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Date: 9/15/08     Once upon a time ... Union County was the frontier of European Settlement in Pennsylvania
Date: 10/13/08    The Remarkable Widow Catherine Smith  
Date: 11/10/08     The Congressional Medal of Honor awarded to Second Lieutenant George H. Ramer
Date: 12/08      Old Buffalo Presbyterian Church and Cemetery
Date: 1/12/09      Ludwig Dörr's Town
Date: 2/09     The Underground Railroad, Slavery and Abolition, and Black Families of Uniuon County
Date: 3/9/09      History of Mifflinburg
Date: 4/09     The History of Mifflinburg's Buggy Industry
Date: 5/11/09     Christy Mathewson 1890-1925
Date: 6/1/09    Frank G. Bowie, Disability Rights Activist
Date: 6/29/09   R.B. Winter, A Forester's Vision
Date: 7/09    The Union County Fair
Date: 8/09    New Berlin's Beginnings
Date: 9/09    Early Schooling in Union County
Date: 10/09  Grave News
Date: 11/09  Searching for Indian History
Date: 11/09  The Lewisburg Opera House
Date: 1/10   The Lewisburg Chronicle - One Hundred Years Ago  
Date: 2/10   Slavery and the Underground Railroad
Date: 2/10   Telephone History
Date: 3/10   Women's Liberty "Justice" Bell
Date: 4/10   Lewisburg to Mifflinburg Turnpike
Date: 5/10   The Civil War Monument
Date: 6/10   Penns Creek Arks and Butter Rock
Date: 7/10   The Dale Engle Walker Farm
Date: 8/10   Mazeppa
Date: 9/10   J. F. Groover and Bro. Store, Lewisburg, PA
Date: 10/10  Furnace Road  (Union Iron Works in Winfield, PA)
Date: 11/10  From "Union County's Role in World War I"   
Date: 12/10   Let There Be Light, Lewisburg's Style
Date: 1/3/11   One Hundred Years Ago
Date: 1/31/11  William H. Blind & Union County Sleds  
Date: 2/11   Benjamin Kurtz Focht - Journalist, Publisher & Politician
Date: 3/11   Theo Christ and the 1850's
Date: 4/11   Pioneer Psychologist Headed Unique Institution
Date: 5/11   Decoration Day
Date: 6/11  Hairy John  
Date: 7/11  Some Floods
Date: 8/11   Development and Changes for Union County River Towns
Date: 9/11  Postal Service in 1911
Date: 10/11   Union County Kline Family and the Civil War
Date: 11/11   The Hyman Hotel, Winfield, Union Township, Union County
Date: 12/11   Downtown Lewisburg
Date: 1/12     The Judges Project
Date: 2/12     Theo Sterner Christ, 19th Century Doctor
Date: 3/12     Photographers and Post Cards
Date: 4/12    Missing Mifflinburg Cemetery
Date: 5/12      Snook's Mill
Date: 6/12      Samuel Maclay, Colonial Surveyor
Date: 7/12      The Civil War Diary of William Harrison Hursh
Date: 8/12    "Mrs. Emma Bucknell Survives Titanic Despite Disregarding Instincts"
Date: 9/12      Hartley Township, Union County PA
Date: 10/12    Samuel Maclay, Colonial Surveyor
Date: 11/12   Redware Potters in Union County
Date: 12/12    Once Upon a Time ... There Were Railroads in Union County
Date: 1/13     Civil War and the Emancipation Proclamation - 150 Years Ago
Date: 2/13    1933, The Summer of Prison Breaks
Date: 3/13    Pennyslvania Canal System
Date: 4/13    Bicentennial 2013
Date: 5/13    Sarah Winter Indenture 1802
Date: 6/13   Gettysburg
Date: 7/13   Enoch Miller Building in Mifflinburg
Date: 7/28/13   John George Obermyer 1727-1805 Early German Settler in Union County, PA
Date: 8/13  An Early History of the Lewisburg Chair and Furniture Company
Date: 9/13  Logging in Central PA
Date: 10/13 Union County Gunsmithing
Date: 11/13 American Indians of the Susquehanna River Area
Date: 12/13 Water-powered Gristmills of Union County
Date: 1/14 January, 1914
Date: 2/14 Slavery and Emancipation: Contradictions and Challenges
Date: 3/14 A Village Dies in Union County
Date: 4/14 The Old Log Academy and the Lewisburg Academy
Date: 5/14 Samuel Wolfe: A Union County Military Man
Date: 6/14 Before D-Day / D-Day
Date: 6/29/14  A Special Setting in Union County
Date: 7/14 The Lewisburg Cemetery
Date: 8/14 The Art of Early Photography in Union County
Date: 9/14 William Cameron and the Silsby Steam-powered Fire Engine
Date: 10/14 Mildred Focht: Student in Berlin at the Time of the Rise of the Nazis
Date: 11/14 Ario Pardee and the Pardee Lumbering Company
Date: 12/14 Record-setting Chautauqua in 1925
Date: 1/15 Flooding on the Susquehanna West Branch
Date: 2/15 French Jacob
Date: 3/15 Rev. Dr. Robert Lowry - Professor, Minister and Composer
Date: 4/15 The Nolan Gang Prison Escape

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Derr House
Ludwig Derr's House in Lewisburg, PA.

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