Scrapbook of John E. Schroll, 7 March 1880-31 October 1959

Collection: The Scrapbook Collection

Call No.: MG-434, Box 088

Title: Scrapbook of John E. Schroll, 7 March 1880-31 October 1959

Dates: 7 March 1880-31 October 1959

Extent: 1 volume

Creator: John E. Schroll, compiler.

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location: Archives South, Side 22


Description: John E. Schroll participated in many shooting tournaments and contests throughout Lancaster County. Schroll was a Justice of the Peace of Pennsylvania and also the editor of The Bulletin, a newspaper in Mount Joy. This scrapbook contains some information about his time as editor for the newspaper including a picture of the office where the newspaper was published. The majority of the scrapbook is dedicated to Schroll’s aptitude for shooting. The contest consisted of clay, target and fowl shooting. The bulk of the information is about the Lancaster Gun Club, though he also shot elsewhere. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, record sheets, and photographs.


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Conditions Governing Reproductions: May not be photocopied. Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language: English

Source of Acquisition: Source unknown.


Subjects: Schroll, John E.


Shooting contests.

Shooting records.

Shooting — United States — Tournaments.

Targets (Shooting)

Personal records.

Newspapers – Pennsylvania — Mount Joy.



Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)

Lancaster (Pa.)

Mount Joy (Lancaster County, Pa.)


Custodial History: Previously housed in the Scrapbook Collection, Book 133.

Cataloged by: CRB, October 2007.

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