"Heart of Dutchland"
Taken from the Biblical name Ephratah,
meaning "fruitful", this community was founded
in 1732 by German Seventh-Day Baptists of the
famous Cloisters. Today Ephrata is the "Hub
of Commerce" in northern Lancaster County's rich
Penna. Dutch farming country.
Mel Horst Photography
Pub. by Country Studio of Photography, Witmer, Pa.
2 East Main Street
Ephrata, Pa 17522
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