Historical Articles

September 12, 2022

History of a House – 135 West 1st Ave – Ken Chabaud

History of a House 135 West 1st Avenue, really this is a tribute to an amazing person who decided to call Conshohocken home. Ken Chabaud. by Jack Coll
August 29, 2022

History of a House – 113 Josephine Avenue (Alva S. MacKenzie)

History of a House, West Conshohocken style and some history in Conshohocken as well by Jack Coll
August 22, 2022

History of a House – 101 East 3rd Avenue (Home of James “POP” Denno “Music Man”)0

History of a house but so much more about James "Pop" Denno the "music man" in Conshohocken. The Conshohocken Band, The Hummingbird band and more...
August 7, 2022

A Century Ago

Join us as we look back 100 years at the Conshohocken community. By Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
August 4, 2022

Looking Back in VIDEO, of the Conshohockens.

This incredible video shows off our amazing community from the early 1900's.
June 25, 2022

Unsolved Mysteries – Do You Remember when Conshohocken was Featured on the TV Show?

Do You Remember when the TV show Unsolved Mysteries featured a man who lived in Conshohocken?
May 18, 2022

History of a House, or Two – Mae Mallen and Gerald Nugent, Have You Ever Heard of Them?

History of a house (or two), two very interesting area residents in their own right.... Phillies owner living in Conshohocken (Whitemarsh) and more.... by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
May 9, 2022

Calling All Conshy Old-Timers

One time Hollywood starlet Marion Martin formerly Marion Supplee lived in Conshohocken above the current home of the Old Time Saloon. At least that's the story we were recently told....by Jack Coll.
April 30, 2022

The Boys of Hale – One More Walk Around the Plant

Hale Pumps, one last walk through for some former workers. By Jack Coll
April 27, 2022

Looking Back 50 Years at Conshohocken and the Rest of the World

Looking back 50 years ago to 1972 in Conshohocken and nationwide. By Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
January 29, 2022

Conshohocken’s Connection to the Hindenburg in Lakehurst, and the President in Springfield

A look at two historical events (The Hindenburg and President Lincoln) and figures and their ties to Conshohocken. by Jack Coll for Conshystuff.com
December 31, 2021

West Conshohocken Basketball, High School History and Vintage Photos

While we talk about the great West Conshohocken basketball teams here, this goes so much deeper with some great vintage photographs from the Coll Collection.