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Centre County Library & Historical Museum (849 collections)

  • 2nd Geological Survey (PA) Accounts of Board Commissioners, 1875-1877

    This collection contains chronologically arranged monthly account reports for transportation, subsistence, expressage and postage, and equipment expenditures approved by the state geologist for the Second Geological more

  • 2nd Geological Survey (PA) County Geological Maps of the Board of Commissioners

    This collection contains alphabetical by county arranged published geological color-coded maps of each county prepared by the Second Geological Survey in 1884.  The front of the more

  • 2nd Geological Survey (PA) Field Expense Act Book Charles Ashburner, A W Sheafer

    This collection contains a field expense account book containing daily entries from August 7 through October 30, 1879 for transportation, sustenance, equipment, and postage expenses for more

  • 2nd Geological Survey (PA) Field Note Books of the Board of Commissioners, 1875

    This collection contains field notebooks for fieldwork conducted in Fayette, Westmoreland, Greene and Washington Counties.  Contents are arranged chronologically by date of entry and indexed alphabetically more

  • 2nd Geological Survey (PA) General Correspondence of the Board of Commissioners

    This collection contains chronologically arranged correspondence of the Board of Commissioners of the Second Geological Survey.  Information provided is date of correspondence, name of correspondent, and more

  • 2nd Geological Survey (PA) Minutes of the Board of Commissioners, 1874-1896

    This collection contains chronologically arranged minutes of the meetings of the Board of Commissioners of the Second Geological Survey.  Information provided is date of meeting, names more

  • 2nd Geological Survey(PA) Diary of Charles Ashburner Board of Commissioners,1876

    This collection contains a diary kept by Board of Commissioners’ Assistant Charles Ashburner in Mckean and Elk Counties.  Information provided is date and time of entry, more

  • Abington Free Library – Abington High School Yearbooks

    Abington Free Library – Abington High School Yearbooks

    This collection of the Oracle, the Abington High School yearbook, covers the years 1918-1921 and 1923-2013.

  • Account of the United States to the State of Pennsylvania (PA) 1775-1788

    A record of money paid by Pennsylvania to various men in the Commonwealth's military units for their service to the state, or purchases they made on more

  • Accounts and Reports, 1777-1790

    Accounts, 1781, A record of orders given to State Treasurer, David Rittenhouse, to pay a given amount to a person named. Listed are the amounts to more

  • Accounts of the Wardens of the Port, 1763-1957

    Images of cash books, daybooks, ledgers, journals, receipt book, vouchers, payroll requisitions, and related types of records kept by the Wardens of the Port of Philadelphia. more

  • Accounts, 1775-1776, undated

    Images of a collection of loose copies of receipts and reports written out and filed by the Committee of Safety from February 11, 1775-July 31, 1776 more

  • Accounts, 1776-1777, undated

    Images of a collection of the receipts of the Council of Safety from July 20, 1776 - April 16, 1777. The loose receipts in this collection more

  • Accounts, 1777

    Images of a record of the receipts of the Board of War from March 14, 1777, through September 24, 1777. The receipts document money given out. more

  • Accounts, 1777

    Images of receipts of the Second Council of Safety from October 14, 1777 through December 9, 1777. Each receipt contains the name of the person giving more

  • Accounts, 1777-1779

    Images of records dealing primarily with the business of the Committee which was the removal of supplies and goods from the city (primarily Philadelphia and surrounding more

  • Administrative and Biennial Reports, 1915-1969

    Published and unpublished reports submitted to the Governor by the Pennsylvania Historical Commission concerning the activities of the Commission, funds appropriated by the legislature for the more

  • Admission and Discharge Books (PA) 1844-1888

    Monthly record books of admissions and discharges to the Eastern State Penitentiary. For admissions the information provided is admission date, inmate number, race, age at admission, more

  • Admission and Discharge Books (PA) 1872-1900

    Admission and discharge books for Western State Penitentiary. Information provided in admission books is name of inmate, date of admission, admission number, race, age, gender, physical more

  • Admission Book, 1896-1947

    Images of Certificates of ship masters certifying the name of the ship master, ownership of the vessel, and certifying that no foreigners have any share in more

  • Admission of Attorneys Dockets, 1742-1935, 1970-1977

    Images of lists of attorneys granted permission to practice in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. In order to practice at this level, attorneys were required to more

  • Albright College – Central Pennsylvania College Photo Collection

    Albright College – Central Pennsylvania College Photo Collection

    This collection contains photographs from the 1880s to the beginning of the 20th century of Central Pennsylvania College students, faculty, facilities, and grounds.

  • Albright College – Evangelical Church Historic Lantern Slides

    Albright College – Evangelical Church Historic Lantern Slides

    These lantern slides were produced by Rev. Fred W. Solver around 1930 to be used for a lecture about individuals and places associated with the Evangelical more

  • Albright College – Myerstown Photo Collection

    Albright College – Myerstown Photo Collection

    Albright Collegiate Institute was established in Myerstown,PA, 1895, and was re-chartered as Albright College, 1898, and remained in Myerstown until 1928 when it then moved to more

  • Albright College – Schuylkill Seminary Photo Collection

    Albright College – Schuylkill Seminary Photo Collection

    Schuylkill Seminary was established in Reading PA in 1881, moved to Fredericksburg in 1886, then returned to Reading in 1902. It was renamed Schuylkill College in more

  • Albright College – The Seminary Guard Newspaper

    Albright College – The Seminary Guard Newspaper

    The Union Seminary student newspaper. The Union Seminary was a forerunner institution of Albright College. The student newspaper was co-published by the Excelsior and Neocosmian literary more

  • Alphabetical (Old) Index to Continental Ledgers Nos. 1 and 2 (PA) 1775-1785

    These images are the index for the Continental Ledgers, 1775-1785 which are also digitized. Information includes the names of sundry persons and the ranks which some more

  • Alphabetical Index to Naturalization Records, 1789-1880

    Images of transcripts prepared under Works Progress Administration Project #20837 of the eleven-volume "Index to Records of Aliens' Declarations of Intentions and/or Oaths of Allegiance, 1789-1880" more

  • Alphabetical List of Accounts (PA)

    This volume contains a list of the people, county governments, militia units, and state agencies for which the Comptroller General held accounts. Account numbers are listed more

  • Alphabetical List of Crews, 1798-1880

    Transcripts of the lists of the names of members of crews of vessels arriving and departing the Port of Philadelphia. Information provided is name of crewmember, more

  • Alphabetical List of Names on Pennsylvania Monuments, undated

    A record of the 34,526 names of Pennsylvania veterans appearing on Pennsylvania monuments. Prepared from a record in the Pennsylvania State Library on February 7, 1958 more

  • Altoona Area Public Library – Altoona Area School District History

    Altoona Area Public Library – Altoona Area School District History

    This collection contains commencement documents, photos, booklets, and other materials pertaining to the history of the Altoona Area School District.

  • Altoona Area Public Library – Architecture—Practical and Theoretical

    Altoona Area Public Library – Architecture—Practical and Theoretical

    This collection is a digitized copy of the book ArchitecturePractical and Theoretical by the Beezer Brothers (1894). The Beezer brothers (Louis and Michael J.) were famous more

  • Altoona Area Public Library – Blair County Historic Reports

    Altoona Area Public Library – Blair County Historic Reports

    This collection contains historic reports and surveys from the Blair County area.

  • Altoona Area Public Library – Blair County Oral Histories

    Altoona Area Public Library – Blair County Oral Histories

    This collection contains oral histories of the Blair County region of Pennsylvania. The interviews pertain to events that happened in Blair County or stories of Blair more

  • Altoona Area Public Library – Historic Photographs

    Altoona Area Public Library – Historic Photographs

    This collection contains photos documenting the history of Central Pennsylvania and the surrounding region.

  • Ambler Gazette Collection – Wissahickon Valley Public Library

    Ambler Gazette Collection – Wissahickon Valley Public Library

    The Wissahickon Valley Public Library: Ambler Gazette Collection is a joint effort with the Fort Washington Historical Society to preserve the society's collection of the Ambler more

  • Anatomical Board (PA) Cadaver Receiving Books, 1901-1965

    This collection contains a register, arranged chronologically by date received, of human cadavers received by the Anatomical Board to be distributed to medical and dental facilities more

  • Annual Reports of Passenger and Street Railway Companies (PA) 1861-1903

    Annual reports filed with the Department of Internal Affairs by passenger and street railway companies.  Information provided is date of report, name of company, names and more

  • Annual, Biennial, and Miscellaneous Reports of the Commission, 1945-2005

    Printed, typed, and mimeographed biennial, annual, organizational, decade, accomplishment, specific powers, legislative, and activity reports issued by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Information varies with more

  • Anthracite and Bituminous Fatal Mining Accident Reports, 1936-1974

    Images of reports, sketches, correspondence, and other files relative to fatalities at mining facilities in both the anthracite and bituminous coal regions, excluding the years 1936-1937, more

  • Anthracite Mine Certification Records for Foremen and Assistant Foremen, 1886-1968

    Images of three types of certification recordings for mine foremen and assistant foremen: certificate books, certificate receipt books, and registers. The certificate books contain copies of more

  • Appeal Dockets, 1795-2014

    Images of a record of appellate cases in the Supreme Court, Western District. Cases deal with issues under the Court's mandatory and discretionary jurisdiction. Cases falling more

  • Appearance and Continuance Dockets, 1740-1795

    Images of records of cases brought before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Eastern District. An Appearance Docket generally documents the initial proceedings of a more

  • Appearance Dockets, 1795-1977

    Images of dockets of appeals petitioned to the Supreme Court, Eastern District. Information given for each case includes the dates of returnable papers; arguments and opinions; more

  • Appearance Dockets, 1956-1977

    These are images of basic appearance dockets for the Supreme Court, marking the date that the original writ was issued by the Supreme Court and whether more

  • Applicant Files of the Pennsylvania Soldiers and Sailors Home, 1886-1949

    Applicant files include patient name, date of admission, rank, and other personal information. This collection is part of the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs which more

  • Applications and Licenses Issued to Chiropodists (PA) Record, 1956-1974

    This collection contains a record, arranged in numerical order by application number, of individuals licensed as chiropodists from October 26, 1956 to August 14, 1974. Information more

  • Applications for License as a Moneylender – Consumer’s Credit and Small Loans, 1915-1933

    Images of applications to the Department of Banking for licenses to lend money in the Commonwealth. These consist of date of filing, name of corporation, place more

  • Applications for PA Teaching Certificates, 1866-1922

    Applications for permanent, provisional, temporary, special, and temporary special continuation teaching certificates submitted to the Superintendent of Public Instruction. The type of information given varies with more

  • Applications for Passes, 1776-1788, undated

    Images of a record of applications submitted to the Supreme Executive Council by persons requesting permission to pass through enemy lines. The type of information recorded more

  • Appointment and Commission Books for Civil Officers, 1790-1973

    Images of appointments and commissions issued for civil officers. Information given is name of appointee, name of Governor or commission making the appointment, the position to more

  • Appointments File for Civil Officers, 1790-2009

    Images of gubernatorial appointments and commissions. Information usually provided is name of appointee, name of Governor or Commission making the appointment, the title of the position more

  • Appointments File, Military, 1775-1790

    Images of a record of petitions filed by persons seeking a military commission. Among the data which may be found are the petitioners name, residence, rank, more

  • Appointments File, Political, 1775-1790

    Images of a record of political appointments and documents pertaining to the process of appointing individuals to political positions. It contains letters addressed to the Council more

  • Arrivals and Clearances of Vessels, 1783-1880

    Arrivals and Clearances of Vessels, 1783-1880

  • Attendance Book, 1777

    Images of a record of attendance of members of the Supreme Executive Council in 1777. Contained within are charts listing the name of the member, and more

  • Attorney General’s Opinions (PA) 1892-1893, 1896-1898

    Correspondence relating to legal opinions rendered by the Attorney General and the impact on administration of the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is date of more

  • Autograph File, 1683, 1767-1815

    The documents within this series were extracted from their original series files in 1925 due to their unique historical value. They contain valuable autographs of national more

  • B. Reed Henderson High School – B. Reed Henderson High School Collection

    B. Reed Henderson High School – B. Reed Henderson High School Collection

    Welcome to the B. Reed Henderson High School Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. Henderson High School, located in the Borough of more

  • Bankruptcy File, 1785-1790

    Images of a record that contains bonds and petitions filed with the President of the Supreme Executive Council by debtors, creditors, and the Commissions of the more

  • Basic Documents of Pennsylvania Including Proprietary Charters and Deeds, Indian Deeds, and State Constitutions, 1681-1873

    Images of the earliest surviving records of the Commonwealth including William Penn's charter from King Charles II, the earliest frames of government for the province, the more

  • Bedford County Library – Winona Garbrick

    Bedford County Library – Winona Garbrick

    Winona Garbrick was one of the most prolific teachers in Bedford High School history. Her legacy includes National Bestselling Author Dean Koontz, who wrote a personalized more

  • Bellwood-Antis Public Library – Bellwood Bulletin Collection

    Bellwood-Antis Public Library – Bellwood Bulletin Collection

    The Bellwood Bulletin weekly newspaper provides a unique glimpse into the cultural, economic, political, religious and social activities of Bellwood and the surrounding areas from 1889-1946. more

  • Benjamin Franklin Jones Memorial Library – Aliquippa Area Selected Newspaper Clippings

    Benjamin Franklin Jones Memorial Library – Aliquippa Area Selected Newspaper Clippings

    A collection of selected newspaper clippings concerning B.F. Jones Memorial Library and the surrounding area.

  • Benjamin Franklin Jones Memorial Library – Selected Photographs Aliquippa Area

    Benjamin Franklin Jones Memorial Library – Selected Photographs Aliquippa Area

    This is a small collection of photographs of Benjamin Franklin Jones Memorial library and the surrounding area.

  • Bernville Area Community Library – Tulpehocken High School Yearbooks

    Bernville Area Community Library – Tulpehocken High School Yearbooks

    Penn-Bernville High School The Pennant 1950-1965; Tulpehocken High School The Dardanian 1966-2020

  • Bertillon Registration Books (PA) 1888-1895

    Bertillon books for inmates incarcerated at the Western State Penitentiary.  Information provided is inmate number, name of inmate, length and width of head, length of left more

  • Bituminous Mine Certification Records for Assistant First and Second Grade Foremen, 1923-1963

    Images of certification registers for the Assistant First and Second Grade Foremen. Information provided about each foreman includes name, place of birth, place of residence, age, more

  • Bituminous Mine Certification Records for Assistant Foremen, 1911-1923

    Images of certification records created to comply with registration, training, and examination standards for foremen as specified in the act of June 9, 1911. Information provided more

  • Bituminous Mine Certification Records for Electricians, 1939-1963

    Images of certification records created to comply with registration, training, and examination standards for foremen specified in the act of June 9, 1911. Information is presented more

  • Bituminous Mine Certification Records for Fire Boss Examiners, 1912-1963

    Images of certification records created to comply with registration, training, and examination standards for foremen specified in the act of June 9, 1911. The first nine more

  • Bituminous Mine Certification Records for First Grade Foremen, 1903-1963

    Images of certification books required to be kept of foremen under statutes designed to protect the health and safety of persons employed in and about bituminous more

  • Bituminous Mine Certification Records for Second Grade Foremen, 1903-1963

    Images of certification books that were required to be kept of foreman to comply with statutes that provided for the health and safety of persons employed more

  • Bloomsburg University (PA), Board of Trustees Minutes, 1927-1967

    Minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Bloomsburg University (PA), Catalogs, 1867-1980

    University catalogs providing information such as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. These records more

  • Bloomsburg University (PA), Faculty Government Minutes, 1970-1985

    Minutes of the University Faculty Government generally provide the date of the meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. These more

  • Bloomsburg University (PA), Student Government Council Minutes, 1949-1982

    Minutes of the Student Government Council generally provide the date of the council meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Bloomsburg University (PA), Yearbooks, 1915-1987

    University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. These records are arranged chronologically more

  • Blotter Books, 1789-1790

    Images of rough notes of minutes from the meetings of the Supreme Executive Council. Entries document events of the meetings, order of the day, mention of more

  • Board of Appraisers Minutes on Southern Border Property Damage (PA) 1863-1864

    A daily record of the Board of Appraisers convened by an act of the General Assembly to appraise all damages and losses associated with the impressment more

  • Board of Commissioners Journal to Erect the Western State Penitentiary (PA) 1818-1835

    Journal containing minutes of the proceedings and reports of the Board of Commissioners selected by the Select and Common Councils of the City of Pittsburgh in more

  • Board of Fish Commission (PA) Minutes, 1924-1969

    This collection includes quarterly meeting minutes and agendas of the Fish Commission and its successor the Fish and Boat Commission. The minutes document approval of past more

  • Bond Records (PA), 1867-1921

    Transcripts of bonds posted by office holders with the sitting Governors as surety for their carrying out of their responsibilities. Information provided is name of person more

  • Bonds of Marque, 1777

    Images of a record of the contracts for men commissioned as privateers to capture British ships and cargos for the Continental Congress. Each contract is preprinted more

  • Bonds, Assignments, Contracts, Acts, Titles and Misc. Documents (PA), 1775-1949

    Bonds, assignments, contracts, acts, titles and similar types of records relating to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, General State Authority, State Highway and Bridge Authority, and State more

  • Boundary Survey Accounts (PA) 1782-1810

    Collection of accounts of boundaries surveyed include Delaware River Jurisdiction, the Northern Boundary, the Virginia Boundary, the Western Boundary, and the Wyoming Controversy with Connecticut. Detailed more

  • Braddock Carnegie Library Association – Braddock Area Yearbooks

    Braddock Carnegie Library Association – Braddock Area Yearbooks

    Braddock-area yearbooks, including the Braddonian ( Braddock HS 1948-71), The Highlander (Scott HS 1948-71, non-consecutive years), the Falconian (General Braddock HS 1972-80), the Retrospect (St. Thomas more

  • Braddock Road Accounts, 1755-1756

    Record of charges incurred for running a road from the back settlements toward the Ohio River for the King's use in pursuance to the application from more

  • Bundles of Miscellaneous Court Papers with Index, 1790-1883

    Images of various documents filed with the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, including petitions, transcripts, maps of streets and land tracts, copies of opinions, affidavits, wills, charges more

  • California University of PA, Board of Trustees Minutes, 1910-1992

    Minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • California University of PA, Catalogs, 1869-1987

    University catalogs providing such types of information as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. more

  • California University of PA, College Senior Theses, 1898-1903

    Collection of senior theses that were submitted by students as part of their graduation requirement from the school before it became a university. These records are more

  • California University of PA, Yearbooks, 1913-1917, 1919-1920, 1929-1986

    University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. These records are arranged chronologically. more

  • Cambria County Library – Johnstown, PA History Books

    Cambria County Library – Johnstown, PA History Books

    Johnstown, Pennsylvania, was originally formed as a town in 1800. The city has experienced three major floods throughout its history and later became the site of more

  • Cambria County Library – Johnstown, PA Postcards

    Cambria County Library – Johnstown, PA Postcards

    This collection contains postcards from the early 20th century of Johnstown, Pennsylvania area landmarks.

