De Haven: Guy E. De Haven’s Tobacco Records, 1930-1975

Call number:  MG-143

1 box     6 folders     .2 cubic ft.

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 4

Description:  Collection contains the records of Guy E. De Haven and his involvement in the Lancaster City tobacco business of the 1930s. Also includes a handwritten biography, notebooks, financial records, field surveys, and cigarette ribbons.

Creator:  De Haven, Guy Eberly.

System of Arrangement:  Collection is arranged chronologically.

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:  This collection was donated to the Lancaster County Historical Society in 1984.


 Folder 1 Guy De Haven Notebook 1930-1962.

The Guy De Haven Biography, handwritten by V. Betty De Haven.


Folder 2 Contract, ledger, and financial records of Guy De Haven, 1933-1936.

Folder 3 Fulton Bank checkbook of De Haven & Minkoff, 1933-1935

Folder 4 Tobacco Field Surveys by De Haven, 1947, 1959, 1970.


Folder 5 Photocopy of “Pennsylvania’s Cigar-leaf Production.”

Book. Tobacco Farming & Cigar Making Tools, 1975.


Folder 6 Old Mill and Chesterfield Cigarettes ribbons.