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Adams County Historical Society (Pa.)

Overview
Works: 23 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 230 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Genealogy  Pictorial works  Maps  Periodicals  Registers (Lists)  Sources  Abstracts  Census data 
Classifications: E415.9.S84, 973.7114092
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Most widely held works by Adams County Historical Society (Pa.)
Thaddeus Stevens in Gettysburg : the making of an abolitionist by Bradley R Hoch( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee in the US Congress during the Civil War, Thaddeus Stevens championed the downtrodden and was in the forefront of the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution, the abolition of slavery. This book examines his life in Gettysburg, PA primarily from 1816 to 1842. It looks at the first twenty-six years of his professional career as a way to understand his later life. His life in Gettysburg was an adventure in antebellum America. He survived several murder attempts and faced financial ruin on at least three occasions. He survived political wars and libelous newspaper attacks. These chapters are written in couplets and moves along using a themeatic approach with a legal trial introducing each
Adams County history( )

in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gettysburg's battlefield photographer : William H. Tipton : selected images from the collections of the Adams County Historical Society by William H Tipton( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an apprentice to the Tyson Brothers, who were Gettysburg photographers, William H. Tipton began photographing the Gettysburg Battlefield as early as July 14, 1863. In 1880, Tipton became the sole owner of the studio, and by 1888 he claimed to have over 5,000 battlefield views and 100,000 portrait negatives. The views in this volume are just a fraction of those in the collections of the Adams County Historical Society
A Glimpse into Adams County, 1860-1914 : a photographic record( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farms at Gettysburg : the fields of battle by Timothy H Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"We never expected a battle" : the civilians at Gettysburg, 1863 by Robert L Bloom( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of Adams Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys by D. J Lake( )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to warrants and patents in present York and Adams Counties, Pennsylvania by Joan R Hankey( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1790 federal census, Adams County, Pennsylvania : a study by Larry Bolin( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vital statistics of Adams County, Pennsylvania, 1800-1825 : marriages, deaths, and events from the Adams centinel newspaper by Randy J Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index to Adams County, Pennsylvania septennial census, 1779-1821 by Joan R Hankey( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gettysburg residents 1860 to 1863 : a comparison of 1860 census and 1863 & 1864 tax lists by Joan R Hankey( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index of 1880 census, Adams County, Pennsylvania by Joan R Hankey( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index to the map of Digges' choice, York and Adams counties, Pennsylvania : numerical, alphabetical by Arthur Weaner( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

News letter of the Adams County Historical Society by Adams County Historical Society (Pa.)( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Low Dutch cemeteries improvement fund.( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Key or index to the map subdivisions of the Manor of Maske and list of unidentified tracts by Charles Henry Glatfelter( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Suspense & anguish : recollections of the strong women of Gettysburg( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the midst of human carnage and suffering these women were thrust into caring for the wounded and dying of all ages from both North and South. In their own words, these personal accounts describe the love and sacrifice as they were called to serve. This audio book has been endorsed by the Adams County Historical Society in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg
Every name index to the Atlas of Adams Co., Pennsylvania( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

History of Gettysburg College : Adams County Historical Society, April 3rd, 2007 by Charles Glatfelter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Charles Glatfelter addresses the Adams County Historical Society with the history of the college from civil war times to the present. Lecture given on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of the Gettysburg College
 
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Gettysburg's battlefield photographer : William H. Tipton : selected images from the collections of the Adams County Historical Society
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Farms at Gettysburg : the fields of battle
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English (26)