  • Candidates Examined for Appointments as Surgeons and Asst. Surgeons (PA) 1861-1865

    A record of examinations of candidates seeking appointments as surgeons or assistant surgeons. Information about each candidate generally includes name, postal address, county of residence, and more

  • Capitol Complex Restoration and Conservation Reports, 1897-2016

    Images consist of of correspondence, reports and photographs relating to the construction, furnishing, and renovation of the Pennsylvania State Capitol. Subjects covered include the Abbey murals, more

  • Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – American Marketplace Collection

    Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – American Marketplace Collection

    American Marketplace chronicles the development of the industrial expansion of the United States following the Civil War, and the parallel emergence of the consumer products reflecting more

  • Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Industry, Mining, & Technology Journals

    Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Industry, Mining, & Technology Journals

    Pittsburgh’s heritage is strongly rooted in iron, steel, mining and related industries. This section of the Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Heritage Collection is a compilation of more

  • Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Iron & Steel Photographic Collection

    Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Iron & Steel Photographic Collection

    Complementing the original Iron & Steel Collection, the Iron & Steel Photographic Collection features individual images of places and personalities intrinsic to Pittsburgh's development as the more

  • Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Heritage Collection

    Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Heritage Collection

    Pittsburgh’s heritage is strongly rooted in iron, steel, mining and related industries. The Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Heritage Collection is a digital compilation of books, journals, more

  • Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – The Builder Collection

    Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – The Builder Collection

    The Builder is an architectural publication that was published in Pittsburgh from 1901 to 1919. Its subtitle is: "Devoted to Architecture". The Builder is a highly more

  • Carnegie Mellon University – Andrew Carnegie Online Archive

    Carnegie Mellon University – Andrew Carnegie Online Archive

    This collection contains primary resources about Carnegie's bequests along with supporting explanatory text, that teachers will be able to use a part of their curriculum.

  • Carnegie Mellon University – Historic Image Archive
  • Case Files of the Court of Admiralty, 1760-1795

    Images of case files for cases brought before the Court of Admiralty in Philadelphia. Included in the files are descriptions of the proceedings, copies of the more

  • Centre County Library & Historical Museum – Bellefonte Governors’ Papers

    Centre County Library & Historical Museum – Bellefonte Governors’ Papers

    Bellefonte has been home to seven governors, five of whom were Governors of Pennsylvania. This collection features correspondence, documents, and manuscripts of their authorship as well more

  • Chambersburg War Damage Claim Applications (PA) 1866-1868

    This series contains applications for damage claims submitted by citizens who suffered losses during the burning of Chambersburg on July 30, 1864. The applications are itemized more

  • Chambersburg War Damage Claim Warrant Stub Books (PA) 1866

    Collection of receipts for payments to Chambersburg citizens awarded claims from the $500,000 appropriation of 1866 for the relief of Chambersburg citizens who lost property in more

  • Charter Books (PA), 1812-1875

    Transcripts of Articles of Incorporation filed with the Department of State. Information provided is date of incorporation, name of corporation, location of corporation, text of the more

  • Chester County History Center – Chester County Archives and Record Services – Chester County Board of Relief

    Chester County History Center – Chester County Archives and Record Services – Chester County Board of Relief

    This collections represents all extant records of the Chester County Board of Relief from 1861 through 1865. The Chester County Board of Relief was set up more

  • Chester County History Center – Jean Kane Foulke Papers

    Chester County History Center – Jean Kane Foulke Papers

    This digitized selection from the Jean Kane Foulke papers measures 1.4 linear feet and dates from 1850 to 1955, with the bulk of the materials dating more

  • Chester County History Center – Sheeder Family Account Books and Diaries

    Chester County History Center – Sheeder Family Account Books and Diaries

    This digitized selection of eight diaries from the Sheeder Family Account Books and Diaries measures 0.5 linear feet and dates from 1870 to 1879. Found within more

  • Chester County History Center – William Darlington Letterpress Copybook

    Chester County History Center – William Darlington Letterpress Copybook

    The digitized copybook of William Darlington consists of 170 scanned pages and dates from 1845 to 1851. Found within the bound volume are handwritten ink-on-paper transcriptions more

  • Chester County History Center – Women’s Suffrage and Civil Rights Collection

    Chester County History Center – Women’s Suffrage and Civil Rights Collection

    The Women’s Suffrage and Civil Rights Collection measures 0.3 linear feet and dates from 1852 to 1933, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1893 more

  • Chester County Library & District Center – Northern Chester County Historic Photographs

    Chester County Library & District Center – Northern Chester County Historic Photographs

    This collection contains photographs of Northern Chester County in the first decades of the 1900's.

  • Cheyney University (PA), Catalogs, 1975-1987

    University catalogs providing information such as descriptions of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. These records are more

  • Cheyney University (PA), Student Newspaper – The Record, 1979-1988

    Student newspaper providing information about campus news, sporting events, and issues of interest to the student body. These records are arranged chronologically by date of newspaper. more

  • Cheyney University (PA), Yearbooks, 1939-1988

    University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. These records are arranged chronologically more

  • Chronological List of Masters and Crews, 1798-1880

    Crew lists giving the names of the members of the crews serving on each vessel. These lists were originally kept under the provisions of "An Act more

  • City, Borough or Township Superintendents (PA) Record Book, 1866-1908

    This collection, arranged alphabetically by name of the city or borough, and thereunder chronologically by date, contains lists of superintendents who took office, of superintendents who more

  • Civil War Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1861-1866

    "Images include several subjects including: Alphabetical Rolls are arranged alphabetically by the soldiers surnames. Entries usually give the name, rank, civilian occupation, and residence, the unit, more

  • Civil War Service and Pension Accounts (PA) 1861-1873

    The Service Accounts list expenditures and dis-allowances made by the state of Pennsylvania during and after the war. The first volume includes disbursements of funds on more

  • Claims Docket, 1778-1779

    Images of cases heard and adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania against citizens accused of high treason. The cases involve claims made against the real more

  • Clarion Free Library – Mary Hamilton Holiday Cards

    Clarion Free Library – Mary Hamilton Holiday Cards

    This collection contains images of limited edition, hand-printed linocut holiday cards that were made by folk artist Mary Hamilton who lived and worked throughout her career more

  • Clarion Free Library – World War I

    Clarion Free Library – World War I

    This collection contains images of photographs, letters, and other memorabilia and resources contributed by the community documenting the impact of World https://digitalarchives.powerlibrary.org/papd/islandora/object/papd%3Apclfl-wwiWar I on Clarion County, more

  • Clarion University (PA), Board of Trustees Minutes, 1886-1992

    Minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Clarion University (PA), Catalogs, 1891-1989

    University catalogs providing such information such as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. Arranged more

  • Clarion University (PA), Faculty Forum Minutes, 1976-1988

    Minutes of Clarion University Faculty Forum generally provide the date of the forum meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of issues discussed and more

  • Clarion University (PA), Faculty Senate Minutes, 1961-1988

    Minutes of Clarion University faculty senate generally provide the date of the senate meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Clarion University (PA), Graduate Catalogs, 1969-1989

    Clarion University catalogs providing such information such as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. more

  • Clarion University (PA), Student Senate Minutes, 1942-1988

    Minutes of the Student Senate generally provide the date of the meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of issues discussed and the business more

  • Clarion University (PA), Student Yearbook: College Pathfinder, 1975-1987

    Clarion University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. Arranged chronologically by date more

  • Clarion University (PA), Summer Catalogs, 1958-1978

    Clarion University summer catalogs providing such types of information as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and more

  • Clarion University (PA), Yearbooks, 1909-1987

    Clarion University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. Arranged chronologically by date more

  • Clemency File, 1775-1790, undated

    Images of a record of individual case files that may contain diverse documents about persons seeking pardons from the President of the Supreme Executive Council, the more

  • Clemency File, 1790-1873

    Images of primarily petitions for clemency addressed to the President of the Supreme Executive Council, the Governor, or the Board of Pardons and pardon proclamations issued more

  • Clothing and State Store Journal (PA) 1776-1777

    Recordings of transactions made at the Pennsylvania State Store, usually on a daily basis. Information provided includes the date, types and quantities of the goods involved more

  • Coal Industry Environmental Studies, circa 1943-1964

    Images of the results of dust surveys, taken at various coal mines across Pennsylvania, are included in this series. Included are survey reports, miscellaneous information concerning more

  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia – Colonial Formularies Collection

    College of Physicians of Philadelphia – Colonial Formularies Collection

    This collection provides access to two rare dispensatories and receptures that illuminate the therapeutic practices and medical orientation of two dispensing physicians in the multilingual colonial more

  • Commissary Accounts (PA) 1775-1792

    This collection contains collection of commissary accounts organized by individual commissioners for clothing, magazine and military stores, and issues. Images are arranged in chronological order and more

  • Commission Books (PA), 1775-1842

    Records of commissions issued for associate county judges, prothonotaries, registers and recorders, sheriffs, coroners, notaries public, deputy surveyors, justices of the peace and clerks of the more

  • Commission Books for Justices of the Peace and Aldermen, 1863-1969

    Records of names of persons commissioned as justices of the peace and aldermen. Information given is county, name of community, name of person commissioned, office for more

  • Commission Books, Miscellaneous (PA), 1912-1937

    Record of Executive Commissions granted by Governors to fill various public offices across the state. Information given is name of person commissioned, position to which commissioned, more

  • Commission of Soldiers’ Orphan Schools (PA) Annual Reports, 1870-1918

    Annual reports relating to Soldiers' Orphan Schools and their locations with regard to students, teachers, finance, education, and inspection of facilities and operations. The reports are more

  • Commission of Soldiers’ Orphan Schools (PA) List of Deceased Students, 1865-1907

    List of Students who Died at the Soldiers' Orphan School is a register of student deaths providing: name of student, birth date, county location of school, more

  • Commission of Soldiers’ Orphan Schools (PA) Orphans Leaving School, 1883-1903

    List of Soldiers' Orphans Leaving School, 1883, 1886-1888, 1894, 1903 information includes: names of students discharged from orphan schools or homes, providing names of principals and more

  • Commission Register for Mothers’ Fund and Old Age Assistance Boards (PA) 1913-37

    Record of names of persons commissioned to boards in local communities to administer the Mothers Fund and Old Age Assistance Fund. Information given is name and more

  • Commissioners of Indian Trade Accounts, 1758-1766

    Indian trade accounts kept by Treasurer John Reynolds for the Commissioners of Indian Trade. Information provided in the cash summary tables is date of entry, location more

  • Commissioners of Purchases Accounts (PA) 1780-1783

    This collection begins with a list of general purchases made by the army which shows the supplies purchased, their quantity, the purchaser, the merchant, the county more

  • Commitment Papers (PA) 1841, 1861-1904

    Records of commitment of prisoners to the Eastern State Penitentiary. Information provided is commitment number, name of person committed, county and court in which tried, crime more

  • Communist Party (PA) Nomination Petitions for Philadelphia County, 1940, 1946

    Petitions for nomination of Communist Party candidates for state and federal political office and as presidential electors. Information given is name of candidate, occupation, place of more

  • Communist Party (PA) Nomination Petitions, 1938, 1940

    Nomination petitions and accompanying affidavits in support of nominations of communist party candidates for election to state offices. Information given includes date of petition, names of more

  • Commutation and Parole Books (PA) 1907-1932

    Recommendations sent to the Governor by the Board of Pardons for granting commutation or parole.  A commutation is the changing of a penalty to a more

  • Commutation Books (PA) 1865-1918

    Record books of commutations granted to inmates incarcerated at the Eastern State Penitentiary.  Information given is date of reception, prisoner number, name of prisoner, age, race, more

  • Commutation Books (PA) 1917-1958

    Record books of commutations granted to inmates incarcerated at Western State Penitentiary.  Information provided is prisoner number, name of inmate, dates transferred to or returned from more

  • Conduct Ledgers, 1889-1898, 1903-1905, 1916-1918

    Conduct ledgers which recorded points earned by inmates incarcerated at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is ledger number, name of inmate, age, crime for more

  • Conscientious Objector Depositions, 1862

    The series contains both standard printed and handwritten forms signed by draft commissioners for each man who was conscientiously scrupulous on the subject of bearing arms. more

  • Conshohocken Free Library – Minutes of the Town Council Collection

    Conshohocken Free Library – Minutes of the Town Council Collection

    Minutes of the Town Council of the Borough of Conshohocken, Volume 1, July 1850 - March 1874 Collection.

  • Conshohocken Free Library – The Recorder Newspaper

    Conshohocken Free Library – The Recorder Newspaper

    The Conshohocken Recorder, April 1, 1882 - September 9, 1954.

  • Constitutional Convention of 1776 (PA) Minute Book

    This collection contains a minute book, arranged chronologically by date of entry, describing the daily activities of the Constitutional Convention held in Philadelphia that ran from more

  • Constitutional Convention of 1837-1838 (PA) Accounts

    This collection contains unarranged, miscellaneous receipts and expenditure records generated by the committee while in session. Information generally provided is date of receipt or expenditure, amount more

  • Constitutional Convention of 1837-1838 (PA) Committee Minute Books

    This collection contains minute books, arranged chronologically by date of entry, containing a record of the daily activities of the committee, including a record of expenditures. more

  • Constitutional Convention of 1837-1838 (PA) Journal

    This collection contains records beginning May 23, 1837 and ending February 22, 1838 similar in content to the Committee Minute Books (RG/005/C/4). It includes various notes, more

  • Constitutional Convention of 1873 (PA) Journal

    This collection contains a record, arranged chronologically by date of entry, of each day of the convention giving the surnames of the delegates in the order more

  • Continental and State Money Account Book (PA) 1783-1784

    This collection contains a ledger of monetary transactions conducted by the state. The ledger contains a record of how some of the 500,000 pounds approved by more

  • Continental Day and Waste Book (PA) 1775-1783

    This collection contains a record of monetary transactions kept on a daily basis. Although the entries are dated from 1775-1783, the actual book was probably compiled more

  • Continental Journals (PA) 1775-1785

    This collection contains a record of State monetary transactions kept on a daily basis. Although the payments recorded date from 1775-1785, the journals themselves were probably more

  • Continental Ledgers (PA) 1775-1785

    A record relating to the payment and settlement of public money kept for the purpose of auditing, liquidating and adjusting Commonwealth accounts. Types of transactions recorded more

  • Continuance Dockets, 1795-1837

    Images of dockets that list subsequent actions taken and papers filed in a case after the initial entry in another docket. Information given includes names of more

  • Contract Book (PA) 1837-1856

    Record book containing transcripts of contracts between various private vendors and the Board of Property Inspectors for the Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is date of more

  • Convict Affidavit Books (PA) 1835-1856

    Affidavits signed by inmates received at Eastern State Penitentiary acknowledging the property in their possession at the time of admission.  Information provided is affidavit number, name more

  • Convict Description and Receiving Dockets (PA) 1872-1957

    Convict description and receiving dockets for Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is sequential number assigned for the year, inmate number, name of inmate, race, county where more

  • Convict Docket (PA) 1826-1859

    Convict docket for Western State Penitentiary.  Information provided is name of convict, crime of which convicted, sentence, date convict sentenced, name of prosecutor, date admitted, brief more

  • Coroners’ Inquisition Papers, 1751, 1768-1796

    Images of reports of inquisitions conducted by a County Coroner and a twelve man panel who had viewed a body attesting to the cause of death. more

  • Correspondence and Contracts (PA) 1886-1903

    Correspondence, contracts, memoranda of agreements, design specifications, sketches and blueprints relating to the location and erection of monuments and markers authorized by the Pennsylvania General Assembly more

  • Council of Censors (PA) Journals 1783-1784

    The journals, arranged chronologically by date of entry, contain daily minutes of the proceedings of the Council of Censors as transmitted to Benjamin Franklin in Philadelphia more

  • Council of National Defense and Comm of Public Safety (PA) Scrapbooks, 1917-1920

    Collection of newspaper clippings, press releases and memoranda detailing the activities of and promoting the ideas of the Council of National Defense and the Committee of more

  • County and State (PA) Appointments 1836-1940

    Records of names of persons appointed to state and county offices. Information given is name of person appointed to office, office to which appointed, and date more

  • County Election Returns for Federal, State and Local Offices, 1790-1850

    Images of certified returns for election of candidates to federal, state, and local offices. Information given is date of election, name of each candidate, the total more

  • County Officers’ Accounts (PA) 1782-1809

    This collection contains account records of payments authorized by the Comptroller General's office for services rendered by such county officers as sheriffs, prothonotaries, and clerks of more

  • County Officers’ Accounts (PA) 1809-1907

    A record of financial returns submitted by various county officers to the State Auditor General. Many of the materials relate to the collection of licensing fees more

