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More about York County, Pa.’s love affair with its cars: Linked in with history, 6/22/13

Yorktownsquare.com features the auction of Fred Rosenmiller’s antiques, the reopening of Monaghan Township’s Christ Lutheran Church and a local tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen.

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Civil War 150th: Central York students fuse art and history in quilt

The AP United States history class at Central York High School in York, Pennsylvania, has put forth another interesting project, a quilt representing the causes and contributors to the Civil War.

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York’s First Friday art exhibit ‘Bringing the River to the City’ – Linked in to York County, Pa., history, 3/28/13

York, Pa.’s, First Friday visitors will have an opportunity to see a special art exhibit featuring Visions of the Susquehanna art. This art, as the name suggests, provides scenes along the Susquehanna River. The art was captivating when exhibited at York College of Pennsylvania several years ago, and some of the pieces are part of the permanent collection of the Susquehanna Gateway Heritage Area.

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Can you ID the two girls dwarfed by the piled snow? Linked in to York County history, 3/26/13

Auntie Anne/Central Market’s birthday/Famed Civil War latrine These unidentified girls probably never forgot this moment when the plowed and shoveled snow in York was almost twice their height in place. The location of this photograph, from York City’s 225th anniversary … Continue reading

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Bottle-shaped cars – and the Wienermobile – have rolled on York County-area roads: Linked in to history, 2/12/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers the day when bottle-shaped cars rolled around York, a visit by the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile and a Civil War 150 event sponsored by Good News Jail & Prison Ministry.

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Lincoln Woods Inn waitresses enjoyed meeting John F. Kennedy: Linked in to history, 1/28/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers John F. Kennedy’s visit to York County in 1960, Civil War 150, noted scientists from York and the latest installment of Exit Interviews featuring York Divers.

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