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Topic: berks county

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Birdsboro, Berks County, Pa. 1890.

Birdsboro, Berks County, Pa. 1890.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 738 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

Topton, Berks County, Pennsylvania 1893 /

Topton, Berks County, Pennsylvania 1893 /

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Birds's-eye-view. "Published by T. M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 862 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In... more

Berks County, Pa., Chapter wants you to take a second look at this picture. It looks like an ordinary float, but it is something more than that, the difference being that every person on the float has been the recipient of some form of Red Cross service. It was featured in a recent parade in Reading, Pa

Berks County, Pa., Chapter wants you to take a second look at this pic...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Atlantic Division. Classification: Parades. Gift; American National Red Cross 194... more

Birdsboro (vicinity), Berks County, Pennsylvania. North end of the barn which is used as a chicken house on the farm of FSA (Farm Security Administration) client Dallas E. Glass

Birdsboro (vicinity), Berks County, Pennsylvania. North end of the bar...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Thomas Evans, a FSA (Farm Security Administration) client, waiting for dinner. Barto, Berks County, Pennsylvania

Thomas Evans, a FSA (Farm Security Administration) client, waiting for...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Barto, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Milking on the farm of Thomas G. Evans, a FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Barto, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Milking on the farm of Thomas G. Ev...

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Barto, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Thomas Evans with her jellies which are kept on a hanging shelf to keep the bugs off of them. On the farm of Thomas Evans, a FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Barto, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Thomas Evans with her jellies ...

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Barto, Berks county, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Springer, Mrs. Evan's grandmother, in the living room on the farm of Thomas G. Evans, a FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Barto, Berks county, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Springer, Mrs. Evan's grandmot...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Kathryn M. Miller, first woman to be employed as a laborer at the Reading Company general stores. She is the first to qualify as an operator of the tricky electric trucks which move loads about the busy platforms in the local yard. She is a former hosiery mill employee and says she doesn't mind the cold at all

Kathryn M. Miller, first woman to be employed as a laborer at the Read...

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Log House, Host Road vicinity (North Heidelberg Township), Bernville, Berks County, PA

Log House, Host Road vicinity (North Heidelberg Township), Bernville, ...

Survey number: HABS PA-255 Building/structure dates: after. 1800- before. 1900 Initial Construction

Lauer-Gerhard Farm, Wagon House, Farm Lane (North Heidelberg Township), Brownsville, Berks County, PA

Lauer-Gerhard Farm, Wagon House, Farm Lane (North Heidelberg Township)...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-181 Survey number: HABS PA-1954-D Building/structure dates: after. 1850- before. 1900 Initial Construction

Yoder Stone Cabin, (Pike Township), Lobachsville, Berks County, PA

Yoder Stone Cabin, (Pike Township), Lobachsville, Berks County, PA

Significance: An example of one type of early stone house built by the settlers of the Oley Valley. Survey number: HABS PA-1040 Building/structure dates: ca. 1750 Initial Construction

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail, Sinking Spring, Berks County, PA

Rush's Mill Bridge, Spanning Plum Creek at North end of Union Canal Bi...

Significance: Rush's Mill Bridge is one of a small number of composite cast- and wrought-iron bridges yet remaining in the U.S. It is also one of the few existing examples employing the Howe-truss form in whic... more