August 8, 2016: PORT PROVIDENCE – IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF CHRIS SANDERSON

by Sally Denk Hoey Why does Hanna Sanderson’s name appear as Hanna Carmac Sanderson on her grave marker and her father’s name as Captain Christian Carmack on his handsome obelisk? And what’s the 4’ long buried concrete marker museum president Sue Minarchi uncovered next to the Sanderson lot that spells out SANDERSON? Could it be […]

March 3, 2016: SANDERSON MUSEUM BEGINS 2016 SEASON.

On March 3, 2016, the Christian C. Sanderson Museum re-opens, launching its 48th year of operation. First opened in August 1968, the museum honors the life and times of Christian Carmack Sanderson (1884-1966). Chris was an iconic character who was widely known for his many and unusually varied interests, one of which was his deep […]