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The account book of Jacob Tanger (1796-1849) : continued by his son Jacob (1825-1870)

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo12640
Author
Tanger, Jacob ,
Date of Publication
2001.
Call Number
664.9 T164
Author
Tanger, Jacob ,
Place of Publication
Computer printout
Date of Publication
2001.
Notes
The Tangers operated a butcher shop. The elder Tanger apparently was a day-laborer before becoming a butcher.
Subjects
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Business records - Pennsylvania - York County.
Additional Author
Tanger, Jacob ,
Weiser, Frederick.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
664.9 T164
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The Adam Reigart collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo12723
Author
Reigart, Adam.
Call Number
MG-122, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Reigart, Adam.
Physical Description
.5 cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by subject.
Summary
This local merchant's collection includes many items related to his business. They include his licenses to sell wines and spirits, his postage accounts, financial and legal transactions, many orders for wines and spirits, correspondence, statements, an invoice, and numerous receipts. There is also a stock certificate and some items relating to his household.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Family records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Letters.
Stock certificates - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-122, Archives South
Websites
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Adam Reigart Jr., John S. Murphy collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13909
Author
Murphy, John S.
Call Number
MG-331, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Murphy, John S.
Physical Description
1.5 cu. ft.
Summary
Collection contains correspondence between Adam Reigart, Jr. and his family in Lancaster and Philip Wager and his family in Philadelphia. The letters are primarily from the early nineteenth century and provide information about family illness, travel, visits, business, and family chatter. The receipts and invoices show purchases made in Lancaster and Philadelphia, especially clothing, fabric, dry goods, and meat. The remainder of the collection is made up of newspaper articles, books, and an album of poetry and drawings. The items were housed in a gig trunk which is now in the museum collection.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Reigart, Adam, - 1765-1844.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Family records.
Merchants - Pennsylvania.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-331, Archives South
Websites
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The American Association of University Women collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3745
Call Number
MG3, Archives South
  1 website  
Physical Description
2.25 cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by subject. Arranged chronologically.
Summary
Papers of the Lancaster College Club, later the Lancaster, Pa. branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Contains histories, handbooks, minutes of meetings and committees, and reports of the research committee. Yearbooks from 1928-1984, incomplete.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Lancaster College Club.
Associations, institutions, etc. - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Women - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Clubs - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Yearbooks.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG3, Archives South
Websites
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The American Revolution Bicentennial in Lancaster County collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo2886
Call Number
MG-20, Archives South
MG-20, Archives South, Book 1, Bicentennial Celebration, April 1
MG-20, Archives South, Book 2, Bicentennial Celebration, May 197
MG-20, Archives South, Book 3, Bicentennial Celebration, October
MG-20, Archives South, Book 4, Bicentennial Celebration, March 1
MG-20, Archives South, Book 5, Bicentennial Celebration, June 19
MG-20, Archives South, Book 6, Bicentennial Celebration, Septemb
  1 website  
Physical Description
6 cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Arranged by subject and area celebrations.
Summary
Collection contains materials relating to the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the American Revolution in 1976. Most of the material is from countywide activities, but includes records from some towns. Contains minutes, newspaper clippings, program correspondence, photographs, and audio-tapes.
The six volumes that make up the Bicentennial Celebration, April 1971- February 1977 scrapbooks are a compilation of published materials such as newspaper articles, magazine articles, broadsides, brochures and pamphlets. The materials relay information about the actions of the Lancaster County Bicentennial Committee including meetings, mailings and events. The committee chose the "Hands of Liberty" theme for the committee and upcoming celebration. The theme was present on every mailing sent out by the committee and can be found on most of the materials within the scrapbooks. See finding aid for details and conditions for access.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
The Lancaster County Bicentennial Committee was established in order to arrange events throughout the county to celebrate the 200th year anniversary of the American Revolution. The committee officers were as follows: Donald G. Goldstrom, president; Frank C. Fryburg, vice-president; Harold E. Frey, treasurer; Jack W. W. Loose, secretary; and Sally Jarvis, publicity committee chairman. The Lancaster County Bicentennial Committee was commissioned by the Pennsylvania Department of Commerce. The committee met from 1971-1977.
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
United States
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976 - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Scrapbooks.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-20, Archives South
MG-20, Archives South, Book 1, Bicentennial Celebration, April 1
MG-20, Archives South, Book 2, Bicentennial Celebration, May 197
MG-20, Archives South, Book 3, Bicentennial Celebration, October
MG-20, Archives South, Book 4, Bicentennial Celebration, March 1
MG-20, Archives South, Book 5, Bicentennial Celebration, June 19
MG-20, Archives South, Book 6, Bicentennial Celebration, Septemb
Websites
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Andrew B. Rote collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17068
Author
Rote, Andrew B.
Call Number
MG-363, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Rote, Andrew B.
Physical Description
1.5 cubic ft.
Summary
Collection contains the business records of C.V. Rote & Co., which later became A. B. Rote & Co. The Lancaster company specialized in awnings and ironwork. Deeds, mortgages, and other property records are for property owned by the Rotes and used for their business. The record books of the company show accounting, clients, cash flow, bids, and inventory. A catalog of architectural bronze and iron works illustrates their products. There are also stock certificates for a number of local and regional businesses such as Farmers Trust Company, Union Trust Company, and Meadia Heights Golf Club.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Rote, Charles V.
Bender, Jacob F.
Holman, John W.
C. V. Rote & Co. (Lancaster, Pa.)
A. B. Rote & Co.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Deeds - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-363, Archives South
Websites
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The Andrew J. Steinman collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3768
Author
Steinman, Andrew J.
Call Number
MG-66, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Steinman, Andrew J.
Physical Description
1.75 cubic ft.
Summary
This collection contains the personal and business papers of the Steinman family. Andrew J. was a lawyer. His wife was the daughter of John M. Hale, also a lawyer, and the collection includes some of his correspondence. Most of the collection is legal records and correspondence of Andrew J. There is a also a daybook for the John F. Steinman Hardware Store, 1811-1819.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Hale, John M.
Lancaster Broadcasting Service (Pa.) - WKJC.
Mason-Dixon Radio Group.
Steinman Hardware Company (Lancaster, Pa.).
Lancaster Intelligencer (Pa.).
Family records.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Hardware stores - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
United States
Letters.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-66, Archives South
Websites
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The Benjamin Amos Eby and Fulton Grocery bills of sale collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15700
Author
Eby, Benjamin Amos.
Call Number
MG-323, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Eby, Benjamin Amos.
Physical Description
1cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by subject.
Notes
Folders 15, 18, 26, and 27 were processed by 4 interns from Lancaster Country Day School on 9 January 2004. Processing was completed in February 2006.
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Summary
This collection of billheads shows purchases made by Mr. Eby of items to be sold in his grocery store and for his personal use. Fulton Grocery was located at Plum and Frederick Streets in Lancaster. The items include meat, dairy, coffees and teas, biscuits, soaps, canned goods, automobile services, and confectioners. The businesses represented are local, regional, and national.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Subjects
Fulton Grocery (Lancaster, Pa.).
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Billheads - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-323, Archives South
Websites
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Bills of sale collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15544
Call Number
MG-253, Archives South
  1 website  
Physical Description
12 folders.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by subject.
Summary
Collection contains billheads for purchases made at Lancaster County businesses or by residents of the county. Most show name of customer, item(s) purchased, cost, location and description of business, date of purchase, and date of payment.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-253, Archives South
Websites
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