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Bureau of Archives and History
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RG-13

Records of the PENNSYLVANIA HISTORICAL AND MUSEUM COMMISSION

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{series #13.1}

RG-13

Records of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Executive Director



ADMINISTRATIVE AND CORRESPONDENCE FILES OF THE COMMISSION CHAIRMAN, 1956-1961,1966-1972.
(3 cartons)

Frank W. Melvin, Chairman, Philadelphia Office, 1956-1961
(N.B. F.W.M. appointed Chairman by Governor Leader, 1956.  Died Aug 18, 1961)

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Administrative File, 1956-61
 
Budget, 1959-61 (1 folder)
Legislation, 1956-61 (Inc. 1955 legislation) (1 folder)
Personnel, 1958-60   (re Earl Newton's registration) (1 folder)

Commission on Governmental Reorganization, 1956-57 (1 folder)
Press Releases, 1956-61 (1 folder)

Properties, 1956-61
Daniel Boone Homestead, 1956-60 (1 folder)
Drake Well, 1956-60 (1 folder)
Ephrata Cloister, 1957-60 (1 folder)
Flagship Niagara, 1956-58 (1 folder)
Graeme Park, 1956-61 (5 folders)
The Highlands, 1956-57 (1 folder)
Hope Lodge, 1956- (3 folders)
Morton Homestead, 1956-57 (1 folder)
Old Economy, 1956-60 (Inc. pictures) (1 folder)
Pennsbury Manor, 1956-61 (Inc. 1955 correspondence) (5 folders)

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Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley, 1956-60 (1 folder)
Pottsgrove Manor, 1956-60 (1 folder)
Twenty-eighth Division Shrine, 1956-60 (1 folder)
Travel Vouchers, 1956-61 (1 folder)
William Penn Memorial Museum and Archers Building, 1956-61 (Inc. chair; coat-of-arms; speech) (1 folder)
Pamphlets and Articles, 1956-60 (1 folder)
News clippings, 1956 (Inc. 1955 clips on Melvin's appt.) (1 folder)

Photographs, 1956-59
Melvin & Stevenson, Meeting, PHMC, Dec. 13, 1956 at Harrisburg (1 item 8x10)
Groton, Smithers, Landell, Hall & Melvin, PHMC accepts Hope Lodge, May 20, 1958 (2 items 3x5)
Members, PHMC meeting, Dec. 11, 1958 (1 item 8x10)
Melvin-Oath of Office before Chief Justice Charles Alvin Jones, May 20, 1959 (3 items 8x10)

General Correspondence, 1956-61

Ade, Dr. Lester K., Federal Security Agency, 1956 (1 folder)
Allen, Col. Charles C., Halter Reed Hospital, Washington, DC, 1960
Anspach, Marshall R., Munay Historical Society Williamsport, 1958-59
Baker, Mrs. Allen L., State Regent, D.A.R., 1957
Barr, Hon. Joseph M., Senate, Harrisburg, 1957
Bell, Hon. John C., Jr., President, Pa. Soc. of Rev., 1957
Biddle, Charles J., Attorney, 1956
Biddle, Nicholas, Jr., Philadelphia, 1956
Blatt, Hon. Genevieve, Secretary of National Affairs, 1956-59
Bloom, Hon. George, Rep State Hq., Harrisburg, 1957
Boden, Mrs. Harry C., Newark, Del, 1959
Bochen, Dr. Charles H., Morrisville, 1956-57
Bradley, Hon. Andrew M., Governor's Office, 1956-60
Brennan, John J., Esq., Attorney, Philadelphia, 1957
Burtin, Dr. Eugene P., Secretary, Pennsylvania State Education Association, 1957
Butler, Thomas R., Attorney, West Chester, 1959
Cadzow, Donald A., Harrisburg, 1956 (1 folder)
Caleb Persey House, 1960-61 (1 folder)
Cannon, Edward J., Dept of P & S, 1956
Carney, John G., Erie, 1959  (Commissioner)
Cauley, Miss Aries Mary Curtis, Jr. Historical Service, 1956
Chapman, Hon. LeRoy E., Senate, Harrisburg, 1956, 1960 (Commissioner)
Charlesworth, Dr. James C., Secretary of Adm., Harrisburg, 1956
Christ Church Section, Independence National Historical Park, 1956-61 (4 folders)
Church Parks (Old Christ C., Gloria Dee; St. George's Methodist; St. Joseph's Catholic), 1959-61 (2 folders)
Coffey, Mrs. Edward J., PHMC, 1956-60 (nee` Delores Malloy) (1 folder)
Cohen, Samuel J., Lit Brothers, Philadelphia, 1960
Colonial Philadelphia Historical Society, 1956-61 (Vice-Pres, 1959) (1 folder)
Corson, Alan, Jr., 1956Corson, Hon. George C., Court House, Norristown, 1957
Costello, Daniel T., Norristown, 1956
Dallett, Francis James, Jr., Secretary, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, 1956 (1 folder)
Danner, Harry, Bristol, 1956
Davis, Hon. John Morgan, Lt. Governor, Harrisburg, 1959
Delaware Expressway, 1956-57 (1 folder)
Dent, Hon. John H., Minority Senate Leader, 1957
Dilworth, Hon. Richardson, Mayor, 1956
Dimitman, E.Z., Adm. Assistant, Philadelphia Inquirer, 1957
Dorrance, Miss Frances, Dallas, 1956-60 (Commissioner)
Drury, Newton B., Chief, Div. of Beaches & Parks, Sacramento, 1956
Eisenhart, Dr. Luther P., APS, Philadelphia, 1958
Engel, Mrs. Florence, Philadelphia, 1959
Ferguson, Dr. John H., Director of Program Education, 1956-57 (1 folder)
Fetterman, J. Gordon, Bryn Mawr, 1957
Flood James E., Secretary M.H. Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Harrisburg, 1958
Fox, Hon. Logan, Attorney, Philadelphia, 1956
Free Quaker Meeting House, 5th and Arch Sts., Philadelphia, 1956-58
French, Lawrence E., Natural Color Co. Inc., 1957
French, Paul Conley, Yardley, 1959
Frick, Robert, PHMC, 1960
Gallagher, Donald A., Pres. Fed. of the Historical Societies, 1957 (1 folder)

