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Jan 10, 2011

Summer of the Spill. Presented by Geremea Fioravanti, M.S., Harrisburg Area Community College & V.P., D.C.I.S. During the Summer of 2010 the world witnessed one of the largest releases of oil into U.S. territorial waters. This talk will deal with the anatomy of crude oil, the Gulf of Mexico ecosystem, why we rely on “Black Gold,” and reasons for optimism for shifting from fossil fuels to renewable ones in the future. Share: Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tweet about […]

Nov 8, 2010

Delaware County Postcards and Postcard Makers. Presented by Keith Lockhart, local historian. Phillip Morris (1879-1957), a Media native, became one of the largest postcard makers in Delaware County during the early 20th century during the postcard craze. He was selling over a million postcards a year. HE moved to Lansdowne, the Germantown, but his first postcard were of his hometown. Share: Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend