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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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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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

“No story lives unless someone wants to listen." ~J.K. Rowling

Every veteran has a story to tell. On Veterans Day, listen. Here are some of the most heartfelt moments from our veterans’ oral ... See more

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

On Veterans Day, ask a veteran to share their story.

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Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

"History is not just something that happened long ago and far away. History happens to all of us all the time. Local history brings history home, it touches your life, the life of your family, your ... See more

Fritz Ottenheimer was born in Kontanz, Germany. He was able to escape Germany along with his family and come to the United States before the darkest days of the Holocaust. Speaking of the atrocities ... See more

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The Social Voice Project

Let’s face it, it is disingenuous at best for us to say we value the stories of veterans (and others in our community), proclaiming they should be recorded and preserved for history and future ... See more

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Tony Lavorgne's Legends & Lore Podcast

NEW EPISODE! The Pig Lady Festival (2019)

On episode 26 of Tony Lavorgne's Legends and Lore Podcast, we go on-location to Darlington, Pennsylvania to cover the 2019 Pig Lady Festival, hosted by ... See more

1 month ago
The Social Voice Project

PARANORMAL BEAVER COUNTY

Come experience BEAVER VALLEY PARA-CON in Rochester today for speakers, vendors, food and topics such as UFOs, Bigfoot, ghosts, shadow people, and local legends.

And then ... See more

1 month ago
Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

This is a powerful example of what doing community oral history can produce.

The Social Voice Project encourages all local historical societies and museums to lead the way toward capturing, ... See more

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Fritz Ottenheimer was born in Kontanz, Germany. He was able to escape Germany along with his family and come to the United States before the darkest days ... See more

1 month ago
Allegheny Valley History Podcast

Coal, aluminum, and glass. The industrial heritage of the Allegheny-Kiski River Valley rivals both the Mon and Ohio/Beaver Valley regions, yet many Beaver Countians don't know this amazing ... See more

On episode 7 of the Allegheny Valley History Podcast, we visit with Jim Thomas of the Allegheny Valley Historical Society & Heritage Museum in Tarentum, Pennsylvania. We talk about the origins of ... See more

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