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Happy Independence Day!

On January 20, 1961 John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address inspired Americans to see the importance of civic action and public service. His historic words, which...

Harlansburg Station Transportation Museum

Harlansburg Station Transportation Museum 424 Old Route 19 New Castle, PA 16101-8436 Tel.: 724-652-9002 URL: Harlansburg Station Transportation Museum     This is a story on the creation of one man's dream, his...

Old Economy Village

Old Economy Village 270 Sixteenth Street Ambridge, PA 15003 Tel.: 724-266-4500 URL: Old Economy Village     In 1804, the followers of the Separatist George Rapp (1757-1847) emigrated to America from Iptingen...

Old Stone House Site Of “Stitches”

A program at the Old Stone House will feature how people have used textiles for practical and creative purposes throughout history. “Stitches in Time” will...

Joden World Resources

Joden World Resources 144 S. Broad Street Grove City, PA 16127-1523 Toll free: 800-747-7552 Tel.:        724-458-6710 Fax:        724-458-0928 E-mail: joden@joden.com URL:    Joden World Resources     "You can go to a...

Harmony Museum

Harmony Museum 218 Mercer Street Harmony, PA 16037 Tel.: 724-452-7341 URL: Harmony Museum     Historic Harmony, Inc. was founded in 1943 and operates the Harmony Museum, which interprets 250 years of rich...
Ota Benga at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904

Human Zoos: America’s Forgotten History Of Scientific Racism

If you have not already seen or ordered the new documentary Human Zoos, by John West, you should. You can watch the film now...

July Morning

There I was on a July morning Looking for love... Uriah Heep https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSWdLdp7po  
George Washington

Hikers Take Washington’s Journey Through Butler Co.

Hikers will walk through the same area this weekend that George Washington journeyed back in the 1700s. The walks on Saturday, February 24, in Slippery...

Google Doodle Celebrates America’s Workers On Labor Day 2018

Google Doodle did not take the day off Monday, when it hailed the American worker on Labor Day. It has been a federal holiday since...