York County Archive in York Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for York County Archive, a Archives, at Pleasant Acres Road, York PA.

York County Archive
150 Pleasant Acres Road, York, Pennsylvania, 17402
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the York County Archive

The York County Archive, located in York, PA, is a collection of valuable documents that includes records on organizations, governments, and businesses in the York County area. Archival records include reports, manuscripts, minutes, correspondence, and other documents related to past events. These records help people research and analyze past events, including preserving Pennsylvania history and establishing historical information. Many archival records are available to the public.

You may contact the Archives for questions about:
  • York public records
  • Genealogy records in York County, PA
  • Historical documents, directories, and photographs
  • Pennsylvania historical records
  • York County military records
York Public Records

The Archive maintains multiple public records related to York, including records pertaining to York County and York government. Archival records also include photographs of prominent places, York County military records, and collections from local schools, labor unions, civic organizations, and businesses. Additional records such as maps, photographs, and directories make the Archive a central location for public records in York.

Genealogical Records for York County, PA

In its public record collection, the York County Archive includes genealogical records useful for genealogists and scholars. These records include death and marriage certificates, probate wills, census documents, property deeds and transfers, and other records related to the York County area. Genealogists can use these Archive records to trace the history of a family in the York County area.

Pennsylvania Archival Records

In addition to the Archive in York, Pennsylvania state maintains archival records related to the Pennsylvania government, including records collected from York County local governments. The State Archive includes documents related to political history, past administrations of the PA government, and permanent state government records. The Pennsylvania State Archive also preserves materials that document the state's history.

National Archives

At the federal level, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) maintains documents and materials related to the U.S. government, including York County public records. These materials, located at NARA facilities in seventeen states, preserve important government documents, including military records and census records. NARA also offers educational programs and workshops open to the public that provide training on using archived records. In addition, NARA manages the Federal Records Centers, the National Personnel Records Centers, presidential libraries, and the Federal Register.

Contact the York County Archive

You may contact the York County Archive by calling 717-840-7222, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: York County Archive, 150 Pleasant Acres Road, York, Pennsylvania, 17402.

Map of York County Archive in York Pennsylvania

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