Unique perspective to be given on county historical figures
COLUMBIA CITY — A special guest speaker will be hosted by the Whitley County Historical Museum Saturday, Feb. 22 at 11 a.m.George Ironstrack, Myaamia tribal educator and historian will to share historical accounts of Chief Little Turtle and William Wells from the Whitley County area. Admission to this program is free. This program was made possible in part by a grant from the Whitley County Community Foundation.The Whitley County Historical Museum, housed in the home of Thomas Riley Marshall, is dedicated to preserving the history of Whitley County. This is achieved through educational programs, artifact preservation and collection, exhibits, publications, and collaboration with related groups. The museum is located at 108 W. Jefferson St. in Columbia City. Museum hours are Tuesdays through Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon. Admission to the museum is free.