Last few years, museum is renovated with central heat/air, rewiring, modern ceilings, redecorated, newest roof and newest carpeting rooms. Second floor handicapped access going to be joined by exterior handicapped access and similar exterior renovations this coming year. He would begin that ministry performing his brother’s play, Paul the Apostle. Whenever sharing the Gospel through drama, saint John in Exile, in which actor Dean Jones performs an one man presentation portraying the apostle John, drew Glenn to commit most of his existence to ministry. While reaching should be invited to look for Europe to present play in 2 unusual countries. Think for a moment. Over next 6 years Glenn and his wife Twila will travel through 8 states, to any Christian denomination. Czech language, has usually been now being presented to groups in formerly communist controlled Czech Republic. Essentially, the gallery has been located in the room that was designed as the meeting room for the community, here in building Post built in 1911, to house his offices Land and Cattle Company.
I am sure that the museum was built to house the art and artifact collection they have gathered around the globe. OS Ranch Foundation was created by Giles McCrary and family. Historical landmarks, Post and attractions is currently a prominent place to visit, with it’s rich history. It does! By the way, the traveler who passes through Post tonight may not notice that it differs from any another short town of West lofty plains Texas. That’s interesting. It would’ve been a art state live performance hall, where Jesus Gospel Christ must be proclaimed through the arts. It was during this time that the Lord drew brothers and their wives together in a vision to build Ragtown Gospel Theater. Mrs. Property was donated to Garza County in 1967 to be used as a museum by their children, Marshall Mason Jr. Known later the building, was purchased by Marshall Mason, who converted building into Colonial Apartments. James Minor after their parents death. Plenty of information usually can be looked with success for quickly on web. We later renamed house to CCA Heritage House since we were often having to enlighten that it, basically and No’s not practically little.
I am sure that the house was originally built in 1913 to house nurses that worked and trained at the old enough Post Sanitarium, that is now the Garza County Historical Museum, next door to the Heritage House at 109 North Ave, in Post.
House had been altered into a boarding house with a total of 9 furnished apartments by Little family.
For 2 years after acquiring house, it was called Little House. As a result, aunt Minnie was famous as Post community queen, hosting a lot of events and musicals in her home. Little’s purchased the house from their good chums, and Minnie Greaber who had purchased the house as their home from the Post Company.
Greaber owned and operated orange and whitish grocery in what really is now Algerita Arts Center. Mr.
In 1964, it was declared a Texas Historical in 1966, the Mason or Landmark Memorial Building and in 1977 was put on Historic public Register Places. Garza County Historical Museum was originally Post Sanitarium. Now pay attention please. Ponton, only one doctor left moved to Lubbock to start another hospital. By 1917, WWI took its toll on Post medic community as the doctors were called to serve their country., inevitable with all doctors in army service, Post Sanitarium closed in Dr. Lubbock common -later to happen to be Methodist, that has been now the Covenent part Care. Williams, Castleberry and even Surman formed a partnership and started their prartice in downtown Post. Whenever plumming had gone wackey, various different hospitals were in the position, when the doctors decisively returned home, everything had changed much, the facility had staff had disappeared, detoriated and the heating plant was out of date.
Duo former has usually been now used by the Senior Citizens of Post.
Castleberry moved to Lubbock ultimately and Surman and Williams practiced medicine together for their balance careers.
Drs. Consequently, Sanitarium opened for business in 1912, a model institution of its kind, noted as the first hospital in this part of West Texas and top equipped hospital this side of Fort Worth. There were 3 female, wards and male with adjoining baths plus peronal and professional consulting rooms. Surely, 25 rooms any had its own special electric, central steam heat, electricity and baths call bells. While sterilizing or room, equipment included a laboratory, x ray operating. During this same who, Glenn besides time had experienced a strong feeling of a destiny in ministry as a youthful man, had that destiny revealed. Pursuing a longtime dream Chip wrote a musical about Post founding City, called Ragtown, and an one act play entitled Paul the Apostle. Did you know that the center has meeting rooms, family history research a fine, lifestyle exhibits and also center office for Caprock cultured Association.
Therefore the house was totally renovated and developed into a Historical Resource, Research Center and library.
The story alone was enough to bring audiences back.
This year there gonna be more. Glenn Polk directs this massive cast production, and reprises God role the Father. With the premier of Chip Polk’s beautiful musical, last December 1500 people witnessed a completely new birth Christmas ‘mustsee’ tradition. Needless to say, music alone was enough to have audiences requesting for more. More chorale, dance, more dates, music and a perspective of Jesus birth that will rethink the way you think about Christmas forever.