New to our Museum Online Collection: The Central-News
The Central News, the pre-cursor to the Perkasie News-Herald, issues from 1881 through May 6, 1943 are digitized. These issues are available to Newspapers.com subscribers. Additionally, the Perkasie Historical Society Museum has an access portal for member and community use on an appointment basis. Please contact the Museum Contact information for an appointment.
The digitization of the Perkasie Central News is made possible thanks to generous donor support.
Perkasie Historical Society Museum Online Collection
The digitization of selected archives including the Perkasie Central News and is made possible thanks to generous donor support and collaboration with historic societies and educational centers of excellence.
|Digital Archive||Description||The Perkasie Historical Society Digital Logo designates items from our collection|
|Perkasie Historical Society Archival Collections Descriptions||This is the Perkasie Historical Society's representation in the Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries (PACSCL)||In Collaboration with The Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) the Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries (PACSCL) finding aid site can be accessed here||Perkasie Soldiers||This is a listing of the various community recognitions for Perkasie's soldiers||The Perkasie Community Listing can be accessed through Perkasie Soldiers|
|Perkasie World War I Tobacco Fund Book||This is a collection of biographies and images of each Perkasie World War I soldier||In Collaboration with Villanova University Falvey Memorial Library this historic record can be accessed here|
|World War I Scrapbook||These are images of a World War I scrapbook as well as images from Paul Sine, a military photographer||In Collaboration with Villanova University Falvey Memorial Library this historic record can be accessed here|
|Pennridge Middle School Grassroots Projects||A Collection of School Projects Specific to Perkasie Borough Local History many of which supported by the Perkasie Historical Society Volnteers||The link is provided by the Pennridge School the site an be accessed here|
|Perkasie Borough||Excerpts from Perkasie Historical Society Volunteer Member James I. Moyer's book sharing excerpts from the local newspapers; The Central News and the NewsHerald||The link is to the Perkasie Borough can be accessed here|
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