Lester Burns Mysterious Disappearance

2015-08-08T14:13:42+00:00August 8th, 2015|

LESTER BURNS MYSTERIOUSLY DISAPPEARS IN THE UP-RIVER COUNTRY Last Seen Sunday Morning at K-T Summer Camp Near Snell Creek August 7, 1931 – Herald Times Searching parties have been combing the upper country all week in an effort to locate Lester Burns who was last seen Sunday morning when he walked away from the K-T […]

Kerosene Lamp Collection

2014-05-06T07:51:35+00:00May 6th, 2014|

                  Before electricity was invented or readily available, kerosene lamps were in use as a common household commodity. The White River Museum has a beautiful collection of lamps from the pioneers of Rio Blanco County.

Early Stagecoach

2014-04-14T16:15:11+00:00April 14th, 2014|

Housed in Room 7, is the original stagecoach from the 1800’s in all its glory! At one time, over 100 years ago, Teddy Roosevelt rode in this stagecoach as he came to Meeker for his hunting trips. Today, John Wayne cut-outs protect it.                   Each year, it […]

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