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
http://library.lts.org/library/library.html
Lancaster County Historical Society
http://lancasterhistory.org
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
http://www.lmhs.org



Pennsylvania Repositories


Dickinson College, Archives and Special Collections
http://lis.dickinson.edu/Library/ArchivesandSpecialCollections/index.html
Gettysburg College, Special Collections and College Archives
http://www.gettysburg.edu/special_collections/index.dot
Haverford College, Special Collections
http://www.haverford.edu/library/special/
Millersville University Special Collections and University Archives
http://library.millersville.edu/sc.cfm?Parent=3336
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission/ PA State Archives
http://www.phmc.state.pa.us



Pennsylvania German Organizations and Repositories

Center for Pennsylvania German Studies - Millersville University
http://muweb.millersville.edu/~forlang/pagerman.php
German Society of Pennsylvania
http://www.germansociety.org/
Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center - Kutztown University
http://www.kutztown.edu/news/german_heritage.shtml
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 10/07/10

 

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