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150 years of MU faces : commemorative publication 1855-2005

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15558
Date of Publication
2005.
Call Number
370 M652on
Alternate Title
One hundred fifty years of MU faces
Responsibility
written by Steven A. DiGuiseppe ... [et al.].
Place of Publication
[Millersville, Pa.]
Publisher
Millersville University Alumni Association,
Date of Publication
2005.
Physical Description
128 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.
Contents
Message from MU Alumni Association -- History of Millersville University -- History of MU Alumni Association -- Historical timeline -- "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" -- Millersville Alma Mater -- Guide to the profiles -- Alumni profiles -- Index.
Summary
"This special publication highlights the accomplishments of 150 Millersville University alumni."--P. 4.
Subjects
Lancaster County Normal School (Millersville, Pa.) - Alumni and alumnae.
Pennsylvania State Normal School of the Second District (Millersville, Pa.) - Alumni and alumnae.
State Teachers College (Millersville, Pa.) - Alumni and alumnae.
Millersville State College (Pa.) - Alumni and alumnae.
Millersville University of Pennsylvania - Alumni and alumnae.
Millersville University of Pennsylvania - History.
Millersville University Alumni Association - History.
Additional Author
DiGuiseppe, Steven A.
Additional Corporate Author
Millersville University Alumni Association.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
370 M652on
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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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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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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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Collection
Wheatland Collection
Object ID
W.96.18
Collection
Wheatland Collection
Description
Photo album with metal clasp. Twenty-five pages. Business card from Barr's Art Gallery, 27 East King Street, Lancaster, PA inside.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Album, Photograph
Material
Leather/Metal/Paper
Height (in)
5.25
Width (in)
4
Depth (in)
2.75
Condition Notes
Cover in poor condition, photos in good condition.
Accession Number
W.96.18
Object ID
W.96.18
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Collection
History Collection: Events, Lancaster Bicentennial
Object ID
2008.045.5
Date Range
1992
Collection
History Collection: Events, Lancaster Bicentennial
Description
Photo album with marbelized cover and 40 plastic sleeves. 12 contain photos and notes related to Lancaster's Bicentennial celebration. Handwritten on card on first page: "June 10, 1992/ These documents from the City Safe were taken to The Conservation Centre for Art, Historic Artifacts in Philadelphia for restoration and preservation. Here are before and after pictures of
a. The Lancaster Corporation Book, 1742
b. The Charter of the City of Lancaster, 1742
c. The Plot Plan of the City of Lancaster, (?)
...Jarvis "(signature)
On page 14, handwritten on a card: "This was the metal box in which the Charter was stored until someone framed it and exposed it to the light."
On page 19: "This is the Plot Plan which needs to be studied. It has the drawing of gentleman X on the reverse side. Who drew this?"
Made by Burnes (Made in China)
Date Range
1992
Year Range From
1976
Year Range To
1992
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Album, Photograph
Height (in)
2.25
Length (in)
6.5
Width (in)
4.75
Condition
Good
Condition Date
2018-09-17
Accession Number
2008.045
Object ID
2008.045.5
Location
LHO
Room
DAC
Shelf
Island 3
Drawer
Unit 14
Container
Box 378
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