Archive for December, 2010
Posted on23. Dec, 2010 by Carole.
One of my favorite things at Christmastime is hearing Christmas carolers. As we were walking down the chilly streets of Jim Thorpe in December, to my delight there were carolers singing from the balcony of the Inn at Jim Thorpe across the street. We were able to capture some audio of their singing and create [...]
Posted on16. Dec, 2010 by Anthony.
Near the edge of the beautiful and historic town of Jim Thorpe can be found this monument to the man whose name this town lauds. Click on the image above to view this three scene virtual tour of the monuments dedicated to James Francis Thorpe one of the worlds greatest athletes.
Posted on10. Dec, 2010 by Anthony.
Just outside the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway in Jim Thorpe, PA music, mechanics and whimsy all played in harmony during a recent visit from the Grand Master Concert Band Organ. This 8000lb automatic musical instrument is capable of over 3000 tunes. It was built over 5 years by American and European craftsmen and is made [...]
Posted on07. Dec, 2010 by Carole.
We had the opportunity to go on a trip this month to the Poconos in Pennsylvania. When we go to the Poconos we like to visit the historic town of Jim Thorpe. Since it was December, we were able to explore the town decorated for Olde Time Christmas. The image pictured above is from one [...]