Millersville Heritage Collection, 1960-1993

Object ID:  MG0120

1 box     6 folders     .25 cubic ft.

Repository:  LancasterHistory (Organization)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 3

Description:  Collection contains meeting minutes and programs for the Bicentennial Celebration, and other items relating to the heritage of Millersville, Pennsylvania.

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 Meeting Minutes. Bicentennial Committee for Millersville’s Bicentennial Anniversary Celebration.

Insert 1 2 August 1960 to 21 June 1961.

Insert 2 Mimeograph of letter to local merchants and businessmen from the Bicentennial Committee, (from notebook of meeting minutes). 24 April 1961.

Insert 3 Minutes of the last meeting. 3 August 1961.

Folder 2 Report and Data. Millersville Bicentennial Parade Committee. 3 August 1961.

Folder 3 Bicentennial Celebration, July 2 to July 8, 1961: Millersville, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, 1761-1961. Contains historical information and biographical sketches pertinent to the village.

Insert 1 Program. “This is Our Town”: a Brief Review of the History of Millersville. 1961.

Folder 4 Official Handbook, Millersville Lions Club, 1992-1993. The Millersville Lions Club Official Handbook includes the club history from 1932-1992.

Folder 5  “Traditions and History of Early Millersville,” by Laura Greenawalt Ford. No date.

Folder 6 Gifts of the estate of Dorothy E. Herr Warfel, 29 May 2008.

50th Reunion Keepsake Book: Manor Township and Millersville Boro High School, Millersville, PA, 1943-1993. Biographical information for each graduate, including the answer to “What has happened in the last 50 years since you graduated from Penn Manor?”

Program for the 50th reunion. 1993. Printed by Innovative Image, Lancaster.