Blair County Historical Society – Baker Mansion History Museum


The Blair County Historical Society (BCHS) was chartered on July 23, 1906, as a nonprofit association open to all persons interested in preserving the history of Blair County, Pennsylvania. Since its inception, the society has taken an active role in preserving and interpreting the region’s heritage through marking historical sites, publishing books and pamphlets, and collecting and preserving artifacts relevant to the heritage of the area’s people.

The Historical Society retains the right to reprint articles in any format or media, and retains the right to grant that permission to others.