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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1960-1995
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Local (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 26.7 linear feet
Established in 1958, the Chestnut Hill Local emerged as a community forum and since has become an award-winning, independent weekly newspaper serving the neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, PA and the surrounding communities of Northwest Philadelphia. The "Chestnut Hill Local" Collection, 1960-1995, consists of photographs taken by photographers of the newspaper, as well as related clippings. It is arranged into two series: "Series I. Portraits/Headshots" and "Series II: Subject files." (View full finding aid.)
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"Chestnut Hill Local" Collection
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Chestnut Hill Local (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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CHHS.2007.1-2
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26.7 linear feet
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1960-1995
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Established in 1958, the Chestnut Hill Local emerged as a community forum and since has become an award-winning, independent weekly newspaper serving the neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, PA and the surrounding communities of Northwest Philadelphia. The "Chestnut Hill Local" Collection, 1960-1995, consists of photographs taken by photographers of the newspaper, as well as related clippings. It is arranged into two series: "Series I. Portraits/Headshots" and "Series II: Subject files."
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1870s-1930s
Creator:
Riley, Laura Brooks Troth, 1882-1964
Extent: 3.9 linear feet
Laura Brooks Troth, 1882-1964, grew up in Germantown, Philadelphia and moved to Poughkeepsie, NY in 1909 when she married Woodbridge Riley, who was head of the Philosophy department at Vassar College. Laura returned to Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia with her five children after her husband's death. This collection includes diaries, photo albums, autograph album, photographs, clippings, other printed items, and many letters. (View full finding aid.)
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Annette Riley Fry collection on Laura Brooks Troth Riley
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Riley, Laura Brooks Troth, 1882-1964
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CHHS.2004.79
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3.9 linear feet
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1870s-1930s
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Laura Brooks Troth, 1882-1964, grew up in Germantown, Philadelphia and moved to Poughkeepsie, NY in 1909 when she married Woodbridge Riley, who was head of the Philosophy department at Vassar College. Laura returned to Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia with her five children after her husband's death. This collection includes diaries, photo albums, autograph album, photographs, clippings, other printed items, and many letters.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1938-1980
Creator:
Bergey, Marion Viriginia Drumm
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
Whitemarsh Hall was an elaborate mansion outside Philadelphia in Springfield, Pennsylvania, completed in 1921 and destroyed in 1980. It was designed by renowned architect Horace Trumbauer for Edward and Eva Stotesbury. The Bergey papers, 1930-1980, consists of newspaper clippings on the Stotesbury family and Whitemarsh Hall. (View full finding aid.)
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Bergey papers
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Bergey, Marion Viriginia Drumm
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CHHS.1995.533
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0.4 linear feet
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1938-1980
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Whitemarsh Hall was an elaborate mansion outside Philadelphia in Springfield, Pennsylvania, completed in 1921 and destroyed in 1980. It was designed by renowned architect Horace Trumbauer for Edward and Eva Stotesbury. The Bergey papers, 1930-1980, consists of newspaper clippings on the Stotesbury family and Whitemarsh Hall.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1920-2011
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Academy.
Extent: 1 linear feet (1 record carton)
The Chestnut Hill Academy (now known as the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy) is a private school located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Chestnut Hill Academy Collection, circa 1998-2011, contains administrative records of the Academy as well as newspaper articles regarding their activities. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Academy collection
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Chestnut Hill Academy.
