Our Czech Museum http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/ Our Czech Museum BCCHM Museum Sign in the fornt yard. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716693 177716693 Czech Museum Old Polasek house fixed up for the museum. How the Czechs lived. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716692 177716692 Museum house Different view of the house http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716694 177716694 Kitchen From left to right: Cabbage grater for making sauerkraut, wash board for doing laundry, bottle capper for making homemade root beer or beer. On the table is a wooden mixing dish. Sitting on the floor is a hand cranked ice cream maker. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716707 177716707 Kitchen In the kitchen- Hanging on the wall is a bread board. Under it on the floor is a butter churn, an anvil is sitting on a block of wood. These were used by blacksmiths to hammer out tools, horse shoes and other heated iron items. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716706 177716706 Kitchen in the museum Old wood burning stove used by the Czechs. Most of our people came from Moravia and they used hand carved wood kitchen tools. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716695 177716695 Room in the house One of the outfits worn by the Czechs. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716696 177716696 Other side of the room Friendship quilt made in 1933. Many dolls in Czech dress. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716697 177716697 Entrance room Hammer dulcimer from the Czech Republic. Old pump organ on rt. Wall. Spinning wheel next to organ. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716698 177716698 Entrance room Hammer dulcimer cover with one of the Czech emblems. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716704 177716704 Entrance room The pump organ with a hand cranked record player on top. Photo of one of the Czech Muesuems in the Czech Republic. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716705 177716705 Entrance room Miniature bee hive. The Czechs had decorative bee hives http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716699 177716699 Family room/bedroom Old foot pedal sewing machine on the left. Baby cradle. Czechs believed the Kitchen Witch was good luck. This one is hanging in the family room. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716700 177716700 Family room/bedroom On the left is a hand crank record player. Baby bed with oil lamp hanging over it and old photos on the wall. Next to the bed is a wood burning stove/heater. These were used for heat and some cooking or heating of water. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716703 177716703 Back room Map of the Czech Republic with pictures and books from there. http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716701 177716701 Back room Flag of the Czech Republic http://burlesonczechmuseum.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177716702 177716702