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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Object Spotlight: Who wants ice?

Ice Card

Getting ice wasn’t always as convenient as going to the refrigerator. At one time wagons delivered it directly to homes. Once ice boxes were invented it was delivered in trucks.

So in the days of direct delivery, these signs were hung in the wind...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

This is Us: A Mansfield History Project

Mansfield Mill building in the background with text stating, "This is Us, Mansfield History Proje

Historic preservation is more than just the places and events important to the City’s past. It’s also about the experiences of the people who live here.  In 2020, Mansfield celebrate the 130th anniversary of the City&rsquo...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Man House restoration project underway

Ralph S. Man House

The homestead of Mansfield co-founder Ralph S. Man was purchased this year by the City and will soon be a historical museum.

The property, located just west of Historic Downtown Mansfield on Broad Street, will undergo a restoration process over the next se...

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