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The Carlisle Family History Center is located in the Carlisle/Camp Hill Meetinghouse of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
 
'''Location and Map:'''  
 
'''Location and Map:'''  
*'''Address:''' 216 Skyline Dr, Mechanicsburg PA 17055
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'''Phone:''' 1-717-796-6085  
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'''Address:'''
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*216 Skyline Drive, Mechanicsburg PA 17055 
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*Language: English
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'''Phone:'''
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'''1-717-796-6085'''
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'''E-mail:'''
  
'''E-mail:''' <br>
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PA_Carlisle@ldsmail.net
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
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*'''Tuesdays''': 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
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*'''Wednesdays:''' 9:00 am to 3:00 pm ''and'' 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
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&nbsp;&nbsp;    or by appointment
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Call the center for specific holidays
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'''Closed all major holidays'''
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.  
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
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:*Premium genealogy websites are available free to patrons using the '''[[FHC Portal]]''' at the Carlisle Family History Center.   They include: 
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:19th Century British Library Newspapers
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:Access Newspapers Archive
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:American Ancestors
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:American Civil War-Alexander Street Press
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:Ancestry
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:Find My Past
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:Fold 3- Military Records
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:Geneanet- Northern European Records
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:Historic Map Works
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:My Heritage
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:Paper Trail- American Westward Migration Documents
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:ProQuest Obituary Listings
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:Swedish-Arkiv Digital Online
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==== Databases and Software  ====
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=== '''Equipment''' ===
 
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Our center has four computers connected to a printer, two microfilm readers, and one microfilm reader/printer.<br>
:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
 
 
 
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
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Our staff members can assist patrons in researching records found in USA collections, as well as those overseas.  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
  
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Cumberland County Courthouse in Carlisle PA 
  
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The Pennsylvania State Library in Harrisburg PA which has a genealogical section 
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Also nearby are the Dauphin County, Cumberland County, and Perry County Pennsylvania Historical Societies
  
 
=== Links  ===
 
=== Links  ===
  
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https://www.historicalsociety.com/
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http://dauphincountyhistory.org/
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https://perrycountyhistoricalsociety.org/
  
 
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
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Latest revision as of 23:10, 18 February 2017

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


The Carlisle Family History Center is located in the Carlisle/Camp Hill Meetinghouse of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address:

  • 216 Skyline Drive, Mechanicsburg PA 17055
  • Language: English

Phone:

1-717-796-6085

E-mail:

PA_Carlisle@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesdays: 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Wednesdays: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

   or by appointment

Holiday Schedule: Call the center for specific holidays

Closed all major holidays



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Premium genealogy websites are available free to patrons using the FHC Portal at the Carlisle Family History Center. They include:
19th Century British Library Newspapers
Access Newspapers Archive
American Ancestors
American Civil War-Alexander Street Press
Ancestry
Find My Past
Fold 3- Military Records
Geneanet- Northern European Records
Historic Map Works
My Heritage
Paper Trail- American Westward Migration Documents
ProQuest Obituary Listings
Swedish-Arkiv Digital Online

Equipment

Our center has four computers connected to a printer, two microfilm readers, and one microfilm reader/printer.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Our staff members can assist patrons in researching records found in USA collections, as well as those overseas.


Resources in the Local Area

Cumberland County Courthouse in Carlisle PA

The Pennsylvania State Library in Harrisburg PA which has a genealogical section

Also nearby are the Dauphin County, Cumberland County, and Perry County Pennsylvania Historical Societies

Links

https://www.historicalsociety.com/

http://dauphincountyhistory.org/

https://perrycountyhistoricalsociety.org/


Volunteer at the Center