Match the Money—and the Museum Is Ours! was the rallying cry that launched an ambitious fund drive for the
A fun skit featuring five museum board members starting a whispering campaign brought home the message.
Erseline Rumbach, Lewis County Regent of the Trans-Allegheny Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, approached the podium and announced that her organization wanted to kick off the drive with a $500 donation. Ms Rumbach explained that “the museum is in keeping with part of our goals of preserving regional history”.