Where Will You Be Next Sunday?

Where Will You Be Next Sunday?

Submitted by Eleanor Stout Courtney, Beaver Resident All the churches in Beaver provide a Sunday school program. Many Beaver residents attended Sunday school as children. Some continued to attend adult classes. My mother, who came to Beaver in 1907, was in Sunday...
Beaver’s Paradoxical Recluse – John H. Craner

Beaver’s Paradoxical Recluse – John H. Craner

This 1895 tintype is the only photo known to exist of  John H. Craner. Submitted by Robert Rice, Beaver Historical and Architectural Review Board (HARB) Those familiar with local history and architecture will invariably point to Beaver native John Henry Craner (1871...
The History of Beaver’s Iconic Clock Tower

The History of Beaver’s Iconic Clock Tower

Written by Midge Sefton, Curator for the Beaver Area Heritage Museum, Beaver Resident In 2000, Beaver Borough applied for and received a grant for a streetscape project from Community Development Block Grant Funding. This project removed the power lines from the front...
Fort McIntosh

Fort McIntosh

Written by Stacey Ivol, Beaver Area Heritage Museum Director How many of us walk down River Road gazing at the beautiful view of the homes and river? Every season we have a beautiful panoramic view of the colorful foliage, but do you stop and take time to look at the...