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Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Object ID
MG0096 F021
Date Range
No date
  2 documents     1 image  
Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Description
A photocopy of a newspaper article. The small article relates to money donated by James Buchanan to the First Presbyterian Church in Lancaster, as well as authorities of the city of Lancaster, to be used to buy fuel for poor women of the city during the winter months. No date. Accompanied by a letter from the donor. Mr. George M. Steidler is credited with preserving the article.
Custodial History
Digitization of the James Buchanan Collection was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
No date
People
Buchanan, James
Steidler, George N.
Subjects
First Presbyterian Church (Lancaster, Pa.)
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations
Poor women
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Search Terms
First Presbyterian Church
Donations
Poor women
Buchanan Donation Fund
Newspaper clippings
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Harriet Lane Johnston
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
Articles
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 1 page to scan, 28 x 21.5 cm
Object Name
Article
Language
English
Object ID
MG0096 F021
Parent Object ID
MG0096
Other Number
MG-0096, Folder 021
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
MG-0096, Box 1
Location of Originals
Photocopy
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.
Images
Documents
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The Henry G. Long and Catharine H. Long collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3007
Author
Long, Henry G.
Call Number
MG-110, Archives South
  1 website  
Author
Long, Henry G.
Physical Description
4 items.
Contents
folder 1. First report of the Trustees of the Henry G. Long Asylum, 1900-1907; Second report, 1907-1912; Third report, 1911-1916 -- folder 2. Will of Catharine H. Long, 1900.
Summary
Collection consists of information about father, Henry G. Long and daughter, Catharine H. Long. Their estates endowed Long's Park and the Long Home for indigent women.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid is available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Long's Park (Lancaster, Pa.)
Henry G. Long Asylum (Lancaster, Pa.)
Long Home (Lancaster, Pa.)
Family records.
Wills - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Poor women - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Author
Long, Catharine H.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-110, Archives South
Websites
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Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Object ID
MG0096 F006 In01
Date Range
1846
  2 documents     4 images  
Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Description
A private letter from James Buchanan to Michael Carpenter, Esq. of Lancaster regarding a donation of coal and wood during the winter to poor widows and women in the area. Lancaster. 1846.
Custodial History
Digitization of the James Buchanan Collection was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
1846
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Carpenter, Michael
Subjects
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations
Poor women
Personal correspondence
Letters
Search Terms
Correspondence
Poor women
Donations
Correspondence, Personal
Letters
Buchanan Donation Fund
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
Harriet Lane Johnston
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 4 pages to scan, 16 x 21 cm
Object Name
Letter
Language
English
Object ID
MG0096 F006 In01
Parent Object ID
MG0096
Other Number
MG-0096, Folder 006, Insert 01
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
MG-0096, 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
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.
Images
Documents
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Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Object ID
MG0096 F006 In02
Date Range
1849/07/03
  2 documents     3 images  
Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Description
Letter from James Buchanan to Michael Carpenter, Esq. Buchanan wants the interest from the donation to be used to purchase wood and coal for the poor women of Lancaster during the winter months annually. Written on the back of a 100 dollar stock certificate (date 2 January 1844) printed for City Council. Lancaster. With transcription.
Custodial History
Digitization of the James Buchanan Collection was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
1849/07/03
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Carpenter, Michael
Subjects
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations
Poor women
Personal correspondence
Letters
Search Terms
Correspondence
Poor women
Donations
Correspondence, Personal
Letters
Buchanan Donation Fund
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
Harriet Lane Johnston
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 3 pages to scan, 19 x 22 cm.
Object Name
Letter
Language
English
Object ID
MG0096 F006 In02
Parent Object ID
MG0096
Other Number
MG-0096, Folder 006, Insert 02
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
MG-0096, 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
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.
Images
Documents
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