Then and Now: Williamstown’s Emergency Influenza Hospital

A modern walk to the places that saw the worst of the suffering during the 1918 Spanish Flu outbreak.


“The sweet strains of music were heard” – Memorial Day in Williamstown

Photographs taken on Memorial Day 1907 in Williamstown, Pennsylvania show a community commemorating its war dead.

“Operations at Williamstown” – The first coal shipments from the mines of Williamstown hit markets in 1865

The Upper Dauphin Register describes the new town being constructed in Williams Valley in a September 1865 edition.