A Brief History of Blair County
Blair County celebrated its sesquicentennial in 1996. We have looked to our past with the satisfaction that our ancestors have built a true community. Now, we look forward to a future that will carry us into the twenty-first century. We have great opportunities to carry Blair County forward in the upcoming years, building a richer future by preserving the past. Please feel free to read A Brief History of Blair County by Sylva Emerson to gain a comprehensive understanding of how local people, places, events, ideals, and traditions transformed the county into what it is today.
About the Blair County Historical Society
BCHS Promotional video from 2015