15542 Historical Society

Find 15542 historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.


Meyersdale Area Historical Society 527 Main Street Meyersdale PA 15552 4.9 miles from 15542 814-634-8654


Rockwood Area Historical Society 531 Main Street Rockwood PA 15557 5.2 miles from 15542 814-926-1500

Berlin Pennsylvania Historical Society 400 Vine Street Berlin PA 15530 6.8 miles from 15542 814-267-5987

Hooversville Historical Society 1264 Stoystown Road Friedens PA 15541 11.1 miles from 15542 814-445-8264

Allegany County Historical Society 632 Washington Street Cumberland MD 21502 21.9 miles from 15542 301-777-7782

Allegany County Maryland Historical Society 218 Washington Street Cumberland MD 21502 22.3 miles from 15542 301-777-8678

Chestnut Ridge Historical Society 1698 Pennsylvania 711 Stahlstown PA 15687 23.6 miles from 15542 724-593-3102

Ligonier Valley Historical Society 1392 U.s. 30 Laughlintown PA 15655 24.2 miles from 15542 724-238-6818

Conemaugh Historical Society 104 North Main Street Davidsville PA 15928 25.3 miles from 15542 814-479-2067

Connellsville Area Historical Society 299 South Pittsburgh Street Connellsville PA 15425 29.0 miles from 15542 724-628-5640

Dunbar Historical Society 42 Bridge Street Dunbar PA 15431 29.7 miles from 15542 724-277-8800

Bedford County Historical Society 6441 Lincoln Highway Bedford PA 15522 30.2 miles from 15542 814-623-2011

Mount Pleasant Area Historical Society 537 West Main Street Mount Pleasant PA 15666 31.3 miles from 15542 724-547-9115

Scottdale Historical Society 527 North Chestnut Street Scottdale PA 15683 31.6 miles from 15542 724-887-4087

Bedford Pioneer Historical Society 242 East John Street Bedford PA 15522 31.8 miles from 15542 814-623-2011

Westmoreland County Pennsylvania Historical Society 362 Sand Hill Road Greensburg PA 15601 34.2 miles from 15542 724-532-1935

Latrobe Historical Society 1501 Ligonier Street Latrobe PA 15650 34.3 miles from 15542 724-539-8889

Derry Area Historical Society 357 Pittsburgh Street New Derry PA 15671 35.3 miles from 15542 724-694-8808

Garrett County Historical Society 107 South 2nd Street Oakland MD 21550 36.9 miles from 15542 301-334-3226

New Stanton Historical Society 440 North Center Avenue New Stanton PA 15672 37.3 miles from 15542

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.