Scott County History

Scott County 175th Anniversary

anniversary sealOn December 30, 2012 Scott County will be commemorating the 175th anniversary of when it became a county government in 1837.


Be A Part of Scott County History Poster


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Tune in to this page throughout the year for events and activities recognizing this anniversary.


Scott County Cornet Caper - by the Putnam Museum

Put your skills of regional history and county landmarks to the test with a participatory gaming experience hosted by the Putnam Museum.

Starting in January, 2012 with new clues each month through December. Join us in solving the case. Participants are eligible for monthly prizes as well as a grand prize.

Find instructions on the event web site.