Smedley Family Papers, 1859-1874

Call Number:  MG-148

1 box     5 folders     .25 cubic ft.

Repository: (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 4

Description:  This collection contains an account book for Joel Smedley’s mill, a daybook, and two of his diaries. An unidentified daybook appears to be from southern Lancaster County and the Smedley family.

Creator:  Smedley, Joel, b. 1800; Smedley family.

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.

Administrative/Biographical History:  Joel Smedley was a miller and retailer in Fulton Twp.

Custodial History:  These volumes were transferred from MG-266 Daybook and Ledger Collection, Series 3 and 4 on 12 March 2009.


Folder 1  Account book of Joel Smedley, miller. Fulton Twp. 1860-1874.

Folder 2  Daybook of Joel Smedley. 1868-1870.

Folder 3  Diary of Joel Smedley. 1859-1861.

Folder 4  Diary of Joel Smedley. 1870-1873.

Folder 5  Daybook of [Rebekah Smedley. Southern Lancaster County.] 1794-1854. Anonymous donor.