Gates House, 1960
"Germantown Colonial Compound," 1956-57 (Inc. pix) (1 folder)
Gest, Hohn B., Attorney, Philadelphia, 1957
Gillen, Wilfred D., Pres., Bell Tele. Co. of Pa., 1961
Gleeson, Hon. Gerald A., Secretary of Revenue, 1956
Goddard, Hon. Maurice K., Secretary, Dept. of F & W., 1958

Good, Miss Margretta, Franklin Inst., 1957
Graham, Thomas, Secretary Gen. Descendants of the Signers of Declaration of Independence, 1959
Green, Hon. Wm. J., Jr., H R Pennsylvania, 1958
Grosevor, Melville Bill, Editor, National Geographic Magazine, 1960
Growden House, "Trevose,” 1959
Hagan, Miss Mary Ann, Independence National Park, Philadelphia, 1960 (1 folder)
Halsey, Ashley, Jr., Assoc Ed., Saturday Evening Post, 1961
Harman, Allen C., Pennsylvania Federation of Junior Historians, 1960
Haudenshield, Hon. John R., Pittsburgh, 1956-57
Heagy, Richard, Chief Clerk, Governor's Office, 1959
Hendrickson House (Old Swede's House), 1957-58
Higgenbotham, Dr. Samuel W., PHMC, 1959-61
Historic Fallsington Inc., Bucks Co., 1956-60 (Inc. 1955) (1 folder)
Historic Preservation Fund, 1959 (1 folder)
Historical Markers, Philadelphia, 1960
Hodges, Thomas K., Governor's Office, 1956
Hogeland, Maurice A., Jr., American Swedish Historical Museum, 1956
Honland, Richard H., President, Nat. Trust for Historic Preservation, 1959
Hunter, Dr. Rovert J., Philadelphia, 1957
Hutton, Miss Ann Hawkes, The New Century Club, Philadelphia, 1957,1959
Jamison, Mrs. Judith J., Philadelphia, 1957 (1 folder)
Janeway, Brig. Gen. Augustine S., Villanova, 1957
Jenkins, Allston, Philadelphia, 1958
Jones, Hon. Robert L., Governors Office, 1956
Kehew, Dr. James G., Associate Prof., Indiana State Teachers College, 1958
Keller, Hon. Marion B., Chairman, St. Gov. Committee, 1957
Kelley, Bernard J., Register of Wills, Philadelphia, 1958
Kelly, Hon. John B., Philadelphia, 1956-57
Kennedy, Clement, President, New Ocean House, Sovampscott, Mass, 1957
Kinnedy, Leon J., Easton, 1960
Kent, Donald H., PHMC, 1957-59
Kitsock, Mrs. John, Ashland, 1956
Laib?, Mrs. Charles (Chuck), 1956
Lancaster Co. Historical Society, 1957
Lange, Gordon C., Swarthmore, 1957
LaVallin, Edward J., II, President... Birth of Lafayette, 1958
Laurence, Hon. David L., Governor, 1959-60
Leader, Hon. George M., Governor, 1956-58
Leader, Hon. Henry B., Capitol, Harrisburg, 1957
Lewis, Frederick H., Pres., Philadelphia Society for Preservation of Landmarks, 1957
Lewis, Clifford, 3rd., Chairman, Colonial Society of Pennsylvania, 1957
Ligget, Robert C., Valley Forge, 1961 (1 folder)
Lincoln Impersonation (100th Anniversary of Visit to Harrisburg), 1961
Lingelbach, Dr. Wm. A., APS, 1956
Long, Mrs. Albert D., PHMC, 1958 (Violet Bressler)
Loose, John Hard Willson, Lancaster, 1957
McConnell, Hon. Samuel K., Jr., Wynnewood, 1957
McFarlan, Dr. Douglas, Pres., Lower Merion Historical Society 1959
Mackie, Alexander, Pres., Presbyterian Ministers Fund, 1956
MacNeill, Henry T., Whitford, 1957 (Chad's Ford Marker)
MacNeill, Mrs. Henry T., Whitford, 1958
Marceau, Dr. Henri G., Director, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1958
Maser, Dr. Frederick E., Philadelphia, 1959
Masterson, James F., Chairman, Judiciary Committee, Philadelphia, 1957
May, Dr. Robert D., King of Prussia Historical Society, 1957, 1959-60
Miller, William A., Soc. of the 28th Division, 1956 (1 folder)
Mirarchi, Hon. Eugene J., Chairman, Northumberland County Democratic Committee, 1956
Mook, Dr. Maurice A., Pennsylvania State University, 1956-59 (Commissioner)
Moore, Hon. Victor E., Room 488, City Hall, Philadelphia, 1957
Morris, Elliston J., Jr., Lake George, NY, 1957
Morsello, Joseph F., Philadelphia, 1956
Moschzisker, Hon. Michael von, Chairman, Redevelopment Authority, Philadelphia, 1958
Muncy - Widening of Main Street, 1958
Murphy, Thomas, Scranton Times, 1956 (Commissioner)
National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, DC, 1956 (1 folder)
Newton, Earle W., PHMC, 1956-59
Nix, Hon. Robert N.C., U.S.HR, Washington, DC, 1961
Nolan, J. Bennett, Reading, 1956-57, 1961 (Commissioner)
O'Hara, Rev. John F., Archbishop of Philadelphia, 1956 (re Old St. Mary's Church)
Old Salem Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., 1956
Oliver, Dr. John W., Department of History, University of Pittsburgh, 1956
Operation Heritage, 1958-59

