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Jimmy Stewart Comes Back to Indiana, PA

Jimmy Stewart Comes Back to Indiana, PA

By Janie McKirgan President-Executive Director The most common question we get asked at the museum is “Did Jimmy ever come back to Indiana?” Our answer is yes, many times! Jimmy Stewart always said that he had a “great love and pride for Indiana.” He mentioned his...

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Celebrating During A Pandemic

Celebrating During A Pandemic

By Janie McKirgan President-Executive Director The Jimmy Stewart Museum had big plans for our 25th Anniversary Celebration but you know what they say about best laid plans. We had all sorts of exciting things in the works. There was to be a ribbon cutting/grand...

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Museum Update: It’s A Wonderful Refresh!

Museum Update: It’s A Wonderful Refresh!

By Janie McKirgan President-Executive Director As the new Executive Director of The Jimmy Stewart Museum, I knew I wanted to introduce Jimmy Stewart to a new generation, as well as to honor what makes him so special to past generations. The task was daunting and I...

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James M. Stewart Museum Names new President

In front from left are Carson Greene Jr., interim president of the Jimmy Stewart Museum; Tim Kronenwetter, vice chairman of the board; Janie McKirgan, incoming president; and Lindsey Meola, secretary. In back, from left, Jerry...

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Jimmy Stewart 110th Birthday Celebrations

CELEBRATING JIMMY'S 110th BIRTHDAY "THE JIMMY STEWART WONDERFUL BIRTHDAY FESTIVAL" 18-20 MAY 2018 FRIDAY 18 MAY/6PM THE GEORGE BAILEY AWARD DINNER at Indiana's Rustic Lodge. CALL MUSEUM FOR RESERVATIONS:  724-349-6112 SATURDAY 19 MAY THE RANDY RIGGLE NOSTALGIA SHOW /...

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Winter Post 2017

  Winter 2017     “We love Jimmy, what a great American”   “A magnificent display! We did not know about Stewart’s war role..what a wonderful person” “Brought us to tears, we are so proud of our Jimmy”  “Inspiring”  “Wonderful memorial to a special...

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Stewart and the Golden Age of Radio

Press Release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THE JIMMY STEWART MUSEUM, INDIANA, PENNSYLVANIA CONTACT:  Timothy F. Harley, President of The James M. Stewart Museum Foundation  tharley@jimmy.org  -- 724-349-6112. "Stewart and the Golden Age of Radio" Official Unveiling...

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