19 August 2015

On This Day: Lancaster man returns from Europe

A Lancaster man and his son returned to Lancaster from Europe On This Day in 1880. H. Z. Rhoades and his son had been in Europe for several months. They arrived in New York aboard the L’Amerique on 18 August 1880. 


Lancaster Daily Intelligencer. (Lancaster, PA), 19 August 1880. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.  

On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.