Rochester Area Heritage Society Podcast

 

ABOUT THE PODCAST

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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8 months ago
The Social Voice Project

WOMEN OF BEAVER COUNTY HISTORY

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In 1904 the Rev. Joseph H. Bausman opens his centennial account of our county by saying, “Beaver County, Pennsylvania, ... See more

8 months ago
Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

Today there are only a few Pearl Harbor survivors left to tell their stories, and soon their voices will go silent forever.

When the time comes, only their stories will remain--but only if we've ... See more

The Last Voices of Pearl Harbor Survivors

“I was a bad kid,” Alex recalls, and so it was probably with great relief that the nuns shipped him off to the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) as soon ... See more

9 months ago
The Social Voice Project

Storytellers such as film directors are maestros of narrative experience, taking us through time and space, colorizing, and giving it texture, and finishing their stories with moral or object ... See more

9 months ago
The Social Voice Project

LOCAL HISTORIANS & COMMUNITY SERVICE

Capturing, preserving, and sharing the oral histories of our local first responders would give us all a better understanding of the incredible risks taken and ... See more

9 months ago
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

9 months ago
Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

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

10 months ago
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

10 months ago
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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