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On-Site Resources

Listed below is a sampling of some of the materials we have available in the library

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Census Records

on microfilm and online

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Published Histories

Published histories of Mercer County, its communities and surrounding counties

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Family Files

compiled files on hundreds of families with roots in Mercer County

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Regimental Histories

Regimental histories for several Pennsylvania units as well as other secondary and primary Civil War materials

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Cemetery Records

listings of all burials in Mercer County, compiled in the 1980s

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Birth, Death, and Marriage

Birth, Death, and Marriage Indexes

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City and County directories

City and County directories

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Municipal and County records

 (Mechanics Liens, Commissioners' Minutes, etc.)

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Newspapers

Mercer County newspapers, 1811-1976

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Manuscript and iconographic collections

Manuscript and iconographic collections of original documents, records and photos.

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Maps & Atlases

Mercer County wall map (1860) and 1873 Mercer County Atlas as well as more modern plat books, aerial photos and Sanborn Insurance Maps 

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Give me one more!

Gotta have everything symmetrical!! 

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