The society’s photograph collection contains thousands of local images greatly ranging in topics from the Battle of Gettysburg to local families, houses, businesses, and more. There are many early photographs of 19th century houses, bridges, and barns, as well as contemporary images of many boroughs and townships in the county.

A small portion of the Society's photograph collection is now available online. Click here to access and search the photograph database. 

Many of the Society’s photographs are available for reproduction and publication. However, because of size, condition, or copyright, not all photographs can be reproduced. If you would like to request reproductions of any photographs from the Society’s collection, click here to fill out the request a price quote form. Email your completed form to