The Villisca Historical Society, Inc. shall collect,
preserve, interpret and display artifacts, photographs and documents to shed light on the
natural, civil and political history of the City of Villisca, Iowa.
It will develop programs and services to promote public
awareness, scholarly research, and appreciation of Villiscas unique history.
This society will foster excellence and leadership,
historical inquiry, believing that an understanding of the past illuminates the present
and gives vision to the future.