Newsletter Archives

The Winters Heritage House Museum Newsletter goes out to our members on a quarterly basis. The newsletter includes our event calendar, historic stories of interest, museum news, and, of course, an historic advice column.  Please feel free to browse our past issues.

2017

3-2017 Newsletter  Bathing History, Trolleys between E-town and Hershey, Ambassador Craig Letter to Rex Tillerson, Lucky Duck History, Quilt Raffle Winner

2016

12-2016 Newsletter  Historic winters of Elizabethtown, Quilt raffle update, Underwear History, Winter Classes

9-2016 Newsletter  Remembrance of war heroes, Buch Manufacturing, Museum projects & store updates.

6-2016 Newsletter  Beep and Huddy, Elizabethtown’s Canal Boat Conundrum, Some Gave All, Memorial Day Parade

3-2016 Newsletter Eagle Scout Project, Mutt the Policeman, New Museum Class Structure

2015

12-2015 Newsletter  Elizabethtown Square fire (1892), Elizabethtown College interns

9-2015 Newsletter  Star Barn moves to Elizabethtown, Kobel Grave at Conoy Crossing (update), Native American Artifacts display

6-2015 Newsletter Fourth of July Parades 100 years ago, Mary Karnes Retires, Seibert Library 248 surnames, Elizabethtown College intern projects

3-2015 Newsletter Remembering Etown heroes Robert Reem and William Port, Haldeman Mansion,1833 Meteor Shower,

2014

12-2014 Newsletter  Elizabethtown High School Bear Mascot history, Kobel Grave and others at Conoy Crossing (Part III),   Chocolate fun facts

9-2014 Newsletter  Old Photos of Elizabethown, new museum logo, Elizabethtown Railroad Photo Exhibit, Kobel grave and others at Conoy Crossing (Part II)

6-2014 Newsletter  Harvey Eshelman’s Blimp on Display at Media WWII Museum, Kobel grave and others found at Conoy Crossing (Part I), Aberdeen Mills

3-2014 Newsletter Simon Bishop Studios, Jamie Rowley Roast, Harvey Reem RR Tunnel Construction Story (1932)

2013

12-2013 Newsletter  Colonial Christmas history, PA Christmas Dutch Traditions, Conoy Creek bridge on West High St., (Alethia White),

9-2013 Newsletter Original town plan by Barnabas Hughes,  Dottie Leban remembered, Elizabethtown 100 Years Ago Photo Exhibit

6-2013 Newsletter Esther Winters and Pharmacy Display, College intern Sarah Thomas, Don Brown Postcard collection

3-2013 Newsletter  Civil War Romance Quilt (Mary Amies letters), Philadelphia Train Trip Planned