On the weathered railway platform of this faded sugar town, retired mechanic Pedro Ramon Prieto Napoles, 74, awaited the “Hershey train” and waxed nostalgic about the years the mill was humming.
Source: Traces of Hershey’s model town live on in Cuba – Philly.com
Follow the link to see photos of the Cuban industrial town built by Milton Hershey in 1916 to supply his chocolate making factories with sugar.
An old postcard showing Pennsylvania chocolate magnate Milton Hershey’s sugar cane plantation and mill in Hershey Central, Cuba, in the early part of the 20th century.
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→ Celebrations set for Milton Hershey’s birthday - WPMT FOX43
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→ Our Story: Historic lamp to be illuminated again - Lebanon Daily News
The massive "electric candelabra" will be reassembled and put on exhibit at The Hershey Story.
→ A Rare Look Into Historic Hershey Buildings - abc27 WHTM
Tour will include five buildings designed by Lancaster architect C. Emlen Urban. Ticket Info: $10 in advance; $12 tour day. Call The Hershey ...
Want to take a look inside the house that chocolate built? Then follow the link. The house was designed by Lancaster, PA architect Urban, C. Emlen (1863-1939) and completed in 1908. Click ...
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