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An examination of the Constitution for the United States of America : submitted to the people by the general convention, at Philadelphia, the 17th day of September, 1787, and since adopted and ratified by the conventions of eleven states, chosen for the purpose of considering it, being all that have yet decided on the subject

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Author
Coxe, Tench,
Date of Publication
MDCCLXXXVIII [1788]
Call Number
Yeates Book 459 1788
Responsibility
by an American citizen ; to which is added, a speech of the Honorable James Wilson, Esquire, on the same subject.
Author
Coxe, Tench,
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by Zachariah Poulson, Junr. ...,
Date of Publication
MDCCLXXXVIII [1788]
Physical Description
33, [3] p. ; 22 cm, bound to 25 cm (8vo)
Notes
Attributed to Tench Coxe by Evans.
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴ [E]² (last leaf blank).
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signaturea at top of title page.
Book number 459 as assigned by Yeates.
Bound with An address, etc. recommendations to the states, by the United States in Congress assembled. Philadelphia: Printed by David C. Claypoole, 1783; Proceedings in the House of Representatives of the United States of America respecting the contested election for the eastern district of Georgia. : Philadelphia, printed by Parry Hall...1792 -- A calm appeal to the people of the State of Delaware. ... Philadelphia: Printed by Zachariah Poulson, Junr... date not specified -- An enquiry into the principles and tendency of certain public measures. Philadelphia: Printed by Thomas Dobson... 1784; -- A vindication of Mr. Randophs's resignation. Philadelphia: printed by Samuel Smith...1795 -- The pretensions of Thomas Jefferson to the presidency examined; and the charges against John Adams refuted...United States, October 1796 -- Observations on the speech of Albert Gallatin, in the House of Representatives of the United States, on the foreign intercourse bill. Washington: Printed by John Colerick, 1798 -- The speech of Mr. Bayard on the foreign intecourse bill delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States on the third day of March 1798. -- The address of the minority in the Virginia Legislature to the people of that state; containing a vindication of the constitutionality of the alien and sedition laws Printer not specified, date not specified -- Letter from the Secfretary of State enclosing the reports of the late and present director of the mint....Philadelphia: Printed by Francis and Robert Bailey...1795 -- Analysis of the report of the committee of the Virginia Assembly, on the preceedings of sundry of the other States in answer to their resolutions. Philadelphia, printed by Zachariah Poulson, junior, 1800 -- Proceedings of the Virginia Assembly, on the answers of sundry states to their resolutions, passed in December, 1798. Philadelphia, printed by James Carey, 1800.
Evans
ESTC
Subjects
United States.
Politics and government
United States - Politics and government - 1783-1789.
Three-quarters leather on marbled boards.
Additional Author
Wilson, James,
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Yeates Book 459 1788
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An introductory lecture to a course of law lectures

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Author
Wilson, James,
Date of Publication
1791.
Call Number
Book 662 1791a
Responsibility
by James Wilson ... ; to which is added, a plan of the lectures.
Author
Wilson, James,
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
From the press of T. Dobson,
Date of Publication
1791.
Physical Description
96 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Notes
Signatures: pi² A-L⁴ M².
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Book number 662 as assigned by Yeates.
Bound with Collectanea Juridica. consisting of tracts relative to the law and constitution of England London: E. and R. Brooke, 1791.
Evans
Full blind-tooled leather (Binding)
Subjects
Law - United States - Early works to 1800.
Law.
Law
United States.
Early works.
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 662 1791a
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #538
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
Bentz, Christian
Bitner, Abraham
Bixler, Abraham
Boyd, William C.
Brown, John
Byrod, Frederick
Chalfont, Robert
Clemson, James.
Currey, Robert S.
Fehl, Jacob Jr.
Fogle, Adam
Gibble, Lewis W.
Gibbons, Abraham
Hartman, Joseph
Hibshman, Edward
Keller, Samuel
Kline, Michael.
Lightner, John
Miller, John
Morrison, George
Robertson, James M.
Shaffner, Robert
Shirk, William
Slaymaker, Henry
Slough, Jacob
Strenge, George
Strickler, John
Thomas, Joseph
Whiteside, Robert
Wilson. James
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Document
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #538
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives North
Container
011
Box Number
012
Notes
Entered into Q&A Aug 14, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Expenses of the General Election, 11 October 1831.
Slough, Jacob. Lancaster City.
Morrison, George. Drumore.
Byrod, Frederick. Elizabethtown.
Lightner, John. New Holland.
Bentz, Christian. Erbs.
Slaymaker, Henry. Strasburg.
Gibble, Lewis W. Manheim.
Clemson, James. Salisbury.
Kline, Michael. Reamstown.
Brown, John. Maytown.
Shirk, William. Churchtown.
Boyd, William C. Martic.
Robertson, James M. Bart.
Whiteside, Robert. Colerain.
Thomas, Joseph. Little Britain.
Keller, Samuel. Lititz.
Wilson. James. Marietta.
Chalfont, Robert. Shaffner, Robert. Columbia.
Fogle, Adam. Sadsbury.
Gibbons, Abraham. Leacock.
Bixler, Abraham. Brecknock.
Strickler, John. Mount Joy.
Strenge, George. Petersburg.
Hartman, Joseph. Lampeter.
Fehl, Jacob Jr. Conestogo.
Bitner, Abraham. Washington.
Hibshman, Edward. Gross.
Currey, Robert S.
Miller, John. Neffsville.
