Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast

 

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The Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast features stories and news about the Rochester Area Heritage Society and local history of central Beaver County, Pennsylvania.

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ABOUT RAHS

A great place for history! The Rochester Area Heritage Society museum has been called Rochester’s hidden treasure.

Rochester Area Heritage Society | 350 Adams St. (2nd Floor), Rochester, PA  15074 | (724) 777-7697

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1 week ago
RAHS Podcast (Ep04): Jeff Snedden - The Social Voice Project

“During WWI the Armory in New Brighton was home to Company B—the machine gunners. Former president Teddy Roosevelt loved Company B; he thought they were some of the bravest men to have ever ... See more

Travel Back in Time Speaker Series Jeff Snedden WWI and Beaver County     ABOUT THIS EPISODE On episode 4 of the Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast, our Travel Back in Time speaker series ... See more

3 weeks ago
RAHS Podcast (Ep03): Brady Crytzer - The Social Voice Project

Patriot-Spanish Alliance of the American Revolution

On episode 3 of the Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast, our Travel Back in Time speaker series features Brady Crytzer, Community College of ... See more

Travel Back in Time Speaker Series Brady Crytzer The Patriot-Spanish Alliance of the Revolutionary War     ABOUT THIS EPISODE On episode 3 of the Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast, our Travel ... See more

1 month ago
RAHS Podcast (Ep02): Mike Sabo - The Social Voice Project

Glass has been central to humanity since our great ancestors fashioned the earliest tools from volcanic obsidian. But the beauty of glass has also inspired our artistic imagination. "Don't tell me ... See more

Travel Back in Time | Mike Sabo – Fry Glass Stemware     ABOUT THIS EPISODE On episode 2 of the Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast, our Travel Back in Time speaker series features Mike Sabo, ... See more

1 month ago
The Social Voice Project

MEDIA MAKERS as PUBLIC HISTORIANS

We contend that far too many Americans, at least until recently, have little awareness of Nazism’s deep roots in America–an ignorance that continues to ... See more

1 month ago
TSVP Radio Theater Podcast

HISTORY RADIO SHOW RETURNS

Back by special request, our annual History Radio Show returns to Beaver County in October 2019 featuring another Civil War themed play for voices.

The Merrick Art ... See more

1 month ago
The Social Voice Project

What are your community's unique customs for burying the dead?

"This brought back a lot of memories. My grandfather was laid out at home in the living room. People sat up all night with the body. This was 1957." ~Shirley Ruley Harper of Kentucky, commenting on ... See more

2 months ago
1960's Educational Film on Lunchroom Manners

The "old timers" say kids today don't have manners. "Schools should teach kids how to behave," they say, "Like they used to."

Is this true? Here's an educational film from the early 1960's about ... See more

Educational film from the early 1960's about teaching elementary school kids to behave themselves at lunchtime. Unintentionally hilarious.

2 months ago
The Social Voice Project

HELP US THANK OUR BEAVER COUNTY HISTORIANS

As part of The Social Voice Project's Local History Podcast Initiative, we are recognizing and thanking contemporary public historians of Beaver ... See more

2 months ago
The Social Voice Project

The Social Voice Project is mentioned in the chapter, “Oral History for the Twenty-First Century,” alongside StoryCorps (Library of Congress, National Public Radio) and the internationally ... See more

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