Lancaster County Historical Events and People, 1924

Collection: The Scrapbook Collection

Call No.: MG-434, Box 048

Title: Lancaster County Historical Events and People, 1924

Dates: 1924

Extent: 1 volume

Creator: Unknown

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 22


Description:   Lancaster County Historical Events and People, 1924 illustrates politics in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.  This volume is unique in that it contains newspaper clippings and correspondence about both the Republican and Democratic parties.  It also gives details on the Independent Party Coalition Movement that occurred during the campaigns for the 1924 election.  Lancaster City welfare is described through articles on the Lancaster City Planning Commission, prohibition movements and arrests, and ordinances passed through the local government.  William Walton Greist, Frank C. Musser and Milton Thomas Garvin are mentioned sporadically throughout the book.


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: Musser, F. C.

Greist, William Walton, 1858-1929.

Garvin, Milton Thomas, ca. 1860-1936.

Republican Party (Pa.)

Democratic Party (Pa.)

Elections — United States — 1924.


Independent Party Coalition Movement.

Lancaster County Planning Commission.

Lancaster City Planning Commission (Pa.)

Lancaster County (Pa.) — History, local.


Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)



Custodial History: Previously housed in the Scrapbook Collection, Book 14.

Cataloged by: CRB, October 2007.

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