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Collection
General Thomas Welsh Family Papers
Object ID
MG0828_SeriesF_F06
Date Range
1862/11/22
Description Level
Item
Collection
General Thomas Welsh Family Papers
Description
Advertisements for businesses, services, and products in Columbia, Pennsylvania. The Columbia Spy, 22 November 1862.
Admin/Biographical History
Thomas Welsh (1824-1863) was a Lancaster County native (born and raised in Columbia), who rose from hardscrabble origins to local fame, first as a Mexican War hero, and then as a brigadier general during the Civil War. He was well known and well respected as a no nonsense officer, for his leadership and gallantry in battle, for his dedication to the service of his country, and for his concern for the welfare of his men. See MG0828 for more biographical information.
Custodial History
Organized by Richard C. Wiggin prior to donation.
Date Range
1862/11/22
Creation Date
1862/11/22
Creator
Columbia spy (Columbia, Pa.)
Subjects
Columbia spy (Columbia, Pa.)
Columbia (Pa.)
Advertisements
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Search Terms
Columbia, Lancaster County
Columbia Spy
Advertisements
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Newspaper clippings
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan
Object Name
Advertisement
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2020-11-07
Object ID
MG0828_SeriesF_F06
Parent Object ID
MG0828_SeriesF
Other Numbers
TW-F-XX-21b
Classification
MG0828
MG0828_SeriesF
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives North
Container
MG0828 Box 2
Notes
Added to PP 12/29/2020 by HST
Provenance: Passed down through the family, Blanton Charles Welsh to Emilie Benson (Welsh) Wiggin to Nancy Jane (Wiggin) Townsend. Acquired from: Chuck Townsend, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2016/05/15.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Please use digital images and transcriptions when available. Original documents may be used by appointment. Please contact research@lancasterhistory.org at least two weeks prior to visit.
Copyright
Images have been provided for research purposes only. Please contact research@lancasterhistory.org for a high-resolution image and permission to publish.
LancasterHistory retains the rights to the digital images and content presented. The doctrine of fair use allows limited use of copyrighted material without permission from the copyright holder. Fair use includes comment, criticism, teaching, and private scholarship. Any images and data downloaded, printed or photocopied for these purposes should provide a citation. All other uses beyond those allowed by fair use require written permission.
Permission for reproduction and/or publication must be obtained in writing from LancasterHistory. Some items are photocopies from other collections--researchers must obtain permission for reproduction and publication from the owner of the original material.
Persons wishing to publish any material from this site must assume all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright or other use restrictions. Publication fees may apply.
Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
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Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Object ID
MG0096 F027 In01
Date Range
1851/11/25
  1 document     2 images  
Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Description
Broadside for a public sale of James Buchanan’s property on Orange Street in Lancaster. The sale was to take place on 6 December 1851. Lancaster. 25 November 1851.
Custodial History
Digitization of the James Buchanan Collection was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
1851/11/25
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Subjects
Advertisements
Broadsides
Real property
Auctions
Real property auctions
Lancaster (Pa.)
Search Terms
Advertisements
Broadsides
Real estate
Auctions
Real estate auctions
Public sales
Orange Street
Lancaster
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan, 40 x 27 cm
Object Name
Advertisement
Language
English
Object ID
MG0096 F027 In01
Parent Object ID
MG0096
Other Number
MG-0096, Folder 027, Insert 01
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
MG-0096, Box 1
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
Please use digital images and transcriptions when available. Original documents may be used by appointment. Please contact archives@lancasterhistory.org at least two weeks prior to visit.
Copyright
Images have been provided for research purposes only. Please contact archives@lancasterhistory.org for a high-resolution image and permission to publish.
LancasterHistory retains the rights to the digital images and content presented. The doctrine of fair use allows limited use of copyrighted material without permission from the copyright holder. Fair use includes comment, criticism, teaching, and private scholarship. Any images and data downloaded, printed or photocopied for these purposes should provide a citation. All other uses beyond those allowed by fair use require written permission.
Permission for reproduction and/or publication must be obtained in writing from LancasterHistory. Some items are photocopies from other collections--researchers must obtain permission for reproduction and publication from the owner of the original material.
Persons wishing to publish any material from this site must assume all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright or other use restrictions. Publication fees may apply.
Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.
Images
Documents
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Advertising / Advertising agencies - Information file

