John Q Taxpayer - in front of Hall of Waters
2020.106.7a
DX Station on Thompson Ave
Salt Sulphur Spring Pavilion by Elms Hotel
Milwaukee Depot
Jones Soda Well
Blenders Restaurant (later Gold Dust)
Excelsior Springs Hunt Club
Riding Club in front of Benton Hotel
Regent Spring Park with Swinging Bridge in the background
2020.70.3a
Excelsior Springs Mineral Water Bottling Company
Wabash Depot (now Wabash BBQ)
Excelsior Springs
Excelsior Springs Fair Association Harness Race - 1909
Sheraton Elms Tallyho
First Elms Hotel - 1888
Original Siloam Spring Pavilion - 1888
Siloam Spring Pavilion & Sulpho Saline Pavilion - 1905
2020.106.6a
Castle Rock Hotel (later Spa View Nursing Home)
2020.84.13a
Broadway Buffet (aka Atlas)
John Q Taxpayer - in front of Hall of Waters 2020.106.7a DX Station on Thompson Ave Salt Sulphur Spring Pavilion by Elms Hotel Milwaukee Depot Jones Soda Well Blenders Restaurant (later Gold Dust) Excelsior Springs Hunt Club Riding Club in front of Benton Hotel Regent Spring Park with Swinging Bridge in the background 2020.70.3a Excelsior Springs Mineral Water Bottling Company Wabash Depot (now Wabash BBQ) Excelsior Springs Excelsior Springs Fair Association Harness Race - 1909 Sheraton Elms Tallyho First Elms Hotel - 1888 Original Siloam Spring Pavilion - 1888 Siloam Spring Pavilion & Sulpho Saline Pavilion - 1905 2020.106.6a Castle Rock Hotel (later Spa View Nursing Home) 2020.84.13a Broadway Buffet (aka Atlas)

2021

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Please help us spread the word to all local artists and photographers who've painted or made photoes at Cooley Lake over the years to consider entering the Museum's upcoming art show! More information on the entry forms, which are available at the Museum or via email (message to emuseum101@gmail.com.) Entry forms due Aug. 6! Opening night party on the Second Friday in August -- Aug. 13. Make Friday the 13th your lucky day -- a total of $600 in prizes will be awarded the following Friday. ... See MoreSee Less
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We had the pleasure of meeting some of the great Tiger football team today, along with Coach Smothers. Museum educator Darryl Couts helped show off the Museum -- especially to introduce them to the dueling pistols that Tigers of yesteryear shed blood, sweat and tears for in Excelsior's long rivalry with the Liberty team. Today's Tigers were helping us doing some heavy lifting around the Museum as part of their day of community service days. Great group of guys -- can't wait to cheer them on in action this coming year! ... See MoreSee Less
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Due to continuing weather worries, the outdoor group painting/sketching/photographing sesssion at Cooley Lake was cancelled. Rescheduled for the Sunday after 4th of July weekend: July 11. Same plan: meet at Bohemian Sage at 9:30 am, caravan to Cooley Lake. ... See MoreSee Less
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