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Guide to the "Amish Folks at Lancaster" Postcard MSS.2543

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Finding aid prepared by Amanda Haldy

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

September, 2009.

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-03-10T16:03-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

"Amish Folks at Lancaster" Postcard

Unit ID:

MSS.2543

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 Postcard)

Dates:

circa 1900

Abstract:

This colorized photographic postcard shows an image of a downtown Lancaster, Pennsylvania, intersection with men, women, and children in traditional Amish garb. The postcard was never used.

Scope and Contents note

Contains a colorized photographic postcard with an image of a downtown Lancaster, Pennsylvania, intersection with men, women, and children in traditional Amish garb

Biographical/Historical note

This postcard was published by I. Steinfeldt in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and depicts a Lancester, Pennsylvania, scene from the late 19th century.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Preferred Citation:

"Amish Folks at Lancaster" Postcard, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Amanda Haldy

"Amish Folks at Lancaster" Postcard Box SC0025 Folder 2543.01