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601 School Street
Coraopolis, PA, 15108
United States

Welcome to Coraopolis History Archive!  On this site, the history of Cory, PA comes alive through the images and stories of those who have called Coraopolis home throughout the years.  Come browse through historic postcards or read about the history of the businesses and industrialists that put Coraopolis on the map.  Also featured is Maiden City Blog, which explains the story of the borough through engaging posts. Looking for volunteer opportunities to make our community better? Coraopolis History Archive has that as well!  Check us out and tell a friend!

 

History Research Archive for the Borough of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, near Moon Township, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, including Coraopolis Cemeteries, Coraopolis Maps, Coraopolis Industries, and Coraopolis Photographs.

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Resources

Want to learn more about Coraopolis, Pennsylvania?  Coraopolis History Archive's Resources page will get you there!  We provide links to local historical societies, libraries, veteran's associations, and much more!  Together, we work together to create the story that is Western Pennsylvania.

 

History Research Archive for the Borough of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, near Moon Township, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, including historical resources, records archives, links to libraries and genealogical societies in Pennsylvania.

RESOURCES

Looking to uncover more about the history of the Coraopolis area?  Here are some good places to start!                                                     (Click on descriptions below to navigate to resources.)

Alumni Groups

Genealogical Societies

Neighboring Historical Societies

Libraries

Published Works

  • Maurey, Edward B., "Where the West Began: A Story of Coraopolis and The Ohio Valley," Coraopolis: Press of Record Publishing Company, 1930.

  • Coraopolis Historical Society, Inc., Pub., "The Centennial History of the Borough of Coraopolis, PA," Marceline, MO: Walsworth Press, Inc., 1986, LC #86-50591.

  • DeMay, John A., "The Settlers' Forts of Western Pennsylvania," Apollo, PA: Closson Press, May 1997, ISBN #0-9660243-0-3, LCCN #97-91858.

  • Jockers, Robert A., DDS, "Forgotten Past," Xlibris Corporation, June 2006, ISBN #1413478921

  • Sewickley Valley Historical Society, "Postcard History Series: Sewickley," Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2006, ISBN #0-7385-4555-7, LCCN #2006924303.

  • Tatone, Gia, "Images of America: Coraopolis," Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2007, ISBN #978-0-73855483-9, LCCN #2007926415.

  • Tatone, Gia and Dan Holland with Neville Green, "Images of America: Neville Island," Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2008, ISBN #978-0-7385-6344-2, LCCN #2008927791.

Railroads and Roads

Veteran Resources

Additionally, these people do a great job preserving stories and contributing to the discussion.  If you have some time, check out these sites!