Blog: Experience John Brown and More

Abolitionist John Brown planned his raid on the Federal Arsonal at Harpers Ferry while staying at the Ritner Boarding House in Chambersburg.

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Miss Mary B. Sharpe, c. 1910. The Broad St. School in Chambersburg was renamed in her honor in 1933. For more info click on the photo.

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King Street School, Chambersburg, 1952. The school was built in 1857 and replaced with a new building in 1962. Today it serves as a community center.

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Interview on News Talk 103.7 FM

Follow this link to hear an interview this morning on News Talk 103.7 FM. Our board President J.T. Green and Director Ann Hull were on the show.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0VWRpfycF2hRlNVYkw3c3F1eWs/view?pref=2&pli=1

Due to anticipated inclement weather we will be CLOSED this Saturday, January 23.

This photo was taken on Lincoln Way West in 1942. Do you recognize the home in the background? Click on the photo to go to our Facebook page and learn more!

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Did someone say snow? South Main St. Chambersburg, circa 1870

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