Lancaster Soup Fund Records, 1880-1888

Call Number: MG-728

1 folder

Repository: LancasterHistory.org (Organization)

Shelving Location: Archives South, Side 15

Description: This collection contains four annual reports for the Lancaster Soup Fund during the decade of the 1880s. These reports list as contributors many prominent citizens, including Gen. George M. Steinman, H. E. Slaymaker, Hon. Henry G. Long, and C. F. Hager.

Creator: Lancaster Soup Fund (Lancaster, 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: Source unknown. Transferred from the Document Collection, June 2014.

Administrative History: Processed and finding aid prepared by PH, August 2014.

 

Folder 1

The fourth annual (winter 1880-1881) Lancaster Soup Fund report including financial statements and several paragraphs about the operation of the fund during this period by John T. McGonigle and Samuel A. Groff.

A Lancaster Soup Fund financial report for the winter of 1885-1886 by D. P. Rosenmiller accountant, with the names of donors and those receiving payment.

A Lancaster Soup Fund financial report for the winter of 1886-1887 by William A. Morton, accountant, with the names of donors and those receiving payment.

A Lancaster Soup Fund financial report for the winter of 1887-1888 by Sher. Smith, Chief of Police, with the names of donors and those receiving payment.