Library Exhibit – Donations 2018

Library Exhibit – Donations 2018

    New Library Exhibit: December 2018 Donations 2018 The new exhibit the JHS case in the Jamestown Philomenian Library features some of the recent additions to the society’s growing collection of artifacts that reflect the history of our island.  Only...
Library Exhibit – Veteran’s Day 2018

Library Exhibit – Veteran’s Day 2018

    New Library Exhibit: Veteran’s Day 2018 This Veterans Day is the 100th anniversary of the end of the armed conflict now known as World War I but known at the time as the Great War.  The JHS library exhibit,  Armistice Day, November 11, 1918:...
Library Exhibit – Garages – October 2018

Library Exhibit – Garages – October 2018

  New Library Exhibit: Garages The automobile changed the way Americans got around, and livery stables, where horses were kept for hire, changed to serve the new method of transportation.  In Jamestown, the first such enterprise was Harry’s Garage and Livery...