Early narratives of Berks County

by J. Bennett Nolan

Publisher: Historical Society of Berks County in Reading, Pa

Written in English
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      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby J. Bennett Nolan.
      ContributionsHistorical Society of Berks County.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF157.B3 N8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6702286M
      LC Control Number27011781
      OCLC/WorldCa19941944

Founded in , the Historical Society of Berks County (HSBC) operates the Berks History Center as a museum and library located in Reading, Society's mission, as described on its website, is "to focus attention on the unique local history, the vast material culture, and the diverse cultural heritage of Berks County by preserving, archiving, and Area served: Berks County, Pennsylvania. History of the Counties of Berks and Lebanon: Containing a Brief Account of the Indians and the Numerous Murders by Them ; Notices of the First Swedish, Welsh, French, German, Irish, and English Settlers, Giving the Names of Nearly Five Thousand of Them, Biographical Sketches, Topographical Descriptions Religious History Statistical Information, Notices of the Press . book of biographies [pennsylvania] $ pahistory of bedford; somerset & fulton counties [pennsylvania] $ pa early narratives of berks county [pennsylvania] $ pahistory of berks county [pennsylvania] $ pa   Berks faculty member publishes book on history of Rwandan identity, trauma. Septem “As I tried to untangle the complicated web of narratives, produced by both the Rwandans and foreigners, about the country’s past and present, my book, 'A History of Rwandan Identity and Trauma: The Mythmakers’ Victims,' was born.

Forest County. History of the Counties of McKean, Elk and Forest, Pennsylvania, J.H. Beers & Co., ; Franklin County. Biographical annals of Franklin County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers, and biographical sketches of prominent citizens. Chicago: Genealogical. Published by J. H. Beers & Co., Chicago, The Historical and Biographical Annals of Berks County, Pennsylvania, Volume I and II by Morton Montgomery is considered by many to be the essential starting point for Berks County, Pennsylvania genealogy research. The Annals updates the History of Berks County, Pennsylvania by Morton Montgomery. Group of Pennsylvania County history books, to include Early Narratives of Berks County, Nolan, ; Montgomery's Political Handbook of Berks County, ; History of Montgomery County, Buck, ; Indians of Bucks County, Brunner, ; Domestic Life and Characteristics of the Pennsylvania German Pioneer, Schantz, ; etc. Condition As found.   According to the Reading Times, the original “Other Liberty Bell” first visited Berks County on Octo , when it was met by a group of Berks County suffragists led by Mrs. Emily Habel in Adamstown. The bell also made stops in Shillington, downtown Reading, City Park, Friedensburg, Yellow House, Boyertown, and Hereford.

Berks County and Reading Area History and Nostalgic pictures, articles and information. In the late 80s/early 90s they had multiple locations around the county. DeLuca’s filed for bankruptcy in early , and subsequently liquidated and closed . Happy Hollow Park still sits tucked away in Wyomissing, though the pool is no longer in existence. Happy Hollow was built with funds from Janssen and Thun, prominent owners of the Berkshire Knitting Mill back in the early s. They built up most of Wyomissing, as a place that was family-friendly for their workers who worked in their textile factories along Penn Ave. Reading (/ ˈ r ɛ d ɪ ŋ / RED-ing; Pennsylvania German: Reddin) is a city in and the county seat of Berks County, Pennsylvania, United a population of 88, as of the U.S. Census Estimates, it is the fifth-largest city in Pennsylvania. Located in the southeastern part of the state, it is the principal city of the Greater Reading Area, home to , residents, and is County: Berks. Charles Mounts Anderson was trading by the early ’s. His father Mans Anderson was a Swede who came to the Delaware River in Albert Cook Myers, "Narratives of Early Pa., West New Jersey, & Delaware ", Swedish American Genealogist, 16 ():

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Original data: Nolan, James Bennett. Early narratives of Berks g, Pa.: Pub. under the auspices of the Historical Society of Berks County, Appeal by the Historical society of Berks county to descendants of early settlers for historical documents ([Reading, ]), by Historical Society of Berks County (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) The story of Berks County (Pennsylvania) (Reading, Pa., Eagle book and job press, ), by A.

Wagner (page images at HathiTrust). History of Berks County, Pennsylvania: In the Revolution, from to Morton Luther Montgomery C. Haage, printer, - Berks County (Pa.) - pages5/5(2). History of Berks County, Pennsylvania. Source: J. Wallace Luckenbill, Fleetwood Junior High School Lectures, Hundreds of years ago, great forests of very old trees grew in the gentle valleys, on the rolling hills, and on the steep mountains of what is now Berks County.

Early narratives of Berks County Industrial Berks County, Presented to: the people of Reading and Berks County on the occasion of the two. EARLY NARRATIVES OF BERKS COUNTY. First edition, first printing.

