The Journal of York County Heritage is available annually to all members of the Trust as a benefit of membership. The 2015 edition of the Journal is now available for $6.95 in both our Museum Book Shop and online at the Trust's Museum Gift Shop and Book Store.
The 6th year of this publication features an article by Stephen H. Smith on members of one of two African American G.A.R. posts in York County; the David E. Small Post No. 369. Stephen O. Nicholas, Jr. deciphers some of the mysteries pertaining to former minister and industrialist S. Morgan Smith and Rebecca C. Anstine details the lineage of the Blue Ball Inn in southern York County; from its family beginnings to its association with the Children’s Home of York.
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Prior editions are also available for sale at the Museum Book Shop located at 250 East Market Street, York. Supplies are limited, so grab your copy today! Buy each previous edition individually, or buy all four previous editions for the special price of $12.95. They make great gifts for the holidays and other special occasions. Copies are also available for purchase online at the Trust's Museum Gift Shop and Book Store.
The York County Heritage Trust is now accepting articles for the seventh edition to be published in the Fall of 2016. Originally created in 2010 to celebrate York County history, material culture, cultural heritage, and people, articles of original scholarship are accepted. Preference will be given to those authors that utilize the York County Heritage Trust’s collection, either in full or in part. Photographs and/or other illustrative materials are encouraged but not required. The manuscript must be original, unpublished, written in English, and limited to 3,000 words. The deadline for submitting articles is December 1, 2015.
Be a part of history and submit your publication. Please review the submission guidelines carefully.
Questions? Please contact Lila Fourhman-Shaull, Director of Library & Archives, at 717-848-1587 ext. 223.