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Pechin House, 1961 (1 folder)
Pennsylvania Heritage Committee, 1957
Peterson, Charles E., Nat. Park Service, 1957
Philadelphia Bulletin, Philadelphia, 1959
Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, Philadelphia, 1957
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, 1957
Platt, Floyd S., Pennsbury Memorial, 1956
Political Platforms, 1956, 1958 (1 folder)
Price, Philip, Esq., President, Fairmont Park Association, 1956
Prospect, Hon. Henry J., Philadelphia, 1957
Randall, David V, Secretary, Governor's Office, 1956 (1 folder)
Rankin, Miss Grace A., 1959 (Commissioners)
Recommendations for Historical Architects, 1960
Reilly, John J., Philadelphia, 1958
Rice, Hon. John, Secretary, P&S, 1956
Richards, Hon. N., Ex. Assistant, PHMC, 1956-58
Richy, Miss Iris, Editor, Pennsylvania Manual, 1957 (Inc: Biographical Sketch for Manual)
Ritter, Henry S., Germantown Historical Society, 1956
Rinnus, Mrs. E. Florence, Philadelphia, 1958
Roak, Rev. John Craig, Gloria Dei Church, 1957 (Old Swedes' Church, maps inc.)
Rockefeller, John D., Jr., NYC, 1958
Royer, Hon. Baker, Ephrata, 1957
Schlin, Nils G., American Scottish Historical Foundation, 1956 (1 folder)
St. Joseph's Church, 1956-61 (Inc. 1955) (4 folders)
Saylor, Hon. Harold D., Judge, Philadelphia, 1956
Scott, Hon. Hugh, US Senate, 1961
Sether, J. Wendell, "Newsweek", 1957
Shoemaker, Benjamin H., 3rd., Germantown, 1956
Shoemaker, Col. Henry W., Harrisburg, 1956
Shoomac Mansion, Philadelphia, 1956-57 (1 folder)
Sibert, Hon. Martin, Pennsylvania Senate, Harrisburg, 1957, 1959 (1 folder)
Simon, Grant M., Philadelphia Historical Commission, 1960-61
Smith, Hon. Charles C., Auditor General, 1957
Smith, Mrs. Laurence M.C., Germantown, 1956-61 (Commissioner)
Snyder, Martin P., Fidelity - Philadelphia Trust Co., 1960
Spencer, Herbert R., Erie, 1957
State Planning Board, 1960
Stevens, Dr. S.K., Ex. Director, PHMC, 1956-61 (Inc. 1955) (9 folders)
Stevenson, James B, Publisher, Titusville Herald, 1956-60 (Commissioner) (1 folder)
Stiefel, Hon. Israel, Pennsylvania Curator, Harrisburg, 1956-57, 1960-61 (Commissioner)
Swenson, Harold A., Harrisburg, 1956
Swing, J. Truamn, Brandywine Commission, 1956
Swineford, Miss Gladys G., PHMC, 1958
Tate, Hon. James, President City Council, 1960
Taylor, Hon. M. Harvey, President Leo Tem, Senate, 1957
Thanksgiving Day, 1958
Thomas Jefferson Chair, 1958
Theodore Roosevelt Centennial Commission, 1957
Trunp, Robert T., Bethlehem Pike, 1958
Varallo, Hon. Mary A., Philadelphia 1959
Vaux, George, Bryn Mawr, 1957
Wallace, Paul A.W., PHMC, 1959
Wallace, Mrs. Sydney J., Valley Forge, 1960
Watson, Hon. Edward B., Pennsylvania Senate, 1957
Wayne, William, Paoli, 1958, 1960
Weiner, Hon. Charles R., Philadelphia, 1960
Wendell, Mrs. James I., President, Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies, 1956-57
Wetherill, Elkins, Attorney, Norristown, 1957
Wildman, Mrs. Franklin B., Chairman, Woman's Auxiliary, 1956
Williams, R. Norris, Director, HSP, 1956 (1 folder)
Williams, Richard D., Chairman, Leg. Committee, Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies, 1959
Winslow, Lorenzo S., Washington, DC, 1959
Wilt, L.E., President, French Azilum, Inc., 1956
Wissahickon Valley, 1958
Wood, Morris Histar, Secretary, Colonial Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1957
Wood, Hon. Norman, Pennsylvania. H.R., Harrisburg, 1957
Wood, Dr. T. Kenneth, M.D., Editor, Now and Then, 1956
Workmaster, Wallace F., Associate Hist., PHMC, 1958-60
Wright, Ross Pier, Erie, 1956
Wyck House, 6026 Germantown Avenue, 1959-61 (1 folder)
Wynne, Thomas Elliott, President, Delaware Society of Pennsylvania, 1956
Yeager, Waters Dewes, Philadelphia, 1957
Zoning, 1958-61 (2 folders)


