'Antiques Day' at Kirkham Auto Museum and Senior Citizen Center

Mike Kirkham stands next to a 1925 Ford Model T at the Kirkham Cars Auto Museum. The museum will be open from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9, as part of the Bingham County Historical Society 'Antiques Day.' The museum is located at 1069 W. Bridge St. in Blackfoot, next door to Odells Furniture. When a person purchased a Ford Model A in 1928, a tool kit came with it. The tool kit is on display at the Kirkham Cars Auto Museum at 1069 W. Bridge St. in Blackfoot. The museum will be open from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9, as part of the Bingham Historical Society 'Antiques Day.' Mike Kirkham shows off a parts book that is part of the Kirkham Cars Auto Museum at 1069 W. Bridge St. in Blackfoot. The museum will be open from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9, as part of the Bingham County Historical Society 'Antiques Day.'
By: 
LESLIE MIELKE
Staff Writer

The Kirkham Cars Auto Museum will be open from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9, as part of "Antiques Day," sponsored by the Bingham County Historical Society. The museum is located at 1069 W. Bridge St. (next door to Odells Furniture) in Blackfoot.
The museum features a variety of cars built in the '20s and '30s as well as tools, molds, license plates, gas pumps and a 1953 Ford six-cylinder tractor. This year, "Antiques Day" will take place in two venues—the Kirkham Auto Memorabilia Museum and the Blackfoot Senior Citizens' Center at 20 E. Pacific St. in Blackfoot.
The event is free. People are encouraged to bring their antiques for "show and tell." Bring items to the Senior Center at 4:30 p.m. to display them. The event is open from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9.
Tables will be set up on which to place items.

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