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C. H. Martin Collection of Lincolniana
Identifier: MS 016
Summary This collection consists of biographical, commemorative, and pictorial material on Abraham Lincoln dating from ca. 1865 to the 1950s. Included are articles, pamphlets, postcards, facsimiles, memorabilia, prints, advertising, and news clippings containing information about, or commemorating Lincoln. The collection is particularly strong in Lincoln iconography and lore. Also included is personal correspondence of C.H. Martin, Lancaster Lincoln researcher, and member of the Lincoln Fellowship...
Dates: c.1863-1962,; Majority of material found within 1934-1952
Cliosophic Society of Lancaster Records
Identifier: MS 030
The collection consists of meeting minutes, programs, society histories and essays presented at meetings. The collection covers the years from 1880 - 1982, with the bulk of the material from 1880 - 1950 and 1979 - 82.
Dates: 1880-1982,; Majority of material found within 1880-1950; Majority of material found within 1979-1982
Fortnightly Club Records
Identifier: MS 033
The collection includes meeting minutes, constitutions, correspondence, essays, and miscellaneous materials covering the years 1908 to the present.
Junior League of Lancaster County Records
Identifier: MS 075
Summary The Junior League of Lancaster's Records from 1923-2001, documents the group's organization, activities, and volunteer work. This collection includes board minutes, ledgers, membership manuals, membership minutes, annual reports, newssheets, magazines, scripts, programs, scrapbooks, photo albums, and audio recordings. The collection contains both records of the local Lancaster chapter with some mention of national workings. Both the administrative records and collection of scrapbooks are...
Dates: 1923-2004,; Majority of material found within 1923-1980
Linnaean Society of Lancaster City and County Records
Identifier: MS 013
This collection consists of administrative materials, correspondence, section reports and memorials.
Dates: 1862-1896,; Majority of material found within 1862-1889
West End Revolver (Club) Records
Identifier: MS 065
Summary 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....
Woman's Humane League of Lancaster County Records
Identifier: MS 046
Summary This collection contains the administrative, outreach, and publicity records of the Woman's Humane League of Lancaster County, a non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of cruelty to, and care of, children, girls, aged persons, and animals within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In more recent years, the mission of the Humane League of Lancaster County has been to ensure the health, happiness and welfare of domesticated animals in Lancaster County. Strengths of the collection...
Dates: 1917-1997,; Majority of material found within 1917-1985
- Subject: Societies. X
- History. 5
- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster. 5
- Lancaster (Pa.) -- Societies and clubs -- History. 3
- Literature -- Societies, etc. 3
- Animal welfare -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County -- Societies, etc. 1
- Animal welfare -- Societies, etc. 1
- Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County. 1
- Charities. 1
- Learned institutions and societies -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster. 1
- Learned institutions and societies. 1
- Natural history -- Pennsylvania -- Societies, etc. 1
- Natural history -- Societies, etc. 1
- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County. 1
- Pennsylvania. 1
- Personal correspondence. 1
- Pictorial works. 1
- Societies. 1
- Voluntarism -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster. 1
- Voluntarism. 1
- Women -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster -- Societies and clubs -- History. 1 + ∧ less
- Association of Junior Leagues of America 1
- Cliosophic Society of Lancaster 1
- Fortnightly Club (Lancaster, Pa.) 1
- Humane League of Lancaster County 1
- Junior League of Lancaster 1