The Historical Society of Pennsylvania publishes the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, a scholarly journal, and Pennsylvania Legacies, a semi-annual public history magazine. Our magazines are available as a benefit of membership and to individual and institutional subscribers. Individual issues are also available.


The history of Pennsylvania is inextricably linked to the history of energy—from the forests and waters of Penn Woods, to the anthracite and bituminous coal fields of the northeast and southwest corners of the state, to the natural gas trapped in...