  • County Records Alphabetical Inventory, 1984

    Images of a physical inventory of records held be every county in Pennsylvania to determine their condition, importance for preservation of informational content and need for more

  • County Records Inventory by Office, 1984

    Images of inventory sheets generated from data originally on computer tape. These were also converted to seven silver negative microfiche, to four silver negative 35mm microfilm, more

  • County School Superintendents (PA) Record Book, 1854-1918

    This collection, arranged alphabetically by name of the county, and thereunder chronologically, lists the superintendents who administered the county schools from 1854 through 1918. Information listed more

  • County Tax Accounts (PA) 1781-1808

    A record of county tax accounts. Information about each county includes detailed quotas of taxes owed by each county, listing of effective supplies and the amount more

  • Court of Admiralty Accounts (PA) 1779-1786

    This collection series contains account sheets filed with the Comptroller General, which record fees received by the Court of Admiralty in Philadelphia. Included in these records more

  • Crawford County Federated Library System – Meadville Local History Collection

    Crawford County Federated Library System – Meadville Local History Collection

    The Meadville Local History Collection is a condensed sketch of the early history of Meadville, Pennsylvania which covers the city's natural resources and a portrayal of more

  • Crown Correspondence, 1726-1775

    Printed copies of executive correspondence, petitions, and Orders of Council relating specifically to the Province and the Crown. Information generally given is date of correspondence, names more

  • Daily Population Statistical Reports (PA) 1924, 1928-1929, 1940, 1960

    Daily inmate population statistical reports for Western State Penitentiary.  Information provided is date of report, number of inmates in the old prison, number of inmates in more

  • Danville State Hospital (PA) County Registers, 1872-1923

    This collection contains a register, arranged alphabetically by county, containing the names of persons responsible for a patient's support. Information includes: name of the responsible person, more

  • Danville State Hospital (PA) Court Commitment Books, 1884-1924

    This collection contains handwritten copies of commitment orders from the Court of Common Pleas or Quarter Sessions which committed patients to Danville State Hospital, and named more

  • Danville State Hospital (PA) Male Case Index Books, 1880-1920

    This collection, arranged alphabetically by name of patient, includes a list of each male patient's name and a referencing volume and page number to RG/023/AMEH/DANV/620- Male more

  • Danville State Hospital (PA) Patient Ledgers, 1872-1921

    Records are grouped by account and then arranged chronologically by date of transaction. Records are indexed externally, alphabetically by surname of patient in RG/023/AMEH/DANV/27- Index to more

  • Day book of General Benedict Arnold (PA) 1777-1779

    A day book kept by General Benedict Arnold for expenditures incurred during several of his campaigns. Entries provide the names of officers who spent money, to more

  • Day Books (PA) 1809-1879

    A record of contingent expenses disbursed and taxes and fees collected by the Auditor General's Office. Disbursements most often covered such routine items as pensions, canal more

  • Death Warrants File (PA) 1874-1899

    Record book of the Board of Pardons for capital cases. Information provided is name of inmate, inmate number, county, date warrant issued, date of execution, date more

  • Death Warrants File, 1795-1873

    Images of death warrants signed by the Governor. Information given is condemned prisoners name, nature of the crime, location of trial, and execution date. In most more

  • Declaration Books of British Vessel Registry, 1727-1776

    Images of declarations made before the governor or deputy governor in pursuance to "an Act made in September et octavo William III Regis Entitled An Act more

  • Declaration of Intention Dockets, 1819-1870, 1873-1875, 1881-1906

    Images of dockets containing oaths, sworn before the Prothonotary of the Supreme Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, affirming an alien's intention to become a more

  • Delaware River Fortification Accounts (PA) 1775-1798

    This series contains information about the following Delaware River fortifications: Fort Mifflin, Billingsport and Redbank, and Mud Island. Information about each fortification includes an account of more

  • Dental Licenses (PA) Record, 1897-1965

    This collection includes: certificates signed by the examiners who reported the licentiate as having passed the dental examination. The certificates give the name of the dentist, more

  • Department of Justice (PA) Board of Pardons Books, 1874-1934

    This collection contains Board of Pardons reviews of criminal cases, except impeachment, to determine whether clemency should be recommended to the Governor for his or her more

  • Depreciation Certificate Accounts (PA) 1781-1792

    Contained within the accounts files are dated Depreciation Interest Certificates, 1782-1787, which normally list the name and rank of the soldier, the military organization to which more

  • DeSales University – Bishop McShea Archives

    DeSales University – Bishop McShea Archives

    Archival photographs documenting the priesthood of the Most Reverend Joseph McShea, Bishop of Allentown.

  • DeSales University – St. Francis de Sales Collection

    DeSales University – St. Francis de Sales Collection

    We have digitized three rare books by/about St. Frances De Sales. the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales are an international community who will obviously benefit more

  • Descriptive Books (PA) 1826-1873

    Descriptive book of inmates incarcerated at Western State Penitentiary.  Information provided is name of inmate, county where sentenced, date sentenced, length of sentence, crime for which more

  • Descriptive Books of Regiments and Companies, 1861-1865

    A record of soldiers the 48th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers, Companies A-K (1861), the 1st Artillery, 43rd Regiment, Pennsylvania Reserve Volunteer Corps, Batteries A-H (1861-1864), Battery more

  • Descriptive Register (PA) 1826-1876

    Convict registration book for prisoners received at the Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is registration number, name of inmate and any alias used, age, place of more

  • Descriptive Registers (PA) 1829-1903

    Descriptive registers of inmates incarcerated at the Eastern State Penitentiary. Information provided is name of inmate, crime for which convicted, sentence imposed, date sentenced, name of more

  • Discharge Books (PA) 1830-1858

    Discharge books for the Eastern State Penitentiary. Information provided is inmate number, name of inmate, age at discharge, race, gender, crime for which sentenced, county where more

  • Discharge Descriptive Dockets (PA) 1873-1934

    Descriptive discharge dockets for inmates released from the Eastern State Penitentiary.  Information provided name of prisoner, prisoner number, weight, age at time of discharge, gender, crime more

  • Divorce Papers, 1786-1815

    Images of case files for divorce cases brought before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Eastern District. Documents filed may include petitions (libels) for divorce, more

  • Dixmont State Hospital (PA) Annual Reports, 1848, 1850-1875

    This collection contains annual reports documenting the financial status and activities of the hospital. Information provided includes reports prepared by the superintendent, treasurer, farmer, storekeeper, and more

  • Dixmont State Hospital (PA) Female Patients’ Clothing & Property Bks, 1890-1908

    This collection contains records, indexed internally and alphabetically by surname of patient, of the belongings of female patients in the care of the Western Pennsylvania Hospital more

  • Dixmont State Hospital (PA) Indigent Patient Cards, 1893-1916

    This collection contains Indigent Patient Cards, grouped alphabetically by agency name, that include the name of the agency that paid for the treatment of indigent patients, more

  • Dixmont State Hospital (PA) Male Patients’ Clothing & Property Books, 1895-1908

    This collection contains records, arranged chronologically by admission date, in multiple volumes. Each volume contains an index which alphabetically lists each patient by surname with record more

  • Dockets, Including Lancaster and Chambersburg District Dockets, 1800-1961

    Images of a record of cases brought before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Middle District. Information provided about each case may include names of more

  • East Stroudsburg University (PA), Catalogs, 1921-1922, 1931-1932, 1939-1987

    This collection contains University catalogs arranged chronologically which provides description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. more

  • East Stroudsburg University (PA), Yearbooks, 1915-1982

    This collection contains University yearbooks, arranged chronologically, provide names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. more

  • Edinboro University (PA), Catalogs, 1870-1871, 1896-1898, 1923-1987

    This collection contains University catalogs arranged chronologically, provide description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. Edinboro more

  • Edinboro University (PA), Yearbooks, 1910-1972

    This collection contains University yearbooks, arranged chronologically, provide names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. more

  • Election Result for Presidential Primary and Constitutional Amendments (PA) 1968

    Vote tallies of votes cast by electorate in presidential primary election on April 23, 1968 on proposals for constitutional amendments. Information given is the numbers of more

  • Election Returns, 1776-1790, undated

    Images of certificates, lists of voters, precepts, returns, warrants and writs concerning elections held and results of elections held throughout Pennsylvania from 1776-1790. All papers are more

  • Elizabethtown College – Elizabethtown College’s Anna V. Blough Missionary Letters and Diaries from China Collection

    Elizabethtown College – Elizabethtown College’s Anna V. Blough Missionary Letters and Diaries from China Collection

    The Blough missionary letters and diaries from China are an invaluable resource to those researching Church of the Brethren history, along with those scholars studying the more

  • Elizabethtown College – Elizabethtown College’s Church of the Brethren Photograph Collection

    Elizabethtown College – Elizabethtown College’s Church of the Brethren Photograph Collection

    The Church of the Brethren Photograph Collection consists of more than 500 mostly black and white photographs of meeting houses and churches in eastern Pennsylvania, historic more

  • Elizabethtown College – Historic Image Collection

    Elizabethtown College – Historic Image Collection

    Welcome to the Elizabethtown College: Historic Images Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. This collection consists of ca. 3000 mostly black and more

  • Elizabethtown College – Peace Pamphlet Collection

    Elizabethtown College – Peace Pamphlet Collection

    Elizabethtown College was founded by members of the Church of the Brethren, one of the original "peace churches" to spread from Europe to the United States. more

  • Ephrata Cloister File (PA) 1814-1956

    Collection contains court briefs, court dockets, deeds, photographs, newspaper clippings, and general correspondence relating to the acquisition of the Ephrata Cloister by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. more

  • Equity Dockets, 1836-1875, 1877, 1880

    Images of a record of equity in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Docket entries were generally begun one or two terms before the case was actually more

  • Erie County Public Library – Erie Gay News

    Erie County Public Library – Erie Gay News

    This collection of newsletters and newspapers includes activities, events, meetings, and news for Erie's LGBTQ community from 1992-present. This publication included titles such as: Erie Gay more

  • Erie County Public Library – Erie Gazette 1820-1864

    Erie County Public Library – Erie Gazette 1820-1864

    One of the Erie area's earliest, substantial newspapers, The Erie Gazette was printed and published by Joseph M. Sterrett. It was printed weekly and had a more

  • Erie County Public Library – Grand Army of the Republic: Personal War Sketches of the Members of Strong Vincent Post No. 67

    Erie County Public Library – Grand Army of the Republic: Personal War Sketches of the Members of Strong Vincent Post No. 67

    Grand Army of the Republic: Personal War Sketches of the Members of Strong Vincent Post No. 67 is a two volume collection of large format single-page more

  • Erie County Public Library – Erie County Yearbooks

    Erie County Public Library – Erie County Yearbooks

    This collection of Erie City / Erie County yearbooks spans 1920-2010 and contains digitized copies from Academy, Northwest PA Collegiate Academy, East High School, and Strong more

  • Escheat Papers, 1796-1822, undated

    On September 29, 1787 "An Act to Declare and Regulate Escheats" became law. According to it, the law established a process by which the Commonwealth would more

  • Exam Scores for (PA) Drugless Therapists, Chiropodists, and Physiotherapists, 1914-1944

    This collection contains summary of examinations given by the Bureau of Medical Education and Licensure to be a certified medical practitioner in Pennsylvania. Information includes: place more

  • Exam Scores for (PA) Medical Doctors, 1894-1927

    This collection contains summary of examinations given by the Bureau of Medical Education and Licensure to be a certified medical practitioner in Pennsylvania. Information includes: place more

  • Exam Scores for (PA) Registered Pharmacists, 1963-1978

    This collection contains summary of examinations given by the Bureau of Medical Education and Licensure to be a certified medical practitioner in Pennsylvania. Information includes: place more

  • Examination Reports for Candidates for Appointment as Medical Officers (PA) 1861-1865

    Lists from the Board of Medical Examiners naming those who passed the medical examination addressed to Governor Andrew Curtin. Information provided about each applicant includes name, more

  • Execution Dockets, 1786-1873

    Images of records of Supreme Court cases in which the execution of the Court's judgment was carried out to enforce payment of debts. Information provided by more

  • Executive Correspondence and Petitions, 1775-1776, undated

    Images of a collection of the correspondence of and to the Committee of Safety, which also includes the petitions sent by various civilians and soldiers. This more

  • Executive Correspondence and Petitions, 1777-1790, undated

    Executive correspondence of the Supreme Executive Council and petitions presented to Council. Most of the documents are dated, and mention of the recipient and sender, origin more

  • Executive Correspondence, 1682-1775

    Correspondence, petitions, reports, election returns, Governors' messages, ships' lists, appointments, warrants, passports and related records relating to the local affairs of government within the Province. Included more

  • Executive Correspondence, 1776

    Images of a record of the correspondence of the short-lived Provincial Convention, from July 24, 1776 through September 28, 1776. Though its primary purpose was to more

  • Executive Correspondence, 1776-1777, undated

    Images of correspondence of the executive body of the Council of Safety from July 25, 1776- March 14, 1777 and undated. Information appearing in these papers more

  • Executive Correspondence, 1777

    Images of executive correspondence to and from the Second Council of Safety from October 17, 1777 through December 4, 1777. File contains letters from the Council more

  • Executive Correspondence, 1790-1969

    Images of executive correspondence of the governors of Pennsylvania maintained by the Secretary of the Commonwealth. Subject matter is wide ranging and covers all aspects of more

  • Extradition Requisition Books (PA), 1856-1867, 1874-1891, 1900-1958

    This collection contains record of requisitions sent by the Governor of Pennsylvania to the Governors of other states for the extradition of persons indicted of committing more

  • Extradition Warrant Books (PA) 1867-1964

    This collection contains warrants issued by Governor of Pennsylvania to judges, justices of the peace, or aldermen for the delivery of prisoners requisitioned for extradition by more

  • Farm Census Returns (PA), 1924, 1927

    This collection contains annual assessment reports for the Triennial Farm Census as completed by the local assessor for each borough or township. Information provided by the more

  • Forfeited Estate Accounts (PA) 1777-1809

    A record of persons whose estates were seized because of their allegiance to the British crown during the Revolutionary War, and for other sundry reasons. Data more

  • Forfeited Estates File, 1777-1790

    Images of a record of estates forfeited by citizens of various counties of Pennsylvania because of their allegiance to the British crown during the Revolutionary War. more

  • Friends’ Central School – Early Photographs

    Friends’ Central School – Early Photographs

    This collection includes early photographs showing student life, faculty, buildings, and grounds of Friends' Central School, a co-ed Quaker School founded by three Quaker meetings in more

  • Funded and Unfunded Debt Accounts (PA) 1790-1809

    This series contains numerous folios, with detailed information, relating to the debt of the Commonwealth. Contained within these records are accounts of depreciation certificates, when they more

  • General Assembly Committee Book, 1785

    Committee record book for the first session of the Tenth General Assembly. Information provided is name of committee, committee number, names of those serving on the more

  • General Assembly Minute Books, 1779-1781, 1783-1784, 1788

    Minute books of the sessions of the original unicameral General Assembly. Information provided is date of session, description of bills introduced and voted upon, motions made, more

  • General Assembly Petitions and Miscellaneous Records, 1776-1790

    Petitions submitted to the first unicameral General Assembly by citizens of the Commonwealth. Many of these are requests for monetary compensation for voluntary military service along more

  • General Correspondence (PA) 1776-1809

    This series includes letters, reports, notes, drafts of letters and accounts, and copies of taxation acts dating from 1776-1809. The majority of the correspondence comes from more

  • General Correspondence (PA) 1891-1946, not inclusive

    Correspondence relating to routine operations, investigations and related matters concerning the routine daily administration of the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is date and subject more

  • General Correspondence and Petitions, 1777

    These letters, receipts and notices were sent or received by members of the Board of War. Most information pertains to the functions of the Board, receipts more

  • General Correspondence, 1700-1772

    Correspondence either addressed to or received from James Logan, George Dakeyne, Richard Peters and Joseph Shippen concerning such matters as land grants and routine matters concerning more

  • General Gaol Delivery Dockets, 1778-1828

    Images of records of criminal cases heard and adjudged in Allegheny, Bedford, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Huntingdon, Lancaster, Luzerne, Lycoming, Montgomery, Northampton, more

  • General Motions and Divorce Docket, 1750-1837 (Divorces 1800-1805 only)

    This docket contains images of two separate sections, one being a record of rules, resolves and orders of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, and the other, more

  • Geneva College – Postcards Collection

    Geneva College – Postcards Collection

    The collection consists of Geneva College postcards. The initial set of images consists of 28 postcards, showing campus buildings in photographs and artistic renderings. Dates of more

  • Geological Survey Accounts (PA) 1837-1840, 1851-1857, 1875

    Accounts of expenses incurred for the first geological survey of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The sequentially numbered expenses for 1837-1840 most often cover freight charges, food, more

  • German Society of Pennsylvania – Women’s Auxiliary of the German Society of Pennsylvania

    German Society of Pennsylvania – Women’s Auxiliary of the German Society of Pennsylvania

    Since its founding in 1764, the German Society provided charitable assistance to German-speaking immigrants in the community. The Women’s Auxiliary of the German Society of Pennsylvania more

  • Germantown Historical Society / Historic Germantown – Pamphlet Boxes African-American History Collection

    Germantown Historical Society / Historic Germantown – Pamphlet Boxes African-American History Collection

    The collection includes various annual reports, programs, letters, financial information, newspaper clippings, and ephemera documenting the history of the African American community in Philadelphia's Germantown neighborhood more

  • Governor John F. Hartranft (PA) Correspondence and Issue Files, 1873-1879

    This collection contains collection of correspondence, broadsides, and papers dealing with issues during Hartranft's two-term governorship. Among the subjects addressed are the 1876 Centennial Commission, the more

  • Governor’s Accounts including Lists of Marriage, Tavern, Peddlers Licenses and Ships’ Registers, 1742-1752, 1759-1763