1 item 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1855 F064
Description Level
Item
Collection
Renunciations
Description
Renunciations are papers filed in the Orphans' Court by executors of an estate who do not wish to administer that estate. They show the name of the decedent, the decedent's place of residence, the name of the person renouncing administration, the name of the replacement administrator to be appointed, and date. The relationship between the decedent, the executor, and the administrator is usually shown. Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1762-1820, 1821-1842, 1880-1906
Year
1855
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Wilson, James
Wilson, Jane
Wilson, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Martic Twp.
Place
Martic Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1855 F064
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
006
Box Number
006
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Wilson, Jane.
Administrator: Wilson, John.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1867 F038
Description Level
Item
Collection
Renunciations
Description
Renunciations are papers filed in the Orphans' Court by executors of an estate who do not wish to administer that estate. They show the name of the decedent, the decedent's place of residence, the name of the person renouncing administration, the name of the replacement administrator to be appointed, and date. The relationship between the decedent, the executor, and the administrator is usually shown. Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1762-1820, 1821-1842, 1880-1906
Year
1867
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Reynolds, David M.
Reynolds, Amanda G.
Wilson, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
none
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1867 F038
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Reynolds, Amanda G.
Administrator: Wilson, James.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1865 F49 I07
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1865
People
Lynch, James
Wilson, James
Wade, Henry A.
Search Terms
Liquor License
West Donegal Twp.
Elizabethtown
Place
Elizabethtown
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1865 F49 I07
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives West
Container
034
Box Number
034
Additional Notes
Known as Rail-Road Hotel.
Bond: Wilson, James; Wade, Henry A.
14 signatures in support of petition.
Receipt to keep a tavern.
Approved.
April term.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #074
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
Year
1831
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Allexander, Elizabeth
Alexander, William
Bell, Francis
Bright, Mary
Brown, Harriet
Davis, Mira
Davis, Nathaniel
Dickenson, Joseph
Dickenson, Mary
Gooden, William
Green, Cassa
Green, Sarah
Green, Walter
Harris, Stephen
Harris, Sussan
Henderson, Rebecca
Henderson, Sarah
Jackson, Elizabeth
Jenkins, Emanuel
King, David
Loney, James
Randall, Ann
Randall, John
Richards, James
Smith, Daniel
Snively, Mary
Tailor, Emelia
Tailor, Isaac
Thomas, Hetty
Thomas, Sussan
Tolson, Elmira
Tolson, William
Williams, James
Wilson, Elizabeth
Wilson, James
Search Terms
West Hempfield Twp.
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
West Hempfield Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #074
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Notes
ntered into Q&A 1993/03/05.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Allexander, Elizabeth.
Alexander, William.
Bell, Francis.
Bright, Mary.
Brown, Hariet.
Davis, Mira.
Davis, Nathaniel.
Dickenson, Joseph.
Dickenson, Mary.
Gooden, William.
Green, Cassa.
Green, Sarah.
Green, Walter.
Harris, Stephen.
Harris, Sussan.
Henderson, Rebecca
Henderson, Sarah.
Jackson, Elizabeth.
Jenkins, Emanuel.
King, David.
Loney, James.
Randall, Ann.
Randall, John.
Richards, James. Teacher.
Smith, Daniel.
Snively, Mary.
Tailor, Emelia.
Tailor, Isaac.
Thomas, Hetty.
Thomas, Sussan.
Tolson, Elmira.
Tolson, William.
Williams, James.
Wilson, Elizabeth.
Wilson, James.
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 1831 #115
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
Year
1831
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Wilson, James P.
Lowry, William.
Search Terms
Lancaster
Prisons
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 1831 #115
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Prison.
Payment of mileage for a transporting a Chester County prisoner.
Wilson, James P.
Lowry, William.
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 1827 #209
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
Grosch, Samuel S.
Johnston, Mary A.
Johnston, William
Jones, Eliza
Jones, Samuel
Kelley, Charles
Kelly, Charles
Kelly, Mary
Lentz, Hiram
McCafferty, James
McClosky, Ann
Plum, Phebe
Rathvon, Catharine
Rathvon, Eliza
Wilson, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #209
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1993/09/14.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Grosch, Samuel S. Teacher.
Johnston, Mary A.
Johnston, William.
Jones, Eliza.
Jones, Samuel.
Kelley, Charles.
Kelly, Charles.
Kelly, Mary.
Lentz, Hiram.
McCafferty, James.
McClosky, Ann.
Plum, Phebe.
Rathvon, Catharine.
Rathvon, Eliza.
Wilson, James.
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 1827 #315
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
Boltenstot, William
Brooks, Andrew
Brooks, George W.
Cromwell, Leah
Hamler, Alexander
Hamler, John
Jameson, Henry
Johnson, Mary Ann
Johnson, William
Kelley, Charles
Kelley, Mary
Kider, Curtis
Lynch, John
Malony, David
Malony, Martin
McGregor, Denis
McGregor, George
Miner, P. F.
Plat, Mary
Rice, Hester
Shafer, Daniel
Shill, Annesean
Shill, Maryann
Wilson, James
Wittich, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #315
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/03/25.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Boltenstot, William.
Brooks, Andrew.
Brooks, George W.
Cromwell, Leah.
Hamler, Alexander.
Hamler, John.
Jameson, Henry.
Johnson, Mary Ann.
Johnson, William.
Kelley, Charles. Age 10.
Kelley, Charles. Age 8.
Kelley, Mary.
Kider, Curtis.
Lynch, John.
Malony, David.
Malony, Martin.
McGregor, Denis.
McGregor, George.
Miner, P. F. Teacher.
Plat, Mary.
Rice, Hester.
Shafer, Daniel.
Shill, Annesean.
Shill, Maryann.
Wilson, James.
Wittich, John.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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