CLEARFIELD COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
SPECIAL EVENT DATES FOR 2023....
Save These Dates!
Monday, May 15th - Logs to Lumber, Curwensvillie School.
Monday, July 31st - Clearfield County Fair Parade.
Tuesday, August 1st - Derby Hat Day at the County Fair.
Week long - Sponsoring "Farm Basket"competition at the County Fair.
Saturday, Sept. 30th - Way's Fruit Farm History Day, Port Matilda.
Sunday, October 8th - Bloody Knox Fall Festival.
Thursday, October 19th - 66th Annual CCHS Dinner.
Sunday, Oct. 29th - Last day museum is open for the 2023 season.
Our Kerr House Museum
The Genealogy Research Center
Sunday & Thursday, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
come visit - FREE ADMISSION
1. Closed, Sunday, May 28th, to celebrate Memorial Day weekend.
2. Closed, Sunday, September 3rd, to celebreate Labor Day weekend.
3. Closed, Sunday, October 8th, for our Bloody Knox - Fall Festival.
4. Closed, Thursday, October, 19th, in preperation for Our Annual Dinner.
...Open, Sunday, October 29th, last day open for our 2023 season.
You can always enjoy a photo tour !
click on photos for enlargements and descriptions.
...for interesting sights & sounds regarding
Clearfield County, click these choices....
1. Clearfield County Historic Post Cards
2. Virtual Tours thru Photo Parade
3. County Book Publications, for sale
4. Woman's Suffrage - 100 years ago
5. Local Artist Works, for sale
'Toggle' for full screen view, or click any photo for slide show of interesting historical aspects and relics of Clearfield County, available through our Museums, Book Store, and Genealogy Research Center !
We invite you to explore the origins and diversity of Clearfield County, Pennsylvania and its people.
Here you can conduct research, browse our wealth of exhibits and publications, and join us in preserving and understanding our heritage as a diverse and dynamic people throughout the years.
This growing Society, a completely volunteer organization, is dedicated to the preservation of the history and memories of Clearfield County.
Our mission is maintaining and preserving records, elements, data and artifacts regarding Clearfield County's creation, origination, development and the memory of individuals responsible for its proliferation.
You can become involved as a Society Member, a volunteer, a promoter, a researcher, a financial and /or volunteer supporter in keeping the history and lore of Clearfield County alive.
Hopefully, this web presentation will stir your interest to visit our museums, research your ancestors or simply provide information you find significant and interesting!
We can be reached in person, by phone, mail, or our convenient
Contact Form below. ….whichever method you choose.
Click the tags on this map for our Museum locations ...
you can also 'click' to do a 'KERR HOUSE' DRIVE BY !
and a 'Bloody Knox' Cabin DRIVE BY !
The Clearfield County Historical Society is established for the expressed purpose of preserving the history, memories, artifacts and genealogy of Clearfield County and it's residents.
A non-profit, volunteer society, whose members and leaders are dedicated to maintaining the facts, culture and records of county ancestors who provided the fundamental, economic and detailed structure effecting our presence within Pennsylvania.
This web site and contents are intended to bring you closer to this significant history, giving you opportunities to participate in and with the Society and its future. It is a 'work in progress' as developments occur, resources are discovered and events become scheduled.
You are invited to be involved in the many facets and efforts necessary to carry out the missions of this Society and the memberships goals!
As you browse the pages of this informational web site, imagine yourself, your ideas, your talents assisting the dedicated volunteers to enjoy our illustrious past.
There are plenty of links, phone numbers, addresses for you to use in making contact to express your particular interests in this regard, don't hesitate.......
Come as fast as you can to become an involved MEMBER!
Sincerely, the Board, Officers and all Members of this Society group.
Click our....FaceBook page, or.... FaceBook Photos
You can download & print this Clearfield County 'WORD SEARCH' puzzle....
The Kerr House Museum and Genealogy Research Center are open for visitors
Sunday & Thursday
1:30 to 4:30 PM
Write us at...Clearfield County Historical Society
511 Van Valzah Ave.
Clearfield, PA 16830
Phone: 814-768-7318 for a brief recording...
1. 'KERR HOUSE' MUSEUM
104 E. Pine St,
Clearfield, Pa 16830
(Corner Front & E Locust Sts.)
2. 'WILLIAM B. ALEXANDER V' GENELOGICAL RESEARCH CENTER:
511 Van Valzah Ave.
Clearfield, PA 16830
3. 'BLOODY KNOX' Cabin Museum:
6246 Curwensville - Tyrone Hwy.
Olanta, PA 16863
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