• LHV’s non-profit partner to support development efforts and to increase public awareness of the mission and goals of Lackawanna Heritage Valley.

Library & Archives

Developed by the Scranton Public Library, the Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives (LVDA) make the history of the Lackawanna Valley and surrounding areas accessible to anyone with a computer and Internet connection. Divided into collections based on time periods or themes, LVDA contains high quality images of artifacts that have been collected from a variety of local organizations and individuals. These images can be viewed with great detail and clarity. The current collections include:

  • "Out of the Wilderness: The Industrialization and Development of the Scranton Area 1850-1865"
  • "History of the Scranton Public Library"
  • "Scranton Christmas Windows"