The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth

Four Oil City venues were used as sites for the traveling circuses. They were the old horse racing track (Bouquin Circle), the PNA ballfields on the North Side, the Keystone…

Clark’s Summit

Clark’s Summit

…of money, though, when the venture collapsed. When the Clark’s Summit land development effort collapsed, Porteous again lost money but he shouldered the burden. He assumed most of the debt…

Digital Resources

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Peaches & Parking Meters

Peaches & Parking Meters

Oil City’s unique history can come out in bits and pieces. The community can claim one-of-a-kinds, distinguished public servants, music accolades and a wide assortment of the ‘Did You Know?’…

Hidden Heritage

2021. The 150th Read More Grand Spectacles December 3, 2021 Judy Etzel Oil City attracted a wide variety of big name athletes, national politicians, actors and actresses, Read More Taking…

Save Our Summer

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FAQ

…public computer? Having a library card is not required to use a public computer. If you do not have a library card, you can obtain a Guest Pass for temporary…

Parochial Schools

Parochial Schools

…to his late parents, John and Elizabeth McSweeney. McSweeney was also Interested in sports of all kinds and he contributed a large sum of money for the completion of the…

One of a Kind

One of a Kind

Thrills and skills combined frequently in the prosperous Oil City and surrounding area as daredevils, stuntmen, tricksters and others made headlines for doing something unusual. Tree-sitting? We had that in…

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…ago Oil City’s unique history can come out in bits and pieces. The community can claim one-of-a-kinds, distinguished public servants, music accolades and a wide assortment of the ‘Did You…