Member Benefits

Brockway Area Historical Society

To become a member, please print and fill out our form here:
Membership Application


Research Library and Archives:

Our knowledgeable staff and volunteers are available to assist both members and non-members visiting the center for research.  Available in our files are:

Surname, topical and ephemera files (Ephemera is any transitory written or printed matter not meant to be retained or preserved.  Some collectible ephemera are advertising trade cards, airsickness bags, bookmarks, catalogues, greeting cards, letters, pamphlets, postcards, posters, defunct stock certificates or tickets, and zines)

Family genealogies

Manuscripts include: Bibles, diaries, scrapbooks, autographs, account books, personal and family papers, maps, surveys, and architectural drawings.

Record Groups (Includes civic, fraternal and professional groups, church and cemetery records, business and industry, and schools)

Newspaper microfilms including all available of the Brockway Record

Directories and indexes

Genealogical reference volumes

Jefferson County Census microfilms 

U.S. Census search from 1790-1940

Obits- Local newspaper obituaries

Local histories, some church records, tombstone indexes, marriage indexes and other various records

Brockway Glass records, memorabilia, awards, bottles, etc. 

Ancestry.com - Museum computers only.

Wi-Fi - Feel free to bring in your I-Pad, Tablet, Laptop, etc. to use during your research.


Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 1-5. Groups by appointment. Call ahead or email for holiday and extended hours.
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