Saturday, June 4, stop by the Centre Furnace Mansion any time between 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The Centre County Historical Society is a membership and volunteer-based organization that provides the ... [More]
State College, PA –Aaronsburg to Zion tells a history of Centre County through the lens of Joan Hawbaker Brower’s “amazing postcard collection” and historical research and text by Cathy ... [More]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE: May 2, 2022CONTACT: Mary SorensenEMAIL: msorensen@centrefurnace.orgPH: (814) 234-4779 CCHS ANNOUNCES THE PUBLICATION OF: Central Pennsylvania Stories by Ralph Seeley State ... [More]
State College, PA – The Centre County Historical Society is pleased to invite the public to its 27th Annual Plant Celebration sale on Saturday, Saturday, May 14, from 9:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. at ... [More]
Archaeological excavations conducted in 2009 and 2010 by Heberling Associates, Inc., unearthed the foundations of the Valentine iron ore washing plant, which operated from 1887-1898. Also found were ... [More]
The Centre County Historical Society is pleased to announce that it has received a PA Museums Institutional Award of Merit in their Special Achievement Awards program for the Centre County ... [More]
State College, PA – The Centre County Historical Society is pleased to announce that the State College Area High School Alumni Association (SCAHSAA) has donated the legendary “Old Iron Kettle.” ... [More]
Those Who Came Before – The Archaeology of Centre County’s Native Americans, explored the rich history of the people who lived in Central Pennsylvania for thousands of years before Euro ... [More]
Documenting the Role of Women in Local History - The Her Stories project began in 2000 when the State College Branch of AAUW provided funding for research to learn more about the role of women in ... [More]
DATE: November 29, 2021 The Board of Governors of the Centre County Historical Society has recently elected Roger L. Williams of State College as president and Robert B. Hazelton of Port Matilda as ... [More]