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    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

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Library & Archives

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The library and archives support the interpretive, education, resource management and protection programs at Valley Forge National Historical Park. These published and documentary materials that are available to National Park Service staff, volunteers and the general public relate to:

  • The park's historical significance
  • The establishment and development of the park
  • Park research, development, and resource management activities.
At this time the library and archives are only available by appointment:
Dona M. McDermott, Archivist
Valley Forge National Historical Park
1400 North
Outer Line Drive
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Office: 610-783-1034
Fax: 610-783-1060
Library: 610-296-2593 (only during scheduled appointments)
Email: dona_mcdermott@nps.gov

Did You Know?

3 African American revolutionary war soldiers

Varnum's brigade contained the 1st Rhode Island Regiment, a unit largely made up of African American and Native American soldiers. The unit symbolizes the diversity of the army - a diversity not seen again for many years.