Geologist: Site of idyllic 1833 painting found

November 22, 2014 8:01 AM

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In 1833, well-known early American painter Jacob Eichholtz finished an idyllic scene of an oxbow bend in Conestoga Creek with the many-steepled outline of Lancaster city in the distance.

It was a reminder of home for the artist's eldest daughter, who had recently moved to Philadelphia.

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