Daniel Herr raised a new barn, reported the Lancaster Daily
Intelligencer On This Day in 1880. Herr, a former Lancaster County treasurer, lost his Pequea barn some time ago to a fire. Former sheriff H. N. Breneman and Mr. John Ingram supervised approximately 100 men in the raising.
Lancaster Daily Intelligencer. (Lancaster, PA),
23 August 1880. Chronicling America:
Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.
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