Springfield Township Historical Society Archives

Our collection includes numerous photographs of Springfield Township sites, a selection of Colonial-era tax records, research on the history of various residences and institutions, and atlases and maps from the late 19th through the 20th century and more. The collection also contains a number of deeds and documents relating to Springfield Township properties, as well as an extensive holding of information, photographs and artifacts from the Stotesbury estate, Whitemarsh Hall.

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Community History Documentation Project
COVID-19 Community History Project
Philadelphia Area Archives Research Portal (PAARP)

The archives of the Springfield Township Historical Society are housed in two rooms on the first floor of the Black Horse Inn, 1432 Bethlehem Pike, Flourtown, PA 19031.  Entrance is through the right hand door on the south side of the building.

In addition to doing research, visitors may view a small exhibit on local history.

Due to to current circumstances, the Historical Society office will remain closed until it is considered safe for us to reopen. We are working remotely; should you need access to the archives or collections concerns, please contact the Archivist to make an appointment.

For more information, call 215-233-4600 or email us at archives@springfieldhistory.org

The archives are currently closed to the public during the pandemic. We will resume the following times and by appointment as soon as it is safe to do so.

Tuesday 7PM-9PM
Wednesday 1PM-5PM
Saturday 9AM-NOON