{series #13.2}

RG-13

Records of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Executive Director




ADMINISTRATIVE AND CORRESPONDENCE FILES OF THE COMPTROLLER, 1945-1956, 2008. (5 cartons, 1 box)

William Coombs, Comptroller, 1945-1956
(Coombs was appointed Special Accountant, April 1942, resigned as Executive Assistant, March 12, 1956)

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Administrative File, 1945-1956

Budget, 1949-1951 (1 folder)
Reports, 1949-1953
Memos, 1945-1956 (2 folders)
Capital Hospital Service, Inc., 1946-1947 (1 folder)
Insurance, 1946-1952 (1 folder)
Inventories, 1945-1952 (1 folder)
Printing requests, 1945-1947 (1 folder)

Accounts, 1945-1956
Audit reports, June 1,1947-May 31,1949 (1 folder)
Cornwall Charcoal Furnace Endowment Fund, 1945-1953 (including Report, January 16, 1935 - July 1, 1936) (1 folder)
Monthly statements, 1945-1955 (7 folders)
Appropriation reports, 1945-1956, Cornwall Furnace; Drake Well; Ephrata; Flagship Niagara; P.F.M, (folder 3 in carton 29) (3 folders)

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Appropriation Requisitions, 1945-1954
General, June 1945-May 1952 (13 folders)

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June 1952-September 1954 (12 folders)

Properties, 1945-1955
Admiral Perry Park, 1947 (1 folder)
Cornwall Furnace, 1945-1953
Daniel Boone Homestead, 1945-1947 (1 folder)
Drake Well Memorial Park, 1946-1949 (1 folder)
Ephrata Cloister, 1945-1954 (4 folders)
Flagship Niagara, 1945-1949 (1 folder)

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Old Economy, Great House, 1947-1950 (inc. Appropriation Reports, 1947-1949) (1 folder)
Pennsbury Manor, 1946 (including Appropriation Reports, 1946) (1 folder)
Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley, 1953-1955 (1 folder)

Bids and Contracts (Properties), 1945-1953
Ephrata Cloister, 1945-1953 (1 folder)
Flagship Niagara, 1947-1949 (1 folder)
Governor Printz Park, 1948 (1 folder)
Old Economy, 1945-1946, 1953 (1 folder)
Pennsbury Manor, 1945-1951 (1 folder)
Travel Vouchers, 1945-1955 (Cadzow, Dorrance, Hunter, G. Nichols, Stevens) (5 folders)

General Correspondence, 1945-1953
A-W, 1945-1952 (1 folder)
Civilian Defense, 1945 (1 folder)
Leonard, Autumn, Old Custom House, Erie, 1945-1949 (1 folder)
Marker Program, 1945-1953 (4 folders)

Properties, 1945-1953
Brandywine Battlefield Park Commission, 1947-1950 (1 folder)
Cornwall Furnace, 1945-1953 (1 folder)
Daniel Boone Homestead, 1946-50 (including Brumbaugh Letters, 1943-1944) (1 folder)

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Drake Well Park, 1945-1953 (2 folders)
Ephrata Cloister, 1945-1953 (1 folder)
Flagship Niagara, 1945-1951 (1 folder)
Fort Augusta, 1945-1953 (1 folder)
Fort Leboeuf, 1947-1953 (1 folder)
Governor Printz Park (see: John Morton Homestead) (1 folder)
John Morton Homestead, and Governor Printz Park, 1945-1953 (1 folder)
Old Economy, 1946-1953 (3 folders)
Pennsbury Manor, 1945-1953 (2 folders)
Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley, 1950-1953 (1 folder)
Pottsgrove Manor, 1946-1953
William Penn Memorial, Archives and Museum (1 folder)
Buildings, Agreement for Architectural Services, Zantoziner & Borie, April 11, 1946
 


