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Book Cover for 'Never a Good Girl'The Heritage Farmstead Museum is pleased to announce the release of the book “Never a Good Girl” written by HFM Curator Hillary Kidd & Curatorial Researcher Jessica Bell.

The home now known as the Heritage Farmstead Museum has had a long and intriguing past. From its beginnings as a farm for the tumultuous Farrells, to its time as the home of the world-renowned sheep breeder, Ammie Wilson, and now as a museum, it has always had a fascinating purpose. It is what ties the affluent Farrell and Wilson families together. The goal of this book is to impart the dynamic tale of the Farrell-Wilson family, whose story has never been told. Ammie Wilson once said, “Whatever you do, don’t say I’m a good girl. Folks will laugh.” The same attitude was true of her mother, Mary Alice; they were never good girls…

All copies will be signed by the author, and limited quantities are available. For additional information or questions, please contact Hillary Kidd at

Book Price: $16.95 + tax

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