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Some York County Christmases of the 1890s

It looks like children of over a century ago received plenty of toys for Christmas if they were from well off families, like Morris Small and Henry Spahr Small, pictured here. The photos are from an album of photos taken … Continue reading

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York Wagon Ends up on Market Roof

Lewis Miller Drawing of “Some Wicked Boys at the Market House, 1804” Folk artist and chronicler Lewis Miller doesn’t say if the prank illustrated above occurred on Halloween or not, but it certainly would have been a fitting one for … Continue reading

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