Business Letterhead Collection

Call number:  MG-254 

1 box     6 folders     .1 cubic ft.

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 6

Description:  Collection contains examples of stationery from Lancaster County  businesses and organizations.

Creator: (Lancaster, Pa.); Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.)

System of Arrangement:   Arranged by business type.

Conditions for Access:  No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions:  Collection may not be photocopied. Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language:  English

Source of Acquisition:  Unknown unless otherwise noted at the item level.


Folder 1  Physicians, Pharmacies, etc.

Insert 1  Mary E. Wilson, MD. [Lancaster]. (photocopy) 1884. Original in Indictments, April Term 1884, Folder 13.


Folder 2  Hardware, Construction, etc.

Insert 1  The Coldren Roofing Company. Charles M. Coldren. Lancaster. Letterhead. No date.


Folder 3  Business

Insert 1  PCA (Purchasing Corporation of America, Inc.). Lancaster. Letterhead. No date.


Folder 4  Associations, Organizations, Clubs

Insert 1  Lancaster County Historical Society. Letterhead and envelopes. No date.

Insert 2  APBA (American Professional Baseball Association) and APBA Judicial Committee. Letterhead. Red lettering, ca.1933; black lettering is later. Gift of Richard McLaughlin, 7 March 2005.

Insert 3  Manheim Historical Pageant and Home Coming Days. Manheim. Letterhead. 1941.

Insert 4  Historic Lancaster Walking Tour Corporation. Letterhead and envelope. No date.


Folder 5  Tobacco

General Cigar Company, Research & Development Center. “First Class Mail.” Lancaster. Two envelopes. No date.



Folder 6  Food Industry

Insert 1  Lancaster Caramel Company. Envelope. Stamp and corner of envelope were removed. [1892] Transferred from Lisbon Area Historical Society, New Hampshire, 13 April 2009.