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Newsletter: Vol. 6, No. 1; Winter 2003

$6.25

  • Mineral Pigments Once Mined in Berks
    by Gloria Jean and George Meiser
  • The Atlas Mineral Products Company
  • Interview of Mary “Polly' (Wirtz) Snook
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Mineral Pigments Once Mined in Berks, by Gloria Jean and George Meiser
Three page article on the history of mineral pigment mining in Berks County and the surrounding area, and how the minerals were made into a product. Written by Gloria Jean and George Meiser this article originally appeared in The Reading Eagle Dec 16, 1982.

The Atlas Mineral Products Company
One page article on the history of ownership of the land that eventually held the business of Atlas Mineral Products Company in Albany Township. Researched by Pat Michalak.

Interview of Mary “Polly’ (Wirtz) Snook