Daily Archives: October 4, 2006

Spring Grove museum displays horse gas mask and more

If there’s a better done community-level museum in York County than Spring Grove’s, it would be interesting to see it. (This doesn’t count the county-wide York County Heritage Trust.) Museum curators display all sorts of things, even have a gas … Continue reading

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German or English? York County, Pa., churches disputed language

A recent York Daily Record story on renewed interest in learning Pennsylvania German bears all kinds of lessons for York County today. Primarily, we’re less than 100 years away from those days in which church services were regularly conducted in … Continue reading

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