The Rock Ford Museum Shop offers locally made food items, children's toys, books, 18th Century fashion patterns, beeswax candles, pewter items, souvenirs, and more.
Books for Mail Order Purchase from our Museum Shop
Rock Ford Plantation is pleased to offer the following publications for sale from our Museum Store. We will ship anywhere in the United States for a nominal fee.
A Guide To Rock Ford Plantation
Containing full color covers and black and white interior photos, this booklet features a biographical sketch of General Edward Hand, background information on Rock Ford and its preservation, and a room-by-room tour of the mansion along with a breakdown of items included in General Hand's estate inventory.
$6.50 +6% PA sales tax
Shipping and Handling Charge: $4.00
Washington's Adjutant: General Edward Hand and His Contributions to the American Revolution
Focusing a General Hand's military career, this booklet was written by Sean Heuvel, a faculty member at Christopher Newport University in Newport News Virginia. Mr. Heuvel is a military historian by trade, specializing in the American Revolution, Civil War, and World War II.
$5.50 +6% PA sales tax
Shipping and Handling charge: $4.00
Dr. Ed: The Story of General Edward Hand
Written in 1978 by Mary Virginia Shelley, this delightful hardcover children's book, telling the story of General Edward Hand's life and accomplishments, was long believed out of print. Rock Ford obtained pristine copies of this book, and we are happy to offer them for sale once again our museum shop.
Recommended for young readers ages 8 and up.
$8.50 +6% PA sales tax
Shipping and Handling charge: $5.00
If you wish to order any of the above publications and have the book shipped to you, please call the Rock Ford office at 717-392-7223, Monday through Friday, 10 am to 3 pm.
Books will be shipped by USPS media Mail. Proceeds from the sale of these publications benefit Rock Ford Foundation.