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The 1869 diary of Samuel R. Hess of Clay Township, Lancaster County : Mennonite, farmer & nurseryman

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo5667
Author
Hess, Samuel R.,
Date of Publication
c1997
Call Number
905.748 JHSCV v. 22
Author
Hess, Samuel R.,
Place of Publication
Ephrata, Pa
Publisher
Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley,
Date of Publication
c1997
Physical Description
viii, 48 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
Journal of the Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley ;
Notes
Includes index.
Summary
This issue contains the transcription of the 1869 diary of Clay Township resident Samuel R. Hess, and provides a day-to-day look at the life of a typical Mennonite farmer and businessman. The diary has been indexed by name and provides a list of local residents with whom Hess had contact with.
Subjects
Hess, Samuel R., - 1830-1906 - Diaries.
Mennonites - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Farmers - Pennsylvania
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History - 19th century - Personal narratives.
Additional Author
Spohn, Clarence E.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
905.748 JHSCV v. 22
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The agricultural stability of the Old Order Amish and Old Order Mennonites of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

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Author
Kollmorgen, Walter M.
Call Number
630.973 K81
Author
Kollmorgen, Walter M.
Physical Description
233-241 p.
Notes
In: The American Journal of Sociology, v.49, no.3 (Nov. 1943)
Subjects
Old Order Amish - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Old Order Mennonites - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Amish farmers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Agriculture - Pennsylvania - Lancaster, Pa.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
630.973 K81
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Amish agriculture and popular opinion in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo14399
Author
Deeben, John P.
Call Number
905.748 PMH v. 15 (April 1992)
Author
Deeben, John P.
Physical Description
p. 21 - 29.
Notes
In: Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage, v. 15 (April 1992).
Subjects
Amish farmers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Agriculture - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PMH v. 15 (April 1992)
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Call Number
MG 434, Box 021, Archives South, Amish culture.
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Physical Description
1 volume.
Notes
Please fill out a call slip for viewing.
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Summary
This book discusses many aspects of the Lancaster County Amish community. Several well-known Amish customs are mentioned throughout the newspaper clippings such as Rumspringa, barn raising, marriage season, and education. Other articles contain information about funeral customs, past-time activities, agriculture and other occupations. An article of special interest surrounds two Amish men arrested for religious beliefs.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Subjects
Amish - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Amish
Amish farmers.
Amish - United States.
Amish - Pennsylvania - Lancaster
Amish women.
Barns.
Carriages.
Funeral rites and ceremonies.
Horticulture.
Rumspringa.
Scrapbooks.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG 434, Box 021, Archives South, Amish culture.
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Articles of association of the Farmer's bank of Lancaster

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Corporate Author
Farmer's Bank of Lancaster (Lancaster, Pa.)
Date of Publication
[1810]
Call Number
Book 461 n.d. 1
Corporate Author
Farmer's Bank of Lancaster (Lancaster, Pa.)
Place of Publication
[Place of publication not identified]
Publisher
[publisher not identified],
Date of Publication
[1810]
Physical Description
7 pages ; 22 cm
Notes
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Book number 461 as assigned by Yeates.
Bound with Oration on masonry: delivered at St. John's church in the city of Philadelphia, at the request of the right worshipful Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, on St. John's day, June 24, 1811, by James Milnor. Philadelphia: J. Maxwell, 1811 -- Proposals, by Farrand and Nichholas for publishing by subscription ...The American Review of history and politics. Place not identified: publisher not identified, 1810 -- Proposals for publishing by subscription, a translation from the French, of. LeSages's historical genealogial chronological and geographical atlas. Philadelphia: Jane Aiken, 1819 -- A description of the chain bridge; invented by Judge Finley, of Fayette County Pennsylvania...Uniontown, Pa: William Campbell, 1811 -- The pioneeer, vol. I, no. IV, May 5, 1812 -- The Port folio (new series) by Oliver Oldschool, Esq. Philadelphia, Saturday, March 12, 1808 -- Annual discourse, delivered before the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts on the 13th of November 1810 by Joseph Hopkinson. Philadelphia: published by Bradford and Inskeep; Inseeep and Bradford, New York: and William M'Ilhenry, Boston, Sweeny & M'Kenzie, printers, 1810 -- Reply to Mr. Burke's invective against Mr. Cooper, and Mr. Watt, in the House of Commons on the30th of April, 1792, by Thomas Cooper. London: printed for J. Johnson, in St. Paul's Church Yard; and M Falkner and Co., Manchester, M,DCC,XCII (1792) -- Narrative of the proceedings against Thomas Cooper, esquire, president judge of the eighth judiciary district of Pennsylvania, on a charge of official misconduct. Lancaster: printed by William Hamilton, 1811; -- [Narrative on the title of West Florida]. Place not identified:published not identified. date not identified -- Observations on the conduct of our executive towards Spain. Place not identified:publisher not identified. date not identified -- Letters, addressed to the people of Pennsylvania respecting the internal improvement, of the commonwealth; by means of roads and canals by William J. Duane. Philadelphia: printed by Jane Aiken, No 71, North Third Street, 18ll --An address of the members of the House of Representatives, of the Congress of the United States, to their consitutents, on the subject of the war with Great Britain. Philadelphia: printed at the office of the United States' Gazette, date not identified; Documents and facts, relative to military events, during the late war by Jno. P. Boyd. Place not identified:published not identified. date not identified-- Darstellung des in Baltimore am 27 und 28sten Julii, 1812, gemachten Angriffs auf die presfreyheit, und das leben der Bertheidiger defelben. Philadelphia: gedruct bey Conrad Zentler, in der Zwenten Stresse, unterhalb der Regs Strasse, 1812 -- Plan of an improved system of the money-concerns of the Union by Erick Bollman, M.D. Philadelphia: printed for the auther. Wiliam Fry, printer, Walnut, near Fifth Street, 1816; Articles of the Farmer's Bank of Lancaster. Place not idenifiied: Printed by Hugh Hamilton, date not identified.
Subjects
Farmer's Bank of Lancaster (Lancaster, Pa.)
Three-
Three-quarters leather on marbled boards (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 461 n.d. 1
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Central Market : cornerstone of the Lancaster community

