In 1884, the last male heir of the Packer line, Harry E. Packer died at the age of 33. Leadership of all Asa Packer family interests passed to his nephew, Elisha Packer Wilbur, 51, who accepted the presidency at the Lehigh Valley Railroad...
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Celebrating ‘the Main Street mayor’ - Over 350 people brave 90-degree temperatures to pay their respects to the late Gordon Mowrer
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Bethlehem said goodbye to Gordie Mowrer, known as The Main Street Mayor, in a memorial service July 26 at Bethlehem’s Central Moravian Church. Over 350 people braved 90-degree temperatures to pay their respects, but Mowrer, a former Moravian...
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