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CHHS.2005.151
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1 linear feet (1 record carton)
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1920-2011
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The Chestnut Hill Academy (now known as the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy) is a private school located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Chestnut Hill Academy Collection, circa 1998-2011, contains administrative records of the Academy as well as newspaper articles regarding their activities.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1952-1985
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Business Association (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 1 linear feet
The Chestnut Hill Business Association is a membership organization for the retailers and restaurants located in Chestnut Hill, a Northwest Philadelphia neighborhood. This collection is made up of records from the different business which make up the Chestnut Hill Business Association. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Business Association
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Chestnut Hill Business Association (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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CHHS.1996.500
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1 linear feet
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1952-1985
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The Chestnut Hill Business Association is a membership organization for the retailers and restaurants located in Chestnut Hill, a Northwest Philadelphia neighborhood. This collection is made up of records from the different business which make up the Chestnut Hill Business Association.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1948-1970
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Community Association (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
The Chestnut Hill Community Association was formed in the 1950's dedicated to the social and economic well-being of the neighborhood. The Chestnut Hill Community Association scrapbooks, 1948-1970, contains newspaper clipping scrapbooks pertaining to association and its activities. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Community Association scrapbooks
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Chestnut Hill Community Association (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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CHHS.2006.19
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0.25 linear feet
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1948-1970
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The Chestnut Hill Community Association was formed in the 1950's dedicated to the social and economic well-being of the neighborhood. The Chestnut Hill Community Association scrapbooks, 1948-1970, contains newspaper clipping scrapbooks pertaining to association and its activities.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1817-2010
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Community Centre.
Extent: 0.8 linear feet
The Chestnut Hill Community Centre was an organization that worked to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. The Chestnut Hill Community Centre records, 1817-2010, includes administrative, financial, and event records of the organizaton. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Community Centre records
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Chestnut Hill Community Centre.
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CHHS.CHCC
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0.8 linear feet
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1817-2010
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The Chestnut Hill Community Centre was an organization that worked to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. The Chestnut Hill Community Centre records, 1817-2010, includes administrative, financial, and event records of the organizaton.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1802-2010
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
Extent: 1.4 linear feet
Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. Chestnut Hill Historical Society architectural drawings, land deeds, and titles, 1802-2010, consists of landscape drawings, blueprints of houses, and surveys of properties in Chestnut Hill (1927 to 2010), as well as land deeds and titles (1802-1955). (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society architectural drawings, land deeds, and titles
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
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CHHS.LAND
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1.4 linear feet
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1802-2010
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Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. Chestnut Hill Historical Society architectural drawings, land deeds, and titles, 1802-2010, consists of landscape drawings, blueprints of houses, and surveys of properties in Chestnut Hill (1927 to 2010), as well as land deeds and titles (1802-1955).
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1755-2011
(Bulk: 1900-2011)
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
Extent: 18.8 linear feet
Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society local history collection, 1755-2011 (bulk 1900-2011) consists primarily of newspaper clippings and other printed materials, such as pamphlets, publications, and ephemera, relating to the Chestnut Hill neighborhood. There are some original records of local organizations, such as minute books and ledgers, as well as some family papers. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society local history collection
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
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CHHS.LOCAL
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18.8 linear feet
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1755-2011
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1900-2011
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Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society local history collection, 1755-2011 (bulk 1900-2011) consists primarily of newspaper clippings and other printed materials, such as pamphlets, publications, and ephemera, relating to the Chestnut Hill neighborhood. There are some original records of local organizations, such as minute books and ledgers, as well as some family papers.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1849-2011
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
Extent: 5 linear feet
Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society map and atlas collection, 1849-2011, consists of loose maps and separated atlas plates centering on Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy, as well as about one dozen atlases of Philadelphia. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society map and atlas collection
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
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CHHS.MAPS
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5 linear feet
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1849-2011
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Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society map and atlas collection, 1849-2011, consists of loose maps and separated atlas plates centering on Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy, as well as about one dozen atlases of Philadelphia.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
circa 2005-2008
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society. Landscape Committee.
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
The objective of the Native Plant Garden, dedicated in 2009, was to create a native demonstration garden so that area residents could see and learn about Wissahickon native plants. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society Native Plant Garden Collection is comprised of documentation relating to the redesigned and replanted garden of the Chestnut Hill Historical Society / Friends of the Wissahickon headquarters garden. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society Native Plant Garden Collection
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society. Landscape Committee.
