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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
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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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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #011
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
Cooper, Catharine
Doyle, Henry
Jameson, Henry
Kelly, Mary
Lentz, David
Longenecker, Charlotte
McClellan, Mary Jane
McCulloch, Susanna
McKloskey, Martha
McNeal, Hannah
Myer, John
Neblow, Elizabeth
Rathvon, Jacob
Sands, Rachael
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #011
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/02/02.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Cooper, Catharine.
Doyle, Henry.
Jameson, Henry.
Kelly, Mary.
Lentz, David.
Longenecker, Charlotte.
McClellan, Mary Jane.
McCulloch, Susanna. Teacher.
McKloskey, Martha.
McNeal, Hannah.
Myer, John.
Neblow, Elizabeth.
Rathvon, Jacob.
Sands, Rachael.
Wilson, 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 1823 #038
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
1823
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Wilson, William
Melfern, John
Grubb, Mack
Walker, John
Flanagan, Peter
Chambers, Joseph
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 1823 #038
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Notes
Entered into Q&A May 3, 2001.
Additional Notes
Mayor's court.
Courthouse.
Payment for apprehending and bringing before the court.
Chambers, Joseph. City constable.
Wilson, William.
Melfern, John.
Grubb, Mack.
Walker, John.
Flanagan, Peter.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1817 F018
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1817
People
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: assault and battery
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1817 F018
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
17.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Assault and battery.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1882 F078
Description Level
Fonds
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
1882
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Shaffer, Annie
Sentman, Harriet
Wilson, William H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Little Britain Twp.
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1882 F078
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Sentman, Harriet.
Administrator: Wilson, William H.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #396
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
Charles, Benjamin
Charles, Julian
Kellogg, Lewis
Lentz, David
Nagle, Emanuel
Nagle, Henry
Sand, William
Sands, Rachael
Wilson, Thomas
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #396
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/05/27.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Charles, Benjamin.
Charles, Julian.
Kellogg, Lewis. Teacher.
Lentz, David.
Nagle, Emanuel.
Nagle, Henry.
Sand, William.
Sands, Rachael.
Wilson, Thomas.
Wilson, William.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1821 F056 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
1821
People
Fisher, John
Wiertz, John
Fisher, Henry
Vance, David
Sheaffer, Frederick
Wilson, William
Miller, Adam
Wagner, Frederick
Crull, Henry
Kelly, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: assault and battery
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1821 F056 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: John Wiertz, Henry Fisher, David Vance, Frederick Sheaffer, William Wilson, Adam Miller, Frederick Wagner, Henry Crull.
Assault and battery on John Kelly.
5 items, 5 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 1829 #208
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
Charles, Benjamin
Charles, Juliana
Davis, William
Kelley, Mary
Lentz, Davia
Sands, Rachael
Sands, William
Swain, Isaac N.
Wilson, Thomas
Wilson, William D.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #208
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/04/15.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Charles, Benjamin.
Charles, Juliana.
Davis, William.
Kelley, Mary.
Lentz, Davia.
Sands, Rachael.
Sands, William.
Swain, Isaac N. Teacher.
Wilson, Thomas.
Wilson, William D.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
JAN 1889 F015 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
1889
People
Watson, William
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1889 F015 QS
Case Number
11.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Felonious entry
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 #112
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
Charles, Benjamin
Charles, Juliana
Davis, William
Dohorty, John
Doughorty, Mary
Jones, Elizabeth
Jones, Samuel
Kelley, Mary
Swain, Isaac N.
Wilson, Thomas
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #112
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/03/23.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Charles, Benjamin.
Charles, Juliana.
Davis, William.
Dohorty, John.
Doughorty, Mary.
Jones, Elizabeth.
Jones, Samuel.
Kelley, Mary.
Swain, Isaac N. Teacher.
Wilson, Thomas.
Wilson, William.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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