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Absconders, runaways and other fugitives in the Baltimore City and County [Maryland] jail 1831-1864

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16151
Author
Hynson, Jerry M.
Date of Publication
c2004.
Call Number
975.26 H997
ISBN
1585499439 (pbk.) :
9781585499434 (pbk.)
Author
Hynson, Jerry M.
Place of Publication
Westminster, MD
Publisher
Willow Bend Books,
Date of Publication
c2004.
Physical Description
ix, 190 p. ; 21 cm.
Summary
Examination of the records of the Baltimore City and County Jail dockets for 1831 through 1864 showing records of prisoners who were identified as runaway slaves in addition to deserting seamen, runaway indentured servants, deserting soldiers, and runaway apprentices.
Subjects
African Americans - Maryland - Baltimore County
African Americans - Maryland - Baltimore
Prisoners - Maryland - Baltimore - Registers.
Prisoners - Maryland - Baltimore County - Registers.
Slaves - Maryland - Baltimore - Registers.
Slaves - Maryland - Baltimore County - Registers.
Baltimore County (Md.) - Genealogy.
Baltimore (Md.) - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
975.26 H997
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Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0702], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Physical Description
1 v. 33 cm.
Summary
One volume, no longer bound, that shows accounts of the Lancaster County Prison.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Prisons - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Prisons
Account books - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0702], Archives North
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American prisoners of the Revolution

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo43
Author
Dandridge, Danske.
Date of Publication
1994
Call Number
929.31 D178
  1 website  
Author
Dandridge, Danske.
Place of Publication
Baltimore
Publisher
Clearfield Co.
Date of Publication
1994
Physical Description
ix, 504 p. 21 cm.
Subjects
Revolution, 1775-1783
Prisoners of war - United States.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929.31 D178
Websites
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Battle field and prison pen, or Through the war, and thrice a prisoner in rebel dungeons. A graphic recital of personal experiences throughout the whole period of the late war for the Union

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo9893
Author
Urban, John W.
Date of Publication
[1882]
Call Number
817 U72b
Author
Urban, John W.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Hubbard Brothers,
Date of Publication
[1882]
Physical Description
xii, 13-422 p. front., plates. ports. 19 1/2 cm.
Subjects
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Personal narratives.
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Prisoners and prisons.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
817 U72b
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Bonded passengers to America

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo6303
Author
Coldham, Peter Wilson.
Date of Publication
1983.
Call Number
929.3 C688b
ISBN
0806310030 (set)
Author
Coldham, Peter Wilson.
Place of Publication
Baltimore
Publisher
Genealogical Pub. Co.,
Date of Publication
1983.
Physical Description
9 v. in 3 : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Volume 2 and 3 originally published in 1974 and 1976 under title: English convicts in Colonial America, Volume 1 and 2.
Contents
v. 1. History of transportation, 1615-1775 -- v. 2. Middlesex, 1617-1775 -- v. 3. London, 1656-1775 -- v. 4. Home counties, 1655-1775 -- v. 5. Western Circuit, 1664-1775 -- v. 6. Oxford Circuit, 1663-1775 -- v. 7. Norfolk Circuit, 1663-1775 -- v. 8. Northern Circuit, 1665-1775 -- v. 9. Midland Circuit, 1671-1775.
Subjects
Prisoners - England
Exiles - United States.
Convict ships - England.
Ships
Registers of births, etc. - United States.
United States - Genealogy.
England - Genealogy.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929.3 C688b
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Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0205], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Physical Description
1 v. 41 cm.
Summary
One hardbound volume that lists the bills that were passed or paid by the prison between January 1906 and September 1920. Bills are listed on right-hand pages, cash balances are listed on left-hand pages. This volume may correspond to the Record of Appropriation books.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Prisons - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0205], Archives North
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British prisoners in Pennsylvania in the Revolution

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo10450
Call Number
974.8005 E31 (1900)
Physical Description
p. 171-172.
Notes
In: Egle's Notes and Queries, annual volume 1900.
Subjects
United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Pennsylvania - Prisoners and prisons, British.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
974.8005 E31 (1900)
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Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0706], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Physical Description
2 v. 37 cm.
Contents
v. 005. 1935-1959 -- v. 010. 1939-1958.
Summary
Two hardbound volumes that contain records of money paid out by the prison for various goods and services. Books show person or company paid, date, and amount paid. Volume 1 shows check number, Volume 2 shows reason for payment.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Prisons - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Prisons
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0706], Archives North
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A Christmas reminder : being the names of about eight thousand persons, a small portion of the number confined on board the British prison ships during the war of the Revolution

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1583
Corporate Author
Society of Old Brooklynites (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Date of Publication
1888.
Call Number
973.371 B872
  1 website  
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0510], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Lancaster County Prison.
Physical Description
3 v. 35-42 cm.
Contents
v. 1. 1916-1925 -- v. 2. 1917-1933 -- v. 3. 1946-1957.
Summary
Three volumes of miscellaneous prison committals showing date, detainer, name of prisoner, charge, alderman, sentence, constable, and how the prisoner was discharged. If a sentence is listed, it may correspond to records in the "Convict Cost Books." Handwritten.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Prisoners - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Prison sentences - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-11 [0510], Archives North
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