Franklin County Chapter

Chambersburg, PA

History

A way to continually preserve history is to bring it to the attention of people today. Franklin County Chapter has placed many monuments honoring our area patriots. One of them, Margaret Cochran Corbin, was the first woman to receive a military pension from the United States government.

The National Register of Historic Places is a database of dedicated historic places and districts broken down by area. Franklin County has an impressive list of historic places listed in the database. If you are interested in history, why not start there?