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Abraham H. Good family papers

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17211
Author
Good, Abraham H.
Call Number
MG-542, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Good, Abraham H.
Physical Description
.25 cubic ft.
Summary
This collection contains letters written to Abraham and Dianna Good, including correspondence during the Civil War. There are also business papers of Mr. Good.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Letters - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Family records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-542, Archives South
Websites
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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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Alice Ferree Todd papers

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Author
Todd, Alice Ferree,
Call Number
MG-698, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Todd, Alice Ferree,
Physical Description
1 cu. ft.
Summary
This collection contains 119 letters and documents listed to Alice Ferree Todd (1845-1930), previously held at the Brinckerhoff estate in Fishkill, NY. The majority of the letters are from Alice Ferree Todd to her husband Moses Hampton Todd (1945-1935). The remaining are correspondences between Alice and her family (sisters and other relatives) as well as mortgages/deeds signed by James Barr Ferree, Alice's father.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Letters.
Family records. - Pennsylvania.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-698, Archives South
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Amazing Grace / letters to the editor

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo11302
Author
Behrens, Grace E. ,
Date of Publication
2002.
Call Number
809.6 B421
Responsibility
by Grace E. Behrens.
Author
Behrens, Grace E. ,
Place of Publication
[Lancaster, Pa.]
Publisher
Unitarian Universalist Church of Lancaster, Pa. :
Date of Publication
2002.
Physical Description
96 p. : cover ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes letters about Grace Behrens by other letter writers John W.W. Loose, Jeannet Pitz, John Fry, Ralph Lindsay and G. Denlinger Cox.
The letters of Grace E. Behrens found in this book were previously published all or in part by Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.
Subjects
Behrens, Grace E.
Letters to the editor - Pennsylvania - Lancaster .
Additional Author
Jackson, Paula E.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
809.6 B421
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The Andrew J. Steinman collection

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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
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The annexation of greater Lancaster, Manheim Township

