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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
circa 1906-1924
Creator:
Bodenstein family
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
The Bodenstein family were residents of the Fort Washington, Pennsylvania area. The Bodenstein family scrapbooks, circa 1906-1924, are comprised of two family photograph scrapbooks. (View full finding aid.)
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Bodenstein family scrapbooks
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Bodenstein family
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HSFW.05
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0.3 linear feet
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circa 1906-1924
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The Bodenstein family were residents of the Fort Washington, Pennsylvania area. The Bodenstein family scrapbooks, circa 1906-1924, are comprised of two family photograph scrapbooks.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
circa 1862
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Camp Luzerne (Pa.).
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Camp Luzerne was a Civil War training camp established in 1862. Camp Luzerne requisition receipts, circa 1862, is comprised entirely of requisition receipts ordered from this camp. (View full finding aid.)
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Camp Luzerne requisition receipts
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Camp Luzerne (Pa.).
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HSFW.04
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0.3 linear feet
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circa 1862
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Camp Luzerne was a Civil War training camp established in 1862. Camp Luzerne requisition receipts, circa 1862, is comprised entirely of requisition receipts ordered from this camp.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1817-1897
Creator:
Carn-Buchanan family
Extent: 0.3 linear feet
Hannah B. Lester (b. 1815) was a member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) who lived in Quakertown, Pennsylvania. Abram Carn was the proprietor of a general store and post office in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. The Carn-Buchanan family papers, 1817-1897, are made up of personal correspondence of Hannah B. Lester and three receipt books attributed to Abram Carn and an unknown person with the surname Donut. (View full finding aid.)
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Carn-Buchanan family papers
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Carn-Buchanan family
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HSFW.11
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0.3 linear feet
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1817-1897
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Hannah B. Lester (b. 1815) was a member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) who lived in Quakertown, Pennsylvania. Abram Carn was the proprietor of a general store and post office in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. The Carn-Buchanan family papers, 1817-1897, are made up of personal correspondence of Hannah B. Lester and three receipt books attributed to Abram Carn and an unknown person with the surname Donut.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1960-1981 Bulk, 1974-1981
(Bulk: 1974-1981)
Creator:
Plumley, Edmund E.
Extent: 1.25 linear feet
The Keasbey and Mattison Company was a manufacturing company based in Ambler Borough, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. At one point the world's leader in asbestos manufacturing, the company became Nicolet Industries in the 1960s and was shut down in 1987. The bulk of the Edmund E. Plumley scrapbooks, 1960-1981, cover his time as an employee of Keasbey-Madison and Nicolet, with photographs and newspaper clippings depicting the factory and his coworkers. (View full finding aid.)
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Edmund E. Plumley scrapbooks
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Plumley, Edmund E.
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HSFW.03
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1.25 linear feet
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1960-1981 Bulk, 1974-1981
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1974-1981
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The Keasbey and Mattison Company was a manufacturing company based in Ambler Borough, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. At one point the world's leader in asbestos manufacturing, the company became Nicolet Industries in the 1960s and was shut down in 1987. The bulk of the Edmund E. Plumley scrapbooks, 1960-1981, cover his time as an employee of Keasbey-Madison and Nicolet, with photographs and newspaper clippings depicting the factory and his coworkers.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1937
Creator:
Atkinson, Gertrude
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Gertrude Atkinson (1874-1948), a prolific scrapbooker, was the daughter of journalist Wilmer Atkinson. The Gertrude Atkinson scrapbooks, 1937, are made up of scrapbooks complied by Atkinson covering topics dealing with Philadelphia history, as well as columns written by her father Wilmer Atkinson (1840-1920). (View full finding aid.)
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Gertrude Atkinson scrapbooks
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Atkinson, Gertrude
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HSFW.08
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0.5 linear feet
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1937
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Gertrude Atkinson (1874-1948), a prolific scrapbooker, was the daughter of journalist Wilmer Atkinson. The Gertrude Atkinson scrapbooks, 1937, are made up of scrapbooks complied by Atkinson covering topics dealing with Philadelphia history, as well as columns written by her father Wilmer Atkinson (1840-1920).
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1721-1978
Creator:
Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
Extent: 4.25 linear feet
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is a known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington manuscript volumes and deeds collection, 1721-1978, includes records of local organizations, people, businesses, and townships, as well as multiple deeds. (View full finding aid.)
