Edmonds Historical Museum Blog

This Just In!- Galloping Golf Dice Game

Dice games have been around since before recorded history. They are prevalent in many games we play today. In this This Just In! we take a look at the history of dice and feature the dice game called Galloping Golf. Dice are small throw-able polyhedrons that can rest...

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UnVeiling the UnExhibited- Flexible Flyer Sleds

As the cold settles in Edmonds, so does the hope of children for a heavy snow fall this season. Not only does this mean school will be canceled, but also they get to play in it. Dreams of building snow forts, having snowball fights, and sledding down a...

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This Just In!- A Collection of Cameras

A Collection of Cameras This month we received a collection of cameras from the 1980’s,1990’s and early 2000's. So we decided to go over a brief history of cameras as we look at those from the 1990’s and early 2000’s. The First Camera The first “camera”...

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UnVeiling the UnExhibited- Women’s Swimwear

Swimming and going to the beach has long been a summer pastime in Edmonds. As we wrap up summer, let’s take a look back at the history of women’s swimwear with some swimsuits and photographs of people swimming from the Museum’s Collection. Swimwear has...

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This Just In!- Wooden Toy Logging Truck

This Just In! Wooden Toy Logging Truck Recently, the Edmonds Historical Museum received a wooden toy logging truck. This wooden toy led to an exploration of the history of wooden toys. Toys are items that are used in play. They can be anything...

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