The 6,000 sq. ft expansion was triggered by a $160,000
grant from the Dauphin County Commissioners. Funds were provided by the gaming industry in
Pennsylvania. We will continue to seek additional interior build out funds by a special appeal
to you, the active and retired members of PSP, and through additional fundraising methods.
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subject or issue and preserving their judgments and recollections. Oral history materials sound and
video recordings, transcribed interviews, interview notes and memoranda supplement, but do not
replace, official written records. Oral history materials contain information not normally preserved
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or recollection of events. The final product, whether it is an interview tape or transcript, reflects
the combined effort of the interviewer and interviewee in the creation of a unique historical account.