{series #13.3}
(acc # 5287)

RG-13


Records of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Executive Director



ADMINISTRATIVE AND CORRESPONDENCE FILES OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, 1945-2008. (138 cartons, 3 boxes)

  • [includes unprocessed accession: 2008 ( acc. #5287, 1 box)]

  • This series consists of the following accessions, detailed in order in the listings below:
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    Donald A. Cadzow, Executive Director, 1945-1956
    (Cadzow was Acting Executive Director, June-November 1945, appointed Executive Director with February 9, 1956)

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    Administrative File, 1945-1956

    Powers of PHMC, 1948 (1 folder)
    Reports (1945-1956), 1945-1955 (Activities) (6 folders)
    Reports (1945-1956), 1946-1949 (Committee on State Archives, Guide to Published Archives of Pennsylvania (1 folder)

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    Reports (1945-1956), 1946-1952 (Kent, Associate Historian) (1 folder)
    Reports (1945-1956), 1948-1956 (Shoemaker, Folklore Division) (1 folder)
    Reports (1945-1956), 1945-1955 (Properties & GS Division, Chief) (1 folder)
    Resolutions, 1946-1955 (Extracted from Minutes, signed by Cadzow) (3 folders)
    Legislation, 1947-1956 (Inc. meetings called by Cadzow, 1945-1955) (3 folders)
    Authority to Purchase, 1951-1952 (1 folder)
    Memos (1945-1955), 1945-1953 (Coombs, Comptroller) (1 folder)
    Memos (1945-1955), 1945-1955 (S.K. Stevens) (2 folders)
    Memos (1945-1955), 1946-1949 (Staff Members) (1 folder)
    Memos (1945-1955), 1946-1952 (Property & Supplies) (1 folder)
    Memos (1945-1955), 1946-1955 (Miscellaneous) (1 folder)
    Budget Data, 1954-1955 (1 folder)
    Ceremonies (1946-1949), “Dedication of Hall of Trophies,” December 9, 1946
    Ceremonies (1946-1949), “Placing of Ship’s Bell, U.S.S. Pennsylvania,” October 27, 1947
    Ceremonies (1946-1949), Stone – British House of Commons, April 2, 1948 (1 folder)
    Ceremonies (1946-1949), French Thank You (merci) Train, 1948-1949 (2 folders)
    Museum Policy, 1948-1954 (Including Deisher’s plea for a raise, July 1933) (1 folder)
    National Council for Historic Sites and Buildings, 1947-1952 (1 folder)
    National Trust for Historic Preservation in the U.S., 1953-1954 (1 folder)

    Properties
    Reports, Bids, Projects, etc., 1946-1949 (1 folder)
    Reports, 1954-1955 (George H. Stephenson, Maintenance Inspector) (1 folder)
    Brig (Flagship) Niagara – Accounts, 1951-1953 (1 folder)
    Ephrata Cloister – Legal Papers, 1947-1953 (1 folder)
    Fort Augusta (1945-1949) – Reports, 1945-1946 (1 folder)
    Fort Augusta (1945-1949) – General Correspondence, 1945-1949 – Homer, Robert H., Caretaker, 1945-1949 (1 folder)

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    Fort LeBoeuf Memorial, Judson House (1949-1953) – General Correspondence, D.A.C., 1949-1953 (1 folder)
    Governor Printz Park and John Morton Homestead (1945-1953) – Reports, 1945-1946 (Tillman, Caretaker) (1 folder)
    Governor Printz Park and John Morton Homestead (1945-1953) – General Correspondence, P-T, 1946-1953 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), Reports (1945-1949, 1954) – General Brief, 1954 (Drs. Bestor, Byrd & Rodabaugh) (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), Reports (1945-1949, 1954) – Great House, 1945-1949 (Daschbach, May, McCoy) (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), Reports (1945-1949, 1954) – Vaupel, Charles, Caretaker, 1945-1946 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – B, 1947-1950 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – C, 1948-1952
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – Duss, Dr. John S., 1945-1949 (2 folders)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – M, 1946-1950 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – P, 1947, 1952
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – Property and Supplies, 1946-1953 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – R, 1948-1953
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – S, 1946-1953
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – Stotz, Charles and Edward, Jr., Architect, 1946-1952 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – Thurman, Lawrence, Senior Curator, 1949-1953 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – Vaupel, Charles, Caretaker, 1946-1951 (1 folder)
    Old Economy (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1953) – W, 1946-1951
    Old Economy (1945-1954), News Clippings, ca. 1954 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), Reports, 1945-1946 (Stackhouse, Supt., Monthly & Weekly) (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – B, 1946-1951 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Bruder, Thomas E., Structural Engineer, 1945-1950 (River Bank) (2 folders)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Brumbaugh, G. Edwin, Architect, 1947-1953 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – C, 1945-1953
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – D, 1946-1947
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – E, 1946-1950
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – G, 1946-1950 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – H, 1946-1952
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – I, 1950
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – J, 1946-1950 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – K, 1947-1952
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – L, 1946-1951
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – M, 1945-1953
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – N, 1946-1950 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – O, 1946-1950
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – P, 1945-1952
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Pennsbury Furnishing Committee, 1946-1953 (Inc. Reports) (2 folders)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Pennsbury Memorial Advisory Board (1945-1953), Minutes, 1945-1946 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Pennsbury Memorial Advisory Board (1945-1953), General Correspondence (1945-1953), Moon, Charles Henry, Chairman, 1945-1953 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Property and Supplies, 1946-1950 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – R, 1946-1952 (filed with folder “N”)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – S, 1946-1953 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Sears, Thomas W., Landscape Architect, 1945
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Stackhouse, T. Russell, Superintendent, 1946-1952 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – Stokes, J. Stogdell, 1946-1947 (1 folder)
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – T, 1946
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – V, 1946, 1950
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – W, 1946-1952
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), General Correspondence (1945-1954) – William Penn Day, October 24, 1954
    Pennsbury Manor (1945-1954), Clippings and Pictures, 1948-1950 (1 folder)

