Query: Pennsylvania -- 19th century
Swatara Railroad Papers
Creators:
Swatara Railroad Company
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Agriculture
Donaldson, William
Swatara and Good Spring Railroad
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Dates:
1805-1894.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 vertical boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0272
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Documents relating to the business of the Swatara Railroad Company of Danville, Pennsylvania and particularly of its president, "Judge" William Donaldson. Includes receipts, bills, contracts, operating statistics, financial statements and correspondence, filed chronologically by year.

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in NMAH.AC.0272 for Pennsylvania -- 19th century
Roy C. Kulp Collection of Account Books
Creators:
Dibner Library
Kulp, Roy C.
Dates:
1755-1904
Size:
3.66 Cubic feet (11 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0149
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Thirty-nine account books of farmers, store owners, and artisans living in Pennsylvania, 1755-1904. The books mainly record daily transactions with customers or suppliers and are handwritten in varying conditions of legibility and preservation.

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James Hamilton letters
Creators:
Hamilton, James, 1819-1878
Dates:
1861-1867
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hamijaml
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters to "Mr. MacKenzie," one regarding a landscape painting by Hamilton "in the Academy."

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Charles J. Burggraf Johnstown Flood Collection
Creators:
Burggraf, Harold L.
Burggraf, Charles J., 1862-1928
Dates:
1880-1989.
Size:
2.1 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1250
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Documents, photographs, scrapbooks and photograph albums, relating to Charles J. Burggraf, a photographer active in Johnstown, Pennsylvania at the time of the 1889 flood. Some documents, such as a will, deeds, a baptismal certificate, and similar things, predate the flood. Many of the photographs are studio portraits taken by Burggraf. A …

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R. Wallace Steel Papers
Creators:
Steel, R. Wallace
Dates:
1864-1903
Size:
2 Cubic feet (1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1449
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents railroad engineer R. Wallace Steel and his work with railroads, primarily in Pennsylvania and Missouri.

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Xanthus Smith diaries
Creators:
Smith, Xanthus, 1839-1929
Dates:
1883-1892
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitxant
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handwritten diary, January 1-December 31, 1883, and July 1, 1891-May 14, 1892. The entries detail the daily events of Smith, who painted in his studio almost every day, usually finishing a painting in one to three days. The entries also record his domestic life, living with his wife, children, and father, painter Russell Smith, outside …

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Jacob Eichholtz daybook
Creators:
Eichholtz, Jacob, 1776-1842
Dates:
1804-1817
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.eichjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A daybook, including some observations on Eichholtz's art.

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Lehigh Valley Coal Company Records
Creators:
Lehigh Valley Coal Company
Dates:
1864-1865, and undated.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1106
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Company records, including specifications, drawings and plans, photographs, and other miscellaneous archival material.

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J. Raymond Claghorn Scrapbook
Creators:
Claghorn, J. Raymond
Dates:
1881-1895
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0582
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A scrapbook compiled by Claghorn relating to his corporate and civic activities, including mostly photographs, correspondence and clippings.

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Joseph Jackson papers
Creators:
Jackson, Joseph, 1867-1946
Dates:
1913-1946
Size:
21 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.jackjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Monographs and other material relating primarily to Joseph Pennell, John Krimmel and lithography. Included are newspaper clippings relating to the death of Joseph Pennell, 1926; Writings by Jackson, including "Joseph Pennell as a Lithographer", "American Architecture Owes Something to the Drawings of Joseph Pennell," "Paintings by John Lewis Krimmel in Exhibitions …

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