FOUNTAIN AND TALLMAN Museum Curator Marilyn Ferguson points to a brick and slate wall that will be restored by Leland Peterson of Volcano. Peterson was the mortar restoration contractor for the Herrick and Hangmans' Tree building. Democrat photos by Shelly Thorene


Downtown museum closing: Fountain Tallman to be restored

By From page A1 | February 26, 2014

After 162 years, it might be time for a little repair. The Fountain Tallman Soda Works building at 524 Main Street, houses a tiny two-floor museum now, after a past filled with a variety of owners and uses, but the stone, brick and mortar that comprises the building is original and it could use some help.

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