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1929-1945 Great Depression and World War II (127 collections)

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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

  • Battle of Homestead Foundation – Charles McCollester Collection

    Battle of Homestead Foundation – Charles McCollester Collection

    The Charles McCollester Collection contains both physical times and textual items spanning from 1877 to 2018 with an emphasis on the 1980's into the 2000's. The more

  • Battle of Homestead Foundation – Mike Stout Collection

    Battle of Homestead Foundation – Mike Stout Collection

    The Mike Stout collection spans from 1937 to 2020. The collection contains a variety of materials from political marching banners, to local union newspapers, to clothing, 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

  • 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

  • C. C. Mellor Memorial Library – The History of the Borough of Edgewood

    C. C. Mellor Memorial Library – The History of the Borough of Edgewood

    Regionally significant history of the Borough of Edgewood, Pennsylvania. This collection includes bound book, personal recollections and a multitude of photographs.

  • 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.

  • Carnegie Library of Homestead – Homestead Newspaper Collection 1881-1979

    Carnegie Library of Homestead – Homestead Newspaper Collection 1881-1979

    The Homestead Newspaper Collection consists of scanned microfilm of various newspapers from the Steel Valley between 1881 and 1979. Titles included are: The Local News, The 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 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.

  • Centre County Library and Historical Museum – Miles-Potter-Humes House

    Centre County Library and Historical Museum – Miles-Potter-Humes House

    History of the Miles-Potter-Humes House in Bellefonte, PA from 1815 to the present and of its owners through photographs, other images, and documents.

  • Cheltenham Township Library System – Cheltenham Historical Photograph Collection

    Cheltenham Township Library System – Cheltenham Historical Photograph Collection

    This collection was created by Alexander W. Scott (1926-1999) a Cheltenham principal and resident for many years. The 771 images (originally slides) show the people, homes, more

  • Chester County History Center – Liberty Cornet Band Minutes and Membership Book

    Chester County History Center – Liberty Cornet Band Minutes and Membership Book

    This digitized volume contains the meeting minutes of the Liberty Cornet Band dating from 1920-1932 and 1937, and includes the names of appointed officers and members 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

  • Conshohocken Free Library – The Recorder Newspaper

    Conshohocken Free Library – The Recorder Newspaper

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

  • DeSales University – Bishop McShea Archives

    DeSales University – Bishop McShea Archives

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

  • 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 – 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

  • Erie County Public Library – Erie Public Library Reports

    Erie County Public Library – Erie Public Library Reports

    These booklets are the annual and biannual reports for the Erie Public Library. They date back to 1899 when the library opened to the public. Some 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

  • 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

  • German Society of Pennsylvania – German Society Agentur

    German Society of Pennsylvania – German Society Agentur

    The Agentur Records Collection consists of 72 volumes of handwritten ledgers, indexes, logs, reports, and letter books spanning the years 1847 to 1947, recording the efforts 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • LancasterHistory – Lititz Newspaper Collection

    LancasterHistory – 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.

  • LancasterHistory – The New Holland Clarion 1911-1950 Collection

    LancasterHistory – 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

  • 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.

  • 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 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 – 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

  • Manheim Township School District – Hi-Lite

    Manheim Township School District – Hi-Lite

    These are a collection of Hi-Lite newspapers published from the Manheim Township High School dating back to the 1930s.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Meyersdale Public Library – Garrett School Memorabilia

    Meyersdale Public Library – Garrett School Memorabilia

    In June of 2022 a patron of the Meyersdale Public Library lent to its Pennsylvania Room a copy of a 1939 Garrett High School yearbook and more

  • Meyersdale Public Library – Rural African Americans of the Allegheny Mountains

    Meyersdale Public Library – Rural African Americans of the Allegheny Mountains

    These 18 photographs are part of a larger Meyersdale Public Library – Photograph Collection. The photographs selected for display as part of that larger PA Photos more

  • Meyersdale Public Library – Springs Historical Society – Johnston Bender Family Collection

    Meyersdale Public Library – Springs Historical Society – Johnston Bender Family Collection

    The Johnston Bender Family Collection combines photographs, letters, scrapbooks, and business records of two families--the Rev. Elias S. and Anna (Odell) Johnston family of Altoona and more

