3. Oetzman-koenig Cabin

This cabin was constructed in the 1870’s. The cabin was moved to this site intact in 1976. This  two-story, three room cabin with narrow board tongue & grooved floor indicate that this family had the means for these amenities. 

Please note the bed is displaying an early model of today’s box spring. This spring dates back to 1865. In the bedroom, you will find a rope bed.

The Oetzman marriage certificate dated February 20th 1876 hangs on the wall. This home displays many features of day to day life including, table settings, laundry tools, a family Bible, in German and many other necessities of life.