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Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 2 Harriet Lane Johnston
Object ID
JBFP 8.3.1.028
Date Range
No date
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Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 2 Harriet Lane Johnston
Description
Calling card of Henry Johnson of Louisiana.
Custodial History
The James Buchanan Family Papers were collected by the James Buchanan Foundation for the Preservation of Wheatland. This collection was relocated from the Wheatland mansion to the LancasterHistory archives in the Spring of 2009. Digitization of the James Buchanan Family Papers was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
No date
Creator
Johnson, Henry
People
Johnson, Henry
Subjects
Visiting cards
Search Terms
Calling cards
Visiting cards
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan, 3.5 x 2 in.
Object Name
Card, Calling
Language
English
Accession Number
JBMS1995.668
Object ID
JBFP 8.3.1.028
Parent Object ID
JBFP Part 8 Series 3
Other Number
JBFP Part 8, Series 3, Subseries 1, Folder 28
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
JBFP Part 2, Box 2
Associated Material
James Buchanan Papers, Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections,
http://archives.dickinson.edu/collection-descriptions/james-buchanan-papers
James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston Papers, Library of Congress,
https://www.loc.gov/collections/james-buchanan-and-harriet-lane-johnston-papers/
James Buchanan Papers, Historical Society of Pennsylvania,
http://www2.hsp.org/collections/manuscripts/b/Buchanan0091.html
James Buchanan Papers, Penn State University Libraries,
https://libraries.psu.edu/findingaids/1458.htm
Related Item Notes
James Buchanan Family Papers
MG-96 James Buchanan Collection
Historical Society of Pennsylvania microfilm
Photograph collections
Curatorial collections
Wheatland Mansion
Notes
May 2020 PastPerfect Conversion
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #020
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders 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
People
Matter, George
Aaron, Elizabeth
Basset, Mary
Brown, Sarah
Dellet, Jacob
Hoober, William
Johnson, Henry
Morris, Samuel
Mosher, Nancy
Remich, Harriet
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #020
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A Jul 17, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for work on the following cases.
Matter, George. Esq.
Aaron, Elizabeth. Assault and battery
Basset, Mary. Larceny
Brown, Sarah. Assault and battery.
Dellet, Jacob. Assault and battery.
Hoober, William. Assault and battery.
Johnson, Henry. Larceny.
Morris, Samuel. Larceny.
Mosher, Nancy. Assault and battery.
Remich, Harriet. Larceny.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
JAN 1864 F022
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1864
People
Johnson, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1864 F022
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
21.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #370
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders 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
People
Barnes, John
Barr, Richard
Boot, John
Burg, Aaron
Callahan, Edward
Campbell, James
Carter, Catherine
Collins, Thomas
Evans, Maria
Franciscus, John
Gumpf, Henry
Hatz, Eliza
Humes, Samuel
Johnson, Henry
Jones, Samuel
Leonard, George
Martin, William
McLenegan, Zephariah
Swenk, Peter
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #370
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A Jul 26, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment to the prosecuting attorney for work on the following cases (all are Commonwealth vs.)
McLenegan, Zephariah. Prosecuting attorney of the Mayor's Court
Boot, John. Assault and Battery on Martin, William. Bill ignored.
Barnes, John. Convicted of assault and battery on Leonard, George.
Franciscus, John. Convicted of assault and battery on Campbell, James.
Johnson, Henry. Convicted of fornication.
Hatz, Eliza. Convicted of adultery.
Swenk, Peter. Convicted of disorderly house.
Franciscus, John. Convicted of adultery.
Burg, Aaron. Convicted of assault and battery with intent to commit murder.
Evans, Maria. Surety of the Peace; bound over for court.
Gumpf, Henry. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Callahan, Edward. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Franciscus, John. Surety of the Peace, heard and determined.
Collins, Thomas. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Carter, Catherine. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Jones, Samuel. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Humes, Samuel. Assault and Battery. Bill ignored.
Barr, Richard. Acquitted of assault and battery.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #372
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders 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
People
Barnum, Samuel
Barr, R. M.
Bork. John
Burg, Aaron
Callahan, Catharine
Callahan, Edward
Cameron, James
Campbell, James
Carter, Catherine
Collins, Thomas
Eichholtz, Henry
Evans, Maria
Franciscus, John
Griffith, [Jethro]
Gumpf, Henry
Hatz, Eliza
Hubley, Joseph
Johnson, Henry
Jones, Samuel
Lahen, Daniel
Martin, William
Nixdorf, Joseph
Ransom, Nancy
Swenk, Peter
Taylor, George
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #372
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/05/20.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for work on court cases.
Eichholtz, Henry.
Other names in document
Barr, R. M. Assault and battery on Cameron, James.
Franciscus, John. Assault and battery on Campbell, James.
Hatz, Eliza. Adultery.
Johnson, Henry. Fornication.
Franciscus, John. Adultery.
Swenk, Peter. Disorderly house.
Bork. John. Assault and battery on Martin, William.
Burg, Aaron. Assault and battery on Barnum, Samuel.
Carter, Catherine. Surety of the peace; complaint of Ransom, Nancy.
Collins, Thomas. Surety of the peace; complaint of Nixdorf, Joseph.
Gumpf, Henry. Surety of the peace; complaint of Taylor, George.
Franciscus, John. Surety of the peace; complaint of Hubley, Joseph.
Evans, Maria. Surety of the peace; complaint of Griffith, [Jethro].
Callahan, Edward. Surety of the peace; complaint of Callahan, Catharine.
Franciscus, John. Escape.
Jones, Samuel. Surety of the peace; complaint of his wife.
Lahen, Daniel. Tippling house.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
AUG 1829 F017 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1829
People
Johnson, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1829 F017 MC
Case Number
5.000
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Additional Notes
Fornication.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Mayor's Court
Object ID
AUG 1830 F032 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1830
People
Johnson, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1830 F032 MC
Case Number
22.000
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Additional Notes
Johnson, James
Affray
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Indictments
Object ID
NOV 1893 F168
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1893
People
Johnson, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1893 F168
Case Number
168.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Selling liquor without a license
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1891 F016 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1891
People
Johnson, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1891 F016 QS
Case Number
18.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #069
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders 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
People
Brown, Isaac
Harris, Conrad
Harris, Mary Ann
Johnson, Eliza Ann
Johnson, Henry M.
Johnson, Matilda G.
Peters, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Little Britain Twp.
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #069
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1993/06/01.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Brown, Isaac. Teacher.
Harris, Conrad.
Harris, Mary Ann.
Johnson, Eliza Ann.
Johnson, Henry M.
Johnson, Matilda G.
Peters, William.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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