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Franklin J. Schaffner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 001
Summary

This collection consists of screenplays, scripts, films, film trailers, photographs, set designs, publicity packets, and other television and motion picture memorabilia related to the work of the Hollywood director Franklin J. Schaffner (1920-1989), a 1942 Franklin and Marshall graduate.

Dates: 1938-1989,; Majority of material found within 1947-1987

Frederic and Bertha Goudy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 010
Summary

This collection contains collected examples of typefaces designed by and work from the press of Frederic W. (1865-1947) and Bertha M. Goudy (d. 1935).

Dates: 1911-1928.

General

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 00
Dates: 1787-2014, undated

Haines Family Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 068
Summary The Haines Family Business Records collection documents two distinct business enterprises run by the Haines Family of Lancaster County over several generations. The first section contains records of an early to mid- 19th century shad fishing company and the second features the business dealings of a late 19th century canning company/ general store. The shad fishing collection includes account books, attendance books, bills, business correspondence, and legal documents dating from 1833 to...
Dates: 1833-1887; Majority of material found within 1833-1841

Herbert H. Rawnsley Autograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 050
Summary

This collection consists of unpublished correspondence and documents dating from the 13th through 20th centuries relating to and/or signed by historically prominent individuals. Also included in the collection are examples of English and American (Pennsylvania) legal papers such as deeds and a few early examples of published material such as newspapers.

Dates: c.1200-1976,; Majority of material found within 1500-1945

Ira Grushow Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 058
Summary This collection consists of the research, correspondence, drafts, proofs and reviews pertaining to the research and production of Ira Grushow's 1984 book The Imaginary Reminiscences of Sir Max Beerbohm. Mr. Grushow was careful to document every step of the scholarly research and publication process - from initial notes and drafts, to published reviews and royalties. Strengths of the collection include a comprehensive overview of the publication process, duplicates of original Beerbohm...
Dates: 1895-1992,; Majority of material found within 1981-1984

J. William Frey Collection of Pennsylvania Germania

 Collection
Identifier: MS 039
Summary

The materials in this collection include publications about the Pennsylvania Germans, examples of Pennsylvania German language, art and music as well as materials on other prominent men in the study of the Pennsylvania Germans.

Dates: 1929-1987,; Majority of material found within 1940-1960

J. William Frey Collection on the Soviet Union

 Collection
Identifier: MS 041
Summary

This collection includes photos, postcards, publications and miscellaneous materials pertaining to the Soviet Union from the late 1950s to the early 1970s collected by J. William Frey during his travels to the Soviet Union in the 1960s and 1970s.

Dates: 1956-1974.

James Lapine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 072
Summary This collection contains scripts, documents, publications, photographs, and audio-visual materials relating to the theatrical, television, and film work of Tony Award-winning Broadway playwright, librettist, and stage and film director James Lapine, a 1971 graduate of Franklin and Marshall College. The bulk of the collection consists of materials relating to three Lapine-directed films and television adaptations of Lapine's theatre work. This includes footage, scripts and production...
Dates: 1978-2001,; Majority of material found within 1984-1999

James S. Constantine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 074
Summary The James S. Constantine Papers chronicle the career of classical scholar and musician James Stuart Constantine, a 1922 graduate of Franklin and Marshall College. Types of materials include: biographical material, correspondence, publications, radio scripts, scrapbooks and travel photographs. Strengths of the collection include photographic documentation of ancient sites in the Greco-Roman world in the 1930s, Ancient Greek music, 20th century music performance, and scholarly literature on...
Dates: ca. 1921-1989 (inclusive),; Majority of material found within 1930-1972

Johannes Schwalm Historical Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 052
Summary This collection consists of research materials gathered by the Johannes Schwalm Historical Association an organization dedicated to the history of the Hessian soldiers who became citizens of the new United States after the American Revolution and their German-American descendents. Available to interested researchers are mostly secondary materials such as journals, monographs, family histories, articles, dissertations and manuscripts documenting German-American families, history and...
Dates: 1776-present,; Majority of material found within 1975-present

John F. Sehner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 002
Summary

This collection contains the personal and business correspondence of John Frederick Sehner a Lancaster PA businessman in the mid- late nineteenth century.

Dates: 1861-1896,; Majority of material found within 1868-1879

John F. Suter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 020
Summary

The collection consists of drafts, galley proofs, magazines, and correspondence relating to the work of John F. Suter. These materials cover the span of Mr. Suter's career, including his early attempts at writing radio plays. The earliest item dates from 1945 with the bulk of the material covering the period from 1980 to the present.

Dates: 1945-1995,; Majority of material found within 1980-1995

Jonathan Messersmith Foltz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 021
Summary The items in the collection date from 1825 to 1877 and are, for the most part, diaries and journals. There are no childhood records. The materials document Foltz's life from the age of fifteen. It is assumed that the bulk of the collection was assembled by J.M. Foltz. Of particular interest are the contents of Foltz's medical journals: shipboard supplies, pharmaceutical lists, patient and remedy lists, and literature relating to the contemporary practice of medicine. Most of the Civil War...
Dates: 1825-1906,; Majority of material found within 1831-1877

Joseph C. Passmore Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 018
Summary

This collection contains letters between J.C. Passmore and George W. Hunter duing his first year as a lawyer in Lancaster.

