Found in 155 Collections and/or Records:
Legal documents, correspondence and receipts. Consists of receipts written by, or issued to, Abraham Carpenter and/or Henry Carpenter of Lancaster County, Pa., from 1831 to 1836. Includes an 1811 copy of Abraham's last will and testament.
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.
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.
Copybook of Anna H. Taylor, a student at Westtown Boarding School in Chester County, Pa., during the 1866 school year. Includes poems, descriptions of the campus and the valedictory address of Jessie S. Cheyney to the Westtown Literary Society delivered on Apr. 3, 1866.
Minutes, constitution, by-laws, programs, correspondence, photographs, and other organizational records. Includes note ledgers and scrapbook on the history of the organization.
Daybook documenting the daily business activities of the Bechtel & Abernathy Coal Company of Bechtelsville, Pa. The ledger includes the company's sales and delivery records plus a list of customers and a detailed summary of items sold at public auction in 1877. An appraisal of personal property (1877) and records from a dairy believed to have been owned and operated by the Bechtel family is also included.
Business ledger contains the accounting records of a mill operated by Benjamin B. Eshleman of Bartville, Pa. Includes the names of customers, the costs and the work completed at Eshleman's mill.