Lancaster City and County Politics, March 1922-June 1922

Collection: The Scrapbook Collection

Call No.: MG-434, Box 059

Title: Lancaster City and County Politics, March 1922-June 1922

Dates: March 1922-June 1922

Extent: 1 volume

Creator: [Milton Thomas Garvin, compiler].

Repository: Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.)


Description:   Lancaster City and County Politics gives an unusual perspective of the area’s politics.  Newspaper articles representing both the Republican Party and Democratic Party develop the unique look.  It also contains information about women’s involvement in politics.  Local, state and federal government branches are all discussed in the book.  There are also articles about the major political issues in 1922, such as prohibition, daylight savings time, and education funding.  Individuals mentioned in the scrapbooks include John A. McSparran, William Johnson, Scott W. Baker, Gifford Pinchot, W. W. Greist, W. D. Marburger, Samuel E. Shull, Frank Musser, and Milton T. Garvin.


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:  Prohibition.

Pennsylvania — Politics and government.

Democratic Party (Pa.).

Republican Party (Pa).

Politics, women’s studies.

Agriculture — Pennsylvania — Lancaster County — History.

Lancaster County (Pa.) — History, local.

Greist, William Walton, 1858-1929.                     

Pinchot, Gifford, 1965-1946.

Musser, F. C.

Garvin, Milton Thomas, ca. 1860-1936.

Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)


Custodial History: Previously housed in the Scrapbook Collection, Book 38.

Cataloged by: CRB, October 2007.

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