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Dauphin County: elements toward a 20th century pictorial history

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo4946
Author
Stoctay, G. G.
Date of Publication
1971.
Call Number
974.818 D235
Responsibility
by G. G. Stoctay.
Author
Stoctay, G. G.
Place of Publication
Harrisburg, Pa
Date of Publication
1971.
Physical Description
244 p. illus. 29 cm.
Notes
"A Tiger cave imprint."
Bibliography: p. 241-244.
Subjects
Dauphin County (Pa.) - History.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.818 D235
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Great floods of Pennsylvania : a two-century history

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16210
Author
Shank, William H.
Edition
2d ed.
Date of Publication
c1972, printing 1974.
Call Number
551.489 S527
Responsibility
by William H. Shank.
Author
Shank, William H.
Edition
2d ed.
Place of Publication
York, Pa
Publisher
American Canal and Transportation Center,
Date of Publication
c1972, printing 1974.
Physical Description
90 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [3] of cover).
Contents
1. How Pennsylvania topography got that way -- 2. Causes of floods -- 3. Frequency of floods in Pennsylvania -- 4. 19th century floods in Pennsylvania -- 5. The Johnstown Flood -- 6. The floods of 1936 -- 7. 1955 flood on the Delaware -- 8. The 1972 flood -- 9. Flood forecasting -- 10. Flood control -- 11. The future.
Summary
From the time of the "Great Pumpkin Flood of 1786" to the Agnes Floods of 1972, Shank shows, both editorially and pictorially, the causes and effects of Pennsylvania floods. Geographical history, detailed flood data and a comprehensive water map are included. This two-color book offers 93 superb illustrations, 88 pages of human interest stories and a definitive guide to major floods in Pennsylvania history. [from the publisher]
Subjects
Floods - Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania - History.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
551.489 S527
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A Brief history of the city of Lancaster : containing an introduction to the settlement of the county, reminiscences of the past and present of the city, the poor house and hospital, the court house, the county jail, the water works, the railroad, the Franklin and Marshall College, the manufactories, the gas works and agricultural park, with many of the old land marks, &c. ; also, the business cards of the principal merchants and manufacturers

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16047
Date of Publication
1870.
Call Number
749 D753 1914
  1 website  
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Published by Francis Kilburn ; Pearsol & Geist, printers,
Date of Publication
1870.
Physical Description
40 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Notes
Bound with The Bible in Iron (1914) and Old Home Week Manheim, Pa. (1912)
Subjects
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History.
Lancaster (Pa.) - History.
Additional Author
Kilburn, Francis.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
749 D753 1914
Websites
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The history and topography of Dauphin, Cumberland, Franklin, Bedford, Adams, and Perry Counties; containing a brief history of the first settlers, notices of the leading events, incidents and interesting facts, both general and local, in the history of these counties, general & statistical descriptions of all the principal boroughs, towns, villages, &c. with an appendix, embellished with several engravingsj compiled from numerous authentic sources by I. Daniel Rupp

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16890
Author
Rupp, I. Daniel
Date of Publication
1846.; 1975]
Call Number
974.84 R946
  1 website  
Author
Rupp, I. Daniel
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa. [Carlisle, Pa
Publisher
Gilbert Hills, Cumberland Historical Society
Date of Publication
1846.; 1975]
Physical Description
xii, 723 p.; illus; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes index by John Cecil Fralish, Jr.; p. 609-723.
Another edition, pub. the same year, includes the history of Somerset, Cambria and Indiana counties.
Subjects
Dauphin Co., Pa. - History.
Cumberland County, Pa. - History.
Franklin County, Pa. - History.
Bedford Co., Pa. - History.
Adams Co., Pa. - History.
Perry Co., Pa. - History.
Additional Author
Fralish, John Cecil.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.84 R946
Websites
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A pictorial history of Lancaster, Pennsylvania in the 20th Century

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo14168
Corporate Author
Lancaster Newspapers Inc.
Date of Publication
1999.
Call Number
974.815 LACO C671
Alternate Title
Lancaster, Pennsylvania in the 20th Century
Responsibility
[produced by] Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.
Corporate Author
Lancaster Newspapers Inc.
Place of Publication
Marceline, MO
Publisher
Heritage House Publishing,
Date of Publication
1999.
Physical Description
160 p. : chiefly ill. ; 20 x 26 cm.
Subjects
Lancaster (Pa.) - Social life and customs - 20th century - Pictorial works.
Lancaster (Pa.) - History - 20th century - Pictorial works.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.815 LACO C671
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History and topography of Northumberland, Huntingdon, Mifflin, Centre, Union, Columbia, Juniata and Clinton counties, Pa. : embracing local and general events, leading incidents, description of the principal boroughs, towns, villages, etc., etc. ; with a copious appendix: embellished by engravings

