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Pennsylvania History

Major resources for the history of Pennsylvania.

Digital collections

Pennsylvania Archives

Pennsylvania Archives

Contains essential records relating to one of America's earliest colonies, from 1664 to 1780, including military, tax, marriage, and land records, as well as documents from American history covering the Revolutionary War and the Whiskey Rebellion.


Some examples of major microformat collections held at the News and Microforms Library, ground floor, West Pattee, University Park campus.