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The Columbia-Philadelphia Railroad and its successor

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Author
Wilson, William Hasell,
Date of Publication
1985.
Call Number
385 W754
  1 website  
Responsibility
by William Hasell Wilson ; with introduction by Morris M. Green, Jr.
ISBN
0933788460 (pbk.)
Author
Wilson, William Hasell,
Uniform Title
Reminiscences of a railroad engineer
Place of Publication
York, PA
Publisher
American Canal & Transportation Center,
Date of Publication
1985.
Physical Description
72 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Reprint. Originally published: Reminiscences of a railroad engineer. 1896. With new front matter and some minor deletions.
Bibliography: p. 66.
Subjects
Pennsylvania Railroad - History.
Columbia-Philadelphia Railroad.
Columbia (Pa.) - History.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
385 W754
Websites
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Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1866 F002 P
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1866
People
Paxson, Henry
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Colerain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1866 F002 P
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
303
Box Number
303
Additional Notes
Wilson, William. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1835 F026
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1835
People
Wilson, William
James, Samuel
Butler, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1835 F026
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
29.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Assault and battery
James, Samuel
Butler, William
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
War of 1812 Militia Trials
Object ID
Militia 1815 F483
Description Level
Item
Collection
War of 1812 Militia Trials
Admin/Biographical History
Originating office not determined.
Court martial records of the Pennsylvania Militia from the War of 1812. Docket book entries include charges, pleadings, witness accounts, court minutes, and judgments. Summons papers include defendant's name, name of commanding officer, appearance date, and amount of fine.
System of Arrangement
Arranged by regiment and company, then numerically by case number.
Year
1815
People
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Militia 1815 F483
Case Number
691.000
Classification
RG 99-00 0244
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Captain Allison's Company.
Colonel Caldwell's Regiment.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1893 F034 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1893
People
Wilson, William A.
Hager, Mary
Wilson, Mary
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1893 F034 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
433
Box Number
433
Additional Notes
Pennsylvania Trust Company. Guardian of Mary Hager, formerly Mary Wilson.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1899 F026 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1899
People
Wilson, Isaac
Wilson, William H.
Wilson, Addison
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1899 F026 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
435
Box Number
435
Additional Notes
Wilson, William H.; Wilson, Addison. Executors.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1901 F023 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1901
People
Wilson, Sylvester
Wilson, William H.
Wilson, George M.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1901 F023 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
436
Box Number
436
Additional Notes
Wilson, William H.; Wilson, George M. Administrators.
1 item, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #345
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
1821
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Brown, Edward
Brown, Elenor
Brown, Hugh
Diver, Edward
Diver, Elizabeth
Diver, William
Hart, Elizabeth
Hart, Frederick
Hart, Thomas
McCorkel, Joseph
McCorkel, Thomas M.
Miller, John
Miller, Peter
Mills, Edward
MIlls, Mary Ann
Mills, Rebecca
Peters, John
Peters, Sarah
Shiner, Nancy
Shiner, Peggy
Shiner, Samuel
Speer, Edmund
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Rapho Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Rapho Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #345
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/01/08.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Names taken from Lancaster County Tax Records.
Brown, Hugh. Father of Edward Brown, age 11; Elenor Brown, age 7.
Diver, Edward. Father of William Diver, age 9; Elizabeth Diver, age 10.
Hart, Frederick. Father of Thomas Hart, age 6; Frederick Hart, age 8; Elizabeth Hart, age 10.
McCorkel, Thomas M. Father of Joseph McCorkel, age 6.
Miller, Peter. Father of John Miller, age 10; Peter Miller, age 8. Mills, Edward. Mary Ann MIlls, age 11; Edward Mills, age 7; Rebecca Mills, age 9.
Peters, John. Father of Sarah Peters, age 10; John Peters, age 8.
Shiner, Samuel. Father of Nancy Shiner, age 10; Peggy Shiner, age 8.
Speer, Edmund. Age 9. Orphan.
