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The national portrait gallery of distinguished Americans

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Date of Publication
1834-1839.
Call Number
923.2 L851 Oversize
Responsibility
conducted by James B. Longacre ... and James Herring ... under the superintendence of the American Academy of the Fine Arts.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Henry Perkins,
Date of Publication
1834-1839.
Physical Description
4 v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Notes
Each volume has added engraved t.p. with dates: v.1: 1834; v. 2: 1835. An engraved portrait by any of a number of artists precedes each biographical essay.
Original issue has imprint: New York, M. Bancroft, 1834-1839.
Library has v. 3 only.
Contents
v. 1: George Washington, 1st President U.S. -- Martha Washington -- Charles Carroll of Carrollton -- Major-General Nathanael Greene -- Major-General Anthony Wayne -- Major-General William Moultrie -- Major General Israel Putnam -- Colonel Timothy Pickering -- Governor Isaac Shelby -- Governor Aaron Ogden -- John Marshall, LL.D., Chief Justice U.S. -- Edward Shippen, LL.D., Chief Justice of Pennsylvania -- Brigadier-General Jonathan Williams -- Daniel D. Tompkins, Vice President U.S. -- Hon. Henry Clay, U.S. Senate -- Major-General Andrew Jackson, President U.S. -- Hon. Daniel Webster, U.S. Senate -- Hon. William Wirt -- Hon Lewis Cass, Secretary of War -- Commodore Thomas Macdonough, U.S. Navy -- Major-General Alexander Macomb -- Hon. Joel R. Poinsett, LL.D. -- Hon. Josiah S. Johnston, U.S. Senate -- Hon. Edward Livingston -- Hon. Louis M'Lane, Secretary of State -- Right Rev. William White, D.D., Bishop of Pennsylvania -- Rev. Timothy Dwight. S.T.D. LL.D. -- Hon. Joel Barlow -- Colonel John Trumbull -- Gilbert Charles Stuart, Esq. -- Samuel Latham Mitchell, M.D., LL.D. -- Theodoric Romeyn Beck, M.D. Washington Irving, Esq. -- Catharine M. Sedgwick -- James Fenimore Cooper, Esq.
v. 2: Benjamin Franklin, LL.D., F.R.S. -- Thomas Jefferson, 3d President U.S. -- John Hancock, President of Congress -- John Jay, President of Congress, Chief Justice U.S. -- Patrick Henry -- Major-General Joseph Warren -- Major-General Henry Knox -- Major-General Benjamin Lincoln -- Major-General David Wooster -- Major-General Philip Schuyler -- Hon. Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury -- Governor John E. Howard -- Brigadier-General Otho H. Williams -- Governor John Brooks -- Colonel Francis Barber -- John Barry, U.S. Navy -- Daniel Boon[!] -- David Rittenhouse, LL.D., F.R.S. -- David Humphreys, LL.D. -- Edward Preble, U.S. Navy -- Oliver H. Perry, U.S. Navy -- Major-General Jacob Brown -- Governor Dewitt Clinton -- Hon. James A. Bayard -- Hon. John C. Calhoun, Vice President U.S. -- Governor Robert Y. Hayne -- Hon. William Gaston -- Hon. Levi Woodbury, Secretary of the Treasury -- Mrs. Marcia Van Ness -- Noah Webster, LL.D. -- Caspar Wistar, M.D. -- David Hosack, M.D., F.R.S. -- James Kent, LL.D. -- Charles Ewing, LL.D., Chief Justice of New Jersy -- Governor George Wolf.
v. 3: James Madison, 4th President U.S. -- Mrs. Madison -- James Monroe, 5th President U.S. -- John Dickinson -- Francis Hopkinson -- Elias Boudinot -- Benjamin Rush, M.D. -- David Ramsay, M.D. -- Major-General Arthur St. Clair -- Major-General Lachlan M'Intosh -- Major-General Daniel Morgan -- Brigadier-General Francis Marion -- Brigadier-General Andrew Pickens -- Brigadier-General Henry Lee -- Brigadier-General William Augustine Washington -- Major-General Morgan Lewis -- Benjamin Tallmadge -- Governor James Jackson -- Governor William Richardson Davie -- Paul Jones, U.S. Navy -- Richard Dale, U.S. Navy -- William Bainbridge, U.S. Navy -- Stephen Decatur, U.S. Navy -- Fisher Ames -- Rufus King -- Stephen Van Rensselaer -- William Pinkney -- Lindley Murray -- Charles Brockden Brown -- Robert Fulton -- Joseph Story, LL.D. -- Major-General William Henry Harrison -- Martin Van Buren, Vice President U.S. -- Mahlon Dickerson, Secretary of the Navy -- Felix Grundy, U.S. Senate.