    Record of fees paid for licenses granted to Indian traders (1744-1746), peddlers (1743-1752), and taverns (1746-1752, 1759-1761), lists of marriages for the periods 1742-1752 and 1759-1763 more

  • Governor’s Minutes (PA) 1838-1959

    This collection contains daily record of business conducted by the governors office concerns the issuing of appointments and commissions of office, general gubernatorial proclamations, pardons for more

  • Governor’s Proclamations (PA) 1930-1956

    This collection contains proclamations issued by Pennsylvania Governors. Records are arranged chronologically by date of proclamation. The Department of State is headed by the Secretary of more

  • Guide to Depositories of Manuscript Collections in Pennsylvania, 1939

    Images of a copy of the published guide (Bulletin No. 774, No. 4 of the Pennsylvania Historical Commission Series) and the accompanying records created by the more

  • Harrisburg State Hosp (PA) Acct of Clothing Issued to Female Patients, 1851-1862

    This collection, arranged chronologically by admission date, contains records of clothing issued to female patients. Information given includes each patient's name, registration number, admittance date and more

  • Harrisburg State Hospital (PA) Journal of John Curwen, 1851-1871

    This collection contains a chronological record of daily accounts written by Dr. John Curwen at the Pennsylvania State Lunatic Hospital. The hardback volume includes the date more

  • Harrisburg State Hospital (PA) Patient Register, 1930-1932

    The collection, arranged numerically by admission number, contains a register of patients admitted to the Harrisburg State Hospital. Information includes the patient's name and registration number; more

  • Harrisburg Unit Unpublished Manuscripts, Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Archives Division, 1942, undated

    "Full Series Title is: Harrisburg Unit Unpublished Manuscripts, including Guide to the Manuscript Collections and Holdings of the Archives Division of the Pennsylvania State Library, and more

  • Health Officer’s Account of Passenger Entries, 1789-1794

    Images of an account of vessels arrived kept by Captain Nathaniel Falconer, Health Officer of the Port of Philadelphia. Information provided is date of arrival, description more

  • Health Officer’s Register of Passengers’ Names, 1792-1794

    Images of a register of the names of passengers and servants arrived at the Port of Philadelphia that was returned to Health Officer Captain Nathaniel Falconer more

  • Historical Society of Montgomery County – Historic Photographs of Norristown

    Historical Society of Montgomery County – Historic Photographs of Norristown

    This collection consists of historic photographs of Norristown, Pa., from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

  • Indents Delivered to the Treasurer (PA) 1793

    A joint effort between Register General John Donaldson and Comptroller General John Nicholson to provide state debt data to the Treasurer. Six columns divide the data more

  • Index (PA) of Licensed Practitioners of Medicine, 1894-1981

    This collection contains index to physicians licensed to practice medicine in Pennsylvania. Information given is name of physician, date licensed, license number, school of medicine where more

  • Index of Prisoners (PA) circa mid-1930s – early 1950s

    An index of prisoners admitted to the Western State Penitentiary. Although the exact dates of the index are not known, it appears to cover inmates from more

  • Index Stubs and Cards to Miners’ Certificates, 1937-1988

    This group of certificate stubs and cards is grouped into four separate batches as follows: Miners' Certificate Cards and Stubs, which date from 1937 and 1938; more

  • Index to Declaration of Intention Dockets, 1832-1901

    Images of a partial, external index to the 11 volume series RG/033/A/35- Declaration of Intention Dockets, 1819-1870, 1873-1875, 1881-1906. Volumes 2-10, and part of 11/12 of more

  • Index to Ledger AA, 1777-1788

    Images of this volume give the names of account holders in Ledger AA. Page numbers on which their account information is given in Ledger AA is more

  • Index to Naturalization Papers, 1794-1824, 1842-1868

    Images of an index to RG-033-A-75 - Naturalization Papers, 1794-1819, 1821-1868, filed with the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Eastern District. Information provided by entries more

  • Index to Philadelphia Register of Deaths, 1803-1860

    Images of transcript of index prepared under Works Progress Administration Project 11791 from original Philadelphia Department of Public Health records deposited with the Genealogical Society of more

  • Indian Commissioners’ Account (PA) 1784-1785

    This collection contains a handwritten ledger (labeled "Miscellaneous - 1784" on the cover) concerning the trade goods handed over to Indians at Fort Stanwix and other more

  • Indian Commissioners’ Accounts (PA) 1784-1792

    This collection contains an inventory of goods delivered to various Indian nations in the Commonwealth, as well as promissory notes to these nations for the purchase more

  • Indian Deed Book, 1815

    Images of a record book containing the transcripts of royal charters and Indian deeds. The Indian deed entries give the date, the names of the Indian more

  • Indian Trader Licenses, 1765-1771

    Indian trading licenses granted to Indian traders by John Penn. Information provided is date license was granted, name of trader, place of residence, any restrictions imposed more

  • Indiana University (PA), Scrapbooks, 1940-1976

    University scrapbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. Images are arranged chronologically by more

  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania – Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War Collection

    Indiana University of Pennsylvania – Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War Collection

    Welcome to the Indiana University of Pennsylvania - Indiana Pennsylvania in the Civil War Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. The Indiana more

  • Industrial and Railroad Police Registers (PA) 1889-1912

    Registers of policemen hired to protect private industrial plants and railroad facilities. Information provided is name of company served, name and place of residence of policeman, more

  • Inmate Transfer Register (Discharge Ledger) (PA) 1954-1957

    Register of inmate transfers from the Western State Penitentiary to other prisons. The information provided includes the inmate name and number, the county of residence, the more

  • Internal Improvements File (PA) 1777-1809

    This series includes account ledgers and receipt books of supplies bought for the various internal improvements. The names of the commissioners presiding over the building projects more

  • Internal Improvements File, 1790-1902

    Images of records relating to the construction of bridges, canals, river improvements, roads and turnpikes, public buildings and their grounds. Records cover the following date spans more

  • Inventory of Canal Commissioners’ Maps in the Pennsylvania State Archives, 1968

    Images of inventory of the Board of Canal Commissioners' Map Books, 1810-1881 prepared by Division of Archives and Manuscripts Associate Archivist Martha L. Simonetti. Information provided more

  • Inventory of Church Archives of Pennsylvania, including Records of Pennsylvania Jewish Congregations – Questionnaires (denomination by county) 1937-1940

    Images of inventory questionnaire forms documenting churches and synagogues across Pennsylvania. Information provided on the questionnaire forms is both the official name and the name by more

  • Inventory of County Archives of Pennsylvania, 1937-1942, 1946, 1950

    Archive inventories, typed manuscripts, and correspondence relating to inventories conducted at each of the county archives by the Division of Community Service Programs of the Pennsylvania more

  • Investigation Reports of the State Boards of Charities (PA) 1890-1935

    The full title of this series is: Reports and Testimony in Relation to Investigations Made by a Subcommittee of the State Board of Charities and the more

  • Investigative Reports (after plant closures) of Health Hazards in Industrial Plants, circa 1941-1973

    Images of investigations into health hazards and pollution complaints at various industrial plants throughout the state are included in this series. Records span numerous years for more

  • James V. Brown Library – Historic Documents

    James V. Brown Library – Historic Documents

    This collection contains historic documents about the James V. Brown Library of Williamsport, PA, including Annual Reports and minutes from Board of Trustee meetings.

  • James V. Brown Library – Lycoming County Digital Photo Archive

    James V. Brown Library – Lycoming County Digital Photo Archive

    Over two thousand (2,000) local historical photographs, drawings and images of old Lycoming County, PA. can be found here. Images are shown in a small version more

  • Job 72: Encyclopedia of Pennsylvania Biographies, 1938-1941

    Images of field notes and pre-final and final typed drafts of biographical entries for a projected but never published biographical encyclopedia of Pennsylvania. Information given is more

  • Journals (PA) 1799-1808

    This series consists of two journals which record the warrants issued by the Comptroller Generals Office during the above listed dates. Entries for each warrant might more

  • Journals A-AAA (PA) 1775-1790

    This collection contains a record relating to the payment and settlement of public money kept for the purpose of auditing, liquidating and adjusting Commonwealth accounts. Although more

  • Journals of the General Superintendent (PA) 1891-1922

    Daily Journals kept by the Superintendent detailing both routine activities and out of the ordinary events at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Also present are photographs more

  • Judgment Dockets, 1756-1896

    Images of twelve volumes of indices containing the following information for each judgment: case title, court term when judgment was rendered, page number, and sometimes additional more

  • Juniata College – Huntingdon County Historical Newspapers

    Juniata College – Huntingdon County Historical Newspapers

    This digital collection contains the archive of the Huntingdon Gazette and the Huntingdon Journal. The Huntingdon Gazette is the first successful newspaper on the town of more

  • Keystone College – 1868 to present

    Keystone College – 1868 to present

    Welcome to the Keystone College 1868- Present Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. This collection contains materials pertaining to the history more

  • Keystone College – Christy Mathewson Collection

    Keystone College – Christy Mathewson Collection

    Welcome to the Keystone College 1868- Present Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. This collection contains documents and photos of the more

  • Keystone College – Local History Collection

    Keystone College – Local History Collection

    Welcome to the Keystone College Local History Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. This collection a large number of photos and more

  • Knoxville Public Library – Knoxville, Pennsylvania 1880-1920

    Knoxville Public Library – Knoxville, Pennsylvania 1880-1920

    Photographs of Knoxville, Pennsylvania, including adjacent Deerfield Township.

  • Korean War Compensation Application Batch Sheets and Serial Number Indexes, 1955-1967

    Serial number indexes and compensation application batch sheets from the Pennsylvania Korean War Bonus Program. These records provide a listing of those who were recipients of more

  • Ku Klux Klan (PA) General Accounts, 1925-1940

    This collection, arranged chronologically, contains Baldric purchase reports for clan supplies, as well as bills, checks, and receipts for food and uniforms. Details of members' financial more

  • Ku Klux Klan (PA) General Correspondence, 1922-1929, 1932, 1934-1940

    This collection, arranged chronologically, contains official documents, such as Imperial Kligrapp appointments, applications for reinstatement of former Klansmen, as well as appeals for admission, are provided more

  • Ku Klux Klan (PA) General Files, 1923-1940

    This collection contains series grouped by subject and then chronologically, of various papers, election returns, rosters, publications, and applications detailing Klan operations. The rosters and election more

  • Ku Klux Klan (PA) Kleagle Robe Reports, 1924-1925

    This collection, arranged chronologically, contains reports listing Kleagle robes ordered, address, date, location of Klan, quantity of Klansman's and Terror's robes and helmets ordered, as well more

  • Kutztown University (PA), Board of Trustees Minutes, 1866-1986

    This collection contains minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of more

  • Kutztown University (PA), Catalogs, 1866-1988

    This collection contains university catalogs arranged chronologically provide: description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. Kutztown more

  • Kutztown University (PA), Faculty Senate Minutes, 1964-1987

    This collection contains minutes of the University Faculty Senate generally provide the date of the senate meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of more

  • Kutztown University (PA), Student Government Board Minutes, 1977-1987

    This collection contains minutes of the Student Government Board generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of more

  • Kutztown University (PA), Student Handbook- The Key, 1936-1989

    This collection contains student handbooks providing orientation information for new and returning students concerning the university, university policies and regulations, student amenities, and class offerings. These more

  • Kutztown University (PA), Yearbooks, 1911-1986

    This collection contains university yearbooks, arranged chronologically, provide: names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. more

  • Lancaster County – City Directories 1843 – 1900 Collection

    Lancaster County – City Directories 1843 – 1900 Collection

    This collection consists of Lancaster City and County residential and commercial directories, 1843-1900. These directories provide valuable information regarding the population of Lancaster City and County, more

  • Lancaster County – City Directories 1901 – 1914 Collection

    Lancaster County – City Directories 1901 – 1914 Collection

    Welcome to the Lancasterhistory.org's Lancaster County City Directories 1901 - 1914 Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. This collection consists of more

  • Lancaster County – City Directories 1914 – 1922 Collection

    Lancaster County – City Directories 1914 – 1922 Collection

    Welcome to the Lancasterhistory.org's Lancaster County City Directories 1901 - 1914 Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. This collection is the more

  • Lancaster County – Lancaster Examiner and Herald 1834-1854 Collection

    Lancaster County – Lancaster Examiner and Herald 1834-1854 Collection

    Lancaster's Examiner and Herald was published weekly in Lancaster, Pa., during the middle years of the nineteenth century. By digitizing the years 1834 - 1872, patrons more

  • Lancaster County – Lancaster Examiner and Herald 1855-1872 Collection

    Lancaster County – Lancaster Examiner and Herald 1855-1872 Collection

    Lancaster's Examiner and Herald was published weekly in Lancaster, Pa., during the middle years of the nineteenth century. By digitizing the years 1834 - 1872, patrons more

  • Lancaster County – Lititz Newspaper Collection

    Lancaster County – Lititz Newspaper Collection

    This collection contains issues from 1877 to 1936 of the Lititz Record and from 1937-2001 of its successor, the Lititz Record Express.

  • Lancaster County – The New Holland Clarion 1873-1890 Collection

    Lancaster County – The New Holland Clarion 1873-1890 Collection

    The New Holland Clarion was published weekly in New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania from 1873-1984. The newspaper provided the local news, world and regional news, information more

  • Lancaster County – The New Holland Clarion 1891-1910 Collection

    Lancaster County – The New Holland Clarion 1891-1910 Collection

    The New Holland Clarion was published weekly in New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania from 1873-1984. The newspaper provided the local news, world and regional news, information more

  • Lancaster County – The New Holland Clarion 1911-1950 Collection

    Lancaster County – The New Holland Clarion 1911-1950 Collection

    The New Holland Clarion was published weekly in New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania from 1873-1984. The newspaper provided the local news, world and regional news, information more

  • Lancaster Public Library – Lancaster Public Library Yearbook Collection

    Lancaster Public Library – Lancaster Public Library Yearbook Collection

    Lancaster Public Library has teamed up with Hempfield School District, McCaskey High School, and Lancaster Catholic High School to digitize yearbooks from all three institutions. Digitized content more

  • Lancaster Public Library – Local History

    Lancaster Public Library – Local History

    This is a collection of documents, photographs, and monographs relating to the history of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

  • Ledgers A-AA (PA) 1775-1788

    A record relating to the payment and settlement of public money, kept for the purpose of auditing, liquidating and adjusting Commonwealth accounts. Although the ledgers record more

  • Legislative Proceedings from the Senate Library, 1854-1909

    Images of bound and published records of the daily proceedings of the General Assembly under the title "The Legislative Record" that were published by the authority more

  • Letter Book (PA) 1837-1859

    Letter book of correspondence sent by the Board of Inspectors of the Western State Penitentiary to the Governor's office. Information provided is date of correspondence, names more

  • Letter Book, Accounts, and Related Records of the Auditors of Accounts (PA) 1777-1784

    This series contains auditors accounts for the various state departments. Information in these files includes tax lists, receipts, vouchers, and accounts of money owed Pennsylvania by more

  • Letter Books and Indexes, 1782-1803

    Images of outgoing letters of the Comptroller General. Information in the letters might relate to matters regarding the settlement of accounts, collection of taxes and financial more

  • Letter Books and Rough Copies, 1790-1861

    Images of letter books and rough copies of executive correspondence sent either by the Governor or his Secretary. Information given is date of correspondence, name of more

  • Letter Books, 1782-1789

    Both sets of letters usually show the addressees name and destination of the letter as well as the date of the letter, the sender and the more

  • Letter Books, 1793-1849

    Images of letter books of correspondence exchanged by Wardens of the Port of Philadelphia with a variety of correspondents including most prominently the Governors or members more

  • Letter Press Books (PA) 1879-1880, 1884-1895

    Letter press books of correspondence by General Superintendent of the middle District Penitentiary.  Information provided is date of correspondence, names of correspondents, and the body of more

  • Letters Patent (PA), 1814-1874, 1902-1927

    This collection contains letters patent granted by the Governor for the creation of private corporations. Information given is the date letter patent was granted, name of more

  • Letters To and From Prisoners (PA) 1845

    Letters sent to and mailed from prisoners incarcerated at Eastern State Penitentiary (also known as Cherry Hill Prison). Correspondents are usually friends and family members. Topics more

  • Licenses (PA) Issued on Licenses from Other States, 1963-1972

    This collection contains register of licenses issued by the State Board of Medical Education and Licensure on the basis of the applicant having already been accepted more

  • Licenses Issued to Chiropodists (PA) Record, 1914-1956

    This collection contains a record, arranged alphabetically by surname of chiropodist, of licenses issued to chiropodists by the State Board of Chiropody Examiners between May 12, more

  • Lincoln University (PA), Publications, 1884-1991

    This collection contains a selection of publications issued by Lincoln University in Chester County that became a state-related university in 1972. These include annual reports and more

  • List of Printed Accounts (PA) in the Comptroller General’s Office, 1777-1789

    A listing of the names of treasurers, tax collectors, lieutenants, and sub-lieutenants of various counties, and the counties which they served. Although it is unknown when more

  • List of Soldiers Orphans’ Arriving at Age 16, 1894

    Images of a list showing the names of orphans and their date of admission at Chester Springs, Harford, and Uniontown Soldiers' Orphan School. At the end more

  • List of Those Receiving State Money For Whom No Account Was Raised (PA) c.1790

    An Alphabetical List of Those Who Received Money of the State and For Whom No Account was Raised, Taken from the Books of J. (John) N. more

  • Listing of (PA) Licensed Drugless Therapists, 1914-1951

    This collection contains list of drugless therapists licensed to practice in Pennsylvania. The ledger contains official number, name of practitioner, post office address, county of residence, more

  • Lists of Deserters and Substitute Deserters, 1861-1866

    Completed in 1866, these lists are mostly official forms issued by the War Department that include each dissenters name, age, height, complexion, eye and hair color, more

  • Lists of Sick and Wounded Soldiers, Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1864

    A record of the hospitalization and treatment of sick and wounded Pennsylvania soldiers. Entries are dated and usually record the name, company and regiment of each more

  • Lock Haven University – Lock Haven University of PA – 1877 to 2008

    Lock Haven University – Lock Haven University of PA – 1877 to 2008

    Welcome to the Loch Haven University of PA 1877 - 2008 Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents.

