Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Scalp Level, Borough of (Cambria) municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 6, 1899 Nov 16, 1898 1



Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 52 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202168104 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4268104 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215033 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1187058 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182963 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 111443 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Richland, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Nov 16, 1898
View Expansion Richland, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Nov 8, 1950

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 16, 1898

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Dissolution Windber Area School District 1959 Creation yes+ 1958–1959

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 74: Annexing to the Borough of Scalp Level, a portion of Richland Township, a township of the second class, adjacent to and north of said Borough and hereinafter described Aug 31, 1950 Aug 31, 1950

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Feb 5, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Scalp Level Borough 17500450 321 322