Chats from the Stacks: A Strange Border in Chester County
February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Explore the dividing line between West Vincent and Uwchlan Township.
The division line between Upper Uwchlan and West Vincent is perhaps one of the strangest municipal borders in Chester County, and it tells a fascinating story. The Upper Uwchlan “thumb” is the product of empire, business ambitions, beaver furs, and even unpaid taxes. Learn more about the history of this unique municipal border and the research process used to tell its story.