  • Lock Haven University – Wrestling Program

    Lock Haven University – Wrestling Program

    This collection examines Lock Haven University wrestling. Here you will find photographs and other materials highlighting this history of this nationally recognized program.

  • Lock Haven University (PA) Board of Trustees Minutes, 1914-1984

    Minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Lock Haven University (PA) Bulletins and Catalogs, 1878-1897, 1911-1970

    University bulletins and catalogs providing information such as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. more

  • Lock Haven University (PA) Yearbooks, 1913-1985

    University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. Images are arranged chronologically by more

  • Lycoming College – Alumni Magazine

    Lycoming College – Alumni Magazine

    Lycoming College and its predecessor Dickinson Seminary have served the central region of Pennsylvania since 1812. The school carries a historic connection to the Methodist Church more

  • Lycoming College – Historic Documents

    Lycoming College – Historic Documents

    Our Historical Documents Collection features a monograph of the college's history from its beginnings to 1955 and manuscripts of importance to the colleges almost two-hundred year more

  • Lycoming College – Lycoming College Campus – Past and Present

    Lycoming College – Lycoming College Campus – Past and Present

    The Lycoming College Campus - Past and Present collection is an exhibit of photographs depicting the buildings and grounds of the campus from its earliest days more

  • Lycoming College – Lycoming College Collection

    Lycoming College – Lycoming College Collection

    The Lycoming College Collection begins after the accreditation of the Williamsport Dickinson Seminary and Junior College as a four year college. It is a growing collection more

  • Lycoming College – Lycoming County Women’s History Collection

    Lycoming College – Lycoming County Women’s History Collection

    Williamsport Women: Voices, Images, Actions Source material related to the history of women in Lycoming County from Lycoming College, the Lycoming County Historical Society, and the J.V. more

  • Lycoming College – Moving Images of Lycoming College

    Lycoming College – Moving Images of Lycoming College

    Lycoming College and its predecessor, Dickinson Seminary, has served the central region of Pennsylvania since 1812. The school carries an historic connection to the Methodist Church more

  • Lycoming College – Student Newspapers, 1856 – present

    Lycoming College – Student Newspapers, 1856 – present

    This digitized collection of eighteen student publication spans the life of the College from its inception as the Dickinson Seminary, through its years as a junior more

  • Lycoming College – Voices of Lycoming

    Lycoming College – Voices of Lycoming

    The Voices of Lycoming Collection includes audio files of speakers in Clarke Chapel. These public addresses give listeners a first-person view of significant people and events more

  • Lycoming College – Williamsport Dickinson Seminary Junior College and College Preparatory School Collection

    Lycoming College – Williamsport Dickinson Seminary Junior College and College Preparatory School Collection

    This collection contains material originating from and telling about Williamsport Dickinson Seminary Junior College and Preparatory School. Although spanning almost two decades, from 1928 through 1947, more

  • Lycoming College – Williamsport Dickinson Seminary of Lycoming College Collection

    Lycoming College – Williamsport Dickinson Seminary of Lycoming College Collection

    The Williamsport Dickinson Seminary Collection traces the first eighty years of the school's extensive history. Documented here is the early struggle of the founding of the more

  • Lycoming College – Yearbooks of Lycoming College and Dickinson Seminary

    Lycoming College – Yearbooks of Lycoming College and Dickinson Seminary

    Lycoming College and its predecessor, Dickinson Seminary, has served the central region of Pennsylvania since 1812. The school carries a historic connection to the Methodist Church more

  • Mansfield University (PA) Catalogs, 1864-1987

    University catalogs providing information such as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. Images are more

  • Mansfield University (PA) Faculty Minutes for Assemblies, Councils, and Senates, 1965-1987

    Minutes of multiple groups members of the faculty participated in at Mansfield University. This series includes: Faculty Advisory Council Minutes, 1965-1970; Faculty Assembly Minutes, 1966-1974; Faculty more

  • Mansfield University (PA) Treasurer’s Minutes, 1855-1959

    Minutes of the University Treasurer generally provide the date of the meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. Images are more

  • Mansfield University (PA), Yearbooks, 1918-1986

    This collection contains university yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. Records are more

  • Manual for Newspaper Transcription, 1941

    A published Manual of Newspaper Transcription prepared in 1941 by the Works Projects Administration and edited by Sylvester K. Stevens and Donald H. Kent for the more

  • Marriage Bonds for Philadelphia County, 1784-1786

    Entries usually give the name and residence of the married couple, the date and amount of bond paid, and the name of any co-bonder.

  • Martinsburg Community Library – George Liebegott Genealogy Collection

    Martinsburg Community Library – George Liebegott Genealogy Collection

    The digitization of the eight index volumes of the George Liebegott Genealogy Collection is the first stage of indexing the entire 247 volumes of the collections. more

  • Matthews Public Library – Fredericksburg, Pennsylvania Historic Images

    Matthews Public Library – Fredericksburg, Pennsylvania Historic Images

    Founded in 1761 by Frederick Stump, Fredericksburg (formerly Stumpstown) is situated in northern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania. Formerly a predominantly rural, farming community with a substantial German more

  • McBride Memorial Library – Berwick High School Yearbooks

    McBride Memorial Library – Berwick High School Yearbooks

    This collection consists of High School yearbooks for Berwick High School, in Berwick, PA, from 1927 to present.

  • Medical Examination Papers (PA) 1861-1865

    These medical examinations completed by candidates for regimental surgeons tested the candidates' knowledge of human anatomy and physiology. Attached to each thesis is information providing each more

  • Medical Licenses (PA) Issued on Licenses from Other States Record, 1894-1963

    This collection contains a record, arranged chronologically, and thereunder numerically by license number, of licenses issued on the basis of the applicant having already been accepted more

  • Medical Licenses (PA) Recommended By the State Medical Society Record, 1894-1911

    Arranged chronologically, and thereunder numerically by license number. Copies of medical licenses designated by law to be kept in the office of the Medical Council. The more

  • Medical Licenses (PA) Record, 1912-1964

    This collection contains copies, arranged chronologically and thereunder numerically by license number, of medical licenses designated by law to be retained in the archives of the more

  • Medical Statistics Books (PA) 1883-1900

    Record books of medical statistics kept on the inmate population by resident physicians at the Eastern State Penitentiary.  Information provided is name of inmate, date of more

  • Meeting Minute Books, 1937-1958, 1965-1969, 1978-1989

    Images depicting the documentation of actions of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, recording decisions made during Commission meetings. Topics include: resolutions; legal issues; expansions, including the Philadelphia, more

  • Meeting Minutes and Related Records (PA) 1972-1976

    A record of meetings held by the Pennsylvania Game Commission. Each entry provides the date, time, and place of the meeting; name of presiding officer and more

  • Memoranda Book (PA) 1791

    A list of people who owed money to the Comptroller-General, the amount of money outstanding, when the account was settled, the date it was submitted to more

  • Memoranda Book of Old Accounts (PA) undated

    This volume contains a list of accounts held in the Office of the Comptroller-General. The names of the persons or counties for whom the accounts were more

  • Memoranda Book, 1776-1777

    Images of a personal record of decisions, business transactions and activities of the Council of Safety. The dates of entries fall between the period of January more

  • Memoranda Book, 1780-1787

    Images of a record of the memoranda written by members of the Supreme Executive Council from February 23, 1780-October 13, 1787. Entries include information regarding memos more

  • Memoranda of Account Book (PA) 1791

    This appears to be a listing of names of accounts. No information is given about the accounts and the type of business being documented except the more

  • Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity – Nazareth Area World War II Scrapbook

    Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity – Nazareth Area World War II Scrapbook

    Newspaper clippings chronicling the lives of area Servicemen and women during World War II and the Korean Conflict.

  • Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity – Nazareth Item Newspaper

    Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity – Nazareth Item Newspaper

    An independent family newspaper devoted to literature, local and general intelligence. Published 1891-1975.

  • Mengle Memorial Library – The Punxsutawney Spirit Newspaper

    Mengle Memorial Library – The Punxsutawney Spirit Newspaper

    Welcome to the Mengle Memorial Library's Punxsutawney Spirit Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. The Punxsutawney Spirit represents a significant regional newspaper more

  • Mexican War Accounts and Related Papers (PA) 1846-1880

    A collection of muster rolls and claims for pay for the 1st and 2nd Regiments of the Pennsylvania Volunteers who participated in the Mexican War. The more

  • Mexican War Service Index (PA) 1846-1848

    A record of soldiers attached to the 1st Pennsylvania Volunteers during the Mexican War. Information appearing includes the soldiers names, commanders, companies, regiments, dates mustered in, more

  • Meyersdale Public Library – Photograph Collection

    Meyersdale Public Library – Photograph Collection

    The Meyersdale Public Library photograph collections contain approximately 2,000 photographs. From the total collection, about 320 will be selected for digitization based on the selection criteria. more

  • Military Claims File Claims not Settled (PA) 1862-1905

    A record of claims that were not settled in response to the Acts of April 16, 1862 and April 22, 1863 providing for the Adjutant General, more

  • Military Claims File: Claims Settled, 1862-1905

    Claims are indexed internally, alphabetically by name of claimant, except for the years 1875-1882. These files resulted from the Acts of April 16, 1862 and April more

  • Military Commission Books Card Index, 1800-1860

    Images of the Index to Military Commission Books, 1800-1944 (series 26.65) for the period through 1861. The index gives the names of officers commissioned in both more

  • Military Commission Books, 1800-1944

    Images of military commissions issued for officers. Information given is name, county of residence, rank, date of taking rank, military unit, regiment, company, and date of more

  • Military Pension Accounts and Related Papers (PA) circa 1789-1883

    The file consists of various pension books and lists of the names of Pennsylvania veterans who served between 1795 and 1883. Most of the accounts concern more

  • Military Returns, 1775-1790

    Images of returns of Bucks County Associates and Non-Associates, A record of associates and non-associates in boroughs in Bucks County. Listed are men in various counties more

  • Militia Absentee Return Record for Philadelphia City, 1777-1791

    A record of fines paid by militiamen. Typical information that might be entered includes the name, rank and regiment of the militia member; the fines extracted; more

  • Militia Certificates Received from the Receiver General (PA) 1789-1793

    A listing of warrants payable to the militia as indicated by the Receiver General. Information provided includes certificate number, name of person to whom certificate was more

  • Militia Exemption Books (PA) 1801-1813

    This series provides information about men exempt from militia duty. Data provided for each regiment includes the number of the regiment, the county to which it more

  • Militia Fine Exoneration Records (PA) 1777-1793

    Statements filed by Pennsylvania residents to demonstrate that they or their kin should be exempt from fines being imposed for not serving militia duty. The data more

  • Militia Loan Accounts, 1781-1792

    These images are grouped into the following subseries: Certificate Counterparts, 1784-1792; Certificate Books, 1784-1792; Distribution Vouchers, 1784-1785; Distribution Ledgers, 1784-1785; Interest Paid Receipt Books, 1785-1792; Pay more

  • Milton Hershey School – Hershey News Newspaper 1953-1964

    Milton Hershey School – Hershey News Newspaper 1953-1964

    Hershey News, published from 1953 until 1964, reported news and events throughout the Township of Derry, Pennsylvania (informally known as Hershey). A small town newspaper, there more

  • Milton Hershey School – Hershey Press Collection

    Milton Hershey School – Hershey Press Collection

    "The Hershey Press (alternatively published as ”Hershey’s Weekly” or “Hershey’s The Progressive Weekly”) was the first local newspaper, published from 1909 until 1926, covering news and more

  • Minority Business Development Authority (PA) Minutes, 1979-1993

    This collection, arranged chronologically by date, contains meeting minutes of the Pennsylvania Minority Business Development Authority (PMBDA). Topics addressed include loans presented for board decision, loan more

  • Minute Book (Rough Copy), 1777

    Images of rough copies of the minutes of the Council of Safety. The volume contains edited notes and corrections not in official minutes. Entries span the more

  • Minute Book, 1775-1776

    Images of a daily record of the meetings of the Committee of Safety from July 3, 1775 - July 22, 1776. Entries list the date, location more

  • Minute Book, 1777

    Images of a record of the meetings of the Board of War. The Board of War took direct orders from the Supreme Executive Council and had more

  • Minute Book, 1777

    Images of a record of the meetings of the Second Council of Safety, established and working as a temporary governmental authority during the British invasion of more

  • Minute Books (PA), 1893-1977

    The minutes contain the official record of the Valley Forge Park Commission meetings. Information included about each meeting includes the date, time, location, and members present. more

  • Minute Books (Rough Copies), 1777-1790

    Images of a record of the rough copies of the minutes of the Supreme Executive Council. The rough copies differ little from their final copies. One more

  • Minute Books of the Board of Inspectors and Board of Trustees (PA) 1826-1931

    Minute Books of the Board of Inspectors and Board of Trustees of the Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is dates of meetings or inspections, names of more

  • Minute Books of the Board of Inspectors and Board of Trustees (PA) 1829-1889

    Minutes of the meetings of the Board of Inspectors and Board of Trustees of the Eastern State Penitentiary.  From 1927 these volumes also include entries relating more

  • Minute Books of the Lancaster District, 1810-1829

    Images of minutes of cases heard by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Lancaster District. Information provided includes names of plaintiff, defendant, attorneys and jurors more

  • Minute Books of the Wardens of the Port, the Board Commissioners of Navigation, and the Navigation Committee, 1766-1773, 1783-1978

    Images of record books containing minutes of the meetings of the Wardens of the Port of Philadelphia. Information provided is date and place of meeting, names more

  • Minute Books, 1776-1777

    Images of minutes for the Council of Safety from July 24, 1776 through March 13, 1777. Each entry lists the date of the meeting and the more

  • Minute Books, 1777

    Images of a record of meetings of the Navy Board. Information found within this record pertains to the Navy Boards responsibility to care for the vessels more

  • Minute Books, 1777-1790

    Images of a daily record of the minutes of the meetings of the Supreme Executive Council from March 4, 1777 through December 20, 1790. Each entry more

  • Minute Books, 1806-1816, 1819-1981

    Images of minutes of cases heard by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the Court of Nisi Prius in the Eastern District. Information provided includes: justices more

  • Minute Books, 1834-1838, 1854-1857, 1859-1990

    Images of minutes of cases heard by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Middle District. Information provided includes names of plaintiff, defendant, attorneys and jurors more

  • Minutes (Rough Copy), 1775-1776, undated

    Images of a loose collection of the draft copies of the minutes and other papers concerning the business of the Committee of Safety from August 2,1775-July more

  • Minutes (Rough Copy), 1776, undated

    Images of a loose collection of the rough copies of the minutes of the Council of Safety from July 1776 through August 1776, with some undated more

  • Minutes (The Provincial Record), 1682-1775

    Minutes of the proceedings of the Provincial Council of Pennsylvania covering the period from March 10, 1682/3 to December 9, 1775. Information provided is date of more

  • Minutes of the Board of Appraisers of Chambersburg War Damages (PA) 1866

    A daily record of the Chambersburg Board of Appraisers, created to appraise all damages associated with the Rebel invasion of July 1864. The board met at more

  • Minutes of the Board of Inspectors-Trustees Acting as a Parole Board 1910-1930

    Minute books of the Board of Inspectors and the Trustees when acting as a parole board at Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is name of inmate more

  • Minutes of the Board of Trustees (PA) 1931-1954

    Minutes of the monthly meetings of the Western State Penitentiary Board of Trustees. The minutes are not verbatim, but rather are merely summaries of the proceedings. more

  • Minutes of the Court of Admiralty, 1780-1782, 1784-1786, 1788

    Images of minutes of Court of Admiralty sessions held in Philadelphia for both the United States and the State of Pennsylvania. Information provided by the minutes more

  • Minutes of the Pennsylvania Historical Commission, 1924-1925, 1927-1945

    Minutes of the meetings of the Pennsylvania Historical Commission. Information provided is date and location of meeting, names of those present, and a summary of the more

  • Minutes, Correspondence and Related Materials of the State Veterans Commission, 1962-1963, 1972-2005

    This series contains meeting minutes of the State Veterans Commission, as well as meeting handouts, statistical reports done by the Commission and budget reports. Also present more

  • Miscellaneous Accounts Including Records of Transactions Involving the Commonwealth and the United States, 1782-1809

    Images are organized into the following subseries: Abstracts of Continental Certificates, 1791-1797; Assumed Debt, 1791-1793; Certificates for Horses and Provisions, 1780; Day Books, 1789-1810l; General Accounts, more

  • Miscellaneous Card Files, 1927-1981

    Images of registration cards listing expired trademarks for businesses, logos for fraternal orders, labels for unions, and a bottle index. These show name and address of more

  • Miscellaneous Descriptive Books (PA) 1829-1842

    Miscellaneous descriptive books for inmates incarcerated at Eastern State Penitentiary. Information provided is name of inmate, crime for which convicted, sentence imposed, date sentenced, name of more

  • Miscellaneous Discharge Certificates, 1861-1866

    Contains approximately thirty discharge certificates for recruits who served with federal (Army, Navy, and Marine Corps) or state (Pennsylvania Militia or National Guard) military units. Generally more

  • Miscellaneous Financial Documents (PA) 1845-1955, not inclusive, undated

    Various documents relating to stocks, securities, and currency once maintained by the State Treasurer. Documents include: a power of attorney covering assignment of Commonwealth certificates of more

  • Miscellaneous Ledgers (PA) 1763-1883

    Miscellaneous ledgers documenting various accounts and taxes. Data provided about each transaction includes name of account, the date of the transaction, to or from whom cash more

  • Miscellaneous Papers, 1664-1775

    Miscellaneous correspondence, agreements, proclamations, land grants, deeds, receipts, memoranda, depositions, assignments, warrants, surveys, returns of survey, patents, wills, minutes, ledgers, lists and reports. Information provided varies more

  • Miscellaneous Records of the Supreme Court of Nisi Prius, circa 1786-1800

    These records were originally presented to the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania after the basement of the State House in Philadelphia was cleared out in 1895. These more

  • Miscellaneous Supreme and Superior Court Dockets, 1743-1749, 1876-1943

    Records of various types of cases brought before the Superior or Supreme Courts of Pennsylvania. Information provided by the entries includes names of plaintiff and defendant, more

  • Monroeville Public Library – Gateway High School Yearbooks

    Monroeville Public Library – Gateway High School Yearbooks

    A collection of student yearbooks from schools near Monroeville, Pennsylvania, including Gateway Senior High School.