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    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), “A Proposal for the Development of the Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley,” ca. 1951-1955
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), Report, ca. 1953-1955
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – A, 1950-1953 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – Applications, 1951-1953
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – B, 1951-1953
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – C, 1951, 1955
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – Dreppard, Carl W., Consultant, 1952-1953 (appt. May 1, 1953) (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – E, 1952-1953
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – F, 1953
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – Gramm, Hanns, Secretary, The Oberlaender Trust, 1949-1953
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – H-L, 1949-1954 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – Landis, Henry K., Curator, 1949-1953 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Farm Museum of Landis Valley (1949-1955), General Correspondence (1949-1953) – M-W, 1950-1952
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), Legislation, 1951-1953 (1 folder)
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), Reports, 1947-1949 (Daniel K. Miller, Acting Superintendent)
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), General Correspondence – Brumbaugh, G. Edwin, Architect, 1947-1953 (1 folder)
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), General Correspondence – S, 1950-1952 (1 folder)
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), General Correspondence – W, 1947
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), General Correspondence – Wendell, Mrs. James J., Secretary, Pottstown Historical Society, 1946-1953 (1 folder)
    Pottsgrove Manor (1946-1953), Warrior Run Presbyterian Church (1948-1953), General Correspondence (1948-1953), McFarland, Sarah, Secretary, W.R.
    Church Advisory Board, 1948-1953

    Senate Bill #327, Chesterman Committee Report, 1953-1954 (1 folder)
    U.S.S. Wolverine (Michigan) Ship, “Misery Bay,” Erie Harbor, 1948-1954 (1 folder)
    William Penn Memorial Museum (Proposed), 1945-1951 (1 folder)

    General Correspondence, 1945-1956
    A, 1945-1952 (1 folder)
    Aluminum Company of America, 1945-1951
    B, 1948 (1 folder)
    Biddle, Charles J., Chairman, 1945-1956 (5 folders)
    Cadwalader, Hon. Lambert, Commissioner, 1954-1955 (1 folder)
    Chapman, Hon. Leroy E, Commissioner, 1951-1956 (1 folder)
    Dorrance, Miss Frances, Commissioner, 1945-1955 (2 folders)
    Eddy, Henry Howard, Chief, Division of Public Records, 1948-1950 (1 folder)
    Forest and Water, 1945-1954 (1 folder)
    General File, 1947-1955 (2 folders)
    Haudenshield, Hon. John R., Commissioner, 1951-1955 (1 folder)
    Kent, A. Atwater, Jr., Commissioner, 1945-1955 (1 folder)
    Lake Shore Marshes, Inc., 1949-1955 (1 folder)
    Lee Howard Advertising Company, Inc., 1948-1949
    Marker Program, 1945-1952 (1 folder)
    Murphy, Thomas, Commissioner; Chairman, Historical Marker Committee, 1945-1955 (1 folder)
    Oliver, Dr. John W., Commissioner, 1948-1956 (1 folder)

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    Open File, 1954-1956 (1 folder)
    “Pennsylvania Ambassadors,” 1954
    “Remember William Penn,” 1945 (1 folder)
    Sewah Studios, 1945-1950 (5 folders)
    Shoemaker, Col. H.H., State Archivist, 1947-1948 (1 folder)
    Stevenson, Edgar T., Commissioner, 1945-1953 (2 folders)
    Stevenson, James B., Commissioner, 1952-1956 (2 folders)
    Stiefel, Hon. Israel, Commissioner, 1951-1955 (1 folder)
    Webb, Hon. Charles G., Commissioner, 1945-1954 (1 folder)
    Williams, Richard Norris, Commissioner, 1945-1955 (3 folders)
    Wood, Hon. Norman, Commissioner, 1951-1955 (1 folder)
    World War II Hall, 1945 (1 folder)
    Wright, Ross Pier, 1945 (1 folder)

