Daily Archives: February 2, 2009

The ornate, but now-demolished York City Market House in living color

The Dempwolf-designed City Market, with its 140-foot tower, stands sometime before its 1960s demolition in the block bordered on two sides by York, Pa.’s South Duke Street and East College Avenue. Background posts: Striking architecture lined York’s South Duke Street … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Explanations/controversy, Farms & fields, For photo fans, Genealogy/research, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Nostalgia & memories, Unsung/obscure sites | Leave a comment

Is this a York County farm truck or is it just a wagon with a motor?

Ruth Myers, left, and Ruby Myers, right, twin 5-year-old Thomasville-area sisters sit in a Chase quarter ton pickup truck 1948. At that time, the truck was 50 years old. This photo was published in The (York, Pa.) Gazette and Daily … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Farms & fields, For photo fans, Genealogy/research, Local journalism & Web, Made in York, Nostalgia & memories, Small-town life, Wheels of York | Leave a comment