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American Ethnographical survey: the Conestoga Expedition, 1902 (Preliminary report)

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo14681
Call Number
905.748 GA v.1,5
  1 website  
Responsibility
M.D. Learned, Dexter.
Physical Description
1-7; 30-53 p.
Notes
In: German American Annals, v.1 (1903) and v.5 (1907).
Subjects
Germans - Pennsylvania
Strasburg (Pa. : Township) - Social life and customs.
Additional Author
Learned, Marion Dexter.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
905.748 GA v.1,5
Websites
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An address delivered before the students of Strasburg Academy, September 8, 1845 on the means of obtaining happiness and true eminence of character

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo505
Author
Leaman, John..
Date of Publication
1845.
Call Number
814 L436
Responsibility
John Leaman.
Author
Leaman, John..
Place of Publication
Lancaster
Publisher
D.S. Kieffer,
Date of Publication
1845.
Physical Description
16 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
With: An address delivered before the Students' Literary Society, of Strasburg Academy, September 14, 1843.
With: History of the Cedar Grove Presbyterian Church and congregation of East Earl Twp. Lancaster County.
Subjects
Strasburg Academy (Strasburg, Pa.)
Christian education.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Rare Books
Call Number
814 L436
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Collection
Strasburg Pharmacy Records
Object ID
MG0282
Date Range
1848-1949
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Strasburg Pharmacy Records
Description
This collection of Strasburg Pharmacy Records contains business records including receipt, prescription, price, and account books; a poison register; formulas for medication and other treatments; invoices and receipts; and advertising blotters.
Admin/Biographical History
The pharmacy was first operated by Dr. Samuel Keneagy and was known as Keneagy & Bros. The pharmacy was called Weaver's Drug Store under the ownership of W. J. Weaver and J. G. Weaver. In 1949, Kenneth W. Hood purchased the business, which was renamed Hood's Pharmacy until his retirement in 1962. The business was most recently known as Strasburg Pharmacy.
Custodial History
Cataloged by AH. Added to database 7 November 2017.
Date Range
1848-1949
Year Range From
1848
Year Range To
1949
Date of Accumulation
1848-1949
Creator
Hood, Kenneth William, 1908-1994
People
Ayer, James C.
Braecklein, A. H.
Chandler, W. D.
Cooper, Clyde H.
Cramer, Marion
Goodyear, Wilbur B.
Henes, C. P.
Hewett, R. W.
Homsher, Fred
Keneagy, Samuel
Lefever, Harry J.
Martin, C. E.
Ranck, Amos
Rohrer, M. M.
Shissler, Chester
Weaver, J. G.
Weaver, W. J.
Subjects
Account books
Advertising
Drugstores
Ephemera
Formulas, recipes, etc.
Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
Pharmacists
Prescriptions
Poisons
Receipts (Acknowledgments)
Search Terms
Account books
Adams Express Co.
Advertising
Aryndel Corp.
Darmstaetter's
Drugstores
Ephemera
Finding aids
Formulas, recipes, etc.
Keneagy & Bro.
Manuscript groups
Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
Pharmacies
Pharmacists
Poisons
Prescriptions
Receipts
Smith & Alkinson
Smith Kline & French Co.
Strasburg Pharmacy
United Drug Co.
Weaver's Drug Store
Extent
1 box, 5 folders, 1 volume, .5 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Accession Number
2001.MG0282
Object ID
MG0282
Other Numbers
MG-282
Other Number
MG-282
Classification
MG0282
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 8
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Related Item Notes
Bucher-Ortmann Pharmacy Collection (MG0211)
Heinitsh Business and Family Records (MG0447)
Medical, Dental, and Veterinary Collection (MG0480)
Notes
Preferred Citation: Strasburg Pharmacy Records (MG0282), Folder #, LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restrictions are noted at the item level.
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.
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Collection
Swan Hotel Records (Strasburg, Pa.)
Object ID
MG0603
Date Range
1896-1921
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Swan Hotel Records (Strasburg, Pa.)
Description
This collection contains a guest register for the Swan Hotel in Strasburg, Pennsylvania for 1896-1921.
Custodial History
Processed and finding aid prepared by CS, March 2011. Added to database 28 July 2021.
Date Range
1896-1921
Creation Date
1896-1921
Year Range From
1896
Year Range To
1921
Creator
Pfautz, Francis H., 1853-1939
People
Pfautz, Francis H.
Subjects
Advertisements
Guest books
Hotels
Strasburg (Pa.)
