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Abstracts from Common Pleas Docket, York County, Pa. : April term 1757 through July term 1761

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo70
Author
Hively, David P.
Date of Publication
1991
Call Number
974.841 H6765
Author
Hively, David P.
Place of Publication
York, Pa
Publisher
The South Central Pa. Genealogical Society
Date of Publication
1991
Physical Description
68 p.
Notes
Special Publication #46, July/Oct. 1991
Subjects
Court records - Pennsylvania - York County.
York County (Pa.) - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.841 H6765
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Abstracts of Lancaster County, Pa. Orphans Court records

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo10649
Author
Wevodau, Edward N. ,
Date of Publication
2001.
Call Number
974.815 W544 Year
Responsibility
compiled by Edward Wevodau.
Author
Wevodau, Edward N. ,
Place of Publication
Apollo, Pa
Publisher
Closson Press ,
Date of Publication
2001.
Physical Description
3 v. ; 27 cm.
Contents
v.1-1742-1767 -- v.2-1768-1782 -- v.3-1782-1791.
Subjects
Court records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Pennsylvania Orphans' Court (Lancaster County)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Reference
Call Number
974.815 W544 Year
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Abstracts of Snyder county probate and Orphans court records (1772-1855)

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo7362
Author
Fisher, Charles Adam,
Date of Publication
1940]
Call Number
974.849 F533
Responsibility
by Dr. Charles A. Fisher...
Author
Fisher, Charles Adam,
Place of Publication
[Selinsgrove? Pa
Date of Publication
1940]
Physical Description
1 p.l., 77 numb. l., 9 l. 28 x 22 cm.
Notes
Mimeographed.
Subjects
Wills - Pennsylvania - Snyder County.
Court records - Pennsylvania - Snyder County.
Additional Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Orphans' Court (Snyder County)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.849 F533
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The accomplish'd practiser in the High Court of Chancery : shewing the whole method of proceedings, according to the present practice, from the bill to the appeal inclusive

