Exhibits

New Exhibits

Upright Steinway piano ordered by Mrs. Emery for her husband for their summer home, Calumet Castle

Display of tools used by Turgeon family who were local boat builders – wood working tools from 1800s and early 1900s

Sewing room which includes treadle sewing machine, sewing supplies including old patterns. Display also includes quilts made in 1800s

Display of antique toys, from doll furniture to dishes and dominoes

Indian basket display which includes baskets made by John Bush, a Mohawk Indian who was an early settler in Clayton. Display also includes Bush’s basket making tools and supplies

Display of souvenir glass items some dating to the late 1890s, display also includes tour booklets from the 1800s

Permanent Exhibits

A Military Display dating from the Civil War to Operation Iraqi Freedom – includes original Civil War documents. The Congressional Medal of Honor awarded to Clayton resident, Joseph Lonsway, during the Civil War is part of the display

911 Display Including a piece of steel from the Twin Towers

One Room Schoolhouse

A Country Kitchen

Other Exhibits

Frontenac Hotel & Calumet Island Display

Horse Racing on Ice

Alpheus Keech – Paintings & Paddles

St. Lawrence Skiff

Frink Sno-Plows display including salesman model of “V” plow which was invented by Carl Frink