Wake Forest Historical Museum

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“The Has-Beens”

They’ve done so much for us, and now it’s time for the Wake Forest Historical Museum to formally thank that wonderful group of supporters known as “The Has-Beens.” Led by … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

2012 Honorees

This year’s annual meeting allowed us to honor some of the incredible people who’ve made this museum a reality. First among our strongest supporters are “The Has-Beens”… that group of … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Happy 90th Birthday, Dr. Wilson!

Wake Forest College Birthplace Society Resolution of January 29, 2013 Whereas, Edwin Graves Wilson ’43, a native of Leaksville, North Carolina, fell in love with Wake Forest the first time … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · 4 Comments

Mission

To preserve and share the unique history and culture of Wake Forest – College, Town, and University.