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Strawberry Mansion [Contact Us]
1899-1990
Creator:
Pennsylvania Society of New England Women.
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
The Pennsylvania Society of New England Women was formed in 1899 as a philanthropic and social group for women of New England descent living in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Society of New England Women records, 1899-1900, contain administrative and financial records of the organization. (View full finding aid.)
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Pennsylvania Society of New England Women records
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Pennsylvania Society of New England Women.
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SM.04
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2.5 linear feet
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1899-1990
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The Pennsylvania Society of New England Women was formed in 1899 as a philanthropic and social group for women of New England descent living in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Society of New England Women records, 1899-1900, contain administrative and financial records of the organization.
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Strawberry Mansion [Contact Us]
1763-1789
Creator:
Lukens, John, 1720-1789
Extent: 0.4 linear feet
John Lukens (1720-1789) served as Surveyor-General of Pennsylvania from 1761 to 1789. The John Lukens letters, 1763-1789, contain letters to Lukens, mostly relating to business, from various individuals. (View full finding aid.)
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John Lukens letters
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Lukens, John, 1720-1789
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SM.01
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0.4 linear feet
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1763-1789
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John Lukens (1720-1789) served as Surveyor-General of Pennsylvania from 1761 to 1789. The John Lukens letters, 1763-1789, contain letters to Lukens, mostly relating to business, from various individuals.
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Strawberry Mansion [Contact Us]
1926-1995
Creator:
Committee of 1926 of Pennsylvania.
Extent: 26.5 linear feet
Soon after the Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition, the Committee of 1926 was granted stewardship of historic Strawberry Mansion in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The all-women's group continues to operate the mansion as a museum space with decorated period rooms as of 2012. The Committee of 1926 of Pennsylvania records, 1926-1995, include financial and administrative records, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings. A highlight of the collection is "The Book of Honor," an illuminated manuscript with biographies of influential Pennsylvania women executed by famed children's author Carolyn Haywood. (View full finding aid.)
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Committee of 1926 of Pennsylvania records
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Committee of 1926 of Pennsylvania.
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SM.02
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26.5 linear feet
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1926-1995
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Soon after the Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition, the Committee of 1926 was granted stewardship of historic Strawberry Mansion in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The all-women's group continues to operate the mansion as a museum space with decorated period rooms as of 2012. The Committee of 1926 of Pennsylvania records, 1926-1995, include financial and administrative records, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings. A highlight of the collection is "The Book of Honor," an illuminated manuscript with biographies of influential Pennsylvania women executed by famed children's author Carolyn Haywood.
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Strawberry Mansion [Contact Us]
1921-1927
(Bulk: 1926)
Creator:
Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition of 1926.
Extent: 7.25 linear feet
The Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Sesquicentennial Exposition of 1926 was formed to promote, raise funds, and create exhibits for the exposition. One of their most ambitious and popular exhibits was High Street, a recreation of early American life through buildings and period reenactment. The Women's Committee records, 1921-1927, contain administrative and financial records as well as ephemera generated by the committee. (View full finding aid.)
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Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition of 1926 records
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Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition of 1926.
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SM.03
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7.25 linear feet
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1921-1927
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1926
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The Women's Committee of the Philadelphia Sesquicentennial Exposition of 1926 was formed to promote, raise funds, and create exhibits for the exposition. One of their most ambitious and popular exhibits was High Street, a recreation of early American life through buildings and period reenactment. The Women's Committee records, 1921-1927, contain administrative and financial records as well as ephemera generated by the committee.
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