What's Happening at the Taber Museum?

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Nov 19, 2017, 7:19 PM
The weekend before Thanksgiving was anything but slow at the Taber Museum. Not only was the Museum one of the stops on the Preservation Williamsport Victorian Christmas tour, but the Community Room was alive the sounds of toy trains from the Will Huffman Toy Train Expo.
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Oct 21, 2017, 10:53 AM
The fifth annual Richard L. and Miriam L. Swan Mix Student Historian Award competition invites seniors attending schools in Lycoming County to submit an essay which describes and interprets an object, artifact, or an exhibit displayed at the Historical Society's Taber Museum. The winner will be awarded a cash prize of $500.
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Oct 15, 2017, 9:17 PM
The newly acquired Tall Case Clock was purchased by the Williamsport National Bank for the Board Room of the Bank in 1918. It was through the generosity of the BB&T Bank that the clock now resides permanently at the Lycoming County Historical Society.
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Oct 14, 2017, 9:13 AM
The Taber Museum has accepted a gift from James Messner of Williamsport, of a 1926 Studebaker . The vehicle is on display at Williamsport's Peter Herdic Transportation Museum.
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Sep 23, 2017, 9:27 PM
Gift of Dr. Michael & Mrs. Rickie Gross - ceramic soup tureen and undertray was made in Staffordshire, England by Thomas Godwin and features a scene of William Penn negotiating a treaty with the Lenape Indians at Shackamaxon village
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Sep 12, 2017, 11:15 PM
Through the generosity of Mrs. Joyce Lundy Rhodes and her brother Dr. Donald R. Lundy, Jr., the Lycoming County Historical Society has received a number of items from the former veterinary office of the senior Dr. Lundy.
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Sep 9, 2017, 10:13 PM
The lobby of Williamsport City Hall now contains a display of "Harvest" themed articles from the collection of the Taber Museum.
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Aug 27, 2017, 12:08 PM
Highlights and photographs of Galen Betzer's Exhibit Entitled Gone, But Not Forgotten: Death and Mourning Customs in Victorian America. which ran in the summer of 2017.
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Aug 26, 2017, 7:45 PM
The Old Pine Street Burying Ground - A Chronicle of Desecration was presented by Bruce Huffman on August 20 at the museum. He presented a little known history of a burial ground that sits under the old city hall.
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Aug 13, 2017, 8:01 PM
Thanks to all the Taber Museum's guests, who helped make Bottles & Brews V the most successful ever. It was a great event!