What do you do when the lights go out, the sirens come on, and the bombs begin to fall? A public announcement from 1942 told Pennsylvanians how to survive.
Anton Haake served in the Union Army during the Civil War. In 1869, his life came to a sad conclusion near Lykens, PA.
The Washington Rifle Company of Lykens, Pennsylvania on the eve of the American Civil War.
In honor of baseball's opening day, I bring you this. A newspaper story covering the newly formed Williams Valley League in the summer of 1906. Baseball became a phenomenon in the region, and several players from the league's teams went on to successful careers at higher levels. This time period also proved instrumental in developing … Continue reading Baseball in Williams Valley, 1906