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CHHS.2008.96
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0.25 linear feet
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circa 2005-2008
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The objective of the Native Plant Garden, dedicated in 2009, was to create a native demonstration garden so that area residents could see and learn about Wissahickon native plants. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society Native Plant Garden Collection is comprised of documentation relating to the redesigned and replanted garden of the Chestnut Hill Historical Society / Friends of the Wissahickon headquarters garden.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
circa 1850-2011
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
Extent: 30 linear feet
Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society photograph collection, circa 1850-2011, consists of two series: subject-related and family/organization photographs. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society photograph collection
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
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CHHS.PHOTO
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30 linear feet
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circa 1850-2011
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Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, was a village of farmers and millers during the Colonial period. After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill became a popular spot for Philadelphia's wealthy and it soon boasted magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P. Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society photograph collection, circa 1850-2011, consists of two series: subject-related and family/organization photographs.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1896-1939
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 document box)
The railroad and trolley lines that have existed throughout the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania have allowed for the transport of goods as well as commuters. The companies represented in this collection were the predecessors of the current public transit system that is in place. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society railroad and trolley collection, 1896-1939, contains records from the Hillcrest Avenue Passenger Railway Company as well as secondary materials from other railroad and trolley companies. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society railroad and trolley collection
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CHHS.2006.17
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0.4 linear feet (1 document box)
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1896-1939
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The railroad and trolley lines that have existed throughout the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania have allowed for the transport of goods as well as commuters. The companies represented in this collection were the predecessors of the current public transit system that is in place. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society railroad and trolley collection, 1896-1939, contains records from the Hillcrest Avenue Passenger Railway Company as well as secondary materials from other railroad and trolley companies.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1760-2011
(Bulk: 1970-2011)
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
Extent: 26.5 linear feet
The 1,800 acres of Wissahickon Valley Park are part of Philadelphia's 9,200-acre Fairmount Park, one of the largest city parks in the world. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society Wissahickon collection, 1760-2011 (bulk 1970-2011) consists of ephemera, memorabilia and records relating to the Wissahickon, created by various sources and collected by the Historical Society. There are newspaper and magazine clippings, scholarly research and governmental reports, prints and photographs, slides, music CDs, and VHS tapes. A large collection of stereoviews of the Wissahickon is a highlight of the collection. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society Wissahickon collection
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
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CHHS.WISS
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26.5 linear feet
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1760-2011
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1970-2011
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The 1,800 acres of Wissahickon Valley Park are part of Philadelphia's 9,200-acre Fairmount Park, one of the largest city parks in the world. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society Wissahickon collection, 1760-2011 (bulk 1970-2011) consists of ephemera, memorabilia and records relating to the Wissahickon, created by various sources and collected by the Historical Society. There are newspaper and magazine clippings, scholarly research and governmental reports, prints and photographs, slides, music CDs, and VHS tapes. A large collection of stereoviews of the Wissahickon is a highlight of the collection.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1942-2005
(Bulk: 1990-2005)
Extent: 7.5 linear feet
The Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County granted the Charter for Chestnut Hill Hospital on 21 November 1903. The Chestnut Hill Hospital Collection, 1942-2005 (bulk, 1990-2005), relates to the history of Chestnut Hill Hospital. Files include research notes about the history of the hospital, brochures/flyers, records of events, blueprints. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill Hospital collection
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7.5 linear feet
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1942-2005
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1990-2005
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The Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County granted the Charter for Chestnut Hill Hospital on 21 November 1903. The Chestnut Hill Hospital Collection, 1942-2005 (bulk, 1990-2005), relates to the history of Chestnut Hill Hospital. Files include research notes about the history of the hospital, brochures/flyers, records of events, blueprints.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
circa 1965-1994
Creator:
Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
The Chestnut Hill Restaurant Collection, circa 1965-1994, includes menus, plans, and information on two restaurants: 21 West and Depot, located in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. (View full finding aid.)
