Welcome to HistoryForge!

HistoryForge brings together the people who lived in Ithaca in 1910, the buildings in which they lived, and overlays them on a historical map of 1910 Ithaca.

Read more about it on The History Center website.

Historic Building Database

In cooperation with Historic Ithaca, The History Center has stocked HistoryForge with metadata and photographs of hundreds of structures. You can even see who lived there in 1910.

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1910 Census Database

The History Center has embarked on a mission to enter the 1910 census records for Ithaca into a searchable database, and incorporate this data into its programs and presentations.

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Virtual Map Library

HistoryForge is growing into The History Center's Virtual Map Library. You can explore the maps both as original images and overlaid on the Google Map.