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo18151
Author
Groff, John M.
Call Number
MG 434, Box 024, Archives South, Book 1, The annexation of great
MG 434, Box 025, Archives South, Book 2, The annexation of great
  1 website  
Responsibility
compiled by John M. Groff.
Author
Groff, John M.
Physical Description
2 volumes.
Arrangement of Material
Book 1, The annexation of greater Lancaster, Manheim Township, 1947-1952. Book 2, The annexation of greater Lancaster, Manheim Township, 1947-1952.
Notes
Please fill out a call slip for viewing.
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Summary
These scrapbooks address the development of Manheim Township. There is a variety of correspondence discussing the boundary lines between Greater Lancaster and Manheim Township and the impact they would have on the community. The books show the debates between Kendig C. Bare with Simplex Paper Box Corporation and John M. Groff with Armstrong Cork Company. The newspaper clippings give a wider community view of the complex problems in developing new boundary lines, including taxes and education.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Subjects
Bare, Kendig C.
Simplex Paper Box Corporation.
Armstrong World Industries.
Letters.
Scrapbooks.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History, local.
Lancaster (Pa.)
Manheim Township (Lancaster County, Pa.)
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG 434, Box 024, Archives South, Book 1, The annexation of great
MG 434, Box 025, Archives South, Book 2, The annexation of great
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Collection
Robert Fulton Collection
Object ID
MG0102
Date Range
1909
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Robert Fulton Collection
Description
The Robert Fulton Collection contains souvenir programs, a poem by William Riddle, and a scrapbook.
Custodial History
Added to database 5 February 2019.
Date Range
1909
Date of Accumulation
1909
Creator
LancasterHistory (Organization)
People
Fulton, Robert
Hudson, Henry
Riddle, William
Subjects
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Ephemera
Letters
Postcards
Programs (Publications)
Scrapbooks
Telegrams
Search Terms
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Ephemera
Finding aids
Letters
Manuscript groups
Newspaper clippings
Postcards
Programs
Scrapbooks
Telegrams
Extent
1 box, 4 folders, .25 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0102
Other Numbers
MG-102
Other Number
MG-102
Classification
MG0102
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 3
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Access Conditions / Restrictions
No restrictions.
Copyright
Collection may not be photocopied. Please direct questions to Research Center Staff at research@lancasterhistory.org.
Permission for reproduction and/or publication must be obtained in writing from LancasterHistory.
Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Documents
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Collection
F. W. Woolworth Collection
Object ID
MG0105
Date Range
1904-1979
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
F. W. Woolworth Collection
Description
The F. W. Woolworth Collection contains materials related to the F. W. Woolworth Store, including anniversary booklets, dinner menu, event program, and annual reports.
Admin/Biographical History
The first successful F. W. Woolworth Store opened in Lancaster, PA in July 1879.
Custodial History
Cataloged prior to 1997; added to database 19 February 2019.
Date Range
1904-1979
Year Range From
1904
Year Range To
1979
Date of Accumulation
1904-1979
Creator
LancasterHistory (Organization)
People
Landis, James D.
Woolworth, Frank Winfield
Subjects
Annual reports
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Ephemera
F.W. Woolworth Company
Letters
Menus
Programs (Publications)
Sales catalogs
Variety stores
Search Terms
Annual reports
Catalogs
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Correspondence
Ephemera
F. W. Woolworth Co.
Finding aids
Letters
Manuscript groups
Menus
Newspaper clippings
Programs
Stores
Extent
1 box, 4 folders, .2 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0105
Other Numbers
MG-105
Other Number
MG-105
Classification
MG0105
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 3
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Original documents may be used by appointment. Please contact research@lancasterhistory.org at least two weeks prior to visit.
Copyright
Collection may not be photocopied. Please direct questions to Research Center Staff at research@lancasterhistory.org.
Permission for reproduction and/or publication must be obtained in writing from LancasterHistory.
Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Documents
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Collection
Business and Industry Collection
Object ID
MG0107
Date Range
1874-present
. H. Merlier, Franz de Nissley, J. Richard Miley, Frank D. Barto, J. Wilson Wiggins, J. B. Wiggins, J. F. Subject Headings: Advertisements Business enterprises Catalogs Ephemera Letters Newsletters Small business Search Terms: A. Buch's Sons Co. A. H. Hoffman, Inc. Advertisements American Machine
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Business and Industry Collection
Description
The Business and Industry Collection contains catalogs, newsletters, and ephemera for businesses in Lancaster County.
Custodial History
Added to database 19 February 2019.
Date Range
1874-present
Date of Accumulation
1874-1970
Creator
LancasterHistory (Organization)
People
Burri, Eric
Deichler, Albert M.
Garden, William O.
Garman, Lewis
Groff, Isaac M.
Heilbron, Samuel L.
