African American Heritage

The African American Heritage Collection contains images and links from the African American Heritage Society and items retained in the archive at Penn Highlands Community County.

The items in this collection represent the community in the Johnstown region.



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Map of Events

Records of Mother Bethel
AME Church 1760-1972 

(The library has these records on microfilm)

We’ll Make the Journey

The History of African Americans in Cambria County: Part I 1800-1845

Dr. Clea Hollis Oral History Interview

William Rozier Oral History Interview

Dorothy Wyatt Peters Oral History Interview

Claudia Jones Oral History Interview