Soon after oil began to boom in Titusville, citizens realized the need for a public reading room with educational materials. On March 3, 1877, a group of 28 men met and inv
Do you have albums of old photos that you’d love to have preserved for future generations but don’t have a quick, easy, and cheap way to preserve those photos? The Benson Memorial Library Scanning Station is a library service offered to anyone who wi
You’ve probably got some VHS tapes of family memories lying around, and you’re probably wondering what to do with them. Wonder no more as Benson Memorial Library now offers all library visitors a chance to digitize those tapes at the VHS Digital Conv
Crawford County Census 1790-1910 on microfilm
Census records digitally available on Ancestry.com, free for in-library use
Crawford County Directories (including Meadville) for: 1871-1872, 1874, 1879-1
Please click on any of the links below to access the slides and information from presentations by former Benson Memorial Library Historian Jessica Hilburn.
[The Science of Spit: Tracing Our Roots With DNA](https://www.slideshare.net/BensonMemorial