Hess, Conrad Z.
Hoffman, A. H.
Hoffman, Byron
Knox, Willis R.
Livingston, S. H.
Merlier, Franz de
Nissley, J. Richard
Miley, Frank D.
Barto, J. Wilson
Subjects
Advertisements
Business enterprises
Catalogs
Ephemera
Letters
Newsletters
Small business
Search Terms
A. Buch's Sons Co.
A. H. Hoffman, Inc.
Advertisements
American Machine & Foundry Co.
Amos Eby & Co.
Amsco Music Publishing Co.
Bards Gift Shop
Baumgardner Co.
Burger's Music House
Business enterprises
Catalogs
Champion Blower and Forge Co.
Co-operative Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Coble's Tire Service
Columbia Electric Light and Power Company
Connecticut Fire Insurance Co.
Connecticut General Life Insurance Company
DeWalt, Inc.
Eby Fertilizer
Eichholtz & Bowman's Art Store
Engle & Hambright
Ephemera
Everite Pump and Manufacturing Company
F. A. Erickson & Co.
Finding aids
Gundaker's Emporium
H. A. Darrenkamp
Hammond's Pretzel Bakery
Herr & Schroyer's Gents' Furnishing Store
Hoffman's Farm Seeds
Hoffman's Quality Farm Seeds
Huth Engineers, Inc.
Independent Telephone Company of Lancaster County
Industries
J. B. Martin & Co.
J. O. Cunningham & Co.
John H. Troup Music House, Inc.
John S. Gleim & Co.
Keystone Hide Company
Kitchen Kettle Foods
Lancaster County Seed Co.
Lancaster Real Estate Company
Lancaster Stockyards
Landis Valley Museum
Leisure Miniature Golf Course
Lititz Mutual Insurance Company
Live Stock Commission
Manuscript groups
Mount Joy Fleet of Insurance Companies
New Holland Machine Company
Newsletters
Oblender & Company
Oblinger Bros. & Co.
Permutit Co.
Radio Corporation of America
Raub Supply Company
Rohrer's Liquor Store
Root's Nurseries, Inc.
Schroyer's Central Floral Depot
Sensenich Brothers
Small business
Southeastern Penna. Artificial Breeding Cooperative
Sperry-New Holland
Stehli & Co., Inc.
Union Stock Yards
Utilities
Wenger Chiropractic Clinic
Wilson Laundry Machinery Co.
Zooks Art Studio
Extent
1 box, 28 folders, 1 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0107
Other Numbers
MG-107
Classification
MG0107
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 3
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Access Conditions / Restrictions
No restrictions.
Copyright
Collection may not be photocopied. Please direct questions to Research Center Staff at research@lancasterhistory.org.
Permission for reproduction and/or publication must be obtained in writing from LancasterHistory.
Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Documents
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Collection
Charles E. Schuler Papers
Object ID
MG0780
Date Range
1917-1927
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Charles E. Schuler Papers
Description
Charles E. Schuler Papers contain postcards collected by Charles E. Schuler during his time fighting in World War I. The collection also includes postcard booklets, as well as military paperwork such as "safe arrival" postcards, and letters rewarding and congratulating him for his bravery and courage while fighting in World War I. There is also a photograph of Private Charles E. Schuler in uniform.
Admin/Biographical History
Charles E. Schuler was born on November 16, 1896 to parents Charles Schuler and Elizabeth "Lizzie" May Tillbeck Schuler. He fought in WWI as a Private in the U.S. Marine Corps, and was honorably discharged after the end of the war in 1919. He was later married to Reba C. Schuler (1899-1964). Together they had two children, Charles and Jere. Charles passed away in 1962.
Custodial History
Processed and finding aid prepared by EM, February 2019.
Date Range
1917-1927
Creation Date
1917-1927
Year Range From
1917
Year Range To
1927
Date of Accumulation
1917-1927
Creator
Schuler, Charles E., 1896-1962
People
Schuler, Charles E.
Clarke, Thomas S.
Pershing, John J.
Schuler, Loyd
Subjects
World War, 1914-1918
United States. Army
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces
Marines
United States. Marine Corps.
Real photo postcards
Postcards
Letters
Photographs
Search Terms
World War, 1914-1918
United States Army
United States Army, American Expeditionary Forces
American Expeditionary Forces
Marines
United States Marine Corps
Real photo postcards
Postcards
Letters
Correspondence
Photographs
Manuscript groups
Finding aids
World War I
Extent
1 box, 3 folders, 32 items, 143 pages to scan, .5 cubic feet
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Condition
Good
Condition Date
2019-02-28
Condition Notes
Item in folder 3, insert 4 is fragile.
Object ID
MG0780
Other Numbers
MG-780
Classification
MG0780
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 15
Related Item Notes
Photographs in the Photograph Collection.
Medals and insignia in the Curatorial Collection.
World War I Collection, 1916-1972, MG-45
World War I Papers for Frank Schober, MG-797
World War I Papers of Thomas, James, and Victor Kegel, MG-798
William Barlow Papers, MG-781
William Raymond Elbert Papers, MG-784
Military Records for Charles A. Meisenberger, MG-782
Diary Collection, 1836-1978, MG-247
William J. Buch Papers, 1917-1958, MG-658
Photographs of Charles Schuler in the Photograph Collection.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restrictions are noted at the item level. Please contact research@lancasterhistory.org at least two weeks prior to visit to view the letter in Folder 3, Insert 4.
Copyright
Collection may not be photocopied. Please direct questions to Research Center Staff at research@lancasterhistory.org.
Permission for reproduction and/or publication must be obtained in writing from LancasterHistory.
Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Documents
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