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1974
Date of Publication
1847.
Call Number
974.8009 R946
Responsibility
compiled from authentic sources by I. D. Rupp.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Published by G. Hills,
Date of Publication
1847.
Physical Description
551 p., [9] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
"Names of subscribers": p. [557]-566.
Includes index.
Pages 1-145 general history of Pennsylvania, chiefly during the colonial period.
Subjects
Northumberland County (Pa.) - History.
Huntingdon County (Pa.) - History.
Mifflin County (Pa.) - History.
Centre County (Pa.) - History.
Union County (Pa.) - History.
Columbia County (Pa.) - History.
Juniata County (Pa.) - History.
Clinton County (Pa.) - History.
Pennsylvania - History - Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Additional Author
Rupp, I. Daniel
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
974.8009 R946
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Historical collections of the State of Pennsylvania : containing a copious selection of the most interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, etc., relating to its history and antiquities, both general and local, with topographical descriptions of every county and all the larger towns in the state

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3431
Author
Day, Sherman,
Date of Publication
[1843]
Call Number
974.8009 D275
Responsibility
by Sherman Day ; illus. by 165 engravings.
Author
Day, Sherman,
Place of Publication
Philadelphia : New Haven
Publisher
G. W. Gorton ; Durrie and Peck,
Date of Publication
[1843]
Physical Description
708 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Pennsylvania - History.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.8009 D275
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Annals of Harrisburg Dauphin County, Pennsylvania : and 460 Dauphin and Lebanon County death records, 1788-1838

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo5025
Date of Publication
1987.
Call Number
974.818 A613
Responsibility
especially edited for this reprint by William L. Iscrupe, Shirley G.M. Iscrupe ; with new index.
Place of Publication
Laughlintown, Pa
Publisher
Southwest Pennsylvania Genealogical Services,
Date of Publication
1987.
Physical Description
414, 23 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Reprint. Originally published under title: Annals, comprising memoirs, incidents and statistics of Harrisburg (Harrisburg : Geo. A. Brooks, 1858).
Includes indexes.
Contents
Index to Annals of Harrisburg ... / index compiled for Southwest by Patricia W. Collins.
Subjects
Registers of births, etc. - Pennsylvania - Dauphin County.
Registers of births, etc. - Pennsylvania - Lebanon County.
Harrisburg (Pa.) - History.
Dauphin County (Pa.) - History.
Lebanon County (Pa.) - History.
Additional Author
Iscrupe, William L.
Iscrupe, Shirley G. M.
Collins, Patricia Wainwright.
Morgan, George H.
Additional Title
Annals, comprising memoirs, incidents and statistics of Harrisburg.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.818 A613
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A brief history of the city of Lancaster; Containing an introduction to the settlement of the county; reminiscences of the past and present of the city; the poor house and hospital; the court house; the county jail; the water works; the railroad; the Franklin and Marshall College; the manufactories; the gas works and agricultural park; with many of the old "land marks," &c

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16919
Author
Kilburn, Francis,
Date of Publication
1870.
Call Number
974.815 L244p 1870
Author
Kilburn, Francis,
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Pearsol and Geist, printers,
Date of Publication
1870.
Physical Description
40 [2] p. ; 27 cm.
Notes
Cover title.
Includes local business cards and advertisements.
Not in Wilkinson.
Subjects
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History.
Lancaster (Pa.) - History.
Lancaster (Pa.) - Commerce.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
974.815 L244p 1870
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History of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, from the discovery of the territory included within its limit to the present time, with a notice of the geology of the county, and catalogues of its minerals, plants, quadrupeds, and birds, written under the direction and appointment of the Delaware County Institute of Science

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo6921
Author
Smith, George,
Date of Publication
1862.
Call Number
974.814 S648
  1 website  
Responsibility
by George Smith, M.D.
Author
Smith, George,
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by H.B. Ashmead,
Date of Publication
1862.
Physical Description
vii, [1], 581, [1] p. front., plates, maps (part fold.) facsims. 22 cm.
Notes
Frontispiece (map) wanting.
Subjects
Natural history - Pennsylvania - Delaware County.
Delaware County (Pa.) - History.
Additional Corporate Author
Delaware County Institute of Science (Media, Pa.)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.814 S648
Websites
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