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Title Clay County Fair Collection
Call Number MS 281
Extent 5 boxes
Dates of Creation 1990,2000,2010
Scope & Content This collection contains items from the booths at the Clay County Fair. Items include: political pamphlets, business brochures, stickers, information books, and contest entry forms. The booth’s topics range from political associations to local businesses. The collection covers 1990, 2000, and 2010. The collection also contains photos and negatives from the 1990 and 2000 fair.
Admin/Biographical History The Clay County Fair has been held in Barnesville Minnesota since 1914. The fair lasts four days and features livestock shows, exhibits from 4H as well as from Clay County residents, booths, grandstand entertainment, midway and food.

Subjects Fairs
Politicians
Political issues
Barnesville (Minn.)
Business enterprises
Livestock judging
4-H clubs
Exhibitions
System of arrangement The Clay County Fair Collection is divided into three series from 1990, 2000 and 2010. Boxes one and two contain 1990, boxes three and four contain 2000 and box five contains 2010.
Access Conditions There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law.
Copyrights The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright of the state of Minnesota which may be involved in the use of this collection.
Language of Material English
Archival History Collected and donated by Mark Piehl.
Containers Booth Assignments
Clay County Association of Retarded Citizens
Clay County Department of Solid Waste Management
Clay County Historical Society
Clay County Minnesota Citizens Concerned For Life
Clay County Sheriff’s Department
Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District
Clay/Wilkin Tobacco Use Prevention Project, Clay County Health Department
Dean’s Bulk Service, Barnesville
Johnson-Rogers Implement – Barnesville
Lake Agassiz Regional Library
Lindsey Soft Water Moorhead
Mary Kay Cosmetics
Minnesota Democratic Farmer Labor Party
Minnesota Independent Republican Party 1 of 2
Minnesota Independent Republican Party 2 of 2
Nelson Window and Glass
Premium List Clay County Fair 1990
Pretty Pet- Barnesville / Friendly Home Parties
Princess House
Red River Valley Cooperative Power Association / Rural TV
Red River Valley Winter Shows
Rusco Window
Sabin Lions Club
Stanley Home Products
St. Johns/ St. Angar Hospital
Watkins Products
1990 Clay County Fair Photographs-1
1990 Clay County Fair Photographs-2
ABC Seamless Siding
Barnesville Potato Days
Booth Assignments
Brinley’s
Clay County Historical Society
Clay County Sheriff’s Department
Creative Memories
Curb Design
Discovery Toys
Dish Network
Electrolux
Minnesota Care
Minnesota Citizens Concerned For Life
Minnesota Democratic Farmer Labor Party
Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Clay County Ag Inspector
Minnesota Trapping Association
Pampered Chef
Party Lite
Princess House
Red River Valley Power Cooperatives and Norman Safety and Security
Republican Party of Minnesota
Rural Life Outreach
Soil and Water Conservation District
Tahitian Noni
Usborne Books At Home
Wireless Touch/ Tubs of Fun
Watkins
2000 Clay County Fair Premium List and Events
Photos at Clay County Fair 2000
Photos at Clay County Fair 2000
Barnesville Potato Days
BurKTek
Classic Outdoor Wood Furnace
Clay Soil and Water Conservation District
Cookie Lee Fine Fashion Jewelry
Creative Memories
DFL Party
Eniva
Ester Dowling
Farm Service Agency
Gutter Topper
HCSCC
Jewels By Park Lane
Karen Swaser
Minnesota Citizens Concerned For Life
Minnesota Deer Hunters Association
Play By Play DJ By Andrew Rosen
Red River Valley Cooperative Power Association
Republican Party
Scentsy
Sophisticated Cowgirl Jewelry
Tastefully Simple
Tupperware
U of M Extension Clay County
Watkins
Woodmaster Plus