  • Montgomery County Community College – Betzwood Studios Collection

    Montgomery County Community College – Betzwood Studios Collection

    Welcome to the Montgomery County Community College's Betzwood Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. In the first decades of the motion picture more

  • Montgomery County Community College – The Montgazette Collection

    Montgomery County Community College – The Montgazette Collection

    Welcome to the Montgomery County Community College's Montgazette Collection, a part of the POWER Library: PA Photos and Documents. The Montgomery County Community College's Brendlinger Library is more

  • Montgomery County Community College – Yearbook Collection

    Montgomery County Community College – Yearbook Collection

    Montgomery County Community College is proud to present the entire run of yearbooks.

  • Mortgage Books (PA), 1774-1788

    This collection contains formal mortgage indentures signed prior to 1790, handled by the Board of Trustees of the General Loan Office. Information provided includes detailed terms more

  • Mortgages and Related Valuations (PA), 1773-1793

    This collection contains collection of documents concerning land valuations, mortgages, and estates. Each county folder holds a small variety of documents and includes both formal and more

  • Mothers Pension Account Books (PA) 1913-1917

    A record of indigent, widowed, and abandoned mothers who were recipients of state money provided for by the Act of April 29, 1913. Data includes the more

  • Naturalization Docket, 1812-1867, bulk 1830-1855

    Images of a record of persons petitioning the Supreme Court for naturalization. Although the declarations of intent date from as early as September 12, 1812, to more

  • Naturalization Lists of the Supreme Court and Courts of Nisi Prius, 1740-1773

    Naturalization lists created under the provisions of the Act of Parliament passed in the 13th year of the reign of his Royal Majesty King George the more

  • Naturalization Papers, 1831, 1840-1841, 1844-1856, 1862, 1867

    Images of two types of documents are contained in the file: petitions of naturalization and declarations of intention. The naturalization petitions generally contain the name, country more

  • New Castle Directories 1872-1921

    Each year thousands of people from all over the country/world utilize our genealogy and local history resources to find information about their ancestors. This project more

  • New Castle Public Library – Cascade Park

    New Castle Public Library – Cascade Park

    Cascade Park is a former amusement park which now serves as a recreational nature park; it is located 2 ½ miles from downtown New Castle in more

  • New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1872-1899

    New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1872-1899

    This collection contains a selection of various directories from 1872-1899 (not exhaustive), covering the Mahoning, Shenango, and Beaver valleys, as well as Lawrence County and the more

  • New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1900 -1910

    New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1900 -1910

    This collection contains City of New Castle directories covering all years, 1900-1910.

  • New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1911-1918

    New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1911-1918

    This collection contains City of New Castle directories covering all years, 1911-1918 (not exhaustive).

  • New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1921-1928

    New Castle Public Library – New Castle Directories 1921-1928

    This collection contains City of New Castle directories covering all years, 1921-1928.

  • New Castle Public Library – New Castle High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – New Castle High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from New Castle High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1913-2012. Ne-Ca-Hi was published from 1913-1961, and Pergodian has been published more

  • New Castle Public Library – New Castle Public Library 100th Anniversary

    New Castle Public Library – New Castle Public Library 100th Anniversary

    A selection of photographs and video clips from the New Castle Public Library's 100th Anniversary celebration, October 21, 2010.

  • New Castle Public Library – Laurel High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Laurel High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from Laurel High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1964-1992. Some years are missing.

  • New Castle Public Library – Lawrence County Area Vocational Technical School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Lawrence County Area Vocational Technical School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from the Lawrence County Area Vocational Technical School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1970-1992. Some years are missing.

  • New Castle Public Library – Mohawk Area High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Mohawk Area High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from Mohawk Area High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1962-1991. Some years are missing.

  • New Castle Public Library – Neshannock Township High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Neshannock Township High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from Neshannock Township High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1961-2006. Some years are missing.

  • New Castle Public Library – Shenango Area High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Shenango Area High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from Shenango Area High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1930-1994. Some years are missing.

  • New Castle Public Library – Union Township High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Union Township High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from Union Township High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1944-1980. Some years are missing.

  • New Castle Public Library – Wilmington Area High School Yearbooks

    New Castle Public Library – Wilmington Area High School Yearbooks

    This collection contains yearbooks from Wilmington Area High School, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, from 1970-1984. Some years are missing.

  • New Cumberland Public Library – Around Town

    New Cumberland Public Library – Around Town

    This collection includes a series of black and white photographs of buildings and streets throughout New Cumberland, advertisements from businesses circa 1900, and several issues of more

  • New Cumberland Public Library – Churches of New Cumberland

    New Cumberland Public Library – Churches of New Cumberland

    A collection of photographs and postcards of churches in New Cumberland, PA., featuring historic buildings in black and white. The collection also includes a couple of more

  • New Cumberland Public Library – NC Hi Magazines

    New Cumberland Public Library – NC Hi Magazines

    "NC Hi" was a magazine published several times a year by the students of New Cumberland High School, beginning in the fall of 1927. Each edition more

  • New Cumberland Public Library – New Cumberland Flood of 1936

    New Cumberland Public Library – New Cumberland Flood of 1936

    Photographs of New Cumberland during the Flood of 1936 which occurred March 18-20, 1936 when warmer weather caused the winter's heavy accumulation of snow and ice more

  • New Cumberland Public Library – New Cumberland Public Library Collection

    New Cumberland Public Library – New Cumberland Public Library Collection

    Photographs of the New Cumberland Public Library and library functions, as well as some flyers and documents from library programs, primarily from 1975 on.

  • New Cumberland Public Library – New Cumberland Town Celebrations

    New Cumberland Public Library – New Cumberland Town Celebrations

    Photographs of various occasions celebrated by New Cumberland, including the 1906 Old Home Week and Geary Celebration, World War I Homecoming, and the dedication of the more

  • New Cumberland Public Library – Schools of New Cumberland

    New Cumberland Public Library – Schools of New Cumberland

    This collection includes photographs of school buildings, students, and teachers; scanned programs from school performances or athletics; and miscellany related to student activities.

  • New Cumberland Public Library – William D. Bailey 1862 Civil War Diary

    New Cumberland Public Library – William D. Bailey 1862 Civil War Diary

    William D. Bailey, from Dillsburg, Pa., served as a surgeon with the 78th Pennsylvania Volunteers, under Colonel Sirwell. He enlisted March 14, 1863, was promoted from more

  • New Loan Accounts, 1776-1795

    Images are organized into the following subseries: Addition of Principal and Interest Unpaid on Cancelled Certificates, 1784-1795; Amount of Principal and Interest Unpaid on Cancelled Certificates, more

  • Newspaper Transcripts and Checklists of 18th and 19th Century Articles, circa 1940-1942

    Images of twenty-six cartons of transcripts of articles that appeared in 18th and 19th century newspapers and three cartons of checklists of holdings of newspapers held more

  • Notary Public (PA) Commission Registers, 1893-1945

    Registers of commissions issued for Notaries Public. Information given is name of person commissioned, place commissioned, address of office, date commissioned, date from which commission was more

  • Notary Public (PA) Termination Card Index, 1945-1964

    Card index of Notaries Public commissioned to serve in local communities across Pennsylvania. Information given is name of person commissioned, name of county, office address, date more

  • Oaths of Allegiance, 1777-1790

    A record of Oaths of Allegiance to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, renouncing allegiance to the British Crown or her armies. Included within this record are lists more

  • Office of the Lieutenant Governor (PA) Board of Pardons Minutes, 1974-1999

    This collection contains applications made to, and proclamations issued by, the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons. Grouped into applications and proclamations and then arranged chronologically by date more

  • Officers Claim Book for Arrears in Clothing (PA) 1778-1791

    A detailed listing of clothing articles, food, and miscellaneous items delivered to Pennsylvania regiments during the Revolution. Typical information in these registers might include the name more

  • Officers Clothing Account Book (PA) 1791

    This volume contains an account of sundry officers of the revolutionary army for clothing which they purchased for their service in the army. Each officer's account more

  • Old Economy Register of the Members of the Harmony Society, 1805-1905

    Images of a register compiled between 1965 and 1971 from 3 x 5 cards that were possibly assembled under the Federal Writers' Project and containing 1,500 more

  • Old Economy Village – Archives

    Old Economy Village – Archives

    The Harmonists, a Christian Communal society, founded Old Economy Village in 1824. They were known for their piety, as well as for their economic successes in more

  • Opinions of the Attorney General (PA) 1874-1927

    Legal opinions sent to the Governor by the Attorney General concerning such topics as the charter or re-charter of corporations, issuance of letters patent, and issuance more

  • Optometrical Licenses (PA), 1918-1970

    This collection, arranged chronologically by the date the license was issued, contains copies of licenses issued to optometrists by the State Board of Optometrical Education, Examination, more

  • Osterhout Free Library – Wilkes-Barre Sunday Independent

    Osterhout Free Library – Wilkes-Barre Sunday Independent

    This collection contains the archive of the "Wilkes-Barre Sunday Independent" newspaper from 1913 through 1958. This newspaper is historically significant to the region, state and nation more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Admission and Medical Book, 1893-1922

    The Admission and Medical Examination Book includes the following information on each patient: date, age during admission into the Home, rank, company and regiment, nativity, social more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Death Record Book, 1886-1925

    The Death Record Book includes the following information on each patient: name, date of admittance, company and regiment, date of enlistment, date of death, age, place more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Discharge and Offense Book, 1895-1909

    A record of patient offenses and disciplinary action taken. Information about each offender includes name of the patient, date, register number and pensioner number. Images are more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) General Record of Members, 1888-1907

    A general record of members including: name, register number, rank, company and regiment, name of war, months in service, pension amount per month, date of admission, more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Hospital Record Book, 1889-1901

    The record includes each patients': name, date of admission, rank, company and regiment, home number, hospital number, disease type, religious affiliation, social condition, address of nearest more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Hospital Records, 1890-1900

    Hospital records including: name, date of admittance, type of disease, date of discharge, date of death, name of nearest friend, effects or personal belongings, final disposition more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Patient Histories, 1903-1925

    The histories include each patients': name, date, register number, hospital number, description and history of stay at the Home, admission date, discharge date, description of ailment, more

  • PA Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home in Erie (PA) Patient Record Books, 1886-1949

    Patient record books include: patient name, register number, application number, date of birth, place of birth, place of residence, occupation, names and addresses of nearest relatives, more

  • Papers in Attainder Relating to Estates Forfeited by Treason, circa 1778-1791

    Images of commencing "proclamations" written by the Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth stating the names of those people accused of high treason. Those accused were more

  • Pardon Books, 1791-1877

    Images of pardons granted to persons convicted of crimes. Information generally provided is a brief case history, date of pardon, and the amount and date of more

  • Parole and Respite Books (PA) 1910-1942

    Records of paroles and respites granted by the Governor under the provisions of the Act of 1909 and subsequent acts and of paroles revoked. Information provided more

  • Parole Prisoners’ Date of Discharge Books (PA) circa 1910-1957

    Date of discharge book for paroled inmates at the Eastern State Penitentiary.  Information provided is age, race, gender, county, crime for which convicted, minimum and maximum more

  • Paroled Prisoner Statistical Book (PA) 1910-1931

    Statistical record book of inmates paroled from Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is parole number, register number, race, violations, recommitments, deaths, other prisons in which incarcerated, more

  • Payroll Requisitions, 1922-1933

    Images of payroll disbursements and compensation to personnel of the Department of Banking. These forms list name of recipient, position, salary during current pay period, date more

  • Pennsylvania College of Technology – Williamsport Technical Institute

    Pennsylvania College of Technology – Williamsport Technical Institute

    This collection is black and white photographs of the Williamsport Technical Institute, which originally operated as the vocational technical division of the Williamsport School District (1914 more

  • Pennsylvania Geological Survey – Pennsylvania Geological Survey Historical Photograph Collection

    Pennsylvania Geological Survey – Pennsylvania Geological Survey Historical Photograph Collection

    This collection includes photographs from the Pennsylvania Geological Survey Historical Photographs Collection.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – American Association of University Women – Johnstown Branch

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – American Association of University Women – Johnstown Branch

    Started in 1923, the Johnstown Branch of the American Association of University Women has been supporting women's issues and improving the lives of women and girls more

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Bailey Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Bailey Collection

    This collection contains photographs from Johnstown, Pittsburgh, and other vacation locations visited by the Bailey Family in the latter part of the 19th and 20th centuries. more

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Beaverdale Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Beaverdale Collection

    This collection contains photographs, military records, and items connected to the Beaverdale Public Library.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria City Church Project

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria City Church Project

    In the Johnstown neighborhood of Cambria City are located five historical, ethnic churches. In 2009, the Altoona/Johnstown Diocese closed four of the churches and renamed the more

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria Civil War 150

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria Civil War 150

    As part of the 150th commemoration of the Civil War, the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College has digitized a diary and personal letters associated with Cambria County more

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria County Education Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria County Education Collection

    This collection houses items relating to the educational institutions of the Cambria county area. This includes k-12, higher education, and technical schools.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria County Immigration Declarations

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria County Immigration Declarations

    This collection includes scans of immigration declarations registered in Cambria County from 1835-1991. Information includes name, place of departure, country of origin, and age.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria Memory Project

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria Memory Project

    This collection features items collected from the public that focus on the immigrant and ethnic heritage of Cambria County.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cresson Sanatorium

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cresson Sanatorium

    In 1900, there were 34 sanatoriums in the United States. By 1925 there were 536. The Cresson Sanatorium was one of the earlier sanatoriums and provides more

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Johnstown Area Fire Department Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Johnstown Area Fire Department Collection

    This collection features the logbooks and other records of the Johnstown Area Fire Departments.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Johnstown Steel Industry Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Johnstown Steel Industry Collection

    This collection contains items relating to the Johnstown steel industry.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Klahre Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Klahre Collection

    This collection contains photographs, postcards, scrapbooks, letters, and personal memorabilia connected to the Klahre family.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Northern Cambria Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Northern Cambria Collection

    This collection contains photographs, postcards, scrapbooks, connected to boroughs and townships in Northern Cambria County and Northern Cambria Public Library.

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – The Johnstown Flood of 1889

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – The Johnstown Flood of 1889

    On May 31, 1889, the breaking of the South Fork Dam caused the single greatest natural disaster in the history of the United States: the Great more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Archive Collections Guides

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Archive Collections Guides

    This ongoing collection consists of finding aids created for the archival holdings of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (1827- ). Included are guides to historical materials such more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Louise Bush-Brown Image Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Louise Bush-Brown Image Collection

    This collection documents the history of the Neighborhood Garden Association of Philadelphia founded in 1953 by noted horticulturist, activist, author and educator Louise Bush-Brown. The images more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Flower Show Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Flower Show Collection

    This collection consists of documentation related to the Philadelphia Flower Show from 1829 to the present including tickets, advertisements, posters and high-quality photographs to exhibits and more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Garden Photographs, 1900-1940: 1. Garden Club of Philadelphia

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Garden Photographs, 1900-1940: 1. Garden Club of Philadelphia

    The Garden Club of Philadelphia was established in 1904 by Mrs. J. Willis Martin and Miss Ernestine Goodman to promote an interest in gardens, their design, more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Garden Photographs, 1900-1940: 2. John C. Wister Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Garden Photographs, 1900-1940: 2. John C. Wister Collection

    The noted scholar, horticulturist, and landscape architect John Caspar Wister (1887-1982) focused on eastern Pennsylvanian climate and ecology through his work as first director of both more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Garden Photographs, 1900-1940: 3. PHS Collection Portfolios

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Philadelphia Garden Photographs, 1900-1940: 3. PHS Collection Portfolios

    This collection is comprised of photographic images documenting designed landscapes both private and public in and around Philadelphia. Digitized materials include early-twentieth century views of private, more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – PHS Archives Digital Image Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – PHS Archives Digital Image Collection

    This collection documents activities and projects undertaken by or in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society from its inception in 1827 to the 21st Century (apart more

  • Pennsylvania Notes, 1937-1939

    Volume I, numbers 1-5 and Volume II, numbers 1-3 of Pennsylvania Notes published internally by the Pennsylvania Historical Commission. Subject matter includes historical celebrations, Commission properties more

  • Pennsylvania School for the Deaf – Mount Airy campus

    Pennsylvania School for the Deaf – Mount Airy campus

    This collection contains items related to Pennsylvania School for the Deaf's main campus located in the Mount Airy section of Northwest Philadelphia from 1892-1984. This campus more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – All Collections

    Pennsylvania State Archives – All Collections

    Visit all the collections available from the Pennsylvania State Archives. Below are a few highlights from the Pennsylvania State Archives collections.

