Additional Resources: Other Archival Repositories

Many regional Libraries and Historical Societies maintain Special Collections of historical manuscripts, archives, and rare books that may be of interest to the researcher. Please visit their websites for further information.




Lancaster Area Repositories


Evangelical and Reformed Historical Society (ERHS) & United Church of Christ Archives (UCC)
http://www.erhs.info
Lancaster Theological Seminary, Philip Schaff Library
https://library.lancasterseminary.edu/
LancasterHistory.org
http://lancasterhistory.org
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
http://www.lmhs.org



Pennsylvania Repositories


Dickinson College, Archives & Special Collections
http://archives.dickinson.edu/
Gettysburg College, Special Collections and College Archives
http://www.gettysburg.edu/special_collections/index.dot
Haverford College, Quaker & Special Collections
http://library.haverford.edu/places/special-collections/
Millersville University Archives & Special Collections
http://blogs.millersville.edu/archivesandspecialcollections/
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission/ PA State Archives
http://www.phmc.pa.gov/Archives/Research-Online/Pages/default.aspx



Pennsylvania German Organizations and Repositories

Center for Pennsylvania German Studies - Millersville University
https://www.millersville.edu/forlang/germanstudies.php
German Society of Pennsylvania
http://www.germansociety.org/
Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center - Kutztown University
https://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administrative-offices/pennsylvania-german-cultural-heritage-center.htm
Pennsylvania German Society
http://www.pgs.org/
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission/ Landis Valley Museum
http://www.landisvalleymuseum.org
Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center
http://www.schwenkfelder.com/

NOTE: Please write or call these repositories before you visit to verify hours, resources, and to make more efficient use of your research time.


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updated 06/01/17

 

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