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1970s Gallery numerous artifacts from the 1970s including fashions, music, tv and movie items.  Featured item is a geniune pedigreed Pet Rock in a box.
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Pet Rock
A “pet carrier” for the famous Pet Rock, a fad developed by advertising executive Gary Dahl during the 1970s. The fad lasted approximately six months, ending by Christmas of 1975, making Dahl a millionaire.

1970s

The turbulent 1970s come to life in this multi-media exhibit.  Visitors experience the sights and sounds of a time when our country was rocked by scandal, protest, and violence.  This was the America that Gerald R. Ford faced upon becoming the 38th President of the United States.  Bell-bottom jeans, love beads, eight-track tapes, and the Pet Rock are just a few of the objects on display.