Summer Fun In Philadelphia
Johnstown, Pennsylvania is a city in the central part of the state started by German immigrants in the early 1800’s. It was a transfer point along the Pennsylvania Main Line Canal 1834-1854 the an important railroad stop for Pennsylvania’s mineral wealth in the late 19th century. In 1889 a dam broke and detroyed the town killing over 2,200 people.
On August 15, 1912 children gathered at the Watermelon Treat stand to enjoy a slice of watermelon on a summer’s day.
Vintage Johnstown – Luna Park :http://johnstownhistory.blogspot.com/#uds-search-results