Tag Archives: Warehime-Myers Mansion

This big York, Pa., building stood on the south bank of the Codorus for decades

 This ‪York, Pa., site hosted buildings from the early 1800s until sometime in the first half of the 20th century. Alexander D. Goode School stands on the footprint of this county building complex today. What was this building, standing on the … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Explanations/controversy, For photo fans, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Nostalgia & memories, Unsung/obscure sites | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on This big York, Pa., building stood on the south bank of the Codorus for decades

Great Depression in York, Pa.: ‘There was considerable personal suffering’

Linked in/Neat stuff, below: 113-year-old York countian/Dover ID trial’s 10th anniversary This image highlights the cover of the 2015 ‘Journal of York County Heritage,’ a journal of research about topics from York County’s past. This year’s journal topics: David E. … Continue reading

Posted in A civil action, Archives, all posts, Books & reading, Explanations/controversy, For photo fans, Genealogy/research, Linked in/neat stuff, Local journalism & Web, Nostalgia & memories, People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Great Depression in York, Pa.: ‘There was considerable personal suffering’

People like York County, Pa.’s varied architecture – and what is under those buildings

This tunnel was the main way to move patients and food between buildings at this #YorkPa medical center 60 years or more… Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 York countians are fascinated by buildings – … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Art & artists, Explanations/controversy, For photo fans, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Quizzes & (fun) tests, Unsung/obscure sites, Wheels of York | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on People like York County, Pa.’s varied architecture – and what is under those buildings

Remembering U.S. 30 Drag-O-Way: Linked in with neat York County history stuff, July 15, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com covers Hanover’s anniversary, Musclecar Madness, the Warehime-Myers Mansion and community bands, among other historical topics.

Posted in Archives, all posts, Events, For photo fans, Linked in/neat stuff, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Mail bag, Music & musicians, Nostalgia & memories, People, Uncategorized, Wheels of York | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Titanic ties to York County, Pa., now stands at five

The York Gazette’s front page tells the sad story of the luxury liner Titanic’s sinking 100 years ago today. Hanover exhibit links to Titanic sinking anniversary and Warehime-Myers Mansion birthday For months, years, I’ve put forth three York County ties … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Events, For photo fans, Local journalism & Web, Pain & trauma, People, Uncategorized, York celebrities | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Titanic ties to York County, Pa., now stands at five

Hanover exhibit links to Titanic sinking anniversary and Warehime-Myers Mansion birthday

Karin J. Bohleke is director of Shippensburg University’s Fashion Archives and Museum. She transferred her skills 50 miles west, where she curated an exhibit for the Hanover Area Historical Society. The exhibit, ‘Titanic Fashions: High Style in the 1910s,’ is … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Events, For photo fans, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Nostalgia & memories, Uncategorized, Women's history | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Hanover exhibit links to Titanic sinking anniversary and Warehime-Myers Mansion birthday

Is haunted history really history? Linked in with neat York County history stuff, Oct. 19, 2011

Hanover’s Warehime-Myers Mansion is open to tourists interested in architecture, history and heritage. For the next two weeks, the Baltimore Street mansion will play host to visitors drawn to ghosts, goblins and other Halloween things.  It’s another example of heritage … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Events, Explanations/controversy, For photo fans, Linked in/neat stuff, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Nostalgia & memories, People, Uncategorized, Wheels of York | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Hanover of old in 3-D: Linked in with neat York County, Pa., history stuff – June 26, 2010

An antique stereoscope is put to use at a recent Hanover History Camp at the Warehime-Myers Mansion run by the Hanover Area Historical Society. The camp took kids from indoors to the field. “It’s three-dimensional history,” Ken Weiler, of the … Continue reading

Posted in Antiquing & artifacts, Archives, all posts, For photo fans, Genealogy/research, Linked in/neat stuff, Local landmarks, Mail bag, Nostalgia & memories, People, Small-town life, Unsung/obscure sites | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Hanover of old in 3-D: Linked in with neat York County, Pa., history stuff – June 26, 2010

Two ornate mansions that Hanover Shoe built

The staircase in the Hanover, Pa.’s, Warehime-Myers Mansion is the first thing visitors see in entering this downtown landmark. Notice the Oriental rugs and mahogany stairway. Background posts: Why is Hanover Country Club in Abbottstown? and Wiki profiles eight with … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, all posts, Events, For photo fans, Genealogy/research, Local journalism & Web, Local landmarks, Made in York, People | Tagged , | Comments Off on Two ornate mansions that Hanover Shoe built