LancasterHistory Research Collections

Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Object ID
MG0096 F027 In04
Date Range
1857/02/20
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Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Collection
Description
Release from James Buchanan to Abraham Russel for property in Lancaster. Signed by James Buchanan and W. Carpenter. Lancaster.
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
1857/02/20
Creator
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
People
Buchanan, James
Carpenter, W.
Russel, Abraham W.
Subjects
Real property
Lancaster (Pa.)
Search Terms
Releases
Real estate
Lancaster
James Buchanan
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 4 pages to scan, 34.5 x 20.5 cm
Object Name
Agreement
Language
English
Object ID
MG0096 F027 In04
Parent Object ID
MG0096
Other Number
MG-0096, Folder 027, Insert 04
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
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Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.
Images
Documents
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1808 F033 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1808
People
Henderson, Barton
Williams, Margaret
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petitions
Releases
Indentures
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1808 F033 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition of Margaret Williams for her child's release from indenture.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1810 F057 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1810
People
Foight, John
Voight, John
Foight, Mathias
Voight, Mathias
Hoffman, Michael
Foight, Christiann
Voight, Christiann
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Indentures
Indentured apprentices
Petitions
Releases
Rapho Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1810 F057 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Son of Mathias Foight.
Indenture, apprentice to Michael Hoffman.
Petition for release by Christiann Voight, Rapho Twp.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
JAN 1755 F002 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1755
People
Pursley, Patience
McCrea, James
Boggs, Andrew
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Indentured servants
Order for release
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1755 F002 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Copy of indenture to James McCrea.
[Transfer] to Andrew Boggs.
Order of release.
2 items, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
DEC 1783 F003 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1783
People
Patterson, John
Leinenweber, Henry
Leinenweber, Elizabeth
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Butchers
German
Releases
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
DEC 1783 F003 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Occupation: butcher.
Release by Henry Leinenweber and Elizabeth Leinenweber.
Signatures in German.
1 item, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1789 F002 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1789
People
Wisely, Jane
Weisly, Jean
Skiles, Henry
Lytle, Andrew
Lytle, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petitions
Releases
Indentured servants
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1789 F002 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Or Jean Weisly.
Petition for release from indenture to Henry Skiles.
Additional names: Andrew Lytle, James Lytle.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1790 F008 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1790
People
Porter, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petitions
Releases
Prisons
Jails
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1790 F008 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition for release from jail.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Estate Vouchers
Object ID
Voucher 1839 F001 F
Description Level
Item
Collection
Estate Vouchers
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1839
Creator
Orphans' Court
People
Frantz, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Voucher
Manor Twp.
Legal release
Bonds
Place
Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Voucher 1839 F001 F
Classification
RG 04-00 0169
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Additional documents: legal releases, bonds of indemnity, scrap papers.
Date range 1839-1849.
33 items, 33 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Estate Vouchers
Object ID
Voucher 1826 F002 G
Description Level
Item
Collection
Estate Vouchers
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1826
Creator
Orphans' Court
People
Gest, Deborah
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Voucher
Sadsbury Twp.
Legal release
Place
Sadsbury Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Voucher 1826 F002 G
Classification
RG 04-00 0169
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Additional Notes
Additional documents: legal releases.
Date range: 1826-1839.
18 items, 18 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1826 F017 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1826
People
Caldwell, Mary
Bishop, Joshua
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Releases
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1826 F017 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Release by Joshua Bishop.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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