“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Boyertown, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Berks County, PA (258) Chester County, PA (292) Lancaster County, PA (415) Lebanon County, PA (75) Lehigh County, PA (124) Montgomery County, PA (237) Schuylkill County, PA (70)  BerksCounty(258) Berks County (258)  ChesterCounty(292) Chester County (292)  LancasterCounty(415) Lancaster County (415)  LebanonCounty(75) Lebanon County (75)  LehighCounty(124) Lehigh County (124)  MontgomeryCounty(237) Montgomery County (237)  SchuylkillCounty(70) Schuylkill County (70)
Reading is the county seat for Berks County
Boyertown is in Berks County
      Berks County (258)  
      Chester County (292)  
      Lancaster County (415)  
      Lebanon County (75)  
      Lehigh County (124)  
      Montgomery County (237)  
      Schuylkill County (70)  
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1Pennsylvania (Berks County), Boyertown — Boyertown Burial Casket Company
Established here in 1893 by C.A. Mory and Associates, it was among the largest casket manufacturers in the world and earliest traded on the N.Y. and Phila. stock exchanges. The company secured numerous patents for innovative improvements and designs . . . Map (db m84547) HM
2Pennsylvania (Berks County), Boyertown — Carl A. Spaatz(1891-1974)
Aviation pioneer Spaatz was a 1914 graduate of West Point and a pilot in France in World War I. He rose to the rank of brigadier general in 1940 and general in 1945. During World War II he commanded the US 8th Air Force and the US Strategic Air . . . Map (db m84545) HM
3Pennsylvania (Berks County), Boyertown — Jeremiah Sweinhart and Successors
The evolution of the business located here mirrors America's changing transportation scene. In the factory begun by Mr. Sweinhart in 1872, horse-drawn carriages, farm and delivery vehicles, and sleighs were built. After 1914, bus and truck bodies, . . . Map (db m84546) HM
4Pennsylvania (Berks County), Boyertown — Rhoads Opera House Fire
A disastrous fire destroyed the theater that stood at Philadelphia Ave. & Washington St. On Jan. 13 1908. It claimed 170 Victims, many buried here, due to overcrowding, poorly designed and unmarked exits, and inadequate fire escapes. The tragedy . . . Map (db m49338) HM
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Sep. 29, 2022