003. Manuscript Collections
Found in 209 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: 003-MS 64
Scope and Contents Consists of an account ledger of clothing issued to soldiers in Company F and Company G of the 53rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment from 1861 to 1865. Includes the names of soldiers being issued clothing, date of issue, and cost. Soldier discharges and deaths are also mentioned.
Identifier: 003-MS 338
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Identifier: 003-MS 248
Abstract Ledger containing the financial records of a farmer from Brecknock Township, Lancaster County, Pa. ‡b Includes an alphabetical list of those with whom Sollenberger had business dealings followed by an accounting of the individual transactions with each. Among those with whom Sollenberger traded were numerous families from the Cocalico region of Lancaster County. The last page of the ledger lists four recipes, hand-written in German script. The recipes are for a wine/rum punch, rosemary oil,...
Identifier: 003-MS 425
Abstract Collection contains brochures advertising medicines and remedies, broth, support garments, baby food, and stoves as well as cookbooks advertising and providing recipes using Jello, baking powder, tapioca, and cornstarch and other corn products. Included are: Hurst's standard remedies; As I appeared when a child [Shaker extract of roots (Seigel's syrup) manufactured by A.J. White]; Cleveland's superior receipts [Cleveland's Superior Baking Powder]; Medical reports on Valentine's meat-juice as...
Identifier: 003-MS 131
Scope and Contents Photocopies of the monthly and bi-monthly Pennsylvania German-language newspaper column "Dietsch Eck" (sometimes spelled Deitsch Eck) edited by Al Albrecht and published by the Wakarusa Tribune of Wakarusa, Ind. The bulk of the articles are transcriptions of early Pennsylvania Dutch folk stories and anecdotes originally written by E. H. Good and other writers.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 003-MS 402
Scope and Contents Between 1998 and 2008 Bruce Kellner and Joel Farber, under the name of All Kinds Blintzes Press, hand-produced 60 chapbooks on a wide range of topics. All proceeds from this chapbooks were given entirely to charities and non-profit organizations. In 10 years, almost $15,000 was raised.
Identifier: 003-MS 3
Scope and Contents Annual reports, correspondence and minute book of the Board of Trustees of the Ann C. Witmer Home for Widows and Maiden Ladies of Lancaster, Pa.