Inscribed by the author. Do you have a book like this to sell. Author: NOLAN, J. Bennett. Published: Reading, PA: Historical Society of Berks County.

Category Modern First Editions Signed / Inscribed Non-fiction Military / History Contact us. Lucius Books. A century of Reading: a paper read before The Historical Society of Berks County, Tuesday Evg., Jan. 8, Family History Library.

Annals of Penn Square, Reading Family History Library. Annals of the Penn Square, Reading, PA Ancestry. Beulah Anchorage, a home to rescue homeless and fallen girls and women Ancestry. Beulah Anchorage, a home to rescue. Industrial Berks County, Presented to: the people of Reading and Berks County on the occasion of the two hundredth anniversary of the city of Reading by Graeff, Arthur Dundore, (ed.).

EARLY NARRATIVES OF BERKS COUNTY. by J. Bennett Nolan. Hardcover. () Reprint. This item is special order It is printed on-demand whenever an order is received. Depending on the publisher's backlog, weeks may be required for delivery.

Mission Statement Berks History Center leads the way in telling the year story of Berks County and its people, with the aim of building an understanding of our unique history, strengthening our sense of community and inspiring our community’s progress in the years to come.

Overview Founded in as the Historical Society of Berks [ ]. PENNSYLVANIA SOURCE BOOK -- SNODGRASS FAMILY [Note: The research for this source book was done by Charlou Dolan, Rena Mills, and Charlotte of the census records were provided by F.

McIntosh & Gene organizing and typing was done by Charlou Dolan.] [NS = no Snodgrass records found] BERKS COUNTY (). Chicago citation style: Wagner, A.

E, Francis Wilhauer Balthaser, and D. K Hoch. The story of Berks County g, Pa., Eagle book and job press, Historical Society Of Berks County. () Appeal by the Historical society of Berks county to descendants of early settlers for historical documents.

[Reading] [Web.] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,   Historical and biographical annals of Berks County, Pennsylvania, embracing a concise history of the county and a genealogical and biographical record of representative families, comp. by Morton L. Montgomery. by Montgomery, Morton L.

(Morton Luther), b. ; J.H. Beers & Co. berks, pa: historical & biographical annals of berks county (hardcover) A Concise History of the County & Genealogical & Biographical Records of Representative Families. 2 vols., p. () PAH. Early narratives of be My Searches (0) My Cart Added To Cart Check Out.

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And Reading and Berks County played no small part in neutralizing what Herbert Hoover wryly called “the noble experiment.”.

Berks County Census & Voter Lists (1) Officers of Berks County, for each year, from to Book of biographies, this volume contains biographical sketches of leading citizens of Berks County, Pa.

Early narratives of Berks County; An early nineteenth century constitution of a union church; The Early Swedes and St. Gabriel's Church. He is a member of the Bar Association of Berks County, is a Mason and Elk; also a member of the Berkshire Country Club.

Residence: Mineral Spring Road, Reading. Business address: Baer Building, Reading, Pa." Source: Who's Who in Pennsylvania: A Biographical Dictionary of Contemporaries, edited by John W.

Leonard. Published Reading Genealogy (in Berks County, PA) USA (1,) > Pennsylvania (60,) > Berks County (2,) > Reading (). Note: This page primarily lists records kept at the city level. Additional records are listed on the county and state pages. Early narratives of Berks County Some early lineages of Berks County, Pa.: Clauser (Klauser)-Hicks (Hix) and associated lines The Tulpehocken bi-centennial commemorated in a four-day celebration at Womelsdorf, Pa., June 28th, 29th, 30th and July 1st, ; being a series of historical sketches covering two hundred years, The Illustrated Historical Atlas of Berks County Pennsylvania published in by the Reading Publishing House.

Because of the size of the book (Mb) the book might not be able to be previewed in a browser. It can be downloaded at the link here to. Group of Pennsylvania County history books, to include Early Narratives of Berks County, Nolan, ; Montgomery's Political Handbook of Berks County, ; History of Montgomery County, Buck, ; Indians of Bucks County, Brunner, ; Domestic Life and Characteristics of the Pennsylvania German Pioneer, Schantz, ; etc.

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Early Landowners of PA: Atlas of Township Warrantee Maps of Berks Co., PA By: Ancestor Tracks Book # plus CD. ISBN This volume of county atlases in the Early Landowners of PA series is an invaluable tool for researchers of ancestors in early Pennsylvania.According to Morton Montgomery, in his "History of Berks County" (), a log church was first built in to "accommodate such persons in Richmond Township and the adjoining country as entertained the faith of the Reformed Church." The Moselem Church having been built for the use of Lutherans only.community had been in when Dr.

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