South Bethlehem Semi-Centennial Book

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Available for $25 (Includes Shipping)

Christmas in South Bethlehem: An Ethnic Experience

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South Bethlehem Historical Society proudly presents this 24-karat brush gold-finish keepsake ornament ~ the first in a series ~ featuring the American Christmas Tree in commemoration of the annual Ethnic Christmas Tree Display during its Twentieth Anniversary 1991 ~ 2011 ‘An Ethnic Experience’ Christmas in South Bethlehem.
A different Keepsake Ornament limited to 200 will be issued by the Society each year.

Church Doors of South Bethlehem Poster

File created with CoreGraphicsThe doors of eleven ethnic churches are depicted in color.

Photography by Dana Grubb.

Unframed, $12.50, Framed, $22.50


Churches of South Bethlehem Bookmarks


Printed in color, 2.5 x 8 inches.

The set of four: $5.00

Images of America—South Bethlehem

Published in 2010, this 127-page book features over 200 black and white photographs on the history of South Bethlehem, by Kenneth F. Raniere and Karen Samuels with South Bethlehem File created with CoreGraphicsHistorical Society. An Arcadia Publication Co.


A Living Legacy—The Architecture of A.W. Leh

File created with CoreGraphicsThis lavishly illustrated 270-page book features original architectural drawings from Leh’s own studio. Historical and contemporary black and white photography by John Kish IV and Robert Walsh, document for the first time the oeuvre of Albert Wolfring Leh, South Bethlehem architect. From 1880-1918, Leh designed some of the most significant academic, commercial, ecclesiastical and residential structures in Bethlehem and elsewhere in the region and neighboring states.

Written by Kenneth F. Raniere with foreword by Christine E. Ussler, AIA. Published in 2009 by Moon Trail Books.


Christmas in South Bethlehem Booklet
Learn about the founder of this rich South Bethlehem tradition; and traditions of South Bethlehem’s Ethnic groups from African-American to Ukranian!
Cost: $3.75

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South Bethlehem Historical Society
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Bethlehem, PA 18015

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