From the Pocket Guides

The Stimulus Package of 1818

By Dr. Tom Stoneback, National Canal Museum Josiah White and Erskine Hazard, founders of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company, played a key role in bringing the Industrial Revolution to America. Following an act of the Pennsylvania Legislature in 1818 to…

This is Why I Live in Easton

Karl Stirner's Studio in Easton
They flee from New York City and elsewhere, because they found a warehouse building at a price they couldn’t pass up. Or because Easton reminds them of a place they once knew, long ago and far away. Maybe it’s because their friend Karl Stirner convinced them to come. Or because of its historic charm and the opportunity to create art in seeming anonymity.