→ Historical society cranks out a special project on county mills
The book will be published in March the book will:
“documents the origin, chain of ownership, stories and ultimate fate of 117 of the estimated 150 mills that once operated throughout the county.
“Content includes a bibliography, index and glossary along with end notes for each write-up and a variety of period maps, drawings, old newspaper ads and current and vintage photographs. The book has chapters on the socio-economic effect of mills and biographical sketches of major mill owners from throughout the county.”
The Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad, affectionately known as the Ma & Pa, connected Baltimore and York on a narrow-gauge line that traced a meandering, scenic 77-mile route. In the days ...
→ The Historian: Clover, Part I - Berks-Mont News
→ The Historian: Clover, Part II - Berks-Mont News
With the hot summer months upon us your going to want to visit the Cave Hill Park & Nature Preserve in Carlisle, PA. Cool off in the 52° cave located on directly ...
→ Fish bypass helps owner retain historic Heishman’s Mill - The Sentinel
→ Bygone Days: ‘A People and a Land’: A preview of a series
Attention local history buffs: Jeff Wood will be presenting a seven week series of presentations pertaining to the ...
PHOTOS| Ma & Pa Railroad Heritage Village – Muddy Creek Forks, PA
The Historian: Clover, Part I & II
Cave Hill Park & Nature Preserve in Carlisle, PA
Fish bypass helps owner retain historic Heishman’s Mill
‘A People and a Land’: A preview of a lecture series on Cumberland County history