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Postcards

    Pennsylvania State Archives – Postcards

    This collection of approximately 29,000 postcards from the 1880s to the 1970s includes images from across the U.S. and all 67 Pennsylvania counties and highlights cities, more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Posters

    Pennsylvania State Archives – Posters

    This is a collection of posters of varying size, color and medium pertaining to the U.S. and Pennsylvania from before the start of the Civil War more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Polk Center Glass Plate Negative Collection

    Pennsylvania State Archives – Polk Center Glass Plate Negative Collection

    This collection includes historical glass plate negatives documenting daily life of staff and residents of Polk State School in Venango County, Pennsylvania. In the early 20th more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – World War I Posters

    Pennsylvania State Archives – World War I Posters

    This collection is of World War I era posters of varying size, color and medium pertaining to the U.S. and Pennsylvania. The posters are manufactured for more

  • Permanent Teaching Certificates (PA) Record Books, 1868-1908

    This collection, arranged numerically by certificate number and indexed internally, alphabetically by the first letter of the applicant's surname, contains a record of the persons granted more

  • Perpetuation of Testimony Dockets, 1781-1801

    Perpetuation of testimony refers to the transcribing of that testimony so that it can be read as evidence in a court. Images of the entries in more

  • Peters Township Public Library – Historic Images and Documents Collection

    Peters Township Public Library – Historic Images and Documents Collection

    A selection of historic photographs, documents, and ephemera from the archival collections at Peters Township Public Library. These primary source materials document changes within Peters Township more

  • Peters Township Public Library – Life in Peters Township: An Oral History Project

    Peters Township Public Library – Life in Peters Township: An Oral History Project

    This collection contains oral histories conducted as part of Peters Township Public Library's Life in Peters Township: An Oral History Project. Interviews with long time Peters more

  • Philadelphia City General Muster Roll Books (PA) 1777-1784

    In these volumes, only the names of the officers and militiamen are given who enlisted in the Philadelphia city militia. They are listed according to the more

  • Philadelphia City Lieutenants Office General Return Book (PA) 1777-1782

    This volume is a roll book of men who enlisted with the Philadelphia city Lieutenants office during the Revolutionary War. Information provided by each entry in more

  • Physicians Register (PA), 1870-1917

    This collection has entries prior to 1913, arranged in strict alphabetical order but after 1913 they are only grouped alphabetically by surnames. A record of physicians more

  • Physicians’ Record of Prisoners, 1889-1910

    Physician record books of prisoners incarcerated at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is name of prisoner, prisoner number, age, race, date of examination, date more

  • Pierce’s Certificate Accounts, circa 1784-1793

    Images of certificates signed by John Pierce who was Paymaster General and Commissioner of Accounts for the United States Continental Army. Certificates were issued to the more

  • Pilot Apprentice Indenture Books, 1806-1931, 1942

    Images of records of indentures of apprenticeship to river pilots. Information provided is date of indenture, name of apprentice, name of pilot, term of indenture in more

  • Pilots’ Report Books, Inward Bound, 1793-1903

    Images of record books of ships piloted. Information provided is date of entry, name of vessel, name of commander, name of pilot, from whence sailed, and more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – Bedford-Bigelow-West Penn Hillside Study Area Photographs, 1953

    Pittsburgh City Archives – Bedford-Bigelow-West Penn Hillside Study Area Photographs, 1953

    The Bedford-Bigelow-West Penn Hillside Study Area Photographs contains 57 images depicting a section of the Hill District neighborhood of Pittsburgh in 1953. The Pittsburgh City Planning more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – Centre-Morgan Redevelopment Area Photographs, 1953

    Pittsburgh City Archives – Centre-Morgan Redevelopment Area Photographs, 1953

    The Centre-Morgan Redevelopment Area Photographs contain 29 images depicting Redevelopment Area No. 8 in the Hill District neighborhood of Pittsburgh on April 24, 1953. Weeks earlier, more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – Centre-Weil Study Area Photographs, 1953

    Pittsburgh City Archives – Centre-Weil Study Area Photographs, 1953

    The Centre-Weil Study Area Photographs contains 22 images depicting a section of the Hill District neighborhood of Pittsburgh on April 24, 1953. The Pittsburgh City Planning more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – Lower Hazelwood District Redevelopment Photographs

    Pittsburgh City Archives – Lower Hazelwood District Redevelopment Photographs

    The Lower Hazelwood Redevelopment Photographs contain 39 images depicting Redevelopment Areas 4 and 5 in the Hazelwood neighborhood of Pittsburgh, c. 1951. The collection includes 17 more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – Manchester, Chateau Street West Redevelopment Area Photographs, 1959

    Pittsburgh City Archives – Manchester, Chateau Street West Redevelopment Area Photographs, 1959

    The Manchester, Chateau Street West Redevelopment Area Photographs contain 111 images depicting Redevelopment Area No. 11 in 1959, which encompassed 164 acres straddling today's Manchester and more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – Progress Magazine, 1921-1941 (bulk 1921-1931)

    Pittsburgh City Archives – Progress Magazine, 1921-1941 (bulk 1921-1931)

    Progress was a periodical published by the Citizens Committee on City Plan beginning in 1921. The Citizens Committee was formed three years earlier, in 1918, in more

  • Pittsburgh City Archives – South Side Redevelopment Area Photographs

    Pittsburgh City Archives – South Side Redevelopment Area Photographs

    The South Side Redevelopment Area Photographs contain 134 images depicting Redevelopment Area No. 2 in the South Side neighborhood of Pittsburgh in July and August of more

  • Polk Center (PA) Glass Plate Negatives

    Polk Center (PA) Glass Plate Negatives

    This collection includes historical glass plate negatives documenting daily life of staff and residents of Polk State School in Venango County, Pennsylvania. In the early 20th more

  • Population Indexes (PA) circa 1826-1960

    Index of prisoners confined at the Western State Penitentiary.Information provided is name of inmate and the sequentially assigned inmate number. Images are grouped chronologically by volume more

  • Population Indexes (PA) circa 1900

    Indexes to the inmate population of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Information provided is name of inmate, folio number or inmate number, and address or remarks. more

  • Population Record Books of the Pennsylvania Soldiers and Sailors Home, 1864-1883

    Roster of Admissions, April 12, 1864-May 21, 1872. Arranged by admittance date, entries list the veterans name, age, place of birth, number, date of admittance, disease more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Abstracts of Duties and Drawbacks, 1784-1789

    This collection provides a record for the duties and drawbacks collected during each month of the above mentioned years. The total amount of annual duties and more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Account of Duties and Drawbacks, 1783

    This volume contains a list of ships which entered the port of Philadelphia between May 1, 1783 through September 17, 1783, and the duties which were more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Accounts and Certificates of the Collector of Head Money, 1791-1808

    This volume contains a record of passenger ships entering the port of Philadelphia. Information in each entry includes the name of the ship, its date of more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Accounts and Receipts of the Tonnage Office, 1783-1789

    Collection of receipts of duties collected by the Tonnage Office and moneys paid to the State Treasury. Account records of tonnage duties collected are also included. more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Accounts Current of the Collector’s Office, 1784-1789

    Records of the account between the Collector's office and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Each report is a general summary of the annual transactions between the two. more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Bonds and Papers Relating to Duties on Negro and Mulatto Slaves, 1720-1788

    These records document the duties that were paid on slaves to the City of Philadelphia. Information provided within these records includes the name of the owner(s) more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Cargo Manifests, Inventories, and Bills of Lading, 1773-1833

    Manifests of various ships which delivered goods to the port of Philadelphia. Entries include the names of the exporters, the importers, the quantity of goods shipped, more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Coasting Permits, 1796, 1806

    Two coasting permits are contained within this collection. They are for the Sloop Maria, and the Schooner Friendship and provide the name of the ships master, more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Drawbacks and Vouchers Paid by the Collector of Duties, 1784-1789

    Accounts and vouchers for drawbacks (duties refunded) as assessed by the Collector's office. Entries might include the following: the name of the merchant receiving the drawback, more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Expenditures and Receipts of the Collector’s Office, 1784-1789

    Collection of pages from an expenditure account book from the Collector's office. Also included are receipts which correspond with these account records. Information provided might include more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Lists of Bonds Cancelled, 1774-1775

    Images of three volumes of bond cancellation books which contain records of canceled bonds for vessels calling at the port of Philadelphia. The cancellation dates range more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Lists of Bonds, 1774-1775

    Images for three volumes of records for bonds which were issued between July 6, 1774 and April 5, 1775 for vessels calling at the port of more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Miscellaneous Records, 1782-1834

    Images from a volume of various items relating to the port of Philadelphia including an insurance policy for the cargo ship Alliance, cargo certificates, an account more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Record Books of Bonds Due the Custom House, 1785-1788

    Images from two volumes containing the names of those persons whose bonds were due to the Custom House. Entries show the amount of the bond and more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Records of the Health Office, 1783-1798

    This collection documents transactions between the Marine Hospital and the Health Office. Entries include ship's names, date of entry into port, the number of sick passengers, more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Records of the Wardens of the Port, 1776-1809

    Accounts of the Wardens in charge of the port of Philadelphia including balance sheets detailing expenditures. The balance sheets were from officials under the wardens and more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Register of Drawbacks on Goods Exported, 1785-1786

    A record of goods exported from the port of Philadelphia and of drawbacks (duties refunded). The Register lists each vessel's name and type; the names of more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Registers of Duties Paid on Imported Goods, 1781-1787

    Recorded at the port of Philadelphia, an entry usually gives the name of the vessel's master, the port of origin, the value of the goods imported, more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Registers of Tonnage Duties, 1775-1776, 1784-1789

    These images from volumes contain a registry of tonnage duties on vessels which entered the port of Philadelphia. Entries provide the date on which each ship more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Registry Statements of Cargo Contents Duties Paid and Drawbacks, 1782-1785, 1788

    Receipts, cargo manifests, duty statements, and drawbacks are contained in this series. These records provide such information as the name of the ship, the value of more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Reports of Imposts Due, 1783-1788

    Images from this volume are accounts of impost duties owed by various persons and the corresponding penalty fees. Entries show the name of the person who more

  • Port of Philadelphia Records: Vessel Registry Vouchers, 1781-1782

    Images from this volume contain several vouchers for the registry of ships in the port of Philadelphia. Information on these vouchers includes the date of registration, more

  • Port Physician’s Certificates, 1741, 1753-1755

    Certificates issued by physicians granting permission to vessels to enter the port of Philadelphia. Information generally provided is date of certificate, name of the physician, name more

  • Postcards (PA)

    Postcards (PA)

    This collection of approximately 29,000 postcards from the 1880s to the 1970s includes images from across the U.S. and all 67 Pennsylvania counties and highlights cities, more

  • Posters (PA)

    Posters (PA)

    This is a collection of posters of varying size, color and medium pertaining to the U.S. and Pennsylvania from before the start of the Civil War more

  • Pottsville Free Public Library – Schuylkill County History

    Pottsville Free Public Library – Schuylkill County History

    Folklore of the Schuylkill Canal, by John B. Bowman and other items relating to local history. The Bowman title is a collection of memories recorded by more

  • Pottsville Free Public Library – Schuylkill County Photographs

    Pottsville Free Public Library – Schuylkill County Photographs

    This collection contains photographs of people and places in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania.

  • Precepts of the Court of Admiralty, 1781-1788

    Images of writs issued to the Sheriff of Philadelphia by Court of Admiralty Justices ordering him to bring before the Court all prisoners in his jail more

  • Prisoner Registers (PA) 1910-1970

    Register of inmates sentenced to the Western State Penitentiary. Each entry provides the inmate number, inmate name, date of sentence, date of discharge, date received at more

  • Prisoners Paroled and Discharged Book (PA) 1887-1918

    Record book of inmates paroled and discharged from the Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is inmate number, name of inmate, date sentenced, calculated times for minimum more

  • Prisoners’ Record, 1889-1929

    Record books of prisoners received at the Pennsylvania Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is prisoner number, name of prisoner, any alias employed by inmate, date more

  • Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Indian Commissioners, 1784-1785

    Images of a record of the proceedings of the Pennsylvania Indian Commissions from February 23, 1784 through January 23, 1785, and the business of the commissioners more

  • Provincial Officers’ Sureties, 1742-1776

    Surety bonds provided for officers elected or appointed to such civilian offices as recorder of deeds, prothonotary, clerk of the peace or clerk of the orphan's more

  • Publications (Including the Expedition of Baron de Longueuil), 1939-1942

    A published history of the expedition of the Baron de Longueuil in 1739 that covered over 1,600 miles of lakes, trails and rivers from Montreal to more

  • Reading Area Community College – The Schuylkill Navigation System

    Reading Area Community College – The Schuylkill Navigation System

    The Schuylkill Navigation Company was incorporated in 1815 for the purpose of making the Schuylkill River navigable. In the State Archives of Pennsylvania Manuscript Group 110 more

  • Reading Area Community College – Yearbook Collection

    Reading Area Community College – Yearbook Collection

    The collection includes yearbooks from Reading Area Community College which was founded in 1971. Years covered are 1973 - 1989. Also included are ledgers, bulletins, and more

  • Reading Public Library – Berks County Postcards

    Reading Public Library – Berks County Postcards

    This collection contains postcards that show images from around Berks County. The list of categories includes advertisements, attractions, exhibits, bridges, dams, buildings, businesses, clubs, organizations, hospitals, more

  • Reading Public Library – Berks County Yearbooks

    Reading Public Library – Berks County Yearbooks

    Reading Public Library, as a district center, is working toward granting online access to digitized yearbooks from all Berks County schools and institutions. Digitized content covers more

  • Receipt Book, 1776-1777

    Images of a record of the items and payment requested, received and distributed by the Council of Safety from December 31, 1776 - March 17, 1777. more

  • Receipt Books, 1775-1776, undated

    Images of a record of the receipts of the Committee of Safety. Entries are neatly written in two ledger books with the date of receipt written more

  • Reception Descriptive Book (PA) 1879-1884

    Descriptive books for prisoners received at Eastern State Penitentiary. Information provided is inmate number, name of inmate, date received, age, race, gender, county, crime for which more

  • Recognizance Papers, 1754-1823

    A recognizance is an obligation of record, which a party enters into before some court of record or magistrate, with a condition to perform some particular more

  • Record Book of Candidates by the State Medical Board (PA) 1862

    Record book kept by Pennsylvania Surgeon General Dr. Henry H. Smith of 213 candidates examined by the State Medical Board commencing July 28, 1862. Numbered sequentially more

  • Record Book of Claims for Arrears of Pay and Bounty (PA) 1864-1869

    A record of claims of arrears and bounty due to Pennsylvania Volunteers who fought and died in combat during the Civil War. Entries generally show soldiers' more

  • Record Book of Medical Officers of the Pennsylvania Volunteers (PA) 1861-1864

    A record of surgeons and assistant surgeons who served in the Pennsylvania volunteers. Information found about each surgeon and assistant surgeon includes name, date mustered-in, dates more

  • Record Books of Capital Cases (PA) 1894-1969

    Record book of the Board of Pardons for capital cases. Information provided is name of inmate, inmate number, county, date warrant issued, date of execution, date more

  • Record of (PA) Dental Licenses, 1965-1973

    This collection contains recorded copies of dental licenses issued by the State Dental Council and Examining Board. Information given is name of dentist, date license was more

  • Record of (PA) Medical Licenses, 1964-1971

    This collection contains copies of medical licenses issued by the State Board of Medical Education and Licensure. Information given is name of physician, date licensed, license more

  • Record of Arms Contracts, 1797-1815

    Images of a record book of articles of agreement made by Governor Thomas Mifflin with various private armament suppliers under the terms of the Act to more

  • Record of Chambersburg War Damage Claim Final Awards (PA) 1866

    This is a record of the pro rata payment amount that each Chambersburg claimant received as a result of the $500,000 state appropriation. Information for each more

  • Record of County and Federal Prisoners (PA) 1857-1870

    Record book of county and federal inmates paroled and discharged from Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is reception number, name of inmate, date sentenced, length of more

  • Record of Maximum Sentences, 1915-1918

    Record book of maximum sentences imposed upon inmates at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is prisoner number, name of prisoner, date sentenced, maximum sentence, more

  • Record of Men Paroled, 1890-1894, 1909-1913

    Record of men paroled from the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is registration number, name of inmate, place of residence, where employed, name and address more

  • Record of Parole Violators (PA) 1942-1954

    Minute Books of the Board of Inspectors and Board of Trustees of the Western State Penitentiary. Information provided is dates of meetings or inspections, names of more

  • Record of Pennsylvania Volunteers (PA) in the Spanish-American War, 1898

    The record contains the names of all soldiers and sailors from Pennsylvania who served in the Spanish-American War, as shown by the Muster-In and Muster-Out Rolls. more

  • Record of Special Punishments, 1889-1925, 1931

    Record of special punishments imposed upon inmates incarcerated at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is date of entry, inmate number, name of inmate, description more

  • Recorder of Deeds Accounts (PA) 1947-1964

    Account record for fees collected by county Recorders of Deeds for the Department of State. Information given is name of recorder collecting fee, name of county, more

  • Records of Applications and Licenses Issued to (PA) Chiropodists, 1974-1982

    This collection contains register of applications submitted to, and licenses issued by, the State Board of Chiropody Examiners. Information given is name and address of applicant, more

  • Records of Drafted Men and Substitutes (PA) 1862

    Reports of draft commissioners giving number drafted, number of substitutes, number exempted, number never reported, number volunteered in lieu of draft, number deserted, aggregate number drafted, more

  • Records of the Pennsylvania Writers, Pennsylvania Historical Commission, American Guide Series (1935-1941)

    Arranged numerically by job number, the following subseries are typed transcripts of field notes, pre-final drafts and final drafts of manuscripts, and photographs selected to illustrate more

  • Records of the State Highway and Bridge Authority, State Highway Commission, State Transportation Commission, and Transportation Advisory Committee, 1949-1994

    Agenda, minutes, resolutions, reports, public hearings, and testimony of the State Highway and Bridge Authority (SHBA), State Highway Commission (SHC), State Transportation Commission (STC), the State more

  • Reformatory Record (Weekly Prison Publication), 1890-1936

    Weekly newspaper published by the inmates of the Pennsylvania Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is date of publication, names of inmates involved in various activities, more

