Brockway Area Historical Society
To become a member, please print and fill out our form here:
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)
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.