Central Pennsylvania celebrated war-time Christmas in 1917 by welcoming soldiers on leave, big turkey dinners, and plenty of snow.
1917 marked the first war-time Thanksgiving in more than 50. Central Pennsylvania marked the holiday quietly... for the most part.
The Upper Dauphin Register describes the new town being constructed in Williams Valley in a September 1865 edition.
A minister in Wisconsin summons the memory of his father, a Civil War veteran, while advocating war against Germany.
The Upper Dauphin Register describes the booming coal business in Wiconisco Township and predicts a bright future for its "inexhaustible mines."