Photos of "Day at the Depot 2012" now on the special events page.

BHS Class of 1957 Donation to the Museum.

Shown left to right. Sandra Gunning Young, Clarence Scroggins, Jane Carr Snider, Powell Dabbs, Charles Horton, and Diane Hyche.

These are some of the classmates on the Class of 1957 Bessemer High School reunion committee that presented Diane Hyche, President of the Board of Directors for the Bessemer Hall of History Museum with a $746.45 check to be used to preserve Bessemer High School memorabilia. The class of 1957 offers a challenge to other Bessemer High School they have reunions that they donate excess funds to the museum.
New donation to the museum collection now on display. The bull wheel from the tipple of the Virginia Mines. Circa 1900.

Come by the museum to see the new "Bessemer's Westlake before the mall" photo display.

WANTED! Old photos of the Bessemer area such as the Spinning Wheel, Pineview Beach, Merry Go Round, Drennen's, Cherokee Beach, the mines and industry, downtown, schools, churches, businesses, etc. Bring your photos by the Bessemer Hall of History Museum so we can scan them and give the original back to you. Or you can donate them to the museum collection so it can continue to grow for future generations to enjoy.