Reimer House - 1878

100 0673Built in 1878, this log house is a typical Mennonite home moved from the nearby village of Hochfeld.  It's 130 years old in 2008. 

You will notice the inside chambered ceiling and the detailing on the outside of the window frames.  Also note the dovetail log construction at the outside corners of the house.

The house was lived in until about 1980, shortly after which it was moved to the museum grounds.


100 0708The photographs in the entry are from the Reimer family and some show the house in it's early days.  A barn was attached to the east side of the house and although the barn no longer remains, the east door in the kitchen would have led to it.   PTM Reimer House Adeline

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