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    Dr. S.K. Stevens, Executive Director, 1956-1974

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    A.) Administrative File, 1956-74
    Budget, 1959-67 (2 folders)
    Area Emergency Planning Conference, 1962 (1 folder)
    Articles, A-P (7 folders)
    Articles, 1956-71  (List in folder 1; Box 7A = Philadelphia-End) (12 folders)
    Association of Historic Sites Administrators, 1956-63 (1 folder)
    Auditor General, 1959-67 (1 folder)
    Board on geographic Names, 1958-71 (5 folders)
    Canada's Historical Resources Conference, 1960, 1962  (1 folder)
    Capital Broadcasting Corporation, 1960 (1 folder)
    Chart Questionnaire from Dept. of Pub. Inst., 1962 (1 folder)

    Civil War Centennial Commission, 1957-65
    General Correspondence (1957-65), A, 1958-61 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), B, 1958-64
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Biddle, Maj. A.J. Drexel, 1957-61
    General Correspondence (1957-65), C, 1959-63 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Centennial Commission, Washington, D.C., 1958-62
    (2 folders)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), D-K, 1958-65 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), L, 1960 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Letters, to Governor's Office, 1959-61
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Lincoln Civil War Society of Philadelphia, 1958-60, 1965
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Lincoln Re-enactment, Feb. 21, 1961
    General Correspondence (1957-65), M, 1958-63 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Misc.: Bulletins, Programs, Reports, Proclamations, Pictures, 1959-61 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), O, 1961 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and Lincoln's Gettysburg Address Commission, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1957-64
    General Correspondence (1957-65), P, 1958-61 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1957-65), Pennsylvania Civil War Advisory Board, 1956-63
    General Correspondence (1957-65), S-Z, 1957-65

    Commissioners, 1956-72
    Biography, S.R.S., 1968-71 (1 folder)
    Appointments, 1956-71 (Inc. 1955) (1 folder)
    Audit Reports, 1956-64 (Inc. Budget Circular No. 40, Apr. 12, 1934) (1 folder)
    Charter Day, Mar. 15, 1956
    Commission Committee Organization, 1954-60 (1 folder)

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    Memos, 1956-72 (1 folder)
    Old St. Joseph's Church, Philadelphia, 1956
    Penna. Council for Social Studies, 1960 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Anderson, Hon. Sarah A, 1967-71 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Ashton, Hon. Wm. H., 1963-68
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Blum, Dr. Herman, 1962-73 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Boehm, Dr. Charles H., 1956-63 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Cadzow, Donald A., 1956 (Ex. Director; Inc. 1955 items)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Carney, John G., 1959-62 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Cassidy, Gilbert, Attorney, 1961-63
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Chapman, Hon. Leroy E. (Senate), 1956-61
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Charlesworth, Dr. James C., 1956
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Coddington, Dr. Edmin B., 1963-68
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Davis, Hon. James Kepler (House), 1956-59 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Dorrance, Miss Frances, 1956-59
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Gleeson, Hon Mark, 1968-69
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Haudenshield, Hon. John R. (House), 1956-59 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Hazeltine, Ralph L., 1963-74  (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Hetrick, Mrs. Ferne Smith, 1963-69
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Hoffstot, Mrs. Henry P., Jr., 1964-71 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Kennedy, Leon J., 1960-61 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Mahady, Hon. Paul W. (Senate), 1965-72
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Melvin, Hon. Frank W., 1956-61 (Inc. Biography and Pictures, 1961) (7 folders)

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    General Correspondence (1956-74), Mook, Dr. Maurice N., 1956-73 (4 folders)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Murphy, Thomas F., 1956-58 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Nolan, J. Bennett, 1956-63 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Oliver, Dr. John W., 1956-60 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Polen, Hon. J. Dear (House), 1965-66 (Inc. 1961-64 items)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Rankin, Miss Grace A., 1956-60 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Smith, Mrs. Laurence M.C., 1956-67 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Snare, Hon. Orville E., 1969-70
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Snider, Hon. E. Gadd (House), 1956-60
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Stevens, Dr. S.K., 1968-71  (Biography & Pictures) (1 folder)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Stiefel, Hon. Israel (Senate), 1956-67 (1 folder)

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    General Correspondence (1956-74), Ware, Hon. John H. III (Senate), 1965-70 (Inc. 1963-4 items)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Webb, Hon. Charles G. Judge, 1956-74
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Wood, Hon. Norman (House), 1972  (Inc. 1954-56)
    General Correspondence (1956-74), Wynne, Thomas Elliott, 1963-73
    Commodore John Barry Day, Sept. 13, 1961 (1 folder)
    Corrplanter Grant, 1957-65
    Council of State Government, 1958 (1 folder)
    Dearr Amphitheater, Landis State Hospital, Preservation, 1962-68 (1 folder)
    Dodson House, North Progress Ave., Susquehanna Twp., Educational Program, 1962-68 (1 folder)
    Flags - US and Pennsylvania, 1960 (1 folder)
    Dominion-Provincial Conference on Development of Historical Resources, 1960-61 (1 folder)

