Welcome to the Whitehall Township Public Library Samuel and Rosa Kern Letter Collection, a digitized collection of the POWER Library: Pennsylvania's Electronic Library
The Samuel and Rosa Kern Letter Collection spans a time frame from 1879 - 1887. These letters cover a broad range of topics spanning sports, social activities, illness, education, weather and other areas of discussion.
The letters cover a geographic area of: Lehigh, Northampton Lancaster, Chester, Northumberland, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania. Other locations from across the United States are also included. 0ver 60 area surnames are represented in this collection's content.
The aim of this project is to provide greater access to the genealogical information contained in the Victorian Era letters through digitization and availability using an established Internet repository.