Don't you wish you were at this grand opening? On April 22, 2013, the Oklahoma Historical Society, in partnership with the First Lutheran Church, unearthed a 6-ft x 3-ft x 3-ft (1.83m x 0.91m x 0.91m) chest, buried in the church’s basement exactly 100 years previously.
Dubbed the ‘Century Chest‘, the project was created in 1913 by Virginia Sohlberg of the Ladies Aid Society as a fundraiser to help the church purchase a new pipe organ which is still in use today! Space inside the chest was auctioned off to the public to raise money.
You can read more in an article in the Twisted Sifter web site at: http://twistedsifter.com/2013/05/century-chest-100-year-old-time-capsule-revealed-oklahoma/