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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1850-1953
Creator:
Bancroft, Addison
Bancroft, Bessie, 1878-
Bancroft, Henry
Bancroft, Marie A.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
The Bancroft family lived in the Frankford neighborhood of Philadelphia. This collection includes personal papers from sisters Bessie and Marie, as well as Bessie’s diary for the year 1904. Business papers from their uncles Addison and Henry, who were in the real estate and insurance businesses respectively, are also included. Addison Bancroft’s lease papers reflect a professional relationship with George W. Childs.
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Bancroft family papers
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Bancroft, Addison Bancroft, Bessie, 1878- Bancroft, Henry Bancroft, Marie A.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 627
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1850-1953
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The Bancroft family lived in the Frankford neighborhood of Philadelphia. This collection includes personal papers from sisters Bessie and Marie, as well as Bessie’s diary for the year 1904. Business papers from their uncles Addison and Henry, who were in the real estate and insurance businesses respectively, are also included. Addison Bancroft’s lease papers reflect a professional relationship with George W. Childs.
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Bancroft, Addison Bancroft, Bessie, 1878- Bancroft, Henry Bancroft, Marie A. Childs, George William, 1829-1894
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Correspondence Diaries Family papers Leases Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Photographs
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1876-1894
Creator:
Dennis, Bessie B. (Bessie Benedict), 1860-1924
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear foot)
A scrapbook made by Bessie B. Dennis comprising programs and newspaper clippings regarding her singing performances. The book spans the years from 1876 to 1894.
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Bessie B. Dennis scrapbook
creator
Dennis, Bessie B. (Bessie Benedict), 1860-1924
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1392
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (0.2 linear foot)
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1876-1894
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A scrapbook made by Bessie B. Dennis comprising programs and newspaper clippings regarding her singing performances. The book spans the years from 1876 to 1894.
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1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Dennis, Bessie B. (Bessie Benedict), 1860-1924
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Clippings (information artifacts) Manuscripts, American--19th century Programs (Publications)
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1873-1940
Creator:
Gibson, Edna
Hawkins, Etta L., 1865-
Littlefield, Charley
Sauer, Kate, 1885-
Siwicki, Irene, 1925-
Wheeler, Edith Maude, 1873-
Extent: 1 box (7 volumes)
A collection comprising seven American autograph albums spanning the years from 1873 to 1940.
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Collection of American autograph albums
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Gibson, Edna Hawkins, Etta L., 1865- Littlefield, Charley Sauer, Kate, 1885- Siwicki, Irene, 1925- Wheeler, Edith Maude, 1873-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1133
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (7 volumes)
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1873-1940
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A collection comprising seven American autograph albums spanning the years from 1873 to 1940.
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Gibson, Edna Hawkins, Etta L., 1865- Littlefield, Charley Sauer, Kate, 1885- Siwicki, Irene, 1925- Wheeler, Edith Maude, 1873-
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Autograph albums Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Poems
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1834-1875
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Small collection of records regarding the G. & C. Merriam Company spanning the years from 1834 to 1875. The papers comprise chiefly correspondence to the G. & C. Merriam Company.
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G. & C. Merriam Company records
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1201
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.25 linear feet
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1834-1875
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Small collection of records regarding the G. & C. Merriam Company spanning the years from 1834 to 1875. The papers comprise chiefly correspondence to the G. & C. Merriam Company.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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English
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G. & C. Merriam Company.
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Business records Correspondence Fliers (printed matter) Invoices Manuscripts, American--19th century Receipts (financial records)
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1821-1876
Creator:
Allen, George, 1808-1876
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
George Allen (1808-1876) was an educator, Episcopal clergy, and author. This small collection is comprised of both manuscript and printed material written or collected by George Allen. The material includes correspondence, notes, transcriptions, and syllabi pertaining to the study of French, Italian, Greek, and Latin literature, and English literature and drama. Also included is a bound manuscript titled "Lectures on Athenian Drama." Material related to the University of Pennsylvania includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, and offprints. The collection also includes printed material, such as educational exercises and exams.
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George Allen notes and lectures
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Allen, George, 1808-1876
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1107
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1821-1876
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George Allen (1808-1876) was an educator, Episcopal clergy, and author. This small collection is comprised of both manuscript and printed material written or collected by George Allen. The material includes correspondence, notes, transcriptions, and syllabi pertaining to the study of French, Italian, Greek, and Latin literature, and English literature and drama. Also included is a bound manuscript titled "Lectures on Athenian Drama." Material related to the University of Pennsylvania includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, and offprints. The collection also includes printed material, such as educational exercises and exams.
