The White Oak Historical Society is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization located in Deer River, MN.
Mission Statement: The purpose of the White Oak Society is for the education, appreciation, and cultural enrichment of students and the general public of history, its modern significance, and its expression through the use of arts and interpretation. The objectives of the White Oak Society in relation to its purpose are to provide such in a ‘living history’ environment, to maintain a family-friendly atmosphere, and to stimulate economic growth of the northern Minnesota area.
White Oak Society Board Members
- Willensstark (15th Century) Director
- Shieldstone Director
- Site Manager
- Hall Manager
- Norwesters Director
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