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  • The Model a Museum

    MODEL A MUSEUM located on the Gilmore campus is now paid for, The building was paid for before construction began but we still need to grow the endowment fund, receive money for operations and yearly members.

    Looking forward to seeing so many of you on Model A day At Gilmore on September 16th
    Last edited by Mark Maron; 08-08-2017, 05:33 PM.

  • #2
    Great to hear. While I was not able to help pay for the building, I was able to send parts for the Gleaner combine display. How is progress on that display going? What other items are you in need of? Rod
    Last edited by Rowdy; 08-04-2017, 08:40 PM.
    "Much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three decades, has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded good." Thomas Sowell

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    • #3
      KOOL!!! Now we just have to help with the maintaining account.

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Ray in La Mesa View Post
        KOOL!!! Now we just have to help with the maintaining account.
        YES and this is just as important and why you all need to come to MODEL A Day in Gilmore on Sept. 16 this year!

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        • #5
          That's great! It's a beautiful facility.

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          • #6
            It is paid for now but there are plans to expand as they are out of space. Make a donation, buy a brick, but do something to help. Without a large amount in the endowment fund the place will cease to exist. To give you an idea the AACA museum has a 1.5 million annual operating budget we are much lower but still.

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