Subjects
Franklin, Benjamin, - 1706-1790.
United States - Biography.
Additional Author
Herring, James,
Longacre, James Barton,
Additional Corporate Author
American Academy of the Fine Arts.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
923.2 L851 Oversize
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Pastoral records 1808-1835

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1426
Author
Shaffner, Henry B.
Date of Publication
1808-1835.
Call Number
285.8 S525
Author
Shaffner, Henry B.
Date of Publication
1808-1835.
Physical Description
3 vol.; 28 x40 cm.
Notes
Photocopy of manuscripts at Maytown Reformed Church; each page of photocopy contains two pages of manuscript.
Contents
v. 1. Baptisms (Marietta) 1808-1833 (Rineer page 302 #2); Baptisms (Elizabethtown) 1809-1839 (Riner page 165 #1); Baptisms (Manheim) 1810-1837 (Rineer page 260 #2);, Baptisms (Rapho) 1810-1833, Marriages 1808-1837, Burials 1807-1837 (Rineer page 366 #1); v. 2. Baptisms, Baptisms (Elizabethtown); Baptisms (Columbia), (Rineer page 67 #3); Baptisms (Manheim), Marriages 1830-1847, Burials; v. 3. Record of Preaching.
Subjects
Registers of births, etc. - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Church records and registers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Church Record
Call Number
285.8 S525
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History of York and Lancaster Counties [Two histories bound into one volume]

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Date of Publication
1834/1844
Call Number
974.815 LACO C323
Alternate Title
History of York County, from its erection to the present time/
History of Lancaster County, to which is prefixed a brief sketch of the early history of Pennsylvania. Compiled from authentic sources/
Place of Publication
York, Pa./Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
A. J. Glossbrenner/Gilbert Hills
Date of Publication
1834/1844
Physical Description
21 cm.
Notes
Reprint. Bound with I. Daniel Rupp's History of Lancaster County, 1844. Spine title: History of York and Lancaster Counties, Pa.
Subjects
York County (Pa.)
Lancaster County (Pa.)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.815 LACO C323
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Doct. Johann Habermann's Christliches Gebet-Buchlein : enthaltend Morgen- und Abendsegen auf alle Tage in der Woche. Nebst andern schoenen Gebeten. Wie auch Doct. Neumans Kern aller Gebete, und schonen Morgen-, Abend- und andern Liedern, nebst angehaengtem geistlichen Stundenwecker

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1915
Author
Habermann, Johann,
Date of Publication
1838.
Call Number
090 L244b 1838
Author
Habermann, Johann,
Place of Publication
Lancaster
Publisher
Gedruckt bey J. Bar,
Date of Publication
1838.
Physical Description
128 p. : incl. front. ; 13 cm.
Notes
First published in 1567 under title: Christliche Gebete fur allerlei Noth und Stande der ganzen Christenheit.
Subjects
Lutheran Church
Additional Author
Neumann, Caspar,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
090 L244b 1838
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Parish register of Christ Church, Leacock, Pa

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo4675
Date of Publication
1828-1879.
Call Number
283 C554Le
Place of Publication
[Leacock, Pa.]
Publisher
Christ Church,
Date of Publication
1828-1879.
Physical Description
2, 279 l. (some blank); 23 x 35 cm.
Notes
Photocopy.
"Original records are located at St. James' Church, Lancaster, Pa."
Rineer's "Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County" page 246 #2.
Contents
Baptisms (Dec. 23, 1828 - June 2, 1879), pages 30-69 - Confirmations (June 12,1833 - April 9, 1873, pages 127-132 - Communicants (Dec. 25, 1828 - Alpril 17, 1878, pages 170-185 - Marriages (March 26, 1829 - June 21 1866, pages 194-197 - Marriages (June 10, 1873 - June 10, 1879), pages 198-199 - Burials (April 23, 1837 - April 20, 1872), pages 243-247 - Burials (April 26, 1873 -April 18, 1879), pages 248-249.
Subjects
Christ Episcopal Church (Leacock, Lancaster County, Pa.)
