A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for 4-9-2021


Topic: Researching your family’s roots in the American revolutionary war era

Guests: Sharon Wallhausen and Chrissie Van Tol of the McKeesport area's Queen Alliquippa Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution

How Topic Discussed: It’s rare for any volunteer organization to survive 110 years. Why was the Daughters of the American Revolution founded? Who created the McKeesport area chapter, named for Queen Alliquippa, a native American leader? How do members of the DAR research and preserve their family histories, and the history of other early Americans? Who may join the DAR? In what other service activities do DAR members participate?



Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.11MB - Duration: 29:36 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)


Support for this broadcast comes in part from Striffler's Family Funeral Homes.

Since 1866, Striffler's has provided compassionate, professional memorial services for families in White Oak, McKeesport, Dravosburg and Port Vue. Striffler's offers comprehensive pre-planning services and after-care.

Through its affiliated company, Design Monuments, Striffler's also provides permanent markers and memorials crafted in stone, bronze and other high-quality materials. Learn more at strifflers.com or call (412) 678-6191.


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