We are excited to share the following podcast featuring Centre County History!  Stay tuned and check back as more are in the making!

The Inverted Jennies
Episode One
By Katie O’Toole, CCHS President

This is the story of some of the rarest stamps in American philately and how four were stolen and three ultimately returned to the American Philatelic Society in Bellefonte, the seat of Centre County, PA.

Credits

Thanks to the following creators and composers whose work is gratefully included in today’s episode:

Theme Music
“Ghost Dance”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Theme Music
“Coffee Shop”
David Szesztay
www.needledrop.co/wp/artists/david-szesztay/
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Sound Effects: The following are licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0: creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Plane Cessna Taxi Prop wash.wav
Cheeseheadburger
freesound.org

onearmedbanditjackpot.wav
vumseplutten1709
freesound.org

fast foward.wav
ricardri
freesound.org

presentiment R4544m2
Setuniman
freesound.org

photo press Conference.WAV
klankbeeld
freesound.org

real?_world_recordings » photocopy machine.wav
Photocopy machine
Tomlija

Clicks and Pops Volume 1 » clicks and pops 3.aif
Corsica_S

The following is licensed under Creative Common’s CCO 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication
rauliphone
Shop Vac.aif

The Smithsonian in Centre County
Episode Two
By Katie O’Toole, CCHS President

Episode 2 of Dead Centre explores how a part of the Smithsonian collection came to be in Centre County, Pa.

Credits

Thanks to the following artists whose work is used in this episode:

Celebrating 50 Years by The United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps is licensed under a Public Domain Mark 1.0 License.
Civil War » CW_Cannon_Single1.wav
Richardemoore
Licensed under Attribution 3.0
thefilmbakery

Pioneer Village » Horse and Carriage.aif
This work is licensed under the Creative Commons 0 License.

J. S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No4-1 BWV1049
by Kevin MacLeod
Creative Commons Attribution license.
playaudio1
Clippy cloppy
Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution license.

An Ironclad Agreement
Episode Three
By Katie O’Toole, CCHS President

The Iron Barons of 19th century Centre County successfully won hosting rights for a Farmers High School that became Penn State.

Credits

Thank you to the following artists for use of their music and sound effects in the making of this episode of Dead Centre:

THEME MUSIC:
“Coffee Shop”
David Szesztay is
Licensed under an Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License.
Based on a work at www.needledrop.co/wp/artists/david-szesztay/

“Nothing Broken”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

The following works are:
Licensed under the Creative Commons 0 License:

Hammer and anvil
Duasun
September 12th, 2015

Saw » WoodSaw1.wav
Pingel
November 22nd, 2005

Cow moos
josephsardin
February 6th, 2013

Fire Crackle and Flames 002
FractalStudios
October 19th, 2016

brassmusic.mp3
vollkornbrot
May 9th, 2013

The following works are:
Licensed under the Attribution License.

SE Horse & wagon with lots of wooden & metal rattle.wav
SoundEnsemble
October 2nd, 2014

Sea Sounds from BC
chop.wav
hazure
October 13th, 2006

industrial explosive percussion » industrial_crash02.aif
thanvannispen
November 11th, 2005

Thunder » Dry thunder2.wav
juskiddink
July 23rd, 2010

fantasy-SF » many_coins.mp3
Taira Komori
January 11th, 2014

The following works are:
Licensed under the Attribution Noncommercial License:

Forge
Pashee
July 3rd, 2013

Three cannon shots
originalmaja
December 16th, 2013

The Crooked House
Episode Four
By Katie O’Toole, CCHS President

An historic home in Milesburg, PA could not be salvaged, so its owner is turning it into a work of art called “The Crooked House.”

The Fraternal Farmer
Episode Five
By Katie O’Toole, CCHS President

In the 19th century, Leonard Rhone started Centre County’s Grange Fair as a way to promote education and fellowship among farm families. Today, visitors still gather at his Georgian mansion in Centre Hall, Pa.

You can follow Katie’s podcasts on SoundCloud.