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Agreement of reorganization of Conestogo Cotton Mills, Inc., Lancaster, Pa

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Date of Publication
1940.
Call Number
621 C747
Place of Publication
[S. l
Publisher
s.n.] ,
Date of Publication
1940.
Physical Description
12 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Conestogo Cotton Mills (Lancaster, Pa.)
Cotton manufacturing - Pennsylvania - Lancaster
Industry - Pennsylvania - Lancaster
Manufacturers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
621 C747
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An account of the early settlement called Israel's Mills and Penningtonville

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Author
Douglass, Hugh.
Call Number
905.748 OAHS
Author
Douglass, Hugh.
Physical Description
unp.
Notes
In: Octorara Area Historical Society, v.3, no.1.
Subjects
Israel, Isaac Grant.
Israel's Mills (Chester County, Pa.)
Penningtonville (Pa.)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 OAHS
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An old mill and its owners

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Author
Robinson, Mary L.
Date of Publication
1907
AN OLD MILL AND ITS OWNERS If you go down the entire length South Queen street to the banks of the stream which was once known as the Conestogoe, though in our par- lance os the present century we have changed the two final vowels into the softer a, you will come to "Graeff's Landing," in sormer
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Responsibility
by Mrs. Mary L. Robinson.
Author
Robinson, Mary L.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1907
Physical Description
[24]-29 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 11, no. 1
Subjects
Atkins family.
Mills and mill-work - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Buildings, structures, etc.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 11, number 1 (1907), p. 24-29Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.11
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Author
Hensel, L. W.
Date of Publication
1898
AN OLD OIL MILL. At the foot of the western end of the "Mine Ridge," thereabouts better known as "Stony Hill," and in the northwest corner of Eden township, near the old Conowingo ore mines, and about half a mile east of Camargo, on a branch of Beaver creek, stands a large, quaint old stone
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Responsibility
by L. W. Hensel.
Author
Hensel, L. W.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1898
Physical Description
213-215 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 2, no. 7
Summary
This article discusses a mill property in Eden Township , Lancaster County. The mill had several owners during the 19th century, and the mill was used for various purposes: Processing wool, sawing wood, making whiskey, and pressing oil from flax seeds [hence the name "oil mill"].
Subjects
Old Oil Mill (Lancaster County, Pa.)
Water mills - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County
Oil mills - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Mills and mill-work - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Linseed oil.
Flour mills - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 2, number 7 (1898), p. 213-215Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.2
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The anthracite iron industry of Lancaster County : rolling mills 1850-1900

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Author
Loose, John Ward Willson.
Date of Publication
1982.
, because of its smaller slag content, about one per cent, possesses somewhat more ductility than does wrought iron. This higher degree of ductility is most pronounced opposite to the fibre direction. The slag of charcoal iron was mainly iron oxide, but in anthracite iron produced for the mill a certain
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Responsibility
by John Ward Willson Loose.
Author
Loose, John Ward Willson.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1982.
Physical Description
129-144 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 86, no. 4
Subjects
Iron industry and trade - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Founding.
Factories - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Rolling-mills.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 86, number 4 (1982), p. 129-144Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.86
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A brief history of the Ephrata Cloister Lower Mill

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Author
Marquet, Cynthia
Date of Publication
2002.
Call Number
905.748 JHSCV v.27
Responsibility
by Cynthia Marquet.
Author
Marquet, Cynthia
Place of Publication
Ephrata, Pa
Publisher
The Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley,
Date of Publication
2002.
Physical Description
2-13 p. ; 28 cm.
Notes
In: Journal of the Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley, v.27 (2002)
Subjects
Ephrata Grist Mill [Lower Mill] (Ephrata, Pa.)
Gristmills - Pennsylvania - Ephrata
Gristmills
Ephrata (Pa.) - History.
Additional Title
Journal of the Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
905.748 JHSCV v.27
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Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 8 Others (Not Part of the Family)
Object ID
JBFP 8.3.1.005
Date Range
No date
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Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 8 Others (Not Part of the Family)
Description
Card for the Mills House, a hotel. Charleston, South Carolina.
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
No date
Subjects
Business cards
Charleston (S.C.)
Hotels
Search Terms
Business cards
Trade cards
Charleston, South Carolina
Hotels
Mills House Hotel
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan, 10.5 x 7 cm.
Object Name
Card, Trade
Language
English
Accession Number
JBMS1995.454
Object ID
JBFP 8.3.1.005
Parent Object ID
JBFP Part 8 Series 3
Other Number
JBFP Part 8, Series 3, Subseries 1, Folder 5
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
JBFP Part 8, 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
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Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.
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Cider press at Hess Mill

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Date of Publication
1965
Cider Press at Hess Mill A cider press was an important feature of the well-ordered and com- plete early 19th-century farm mill. Presses were constructed in a variety of styles. Essentially, however, provision had to be made for extracting the juice of the apples by great pressure. Generally this
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Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1965
Physical Description
[181]-183 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 69, no. 3
Subjects
Hess Mill (Lancaster, Pa.)
Cider industry - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 69, number 3 (1965), p. 181-183Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.69
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Cider press at Hess Mill

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Date of Publication
2011.
Responsibility
attributed to John Ward Willson Loose.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
LancasterHistory.org,
Date of Publication
2011.
Physical Description
29-31 p.
Notes
Includes schematic drawings of the cider press.
Subjects
Hess Mill (Lancaster County, Pa.)
Cider - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Contained In
v. 113, no. 1, Spring 2011.Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 113, number 1 (2011), p. 29-31Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.113
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Conestoga Steam Mills records

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Corporate Author
Conestoga Steam Mills (Lancaster, Pa.)
Call Number
MG-661, Archives South
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Corporate Author
Conestoga Steam Mills (Lancaster, Pa.)
Physical Description
1 cubic ft.
Summary
This collection contains the journal and ledger of the Conestoga Steam Cotton Mills, which details the complete financial records of the company between 1845-1857.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Cotton mills - Pennsylvania - Lancaster.
Steam mills - Pennsylvania - Lancaster.
Business records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-661, Archives South
Websites
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