Search Terms
Advertisements
Finding aids
Guest books
Hotels
Manuscript groups
Strasburg
Swan Hotel
Extent
1 volume, .5 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0603
Other Numbers
MG-603
Other Number
MG-603
Classification
MG0603
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 12
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.
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Collection
Whitson & Sproul Collection
Object ID
MG0151
Date Range
1847-1869
Business cards Business records Christiana Coal Columbia Correspondence Drumore Twp. Dunwoody, Philadelphia Finding aids Grain Guardians Ledgers Letters Lumber Manor Twp. Manuscript groups Philadelphia Railroad Probate records Receipts Sadsbury Forge Sadsbury Twp. Stocks Strasburg Tobacco Vetterlein Co
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Whitson & Sproul Collection
Description
This collection consists of business records for Whitson & Sproul of Christiana, Lancaster County and documents related to estate settlements. The business records include a ledger, letters and statements concerning the sale and purchase of various materials. One letter mentions the 1860 election of "Old Abe." The receipts and court documents consist primarily of receipts, releases, and sale agreements relating to the settlement of the estates of James Sproul and Moses Whitson.
Custodial History
The collection was cataloged and the finding aid was prepared in 1998-1999 by DT. Added to database 29 September 2021.
Date Range
1847-1869
Year Range From
1847
Year Range To
1869
Date of Accumulation
1847-1869
Creator
Whitson & Sproul
People
Armstrong, James
Aulthouse, George
Boyd, John A.
Brady, John
Brown, Jeremiah
Coates, Lindley
Collins, Eliza
Collins, James
Cooper, James
Cooper, John
Dickinson, Joseph C.
Frame, Benjamin
Hamilton, T. J.
Hawthorn, G. C.
Hess, J. G.
Iddings, Harriet J.
Irwin, Ellis P.
Irwin, George W.
Johnston, James
Johnston, Robert
Lefever, Daniel
Lewis, Samuel
Lincoln, Abraham
May, Daniel W.
Meiditch, John
Moore, Jeremiah
Morrison, George
Paxson, Elma E.
Paxson, Franklin G.
Paxson, Latitia Ann
Pownall, Joseph
Pownall, Moses
Pusey, John
Retzer, John
Rohrer, J. S.
Roland, John
Russel, John N.
Smith, Edward K.
Sproul, Annie
Sproul, Charles N.
Sproul, James
Steele, Margaret
Steele, William W.
Thompson, Jesse
Whitson, Jacob T.
Whitson, Micah
Whitson, Moses
Wright, James
Subjects
Business records
Letters
Probate records
Search Terms
Agreements
Bart Twp.
Boldin & Wartmun
Business cards
Business records
Christiana
Coal
Columbia
Correspondence
Drumore Twp.
Dunwoody, Philadelphia
Finding aids
Grain
Guardians
Ledgers
Letters
Lumber
Manor Twp.
Manuscript groups
Philadelphia Railroad
Probate records
Receipts
Sadsbury Forge
Sadsbury Twp.
Stocks
Strasburg
Tobacco
Vetterlein Co.
West Philadelphia Railroad
Whitson & Sproul
Widows
Extent
1 box, 2 folders, .25 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0151
Other Numbers
MG-151
Classification
MG0151
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 4
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Notes
Preferred Citation: Whitson & Sproul Collection (MG0151), Folder #, 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.
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Collection
Temperance Collection
Object ID
MG0154
Date Range
1815-1959
Christian Temperance Union Pageants Pennsylvania Senior Loyal Temperance Union Pennsylvania Woman’s Christian Temperance Union Pennsylvania World’s Woman’s Christian Temperance Union Philadelphia Poetry Programs Reports Songs Strasburg Temperance Washington, Washington County Williamsport, Lycoming County
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Temperance Collection
Description
The Temperance Collection includes convention programs of the Lancaster County Woman's Christian Temperance Union (W.C.T.U.); a history of the group from 1884-1959; Pennsylvania State W.C.T.U. function programs; and a minute book from the Bart Chapter. Included are handwritten notes on some of the conventions, pro-temperance booklets and newspapers (Moral Reformer and American Reformer), and miscellaneous addresses and articles. Of special interest is a booklet "Operation Interview" in which 36 prominent Lancastrians comment on the question, "Is social drinking necessary for success?", and a newspaper article reminiscing on the temperance movement in Columbia, Pennsylvania.
Custodial History
The collection was cataloged and the finding aid was prepared in 1998-1999. Added to database 29 September 2021.