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo21478
Author
Harrison, Joseph,
Edition
7th ed., (being a new one) upon a plan different from that pursued in the former editions of this work with all the practice enlarged under every head, and an addition of precedents of all kinds; the proceedings upon a commission of lunacy; with additional notes and references to the ancient and modern reports in equity /
Date of Publication
1790.
Call Number
Book 512 1790
Book 513 1790
Alternate Title
Harrison's chancery practice
Responsibility
by Joseph Harrison.
Author
Harrison, Joseph,
Edition
7th ed., (being a new one) upon a plan different from that pursued in the former editions of this work with all the practice enlarged under every head, and an addition of precedents of all kinds; the proceedings upon a commission of lunacy; with additional notes and references to the ancient and modern reports in equity /
Place of Publication
London : for T. Whieldon ; and R. Pheney
Publisher
Printed by A. Strahan and W. Woodfall ;
Date of Publication
1790.
Physical Description
2 volumes ; 22 cm
Notes
"Containing the original power and jurisdiction of the Chancery, both as a court of law and equity; the Office of the Lord Chancellor, Master of the Rolls, and the rest of the officers; also, the best forms and precedents of bills, answers, pleas, demurrers, writs, commissions, interrogatories, affidavits, petitions, and orders: together with a list of the officers and their fees: likewise other matters useful for practisers."
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 512 as assigned by Yeates.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects
Great Britain. - Court of Chancery - Early works to 1800.
Great Britain. - Court of Chancery.
Equity pleading and procedure - Great Britain - Early works to 1800.
Equity pleading and procedure.
Great Britain.
Early works.
Full blind-tooled leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Williams, John Griffith,
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 512 1790
Book 513 1790
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1865 F010 L
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1865
People
Lane, Elliott Eskridge
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Administrators' accounts
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Probate records
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Administrators' account
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1865 F010 L
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
232
Box Number
232
Additional Notes
Lane, Harriet R. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1858 F004 L
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1858
People
Lane, Elliott Eskridge
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Administrators' accounts
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Probate records
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Administrators' account
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1858 F004 L
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
230
Box Number
230
Additional Notes
Lane, James B. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Edition
Widescreen format.
Date of Publication
[2006]
Call Number
929.373 A258 DVD
  1 website  
Responsibility
a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York.
ISBN
1415716943
Edition
Widescreen format.
Place of Publication
[Alexandria, Va.] : Hollywood, Calif
Publisher
PBS Home Video ; distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment,
Date of Publication
[2006]
Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes
Originally broadcast as a four-part television series in 2006.
Host: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; features Oprah Winfrey, Chris Tucker, Quincy Jones, Sara-Lawrence-Lightfoot, Mae Jemison, T.D. Jakes, Ben Carson, Whoopi Goldberg.
Contents
Listening to our past / producer and director, Jesse Sweet; editors, Eric Davis, Michael Weingrad -- The promise of freedom / producer and director, Leslie Asako Gladsjo ; editors, Joanna Kiernan, Geeta Gandbhr -- Searching for our names / producer and director, Leslie D. Farrell; editors, Merril Stern, Kathryn Moore -- Beyond the middle passage / producer and director, Graham Judd; editors, Kate Hirson, Stefan Knerrich.
Summary
A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa.
Subjects
African Americans
African American families
DNA fingerprinting.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary - Feature.
Additional Author
Gates, Henry Louis.
Grant, William
Kunhardt, Peter W.
Judd, Graham.
Farrell, Leslie D.
Sweet, Jesse.
Gladsjo, Leslie Asako.
Winfrey, Oprah.
Tucker, Chris,
Jones, Quincy,
Lawrence-Lightfoot, Sara,
Jemison, Mae,
Jakes, T. D.
Carson, Ben.
Goldberg, Whoopi,
Additional Corporate Author
Kunhardt Productions.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
PBS Home Video.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Media
Call Number
929.373 A258 DVD
Websites
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African American records collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo2600
Corporate Author
Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.).
Call Number
MG-240, Archives South
  1 website  
Corporate Author
Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.).
Physical Description
.5 cubic ft.
Summary
Collection contains an index to the Slave Registers, Mayor's Register of Coloured Persons or Negro Entry Book, and returns filed within the county. There are official records for slaves and their children in Lancaster County, as well as freemen within Lancaster City. Also includes bills of sale, a manumission paper, and a certificate for free persons of color.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Court of Quarter Sessions.
African Americans
Slavery - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Slaveholders - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Slave records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Free African Americans - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Author
Hopkins, Leroy Taft, Jr.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-240, Archives South
Websites
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The Afro-American in Pennsylvania : a critical guide to sources in the Pennsylvania State Archives

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3587
Author
McBride, David,
Date of Publication
1979.
Call Number
326 M119
Responsibility
by David McBride.
Author
McBride, David,
Place of Publication
Harrisburg
Publisher
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission,
Date of Publication
1979.
Physical Description
vii, 36 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents
I. Slavery: the colonial and early national period -- II. Free black life in the antebellum period: political, legal and socio-economic status -- III. The Civil War period -- IV. Reconstruction and the late nineteenth century -- V. The early twentieth century and World War I -- VI. The twenties and the New Deal decades -- VII. World War II and the modern era.
Notes
African American resources in the Lancaster County Historical Society.
Subjects
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. - Division of Archives and Manuscripts - Catalogs.
African Americans - Pennsylvania
Manuscripts, American - Pennsylvania - Harrisburg
Pennsylvania - Race relations - Sources - Bibliography - Catalogs.
Additional Corporate Author
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Division of Archives and Manuscripts.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
326 M119
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The agricultural stability of the Old Order Amish and Old Order Mennonites of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo14846
Author
Kollmorgen, Walter M.
Call Number
630.973 K81
Responsibility
by Walter M. Kollmorgen.
Author
Kollmorgen, Walter M.
Physical Description
233-241 p.
Notes
In: The American Journal of Sociology, v.49, no.3 (Nov. 1943)
Subjects
Old Order Amish - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Old Order Mennonites - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Amish farmers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Agriculture - Pennsylvania - Lancaster, Pa.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
630.973 K81
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