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U.S. Reports: Respublica v. Buffington, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 60 (1781)

U.S. Reports: Respublica v. Buffington, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 60 (1781)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1781; Respublica versus Joshua Buffington

U.S. Reports: Penman, et al. v. Wayne, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 348 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Penman, et al. v. Wayne, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 348 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1788; Penman et al. versus Wayne

U.S. Reports: Guthrie v. White, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 268 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Guthrie v. White, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 268 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; April Term, 1788; Guthrie Assignee versus White

U.S. Reports: Penman, et al. v. Wayne, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 241 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Penman, et al. v. Wayne, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 241 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; March Term, 1788; Penman et al. versus Wayne

U.S. Reports: Calvert v. Pitt, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 406 (1789)

U.S. Reports: Calvert v. Pitt, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 406 (1789)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; January Term, 1789; Calvert versus Pitt

U.S. Reports: Respublica v. Negro Betsey, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 469 (1789)

U.S. Reports: Respublica v. Negro Betsey, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 469 (1789)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1789; Respublica versus Negro Betsey, et al.

U.S. Reports: Morris's Ex'tors v. McConnaughy, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 189 (1792)

U.S. Reports: Morris's Ex'tors v. McConnaughy, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 189 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; September Term, 1792; Morris's Executors versus McConnaughy

U.S. Reports: Hannum, et al., v. Spear, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 291 (1795)

U.S. Reports: Hannum, et al., v. Spear, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 291 (1795)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; August Term, 1795; Hannum, et al. Plaintiffs in Error versus Spear, Defendant in Error

U.S. Reports: Penn's Lessee v. Klyne, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 402 (1805)

U.S. Reports: Penn's Lessee v. Klyne, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 402 (1805)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; October Term, 1805; Penn's Lessee versus Klyne

Chester District, South Carolina  /

Chester District, South Carolina /

Relief shown by hachures. Title, scale, and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S134 Available also through the Library of ... more

General La Fayette. To have been a partaker with Washington, in the perils and glory of our great conflict for freedom, is a passport to our hearts. In meeting you, his loved form seems to approach us ... Chester County, July 26, 1825.

General La Fayette. To have been a partaker with Washington, in the pe...

Imprint 2.; Lafayette. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 152, Folder 32.

Respected friends. By direction of the Board of managers of the Chester County auxiliary colonization society, I enclose their address, together with a copy of the constitution ... West Chester, Pa. 12th Mo 10th, 1827.

Respected friends. By direction of the Board of managers of the Cheste...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 153, Folder 3a.

Camp Wayne. Pennsylvania volunteer encampment on the Paoli battle ground Sept. 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd 1840 taken from nature on the spot by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval Lith. Philada

Camp Wayne. Pennsylvania volunteer encampment on the Paoli battle grou...

Print shows soldiers marching in formation during a military review and training at Camp Wayne on the Battle of Paoli battlefield in Chester County, Pennsylvania; also shows the 1817 monument commemorating the ... more

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; larger real-property tracts with owners' names shown only in West Chester borough inset. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian... more

Fore Bay, Laurel Iron Works Chester County

Fore Bay, Laurel Iron Works Chester County

Title devised by Library staff.

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania /

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania /

General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. ... more

At Valley Forge

At Valley Forge

Title from item.

Cresson? near Valley Forge, Pa

Cresson? near Valley Forge, Pa

Title devised by Library staff.

Map of Chester Co., Pennsylvania.

Map of Chester Co., Pennsylvania.

LC Land ownership maps, 725 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

House near Valley Forge

House near Valley Forge

Title devised by Library staff.

Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania 1893.

Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania 1893.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 762 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish man and wife cutting up beef for canning

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish man and wife cutting up be...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmland mending harness on the Zook farm. Electric light overhead has been disconnected for religious reasons

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmland mending harness o...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish boy on Zook farm hanging up harness after dipping it in oil in readiness for spring planting

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish boy on Zook farm hanging u...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Land to be reclaimed by Morris Zook, Jr., Amish FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Land to be reclaimed by Morris Z...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand mending harness on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand mending harness o...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook (vicinity) Pennsylvania. Cheap tin steamer used for cooking corned beef in home of Amish FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Honey Brook (vicinity) Pennsylvania. Cheap tin steamer used for cookin...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand mending harness on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand mending harness o...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmland dipping harness in oil on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmland dipping harness i...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmland dipping harness in oil on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmland dipping harness i...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand mending harness on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand mending harness o...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmer driving cultivator. Their religion bans powered cultivators on the soil or rubber-wheeled tractors, but all horse-drawn, steel-wheeled machinery is widely used

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmer driving cultivator....

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Dipping harness in oil on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Dipping harness in oil on the Zo...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Erosion cutting through field of Morris Zook, Jr., Amish FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Erosion cutting through field of...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Rocks removed from field by Morris Zook, Jr., FSA (Farm Security Administration) tenant purchase client. These rocks now lifted from their beds will be blown to pieces with dynamite

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Rocks removed from field by Morr...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Swamp land to be cleared by FSA (Farm Security Administration) Amish tenant purchase client

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Swamp land to be cleared by FSA ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand dipping harness in oil on the Zook farm

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish farmhand dipping harness i...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Erosion cutting through field of Morris Zook, Jr., Amish FSA (Farm Security Administration) client

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Erosion cutting through field of...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Rocks removed from field by Morris Zook, Jr., FSA (Farm Security Administration) tenant purchase client. Bulldozer was hired at twenty-five dollars a day to lift out rocks

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Rocks removed from field by Morr...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish man and wife cutting up beef for canning

Honey Brook, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Amish man and wife cutting up be...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Sibyla Brinton House, 311 South Church Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Sibyla Brinton House, 311 South Church Street, West Chester, Chester C...

Survey number: HABS PA-249 Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction

Diamond Rock Schoolhouse, Yellow Springs & Diamond Rock Hill Roads (Tredyffrin Township), Paoli, Chester County, PA

Diamond Rock Schoolhouse, Yellow Springs & Diamond Rock Hill Roads (Tr...

Significance: This octagonal school house, built in 1818 by a group of local people, chiefly of Welsh and German descent, was in use until 1864. In 1918 it was restored by an association formed by descendants o... more

John Jacobs House, Conestoga & Spring Valley Roads (East Whiteland Township), Bacton, Chester County, PA

John Jacobs House, Conestoga & Spring Valley Roads (East Whiteland Tow...

Significance: This log house, from the late 18th century, was built much later than the average log houses in the area. It is the simplest form of this type of structure in the country. Survey number: HABS PA... more

Brinton 1704 House, Privy, Oakland Road (Birmingham Township), Dilworthtown, Chester County, PA

Brinton 1704 House, Privy, Oakland Road (Birmingham Township), Dilwort...

Survey number: HABS PA-1258-A Building/structure dates: after. 1750- before. 1800 Initial Construction National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 67000018

Yellow Springs Summer House, Yellow Springs & Art School Roads (West Pikeland Township), Chester Springs, Chester County, PA

Yellow Springs Summer House, Yellow Springs & Art School Roads (West P...

See also HABS PA-1131 & PA-1197 for related information. Significance: Yellow Spings is one of the oldest and most successful spas in the country, This bathhouse is part of the Yellow Springs Tavern complex (se... more

Hause Smokehouse, State Route 401 (East Nantmeal Township), East Nantmeal, Chester County, PA

Hause Smokehouse, State Route 401 (East Nantmeal Township), East Nantm...

Significance: This structure, erected c. 1815, represents a typical early 19th century log smokehouse. Survey number: HABS PA-1206 Building/structure dates: ca. 1815 Initial Construction

Valentine-Edge Mill, State Route 340 (Caln Township), Downingtown, Chester County, PA

Valentine-Edge Mill, State Route 340 (Caln Township), Downingtown, Che...

