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Abolition divides the meeting house : Quakers and slavery in early Lancaster County

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo8988
Author
Ebersole, Mark C.
Date of Publication
2000.
Responsibility
by Mark C. Ebersole.
Author
Ebersole, Mark C.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society /
Date of Publication
2000.
Physical Description
2-27 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v.102, no. 1.
Subjects
Slavery - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Quaker abolitionists - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Quakers - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 102, number 1 (2000), p. 2-27Lancaster History Library - Journal974.815 L224 v.102.
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Address of General Henry Shippen Huidekoper at the commencement exercises of the Shippen School For Girls of Lancaster, Pa. : June 6, 1916

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15283
Author
Huidekoper, H. S.
Date of Publication
[1916]
Call Number
370 H899
Author
Huidekoper, H. S.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Press of the New Era Print. Co.,
Date of Publication
[1916]
Physical Description
16 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Lincoln, Abraham, - 1809-1865.
Slavery - Pennsylvania.
Lancaster County (Pa.) - History.
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Biography.
Additional Corporate Author
Shippen School for Girls.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
370 H899
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Address of Isaac E. Hiester of Penn. to his constituents, citizens of the Ninth Congressional District on the Nebraska-Kansas act

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13769
Author
Hiester, Isaac Ellmaker,
Date of Publication
1854]
Call Number
973.891 H633
Author
Hiester, Isaac Ellmaker,
Place of Publication
[Washington
Date of Publication
1854]
Physical Description
16 p.
Subjects
Slavery - Kansas.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
973.891 H633
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African American kidnappings in Cumberland County: 1840-1860

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo19878
Author
Taylor, Janet.
Responsibility
by Janet Taylor.
Author
Taylor, Janet.
Physical Description
36-46 p.
Subjects
Fugitive slaves - Pennsylvania - Cumberland County
African Americans - Pennsylvania
Slavery - United States.
Free African Americans - Pennsylvania.
Contained In
v. 32, 2015.Lancaster History Library - Book974.843 CCH vol. 32
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African American records collection

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo2600
Corporate Author
Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.).
Call Number
MG-240, Archives South
  1 website  
Corporate Author
Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.).
Physical Description
.5 cubic ft.
Summary
Collection contains an index to the Slave Registers, Mayor's Register of Coloured Persons or Negro Entry Book, and returns filed within the county. There are official records for slaves and their children in Lancaster County, as well as freemen within Lancaster City. Also includes bills of sale, a manumission paper, and a certificate for free persons of color.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Court of Quarter Sessions.
African Americans
Slavery - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Slaveholders - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Slave records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Free African Americans - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Author
Hopkins, Leroy Taft, Jr.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-240, Archives South
Websites
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Africans on the Delaware : the Pennsylvania slave trade, 1759-1765

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo11035
Author
Wax, Darold D.
Call Number
905.748 PHA v.50
Author
Wax, Darold D.
Physical Description
38-49 p.
Notes
In: Pennsylvania History, v.50 (January 1983)
Subjects
Slavery in Pennsylvania.
African Americans - Pennsylvania.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PHA v.50
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Afro-American gravemarkers in North Carolina

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo11891
Author
Little, M. Ruth
Call Number
736.5 M354
Author
Little, M. Ruth
Physical Description
103-134 p.
Notes
In: Markers VI : the Journal for the Association of Gravestone Studies (1989)
Subjects
Tombstones.
Folk art, African-American.
Black history.
Slavery.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
736.5 M354
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Aftermath supplementary to Christiana Riot, 1851

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo545
Author
Hensel, W. U.
Date of Publication
1912
of Mary- land, for divers good causes and con- siderations, me thereunto moving, have released from slavery, liberated, manumitted, and set free from and after the twelfth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty-five my male slave named Giles Wallis, aged four years
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Responsibility
by W. U. Hensel.
Author
Hensel, W. U.
Place of Publication
Lancaster, Pa
Publisher
Lancaster County Historical Society,
Date of Publication
1912
Physical Description
133-141 p. ; 23 cm.
Series
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society ; v. 16, no. 5
Subjects
Riots - Pennsylvania - Christiana.
Slavery - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Contained In
Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society. Volume 16, number 5 (1912), p. 133-141Lancaster History Library - Journal974.9 L245 v.16
Documents

vol16no5pp133_141_233616.pdf

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Call Number
MG-92, Archives South
  1 website  
Physical Description
5.5 cubic ft.
Arrangement of Material
Organized by language.
Notes
Indexed alphabetically, chronologically, and by box and folder numbers. Series 1.0 is English; Series 2.0 is German.
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Summary
Collection consists of almanacs printed in Lancaster County, Pa. and other locations. In addition to general almanac information, many issues contain articles and poems about historical events and persons, as well as government and political information, housekeeping information and remedies, recipes, songs, titles of sheet music, music for a variety of instruments, times and places of the Meetings of Friends on the Continent of America, and engravings and descriptions of battles. Some almanacs are illustrated.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Subjects
Almanacs, American.
Almanacs, American - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Advertising.
Calendars.
Slavery.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-92, Archives South
Websites
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American convention for promoting the abolition of slavery and improving the condition of the African race at Philadelphia, in October, 1819, to the people of the United States

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13728
Date of Publication
1819.
Call Number
326 P544 1819
326 A512
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by S.W. Conrad,
Date of Publication
1819.
Physical Description
43 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Meeting convened in Philadelphia, October 15, 1819.
Report from the Columbia, Pa. Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, p. 11-14.
Subjects
Slavery - United States
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
326 P544 1819
326 A512
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