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21 Hubley, John E. Hilltop Heritage: Shippensburg State's First Hundred Years.
Shippensburg, PA: Public Relations Office of Shippensburg State College, 1971. First Edition, First Printing, As Stated. 
Quarto, paperbound (stiff, stapled, illus. wrappers), 85 pp. Very Good, with edgewear and light soiling to covers. From foreword: Dr. John E. Hubley...has presented in an able and fascinating manner the establishment and development of one of Pennsylvania's state colleges. The book was written for publication during the 1970-71 academic year, the Centennial for Shippensburg State College...Hilltop Heritage presents the transition of Shippensburg State College from the role of a private, single-purpose institution training future teachers to its present role as a multi-purpose insttitution of public higher education with programs in the Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, and Teacher Education, not only at the undergraduate level but at the graduate level as well... 
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22 Iscrupe, William L. and Shirley G. M. Iscrupe. Authentic History of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania and Lancaster County Divorces, 1788-1800; Moravian Marriages at Litiz, 1743-1800; Births and Baptisms, St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, 1789-1792; Some Lancaster Funeral Procession Notices, 1841-1855; especially edited for inclusion in this reprint by William L. Iscrupe, Shirley G. M. Iscrupe. With New Index.
Laughlintown, Pennsylvania: Southwest Pennsylvania Genealogical Services, 1988. 
Octavo, turquoise cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, vii + 614 pp 175 pp + 8 pp + 29 pp. Fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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23 Johnson, Amandus. The Instruction for Johan Printz, Governor of New Sweden. The First Constitution or Supreme Law of the States of Pennsylvania and Delaware. Translated from the Swedish with Introduction, Notes and Appendices, Including Letters from Governmor John Winthrop, of Massachusetts, and Minutes of Courts, Sitting in New Sweden, by Amandus Johnson. With a Special Introduction by John Frederick Lweis, President of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Philadelphia: The Swedish Colonial Society, 1930. First Edition. 
Octavo, hardcover (royal blue cloth), gilt letters and decorations to upper cover, tissue protected frontis., uncut, xvi + 287 pp. Very Good-, with two small, neat, former-owner stamps and one small former-owner bookplate, light foxing (age darkened spotting). 
Price: 15.00 USD
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24 Kidney, Walter C. Oakland.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, (2005). Images of America Series. First Edition. 
Inscribed and signed by the author. Octavo, stiff pictorial wrappers, 128 pp. Photos. Fine. 
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25 Kinter, Jim. [Michael Abel, illus.] A Way of Life: Lancaster County during the American Revolution.
Lancaster, Pa.: Lancaster County Bicentennial Committee / Sutter House, [1974]. 
1st edition. Octavo, stiff illustrated wrappers, stapled, vii, 61 pp. Illus. Very Good. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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26 Klein, Frederic Shriver. Since 1787: The Franklin and Marshall College Story.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1968. First Edition. 
Octavo, blue boards & grey cloth (hardcover), 45 pp. Fine. From Foreword: This is the story of two early American colleges which became one, and combined in their union some of the most significant educational philosophies of the western world. It is a story of ideas and men -- the really great ideas which made the liberal arts college distinctly characteristic on the American scene, as unique as the New England town meeting or the clipper ship; and truly outstanding men who were serious scholars, inspiring teachers, and universal humanists in their interests and attainments. It is a story of constant change from 1787 to the present, as new challenges and new problems brought new methods and new experiments and new opportunities. But it is also a record of consistent confidence in an ideal, for from the very first year of its founding, nothing was permitted to divert this College from constant emphasis on the fundamental philosophies which had brought it into being...” 
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27 Knecht, Fred V., et al. 225 Years, 1750 - 1975: Schuylkill Haven, Pa.
Schuylkill Haven, Pa.: n.p., n.d. [ca. 1976.] 
1st edition. Quarto, blue and gold cloth, 211 pp. Photos, portraits throughout. Near-Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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28 Kurtz, Paul. Blair, Main Line: A History of the Tuckahoe Valley [Pennsylvania]. Published in Connection with the Bicentennial of the Bellwood Antis Area, July 1976. Presented by Bellwood Antis Public Library Board.
Bellwood Antis Public Library Board, 1976. 
Signed by the Author. Quarto, paperbound (black, cloth tape backing; cardstock covers), 298 pp. Very Good, with sunning to edges and light speckling to covers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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29 Lancaster Newspapers, Inc. A Pictorial History of Lancaster, Pennsylvania in the 20th Century.
Marceline, Mo.: Heritage House Publishing, 1999. First edition. 
Oblong octavo, slick pictorial boards, 160 pp. Photos throughout, photo endpapers. Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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30 Leighton, Henry. The Geology of Pittsburgh and Its Environs: A Popular Account of the General Geological Features of the Region.
Pittsburgh: Carnegie Museum, [1926]. 
