Renting the Michael L. Smith Room

Rental of the Michael L. Smith Room

Are you aware your group may rent the Michael L. Smith Room for $50.00 per 4 hour rental. The room has a seating limit of 50.  If you are a member of the Scott County Heritage Center and Museum (membership annual fee is $20.00 per family at same residence), the fee is $25.00.

Great place for your Graduation Party, Baby Shower, Small Weddings, Wedding Reception or Birthday Party!

Call the Museum, 812.752.1050 and speak to Jeanne Abbott, Executive Director to schedule your date.

Nights and Weekends are available at same fee.

Collings Richey book

The Collings, Richeys and The Pigeon Roost Massacre, Vol. II 

This amazing genealogical companion book was completed in 2013.  There are less than 50 left of this book and it contains over 1000 pages plus indexed by those in the book and those that supplied information.

The price is $100.00 for the indexed hard back book.  ON SALE  $75.00

7% for Indiana Residents for the IN State Tax.

$8.00 for shipping fees.

If purchasing by mail, please send your check, money order or credit card today to:

Scott County Museum

1050 S. Main Street

P.O. Box 122

Scottsburg, Indiana 47170-0122

No Credit Cards accepted.

Let your local library know, they may like to buy a copy for their collection.

Questions call 812.752.1050 or

When you receive your copy, if you find errors, feel free to send them to for filing corrections in the Scott County Genealogical Society, Inc. files for future researchers.

Book I that was printed in 1980 & reprinted in 2003 are sold out. 

 Plans are to reprint in 2023.  

No price known at this time.

The third updated book will be in later in the year.  At this time, it appears it will be $100, but no orders are being taken at this time.  2020.   Pre-orders have already met the deadline.

If you have new information on marriages, births, deaths and etc. please send all info to for record keeping.  All of this information will be filed in the Scott County Genealogical Society Research Rooms for future researchers.