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Family Life Hometowns – Lewiston, NY – 01/16/23

Tom Collister, curator of the Historical Association of Lewiston takes us on a tour of some fascinating history of Lewiston, New York. It is where the Niagara Falls actually first had been, the site of the shot heard around…the War of 1812, and a key depot for the Underground Railroad.

22-0919_Family Life Hometowns_Franklin, PA

This edition of ‘Family Life Hometowns’ looks at the rich history of Franklin, Pennsylvania – a key player in the Keystone State’s pre-Revolutionary War history, as well as the development of its petroleum industry. Today, it offers a mix of well-preserved historic architecture and modern recreational activities.