Research Library
Boyertown Area Historical Society
Library Hours:
Tuesday 4:00-8:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
No charge for Members and Students
$5.00 fee for non members.
A fee is charged for photocopies.
Microfilm reader/printers are available.
Make a donation to support and expand library resources.                
  • Local Histories
  • Church Records
  • Cemetery Records
  • Published Genealogies
  • Pennsylvania German Culture
  • Preservation Information
  • Works by Local Authors
  • All Available Census Records
  • The Boyertown Demokrat/Times
    on Microfilm
  • Documents and Records from
    Local Schools, Businesses and
  • Vintage Local Maps
  • Vintage
  • Resources are expanded annually
Library Holdings include:
World War II
Collection of Interviews with
Local Veterans
and/or Documentation
of their
War Experiences.
Research Policy
Society members and non-members alike are encouraged and welcome to
come in to conduct research.  Please know that:
  • Non-members are asked to pay a $5.00 daily fee to use the library.
  • Members may have free access and research privileges according to
    their membership status.
  • A library staff person is available to assist in your research.
  • Scanners, cameras, and cell phones are not allowed for use to copy
  • A copier and scanner are available for use at .25 per page or image.
  • Anyone requesting research to be done by library staff are requested to
    fill out a research request form or send their request by e-mail listing
    specific items to be researched.

Fees are as follows: $25.00 for the first hour and $10.00 for each subsequent
hour plus the cost of any copies or digitally reproduced images.
Telephone and email requests are also accepted.
There is no charge for answering basic, general questions relating to the
history of Boyertown and the immediate area.  However, there
will be a
to locate information requiring detailed research, copying, and/or
mailing of results.
Contact the Historical Society for fees and costs associated with such requests.
Copyright: 2018  Boyertown Area Historical Society
Captain Earl R. Fryer,
the Lost Ace of Boyertown
Volunteers Wanted!
There are a wide variety of areas
needing volunteers from creating
displays to assisting
Please consider volunteering at
the Historical Society.