Thrifty Thursday – Pennsylvania State Archives
The Pennsylvania has a website which contains a large number of digital records.
A portion of this website is dedicated to service records : Archives Records Information Access System (ARIAS) .
- Civil War Veterans Card File
- Mexican Border Campaign Veterans Card File
- World War I Service Medal Application Cards Indexes
- Spanish American War Veterans’ Card File of United States Volunteers Indexes
- Revolutionary War Military Abstract Card File Indexes
- Militia Officers Index Cards, 1775-1800 Indexes
- PA National Guard Veterans’ Card File, 1867-1921. Indexes
There are also quite a number of additional subjects of interest for people with Pennsylvania roots.
- Vital Statistics
- Military Records
- Coal Mining
- Farm Census, 1927
- Slavery and the Underground Railroad
- Audio Recordings