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Letter: Support East Linn Museum (Nov. 17, 2021)

Editor:

I am writing to encourage strong support for Sweet Home’s local hometown museum and its staff, the East Linn Museum Society.

This community is blessed with a wonderful asset and resource that should be preserved and supported both economically and with volunteer labor. A museum does not care for itself.

It requires many hours of volunteer labor to catalog and maintain the collection, provide public access and support research efforts. Maintaining the collection and building also requires funds. This museum survives solely on memberships and donations.

Recently, I contacted...