Artifact of the Month Archive

Emerson “Patriot” Radio

With a world war looming, Emerson Radio and Phonograph Company began producing the “Patriot” line of radios in 1940.

Fork and Spoon Set

Elegant pattern names accompany this circa 1890 serving set: “Assyrian Head” for the fork and “Fontainebleau” for the spoon.


Stamped on the spine of this circa 1850 earthenware “book” is the title, “Departed Spirits.”

Class of 1922 Ring

Frances Slaughter wore this senior ring as a member of Fayetteville High School’s Class of 1922.