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo21324
Call Number
Information file - Advertising / Advertising agencies
Notes
Information files are created for specific subjects that are associated with Lancaster County, e.g. "Rebman's scrap pile", "Ten-hour house". The files contain newspaper and magazine articles about the subject.
Subjects
Advertising - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Information File
Call Number
Information file - Advertising / Advertising agencies
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The advertising and promotional collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo4106
Call Number
MG-153, Archives South
  1 website  
Physical Description
.2 cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by subject.
Summary
The collection contains advertising and promotional materials for a wide variety of businesses and organizations. Included are items from manufacturing, department and clothing stores, entertainment, grocery stores, restaurants, service providers, and clubs. Of special interest is the use of both English and German in a brochure from the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., as well as in the soap-making directions from the Pennsylvania Salt Co. Also, a 1921 program from Lancaster's Colonial Theatre and boxing programs listing Leo Houck.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Advertising - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Pamphlets - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-153, Archives South
Websites
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Advertising rhymes: of the latest thoughts to aid humanity in the enjoyment of good food and correct living / by S.K. Nissley

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3433
Author
Nissley, S. K.
Date of Publication
1906.
Call Number
811 N726
Author
Nissley, S. K.
Place of Publication
[Lancaster, Pa.]
Publisher
Press of Pluck Art Printery,
Date of Publication
1906.
Physical Description
100m [2] p.; 25 cm.
Notes
On title page: "Prepared for quick use in newspaper advertising."
Index reprinted in front of book; page 2 printed upside down in bound copy.
Subjects
The Famous Lunch and Dining Rooms (Lancaster, Pa.)
Advertising copy - Pennyslvania - Lancaster.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
811 N726
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Airplanes, automobiles and commercial photography : the Darmstaetter collection, 1905-1941

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo125
Author
Lowing, Robert.
Date of Publication
1991
. Area businesses had joined in the excitement by purchasing advertisements congratulating "Lindy." Newspaper editors capi- talized on public interest in photographic information to sell advertising and subscriptions, just like the patriotic Liberty Loan Drives ten years earlier. Popular legend claims
  1 document  
Author
Lowing, Robert.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1991
Physical Description
[30]-45 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v.93, no. 2
Subjects
Darmstaetter Family.
Commercial photography - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Advertising - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 93, number 2 (1991), p. 30-45Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.93
Documents

edit_vol93no2pp30_45.pdf

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Call Number
MG-92, Archives South
  1 website  
Physical Description
5.5 cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by language.
Notes
Indexed alphabetically, chronologically, and by box and folder numbers. Series 1.0 is English; Series 2.0 is German.
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Summary
Collection consists of almanacs printed in Lancaster County, Pa. and other locations. In addition to general almanac information, many issues contain articles and poems about historical events and persons, as well as government and political information, housekeeping information and remedies, recipes, songs, titles of sheet music, music for a variety of instruments, times and places of the Meetings of Friends on the Continent of America, and engravings and descriptions of battles. Some almanacs are illustrated.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Subjects
Almanacs, American.
Almanacs, American - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Advertising.
Calendars.
Slavery.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-92, Archives South
Websites
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An illustrated history of paper advertising in the Cocalico Valley : 1795-1950

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17995
Author
Spohn, Clarence E.
Edition
Limited ed.
Date of Publication
2012.
Call Number
741.67 S762
Author
Spohn, Clarence E.
Edition
Limited ed.
Place of Publication
Ephrata, PA
Publisher
The Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley,
Date of Publication
2012.
Physical Description
240 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Notes
No. 149 of limited edition of 700 copies.
Summary
"A beautiful volume containing over 600 full color illustrations of local advertising from around the Cocalico Valley. Included in the book is the history of the various newspapers that were published in the Cocalico Valley, a selection of 19th and early 20th century public auction broadsides, and an outstanding sampling of advertising ephemera of area businesses. Accompanying each advertising item is a detailed history of the business which it prompted. Businessesinclude: general merchandise and dry goods stores, drug stores, clothing and shoe stores, grocery stores, hardware stores and lumber yards, hotels, etc." [from the Journal of the Historical Society Of The Cocalico Valley]
Subjects
Advertising, Newspaper.
Advertising, Magazine.
Advertising specialities.
Cocalico Creek Valley (Pa.) - History.
Additional Corporate Author
Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
741.67 S762
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Antique advertising : country store signs and products

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo18558
Author
Bertoia, Rich.
Date of Publication
2001.
Call Number
741.67 B545
Alternate Title
Country store signs and products
ISBN
0764314505 (paperback)
9780764314506 (paperback)
Author
Bertoia, Rich.
Place of Publication
Atglen, PA
Publisher
Schiffer Pub.,
Date of Publication
2001.
Physical Description
160 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
A Schiffer book for collectors
Notes
"With price guide"--Cover.
Subjects
Advertising specialties - United States - Catalogs.
General stores - United States - Catalogs.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
741.67 B545
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Armstrong's Advertising & Marketing Services Department, 1911-1994 : a fond farewell

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo6
Author
Early, William F.
Date of Publication
1996.
Author
Early, William F.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1996.
Physical Description
50-69 p. ; ill. 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 98, no. 2
Subjects
Armstrong Cork Company.
Marketing personnel.
Advertising departments.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 98, number 2 (1996), p. 50-69Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.98
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