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Glen Rock Hose and Ladder Co. has protected ‘the Rock’ since 1901 – before-and-after views

Linked in/Neat stuff: Cold Springs Park recalled/Young George Washington on mural +++ The Glen Rock, Pa., Hose and Ladder Co.’s engine house was completed in 1904. This home base for the fire company, ‘Protector of the Rock since 1901’ as … Continue reading

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Segregated 350th Field Artillery Band: ‘The Black Devil Band took well in York’

The (York, Pa.) Gazette and Daily previewed a performance of the 350th Field Artillery “Black Devil” Band, scheduled to perform at the Orpheum on April 17, 1919. Lt. J. Tim Brymn, led the band. The band’s performances impressed a large … Continue reading

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