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The Amish wedding and other special occasions of the Old Order communities

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17226
Author
Scott, Stephen,
Date of Publication
c1988.
Call Number
289.73 S429a
Responsibility
by Stephen Scott.
ISBN
0934672199 (pbk.)
9780934672191 (pbk.)
Author
Scott, Stephen,
Place of Publication
Intercourse, PA
Publisher
Good Books,
Date of Publication
c1988.
Physical Description
128 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series
A People's Place booklet ; no. 8
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-126) and index.
Contents
A Lancaster Amish wedding -- Other wedding practices -- A Woolwich Mennonite baptism -- Choosing a minister : Holmes County Amish -- An Old German Baptist Brethren annual meeting -- Meetings of other groups -- An Amish Sunday in LaGrange County, Indiana -- A Big Valley Amish funeral -- The auction at Bart -- Holidays, family days and working days.
Summary
Discusses the weddings and other special occasions of the Amish and Old Order Mennonite people, answering questions about baptisms, worship services, funeral practices, and holidays.
Subjects
Amish - United States.
Public worship
Marriage service - United States.
Amish.
Public Worship
Old Order Mennonites.
Plain People.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
289.73 S429a
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Author
Gougler, Richard C.
Call Number
905.748 PDF v. 22 (Folk Festival Supplement)
Author
Gougler, Richard C.
Physical Description
12-13 p.
Notes
In: Pennsylvania Folklife, vol. 22 (Folk Festival Supplement 1973)
Subjects
Marriage service - United States.
Public worship
Amish - United States.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PDF v. 22 (Folk Festival Supplement)
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Dedication of the soldiers' memorial of the of the right worshipful grand lodge Free & Accepted Masons of Pennsylvania, in memory of its members who gave their lives in the world war 1917-1918, erected in the memorial grove Masonic homes, Elizabethtown, Pa., Friday Afternoon, November 11, 1927, at 2 o'clock

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15805
Date of Publication
1927.
Call Number
366.1 M412L
Place of Publication
[S. l
Publisher
s.n]
Date of Publication
1927.
Physical Description
12 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Freemasons - Elizabethtown (Pa.) - Right Worshipful Grand Lodge.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
366.1 M412L
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Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 1 James Buchanan
Object ID
JBFP 1.5.1.017d
Date Range
1853/09/29
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Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 1 James Buchanan
Description
Invitation from Benjamin Shaw and William Edwards to dine with the Court of Assistants of the Fishmongers Company. London.
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
1853/09/29
Creator
Worshipful Company of Fishmongers (London, England)
People
Buchanan, James
Shaw, Benjamin
Edwards, William
Subjects
Invitation cards
Worshipful Company of Fishmongers (London, England)
Search Terms
Invitations
Worshipful Company of Fishmongers (London, England)
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 2 pages to scan, 3.5 x 5 in.
Object Name
Invitation
Language
English
Accession Number
JBMS1995.385d
Object ID
JBFP 1.5.1.017d
Parent Object ID
JBFP Part 1 Series 5
Other Number
JBFP Part 1, Series 5, Subseries 1, Folder 17d
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
JBFP Part 1, Box 5
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
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Credit
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The John Smith home for boys of Masonic Homes ar Elizabethtown, Pennyslvania: b right worshipful grand lodge Free & Acepted Masons of Pennsylvania and Masocic jurisdiction thereto belonging / by J. E. Burnett Buckenham

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15806
Author
Buckenham, J. E. Burnett.
Date of Publication
1924.
Call Number
366.1 M412h
Author
Buckenham, J. E. Burnett.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Committee on Library
Date of Publication
1924.
Physical Description
45 p. : ill., port. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Smith, John, - 1850-
Freemasons - Elizabethtown (Pa.) - Right Worshipful Grand Lodge.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
366.1 M412h
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The John S. Sell Memorial Chapel of the Masonic Homes, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania Laying of the corner-stone December 5th,1925

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo19227
Author
Burkenham, J. E.
Date of Publication
1925.
Call Number
366.1 M412b
Author
Burkenham, J. E.
Place of Publication
[Elizabethtown, Pa.]
Publisher
Committee on Library,
Date of Publication
1925.
Physical Description
44 p.: ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Sell, John S.
Freemasons - Elizabethtown (Pa.) - Right Worshipful Grand Lodge.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
366.1 M412b
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Masonic ceremonies for laying of the corner-stone of the John S. Sell Memorial Chapel of the Masonic Homes of the right worshipful grand lodge F. & A.M. of Pennsylvania, Elizabethtown, Pa. Saturday, December 5, A.D. 1925-A.L. 5925 at high twelve

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17701
Author
Hershey, Andrew Hiestand,
Date of Publication
1925.
Call Number
366.1 M412s
Author
Hershey, Andrew Hiestand,
Place of Publication
[S. l
Publisher
s.n]
Date of Publication
1925.
Physical Description
14 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Freemasons - Elizabethtown (Pa.) - Right Worshipful Grand Lodge.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
366.1 M412s
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Masonic ceremonies for laying of the corner-stone of the Lancaster County Memorial building at the Masonic Homes of the right worshipful grand lodge F. & A.M. of Pennsylvania, Elizabethtown, Pa. Saturday, May 16, A.D. 1925-A.L. 5925 at high noon

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo18432
Author
Hershey, Andrew Hiestand,
Date of Publication
1926.
Call Number
366.1 M412c
Author
Hershey, Andrew Hiestand,
Place of Publication
[N.p.]
Publisher
Committee on Library,
Date of Publication
1926.
Physical Description
48 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Freemasons - Elizabethtown (Pa.) - Right Worshipful Grand Lodge.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
366.1 M412c
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Mennonites and the Worship Center community change and a charismatic context in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 1968-1990 / by Courtney Bender

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo14742
Author
Bender, Courtney.
Call Number
905.748 PMH v. 15, no.4
Author
Bender, Courtney.
Physical Description
p. 17 - 29.
Notes
Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage, v. 15, no. 4 (October 1992).
Subjects
Mennonite Church - Lancaster Conference.
Worship Center (Lancaster, Pa.)
Location
Lancaster History Library - Periodical Article
Call Number
905.748 PMH v. 15, no.4
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Opening ceremonies Louis H. Eisenlohr home for girls at Masonic Homes of the right worshipful grand lodge F. & A. M., Pennsylvania, Elizabethown, Pa., Saturday, June 28, 1924

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo15617
Date of Publication
1924.
Call Number
366.1 M412g
Place of Publication
[ S. l
Publisher
s. n.] ,
Date of Publication
1924.
Physical Description
10 p. : ill., port. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Eisenlohr, Louis H.
Freemasons - Elizabethtown (Pa.) - Right Worshipful Grand Lodge.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Lancaster County
Call Number
366.1 M412g
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