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Camp Security memories tucked inside memoir

J.W. Richley’s memoirs, “Obstacles No Barrier,” offers a full tank of information about the advent of the automobile in York County. But the early-20th-century auto dealer included a wonderful nugget of information in his 1951 autobiography about Camp Security, a … Continue reading

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First history trail stop: Springettsbury’s Camp Security

On the York County history trail … In a visit near the Springettsbury Township site earlier this year, the green field with a rise to its rear just sparkled. But the site features another point of interest. I stood near … Continue reading

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