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"Glimpses of Coatesville, Pa." postcards booklet

circa 1920
 Collection
Accession: 1969-132

Abstract

Coatesville is a city along the Brandywine River in Chester County, Pennsylvania. This item is a booklet containing 16 postcards with images of sites in and around Coatesville, Pennsylvania.

Dates

  • circa 1920

Creator

Extent

16 item(s)

General Physical Description

1 booklet (16 photomechanical prints, postcards) ; 9 x 15 cm.

Historical Note

Coatesville is a city along the Brandywine River in Chester County, Pennsylvania. In the nineteenth century many iron and steel works became established, including Lukens Steel, Brandywine Iron Works, and Midvale Steel and Ordnance Company.

Scope and Content

The booklet contains 16 postcards with images of sites in and around Coatesville, Pennsylvania, including the Lincoln Highway; Lukens Steel Company; Midvale Steel and Ordnance Company; the high school;the Y.M.C.A.; the hospital; a hotel; residences; dams; a bridge; Calor Meeting House; Birmingham Meeting House.

Location

GL Box 2

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Language of Materials

English


Additional Information

Related Names

Creator

Finding Aid & Administrative Information

Title:
Glimpses of Coatesville, Pa. postcards booklet
Status:
Date:
2014
Description rules:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description:
English
Script of description:
Latin

Repository Details

Repository Details

Part of the Audiovisual Collections Repository

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