A series of digital exhibits designed to let you explore the social history of Harrisburg.
Coming 2022-2023 — curated collections of social and historical datasets of Harrisburg available for download. Harrisburg Population The Influenza Outbreak of 1918 (the Spanish Flu) For context and discussion of data, see Sarah Wilson Carter, “The 1918 Influenza Outbreak in Harrisburg” (pp. 148-154) [available for free download from the PHA website]
Blossoming of Lincoln Cemetery
As little yellow flowers started to bloom across the graveyard, honoring every ancestor that breathed life into them, the Spring 2023 semester has come to an end, and it is high time to wrap up everything that has been done to push this project forward until now. I was stunned momentarily when I stepped into…