Take A Look Back At Pennsylvania’s Year Without A Summer

Most of us, albeit sometimes begrudgingly, will admit that we’ve complained about the long, hot days of summer. Of course, that’s after we swore, during the coldest days of winter, that we would never complain about the heat again. We do it every year in PA, don’t we? Well, can you imagine a year without a summer? It happened once before — and it plunged much of North America and Europe into disaster. Let’s take a look back at Pennsylvania’s year without a summer.

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Fascinated by Pennsylvania’s year without a summer? Then, you just might want to delve into more of the state’s history. Click here, for example, to read about nine things you didn’t know about PA’s history.