Wilson, William. Age 5. Orphan.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #004
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
1822
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Alen, Marx
Singer, Martin
Bear, Samuel
Bechtel, Isaac
Beidelman, Jacob
Bricker, George
Brubacher, Henry
Buch, Ephraim
Buch, John
Bucher, John
Carpenter, Christian Jr.
Clemsey, William
Dresher, Jacob
Engel, George
Fass, Samuel
Forney, Peter
Geyer, George
Greenberry, Teddyeort
Greiner, George
Hemp, Jacob
Heywood, John
Hildebrand, John
Humer, Abraham
Idel, John
Keemer, John
Kehler, John
Kerchner, David
Kerchner, John
Keul, Samuel
Keyser, Adam
Kilian, Jacob
Kittel, George
Klauser, Peter
Lang, George
Mellinger, John
Mihael, Samuel
Miller, George
Miller, Jacob
Miller, John
Muma, Peter
Neih, Henry
Neuman, Michael
Paton, Samuel
Poke, John
Ressler, George
Roth, Mihael
Rudy, Daniel
Ruhl, Christian
Sauer, Noa
Saymiller, Phillip
Sheit, John
Shreiner, Margaret
Siegmund, John
Smith, David
Swar, Christian
Snyder, John
Steip, Jacob
Tervilliger, Abraham
Werner, Mathias
Wilson, WIlliam
Witmeyer, John
Yost, Fred
Yung, Fred
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Warwick Twp.
Tax exonerations
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Warwick Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #004
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Entered into Q&A Mar 14, 2001.
Additional Notes
Tax exoneration.
Alen, Marx. Gone.
Singer, Martin. Tax collector.
Bear, Samuel.
Bechtel, Isaac. Gone.
Beidelman, Jacob. Gone.
Bricker, George. Gone.
Brubacher, Henry. Gone.
Buch, Ephraim. Poor.
Buch, John. Paid in Manheim Township.
Bucher, John. Gone.
Carpenter, Christian Jr.
Clemsey, William. Gone.
Dresher, Jacob. Gone.
Engel, George. Gone.
Fass, Samuel. Paid to John Batruff.
Forney, Peter. Gone.
Geyer, George.Gone.
Greenberry, Teddyeort. Poor.
Greiner, George. Gone.
Hemp, Jacob. Poor. Paid.
Heywood, John. Gone.
Hildebrand, John. Gone.
Hildon, David. Poor.
Humer, Abraham. Poor.
Idel, John. Gone.
Keemer, John. Gone.
Kehler, John.
Kerchner, David. Gone.
Kerchner, John. Poor.
Keul, Samuel. Gone.
Keyser, Adam. Gone.
Kilian, Jacob. Gone.
Kittel, George. Gone.
Klauser, Peter. Gone.
Lang, George. Gone.
Mellinger, John. Gone.
Mihael, Samuel. Poor.
Miller, George. Poor.
Miller, Jacob. Poor.
Miller, John. Not be found.
Muma, Peter. Poor.
Neih, Henry. Gone.
Neuman, Michael. Poor.
Paton, Samuel. Gone.
Poke, John. Gone.
Ressler, George. Gone.
Roth, Mihael. Poor.
Rudy, Daniel. Gone.
Ruhl, Christian. Not age.
Sauer, Noa. Not be found.
Saymiller, Phillip. Poor. Paid.
Sheit, John. Gone.
Shreiner, Margaret. Siegmund, John. Gone.
Smith, David. Poor.
Swar, Christian.
Snyder, John.
Steip, Jacob. Gone.
Tervilliger, Abraham. Gone.
Werner, Mathias. Poor.
Wilson, WIlliam. Gone.
Witmeyer, John. Poor.
Yost, Fred. Poor.
Yung, Fred. Poor.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1874 F028 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
1874
People
Wilson, William
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: adultery
Charge: surety of the peace
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1874 F028 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Adultery; surety of the peace.
Case numbers: 14, 15.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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