|FAYETTE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
|FAYETTE CO. HISTORICAL SOCIETY
|Also see the "Calendar Page" on the SCV Web site for other events in Fayetteville and surrounding
areas. Also check the Fayette Co. Museum web site, link on our main page.
HOLLIDAY DORSEY FIFE HOUSE MUSEUM SCHEDULE
Architectural Alphabet ; From A to Z there are photos and artifacts that show many of the
elements of design and structure for buildings. We have such a wealth of built environment here
in Fayette County we are celebrating all those small and interesting elements that make each
style so special. Learn what famous architect had a hand if remodeling of a local home. See one
exisiting element. See the size of an antique key, nails hand crafted and used in the building of
our Courthouse, photos of such unususal elements as Sawtooth or and Oriel window. Come in
and see what wonderful parts create our beautiful vintage buildings. Can be seen at the Historical
Holliday Dorsey Fife Museum
New exhibit at the H-D-F House Museum
"Hats Off to You" is a display of vintage headwear from the 1860's to the 1960's. Special
features are a feather cloche from the 1920's, a military hat pin collection, beaver top hats, a
1950's Fedora, photos of local residents wearing the head fashions of years gone by. Ever
wonder who started the John Audubon Society and why ?? Well the display has the answer ! So,
come by and take a look. Hat lovers should really like and appreciate this exhibit. See ya there...
April 21st, Sunday, We have the honor of having Representative John Yates as
our speaker. He is a WW 11 veteran.
The mourning exhibit is again on display at the HDF House Museum. Go to the
Museum photos page to see Mourning Dress and other items. More
5th Annual Historic Cemetery Spirit Walk
Will take place Friday October 19th and Saturday October 20th
Tours will begin at 6:30 p.m.
As a Spirit guide leads visitors through the Historic Cemetery they will hear the personal stories of 10
early Fayette community members.
Tickets will be sold at the Depot;
Mon Oct. 15th – Fri. Oct. 19th
10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
$5.00 for adults $3.00 for children
Both nights starting at 6:00 p.m. tickets will be sold at the Cemetery until 8:30 p.m. All ticket holders will
be given a tour time slot for each half hour, in groups of 10 or so.
This is the only major fundraiser for the H-D-F- Museum.