We are very fortunate to have quality museums in our county that have displays from years past.
Karen Bond is the president of the group and the Museum is open Thursday and Friday from 11 to 3.
The museum can be shown by appointment. Cell 580-651-7727 Home 580-934-2291
They took the Gate railroad station and converted it to a museum plus added several rooms that house a reception area and more space for many items donated such as machinery that was made of wood, old tools, stagecoach, silica display, many, many old Gate photos of school photos and class annuals. Just to mention a very few.
A neat museum in Beaver county
Open Thursday and Fridays 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Machine shelled Corn and was made mostly out of wood
Gate grew broom corn from seed Use to be main crop here.
Wood machine that made brooms
Butter churn made of wood
Another corn sheller
Residents cut down a "Hangman's Tree" that died and was used during
Kerosene cook stove
Lots of items on display in old Railroad building and other buildings on
A very neat old wagon well used in early days
Silica display all is left from the mine near Gate
Sod houses provided shelter from weather
Chips flew Saturday for
49th annual Cow Chip Toss
The 2018 Cimarron Territory Celebration got off to a
hot start Saturday with the 24th annual "Cow Chip Chili Cook-off" at the
Beaver County Fairgrounds.
We took t