Daily Archives: July 22, 2008

Codorus Valley preservation group promotes history of other towns, too

This ticket to the nation’s Centennial celebration of 1876 is part of Robert Shaub’s collection. It was recently printed in the Codorus Valley Chronicles, a monthly publication of the Codorus Valley Area Historical Society. The newsletter wraps up the society’s … Continue reading

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What’s a privy? a woman asked. ‘It’s an outhouse,’ came the answer.

Kenneth Johnson poses in the original outhouse on an Adams County property he has remodeled. Outhouses can still be seen dotting the York/Adams countryside. For those trying to keep historical accuracy in remodeling old farmhouses, they’re an integral part of … Continue reading

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