Significance: The exterior of this stone mill, built in 1784, appears relatively unaltered. The mill has not been used since 1918. Survey number: HABS PA-1202 Building/structure dates: 1784 Initial Construction

John Jacobs House, Barn, Conestoga & Spring Valley Roads (East Whiteland Township), Bacton, Chester County, PA

John Jacobs House, Barn, Conestoga & Spring Valley Roads (East Whitela...

Survey number: HABS PA-1209-A Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction

Belle School, (East Caln Township), Downingtown, Chester County, PA

Belle School, (East Caln Township), Downingtown, Chester County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-168 Building/structure dates: 1818 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: after. 1900- before. 1950 Demolished

William Miller Tenant House, Elliott Road, Avondale, Chester County, PA

William Miller Tenant House, Elliott Road, Avondale, Chester County, P...

Survey number: HABS PA-5137-B Building/structure dates: after. 1800- before. 1825 Initial Construction

Phillip Rogers Barn, State Route 23 (Warwick Township), Knauertown, Chester County, PA

Phillip Rogers Barn, State Route 23 (Warwick Township), Knauertown, Ch...

Survey number: HABS PA-114-A Building/structure dates: after. 1700- before. 1800 Initial Construction

Thomas Darlington House, 228 West Street Road (Thornbury Township), Birmingham, Chester County, PA

Thomas Darlington House, 228 West Street Road (Thornbury Township), Bi...

Significance: This small stone house dating from about 1800 once belonged to Atwater Kent. Survey number: HABS PA-1110 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: after... more

Lundale Farm, Springhouse, State Route 100 (South Coventry Township), Pughtown, Chester County, PA

Lundale Farm, Springhouse, State Route 100 (South Coventry Township), ...

See also HABS PA-1308 for additional information. Significance: The springhouse is the earliest structure on the property. It was built by James Pugh, who acquired the land in 1713. The design provided a spring... more

William Miller Barn, Elliott Road, Avondale, Chester County, PA

William Miller Barn, Elliott Road, Avondale, Chester County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-5137-A Building/structure dates: after. 1750- before. 1800 Initial Construction

Lowndes Taylor Smokehouse, 937 Pottstown Pike (West Goshen Township), West Chester, Chester County, PA

Lowndes Taylor Smokehouse, 937 Pottstown Pike (West Goshen Township), ...

Survey number: HABS PA-1100-B Building/structure dates: ca. 1820 Initial Construction

Lowndes Taylor Carriage House, 937 Pottstown Pike (West Goshen Township), West Chester, Chester County, PA

Lowndes Taylor Carriage House, 937 Pottstown Pike (West Goshen Townshi...

Survey number: HABS PA-1100-A Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction

William & Rebecca Bones Springhouse, White Horse Road vicinity (Charlestown Township), Devault, Chester County, PA

William & Rebecca Bones Springhouse, White Horse Road vicinity (Charle...

See also HABS PA-1189 for written data (page 6 of 6). Survey number: HABS PA-1189-A Building/structure dates: after. 1800- before. 1825 Initial Construction

Barn, State Route 41, Bacton, Chester County, PA
Birmingham Octagonal Schoolhouse, Birmingham & Meetinghouse Roads (Birmingham Township), Birmingham, Chester County, PA

Birmingham Octagonal Schoolhouse, Birmingham & Meetinghouse Roads (Bir...

See also HABS PA-1193 for related information. Survey number: HABS PA-5138 Building/structure dates: 1819 Initial Construction National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000688

Stereograph of D. Gualt's(?) house at Birmingham, Chester Co., Penn. S. R. Fisher, Landscape photographer, 226 Main St. Norristown

Stereograph of D. Gualt's(?) house at Birmingham, Chester Co., Penn. S...

Stereograph showing side view of house with porch and large tree on the left, and two men standing at the gate of a white picket fence. Title from item. Wood engraved illustration of horse-drawn carriage on ver... more

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