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The Mt Zion Historical Society OnLine Store




Store The Mt Zion Historical Society is expanding its website to include this online store where you will ultimately be able to purchase special Bennett's Valley items of interest( books, shirts, mugs, pictures, vet pavers, park benches, and your membership etc) over the internet or by mail.

A number of Mt Zion Historical Society and related items are available for purchase.  The sale of these items greatly support the Society. 

Currently each purchase will require you to mail us a check and a order request.

Very Special MZHS Items



Support MZHS with Your Membership

The MZHS is a non-profit organization and your membership fees are tax-deductible. Your membership can help us continue our mission by:
  • preserving and promoting the history and heritage of the Bennett's Valley,
  • developing and improving our park,and
  • continuing our educational and community services
Please Complete Membership Application and mail in to Susan McClintick.

or for Special Sponsorship Information E-mail Jim Burke

MZHS Memorial Park Bench

Burke Memorial Bench

Honor your beloved ancestral family with a park bench in the Mt Zion Memorial Park ( as available)

Cost: $600

E-mail Jim Burke for this very special request.
MZHS Memorial Veteran Walkway Pavers

MZ Memorial Park

These engraved brick pavers will honor your veterans on the beautiful walkways in our Memorial Park

Cost $60

Complete Application Form and mail in to ensure accurate and timely installation.






Books



Click here for order request and mail with check to: Mt Zion Historical Society c/o Ken O'Vell, PO Box 219, Weedville, PA 15868

History of the Elk "The History of Pennsylvania - Elk Country" by Ralph Harrison

A Special History of the Elk in Bennett's Valley told by the unique insight of one who has been close to these great animals most of his life- Ralph Harrison

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24

Pioneers of the Second Fork "Pioneers of the Second Fork" by James Burke

A Unique Historical Perspective of the Bennett's Valley Early Pioneers

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24

See Press Release

The Elk County Bucktails "The Elk County Bucktails" by Robert Winslow Nay

Soldier Profiles and their Bucktail Spirit- The Famous Civil War Company of Elk County

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24

The famous Civil War Bucktails are not only known because of the unique buck tail in their hats, but also for their innate abilities in being excellent hunters, sharpshooters, and "Indian-style" skirmishers. This MZHS publication highlights the lives and experiences of the Elk County Rifles and its individual soldiers during the Civil War, and also afterwards. Both Bucktail descendents and Civil War buffs will enjoy gaining a refreshing insight into the lives of these special soldiers. You will truly become a Bucktail-at-heart.

The Pennsylvania Winslows "The Pennsylvania Winslows" by Robert Winslow Nay

The Special History and Genealogy of the Winslows of the Pennsylvania Wilds

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24

In this book, Bob, a 4th great grandson of Carpenter and Elizabeth Winslow, shares his passion of the Winslows and their heritage. From his research, travels, and learning, he relates the story of the Winslows move to the Pennsylvania Wilds. In the second part of this book, he shares his collection of genealogy information of the five generations of these Pennsylvania Winslows.

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The Soldier's Boy Diary "The Soldier's Boy Diary"

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24


Follow the everyday life of a Civil War soldier as told in his own words. Pvt Adam Johnston's diary, tinged with the sentimental language of his time, brings to life the horrors of war and the struggles of someone caught up in America's most tragic conflict. The Mt Zion Historical Society was granted special permission to reprint Johnston's diary which follows him from his enlistment in September 1861 with the 79th Regiment-Pennsylvania Volunteers to his seven horrific months in the Libby and Danville Confederate prison camps and his parole in April 1864.

Special Pennsylvania Maps A Unique Four Map Collection of Pennsylvania Maps by Sam King

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24


We know you will enjoy these special and unique maps.Through a special arrangement with the Clearfield County Historical Society, we at the MZHS are pleased to offer Sam King's 4 map collection which includes Cornplanter's Kingdom; More of Gods Country; Lore of the Last Frontier in Pennsylvania; and Heart of the Alleghenies.

Heroes of Air Power A Special MZHS Dedication Booklet- Heroes of Air Power

$9.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $14


This special booklet was created to complement the MZHS memorial dedication in 2011 to honor select Valley heroes whom proudly served their country from World War Two to the present day. Over 30 of our heroes are highlighted with their own special biographical profiles and pictures. Many have found this publication a treasure to read and to share with others. You will gain a very personal story and insight into the lives of these heroes and what there families experienced during these special times.
Bill Robertson's Bucktail Series The Bucktail Novel Series by Bill Robertson

Bill Robertson, a Bucktail re-enactor and author, has developed a seven-novel series about the original Bucktail Regiment-the 42nd Pennsylvania Volunteers- of which our own Elk County Rifles belonged. For more information about these books and the Bucktails, visit Bill's Website The first four novels were published by White Mane while Infinity Publishing produced the last three. And Bill hasn't stopped there, he was recently released his Bucktail Brothers Series also with Infinity Publishing at www.buybooksontheweb.com. His latest book released this year is titled: The Bucktail Brothers: Brave Men's Blood. If you like the Civil War and the Bucktails, you will not want to buy only one. Check the websites listed here.

Quehanna "Quehanna" by Ralph Harrison

$18.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $24


Long time area resident Ralph Harrison- a well known author, historian, and wild life expert- shares his special insights and stories of the history of our unique area within the Pennsylvania Wilds.





Fallen Comrades of Vietnam The 2012 MZHS Dedication Program- Fallen Comrades of Elk County

$9.95 plus $4.05 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $14


The dedication program for the 2012 MZHS Dedication of the Vietnam Memorial Plaque. This special issue includes those soldiers memorialized of the in the MZHS Park. The selected soldiers short bios are presented here.





Clothing

Costs include appropriate sales tax and shipping
Clothing Sizes: Small, Medium, Large, X-Large     Styles: Male or Female



Click here for order request and mail with check to: Mt Zion Historical Society c/o Ken O'Vell, PO Box 219, Weedville, PA 15868

golf shirt The Official Mt Zion Historical Society Golf Shirt

$25 plus $4 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $29

golf shirt The Official Mt Zion Historical Society Tee Shirt

$16 plus $4 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $20

hooded lined jacket The Official Mt Zion Historical Society Jacket (Lined and with Hood)



$46 plus $5 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $51

unlined jacket The Official Mt Zion Historical Society Jacket (Unlined)

$32 plus $4 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $36

golf shirt The Official Mt Zion Historical Society Hat

$18 plus $4 Shipping/ handling/taxes= $22





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