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2 forgotten men of the Pennsylvania frontier

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3445
Author
Stoctay, G. G.
Date of Publication
1972.
Call Number
974.8009 S866
Responsibility
by G.G. Stoc-tay.
Author
Stoctay, G. G.
Place of Publication
Harrisburg, Pa
Publisher
Neo American Church,
Date of Publication
1972.
Physical Description
23 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Notes
This monograph is limited to 1000 copies of which this is number 80.
Subjects
Pennsylvania - History - French and Indian War, 1755-1763 - Personal narratives.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.8009 S866
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The 1869 diary of Samuel R. Hess of Clay Township, Lancaster County : Mennonite, farmer & nurseryman

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo5667
Author
Hess, Samuel R.,
Date of Publication
c1997
Call Number
905.748 JHSCV v. 22
Responsibility
introduction, transcribed & indexed by Clarence Edwin Spohn.
Author
Hess, Samuel R.,
Place of Publication
Ephrata, Pa
Publisher
Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley,
Date of Publication
c1997
Physical Description
viii, 48 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
Journal of the Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley ;
Notes
Includes index.
Summary
This issue contains the transcription of the 1869 diary of Clay Township resident Samuel R. Hess, and provides a day-to-day look at the life of a typical Mennonite farmer and businessman. The diary has been indexed by name and provides a list of local residents with whom Hess had contact with.
Subjects
Hess, Samuel R., - 1830-1906 - Diaries.
Mennonites - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Farmers - Pennsylvania
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History - 19th century - Personal narratives.
Additional Author
Spohn, Clarence E.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
905.748 JHSCV v. 22
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Abraham Lutz diaries, Adamstown, PA 1856-1894

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17249
Author
Lutz, Abraham.
Call Number
929 L975
Responsibility
by Abraham Lutz.
Author
Lutz, Abraham.
Physical Description
1 computer laser optical disc ; 4 3/4".
Subjects
Adamstown (Pa.) - History - 19th century - Personal narratives.
Adamstown (Pa.) - History.
Diaries
Location
Lancaster History Library - Media
Call Number
929 L975
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Abstract of diary of Warren C. Bean, 1899

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo14170
Author
Moyer, Willoughby W.
Call Number
905.748 PDF v.28, no.4
  1 website  
Responsibility
by Willoughby W. Moyer.
Author
Moyer, Willoughby W.
Physical Description
32-39 p.
Notes
In: Pennsylvania Folklife, v.28, no.4, Summer 1979.
Warren Bean was a farmer and Mennonite minister in Montgomery County, PA.
Subjects
Bean, Warren C. - Diaries.
Mennonites - Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania - History - 19th century - Personal narratives.
Diaries.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PDF v.28, no.4
Websites
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Acts of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : passed at a session, which was begun and held at the city of Philadelphia on Tuesday, the fourth day of December, in the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two, and of the independence of the United States of America, the seventeenth

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo20658
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania.
Date of Publication
M. DCC. XCIII. [1793]
Call Number
Yeates Book 21.2 1793
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Responsibility
published by authority.
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania.
Uniform Title
Laws, etc. (Session laws : 1792 Dec.)
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by Hall and Sellers,
Date of Publication
M. DCC. XCIII. [1793]
Physical Description
(pages [3], 294-442)
Notes
Also issued as part of: Pennsylvania. [Laws, etc.] Laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, v. 3, Philadelphia, 1795 (Evans 29291).
Pagination continues acts published from Dec. 1790 (Evans 23670).
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Book number 21 as arranged by Yeates.
Evans
Subjects
Law - Pennsylvania.
Session laws - Pennsylvania.
Law.
Session laws.
Pennsylvania.
Thee-quarters leather over brown paper-covered boards.
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper, Yeates,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Yeates Book 21.2 1793
Websites
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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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Collection
Wheatland Collection
Object ID
W.95.119
Collection
Wheatland Collection
Description
Gem Album' of small pictures. Purple cover.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Album, Photograph
Material
Paper
Makers Mark
Gill's City Gallery, Lancaster
Height (in)
4.5
Width (in)
3.5
Depth (in)
0.75
Accession Number
W.95.119
Object ID
W.95.119
Place of Origin
Lancaster, PA
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Collection
Wheatland Collection
Object ID
W.96.15
Collection
Wheatland Collection
Description
Leather bound photo album with thirty-six photos.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Album, Photograph
Material
Leather/Paper
Height (in)
6.25
Width (in)
5.5
Depth (in)
2.25
Accession Number
W.96.15
Object ID
W.96.15
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