  • Meyersdale Public Library – Springs Historical Society – Miller Machine

    Meyersdale Public Library – Springs Historical Society – Miller Machine

    Gideon D. Miller (1862-1941), a Mennonite minister, shifted from his family's woodworking traditions to metal. He started with his patented steam traction engines shipped across the more

  • Milanof-Schock Public Library – East Donegal Township High School Yearbooks

    Milanof-Schock Public Library – East Donegal Township High School Yearbooks

    This first collection will encompass the yearbooks that the Milanof-Schock Public Library currently has from the East Donegal Township High School. It includes 8 yearbooks between more

  • Milton Hershey School – Hershey Community Archives – Hotel Hershey Highlights

    Milton Hershey School – Hershey Community Archives – Hotel Hershey Highlights

    "Hotel Hershey Highlights" was a weekly newsletter distributed from May 5, 1934 through April 28, 1951. "Highlights" covers a time period during which no local newspapers more

  • 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

  • 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 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 – 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 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 – Groups and Organizations of New Cumberland

    New Cumberland Public Library – Groups and Organizations of New Cumberland

    Photographs and postcards depicting various organizations, such as the town band and women's clubs, and employee groups, like the Buttorff and Kline carpet factory workers.

  • 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 – 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 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 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 – Iron, Coal, and Steel Industry Collection

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Iron, Coal, and Steel Industry Collection

    This collection contains items relating to the iron, coal, and steel industry in Johnstown.

  • 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 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 – Ida W. Pritchett Photograph Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Ida W. Pritchett Photograph Collection

    This collection is comprised of images created sometime between 1928 and 1950 by Philadelphia photographer, Ida W. Pritchett. A 1914 graduate of Bryn Mawr College, Pritchett more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – James Lawrence Dillon Lantern Slide Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – James Lawrence Dillon Lantern Slide Collection

    James Lawrence Dillon (1859-1942) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Irish immigrants James and Annie Eleanor Dillon. His mother died when he was 4, and his more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Jay V. Hare Lantern Slide Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Jay V. Hare Lantern Slide Collection

    Jay Veeder Hare (1878 -1953) was born in Schodack, New York. He attended the Peirce School in Philadelphia and graduated from Temple University Law School. He more

  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Joseph Ascenzi Lantern Slide Collection

    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society – Joseph Ascenzi Lantern Slide Collection

    The Joseph Ascenzi Collection consists of 64 color and black-and-white glass lantern slides, most were produced by the J. Horace McFarland Company, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and Williams, 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 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

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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 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

  • 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.

  • 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 – 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 – 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.

  • 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.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – County Histories

    State Library of Pennsylvania – County Histories

    A collection of Pennsylvania county, township and borough histories. Includes atlases and plat maps of the state, county, townships, cities, and boroughs.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Fort Necessity

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Fort Necessity

    A selection of documents on the battles of Fort Necessity and Braddock's Campaign, along with background on French and English relations as well as their interactions more

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Governor’s Mansion

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Governor’s Mansion

    This collection contains photos, reports, and other information related to a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the building of the Governor's Mansion in Harrisburg.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – History of State Library of Pennsylvania

    State Library of Pennsylvania – History of State Library of Pennsylvania

    Photographs and historical documents from the 350 year history of the State Library of Pennsylvania.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – PA Exhibitions

    State Library of Pennsylvania – PA Exhibitions

    This collection contains miscellany from various exhibitions and expositions of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century in Pennsylvania.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Capitol Centennial Collection

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Capitol Centennial Collection

    Pennsylvania Capitol Centennial Collection Historic descriptions, explanations, and illustrated visitors' guidebooks to the State Capitol Complex in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in recognition of the 100th anniversary of more

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Conservation and Science

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Conservation and Science

    Items related to the care, management and supervision of natural resources in order to preserve and protect them through prudent management. General and specific topical texts more

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Education

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Education

    Photographs, historical documents and government reports chronicling the development of education in Pennsylvania.

