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3 edition of Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. found in the catalog.

Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

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Published by Historical Society of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Manuscripts -- United States -- Catalogs.,
    • Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography.,
    • United States -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      GenreCatalogs., Bibliography.
      ContributionsHistorical Society of Pennsylvania.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1329 .H68 1949
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6062209M
      LC Control Number49049681
      OCLC/WorldCa2216199

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Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. by Historical Records Survey of Pennsylvania. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Collections. The collections of Historical Society of Pennsylvania range from genealogical and family papers to business and organizational records to collections of items such as photographs, postcards, sheet music, menus, and trade cards. HSP's library contains a wealth of published material, including books, pamphlets, serials.

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Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags) Want more. Advanced embedding details, Pages: The collection includes also a folder of papers relating to lands in Alabama in which Charles N.

Bancker was interested; a receipt book,of Everts and Gerard Bancker of New York; an account book,of Charles Nicoll; a cash book, ; and a personal account book, —. Get this from a library. Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

[Historical Records Survey of Pennsylvania.; Historical Society of Pennsylvania.] -- Records generally cover Philadelphia and Pennsylvania unless otherwise indicated.

Genre/Form: Bibliographies Catalogs History Bibliography Catalogs: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

Historical Society of Pennsylvania: Guide to the manuscript collections in the Historical society of Pennsylvania. (Philadelphia, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, ), also by Historical Records Survey of Pennsylvania, Bernard S Levin, and Paul Bleyden (page images at HathiTrust).

See also Meade Collection, No. in Guide to the Manuscript Collections of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

James Clark Moore and William Colmer Moore Papers, 88 items. Early surveys of Pennsylvania lands, including the first draft of a survey for Germantown; cash book of Richard Peters, for forty years the Cataloguer of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania. The collection includes letters addressed to Mr.

Edmunds and to Benjamin Smith Lyman. Most of these are from Americans, a few foreign items, chiefly Japanese, are included. See also, No. in the Guide to the Manu script Collections of The Historical Society of.

For assistance using any of our research tools, please contact our Ready Reference staff by email, call our Reference Line at () ext. or just drop by the Reference Desk. Founded inthe Historical Society of Pennsylvania is one of the oldest historical societies in the United States.

Guide to the manuscript collections in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania Statement of Responsibility: prepared by the Historical Records Survey, Division of Professional and Service Projects, Work Projects Administration ; compiled by Paul Bleyden ; edited by Bernard S.

Levin. Gardening Papers (Historical Society of Pennsylvania) PH 66 Genealogical Charts and Records PH 70 Glen-Sanders, Papers (New-York Historical Society) See also M PH 26 Griffin, Cyrus, Letters (Historical Society of Pennsylvania) See also Transcript PH 12 Griffin, James Lewis Corbin, Diaries and Papers (Virginia Historical Society) PH It includes all manuscript collections listed below, except the Ely and Gerberich collections.

A necessary guide to the above card catalog is J. Carlyle Parker, Pennsylvania and Middle Atlantic States Genealogical Manuscripts: A User’s Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (Turlock, Calif.: Marietta Publishing, The best collections of published biographies are at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania, and the State Library of Pennsylvania.

The Family History Library also has a major collection of published and manuscript biographical Size: 1MB. Similar Items. Guide to the manuscript collections in the Historical society of Pennsylvania Published: () ; Guide to the manuscript collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania Published: () ; Guide to manuscripts collections of the Norwegian-American Historical Association Published: ().

Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. SSH Hg. Regional. E.g.: Guide to the Draper Manuscripts. SSH Hg. National. E.g.: National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections and Index to Personal Names in the National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections, From to the.

Historical Records Survey (U.S.) Virginia, Historical Records Survey of Virginia, Virginia Baptist Historical Society, Virginia Conservation Commission, United States Work Projects Administration Division of Professional and Service Projects: Format: Book: Language: English: Published: Richmond, Va.: Historical Records Survey of Virginia, MULTIETHNIC.

MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS. Adams County Historical Society (Nebraska) Manuscripts, ft. This collection contains transcripts of a series of eleven lecture and discussion programs on the role of ethnic groups in the history of Adams County.

Purchased by The Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Franklin, Walter, b. Letterbook, (1 v.)and the Patriot Hymn Book, Manuscripts in this collection were assembled by Colonel William C.

Armor. For a beginning guide to some of these, see Irwin Richman, comp., Historical Manuscript Depositories in Pennsylvania (Harrisburg, Pa.: Pennsylvania Historical Museum Commission, ), which is arranged by place, and especially Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: the society.

As part of its mission to advocate and advance knowledge about the history and culture of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic Region, the Pennsylvania Historical Association has published, sincethe award-winning academic quarterly journal Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies.

Over the past sixty years it has also published occasional books on topics pertinent. Lebanon County Historical Society Deposit of Manuscript Collections, Microfilm; Daniel Metcalf Collection, Microfilm; Reading Labor Advocate Records, Microfilm; Harmony Society Papers, Microfilm; Francis A.

Pitkin Papers, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania is a historical society founded in and based in Society's building, designed by Addison Hutton and listed on Philadelphia's Register of Historical Places, houses someprinted items and over 19 million manuscript and graphic items.

