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West End Revolver (Club) Records

Identifier: MS 065


This collection contains treasurer's records of the West End Revolver, a Lancaster club that operated from ca. 1890- ca. 1940. The West End Revolver was apparently a private library/ reading club that circulated reading material among its members and perhaps discussed readings. Among the members were numerous individuals associated with Franklin and Marshall College, including Joseph H. Dubbs, Jacob Bausman, Richard Conrad Schiedt, Helen Stahr (Mrs. Edwin M.) Hartman, George F. Mull, John S. Stahr, Henry Harbaugh Apple, and Jefferson Kershner.


  • 1890-1940.


Restrictions on Access

Access unrestricted.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Photocopying and publication may be restricted by copyright. except by permission of copyright holder..


.25 Linear feet (.5 box)

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Collection: Organized into folders. arranged by date.

Ownership and Custodial History

The origin of this material is unknown. It was probably acquired by the Library with the papers of one of the Franklin and Marshall College affiliated members of the West End Revolver.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Source unknown. Date of acquisition--date of acquisition unknown..

Processing Information

Processing completed March 2004.

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Repository Details

Part of the Franklin and Marshall College Special Collections Repository

PO Box 3003
Lancaster PA 17604 United States