Date Range
1815-1959
Year Range From
1815
Year Range To
1959
Date of Accumulation
1815-1959
Creator
LancasterHistory (Organization)
People
Aikin, Francis
Alexander, Eleanor B.
Brosius, Letitia
Brubaker, George
Eckman, Benjamin F.
Geist, Jacob Miller Willis
Harlan, E. W.
Heiges, George L.
Jackson, Josephine
Richardson, Benjamin W.
Rineer, A. Hunter
Rosalind, Countess of Carlisle
Seberry, Cora E.
Thomas, A. Elizabeth
Willard, Frances Elizabeth
Subjects
Associations, institutions, etc.
Minutes (Records)
Pennsylvania Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Programs (Publications)
Temperance
Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Search Terms
Associations, institutions, etc.
Bart Society
Business records
Chestnut Level, Drumore Twp.
Christiana
Churches
Coatesville, Chester County
Columbia
Conventions
Dauphin County Historical Society
Eastland Female Temperance Society
Finding aids
Friends Academy
Harrisburg
Lancaster
Lancaster County Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Lititz
Locust Valley, Long Island, New York
Manheim
Manuscript groups
Minutes (Records)
National Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Pageants
Pennsylvania Senior Loyal Temperance Union
Pennsylvania Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Pennsylvania World's Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Philadelphia
Poetry
Programs
Reports
Songs
Strasburg
Temperance
Washington, Washington County
Williamsport, Lycoming County
Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Extent
1 box, 11 folders, .25 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0154
Other Numbers
MG-154
Classification
MG0154
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 4
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Notes
Preferred Citation: Temperance Collection (MG0154), Folder #, 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.
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Collection
Jacob N. Beam Collection
Object ID
MG0224
Date Range
1758-1940
Twp. Pennsylvania State Archives Presbyterian Historical Society Revolutionary War Scrapbooks Strasburg Twp. Processing History: Processed and finding aid prepared by KV, Fall 2013. This collection has been documented, preserved and managed according to professional museum and archives standards. The
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Jacob N. Beam Collection
Description
The Jacob N. Beam Collection contains information and papers relevant to Dr. Beam's research and writing on the history of the Leacock Presbyterian Church, which he presented in the church's bicentennial address in 1940. Materials in this collection include letters and correspondences, family histories, military and land records, and other publications, as well as copies of drafts and final publication of the bicentennial address.
Custodial History
Processed and finding aid prepared by KV, Fall 2013. Added to database 3 February 2022.
Date Range
1758-1940
Year Range From
1758
Year Range To
1940
Date of Accumulation
1758-1940
Creator
Beam, Jacob Newton, 1869-1954
People
Adams, John Quincy
Anderson, Robert
Barton, John
Bausman, Lottie M.
Beam, Jacob Newton
Beam, Victor S.
Bishop, Louis Faugeres Jr.
Boehm, John Philip
Bower, Michael
Boyd, John
Brown, George
Buyers, William B.
Carpenter, Henry
Carpenter, Jacob
Clark, John
Clark, Robert L. Jr.
Clark, William
Connell, Moore
Cooke, William B.
Cooper, John
Craig, John
Crawford, David
Crawford, James
Crawford, Jessie
Creighton, Thomas
Creighton, William
Ellmaker, Watson
Ferree, David
Finley, John H.
Hamilton, James
Hamilton, William
Hasson, Alexander
Hawthorn, James
Hawthorn, Samuel
Hawthorn, William
Henry, John
Herbert, Stewart
Hinke, William J.
Huston, Alex
Kaufman, Jay Warren
Knox, James
LeFevre, Samuel
Le Rue, Jonas
Lyon, John
McCamant, Isaac
McCaskey, John
McCausland, John
McCausland, Mary W.
McCausland, William
McClung, Charles
McClung, Matthew
McCurdy, James
McCurdy, Robert
McFadden, Alexander
McGowan, John
McIlwain, Robert
McIlwain, William B.
Mercer, James
Montgomery, James
Moorehead, William
Morris, Roland S.
Parker, Robert
Patterson, Samuel
Patton, Robert
Pepley, Elizabeth
Porter, William
Quigley, James
Reese, John
Rodgers, William
Scott, Phillip
Slaymaker, Matthias
Smith, Robert
Stewart, George
Tetley, John
Timlow, P. J.
Torbet, John
Tout, Jacob
Truslow, John
Van Tyne, Claud Halstead
Vernor, John
Watson, John
Whitehill, James
Whitehill, John
Williston, Seth
Winslow, Ola Elizabeth
Wood, George
Woodhull, John
Woodhull, Sally
Woods, Adam
Woods, Thomas
Workman, David R.
