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Lehigh Valley Attractions and 'The Works of a Mechanical Genius' | On Every Main Street

Holly Harrar (left) and Martha Capwell Fox (right)
Holly Harrar (left) and Martha Capwell Fox (right)

Greg Capogna talks with Holly Harrar, Content & Social Director for Discover Lehigh Valley who shares with listeners — near and far — all the info on the great events and affordable attractions that are close to home, or just a short drive away to enjoy.

Then, Greg welcomes Martha Capwell Fox, Historian and Archives Coordinator for the National Canal Museum and Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, to talk about about an ongoing exhibit at the National Museum of Industrial History – “The Works of a Mechanical Genius: The Legacy of John Fritz.”

This exhibit explores the life of John F. Fritz, general superintendent and chief engineer at the Bethlehem Iron Company, the parent company to the Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

Tune in to On Every Main Street Mondays from 6:30 to 7:00 PM following Lehigh Valley Arts Salon.

(Original air-date: 7/11/22)

Greg Capogna is the former Executive Director of WDIY, serving in the position from 2018 to 2024 before retiring. During his tenure, he was an on-air host of the WDIY public affairs programs HealthBEAT, Active Lehigh Valley, and On Every Main Street.
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