History, Historical Society, Library
Most of the artifacts in the Museum were actually used by individuals living in and around Wilson. In addition to artifacts, the Museum is very involved in preserving and recording the history of Wilson and the region. Microfilm copies of all Wilson newspapers in existence are located in the Museum. Obituaries of many Wilsonites and area residents are available. Additionally, articles are being collected and placed into albums about Wilson and area history.
History, Historical Society
The Eskridge Hotel is owned and operated by the Wynnewood Historical Society, which was organized in October, 1973. The society has been incorporated as a non-profit organization, and has been recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax exempt entity. The first officers of the organization were Chairman, Mike Grissom; Secretary, Jeanne Dark; Treasurer, Betty Carter; Publicity Chairman, Leona Holland, and Program Chairman, Lewis L. Shirley.