Lincoln Area Archives Museum

Hundreds attend Veterans Day ceremonies in Lincoln

Scores of area residents attended two Veterans Day ceremonies Sunday in Lincoln, with 300-plus at a Lincoln Hills ceremony and a standing-room-only crowd of 100-plus at the Lincoln ...

This item was popular years ago

Most readers didn't know the purpose of last week’s mystery item. OK, only one reader knew. We hope that more readers know the purpose of this week's mystery item. ...

Lincoln residents, business donate for fire victims

Lincoln resident Courtney Campbell is collecting donations for fire victims again. This year, she is using a conference room at the Holiday Inn Express as her headquarters and dona ...

Drop off gift cards for fire victims at Lincoln museum

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum is a drop-off point for gift cards to be donated to Camp Fire victims in the Butte County area. The fire, which started Thursday, remains deadly an ...

Patriotic-related focus this week

We stumped readers with last week’s mystery item. But we don’t like doing that. So here’s a hint for this week’s mystery item, pictured above: it has some ...

The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month

The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month marks the end of World War I, “The War to End All Wars,” or so it was hoped.  2018 marks the 100th anniversary ...

Having fun with history

We’re hoping that some readers will shed light on what this week’s mystery item is and when it was popular. If you know or might know what this week’s mystery it ...

Having fun with history

While some of us thought that last week’s mystery item was easy to answer as it was an outdoor thermometer, that was not the correct answer. Just ask any docent at the Lincol ...

Going old school this week

Almost stumped again! Last week’s mystery item was a military-related question and we only received one answer. So this week, we have an easy mystery item to identity in the ...

Stumped again!

No one knew what Lincoln Area Archives Museum President Elizabeth Jansen was standing next to last week. That doesn’t make us feel good because we like hearing about the pas ...

A fond look back at a kitchen item

We’re glad to say that readers knew the identity of last week’s mystery item. We hope that trend continues with this week’s mystery item, pictured here with Linc ...

Where was this week’s mystery item found in the house?

We were surprised that only one reader knew the answer to the name of the street and era featured as last week’s mystery item. Hopefully, more readers will know what the two ...

Lincoln museum prepares to honor veterans

To honor all Lincoln veterans for next year’s 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, known in the United States as Veterans Day, the Lincoln Area Archives Museum is soliciting p ...

Name this street in Lincoln

Not only did we stump readers on what last week’s Lincoln Area Archives Museum mystery item was but we also stumped museum docents. This week’s mystery item is much ea ...

This week’s mystery item might surprise you

You never know what you’ll learn by seeing different artifacts and materials at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum. If you know what this week’s mystery item is and whet ...