Title history of berks county in pennsylvania contributor names montgomery, morton l. Special automotive edition by historical society of berks county and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Berks county living is the regions premier lifestyle magazine featuring the best of the greater reading areas dining, style, fashions and home decor. Introduction to the morton montgomery project berks county pa. This is a bibliography of most of our biographical and historical volumes currently being used for transcription to our various pennsylvania counties. Berks countys history was presented in cartoon strip. In the revolution, from 1774 to 1783 american county histories pa only history of berks county, pennsylvania. Montgomery, 1886, 1296 pages book of biographies biographical sketches of leading citizens of berks. Historical and biographical annals of berks county, pennsylvania. Book of biographies, this volume contains biographical sketches of leading citizens of berks county, pa.
The book of bern, a history of bern township, berks county. Volume arranged in two books book 1 revolution, book 2 biographical sketches. History of berks county in pennsylvania by montgomery, morton l. The book of bern, a history of bern township, berks county, pennsylvania 17381988 book. History of berks county, pennsylvania, in the revolution, from 1774 to 1783, by morton l. Montgomery, 1886, 1297 pages this is the first major biographical volume published on berks county, pa. Wallace luckenbill, fleetwood junior high school lectures, 19381945 hundreds of years ago, great forests of very old trees grew in the gentle valleys, on the rolling hills, and on the steep mountains of what is now berks county.
History of berks county in pennsylvania library of congress. In 1909, morton montgomery composed the historical and biographical annals of berks county pennsylvania. Morton luther montgomery author see all 17 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Historical sketch of kutztown and maxatawny, berks county, penna john s. Long before president harry s truman named him chief of staff of the newly formed u. Pennsylvania history and books history of berks county. This barcode number lets you verify that youre getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Berks county living regions premier lifsetyle magazine. In the revolution, from 1774 to 1783, morton luther montgomery.
Transactions of the historical society of berks county. Opportunities partners directions blog home library search books. History of berks county in pennsylvania internet archive. The county of berks supports the efforts of these community based libraries through its library system department and through direct appropriation. His the passing scene book series are treasured by collectors and students of history. Archives of historical books of reading, pa and berks county. It begins by covering the early history of the county, its settlement, growth and development. The reading times advertised berks history in pictures as fun for the whole family on sept.
Established in 1986 as a federated library system, berks county public libraries includes 19 libraries with 24 locations, each independently governed and operated by a local board of directors. The history, written in cartoons by times artist george w. The henry janssen library is the center for genealogical and historical research at the berks history center. Berks county town, township and regional history collection.97 84 570 631 140 1184 1631 678 376 1164 1473 1587 656 1157 1199 608 338 1134 402 755 1180 1436 802 221 1210 778 1562 422 1275 385 1079 159 110 796 565 1439 1285 546 560