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Immigrant Experience (7 collections)

  • 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

  • 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 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.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – German Language Collection

    State Library of Pennsylvania – German Language Collection

    Selections from the State Library of Pennsylvania’s vast collection of works in the German language and about the Pennsylvania German communities of the state of Pennsylvania. more

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Miscellany Collection

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Miscellany Collection

    Items include a report on the 1907 Dar Mine Disaster relief efforts; the Twin Shaft mining disaster investigation, 1986, Early Indian history along the Susquehanna River, more

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – The Colonization Herald and General Register Newspaper

    State Library of Pennsylvania – The Colonization Herald and General Register Newspaper

    A newspaper of the Pennsylvania and New York Colonization societies, covering immigrant issues, African American affairs, religious tracts and tract societies, and various other issues, such more