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‘1973’ show opens with discussion this Thursday

Do you remember 1973? For those who do or don’t, there is a new exhibit of some fascinating local photos that will take you back 50 years. With its newest exhibit, “Remember 1973?: A Look At Merced Sun-Star’s Photos,” the Merced County Courthouse Museum reviews the various happenings of the time in and surrounding Merced County.…

1929 Photo Piques Interest 

Interest in a photograph of Merced’s Main Street back in 1929 has risen after a story by Sarah Lim — the director of the Merced County Courthouse Museum — made the news recently. Lim says the photo can be traced back to around the time of the infamous Wall Street Crash that led to the Great Depression. In her words, the photo depicts the…

Persistence pays off in Courthouse restoration effort

A $2 million federal appropriation for the restoration of the Merced County Courthouse Museum might not have happened if it weren’t for the determination of local leaders and residents in a community-wide effort. “This could have been left out,” said County Supervisor Josh Pedrozo. “It took a while to get the bill done, and through the…

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