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November 6, 2013

Small Museum’s Preservation Worries “Argon

Milford, PA (May 13, 2013) — The Pike County Historical Society, located in the town of Milford, PA, is home to a blood-stained flag that cradled the head of mortally wounded President Abraham Lincoln the night of his assassination at Ford’s Theatre.  Simply called, “The Lincoln Flag”, this blood relic… Continue Reading

Author and Playwright to Speak at Historical Society’s Annual Banquet

Milford, PA (May 13, 2013) — The Pike County Historical Society is pleased to announce that this year’s speaker at their annual banquet will be the popular and talented author Mina Samuels. The annual banquet will be held on Wednesday June 12, 2013, at 6pm at The Riverview Inn, Matamoras…. Continue Reading

October 25, 2013

Pike County Historical Society to Host Cool Hand Luke, Dinner & a Movie

Milford, PA (October 25, 2013) – On Friday, November 8, 2014, the Pike County Historical Society (PCHS) will serve “chow,” followed by the showing of the 1967 prison drama Cool Hand Luke, starring Paul Newman, and George Kennedy in his Oscar winning role. Dinner will begin at 6:30pm in the… Continue Reading

October 18, 2013

Smoky Joe, Here We Go…Again

Milford, PA (September 17, 2013) — The Pike County Historical Society is pleased to announce that the annual “23 For History” marathon softball game, in honor of Shohola’s own Smoky Joe Wood, will take place on Saturday, October 5th at 10am. PA State Representative Rosemary Brown will commence the game… Continue Reading

Historic Rohman’s Inn to Host Smoky Joe Wood Book Signing

Milford, PA (October 15, 2013) – In partnership with Rohman’s Inn, The Pike County Historical Society will debut the new book, “Smoky Joe Wood: The Biography of a Baseball Legend,” on October 27th from 2 – 4pm at Rohman’s Inn, located at 100 Rohman Road in Shohola, PA. The author,… Continue Reading

Historical Society to Show Zane Grey’s The Vanishing American

Milford, PA (October 5, 2013) – On Friday, October 18th, at 7pm, The Pike County Historical Society will host a showing of, and commentary on, “The Vanishing American” (Paramount 1925). The film was adapted from the Zane Grey novel of the same title. Located at 608 Broad Street in Historic… Continue Reading

Pike County Historical Reaches Fundraising Goal

Smoky Joe Wood Day a Success Milford, PA (October 15, 2013) – The Pike County Historical Society (PCHS), in Milford, PA, recently held its 5th annual “23 for History,” a marathon softball game to benefit the Society’s archival goals. Raising more than $1,000.00, area businessmen and women participated by either… Continue Reading

Pike County Historical Society to Host Halloween Party

Milford, PA (October 15, 2013) – On Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 6-10pm, the Pike County Historical Society (PCHS), located at 608 Broad Street in Milford, PA, will open its doors for a spooky night of fun, music, dancing, tricks and treats. The Board of PCHS invites you to come… Continue Reading

September 8, 2013

Grey, Green, and Black and White

New Exhibits at the Columns   Milford, PA (September 8, 2013) — The Pike County Historical Society (PCHS) is pleased to announce that its museum, The Columns, will be headed into the fall season with three new glimpses into Pike County’s History.   –          Grey you say? Zane Grey, that… Continue Reading

Showing of JFK’s Home Movies to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Visit to Pike

Milford, PA (September 8, 2013) — The Pike County Historical Society is pleased to announce the showing of the First Family’s “lost” home movies to commemorate the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s visit to Pike County. The movies will be shown at the Columns Museum from 6:00 pm… Continue Reading

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August 2, 2017

The Little Big Band Beef and Brew Dinner to Raise Money For Porch Repairs August 19th 7pm

Join us on Saturday August 19th for a night of swing under the stars as The Little Big Band returns to delight us all with their fabulous big band sound!  Tickets are $40 and include dinner, dessert, music and a little libation.  Proceeds will be applied towards the upcoming repair... Continue Reading
August 2, 2017

Front Porch Repair Funding Campaign

The Society and Museum are in the process of accumulating funds to provide much needed repair and maintenance to our front porch, verandas and side porch.  The bases of a few of the columns are rotting and need to be replaced.  In addition to the work needed on the columns,... Continue Reading

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