Photos: The legacy of the 'Root Beer Lady'


One of Molter's two cabins
1 One of Molter's two cabins 
Dorothy Molter
2 Dorothy Molter 
Caring for Molter's legacy
3 Caring for Molter's legacy 
Molter's cabins were moved to Ely after her death.
4 Molter's cabins were moved to Ely after her death. 
Molter used soda bottles for her root beer.
5 Molter used soda bottles for her root beer. 
Root beer ingredients
6 Root beer ingredients 
The museum brews root beer to raise funds.
7 The museum brews root beer to raise funds. 
Peggy Rosett was one of Dorothy's Angels.
8 Peggy Rosett was one of Dorothy's Angels. 
Visitors left paddles for Molter's fence.
9 Visitors left paddles for Molter's fence. 
Museum tour guides JoAnn Bird and Edye Ruoho
10 Museum tour guides JoAnn Bird and Edye Ruoho 
Tour guide JoAnn Bird talks about Molter's cabins.
11 Tour guide JoAnn Bird talks about Molter's cabins. 
The Dorothy Molter Museum
12 The Dorothy Molter Museum