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Holly K. Green genealogy files, slides and notes

circa 1957-1995, 5.75 linear feet

03

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Goschenhoppen Historians, Inc.. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Goschenhoppen Historians, Inc.
Creator:
Green, Holly K.
Title:
Holly K. Green genealogy files, slides and notes
Date:
circa 1957-1995
Call Number:
03
Extent:
5.75 Linear feet
General Physical Description note:
2 boxes and several drawers
Language:
English
Abstract:
Holly K. Green of Boyertown, Pennsylvania is a local historian who has published articles on pottery in Berks County. The Holly K. Green genealogy files, slides and notes, 1957-1995, consist of Green's research notes and slides on local history and folk-life topics. The collection includes a large amount of genealogical research, with copies of primary and secondary resources.
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Biography/History

Holly K. Green of Boyertown, Pennsylvania is a local historian who has published articles on pottery in Berks County. She is the daughter of Willard S. and Pearl E. (Snyder) Green, and the grand-daughter of Wilson H. and Ida (Smith) Green.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of slides and research notes on local history, local families, and folk-life topics. Subjects include local cemeteries, architecture, quilts, and local individuals and families. There are six spiral notebooks of notes and indexes, and research files on local family genealogies with copies of primary and secondary source materials. In addition, there are 10 slide carousels and numerous small boxes of slides, as well as one audiocassette.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Goschenhoppen Historians, Inc.

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Celia Caust-Ellenbogen and Michael Gubicza through the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories

Sponsor

Records processed and finding aid prepared with support from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and National Endowment for the Humanities.

Access Restrictions

Contact Goschenhoppen Historians, Inc. for information about accessing this collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition Note

Gift of Holly K. Green.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials Note

Goschenhoppen Historians: Wilson H. Green clippings scrapbooks and photographs.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)
  • Berks County (Pa.)
  • Boyertown (Pa.)
  • Green Lane (Pa.)
  • Montgomery County (Pa.)
  • Perkiomen (Pa. : Township)
Subject(s)
  • Cemeteries
  • Genealogy
  • Local history
  • Quilting

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