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Chestnut Hill restaurants collection
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society.
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CHHS.1994.99
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0.4 linear feet
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circa 1965-1994
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The Chestnut Hill Restaurant Collection, circa 1965-1994, includes menus, plans, and information on two restaurants: 21 West and Depot, located in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
circa 1997
Creator:
Thomas, George E.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
The Class of Dr. George Thomas collection on Chestnut Hill, circa 1997, consists of research on individual blocks done by students for a course given by Dr. George Thomas at the University of Pennsylvania. The research papers cover Germantown Ave., Ardleigh St., Anderson St., Crittenden St., Winston St., Evergreen Ave., Highland Ave., Southampton, Abington, Wooddale St., Springfield Ave. and Shawnee St. in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. (View full finding aid.)
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Class of Dr. George Thomas collection on Chestnut Hill
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Thomas, George E.
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CHHS.1997.483
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0.4 linear feet
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circa 1997
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The Class of Dr. George Thomas collection on Chestnut Hill, circa 1997, consists of research on individual blocks done by students for a course given by Dr. George Thomas at the University of Pennsylvania. The research papers cover Germantown Ave., Ardleigh St., Anderson St., Crittenden St., Winston St., Evergreen Ave., Highland Ave., Southampton, Abington, Wooddale St., Springfield Ave. and Shawnee St. in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1917-1967
Creator:
Joseph Condello and Sons Tailor Shop.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
The Joseph Condello and Sons Tailor Shop was located in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Condello Tailor Shop collection, 1917-1967, contains deeds, mortgages, and tax forms from the store. (View full finding aid.)
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Condello Tailor Shop collection
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Joseph Condello and Sons Tailor Shop.
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CHHS.1997.465
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0.4 linear feet
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1917-1967
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The Joseph Condello and Sons Tailor Shop was located in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Condello Tailor Shop collection, 1917-1967, contains deeds, mortgages, and tax forms from the store.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1965-2011
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Crefeld School.
Extent: 7.25 linear feet
The Crefeld School, located in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, was established in 1970 as a secondary school providing a "Progressive Education" focused on hands-on education and experiential learning. The Crefeld School Collection, 1965-2011, includes Board materials, financial records, administrative files, correspondence, yearbooks, and several scrapbooks. (View full finding aid.)
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Crefeld School Collection
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Crefeld School.
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CHHS.2002.228
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7.25 linear feet
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1965-2011
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The Crefeld School, located in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, was established in 1970 as a secondary school providing a "Progressive Education" focused on hands-on education and experiential learning. The Crefeld School Collection, 1965-2011, includes Board materials, financial records, administrative files, correspondence, yearbooks, and several scrapbooks.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
circa 1980s
Creator:
Contosta, David R.
Extent: 11.75 linear feet
David R. Contosta (born 1945) is a professor of history at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The David Contosta Collection, circa 1980s, consists of various notes, memos, correspondence, bibliographies, interviews, newspaper clippings and photos related to David Contosta's completion of his publications on Chestnut Hill, Houston/Woodward families, St. Martin, and various others. Also included are tapes of interviews and various photos of Houston/Woodward family members and sites. (View full finding aid.)
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David Contosta Collection
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Contosta, David R.
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CHHS.CONT
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11.75 linear feet
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circa 1980s
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David R. Contosta (born 1945) is a professor of history at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The David Contosta Collection, circa 1980s, consists of various notes, memos, correspondence, bibliographies, interviews, newspaper clippings and photos related to David Contosta's completion of his publications on Chestnut Hill, Houston/Woodward families, St. Martin, and various others. Also included are tapes of interviews and various photos of Houston/Woodward family members and sites.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1898-1994
(Bulk: 1925-1994)
Creator:
Eichler, David K., 1913-2003
Extent: 10.1 linear feet
David Kemble Eichler (1913-2003) was a real estate agent and "popular local personality" in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served in the military during World War II and briefly worked for the state department. He was friends with actress Katharine Hepburn. The David K. Eichler collection, 1898-1994, includes correspondence, working files, publications, books, floor plans and photographs. Subjects cover a range of interest and experience such as art, drama, travel, World War II service and subsequent diplomatic service, graduate school, employment, current events, business enterprises, community work, politics, and personal relationships. (View full finding aid.)
