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Episode 5 - The Fraternal Farmer
In the 19th century, Leonard Rhone started Centre County's Grange Fair as a way to promote education and fellowship among farm families. Today, visitors still gather at his Georgian mansion in Centre Hall, Pa.
Episode 4 - The Crooked House
An historic home in Milesburg, PA could not be salvaged, so its owner is turning it into a work of art called "The Crooked House."
Episode Three - An Ironclad Agreement
The Iron Barons of 19th century Centre County successfully won hosting rights for a Farmers High School that became Penn State. Thank you to the following artists for use of their music and sound effects in the making of this episode of Dead Centre: THEME MUSIC: “Coffee Shop” David Szesztay is Licensed under an Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License. Based on a work at http://www.needledrop.co/wp/artists/david-szesztay/ "Nothing Broken" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed...
Episode One - The Inverted Jennies
This is the story of some of the rarest stamps in American philately and how four were stolen and three ultimately returned to the American Philatelic Society in Bellefonte, the seat of Centre County, PA. Thanks to the following creators and composers whose work is gratefully included in today’s episode: Theme Music "Ghost Dance" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Theme Music "Coffee Shop" David...