Pennsylvania State Archives (9 collections)

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Board of Fish Commission Minutes, 1924-1969

    The Fish and Boat Commission has its origins in fish protection legislation of 1866 that created a Commissioner of Fisheries empowered to force dam builders on more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Board of Pardons Minutes, 1974-1999

    This collection contains meeting minutes of the Office of the Lieutentant Governor's Board of Pardons dealing predominantly with commutation and pardon decisions. Each entry provides the more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Pardon Books, 1874-1934

    Applications made to, and proclamations issued by, the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons. Grouped into applications and proclamations and then arranged chronologically by date of action. more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Postcards

    This collection of approximately 29,000 postcards from the 1880s to the 1970s includes images from across the U.S. and all 67 Pennsylvania counties and highlights cities, more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Posters

    This is a collection of posters of varying size, color and medium pertaining to the U.S. and Pennsylvania from before the start of the Civil War more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Sportsman Advisory Councils Files, 1996-2003

    This collection contains files relative to the Governor's Sportsman Advisory Council and Governor's Youth Sportsmen Advisory Council. These groups were created by the Governor's Office, and more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – State Tax Equalization Board Minutes, 1947-1999

    The State Tax Equalization Board was established by the General Assembly in Act 447 PL 1046, 1947, to compensate for the lack of assessment uniformity statewide more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – Polk Center Glass Plate Negative Collection

    This collection includes historical glass plate negatives documenting daily life of staff and residents of Polk State School in Venango County, Pennsylvania. In the early 20th more

  • Pennsylvania State Archives – World War I Posters

    This collection is of World War I era posters of varying size, color and medium pertaining to the U.S. and Pennsylvania. The posters are manufactured for more