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1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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Allen, George, 1808-1876 University of Pennsylvania.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Lectures Manuscripts, American--19th century Notes
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1861-1870
Creator:
Johnson, Georgiana P. Miller (Georgiana Parker Miller), 1842-1907
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing the diary of Georgiana P. Miller Johnson, spanning the years 1861 to 1870. Johnson lived in Dorchester, Massachusetts.
title
Georgiana P. Miller Johnson diary
creator
Johnson, Georgiana P. Miller (Georgiana Parker Miller), 1842-1907
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1093
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1861-1870
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A volume containing the diary of Georgiana P. Miller Johnson, spanning the years 1861 to 1870. Johnson lived in Dorchester, Massachusetts.
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1860s 1870s
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Johnson, Georgiana P. Miller (Georgiana Parker Miller), 1842-1907
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Diaries Manuscripts, American--19th century Poems
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1840-1875
Creator:
Kelley, Henry H.
Extent: 1 volume (+ 27 leaves)
This volume contains a collection of pharmaceutical formulas and recipes compiled and written by druggist and chemist Henry H. Kelley spanning the years from 1840 to 1875.
title
Henry H. Kelley recipe book
creator
Kelley, Henry H.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1779
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 27 leaves)
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1840-1875
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This volume contains a collection of pharmaceutical formulas and recipes compiled and written by druggist and chemist Henry H. Kelley spanning the years from 1840 to 1875.
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1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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English
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Kelley, Henry H.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices (bound manuscripts) Finding tabs Formularies Manuscripts, American--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1874-1878
Creator:
Wharton, Henry, 1827-1880
Extent: 1 volume
This oversize volume is a letterpress copybook containing the outgoing correspondence of Henry Wharton's law practice in Philadelphia, located in Washington Square. The letters span almost four years from 1874 to 1878. Wharton's practice served prominent Philadelphians and dealt with many facets of real estate law prominent Philadelphians. Some letters concern Philadelphia ordinances and legal matters.
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Henry Wharton letterpress copybook
creator
Wharton, Henry, 1827-1880
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1744
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1874-1878
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This oversize volume is a letterpress copybook containing the outgoing correspondence of Henry Wharton's law practice in Philadelphia, located in Washington Square. The letters span almost four years from 1874 to 1878. Wharton's practice served prominent Philadelphians and dealt with many facets of real estate law prominent Philadelphians. Some letters concern Philadelphia ordinances and legal matters.
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1870s
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English
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Wharton, Henry, 1827-1880
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Correspondence Finding tabs Letter books Letterpress copybooks Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1867-1875
Creator:
Marble, Arthur Demerick, 1853-1934, Compiler
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing fifty-nine letters written to and compiled by Arthur Demerick Marble. Letters are chiefly from family members to Marble spanning the years 1867 to 1875.
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Letters from home in Hingham to Arthur Demerick Marble from Aug 26-1867 to Aug 24-1875 inclusive
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Marble, Arthur Demerick, 1853-1934, Compiler
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1090
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1867-1875
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A volume containing fifty-nine letters written to and compiled by Arthur Demerick Marble. Letters are chiefly from family members to Marble spanning the years 1867 to 1875.
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1860s 1870s
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English
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Marble, Arthur Demerick, 1853-1934 Hingham Argricultural and Horticultural Society (Hingham, Mass.). Marble, Charles H., 1858- Marble, Demerick, 1819-1898 Marble, Olive A.
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Correspondence Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1876-1879
Creator:
Grahamsville Unique Literary Society.
Extent: 1 volume
This volume contains the meeting minutes of the Grahamsville Unique Literary Society spanning the years from 1876 to 1879.
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Minutes of the Unique Literary Society, organized November 18, 1876
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Grahamsville Unique Literary Society.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1768
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1876-1879
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This volume contains the meeting minutes of the Grahamsville Unique Literary Society spanning the years from 1876 to 1879.
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1870s
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English
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Grahamsville Unique Literary Society.
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By-laws Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, American--19th century Minute books Minutes (Records)
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1839-1874
Creator:
Austin, Alvira, 1846-
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
A volume comprised of payment records for School District No. 2 in Randolph Township, Portage County, Ohio and recipes along with some household accounts. The school district records are written in several hands on the first ten leaves of the volume and span the years from 1839 to 1851. The remainder of the volume comprises recipes and household accounts of the Austin family.
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Payment receipt book and recipe book
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Austin, Alvira, 1846-
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1884
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1839-1874
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A volume comprised of payment records for School District No. 2 in Randolph Township, Portage County, Ohio and recipes along with some household accounts. The school district records are written in several hands on the first ten leaves of the volume and span the years from 1839 to 1851. The remainder of the volume comprises recipes and household accounts of the Austin family.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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Austin, Alvira, 1846-
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Housebooks Manuscripts, American--19th century Receipts (financial records) Recipes
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