Boonsboro Reflections: Dahlgren Chapel

Boonsboro Reflections: Dahlgren Chapel

As pioneers traveling to the western frontier passed through Turners Gap in the South Mountain range, they found rest and refreshment at an establishment now known as the Old South Mountain Inn.   In 1876, just 14 years after the Battle of South Mountain erupted at...
Boonsboro Reflections: Over the Mountain

Boonsboro Reflections: Over the Mountain

Folger McKinsey was known as the Bentztown Bard when he served as columnist, writer and poet for the Baltimore Sun.  A protégé and friend of Walt Whitman, McKinsey contributed his “Good Morning” column to The Sun five days a week from 1906 to 1948.  He was eulogized...