Fulton: Robert Fulton Collection, 1909

Call number:  MG-102

1 box     4 folders     .25 cubic ft.

Repository:  LancasterHistory.org (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 3

Description:  Contains items regarding Robert Fulton, including souvenir programs, a scrapbook, and a poem by William Riddle.

Creator:  Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.)

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:  Items were collected by the Lancaster County Historical Society.


Folder 1  Souvenir Program from the Hudson-Fulton Celebration in New York. Gives bio­graphical information on Fulton as well as participants in a parade that was part of the celebration. Also includes Henry Hudson sketch.  1909.

Folder 2  Scrapbook, Lancaster County Historical Society Honors Fulton, September 21st, 1909. Includes souvenir programs, newspaper clippings, letters of support, telegram, postcards, stamp, etc.

Folder 3  “Tribute to Robert Fulton’s Birthplace,” by William Riddle. No date.

Folder 4  Program, “Commemoration of the Nativity of Robert Fulton.” [1909]