These photographs of summertime fun were chosen by Alex Bartlett, Librarian and Archivist of the Germantown Historical Society/ Historic Germantown (GHS/HG). Did you know that thousands of old photographs are available on the website of the Germantown Historical Society? They can be viewed here: germantownhistory.catalogaccess.com/home. For additional information or to learn more about the history of our area, please contact him at (215)844-1683, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Librarian and archivist Alex Bartlett combines his hobbies with his career. Working for the Germantown historical society, Bartlett manages the libraries’ collection and archives, while also helping to provide visitors with requested research documents. Alex is a self-described “history nerd,” with interests in archeology and old bottles and glassware. He said that growing up in Germantown is what initially stimulated his enthusiasm toward historical documents and objects, and his job manages to integrate all of his interests into one field.
Finally! Highly-anticipated improvements to Lincoln Drive set to begin April 30th. UPDATE 4/27/18: The Streets Department announces roadway improvements slated for Lincoln Drive between Wayne and Ridge Avenues to begin on/after April 30th. This phase [more…]