The new Lawruk Visitor Center at Baker Mansion is now stocked full of wonderful merchandise for your favorite history buff. Gifts for young and old alike can be found on the shelves. Below is a small sampling of items available. Shop proceeds help support the society! The Lawruk Visitor Center is also home of the new reception and admissions booth for tours of Baker Mansion. Come by and visit!
Arcadia Publishing illustrated histories of various Blair County topics, including autographed copies
Various books on central and western Pennsylvania heritage by the History Press
Biographies of notable Pennsylvanians who left their mark on the region
A vast array of American Revolution and Civil War books
Original publications by the historical society, including Tim Van Scoyoc's books on Baker Mansion
1776 themed items perfect for the patriotic decor in any home
Locally-made, seasonally-themed arts and crafts
Books on WWI coinciding with our Great War exhibit, plus DVD/Blu-Ray of All Quiet on the Western Front
Numerous booklets on Pennsylvania folklore, ghosts, and legends
Several movies with Blair County and current exhibit connections including Gettysburg, Prohibition, Trumbo, and Unstoppable
DVDs of the Altoona and Logan Valley Electric Railway available through the National Railway Historical Society
Books for younger readers, including works on the Founding Fathers and Abraham Lincoln
Vintage toys, games, Slinkys, toy muskets, Civil War caps, bonnets, and dolls for kids
And much more!
Join the Blair County Historical Society Today!
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Support your Historical Society and the Baker Mansion History Museum
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Blair County Historical Society Physical Site: Baker Mansion 3419 Oak Lane Altoona, PA 16602