20th CenturyThese photos depict businesses and properties which will be familiar to many, despite changes in location and appearance. By 1950 the Borough's population had grown to 3,789 and is currently 3,981. Development in surrounding communities, particularly Hershey and Harrisburg, provided jobs for Hummelstown residents and a demand for the services and facilities still offered in Hummelstown. In addition to the Hummelstown Brownstone Company, several businesses played an important part in the 20th Century industrial growth of Hummelstown, among them: the Press Dress Factory, Verdelli Farms, Gladstone Candy, and Brightbill Lumber Company.
|Placed By||Al Roméro, Agent, State Farm Insurance, Hummelstown|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, August 2nd, 2019 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 354798 N 4458596|
|Decimal Degrees||40.26525000, -76.70763333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 15.915', W 76° 42.458'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 15' 54.9" N, 76° 42' 27.48" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
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