History & Heritage in Dutch Country Roads PA

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  • 2201 N. 6th Street Harrisburg, PA 17110-2406
    April 14, 1861, news of the bombardment and surrender of Fort Sumter had reached President Abraham Lincoln. At that time, he called for 75,000 volunteers. Governor Andrew Curtin also made a plea to...
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  • 2221 N. 6th St Harrisburg, PA 17110-2406
    717-901-3515
    The beginning of the Camp Curtin Church can be traced May 12, 1889. Within a year, the Curtin Heights Methodist Episcopal Church was built. The original structure was lost to a fire December 30,...
  • 6th And Woodbine Sts Harrisburg, PA 17120-0001
    717-233-0335
    This landmark honors the largest Union Army camp of the Civil War. It was used as a training camp.
  • Penn Park York, PA 17315
    After the battle of Gettysburg, Yorkers sent over 30 wagons filled with nurses, volunteers, food and supplies. Doctors at York Hospital treated more than 14,000 soldiers during the war, losing only...
  • Hanover and High St. Carlisle, PA 17013
    Carlisle was laid out and settled by Scots-Irish immigrants in 1751 and became the center of their settlement in the Cumberland Valley. Carlisle was incorporated as a borough on April 13, 1782. In...
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  • 297 Steinwehr Ave. Gettysburg, PA 17325-2815
    717-334-6245
    Easy-to-use 90-minute tour cassette or CD with music and sound effects that lets you set your own pace...in your own car...while a knowledgeable guide describes the highlights mile by mile. Map...
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  • 119 N. 10th St. Reading, PA 19601-3704
    610-371-8713
    The Central Pennsylvania African-American Museum is housed in a church that was once a stop on the Underground Railroad. The museum contains a large collection of artifacts, art objects, books, and...
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  • 700 Block of Centre Avenue Reading, PA 19601
    610-375-7860
    One of Reading' s first suburbs, Centre Park Historic District is comprised of 840 properties of Victorian and early 20th Century architecture. Annual events include: Christmas House Tour, Garden...
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  • 100 Lincoln Way E. Chambersburg, PA 17201-2291
    717-264-7101
    The Chambersburg Heritage Center is located at the scenic center of Franklin County's seat, Chambersburg, PA. The Heritage Center is open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and Saturday 10 a.m....
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  • Market St. Harrisburg, PA 17101
    The Chesters were one of the leading African American families in 19th century Harrisburg. George Chester [d. October 17, 1859) operated a restaurant with his wife Jane Marie [d. March 19, 1884) at...
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