Category Archives: TRAVEL PLANS

Traveling and Genealogical Education…

In the month of September 2014, I was traveling through New York state, Ontario, Michigan and Quebec and I did 1964 miles on this 2nd trip.  It was truly EPIC! I will be heading back to Salt Lake City for … Continue reading

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My Final Hours in Eastern Pennsylvania!

Taking the Trolley Tour at Valley Forge really helped to give a great overview of that national park. They only stop at two sites along the way and zoom by the other locations in the park, but at least that … Continue reading

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Washington Crossing Historic Park on the Delaware River!

Washington Crossing Historical Park is located below New Hope. New Hope is a quaint tourist town along the Delaware River. It is filled with shopped, restaurants, a couple of museums and more. There are several bed and breakfasts, inns and … Continue reading

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A Tour of Huntington and Fairmount Township, Luzerne County Part IV

The town of Harveyville, Huntington Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania Located on Hiway 239 or the Hunlock-Harveyville Road. Pine Grove Cemetery – outside of Harveyville Finding the Pine Grove Cemetery was easy. It you are in Harveyville take Cemetery Hill Road … Continue reading

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Sunbury, Pennsylvania – Northumberland County Seat

My visit to Sunbury was only a 1 night stay but I did it in style at the River View Bed and Breakfast right on Hiway 147 and the corner of Chestnut, which is a one way street going East. … Continue reading

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The State Capital of Pennsylvania: Harrisburg!

I arrived in Harrisburg, Sunday, September 7th in the early evening and made my home the Comfort Inn on Riverside by the Susquehanna River. Riverside Park is right outside of the motel so it was easy to find and gaze … Continue reading

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The Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference September 3 to 6, 2008

The Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) Conference started on Wednesday, September 3, 2008. This first day was for librarians and for the members. The official start was Thursday at 8 am. for the Welcome address. The lectures started at 10:30 … Continue reading

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First Impressions of Philadelphia!

My flight to Pennsylvania was easy with no problems or troubles. I arrived safely about 4:30 p.m. and made my way to baggage claim. Of course, my bags were the last to show on the carousel. I collected them and … Continue reading

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