Dates: 1841-1842.

Junior League of Lancaster County Records

 Collection
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

Kneedler Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 055
Summary This collection consists of letters, photographs and other material relating to four members of the Kneedler family of Greensburg, PA who attended Franklin and Marshall College in the 20th century. The largest portion of the material are letters written by Robert Glen, and Jay Ivan Kneedler (members of the Class of 1927). Their letters are particularly interesting as they depict student life in the 1920s. The second largest part contains the student papers (1961-1965) of A. Richard Kneedler,...
Dates: 1893-2005,; Majority of material found within 1923-1925 .; Majority of material found within 1961-1965

Lancaster County Academy Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 005
Summary

This collection contains records of the Lancaster County Academy a secondary school that operated in Lancaster Pa from 1827 to ca. 1840. Materials include committee reports, trustees minutes, correspondence, receipts, and construction bids.

Dates: 1827-1841,; Majority of material found within 1827-1830

Lancaster County Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 040
Summary

This collection of materials consists mostly of published items relating to tourism, businesses, churches, schools, and social and cultural organizations of Lancaster County.

Dates: 1904-present,; Majority of material found within 1928-1965

Lancaster Day Care Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 079
Summary This collection contains the administrative, financial, and publicity records of the Lancaster Day Care Center, a public, non-profit organization dedicated to providing affordable child care and educational services to the children of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Strengths of the collection include comprehensive financial and administrative records, including lengthy runs of Board of Directors’ minutes, financial information, correspondence, and photographs. Additional strengths include runs of...
Dates: 1915-2018,; Majority of material found within 1935-1995

Lancaster Farmland Trust Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 067
Summary

This collection contains the administrative, outreach, and publicity records of Lancaster Farmland Trust, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the rich and productive farmland of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Strengths of the collection include comprehensive financial and administrative records of the organization, and a complete run of organizational newsletters. Additional strengths include lengthy runs of annual reports, event programs, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1988-present,; Majority of material found within 1993-present

League of Women Voters of Lancaster County Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 047
Summary

This collection contains by-laws, board meeting minutes, bulletins, publications, unit study reports, historical background information, photographs, and newspaper articles.

Dates: 1947-present,; Majority of material found within 1947-1998

Leinbach Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 025
Summary

The collection consists of letters, legal documents, diaries, clippings, lithographs, engravings, broadsides, photographs, books and frakturs. The items were assembled and held by Bertha K. Leinbach. The earliest item in the collection dates from ca. 1745 with the bulk of the material covering the period from 1830 - 1900.

Dates: 1745-1930,; Majority of material found within 1830-1900

Linnaean Society of Lancaster City and County Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 013
Summary

This collection consists of administrative materials, correspondence, section reports and memorials.

Dates: 1862-1896,; Majority of material found within 1862-1889

Marcialito Cam Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 054
Summary This collection consists of the typed literary manuscripts of Asian-American author-poet Marcialito Cam, written during the period from 1967-2003. Visually disabled from the age of nine, Mr. Cam is a 1955 graduate of Franklin and Marshall College. Among Mr. Cam's writings are works of fiction, poetry, and essays on social and political issues. Some manuscripts have been published in book form while others remain unpublished. Additional material received in 2004 documents Mr. Cam's...
Dates: 1967- present,; Majority of material found within 1967-2000

Marshall College

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 02
Dates: 1837 - 1852

Marshall F. L. Zeigler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 009
Summary

This collection contains coursework and classroom notes created by Marshall F.L. Zeigler (F & M 1908) while a student at Franklin and Marshall College, 1904-1908.

Dates: 1904-1908,; Majority of material found within 1904-1908

Martha Keller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 063
Summary

This collection consists of the literary papers, drafts, manuscripts, research material, and personal correspondence of poet Martha Keller (1902-1971). Keller's major published works were: "Mirror to Mortality". New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1937; "Brady's Bend, and other Ballads". New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Univ. Press, 1946; and "The War Whoop of the Wily Iroquois". New York: Coward-McCann, 1954.

Dates: 1910-1972; Majority of material found within 1924-1954

Mifflin Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 032
Summary The collection consists of correspondence, notes, legal documents, poems, newspaper clippings, and photographs. The earliest items in the collection dates from 1714 with the bulk of the material covering the period from 1873 to 1921 and consisting of mostly Lloyd Mifflin, Jr. (b. 1846 - d. 1921) items. The collection also includes a few photos, clippings and memorial program of Thomas Mifflin (b. 1744 - d. 1800), Major, Colonel, Brigadier and Major-General in the Revolutionary War and...
Dates: 1714-1936,; Majority of material found within 1873-1921

Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 000
Summary

This collection consists of miscellaneous letters, diaries, scrapbooks, notebooks, autographs, drawings, legal papers, deeds, legal papers, invoices, ledgers, advertising materials, promissory notes, mortgages, commissions, playbills, speeches, reports, charters, ephemera, and literary manuscripts of disparate or unknown provenances.

Additionally, it contains specialized collections, including WWI and WWII posters, historical prints, photographs, newspapers and maps.

Dates: 1300-2001,; Majority of material found within 1850-1920