The Society maintains printed collections on Pennsylvania and regional history and manuscript Formation: The Presbyterian Historical Society's collections include archival records, published materials, and artifacts documenting the history of the Presbyterian and Reformed tradition in America.

To help patrons locate materials, the society has created several catalogs. Research Tools help you access the wealth of materials at PHS by providing more. The Manuscript Collections of the Maryland Historical Society (Baltimore, ) and Richard J. Cox and Larry E. Sullivan, eds., Guide to the Research Collections of the Maryland Historical Society (Baltimore, ).

Collections are listed alphabetically and can be found by clicking on the appropriate letter range displayed below. The State Historical Society of Missouri manuscript collection consists of personal papers, photographs, oral histories, correspondence, diaries and journals, and audiovisual material, as well as the records of churches, organizations, and businesses.

These materials provide researchers an insight into the lives of Missourians and the. The Maryland Historical Society has more than 5 million manuscripts, organized into more than 3, processed collections.

Following the standard practice of most historical repositories, the MdHS catalog and finding aids do not list every sheet of paper separately for most collections. walked into the manuscript room of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the first time. He clutched a well-thumbed copy of the guide to HSP's manuscript holdings.

Although woefully out of date, the guide, which the staff had graciously supplied in response to an inquiry, still provided a useful introduction to some of the manuscript Author: John K.

Alexander. The Guide contains entries for the many new items added to the collections since This new electronic version will be updated regularly to reflect new acquisitions.

Since the Tennessee Historical Society (THS) houses its book and manuscript collections here, the Guide reflects items owned by the Society as well. andA Guide to Dutch Manuscripts Relating to New Netherland in United States Repositories was updated in – under a project of the New Netherland Research Center and the New York State Archives with support from the New Netherland Institute.

The Filson Guide. GUIDE TO SELECTED MANUSCRIPT AND PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTIONS OF THE FILSON CLUB HISTORICAL SOCIETY. RESEARCHER NOTICE: The Filson encourages researchers to use the Online Catalog for a more extensive search. Hundreds of additional collections have been processed since this guide was compiled in and appear in The Filson's Online Catalog.

Guide to African American Manuscripts. In the Collection of the Virginia Historical Society. A [Abner, C?], letter, 1 p. Mss2Aba1. Written at Charleston, S.C., to E. Kingsland, this letter of 18 November describes a visit to the slave pens in Richmond.

The traveler had stopped there on the way to Charleston from Washington, D.C. Representing more than three centuries of regional history, our collections include objects, manuscripts, published resources, and photographic archives.

CCHS also administers the Chester County Archives, the County's official government records, which are housed at the Government Services Center in West Goshen Township.

Missouri History Museum (MoSHi) Collection Title: Thomas Jefferson Collection, Collection Size: items Guide: Finding Aid (KB PDF) Provenance: Most of the items were donated to the Missouri Historical Society (now the Missouri History Museum) in the early twentieth century by collector William K.

Bixby. Items of Interest: The collection consists mostly of correspondence from. The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania does not provide research services at other facilities.

Our research is limited to our own online and library collections. You can hire a researcher who can go to other facilities by going to the website of The Association of Professional Genealogists, APG.

MUHLENBERG, FREDERICK AUGUSTUS CONRAD, (brother of John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg, uncle of Francis Swaine Muhlenberg and of Henry Augustus Philip Muhlenberg, and great-great-grand uncle of Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg), a Delegate and a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Trappe, Pa., January 1, ; pursued an academic course; attended the University of Halle, Germany.

The Manuscript collections contain o linear feet of archival materials including family papers and organizational and business records that document the lives of important New Yorkers and Americans as well as average citizens.

The bulk of the manuscript collections are from the 18th and 19th centuries, but we also have important materials from the 17th century and a growing number of.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY DOCUMENTS AND NOTES THE MANUSCRIPT AND MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTIONS OF THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA A Preliminary Guide Part Five The general classification adopted for manuscript and miscellane-ous materials in the archives of the Society has been outlined in the January issue of this magazine, pages Manuscripts.

Avril J. Pedley, comp., The Manuscript Collections of The Maryland Historical Society (Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, ) supplements the Cox/Sullivan Guide (see Background Sources) and is updated in the Maryland Historical Magazine by notes of subsequent additions to the manuscript collection.

Nannie M. Trilley, and Noma Lee Goodwin, Guide to the Manuscript Collections in the Duke University Library (Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, ). At various libraries (WorldCat). FHL Film ; Book B5d ser. 27– This guide lists about 8, names of individuals, families, and historical subjects, and it is indexed.

The documents in this digital collection are a sample from a larger body of records pertaining to the American Civil War held by the State Historical Society of Missouri. The Collection 18 manuscript documents depicting military, political, social, and psychological aspects of the Civil War in Missouri.The papers of William Irvine mainly relate to his service as a brigadier general in the Revolutionary Army.

Included are letters, muster rolls, records of courts martial, petitions, orders, and resolutions of Congress, ; letters,of John Rose (Baron Rosenthal), William Irvine's adjutant; a letter book, ; William Irvine's order book while commanding the Western.Guide to African American Resources.

This resource, taken from "Guide to African American Resources at the Pennsylvania State Archives" by Ruth E. Hodge, is an easy-to-use reference for identifying and locating information available at the Pennsylvania State Archives relating to African Americans.