Zimmerman, Heinrich
Subjects
Churches
Genealogy
Letters
Scrapbooks
Search Terms
Churches
Correspondence
Donegal Presbyterian Church
Dr. Robert Smith's Academy
Family history
Finding aids
Genealogy
Lancaster Morning News
Leacock Presbyterian Church
Leacock Twp.
Letters
Manuscript groups
Paradise Twp.
Pennsylvania State Archives
Presbyterian Historical Society
Revolutionary War
Scrapbooks
Strasburg Twp.
Extent
2 boxes, 26 folders, 1 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0224
Other Numbers
MG-224
Classification
MG0224
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 5
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Notes
Preferred Citation: Title or description of item, date (day, month, year), Jacob N. Beam Collection (MG0224), Box #, Folder #, 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.
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Refton Store Records
Object ID
MG0478
Date Range
1884-1905
Business records �230 North President Avenue • Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603-3125 717.392.4633 • www.LancasterHistory.org Search Terms: Advertising Business records Daybooks Ledger books Finding aids Manuscript groups Refton Store Refton, Strasburg Twp. Processing History: Processed and finding aid
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Refton Store Records
Description
The Refton Store Records contain a ledger and daybooks from the Refton Store and a few pieces of ephemera found among those pages. The records, which span the years 1884 to 1905, show the names of patrons and the items sold in the store.
Custodial History
Processed and finding aid prepared by PH, April 2013. Added to database 23 February 2022.
Date Range
1884-1905
Year Range From
1884
Year Range To
1905
Date of Accumulation
1884-1905
Creator
Refton Store (Lancaster County, Pa.)
Subjects
Account books
Advertising
Business records
Search Terms
Advertising
Business records
Daybooks
Ledger books
Finding aids
Manuscript groups
Refton Store
Refton, Strasburg Twp.
Extent
1 box, 6 folders
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Accession Number
2008.Holzinger
Object ID
MG0478
Other Numbers
MG-478
Classification
MG0478
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 11
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Notes
Preferred Citation: Title or description of item, date (day, month, year), Refton Store Records (MG0478), Folder #, 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.
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Hydroelectric Power Collection
Object ID
MG0084
Date Range
1907-1967
  1 document  
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Hydroelectric Power Collection
Description
Contains pamphlets, booklets, and annual reports from various water and power companies on the Susquehanna River. They include information about dams, hydroelectric projects, and how electricity is generated; maps and history of the region; and pictures of the river and hydroelectric stations.
Custodial History
Updated 9 January 2008, 19 September 2008, 5 February 2009, 4 February 2010 HST
Date Range
1907-1967
Year Range From
1907
Year Range To
1967
Date of Accumulation
1907-1967
Creator
LancasterHistory (Organization)
People
Rutter, Edward H.
Subjects
Hydroelectric power plants
Pamphlets
Business records
Search Terms
Business records
Certificates
Conestoga Substation
Conewago Water & Power Company
Consolidated Gas Electric Light & Power Company
Dams
Finding aids
Fuller Company
General Electric
Historic Strasburg Inn
Holtwood Dam
Hydroelectric power plants
Lake Aldred District
Manuscript groups
McCall Ferry Power Company
Pamphlets
Pennsylvania Power & Light Company
Pennsylvania Water and Power Company
Philadelphia Electric Power Company
S. Morgan Smith Company
Safe Harbor Water Power Corporation
Sunday Sun
Susquehanna Power Co.
Susquehanna River
Extent
1 box, 12 folders, .5 cubic ft.
Object Name
Archive
Language
English
Object ID
MG0084
Other Numbers
MG-84
Classification
MG0084
Location
LancasterHistory
Room
Archives South
Wall
Side 3
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Related Item Notes
Photograph Collection
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.
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Baptismal record of the German Reformed Church of New Providence, Pa. from 1760 to 1800

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo1554
Date of Publication
n.d.
Call Number
285.8 N558g
Responsibility
translated from the Old German script by Ernst Waelder, a native of Hechingen, Germany but now of Lancaster, Pa. (1977).
Place of Publication
Typescript
Date of Publication
n.d.
Physical Description
26 p. : 29 cm.
Notes
Rineer's "Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County" page 401 #3.
Subjects
Zion Reformed Church (Strasburg Township)
Registers of births, etc. - Pennsylvania - Strasburg Township
Church records and registers - Pennsylvania - Strasburg Township
Additional Author
Waelder, Ernst
Location
Lancaster History Library - Church Record
Call Number
285.8 N558g
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