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DEDICATION DAY

Saturday May 6, 2006
Oroville's Feather Fiesta Days opened with the
Grand Opening of the
BOLT'S ANTIQUE TOOL MUSEUM

Dedication Day Ceremonies started at 8:am sharp with entertainment & commentary by Danny Ray Thomas

At 9:am Charlie Miller introduced the guest speakers to an audience of  200 well wishers

At 9:10 his honor the Mayor, Gordon Andoe, gave the welcome speech, and Parks Commission Chairperson Carolyn Norton gave information on the future plans for the renovation of Oroville's Historic Downtown Green Line

At 9:30 Carl S. 'BUD' Bolt gave a wonderful talk on the
new beginnings as well as the future plans of
Bolt's Antique Tool Museum

Left to Right:
   Carolyn Norton - Chairperson, Parks Commission
Bud & Laila Bolt - Donators of  Bolt's Antique Tool Museum
     Gordon Andoe - Mayor of Oroville, California

As this  picture shows, Bolt's Antique Tool Museum has moved into the existing renovated building, the street and park are being worked on, and the new building to house the future expansion, is well under way.

 ARTICLE from Mercury Register Newspaper - Bolt's Antique Tool Museum to open - May 6, 2006

 ARTICLE from the Digger Newspaper  - Bolt's Antique Tool Museum to open - May 6, 2006

 ARTICLE from This Old House Magazine - Get Cranked For This - November 2007

ARTICLE from The Oroville Outlook Newspaper - The Nuts and Bolt's of a Museum - November 21, 2008

ARTICLE from Chico News & Review - God's tool box  - January 8, 2009

ARTICLE from Truck Parts & Service Magazine - A Brief History of Tools - April 2009

ARTICLE from Japan's Factory Gear Magazine - Bolt's Antique Tool Museum - 2010

ARTICLE & VIDEO from ABC NEWS10/KXTV - Oroville Boasts Worlds Largest Antique Tool Collection - May 2010 

ARTICLE from The Gold City Gazette - Bolts Tool Museum - June 26, 2012

VIDEO from Within Your Reach - Bolts Tool Museum - August, 2012

 

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