Digital Harrisburg: Beginning of the Year Update Fall 2017

  Hello, Rachel from the Digital Harrisburg team here. There are lots of exciting announcements for the upcoming year, but first I should explain what projects I tackled over the summer. First of all, I dove into the world of 1900 property values for Harrisburg. After downloading images captured from an annual Tax Assessment book, … Continue reading Digital Harrisburg: Beginning of the Year Update Fall 2017

#ThrowbackThursday 10/6/16: A School for Boys

Welcome back to the second installment of Throwback Thursday, where we examine something from the Harrisburg Telegraph exactly 100 years ago.   October 6th, 1916 On this day a century ago, the Harrisburg Telegraph publish an article about an influential woman of Bedminster, Pennsylvania, a township two-and-a-half hours east of Harrisburg (by modern standards of travel). The … Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday 10/6/16: A School for Boys