A Look Back

Each week, we post a new video discussing Rice and Steele county history, presented by the Rice and Steele County Historical Societies. Join us each Sunday as we take A Look Back and learn how Rice and Steele counties have evolved.

A Look Back: Newsette, Steele County
Twins Jean and Edith Zamboni share the story of the Newsette, a neighborhood newsletter they created when they were children in Owatonna.
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A Look Back: Mammoth Bones, Rice County
Sue Garwood explains how the Rice County Historical Society acquired three mammoth bones.
New episodes featuring Rice and Steele county history are posted to the KRFO-AM YouTube channel and krforadio.com each Sunday at noon, with information courtesy of the Rice and Steele county historical societies…
A Look Back: Victrola, Steele County
Jerry Ganfield shows us how to use the Victrola on display at the Dunnell House in the Steele County Historical Society’s Village of Yesteryear, and tells us why it was an improvement over the phonograph.
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A Look Back: Dalby Database Part 4, Rice County
The obituary search is an invaluable tool in the Dalby Database. Sue Garwood offers helpful hints to maximize your search in part four of four of a Dalby Database tutorial.
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A Look Back: Edison Phonograph, Steele County
Jerry Ganfield tells us about and demonstrates how to use the Edison phonograph currently on display at the Dunnell House in the Steele County Historical Society’s Village of Yesteryear.
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A Look Back: Dalby Database Part 3, Rice County
Sue Garwood demonstrates how useful the Dalby Database’s city directory listings can be in part three of four of a Dalby Database tutorial.
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A Look Back: Dalby Database Part 2, Rice County
Rice County Historical Society executive director Sue Garwood explains how to use the Cemetery Records search in part two of four on a Dalby Database tutorial.
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A Look Back: Dalby Database Part 1, Rice County
Sue Garwood gives an overview of how to use the Dalby Database to search for local historical information.
New episodes featuring Rice and Steele county history are posted to the KRFO-AM YouTube channel and krforadio.com each Sunday at noon, with information courtesy of the Rice and Steele county his…

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