Rock Solid

Rock Solid

Rock Solid by Jody Brumage, Archivist, Heritage Frederick James William LeGore was born in 1854 to John and Eliza LeGore near New Oxford, Pa. In 1861, the family relocated to a farm near Woodsboro. James’ father and elder brother, John H. LeGore, established a lime...
Examining the Past

Examining the Past

Examining the Past A Walk (or Drive) Through African American History By Kate Poindexter, Photography by Turner Photography Studio The path through Black history in the United States includes such well-visited destinations as Selma, Montgomery, Atlanta and Memphis,...
Best of Frederick 2023 Winners

Best of Frederick 2023 Winners

Best of Frederick 2023 Winners Posted on 02.01.23 Change, as they say, is inevitable, and our annual poll of our readers’’ favorite things about Frederick County is not immune to changing tastes and styles. This year’s “Best of Frederick” list includes many new...
Forged for Function

Forged for Function

Forged for Function Bladesmithing Academy and Museum Honors Braddock Heights Craftsman By Gina Gallucci-White and Photography by Turner Photography Studio A lover of fine blades, William ‘Bill’ Moran Jr. was fascinated by Damascus steel, Ia layered-metals technique...
Flat Lettie

Flat Lettie

Flat Lettie By Amy L. Metzger Hunt, Curator, Heritage Frederick After 113 years, the faint pencil writing of a precocious 11-year-old girl can still be read on the outside of a tattered paper envelope: “If this doll should get lost please bring it to 210 East Church...
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