Sunday, August 7, 2011

Bad Axe Historical Village

In Bad Axe, we stopped to visit a historical village that was open to the public.

It was most interesting!

First, we visited the schoolhouse, the church and the barn, but unfortunately I didn't get any pictures of them.

Then we visited the general store.

On their counter, they had many objects...

including a sausage stuffer

a little shoe

 and a bowtie making kit (cool).

They also carried hats and some clothing.

Then we visited a cabin that had housed eleven children and two adults in its day.

There were only four rooms.
Downstairs, a kitchen

a bedroom

Upstairs, a room where the bathtub and some clothes were kept

and another bedroom with two beds

It was a real trip back in time!

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