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The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society chronicles the history of our region from American Indian occupation through 20th century industry and life.

Art Collections

An Introduction to the Taber Museum’s Fine and Decorative Arts Gallery

The Art Gallery exhibition integrates the Taber Museum’s general collection and the John Sloan Art Collection, donated to the Taber Museum by Helen Farr Sloan in 1976. The exhibit showcases artworks dating from the late 18th century into the 20th century, including portraiture, landscapes, still lifes, prints, and folk art. Artists featured include John Sloan and his contemporaries, 19th century still life painter Severin Roesen, Lycoming County natives John Wesley Little and Frances Tipton Hunter, 19th century fraktur painter Henry Young, and early American limner Jacob Maentel.