Writing Workshop and Book Signing

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Photo credits: "diary writing" by Fredrik Rubensson is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 Writing Workshop and Book Signing The Lawrence County Historical Society will host a free memoir writing workshop…

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American Cyanamid – 50th Anniversary of Blast

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50th Anniversary of the day of the American Cyanamid Powder Plant Explosion Presenter: Wayne Cole  July 6, 1964 Abbreviated history of company and blast Group discussion and eye witness accounts…

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Eyewitness to Powder Plant Explosion
Date of Explosion
July 6, 1964

Eyewitness to Powder Plant Explosion

On July 6, 1964 there was an explosion at the American Cyanamid Chemical Plant in Edinburg, Pennsylvania. Five men were killed and many were injured. The following is Chester J.…

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