Daily Archives: February 17, 2009

Great Depression work: ‘It was the largest thesis in the history of the history department’

This video, part of the York Daily/Record Sunday News ‘Remember” oral history series, provides memories of the Great Depression. This Associated Press photo shows the Depression homeless in New York City. Background posts: It couldn’t happen in York County? Women … Continue reading

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A short test of your York black history knowledge – Part III

Community leader W. Russell Chapman earned that reputation for his work in public office – and in the private sector. Read below to find out his public service. Background posts: A short test of your York black history knowledge – … Continue reading

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