African-American Settlement in Cambria County

This Settlement was founded in the late 1790's by Edinborough Smith and William Harshberger - whose families have called the Johnstown Area home for over 200 years.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Mound in the Distance

Browns Farm is chalked full of earth and rock mounds, besides a couple of sets of nice walls.
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In a couple of weeks, I'll be starting up again to write about the proper history of the area. Right now though, I don't have the time, since the weather has been so nice. I've been spending part of every weekend up there.

Monday, April 5, 2010

Browns Farm in Early April

Spent quite a few hours up at Browns all weekend long. Unfortuately the snakes are now out up there. But otherwise I have to say nothing beats seeing the place in the Spring. These are all from the lower section.