Books to Borrow Williamsburg Public Library Recommends
Legends & Lore of Western Pennsylvania by Thomas White
October 27, 2022
Just how bulletproof was George Washington? What is the secret of Oppaymolleah’s Curse? What really crash-landed one wintry evening in Kecksburg in 1965? Read about this and more in “Legends & Lore of Western Pennsylvania.”
Thomas White not only provides interesting legends and lore, but the history surrounding the stories. Spinning a fascinating web of narratives, White chronicles tales that reach from the Alleghenies to Pittsburgh, through Philadelphia and Gettysburg. Look for buried treasure to find General Braddock’s buried gold. Learn about the original man of steel, Joe Magar...