Tag Archives: Pulitzer Prize

Who is the York Barbell man modeled after? And other fun History Mystery quizzes

A lot of people think this iconic weightlifter – the lasting memory many people have of York, Pa. – is York Barbell founder Bob Hoffman. It’s not Hoffman. Weigh in, if you can ID him.

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Photographic work of former York countian David Swanson helps Philadelphia Inquirer team win Pulitzer

Former York countian David Swanson, standing at center, takes his customary position behind the camera as members of the Philadelphia Inquirer staff celebrate their Pulitzer Prize for Public Service. Swanson, two other photographers and five reporters served on the ‘Assault … Continue reading

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Craig F. Walker becomes first York countian to win two Pulitzer Prizes

Denver Post photographer Craig F. Walker, a York Suburban High School graduate, multi-tasks on Monday. He hugs his son, Quinn,  and tells his mom he won a Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography. (It doesn’t get better than that.) That is … Continue reading

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