Education in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1884-1901

Collection: Scrapbook Collection

Call No.: MG-434, Box 038

Title:  Education in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1884-1901


Extent: 1 volume

Creator: Unknown.

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)


Description:   Education in Lancaster, Pennsylvania scrapbook is a collection of programs and newspaper clippings concerning Lancaster City High School.  It contains programs from graduations, Arbor Day Activities, and Christmas productions.  The articles also discuss the history of education in Lancaster County including some prominent people like Thaddeus Stevens, J. P. McCaskey, Thomas H. Burrowes, and E. E. Higbee.  Other items of interest cover the Lancaster County Teachers’ Institute, West Chester Normal School, First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster, and a list of the high school’s Board of Directors.


Conditions for Access: Please fill out a call slip for viewing.

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

Language: English

Source of Acquisition: Source unknown.


Subjects: Lancaster County (Pa.) — History, local.

Higbee, E. E.

McCaskey, J. P. (John Piersol), 1837-1935.

Stevens, Thaddeus, 1792-1868.

Pennsylvania — History, 1865-.

Lancaster City High School.


Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)



Custodial History: Previously housed in the Scrapbook Collection, Book 22.

Cataloged by: CRB, October 2007.

This project was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, ME60112, 2007-2008.