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100th Anniversary : First English Lutheran Church, Columbia, Pennsylvania, 1850-1950

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17689
Date of Publication
1950.
Call Number
284.1 O58
Place of Publication
[S.l
Publisher
s.n.] ;
Date of Publication
1950.
Physical Description
39 p. : ill.,ports.; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes membership list.
Subjects
First English Lutheran Church (Columbia, Pa.) - History.
Lutheran Church - Pennsylvania - Columbia.
Columbia (Pa.) - Church history.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
284.1 O58
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125th anniversary, Columbia Lodge No. 286 F. & A.M. : Constituted February 16, 1854, A.D. 1854-A.L. 5854

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13543
Date of Publication
1979.
Call Number
366.1 C726
Place of Publication
[s.l
Publisher
s.n.]
Date of Publication
1979.
Physical Description
29 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Yohe, Walter E. "History of Columbia Lodge no. 286".
Subjects
Freemasons - Columbia (Pa.) - Lodge No. 286.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
366.1 C726
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Address delivered at the unveiling of a bronze tablet to John Wright, pioneer ferryman

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo2305
Author
Beck, Herbert Huebener,
Date of Publication
1931
. Incidentally, whenever I come to Columbia I remember much else. I remember Columbia as a center, for a long century, of another picturesque interest,—rafting; I remember the town as the center of a great canal sys- tem; then as an early railroad center; I remember it happily for its past mem- ories of shad
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Author
Beck, Herbert Huebener,
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1931
Physical Description
199-201 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 35, no. 8
Subjects
Wright, John, - 1667-1749.
Columbia (Pa.) - History.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 35, number 8 (1931), p. 199-204Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.35
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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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Alphabetical directory of Columbia containing the names of citizens, and a complete street and business directory

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo19
Call Number
917.4815 D598c (Yr.)
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
The Bothway Directory Co.
Physical Description
v. 24 cm.
Notes
1919 ed. published by Clover Press, Columbia, Pa.
Library has 1916 and 1919 (photocopy).
Subjects
Columbia (Pa.) - Directories.
Columbia (Pa.) - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Reference
Call Number
917.4815 D598c (Yr.)
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An old turnpike-road; with mere mention of some persons and places incident therto

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3789
Author
Gossler, Jacob L.
Date of Publication
1888.
Call Number
974.80085 G697
Author
Gossler, Jacob L.
Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
The Baker & Taylor co.,
Date of Publication
1888.
Physical Description
122 p. 21 cm.
Summary
Written in 1888 , the author writes about Pennsylvania history and his personal experiences.
Subjects
Lancaster County (Pa.)
Susquehanna River.
Columbia (Pa.)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.80085 G697
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Collection
General Thomas Welsh Family Papers
Object ID
MG0828_SeriesA_F01_It01a
Date Range
1840/06/23 to 1843/08/29
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Description Level
Item
Collection
General Thomas Welsh Family Papers
Description
Miscellaneous notes and sketches written by Thomas Welsh, including: 1) A sketch about the amount of money the public had to pay for Queen Victoria's wedding, evidently copied from the Philadelphia Ledger. 2) A notice of the death of General Thomas Sumpter [Sumter] of South Carolina, evidently copied from the Philadelphia Ledger, June 23, 1840. 3) A note about the population of Lowell, Mass. being top heavy in favor of females, evidently from the Times, Philadelphia. 4) A note about the suicide death (by starvation) of John Jordan, from the Columbia Spy. 5) A mock newspaper article about Thomas Welsh leaving Columbia August 29, 1843 for Baltimore and Washington.
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
Cataloged by Richard C. Wiggin prior to donation.
System of Arrangement
The collection is arranged in series:
Series A Thomas Welsh before the Mexican War
Series B Mexican War, 1846-1848
Series C Between the Mexican War and the Civil War, 1848-1861
Series D Ciivil War
Series E Post-Civil War
Series F Miscellaneous Family Papers
Date Range
1840/06/23 to 1843/08/29
Creation Date
1840-1843
Year Range From
1840
Year Range To
1843
Creator
Welsh, Thomas, 1824-1863
People
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain
Jordan, John
Sumter, Thomas
Welsh, Thomas
Subjects
Death notices
Philadelphia ledger
Transcription
Columbia Spy
Times (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Newspaper clippings
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Search Terms
Death notices
Philadelphia ledger
Transcription
Columbia Spy
Times (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Newspaper clippings
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Extent
1 item, 1 page to scan
Object Name
Article
Language
English
Condition
Good
Condition Date
2020-06-25
Condition Notes
Reasonably good condition, with slight discoloration and some edge deterioration. It is bound as part of a packet that includes TW-A-XX-01 through TW-A-XX-01(u). This is on the backside of TW-A-XX-01.
Object ID
MG0828_SeriesA_F01_It01a
Parent Object ID
MG0828_SeriesA
Other Numbers
TW-A-XX-01(a)
Classification
MG0828
MG0828_SeriesA
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives North
Container
MG0828 Box 1
Notes
Added to PP 12/19/2020 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.
Images
Documents
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Author
Strine, John Jacob.
Date of Publication
n.d.
Call Number
284.1 S918b
Author
Strine, John Jacob.
Place of Publication
Typescript
Date of Publication
n.d.
Physical Description
unpaged ; 29 cm.
Notes
Bound with Baptisms, 1810-1869 by Rev. J. J. Strine, Columbia, PA.
Listed by date.
Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rineer's "Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County" page 67 #3.
Baptisms 1815-1869 all available on database in library.
Subjects
Conestoga Lutheran Church (Conestoga, Pa.)
Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church (Columbia, Pa.)
Registers of births, etc. - Pennsylvania - Lancaster
Pennsylvania - Lancaster - Genealogy
Location
Lancaster History Library - Church Record
Call Number
284.1 S918b
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Bellmont Mansion: an exercise in archival excavation

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Author
Shirk, Willis L.
Date of Publication
2000.
Author
Shirk, Willis L.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society ,
Date of Publication
2000.
Physical Description
4-23 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v.101, no. 3.
Subjects
Blunston, Samuel , - 2689-1745.
Wright, Susanna , - 1697-1784.
Architecture - Pennsylvania - Columbia.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 101, number 3 (2000), p. 4-23Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.101, no.3
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Bethel African Methodist Church in Lancaster : prolegomenon to a social history

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Author
Hopkins, Leroy.
Date of Publication
1986.
and significant center of the free Afro-American community in the 19th Century.' �206 JOURNAL Bethel A.M.E. Church is the largest church of its denomination in Lan- caster County — there being A.M.E. churches in Marietta and Columbia as well. The fact that Bethel"s membership is almost six times greater than
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Author
Hopkins, Leroy.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1986.
Physical Description
205-236 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 90, no. 4
Subjects
Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Lancaster, Pa.) - History.
St. James' African Church (Lancaster, Pa.) - History.
African Americans - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
African Americans - Pennsylvania - Columbia.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 90, number 4 (1986), p. 205-236Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.90
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