The Battle of Gettysburg Research Center was developed in 2008 in order to meet the needs of patrons researching all aspects of the Gettysburg Campaign including combat operations during the campaign, the aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg, Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, and anniversaries of the Battle of Gettysburg. The research center has been used by authors, historians, and Civil War buffs alike.
The Adams County Historical Society offers a very comprehensive collection of primary and secondary source material including books, manuscript collections, artifacts, and research. Use the links to access finding aids and indexes from our library, archival, and photograph collections.
Many of the Society’s photographs are available for reproduction and publishing.Please use the link on the Photos page to access our photograph reproduction quote form.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the rules and regulations for researching at the Society?
Please see our Visit Us page for more information about ACHS research rules and regulations.