Lovettsville History Magazine

Our August 2021 Newletter is now available!

August 5, 2021 LHS_Admin 0

Click here for our August issue, featuring the American Revolution — with coverage of the July 24 Patriot grave-marking and materials from our 2011 lecture on the German Settlement in the Revolutionary War.  

Lovettsville History Magazine

Our June Newsletter is out!

June 5, 2021 LHS_Admin 0

Our June 2021 newsletter is now available online, with stories about the Taylorstown Mill, the Short Hill’s largest known cave, and how we have discovered more Revolutionary War Patriots in Lovettsville.  Plus an obituary for […]

Lovettsville History Magazine

Our January 2021 Newsletter is Here!

February 3, 2021 LHS_Admin 0

Our January 2021 Newsletter is now available — with news and updates about the Lovettsville Historical Society,  history features on the Ruse/Reed farmstead on the Lovettsville Community Park property, more history of the Ruse family […]

Portion of Mt. Sinai Cemetery  as it appeared in December 2020..

Honoring Those Interred at Mount Sinai Cemetery

December 3, 2020 LHS_Admin 0

  by Claudette Lewis Bard  In our October newsletter, we featured an article entitled “Hidden History: The Mount Sinai Church and Cemetery at ‘Little Britain.’” The article chronicled the once-thriving African-American community called Guinea or […]

Veterran's gravve marrker for Pvt. SAmuel Timbers, a relative of the author whose story was told in our November 2020 issue.

Remembering Private Samuel Benjamin Timbers

October 28, 2020 LHS_Admin 0

In the October 2020 Lovettsville Historical Society Newsletter, there was a story entitled “Hidden History: Mount Sinai Church and Cemetery at ‘Little Britain.’” My family has a connection to the cemetery that I would like […]

Gold Star NJLC service flag (2)

New Jerusalem’s Gold Star Flag

October 3, 2020 LHS_Admin 0

New Jerusalem’s Gold Star Flag To accompany the dedication of the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument at the south entrance to Lovettsville on September 11, we thought it would be fitting to recall the story […]