The Monongahela Area Historical Society Stories

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Telling War Stories

June 10, 2019 | By Washington County Community Foundation | The Monongahela Area Historical Society

Celebrated were the “Rosie the Riveters” of the Greatest Generation who worked to keep the home fires burning while men fought on the front lines. But many may not be aware that during World War II there were also women from small towns all across the county who volunteered to serve overseas alongside soldiers in most extraordinary ways. And their stories deserve to be told

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Memories Come Alive on Ghost Walk

May 25, 2018 | By Monongahela Area Historical Society | The Monongahela Area Historical Society

It was a crisp, October day on West Main Street in Monongahela.  A light breeze stirred the leaves that had fallen from the trees.  Evening was approaching.  A small party gathered to hear stories that would give them goosebumps . . .

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