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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)

Lancaster Theological Seminary, Philip Schaff Library

Lancaster County Historical Society

Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society

Pennsylvania Repositories

Dickinson College, Archives and Special Collections

Gettysburg College, Special Collections and College Archives

Haverford College, Special Collections

Millersville University Special Collections and University Archives

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission/ PA State Archives

Pennsylvania German Organizations and Repositories

Center for Pennsylvania German Studies - Millersville University

German Society of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center - Kutztown University

Pennsylvania German Society

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission/ Landis Valley Museum

Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center

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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