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003. Manuscript Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: 003
Manuscript materials.

Found in 209 Collections and/or Records:

Breed School Student Letters to Mrs. Katzeff

Identifier: 003-MS462
Abstract Handwritten letters composed by a group of elementary school students to their teacher, Mrs. Katzeff, on the occasion of the birth of her baby boy. These letters were written in mid-June 1932, probably to Doris Winer Katzeff.

Brief sketch of the life of Nathan Dundore (from notes compiled by himself)

Identifier: 003-MS 26
Scope and Contents Manuscript. Contains the biography of Nathan Dundore of Bern Township, and Philadelphia, Pa. Includes family histories of the Dundore and DeWees families and a transcribed license to trade with the Delaware Indians issued to "N. Dundore" in 1864.

Bruce Kellner Manuscript Collection

Identifier: 003-MS 479
Scope and Contents Biographical information, obituary, manuscripts, correspondence, and event programs from plays Bruce Kellner either attended or performed in. The manuscripts within this collection included a variety of records that consisted of essays, poems, scripts for personal speeches, and published articles written by Bruce Kellner. Although not limited to personal writing, this collection also includes reviews and critiques on Kellner's published works and his performances in different plays. The...

C. Richard Beam Pennsylvania-Dutch Newspaper Clippings

Identifier: 003-MS 145
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings of columns written in the Pennsylvania-Dutch dialect by C. Richard Beam, entitled "Es Pennsilfaanisch Deitsch Eck", for Die Botschaft, The Shopping News, The Lebanon Daily News, West Berks Crier, The Budget and Lancaster Sunday News from 1976 to 2000. The collection also consists of newspaper clippings of columns by: Earl C. Haag ("Es Neinuhr Schtick"), Dave Hendricks ("Wunnerfritz"), Bill Klouser ("En Kat'z Deisch Schtick"), Ernest W. Bechtel ("Gscheitheide un Dumheita"),...

Carl Van Vechten memorial collection of arts and letters

Identifier: MS-91
Scope and Contents Photographs, sheet music, playbills, prints, publications, sound recordings, programs, souvenir books, correspondence, drawings, broadsides, articles, ephemera, manuscripts, and journal issues relating to the theater, music, dance, and literature.  Although not limited to materials related to African American artists and their works, the collection includes a large number of materials documenting African American artistic endeavors during the early and mid-twentieth century. The collection was...

Catalog of the Personal Effects of John S. Rohrer

Identifier: 003-MS 403
Scope and Contents Catalog for auction held at the residence of John S. Rohrer, corner of North Queen and Lemon Streets, Lancaster, Pa.  Includes advertisements for merchants in Lancaster.

Catalogue giving history and also remarks on the relics pertaining to the Stone Age in the collection

Identifier: 003-MS 89
Scope and Contents Artifact catalog of Alfred Franklin Berlin of Allentown, Pa. Each entry provides a detailed description of an artifact and notes the location where the item was found and the name of the person who donated it.

Charles M. Howell's Cash Book, Scrapbook and Other Material

Identifier: 003-MS 67
Scope and Contents Cash book and scrapbook containing newspaper articles, engravings, invitations, tickets, and other items documenting the expenses, activities and interests of Charles Miller Howell.  The cash book records daily expenditures from June 4, 1858 to August 13, 1860 and includes transactions with many of Lancaster, Pennsylvania's most prominent citizens.  The scrapbook contains poems, short stories, news articles, and cartoons clipped from a variety of newspapers including The Olio, The Inquirer and...