Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Emporium, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 13, 1864 Nov 14, 1864 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cameron, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cameron County, Pennsylvania 2 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202323600 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4223600 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215041 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213621 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q302313 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 120063 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Reduction Nov 14, 1864
View Expansion Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Reduction Jul 15, 1952
View Expansion Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Reduction Feb 15, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 14, 1864

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View New Township Sergeant Township 1811 Creation yes* Jan 1811
View School District Annexation Shippen Township-Emporium Borough 1873 School District Annexation yes* 1872–1873
View School District Annexation Shippen Township-Emporium Borough 1884 School District Annexation yes* 1884
View School District Annexation Shippen Township-Emporium Borough 1888 School District Annexation yes* 1888
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 203: Annexing lands in Shippen Township, Cameron County, Pennsylvania to the Borough of Emporium Jun 16, 1952 Jun 16, 1952
View Ordinance 273: Annexing lands in Shippen Township, Cameron County, Pennsylvania to the Borough of Emporium Dec 4, 1961 Dec 4, 1961

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
View
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code): "Those three (3) ordinances listed under Appendix A (Annexation of Territory) of the codification of ordinances for The Borough of Emporium, namely: *151, dated 7/2/1945. *203, dated 6/16/1952. *and 273, dated 12/4/1961." Jul 5, 2010

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Emporium Borough 17500450 381 388
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Emporium 5837051 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Emporium 34427735 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Shippen Township-Emporium Borough Proposed 1895 School District Annexation no* 1895
View School District Reversion Emporium Borough-Shippen Township Proposed 1909 School District Reversion unknown 1909