BRADFORD LANDMARK SOCIETY
Preserving the History of the Tuna Valley and Bradford, McKean County, PA
WESTERN NEW YORK FIDDLE KIDS
Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 at University of Pittsburgh's Bromeley Theater
This remarkably talented group of young people entertained the crowds at last year's Crook Farm Fair. They're ready to bring that same talent, energy, and enjoyment to you during this special concert. It's something you don't want to miss!
Additional information on Coming Events Page
And - - there are more events scheduled throughout the summer and into the fall. There's something for everyone!
- Go Back To School For Just One Day on September 6th
- Genealogy Workshop on October 4th
CREATIVE WOMEN'S WORKSHOP
Saturday, July 26th, 2014, 9AM to 3PM
We look forward to hosting the 30+ ladies signed up for the workshop on the 26th. You're going to have a great time!
- Photo at right is Miss Grace Emery, daughter of Senator Lewis Emery
IN HONOR OF OUR VETERANS
We humbly thank you each and every day for the freedoms we enjoy because of your sacrifices.
Dick and Linda Brocious have spent many hours transforming the numerous flower beds into masterpieces. Absolutely gorgeous!
- Photo courtesy of Yvonne Cattoni
Welcome to the Bradford Landmark Society
Our door is always open. Won't you come in, relax, and spend some time with us? We love company.
Your visit can begin with a Time Capsule - there are over 30 covering a wide range of subjects. Military aficianados will want to check out the Civil War Database. Just who came to Bradford first? Our First Families of the Tuna Valley will have the answers. The 1935-1995 Obituary Index serves as an aid to those of you tracing the branches of your family tree.
PA Birth and Death Records Indices
- Births records that are 105 years old and older (currently only the 1906 births)
- Death records 50 years and older - covering 1906 through 1961
History of the 1864 Arch Culvert - Big Shanty, Lafayette Township, McKean County, PA
Histories of the Crook Farm and The Herbig Bakery answer many questions we've been asked about who we are and what we do. While you're here, please check out The Inkwell-Society Newsletter. This quarterly publication covers a wide variety of subjects and is sure to stir up some old memories.
In addition to the First Families of the Tuna Valley and the Obituary Index, the Research & Reference Information section lists the collections, volumes and related sites we have available to assist you in your historical and genealogical searches.
Historical Photos & Postcards represents only a portion of our photo collection.
Enjoy dancing like it used to be or just kicking back and listening to some old time music? You've come to the right place.
We sincerely hope you enjoy your visit. Please stay as long as you want and come back often.
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Thank you for your support.
Bradford Landmark Society Headquarters, 45 East Corydon St., Bradford, PA 16701
Telephone: (814) 362-3906
Open: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 11 am - 2 pm, or by appointment