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Author
Aleci Linda S.
Date of Publication
2009
Call Number
352.5 A367
Author
Aleci Linda S.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
The Friends of Central Market ;
Date of Publication
2009
Physical Description
90 p. : ill. : 22 x 27 cm.
Notes
With photographs by Richard K. Kent.
Subjects
Central Market (Lancaster, Pa.)
Farmers' markets - Pennsylvania - Lancaster.
Additional Author
Kent, Richard K.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
352.5 A367
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Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 1 James Buchanan
Object ID
JBFP 1.2.1.016
Date Range
1868/04/23
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Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 1 James Buchanan
Description
Check written on Farmers’ National Bank of Lancaster by James Buchanan to Esther Parker in the amount of $160. Lancaster.
Custodial History
The James Buchanan Family Papers were collected by the James Buchanan Foundation for the Preservation of Wheatland. This collection was relocated from the Wheatland mansion to the LancasterHistory archives in the Spring of 2009. Digitization of the James Buchanan Family Papers was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
1868/04/23
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Parker, Esther
Subjects
Farmer’s Bank of Lancaster (Lancaster, Pa.)
Search Terms
Checks
Farmer’s Bank of Lancaster
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan, 8.5 x 3 in.
Object Name
Check, Bank
Language
English
Accession Number
JBMS1996.142
Object ID
JBFP 1.2.1.016
Parent Object ID
JBFP Part 1 Series 2
Other Number
JBFP Part 1, Series 2, Subseries 1, Folder 16
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
JBFP Part 1, Box 4
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.
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Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 1 James Buchanan
Object ID
JBFP 1.2.1.017
Date Range
1868/04/24
  1 document     2 images  
Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 1 James Buchanan
Description
Handwritten cashier’s check on the Farmers’ National Bank of Lancaster by James Buchanan to Thomas Gordon in the amount of $54. Wheatland.
Custodial History
The James Buchanan Family Papers were collected by the James Buchanan Foundation for the Preservation of Wheatland. This collection was relocated from the Wheatland mansion to the LancasterHistory archives in the Spring of 2009. Digitization of the James Buchanan Family Papers was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
1868/04/24
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Gordon, Thomas
Subjects
Farmer’s Bank of Lancaster (Lancaster, Pa.)
Search Terms
Checks
Farmer's Bank of Lancaster
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan, 7.5 x 3.25 in.
Object Name
Check, Bank
Language
English
Accession Number
JBMS1996.135
Object ID
JBFP 1.2.1.017
Parent Object ID
JBFP Part 1 Series 2
Other Number
JBFP Part 1, Series 2, Subseries 1, Folder 17
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
JBFP Part 1, Box 4
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.
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Col James Duffy of Marietta entertains the Farmers' Club, 1881-1888

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Author
Loose, John Ward Willson.
Date of Publication
1972.
to the Farmers' Club, at his Thursday, June 12, 1884, at 3 1 / 2 o'c An early answer is requested. Special train leaves Broad Street Station returning you to New York at 10 P-M. "The invited guest had been reared on a farm. He had fur- rowed corn and cradled grain in his youth, but had not dined with a farmer
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Author
Loose, John Ward Willson.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1972.
Physical Description
[94]-116 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 76, no. 2
Subjects
Duffy, James W., - 1818-1888.
Farmers' Club of Pennsylvania.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 76, number 2 (1972), p. 94-116Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.76
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