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Manuscript Group 113
LEWIS SLIFER SHIMMELL PAPERS
1873-1931 (bulk 1873-1915)
1 cu. ft.


Correspondence; addresses, e.g., address on the silver anniversary of the Harrisburg Board of Trade, 1911; school exercise essays, Millersville Normal School, 1873-74; photographs; and published works, e.g., The Pennsylvania Citizen, Border Warfare in Pennsylvania During the Revolution, The Government of the United States, The Government of Pennsylvania and of the United States, and A Short History of Pennsylvania, of Dr. Lewis S. Shimmell (b. 1852, d. 1914), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania educator and author. Correspondence includes letters from Martin G. Brumbaugh and Thomas V. Cooper regarding the candidacy of Samuel W. Pennypacker for governor, 1900-02.




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