  • Register of Accounts Received from the Register General (PA) 1790-1792

    A record of all accounts examined by the Comptroller General, which had been submitted to him by the Register General for his advice and approval. Typical more

  • Register of Executive Accounts (PA) 1784-1791

    Four volumes of registers documenting the expenditures of the Supreme Executive Council. These registers were maintained in order to keep balance accounts with the Comptroller General. more

  • Register of Letters of Marque, 1778-1782

    Images of a record of the written authority granted private persons, by the Supreme Executive Council, to fit out an armed ship to plunder the goods more

  • Register of Sick and Wounded Soldiers, circa 1861-1865

    Ledger providing a record of sick and wounded soldiers in Pennsylvania during 1862. Entries usually list the soldiers' names, residences, companies and regiments, terms of service, more

  • Registers of Mine Accidents (PA) for the Anthracite Districts, 1899-1972

    Mine accident registers providing documentation on mining accidents for the numerous Anthracite Coal Districts. Information provided within each report includes name of the inspector, name of more

  • Registers of Mine Accidents (PA) for the Bituminous Districts, 1899-1972

    Mine accident registers providing documentation on mining accidents for the numerous Bituminous Coal Districts.  Information provided within each report includes name of the inspector, name of more

  • Registers of Pilots’ Names and Securities, 1783-1791, 1794-1876

    Information provided is name of pilot, place of residence, date bonded, and the name, occupation and place of residence of the person who stood as security more

  • Registers of Surgeons and Assistant Surgeons (PA) 1861-1866

    A record of surgeons and assistant surgeons employed by Pennsylvania during the Civil War. Information about each surgeon or assistant surgeon includes: name, county of residence, more

  • Registers of Vessel Arrivals and Clearances, 1784-1879

    Registers of vessels arriving and clearing the port of Philadelphia. Information provided is date of arrival or clearance, name of vessel, from whence or to where more

  • Registers of Visitors (PA) 1829-1854

    Visitor registers for the Eastern State Penitentiary. Information provided is date of visit, name of visitor and their place of residence. Images are arranged chronologically by more

  • Registrar’s Book of Governor Keith’s Court of Chancery, 1720-1736

    Record book kept by Charles Brockden who served as the Registrar for Deputy Governor William Keith's Court of Chancery. Sir William Keith served as Deputy Governor more

  • Registration Figures (PA) 1950, 1960, 1964, 1966-1972

    Tables providing breakdowns by age and gender of party registration of certified voters in each county. Information provided is the number of male and female voters more

  • Registration Record of Practitioners of Medicine and Surgery (PA) 1881-1889

    Register of the names of persons licensed to practice medicine and surgery in Pennsylvania. Information provided is name of practitioner, date of registration, county where practicing, more

  • Report Book of the State Treasurer (PA) 1783

    This volume contains reports of all the general accounts held by the Comptroller General from the commencement of the Revolution until October 1782. The purpose was more

  • Reports of Committee of the Assembly on State of Public Accounts (PA) 1778-1780

    A record of orders (working contracts) granted to sundry individuals for work to be done on the Assembly meeting room. Typical information included might be the more

  • Return Book of Officers and Soldiers to Whom Patents Were Not Issued, undated

    Images in this collection include the name of the individual, the lot number, and the number of acres drawn. The rank of the soldier is sporadically more

  • Return Book of the Pennsylvania Line Entitled to Donation Lands, undated

    Images of entries record the name, rank and corps of the soldier and the number of acres drawn. Remarks concerning whether the person was killed in more

  • Revolutionary War Accounts and Miscellaneous Records (Associators Accounts), 1775-1777

    Images of receipts, accounts, returns, payrolls and muster rolls for associators in Bedford, Berks, Bucks, Cumberland, Lancaster, Northampton, Northumberland, Philadelphia, Westmoreland, and York counties. While the more

  • Revolutionary War Accounts and Miscellaneous Records (Line Accounts), 1775-1809

    Pay and muster rolls that may show the name, rank, regiment, company and pay rate of each soldier; the name of his commanding officer; and the more

  • Revolutionary War Accounts, Militia 1777-1794

    Images of militia receipts, returns, operations documents, and lists of white males between ages eighteen and fifty-three for Allegheny, Bedford, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, more

  • Revolutionary War Accounts, Militia 1793-1809

    Images of militia receipts, returns, operations documents, and lists of white males between ages eighteen and fifty-three for Allegheny, Bedford, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, more

  • Revolutionary War Accounts, Navy, 1775-1794

    Images of muster and pay rolls that usually give the name, rank, station and pay rate of the sailor; the time of his service; and the more

  • Revolutionary War Military Abstract Card File, 1785-1893

    Abstract card file containing transcriptions of data extracted from original records in the custody of the Pennsylvania State Archives concerning Revolutionary War service in the Pennsylvania more

  • Revolutionary War Pension File (PA) 1809-1893

    Certifications prepared by the Orphans' Court or the State Supreme Court entitling Revolutionary War veterans or their wives to obtain state compensation such as that provided more

  • Revolutionary War Pension Files and Related Accounts, 1785-1809

    Images of records that pertain to various militia men or their widows petitioning for pensions from the Commonwealth. Generally, the service men petitioning for pensions had more

  • Revolutionary War Pension List Book (PA) 1834-1838

    A record of pensions, "due to Act of Assembly passed 14 April, 1834 'An Act Authorizing and Directing County Treasurer to Pay Gratuities and Pension to more

  • Revolutionary War Soldiers’ Claims and Related Papers, 1786-1789

    Images of petitions for veterans' pensions submitted to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. According to the Statutes at Large for 1785, these petitions were normally filed more

  • Richard Partridge Account Book, 1740-1751

    Account book kept by Provincial Agent Richard Partridge of expenses incurred in conducting provincial business. Information provided is date of entry, nature of expenditure, and amount more

  • Saint Francis University – Saint Francis University Student Newspapers from 1927-2006

    Saint Francis University – Saint Francis University Student Newspapers from 1927-2006

    Saint Francis University Student Newspapers from 1927-2006

  • Saint Francis University – Yearbooks 1942-2016

    Saint Francis University – Yearbooks 1942-2016

    Saint Francis University Student yearbooks from 1942-2016.

  • Sanitary Water Board (PA) Minute Books, 1923-1931, 1969

    This collection contains meeting minutes, arranged chronologically by date of meeting, of the Sanitary Water Board. Information includes time, date and location of the meeting, a more

  • School Attendance Record (PA) 1935-1936

    Record of inmates incarcerated at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon who attended school. Information provided is surname of inmate, date left school and whether left school more

  • School Examination Question Book (PA) 1892-1897

    Record of school examination questions on history, grammar, arithmetic, physiology, spelling, and civil government that were used by instructors who taught in the school at the more

  • School Offense and Punishment Book (PA) 1936

    Record of offenses committed by prisoners while at the Industrial Reformatory at Huntingdon. Information provided is date of offense, prisoner number, surname of prisoner, name of more

  • Schuylkill Navigation Co Schuylkill River Proj. Engineers’ Records, 1850-1940

    The collection contains drawings and contracts for projects to rehabilitate and clean up portions of the former Schuylkill Navigation Company canal basin and the adjacent Schuylkill more

  • Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center – Rosina Heydrich’s Midwifery Manual and Ledger, 1770-1819

    Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center – Rosina Heydrich’s Midwifery Manual and Ledger, 1770-1819

    An extensive midwifery manuscript (Hebamme Büchlein) in the archive of the Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center, penned between the years 1770-1819, is attributed to Rosina Heydrich, more

  • Scranton Public Library – Celebrating Our Towns: Lackawanna Co. Centennial Books and Community Histories

    Scranton Public Library – Celebrating Our Towns: Lackawanna Co. Centennial Books and Community Histories

    Lackawanna County has many different towns, townships, cities, and boroughs.  This collection gives histories of how those places developed.  Most of the books in this collection more

  • Scranton Public Library – Century Club of Scranton

    Scranton Public Library – Century Club of Scranton

    The Century Club of Scranton is a women's club that was founded in 1911 by prominent women of Scranton.  During the long history, which continues today, more

  • Scranton Public Library – Community and Church Cookbooks from Northeastern PA

    Scranton Public Library – Community and Church Cookbooks from Northeastern PA

    This is a collection of cookbooks mostly dating from the 1960's and 1970's.  They are all from Northeastern PA and contain many ethnic and cultural recipes. more

  • Scranton Public Library – Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series

    Scranton Public Library – Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series

    Funded by a grant from the Scranton Area Foundation, this collection contains streaming video of over 50 readings by nationally renowned poets such as W.S. Merwin, more

  • Scranton Public Library – From Lace Makers to Coal Miners: Life in the Lackawanna Valley 1866-1920

    Scranton Public Library – From Lace Makers to Coal Miners: Life in the Lackawanna Valley 1866-1920

    From Lace Makers to Coal Miners contains photos, books, church records, and brochures of what life was like in the Lackawanna Valley from 1866-1920.  The photos more

  • Scranton Public Library – History of the Scranton Public Library

    Scranton Public Library – History of the Scranton Public Library

    A collection of very early photographs of the library from 1893. There are also documents of the history of one of our buildings, the Silkman House. more

  • Scranton Public Library – Nay Aug Amusement Park–The Strohl Collection

    Scranton Public Library – Nay Aug Amusement Park–The Strohl Collection

    Karl and Ralph Strohl owned and operated the Nay Aug Amusement Park for nearly 70 years. These photos are from their personal collection.

  • Scranton Public Library – Out of the Wilderness: The Industrialization and Development of the the Scranton Area 1850-1865

    Scranton Public Library – Out of the Wilderness: The Industrialization and Development of the the Scranton Area 1850-1865

    Funded by a grant from the Willary Foundation, this collection contains letters, books, paintings, photographs, and other artifacts from the era when the Lackawanna Valley emerged more

  • Scranton Public Library – Scranton Christmas Windows

    Scranton Public Library – Scranton Christmas Windows

    In 2009 Gene Giancini was cleaning out a building on the West Side of Scranton. His family had operated a business in the building for 60 more

  • Scranton Public Library – The Story of the Community Medical Center

    Scranton Public Library – The Story of the Community Medical Center

    Contains over 100 photographs, scrapbooks, newsletters, and other items from the century-long history of this storied health care provider.

  • Scrapbooks (PA) 1884-1893, 1908-1917, 1925-1926

    Scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, notices, photographs, and related materials concerning the Eastern State Penitentiary. Images are arranged chronologically by date of item. This collection is part more

  • Secretary of Agriculture (PA) Scrapbooks, 1918-1940

    This collection of news clipping scrapbooks provide information on topics such as crop estimates, increases, declines, and total yield in production; statistics on crops, livestock, orchards, more

  • Secretary’s Accounts, 1738-1774

    Account books, bills of debt, records of fees paid, receipts, and debit-credit lists. One of the account books was kept by Provincial Secretary Richard Peters for more

  • Selective Sales and Use Tax Tentative Regulations from (PA) Revenue Dept., 1956

    Text of the tentative regulations issued by the Department of Revenue on July 16, 1956 pursuant to Section 580 of the Selective Sales and Use Tax more

  • Senate Committee Books, 1810-1850, 1897-1899

    Register of letters and petitions received by Senate committees. Information provided is date petition or correspondence was received, committee to which referred, and a brief description more

  • Settlement Registers (PA) 1792-1794

    These registers verify that the accounts payable by the state were indeed settled. In five columns is the following data: account number, payee, reason for payment, more

  • Sewickley Public Library – Historic Images and Documents

    Sewickley Public Library – Historic Images and Documents

    A collection of Sewickley, Pennsylvania and Quaker Valley region historic images and documents from the history collections of the Sewickley Public Library.

  • Sewickley Public Library – Sewickley Herald Collection

    Sewickley Public Library – Sewickley Herald Collection

    The collection is the digitized microfilm archive of the Sewickley Herald from 1902-2012. The Sewickley Herald is a local, weekly newspaper that is significant in documenting more

  • Sheriff’s Deed Books and Lists of Attorneys Admitted, 1796-1876 (Lists 1742-1776, 1778-1809 only)

    Images of transcriptions of land property conveyances, originally taken in execution upon an estate or in a suit by virtue of a writ of fieri facias more

  • Shippensburg University (PA) Board of Trustees Minutes, 1929-1971, 1979-1992

    Minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Shipping Bonds and Certificates, 1752-1775

    Images of certificates of ship masters certifying the name of the ship master, ownership of the vessel, and certifying that no foreigners have any share in more

  • Ships Lists of German Passengers, 1727-1808

    Images of official records of the arrival of foreign passengers at the port of Philadelphia that were required to be kept by captains of ships importing more

  • Slippery Rock University (PA) Academic Forum Agenda and Minutes, 1966-1987

    Minutes of the University Academic Forum generally provide the date of the forum, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. Images more

  • Slippery Rock University (PA) Alumni News, 1945-1971

    Newsletters providing information about the lives of university alumni including their current employment, and their personal and professional accomplishments. Images are arranged chronologically by date of more

  • Slippery Rock University (PA) Board of Trustees Minutes, 1968-1992

    Minutes of the Board of Trustees generally provide the date of the board meeting, names of those in attendance, and a description of the business transacted. more

  • Slippery Rock University (PA) Catalogs and Bulletins, 1889-1988

    University bulletins and catalogs providing information such as a description of class offerings each semester, the name of the instructor, and the dates and times scheduled. more

  • Slippery Rock University (PA) Student Literary Journal: Ginger Hill, 1956-1988

    A student literary publication intended to encourage creative writing on campus that was originally begun in 1956 under the title The Rocket Rider. The publications contains more

  • Slippery Rock University (PA) Yearbooks, 1898-1987

    University yearbooks providing names and photographs of graduating seniors, descriptions of significant academic and sporting programs, and news about faculty accomplishments. Images are arranged chronologically by more

  • Specie Day Book and Waste Books (PA) 1775-1790

    A record relating to the payment and settlement of public money, kept by Comptroller General John Nicholson for the purpose of auditing, liquidating and adjusting Commonwealth more

  • Specie Journals (PA) 1775-1790

    A record of state monetary transactions kept on a daily basis relating to the payment and settlement of public money, kept by Comptroller General John Nicholson more

  • Specie Ledger (PA) 1775-1790

    A record relating to the payment and settlement of public money, kept by Comptroller General John Nicholson for the purpose of auditing, liquidating and adjusting Commonwealth more

  • Specie Ledger’s Balance Books (PA) 1775-1790

    This volume gives the balance of the accounts of the names listed. Page numbers on the left correspond to the account's location in RG 4/55- Specie more

  • Sportsman Advisory Councils (PA) Files, 1996-2003

    This collection contains files relative to the Governor's Sportsman Advisory Council and Governor's Youth Sportsmen Advisory Council. These groups were created by the Governor's Office, and more

  • St. Marys Public Library – The St. Marys Daily Press

    St. Marys Public Library – The St. Marys Daily Press

    The daily newspaper covering events in St. Marys, PA, located in Elk County. The newspaper begins in 1911 and is still currently printing.

  • State and Federal Election Returns, 1963-2014

    Images of returns for primary and general elections certified by the county boards of elections. Information provided is name of county, election date, certification date, date more

  • State Board of Education (PA) Minute Books, 1911-1920, 1925-1982

    This collection contains meeting minute books, arranged chronologically by meeting date, of the State Board of Education. A typical record includes the date, time and location more

  • State Board of Motion Picture Censors (PA) Examination Applications, 1915-1951

    This collection, arranged chronologically, contains the applications submitted by motion picture film companies requesting the Board of Censors to review their films. The application gives the more

  • State Board of Motion Picture Censors (PA) General Correspondence, 1924-1956

    This collection contains correspondence, arranged alphabetically by subject, received and sent by the Board of Censors chairman and members. Also included are a few legal briefs, more

  • State Board of Motion Picture Censors (PA) Legal Briefs, 1915-1921, 1928-1940

    This collection contains appeals, replies, briefs, orders and correspondence, arranged chronologically, filed by motion picture companies, the State Board of Censors, the attorney general and the more

  • State Board of Motion Picture Censors (PA) Minutes, 1939-1956

    This collection contains minutes, arranged chronologically, documenting the daily activities of the Board of Censors reviewers. Information contained in the minutes provides the name and manufacturer more

  • State Board of Motion Picture Censors (PA) Reports, 1925-1951

    This collection contains annual reports, arranged chronologically, submitted by the Board concerning prosecutions of violations; the sale of substituted approval seals; budget allotments; the number of more

  • State Board of Motion Picture Censors (PA) Rules, Procedures, Forms, 1915-1956

    This collection contains a wide variety of documents,l arranged by subject, providing insight into the Board's operating procedures. Among the materials present are Fines, 1919-1947, that more

  • State Certificates (PA) for College Graduates Record Book, 1893-1911

    This collection contains a registry, arranged numerically by certificate numbers, of college graduates who were granted certificates to teach by the State Board of Education. Information more

  • State Departmental Accounts, 1782-1809

    "A record of accounts for the following state departments: the Council of Censors, the General Assembly, the Master of the Rolls, the Adjutant General, the Comptroller more

  • State Forestry Commission (PA) Biennial Reports, 1901-1919

    The collection contains Biennial reports on the progress of work conducted by the Department of Forestry. Information provided is names of individuals from whom property was more

  • State Forestry Commission (PA) General Correspondence and Letter Press Books

    This collection includes letter books that contain correspondence relative to general forestry issues, which contain name and address of the recipient, date composed, and text of more

  • State Forestry Commission (PA) General Files, 1878, 1895

    This collection includes the Report upon U.S. Geographical Surveys, West of the One Hundredth Meridan, Engineer Dept., U. S. Army, 1878 and the Final Commission Report more

  • State Forestry Commission (PA) Meeting Minutes, 1899-1923

    The collection contains Minutes and Orders of Business relative to the meetings of the State Forestry Reservation Commission and the State Forest Commission. Convened in Harrisburg more