Support Us

The Cumberland Township Historical Society offers the following items for sale to enhance our ability to continue our mission. These items may be purchased at the CTHS quarterly meetings or by contacting CTHS member Tom Clowney at (717) 334-5406.

Cumberland Township Throw

blanket It’s warm and cozy but will also look great on display in your home. This “throw” depicts Sachs covered bridge along with the Cumberland Township logo. The cost is $50. (CTHS is currently taking orders for this item, so please contact us at if you would like to reserve one.)


Cumberland Township Witness Tree Keepsakes

Keepsakes made from Witness Tree

Jim Paddock made a generous gift to CTHS of wood from the tree along Baltimore Street and “The Sycamores” that witnessed President Lincoln as he rode to the dedication of Soldiers National Cemetery to deliver his Gettysburg Address. The wood was selected, cut, dried, and crafted into historic keepsakes, shown at right, under the supervision of Bill Hewitt. Pricing for the items shown, clockwise from top, is as follows:

  • Magnet – $15
  • Hanging ornament – $15
  • Letter opener – $25
  • Paper weight – $20
  • Pen – $45