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David K. Eichler Collection
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Eichler, David K., 1913-2003
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CHHS.2003.82
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10.1 linear feet
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1898-1994
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1925-1994
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David Kemble Eichler (1913-2003) was a real estate agent and "popular local personality" in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served in the military during World War II and briefly worked for the state department. He was friends with actress Katharine Hepburn. The David K. Eichler collection, 1898-1994, includes correspondence, working files, publications, books, floor plans and photographs. Subjects cover a range of interest and experience such as art, drama, travel, World War II service and subsequent diplomatic service, graduate school, employment, current events, business enterprises, community work, politics, and personal relationships.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
circa 1920-circa 1970
Creator:
Friends of the Wissahickon.
Extent: 1.25 linear feet
The Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) is a 1,600 member, non-profit organization founded in 1924. Wissahickon Valley Park, designated a National Natural Landmark in 1964, is a spectacular 1,800-acre forested gorge that is part of Philadelphia's Fairmount Park system. The Disston Wissahickon Collection is two boxes containing early records of the Friends of the Wissahickon. (View full finding aid.)
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Disston Wissahickon Collection
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Friends of the Wissahickon.
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CHHS.2002.20
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1.25 linear feet
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circa 1920-circa 1970
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The Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) is a 1,600 member, non-profit organization founded in 1924. Wissahickon Valley Park, designated a National Natural Landmark in 1964, is a spectacular 1,800-acre forested gorge that is part of Philadelphia's Fairmount Park system. The Disston Wissahickon Collection is two boxes containing early records of the Friends of the Wissahickon.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1938-2007
Creator:
Dowley family
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
The Dowley family, a prominent Chestnut Hill family, moved to the area from New York city in 1948. The Dowley family collection, 1938-2007, contains family records, correspondence, and school yearbooks. (View full finding aid.)
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Dowley family collection
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Dowley family
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CHHS.2001.148
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0.4 linear feet
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1938-2007
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The Dowley family, a prominent Chestnut Hill family, moved to the area from New York city in 1948. The Dowley family collection, 1938-2007, contains family records, correspondence, and school yearbooks.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1913-1980
Creator:
Ullom, Josephus T.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
Dr. Josephus Tuck Ullom was a general practitioner in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, who lived in the area from 1901 till his death in 1965. He served as Chief of Staff of Chestnut Hill Hospital as well as achieving prominence in various other medical endeavors and organizations. The Dr. Josephus T. Ullom collection, 1913-1980, includes a scrapbook, clippings, photos, daily calendars and manuscripts by and about Dr. Josephus Tuck Ullom. (View full finding aid.)
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Dr. Josephus T. Ullom collection
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Ullom, Josephus T.
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CHHS.2002.87
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0.4 linear feet
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1913-1980
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Dr. Josephus Tuck Ullom was a general practitioner in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, who lived in the area from 1901 till his death in 1965. He served as Chief of Staff of Chestnut Hill Hospital as well as achieving prominence in various other medical endeavors and organizations. The Dr. Josephus T. Ullom collection, 1913-1980, includes a scrapbook, clippings, photos, daily calendars and manuscripts by and about Dr. Josephus Tuck Ullom.
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1915-1920
Creator:
Dunn family
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
The Dunn family ledger is a cashbook with income, expenses, and outgoing balances, 1915-1920. (View full finding aid.)
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Dunn family ledger
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Dunn family
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CHHS.2000.51
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1915-1920
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The Dunn family ledger is a cashbook with income, expenses, and outgoing balances, 1915-1920.
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