Tag: william donner

Donora History

Who Was William Donner, the Man?

Most people know Donner, if they know him at all, as the founder of Donora, a town with a name unlike any other in the world. They might...

Donora History, William Donner

A Lesson in Negotiating

Donora, Pennsylvania, would likely not exist today if town founder William H. Donner hadn't finally persuaded Margaret Heslep, a...

Donora History

5 Tips for Building Your Own Town

If you've ever wanted to start your own town, there may be no better formula for it than the one William H. Donner used to start Donora at...