Chuch records and registers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Registers of births, etc. - Pennsylvania - Leacock (Township)
Episcopal Church - Pennsylvania - Lancaster Couinty.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Church Record
Call Number
283 C554Le
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #594
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0009
People
Brillhard, Elizabeth
Brillhard, Joseph
Cramer, Henry
Eberly, Ann
Eberly, David
Hafala, Julian
Hood, Elizabeth
Hood, John
Mcgranigan, John
Neff, Barbara
Neff, Mariah
Rohrer, David H.
Sollars, Abraham
Sollars, Frederick
Stinehiser, Elizabeth
Stinehiser, Jonas
Toland, William
Weaver, Benjamin
Weaver, Hannah
Witmer, Ann
Young, Margaret
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Strasburg Twp.
Poor children
Teachers
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Strasburg Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #594
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1994/07/07.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Strasburg Union School.
Brillhard, Elizabeth.
Brillhard, Joseph.
Cramer, Henry.
Eberly, Ann.
Eberly, David.
Hafala, Julian.
Hood, Elizabeth.
Hood, John.
Mcgranigan, John.
Neff, Barbara.
Neff, Mariah.
Rohrer, David H. Teacher.
Sollars, Abraham.
Sollars, Frederick.
Stinehiser, Elizabeth.
Stinehiser, Jonas.
Toland, William.
Weaver, Benjamin.
Weaver, Hannah.
Witmer, Ann.
Young, Margaret.
1 item. 3 pieces.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #596
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0009
People
Beam, Catharine
Beam, John
Beam, Leah
Beam, Michael
Beam, Samuel
Bice, Abram
Bice, David
Boyers, Benjamin
Boyers, George
Boyers, Sarah
Brookens, Cassel
Brookens, Charles
Brookens, Mary A.
Dolby, Christian
Dolby, Isaac
Hinton, Nicholas
Hinton, Rebecca
Hinton, William
King, Eliza
King, Mary A.
King, Michael
Lambert, Stephen
Lambert, William
McCaslin, Magdalena
Mee, Abram
Mee, David
Mee, Isaac
Miller, George
Miller, Jacob
Miller, Mary
Seright, John
Shuman, Daniel
Shuman, William
Siverling, Daniel
Siverling, George
Siverling, Magdalena
Siverling, Mary
Slater, Jacob
Slater, Lucinda
Slater, Mary
Smith, Henry
Tetterline, Lewis
Tetterline, Mary
Tolan, John
Tolan, Mary
Troop, Levi
Troop, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Brecknock Twp.
Caernarvon Twp.
Poor children
Teachers
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Brecknock Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #596
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1994/07/07.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Mine Hills School.
Brecknock Twp. unless noted.
Tetterline, Lewis. Father of Lambert, Stephen; Lambert, William; Tetterline, Mary.
Seright, John. Teacher.
Boyers, Benjamin. Father of Boyers, Georg; Boyers, Sarah.
Smith, Henry. Father of McCaslin, Magdalena.
Beam, John. Father of Beam, Catharine; Beam, Samuel; Beam, Leah; Beam, Michael.
Brookens, Charles. Father of Brookens, Mary A.; Brookens, Cassel.
Bice, Abram. Father of Bice, David.
Mee, David. Father of Mee, Abram; Mee, Isaac.
Siverling, George. Father of Siverling, Mary; Siverling, Daniel; Siverling, Magdalena.
Slater, Jacob. Father of Slater, Lucinda; Slater, Mary.
Tolan, John. Father of Tolan, Mary.
Troop, Samuel. Father of Troop, Levi. 596 Poor Children 1828 008 Brecknock Township Parent of Levi Troop 1994/07/07
Dolby, Isaac. Father of Dolby, Christian. Caernarvon Twp.
Shuman, Daniel. Father of Shuman, William. Caernarvon Twp.
Miller, Jacob. Father of Miller, George; Miller, Mary. Caernarvon Twp.
Hinton, William. Father of Hinton, Rebecca; Hinton, Nicholas. Caernarvon Twp.
