Daily Archives: August 19, 2009

Is the 10th anniversary of York County’s 250th anniversary significant?

The Murals of York program was well under way at the time of the 250th anniversary of York County (Pa.) in 1999. So the Murals of York committee commissioned its painting as a summary of the main events that made … Continue reading

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York Airport memories spawn even more recollections about old York-area airfields

An York County (Pa.) Agricultural and Industrial Museum exhibit features a model of the first York Airport in Fayfield, along Haines Road. John F.M. Wolfe’s ‘Profile of Aviation,’ documents an airstrip operating in Stonybrook in the 1920s. Museum-goers can see … Continue reading

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