May 12, 2016, 11:33 PM
On Thursday, May 12, The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society hosted a performance by Matthew Dodd, who presRR-Poster1ented ‘Songs and Stories of Old Railroad Days’. The event was well attended, with more than 50 members of the public present.
Apr 30, 2016, 10:15 PM
The ghost of Prince Farrington may have been lurking behind the bar at Farrington Place on Saturday, April 30, 2016. CasinoEvil celebrated the Roaring Twenties with a night of food, liquid spirits and games of chance, all as a fundraiser to benefit the Lycoming County Historical Society and Preservation Williamsport.
Apr 25, 2016, 11:14 PM
Lauren Brandenburg, a senior at Loyalsock High School, was named the winner of the 2016 Richard L. and Miriam L. Swan Mix Student Historian Award. The award was presented by former Board President John Raymond, at the 2016 Society annual meeting. Read the winning essay!
Apr 25, 2016, 11:04 PM
Each year the President of the Board of Governors recognizes one of the Taber Museum’s volunteers for the honor of “Volunteer of the Year.” Of course, the Museum and its activities would be lost without its dedicated and hard working volunteers. This year’s winner of the President’s Volunteer award is Glenn Williams. He was recognized at the Lycoming County Historical Society’s 2016 annual meeting.
Apr 19, 2016, 9:40 AM
It looks like it might have been underneath the peak of a former home….
Apr 14, 2016, 9:34 AM
The Taber Museum hosted its second 2016 Coffee Hour on Thursday, April 14 in the Community Room of the Taber with a showing of the film ‘The Pajama Game’.
Mar 10, 2016, 9:46 AM
The Taber Museum hosted its first 2016 Coffee Hour on Thursday, March 10. United Methodist Archivist, Dr. Milton Loyer spoke on the intriguing subject “James M. Black and Friends: Williamsport’s Contribution to the Gospel Song.”
Jan 30, 2016, 9:59 AM
The young ladies of Girl Scout Troop #60221 recently tried out our new Twentieth Century dress up area: The clothing was purchased from a grant given to the LCHS by the Free and Accepted Masons, Lodge.
Jul 30, 2015, 3:03 PM
At the Lycoming County Fair, we displayed this mystery artifact. It is an ice chisel, used for chipping slivers of ice of a block of ice. Congratulations, Eric Keener, for having the first right answer out of the box.
Jul 8, 2015, 9:44 PM
Thomas T. Taber, III, of Muncy, has recently donated a copy of his latest work titled Muncy Encyclopedia to the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society.