McKeesport Regional History & Heritage Center
1832 Arboretum Drive
McKeesport, PA 15132
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- History /Development of McKeesport Area
- McKeesport Daily News from 1884
- Multi-image slide presentation
Hours of OperationTUESDAY, WEDNESDAY., THURSDAY,
9 AM - 5 PM
SAT. 9 AM - 3 PM
SUNDAYS by appointment
About UsThe McKeesport Heritage Center preserves and furthers the knowledge and understanding of the history and development of the McKeesport area. The Center is collecting historic papers, artifacts, photographs and pertinent memorabilia from the area; in addition, is serving as an information source for genealogical research and record keeping.
All copies of the McKeesport Daily News, from 1884 to present, are microfilmed and available. Also on microfilm are the records of the McKeesport and Versailles Cemetery, the Richland Cemetery, Fairfview Cemetery, and partial records from the B'Nai Israel and Gemilas Chesed Cemeteries. Also on microfilm are the Allegheny County Census from 1790 to 1920. Members are welcome to do their own searches. Search fees done by the center are $15.00 per hour for non-members, $10.00 per hour for members, plus applicable postage and copies at 25 cents each.
Membership is only $25.00 FIRST YEAR and $20.00 YEARLY additional years. Membership is renewable 1 year after your joining!