King, Michael. Father of King, Eliza; King, Mary A.Caernarvon Twp.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #597
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0009
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #597
Box Number
009
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Copy of a report to the state on the number of poor children schooled in the last three years. Lancaster City and County.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #598
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0009
People
Beaty, Ellmaker
Beaty, Sabina
Beek, Eliza
Carpenter, John
Cooper, Felona
Cooper, Harrason
Davis, Ann
Davis, Eliza
Davis, Joseph
Daugherty, John
Dungan, Amanda
Dungan, William
Faux, John
Faux, Mary Ann
Graut, George
Graut, Jacob
Graut, John
Grea, Elizabeth
Hayburn, James
Hayburn, Mary Jane
Hayburn, Matilda
Hemphill, Caroline
Hemphill, John
Hollan, Phebe
Hollan, William
Hoven, Davis
Hoven, Jacob
Hoven, Pirsilla
Jenkins, William
Laughead, Eliza Ann
Laughead, James Harry
Laughead, Sarah Jane
Matthews, Elenor
Matthews, John
Matthews, Margret
McMin, Eliza
McMin, James
McMin, Rachel
Menough, Caroline
Morris, John
Morris, Joseph
Morris, Keith
Munhollan, Mary Ann
Murphy, Hannah
Murphy, William
O'Brion, Sarah
O'Neill, Margret
O'Neill, Susanah
Padget, Ann
Passmore, Eliza
Peaden, Eliza
Peaden, Phebe Ann
Pugh, Chandler
Pugh, Hannah
Pugh, Jane
Pugh, Meriat
Reed, George
Reed, Thomas
Rogers, Eliza
Rogers, Isaac
Rogers, Mary Ann
Rogers, Uriah
Rosin, James
Rosin, Levi
Youin, Phebe
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Sadsbury Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Sadsbury Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #598
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1994/08/05.
Additional Notes
List of Poor children in Sadsbury Township for the year 1828.
Beaty, Ellmaker. Age 11.
Beaty, Sabina. Age 11.
Beek, Eliza. Age 9.
Carpenter, John. Age 8.
Cooper, Felona. Age 8.
Cooper, Harrason. Age 6.
Davis, Ann. Age 11.
Davis, Eliza. Age 7.
Davis, Joseph. Age 9.
Daugherty, John. Age 10.
Dungan, Amanda. Age 6.
Dungan, William. Age 8.
Faux, John. Age 6.
Faux, Mary Ann.Age 8.
Graut, George. Age 6.
Graut, Jacob. Age 10.
Graut, John. Age 8.
Grea, Elizabeth. Age 10.
Hayburn, James. Age 7.
Hayburn, Mary Jane. Age 9.
Hayburn, Matilda. Age 11.
Hemphill, Caroline Age 10.
Hemphill, John. Age 8.
Hollan, Phebe. Age 6.
Hollan, William. Age 9.
Hoven, Davis. Age 8.
Hoven, Jacob. Age 10.
Hoven, Pirsilla. Age 6.
Jenkins, William. Age 11.
Laughead, Eliza Ann. Age 6.
Laughead, James Harry. Age 8.
Laughead, Sarah Jane. Age 10.
Matthews, Elenor. Age 5.
Matthews, John. Age 7.
Matthews, Margret. Age 9,
McMin, Eliza. Age 9.
McMin, James. Age 8.
McMin, Rachel. Age 11.
Menough, Caroline. Age 7.
Morris, John. Age 10.
Morris, Joseph. Age 6.
Morris, Keith. Age 8.
Munhollan, Mary Ann. Age 10.
Murphy, Hannah. Age 6.
Murphy, William. Age 9.
O'Brion, Sarah. Age 7.
O'Neill, Margret. Age 7.
O'Neill, Susanah. Age 5.
Padget, Ann. Age 7.
Passmore, Eliza. Age 8.
Peaden, Eliza. Age 8.
Peaden, Phebe Ann. Age 6.
Pugh, Chandler. Age 11.
Pugh, Hannah. Age 7.
Pugh, Jane. Age 9.
Pugh, Meriat. Age 5.
Reed, George. Age 10.
Reed, Thomas. Age 8.
Rogers, Eliza. Age 8.
Rogers, Isaac. Age 11.
Rogers, Mary Ann. Age 7.
Rogers, Uriah. Age 10.
Rosin, James. Age 10.
Rosin, Levi. Age 7.
Youin, Phebe. Age 10.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #001
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0009
People
Bakeman, Elizabeth
Beck, Amos
Beck, Emanuel
Groff, David
Simmins, Jonathan
Simmins, Washington
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lampeter Twp.
Leacock Twp.
Poor children
Teachers
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Leacock Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #001
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/01/28.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Leacock Twp. unless noted.
David Groff School.
Bakeman, Elizabeth. Lampeter Twp.
Beck, Amos.
Beck, Emanuel.
Groff, David. Teacher.
Simmins, Jonathan.
Simmins, Washington.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail

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