Special Edition for the Use of Studens. Reprinted from the Annals of the Carnegie Museum, Vol. XVII, Part I, Art. IV, pp. 91-166. Photos, illus., maps. Very Good; corners bumped. 
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31 Mather, Charles E. [Mather, Gilbert; Editor]. Master of Radnor: Diary of Charles E. Mather, M. F. H. 1887-1901/ With a Foreword by Robert E. Strawbridge, former M. F. H. The Cottesmore, Oakham, England. Edited by Gilbert Mather.
A. G. Smith & Company, 1947. Number 317 of Limited Edition of 750. 
Octavo, grey cloth backed textured red boards (hardcover), gilt letters, map illus. endpapers, tissue-protected frontis., 100 pp. Very Good+, with light soiling and rubbing to grey cloth. 
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32 Mattes, Philip V. Tales of Scranton [Pennsylvania].
Scranton, Pa.: By the Author, n.d. [ca. 1970.] 
1st edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Octavo, cloth, x, 150 pp. Photos, portraits. Fine in a chipped and rubbed dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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33 McDonough, John E. Idyls of the Old South Ward.
Chester, Pa.: Chester Times Department of Printing, [1932]. 
2nd edition. Octavo, green cloth, 355 pp. Frontis. portrait, photos. Very Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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34 Naeve, Milo M. 150 Years of Philadelphia Painters and Paintings. Selections from the Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art. Introduction by John C. Van Horne.
Philadelphia: The Library Company of Philadephia, 1999. 
Large octavo, dark green full-color illus. wrappers (softbound), 48 pp. Fine. Illustrated. 
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35 North, T. C. Annual Report of the Borough Manager to the Burgess, Members of Council and Citizens of Blairsville, Pennsylvania For the Year Ending in December 31, 1927.
Borough Council: Officials Borough of Blairsville, 1928. 
Octavo, stapled illus. wrappers (paperbound), 31 pp. Fine. Illustrated with b&w photos. 
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36 Row, S. B. Clearfield County: Or, Reminiscences of the Past, 1859.
Clearfield, PA: Catherine Gaylor Holloway and Sara J. Stephenson, [2000]. 
Quarto, brown boards, gilt letters, 131 pp, followed by Indexes. Photos, drawings, maps, indexes added to the original text. Mr. Row published the historical record of Clearfield County in a series of weekly articles in teh ‘Raftsman's Journal,' beginning in the May 4, 1859 issue and ending in the December 28, 1859 issue, titled Clearfield County: Or, Reminiscences of the Past...This 2000 publication is the first time Row's History is in book form...”Important in the setting of the scenes, the feelings, the anecdotes and the artistry of the literature of its time period, as well as providing much data about our county's first six decades...” 
Price: 35.00 USD
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37 Smith, Arthur. Pittsburgh: Then and Now.
Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press. 
Quarto, (hardcover), black cloth, gilt letters, glossy pages, ix, 325 pp. Illus. Bookplate, dust jacket attached to volume; otherwise, Fine, in a Fine, illustrated dust jacket ‘In a continuum of past and present, Pittsburgh Then and Now portrays the city through 161 pairs of matching photographs. Each archival image, culled from old books, municipal records, and library collections, was rephotographed ...from the same camera position, forming an evocation of the past and a record of urban continuity and change...revealing Pittsburgh as it has evolved from architectural styles that refleceted turn-of-the-century eclecticism to the more recent styles labeled ‘modernist' and ‘postmodernist,' from horse to streetcar to automobile, and from steel mills to high technology centers.' 
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38 Snyder, Charles M. Buggy Town: An Era In American Transportation. An Oral Traditions Project.
Lewisburg, PA: Oral Traditions Project of the Union County Historical Society, [1984]. 
Quarto; stiff, full-color illus., stapled wrappers (paperbound); 80 pp. Very Good+, with slight wear to covers. Illustrated with numerous photos, ads, drawings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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39 Strasburg Heritage Society. Our Strasburg Heritage: A Photographic Record of Strasburg, Pennsylvania.
Strasburg, Pa.: Strasburg Heritage Society, 1976. 
1st edition. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (softbound), [134] pp. Maps, photos throughout. Near-Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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40 Truax, Doug. Woolrich: 175 Years of Excellence.
South Boardman, Michigan: Crofton Creek Press, 2005. 
Octavo, hardcover (slick, full-color illus. boards). Fine (New), still wrapped in shrinkwrap. From lower cover; In 1830, John Rich built a mill in north-central Pennsylvania and began a business selling woolen fabrics to logging camps. Today Woolrich is still going strong, selling a full range of products for the outdoor lifestyle to customers worldwide. Not only is Woolrich The Original Outdoor Clothing Compay, it is one of the oldest continuously owned companies in the United States. Its remarkable story - the story of a business, a community, and an industry - parallels the colorful growth of the country. 
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