  • State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Transportation

    State Library of Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Transportation

    The movement of humans, animals and goods from one location to another within Pennsylvania and with other states.  Items in this collection reflect air, land (road), more

  • Summerville Public Library – Summerville Story Project

    Summerville Public Library – Summerville Story Project

    The Summerville, Pennsylvania Story Project is a collection of documents, photos, and other memorabilia intended to present the human side of Summerville. The collection material dates more

  • Swarthmore Public Library – The Swarthmorean Newspaper, 1914-2008

    Swarthmore Public Library – The Swarthmorean Newspaper, 1914-2008

    This collection includes some of Swarthmore's earliest newspapers, including the Swarthmore News followed by its still current paper, The Swarthmorean.

  • The Baldwin School Archives – Blazers, Uniforms, Gowns Collection

    The Baldwin School Archives – Blazers, Uniforms, Gowns Collection

    This collection is comprised of photographs of the blazers, uniforms, and commencement gowns of the girls and women of The Baldwin School, dating from the 1800s more

  • The Baldwin School Archives: Photos and Documents

    The Baldwin School Archives: Photos and Documents

    In 1888, Miss Florence Baldwin founded "Miss Baldwin's School for Girls, Preparatory for Bryn Mawr College" in her mother's house at the corner of Montgomery and more

  • The Kiski School  – The Kiski School Digital Collection

    The Kiski School – The Kiski School Digital Collection

    The Kiskiminetas Springs School was founded in 1888 by Andrew Wilson who believed its location by the Kiskiminetas River to be an ideal environment for educating more

  • United Lutheran Seminary Philadelphia – In Her Own Right: Anne E. Sanford Missionary Collection

    United Lutheran Seminary Philadelphia – In Her Own Right: Anne E. Sanford Missionary Collection

    Annie Evaline Sanford was born on February 4, 1873 in Springfield, Illinois and graduated from Carthage College in 1894. Annie Sanford completed five missionary terms in more

  • United Lutheran Seminary Philadelphia – In Her Own Right: the Lutheran Deaconess Movement in the United States

    United Lutheran Seminary Philadelphia – In Her Own Right: the Lutheran Deaconess Movement in the United States

    Books and serial publications published by the various Lutheran Deaconess Communities in the United States, focused on those with Motherhouses in Philadelphia and Baltimore. The “In more

  • Wagner Free Institute of Science – Engineering 1: The Materials of Engineering Construction

    Wagner Free Institute of Science – Engineering 1: The Materials of Engineering Construction

    This collection consists of glass lantern slides and syllabuses for the course “The Materials of Engineering Construction.” It was the first in a series of four more

  • Warren Library Association – Historic Flood Control (1943)

    Warren Library Association – Historic Flood Control (1943)

    An archive of papers examining historical flood control and new proposals under construction during the 1930's and 40's.

  • Warren Library Association – Historic Photographs

    Warren Library Association – Historic Photographs

    An archive of over 300 digital images from the library's Historic Warren Photograph Collection.

  • Whitehall Township Public Library – Civil War Grave Registrations

    Whitehall Township Public Library – Civil War Grave Registrations

    This collection contains the grave registrations forms of veterans of the Civil War buried in Lehigh County, PA. Upon burial these forms were filed with the more

  • Whitehall Township Public Library – Historical Photographs

    Whitehall Township Public Library – Historical Photographs

    This collection contains historical photographs of the Lehigh Valley.

  • Whitehall Township Public Library – Whitehall High School Yearbooks

    Whitehall Township Public Library – Whitehall High School Yearbooks

    Whitehall Township Public Library is making available the yearbooks of the Whitehall Coplay School District.  When completed, the yearbooks will range from 1922 (vol. 4) – more

  • Wilkes University – Wilkes University Scrapbooks

    Wilkes University – Wilkes University Scrapbooks

    This collection contains scrapbooks created by Wilkes University staff, faculty, administrators, and students.

  • Williamson College of the Trades – Williamson Trade School History

    Williamson College of the Trades – Williamson Trade School History

    This collection includes early to mid century photographs and documents detailing the creation of the Williamson Free School of Mechanical Trades, now Williamson College of the more

  • Wilson College – World War II Collection

    Wilson College – World War II Collection

    Wilson College World War II Collection documents the experience of Wilson alumnae through correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia from the time. The Collection primarily features the correspondence more