History Mailbox

Mailbox features classified advertisements related to Pennsylvania history.

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Mrs. William Ortmiller, 5626 Fairfield Drive, Gibsonia, Pa. 15044 wants information about Carl and John Roeblings of Saxonburg.


Mrs. Louella M. Fox, 325 Harrison Street, Kittanning, Pa. 16201, wants Volume I, Number 1 (Armstrong County) of Pennsylvania Heritage.


Ralph J. Michaels, 395 Bel-Air Drive, Johnstown, Pa. 15904, needs help in locating a complete collection of the 1870 purviance stereoscope photograph of the Pennsylvania Rail road System.


Halfred W. Wertz, 28 DeWalt Drive, Mechanicsburg, Pa. 17055, is researching notable trees of Pennsylvania. He is interested in learnĀ­ing of famous trees (their size, age, historical significance).