Pennsylvania Highlands Community College (6 collections)

  • Cambria City Church Project

    In the Johnstown neighborhood of Cambria City are located five historical, ethnic churches. In 2009, the Altoona/Johnstown Diocese closed four of the churches and renamed the more

  • Cambria County Immigration Declarations

    This collection includes scans of immigration declarations registered in Cambria County from 1835-1991. Information includes name, place of departure, country of origin, and age.

  • Cambria Memory Project

    This collection features items collected from the public that focus on the immigrant and ethnic heritage of Cambria County.

  • Cresson Sanatorium

    In 1900, there were 34 sanatoriums in the United States. By 1925 there were 536. The Cresson Sanatorium was one of the earlier sanatoriums and provides more

  • Pennsylvania Highlands Community College – Cambria Civil War 150

    As part of the 150th commemoration of the Civil War, the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College has digitized a diary and personal letters associated with Cambria County more

  • The Johnstown Flood of 1889

    On May 31, 1889, the breaking of the South Fork Dam caused the single greatest natural disaster in the history of the United States: the Great more