About Clovis Big Dry Creek Museum

We display and maintain pictures and artifacts of Clovis M. Cole, the Wheat King of the United States during the 1880-1890's; photos and articles of Marcus Pollasky, a key developer of the Clovis Township; original portion of the 1893 Fresno Flume and Irrigation, which brought lumber and water from Shaver Lake; Indian artifacts; early day pictures and information of over 400 Clovis area families; 1903-1965 graduation pictures of Clovis High School students and school annuals for those years; history of the 1912 First State Bank and their 1924 bank robbery; Clovis Veterans display of WW I, WW II, Korea, Viet Nam, and the Desert Wars; memorabilia of Ken "Festus" Curtis of "Gunsmoke", and much, much, more.

Our Mission

Maintaining and teaching the history of the Clovis, CA and Big Dry Creek area, and providing the population with information about their heritage.

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Edison Phonograph

Edison Phonograph

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May Case

May Case

Lucy Cecelia May Morris Case was born in 1873 in Oklahoma. As a young girl, May was acquainted with Geronimo, Chief of the Apaches, as…

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