The Broncho John Collection has fascinated Museum-goers since the artifacts were donated to the Porter County Museum by John Sullivan more than half a century ago. On February 18 from 1-4p, the PoCo Muse will unveil updates to this permanent exhibit, featuring newly discovered photos, fresh research, and intriguing stories about the life of Broncho John.
At 2p, learn more about this Wild West showman, veteran, storyteller, and citizen from Porter County Museum Foundation Board member Helen Arvidson. Arvidson’s passion for Broncho John shows in her in-depth research of Broncho John’s comprehensive correspondence. During her talk, Arvidson will share her insights into Broncho John’s character, and discuss some of the unique pieces that make up the Porter County Museum Collection.
Do you remember Broncho John? Visit the Museum between 11a-1p on February 18 to share your stories of one of Porter County’s most notable figures!