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Generous Donation from Brandt Foundation to Be Designated for North Annex Restoration

HMFA is pleased to announce the Brandt Foundation has awarded the organization $5,000. The Association is grateful for this generous donation and support of its efforts to restore the Farmstead. The gift will be applied to the restoration and repair of the 'North Annex,' specifically, the summer kitchen, carriage house, smoke house, wash house and dairy.

Shown at right is Charlotte Wohler, President of HMFA, Evelyn Brandt, co-founder of Brandt Consolidated, and Karl Barnhart, CMO of Brandt Consolidated.

Upcoming Events You Will Not Want to Miss!

December 6 -- Fashion Show and Tea
January 14 -- HMFA Annual Meeting

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015
7 p.m.
Greenview CIA Building

Public welcome and encouraged to attend.

Honor someone special by purchasing a commemorative etched brick to be part of the front walkway of the Marbold Home. 
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Enjoy this 2014 video by Dan Williams of Treetop Productions.

The Historic Marbold Farmstead is a treasured jewel in Menard County, Illinois. The farmstead is located at 21722 State Highway 29, approximately one mile south of Greenview and 20 miles north of the state capital, Springfield.   (Click for map and driving directions.Currently, the Historic Marbold Farmstead Association and the Farmstead's supporters are working to prepare the site for visits and viewing by the public. 

This website is managed by the Historic Marbold Farmstead Association (HMFA), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of the Marbold family legacy and acquisition and restoration of the farmstead property.

Explore the rich history of this land and learn how you can help us turn the neglected farmstead into a beautiful living museum to be treasured by generations to come.

Due to ongoing preservation projects, the Historic Marbold Farmstead currently is open by appointment only.  Feel free to call Charlotte Wohler at 968-5808 or Susan Wilson at 415-1239.

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