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Historical Society of Fort Washington manuscript volumes and deeds collection
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Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
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HSFW.01
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4.25 linear feet
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1721-1978
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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is a known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington manuscript volumes and deeds collection, 1721-1978, includes records of local organizations, people, businesses, and townships, as well as multiple deeds.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1759-1977
Creator:
Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
Extent: 0.75 linear feet
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington map, blueprint and atlas collection, 1759-1977, contains maps, atlases, and blueprints associated with the Fort Washington area. (View full finding aid.)
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Historical Society of Fort Washington map, blueprint and atlas collection
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Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
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HSFW.02
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0.75 linear feet
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1759-1977
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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington map, blueprint and atlas collection, 1759-1977, contains maps, atlases, and blueprints associated with the Fort Washington area.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1885-2002
Creator:
Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
Extent: 2.75 linear feet
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is a known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington photograph and film collection, 1885-2002, contains photographs and film depicting people and places in the vicinity of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. (View full finding aid.)
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Historical Society of Fort Washington photograph and film collection
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Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
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HSFW.12
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2.75 linear feet
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1885-2002
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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is a known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington photograph and film collection, 1885-2002, contains photographs and film depicting people and places in the vicinity of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1875-1975
Creator:
Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is a known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington scrapbook collection, 1875-1975, is comprised of anonymous scrapbooks collected by the Historical Society of Fort Washington on topics of local history. (View full finding aid.)
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Historical Society of Fort Washington scrapbook collection
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Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
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HSFW.09
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0.5 linear feet
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1875-1975
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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is a known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington scrapbook collection, 1875-1975, is comprised of anonymous scrapbooks collected by the Historical Society of Fort Washington on topics of local history.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1832-2010
Creator:
Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
Extent: 16.75 linear feet
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington subject files, 1832-2010, are on topics of local interest, such as churches, schools, and businesses; monuments and historic sites; battles and wars; family genealogies and genealogical research aids; mills and farms; etc. Most of the collection consists of newspaper clippings and secondary histories, but there are some pamphlets, photographs, and scattered primary materials. (View full finding aid.)
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Historical Society of Fort Washington subject files
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Historical Society of Fort Washington (Fort Washington, Pa.).
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HSFW.10
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16.75 linear feet
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1832-2010
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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania (now a part of Upper Dublin Township and Whitemarsh Township) was settled in the 18th century by German immigrants and is known for its role in the Revolutionary War. The Historical Society of Fort Washington subject files, 1832-2010, are on topics of local interest, such as churches, schools, and businesses; monuments and historic sites; battles and wars; family genealogies and genealogical research aids; mills and farms; etc. Most of the collection consists of newspaper clippings and secondary histories, but there are some pamphlets, photographs, and scattered primary materials.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
circa 1930-1950
Creator:
Jago, Lavina
Extent: 4 linear feet
Lavina Jago, 1886-1974, lived in Ambler, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The Lavina Jago clippings scrapbooks, circa 1930-1950, are thematically-oriented and cover topics including antiques, ships, turnpikes, George Washington, World War II, the peacetime draft, WWII aftermath, the Historical Society of Fort Washington, Montgomery County, Philadelphia, and Pennsylvania History. (View full finding aid.)
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Lavina Jago clippings scrapbooks
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Jago, Lavina
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HSFW.06
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4 linear feet
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circa 1930-1950
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Lavina Jago, 1886-1974, lived in Ambler, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The Lavina Jago clippings scrapbooks, circa 1930-1950, are thematically-oriented and cover topics including antiques, ships, turnpikes, George Washington, World War II, the peacetime draft, WWII aftermath, the Historical Society of Fort Washington, Montgomery County, Philadelphia, and Pennsylvania History.
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Historical Society of Fort Washington [Contact Us]
1930-1938
Creator:
Hough, Mary Paul Hallowell, 1858-1941
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Mary Paul Hallowell Hough (1858-1941) was a medical doctor and local historian who lived and worked in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The Mary Paul Hallowell Hough clippings scrapbooks, 1930-1938, contain newspaper clippings scrapbooks focused on local history topics. (View full finding aid.)
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Mary Paul Hallowell Hough clippings scrapbooks
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Hough, Mary Paul Hallowell, 1858-1941
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HSFW.07
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1.5 linear feet
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1930-1938
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Mary Paul Hallowell Hough (1858-1941) was a medical doctor and local historian who lived and worked in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The Mary Paul Hallowell Hough clippings scrapbooks, 1930-1938, contain newspaper clippings scrapbooks focused on local history topics.
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