Historical Articles

March 2, 2021

Prohibition – A Little Education and Conshohocken’s Involvement

Prohibition in and around Conshohocken, a few great stories from 100 years ago. By Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
February 7, 2021

Conshohocken Black History Month – Everett Thompson, Conshohocken’s First African American Superstar Athlete with many others to follow

Conshohocken Black History Month - Everett Thompson, Conshohocken's First African American Superstar Athlete with many others to follow, read more here by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
January 10, 2021

History of a House – 922 Fayette Street and it’s Very Interesting Residents

history of a house 922 Fayette Street in Conshohocken and it's interesting residents from over the years. by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com read more here...
December 29, 2020

Whitemarsh Township Building and Police Station – World War 2 an inside look

A rare look into the Whitemarsh Township Building during World War 2. Conshystuff.com
December 28, 2020

History of a House – 341 East Hector Street. Six Shots were Fired, One Man Was Dead.

The roaring 20’s was a time of gambling, prohibition, prostitution along with other illegal activities and yes the twin boroughs of Conshohocken and West Conshohocken were major players in the lawlessness. Read the whole story here...
December 22, 2020

It’s Christmas in Conshy, but it ain’t like it used to be.

It's Christmas in Conshohocken, but it ain't like it used to be... by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
December 4, 2020

Hector Street – Most Likely the 1st Street in America named after an African American

Hector Street in Conshohocken is most likely the first street in America named after an African American. by Brian Coll for Conshystuff.com
November 30, 2020

History of a House – 133 East 5th Ave, Conshohocken. Franklin Harrison

history of a house - 133 East 5th by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
November 30, 2020

Toland’s Restaurant – Who Remembers?

A few memories from S.C. Toland's Restaurant located on Ridge Pike in Plymouth Meeting close to Conshohocken. by Brian Coll for Conshystuff.com photos by Jack Coll
November 11, 2020

Veterans Day – We Owe You One

Veterans Day - We Owe you One, thank you to everyone who has served our country. by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
November 11, 2020

History of a House – 203 Fayette Street ( you know it as Tony and Joe’s)

History of a house -203 Fayette Street (you know it as Tony and Joe's Pizza) by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
October 13, 2020

History of a House – 12 West Second Avenue (was it a house?)

History of a House (was it really a house?) 12 West 2nd Avenue in Conshohocken by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com