Cocalico Valley Historical Society Program - "Pennsylvania German Gravestones: Art and History in Stone" - Wednesday, April 24th, 7:30 PM

Apr 15, 2013

 

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013, 7:30 PM

 

at the Ephrata Public Library, 550 S. Reading Road

 

Free to the public

 

April 24, Pennsylvania German Gravestones: Art and History in Stone


This Powerpoint presentation by Michael B. Emery will examine gravestones of the Pennsylvania Germans as accessible pieces of public art as well as historic markers. He will emphasize sandstone markers of Lancaster, Lebanon, and Berks counties of the eighteenth century but also recount history of Pennsylvania German gravestones until about 1900.

 

For more information about the Cocalico Valley Historical Society please visit their website HERE.