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. Museum Shop Order Form (PDF Format)                              . Call-in-Orders 814-736-9223
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Look for the "NEW" icon for the newest items in the Museum Shop.


The Portage Station Museum Shop carries a wide variety of items available to purchase.  The items make perfect gifts for loved ones and friends, and help the Portage Area Historical Society meet its financial obligations.

You can order items by telephone (814-736-9223), or by mailing an order (PDF order form here) along with a check or money order to the Portage Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 45, Portage, PA 15946.  Better yet, visit the Portage Station Museum Gift Shop in person and look around at what we offer...from sweatshirts, t-shirts, kids railroad engineer hats, etc.

  • Back Again
    Book, Portrait of a Town
    , $49.35 (includes s/h and tax; $40.00+$6.95+$2.40). 
    Copyrighted Portage Area Historical Society 1980. An Award Winning Book on the history, struggles, and successes of Portage, Pennsylvania.

    (Portage Area Historical Society (Portage, Pennsylvania), and Pennsylvania) Portage Centennial Book Committee (Portage. Portrait of a town; Portage, Pennsylvania, 1890-1990. (Portage, Pennsylvania: Portage Centennial Book Committee and Portage Area Historical Society, c1990)


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  • CD, Portrait of a Town, $11.00 (includes s/h and tax).  CD is indexed and searchable.
    (Portage Area Historical Society (Portage, Pennsylvania), and Pennsylvania) Portage Centennial Book Committee (Portage. Portrait of a town; Portage, Pennsylvania, 1890-1990. (Portage, Pennsylvania: Portage Centennial Book Committee and Portage Area Historical Society, c1990).
     

 

  • Video VHS or DVD format, 63 Men Down, $25.15 (includes s/h and tax). 
    Copyrighted Portage Area Historical Society 1993. An Award Winning Video on the 1940 Sonman Mine Explosion.
    (Writers, producers, authors, Copyrighted 1993 Portage Area Historical Society: Barbara Yetsko; Margery Orlowsky; Brent Conrad; Gerald Bolton; Portage Area Historical Society.)

  • Video VHS or DVD format, Glory Days, $25.15 (includes s/h and tax).  
    The story of the Industrial Baseball League of Cambria County. Copyrighted Portage Area Historical Society 1998. Read a note from York College of PA on the DVD.

    (Glory days [videorecording] : the Industrial Baseball League of Cambria County, Pennsylvania. Production coordinator, Gary Yusko ; directed by Rob Ruck ; written by Brent Conrad, Gary Yusko. Copyrighted 1998 Portage Area Historical Society.)

       2017 Collectible
  • Portage Throwing Mill / Silk Mill.  View miniature building
    $20 includes tax and shipping.  Send a check to the Portage Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 45, Portage, PA 15946
Additional Collectibles
  • Abe Anis Building.  View miniature building.
    $18.00 + $3.95 shipping (includes $1.02 tax on in state purchase).  Send a check for $21.95 to the Portage Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 45, Portage, PA 15946.
 
  • Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church  View miniature building
    $16.00 plus $3.95 shipping.  Send a check for $19.95 to the Portage Area Historical Society, 400 Lee Street, P.O. Box 45, Portage, PA 15946. 
     
  • Schoenfeld's Department Store  View miniature building
    $16.00 plus $3.95 shipping.  Send a check for $19.95 to the Portage Area Historical Society, 400 Lee Street, P.O. Box 45, Portage, PA 15946. 
     
  • Sassy Sisters Restaurant.  This collectible honors the restaurant, a favorite gathering place in Portage for families and friends.  The restaurant closed its doors in December 2012.  You can view the miniature building here

    Only $16.00 plus $3.95 shipping.  There is already a buzz about this collectible.  Order it soon.  Send a check for $19.95 to the Portage Area Historical Society, 400 Lee Street, P.O. Box 45, Portage, PA 15946.  Do it soon while supplies last!

 
  • Hotel Waldorf  (c)1906.  This collectible is priceless as a keepsake of Portage.  The Hotel Waldorf burned in 2012 and the plot was excavated.  For the first time in over 100 years, that corner in Portage stands empty.  View the miniature building here.

Commemorating  Historic Structures in Portage as shown below:  $12.00 each +$4.60 for shipping.

 
 
 
   
  Train Pez Dispenser, $6.60
  $2.50 each + $.15 tax + $3.95 for shipping.


Pez is for kids of all ages!  Dispenser plus 2 refills.
Steam Locomotive Book, $13.44  A 'pop up' book.
$8.95 each + $.54 tax + $3.95 shipping.

 
Additional Gift Ideas from the Portage Area Historical Society
  • Membership in the Portage Area Historical Society
    Student Member $2
    Annual Member $8
    Life Member $50
    Life Sponsor $100
    Life Benefactor $250
             Get the Membership Application Here

  • Donation to the Museum
    Donations in someone's name or in someone's honor can be made to the Museum in any amount.  Your gift is Tax Deductible!
             Get the Donation Form Here

  • Donation to the Building Fund
    Donating to the Building Fund in someone's name or in someone's honor gives a gift that increases in intrinsic value.  Your gift is Tax Deductible!
              Use the Donation Form and mark it for the building/improvement fund.

  • Memory Plaque Board
    You can give an ever-lasting gift through the Memory Plaque Board. The size of the engraved plate for the Memory Board is determined by the amount of the contribution.
               Get the Memory Plaque Board Order Form Here
         Donation        Size of Plaque
         $100              by 3 Inches
        $500          1 by 4 Inches
        $1,000        1 by 4 Inches