Daily Archives: March 10, 2007

Tomb of unknown soldier in York, too

This headstone marks the spot of a Yankee soldier in Prospect Hill Cemetery. It’s taken from the York County Heritage Trust’s “A Walking Tour of Civil War-Era Residents.” The story of an unknown Union soldier originally interred at Emig’s Grove … Continue reading

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Hedy Lamarr’s visit to York long remembered

Hedy Lamarr stumps for bond sales at York Safe & Lock’s ordnance plant in 1942. Those buildings make up part of Harley-Davidson’s Springettsbury Township complex. Hedy Lamarr’s visit to York Safe & Lock’s naval ordnance plant in 1942 was one … Continue reading

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