Category Archives: Bibles

New local history resources on the York County Heritage Trust website

The York County Heritage Trust Library and Archives has recently added four databases to the YCHT website. For nearly 15 years YCHT has been entering cataloging and description information for its vast collections of manuscripts, photographs, postcards, books, objects and … Continue reading

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York County People Still Reading

Book Blast–ready to go Time for the annual York County Heritage Trust Book Blast. Lots of gently read fiction and non-fiction books are available as well as a nice selection of specially priced local history/collectible books and an assortment of … Continue reading

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York Countians Have Always Loved to Buy Books

This week marks the 10th annual Book Blast at the York County Heritage Trust Agricultural & Industrial Museum, 217 West Princess Street. Thousands and thousands of gently used books are available at very low prices. There is also a specially … Continue reading

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York County People Didn’t Always Speak English

Welsh’s Store in 1902 With Dollar Bible Sign. I still don’t understand why some people get upset when notices are published or signs posted in English and another language, usually Spanish nowadays. They seem to think that English is the … Continue reading

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