Q: I know Delaware kept the whipping post until 1972, but can you tell me when it was last used in Cecil County?

Q: You wrote an article about the deaths associated with the construction of the Conowingo Dam. You named a Hunter H Bettis as one of the fata…

Q: I purchased Wilna last year. Does anyone have any information or details on the fires back in the 1980s?

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Q: I am researching mental health issues for Civil War soldiers. Are there any accounts of this in Cecil County?

Q: Someone told me that Frederick Douglass visited Rising Sun. Do you have any information on that?

A: The idea of celebrating a holiday for workingmen caught on slowly in the United States. But eventually, the first Monday in September becam…

Magnolia Station: On the North side of Gunpowder Creek about 20 miles from Baltimore lies what used to be Magnolia Station. Bordering Aberdeen…

Q: Were nurses from the nursing school at Union Hospital involved in the effort to control the Spanish flu?

ELKTON – In a recent family gathering (don’t worry there were less than 10 of us), it came to my attention that both my mother and my aunt had…

During a recent workday, Lisa Dolor, Curator, was accessioning items into our museum software program and she commented that the owner of the …

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