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    Duncannon Church, 1967-71 (Inc. W.J.W.'s correspondence of 1973) 
    Engagements, 1961-72 (10 folders)
    Gruber, Dr. Jacob W., Report, 1965 (Dams & Reservoirs areas in Pennsylvania) (1 folder)
    Harrisburg Area Center Higher Education, 1960-67 (Board Member) (3 folders)
    Harrisburg Centennial Association, 1960 (1 folder)
    Harrisburg Hospital Advisory Board, 1967-71 (1 folder)
    Hervey Allen Library, 1965-66
    Historic Preservation Conference, 1963 (1 folder)
    Historical Foundation of Pennsylvania, 1961-71 (Inc. 1973-75) (1 folder)
    Historical Survey and Ansens, 1963 (1 folder)
    HISTORYMOBILE unit Dedication, Apr. 25, 1967 (1 folder)
    House BU# 1561, 1961 (4 folders)
    Institute of Pennsylvania Life and Culture, 1964, 1967-70  (2 folders)
    Junior Museum of Central Pennsylvania, 1957-60 (1 folder)
    Museum Conference, Pennsylvania Farm Museum, May 21, 1962

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    N.C. Wyeth Exhibit Opening, Oct. 21 1965 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Federation of Junior Historians, 1960-64 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Heritage, 1967-71 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Heritage Committee, 1957-58 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania Life and Culture Lectures, 1959-60 (with Elizabethtown College) (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania State C. of C. Contest, 1962 (1 folder)
    Pennsylvania's Shakespeare Quadricentennial Commission, 1964
    Perry Sesquicentennial, 1960-63 (1 folder)
    Personal File, 1957-64 (1 folder)
    Pittsburgh Bicentennial Association, 1957-59 (1 folder)
    Portake Kits for Pennsylvania History, 1963 (1 folder)
    "The Preservation of Historical Areas in Germantown, Pennsylvania, 1956 (1 folder)
    Project AIME (Audiovisual Instructive Museum Exhibits), 1967-69 (2 folders)
    Project 400, 1963 (1 folder)
    Publications (1963-71), Book Reviews, 1964-71 (1 folder)
    Publications (1963-71), "Exploring Pennsylvania," 2nd ed., 1963 MSS - chapters 5-16? (2 folders)
    Publications (1963-71), "Pennsylvania Sources In Various Western Depositories, A preliminary Checklist," by S.K. Stevens and Donald H. Kent Harrisburg: PHMC, Feb. 1949 mimeo, 37pp.
    Publications (1963-71), William Penn Memorial Museum Murals, n.d.
    Publications (1963-71), Sketch, Vincent Marigliotti, n.d., photostat, 7 1/2x10
    Publications (1963-71), Suggested revisions, n.d., photostat, 7 1/2x30

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    Retirement, Dec. 31, 1971 (1 folder)
    State Historical Sources Listing, 1958 (1 folder)
    State Magazine Survey, Gilbert Love, Aug. 1959 (1 folder)
    State Planning Board, 1960 (1 folder)
    Telephone Messages, 1961-64 (1 folder)
    Travel Expense Vouchers, 1956-71 (1 folder)
    UNESCO, 1962-69 (1 folder)
    Warsaw Collection of Business Americana, 1967 (1 folder)

    William Penn Memorial Museum, 1956-64 (GSA, Project 946-1)
    Purpose and need for building, 1957-60 (1 folder)
    Reports and memos, 1959-61 (1 folder)
    Legislation, 1959-62 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Construction - letters with architects, 1956-64 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Dioramas with architects, 1960-63 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, GSA, 1956-64 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Support, letters of, 1957-61 (Inc. Cadzow letters, 1945-46)
    (2 folders)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, News Releases and Clippings, 1959-62 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Archives tours, 1959-61 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Bids and bidders, 1961
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Floor plans and furnishings, 1959-61 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Memorial Hall and Snack bar
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Permanent Exhibits, 1960-63 (1 folder)
    General Correspondence, 1956-64, Planetarium - Spitz, 1960-62 (1 folder)

    B.) General Correspondence, 1956-71
    A, 1956-70 (3 folders)
    Alliance Furnace, 1958-61
    B, 1956-70 (4 folders)

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    C, 1956-70 (Inc. Carriage Room Open House) (3 folders)
    D, 1956-70 (3 folders)
    E, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    Enman, Dr. John, 1965-68 (coke ovens) (1 folder)
    F, 1956-70 (2 folders)
    G, 1956-70 (3 folders)
    H, 1956-70 (4 folders)
    I, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    J, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    K, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    L, 1956-70 (3 folders)

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    M, 1956-71 (4 folders)
    MacIntire, Carl, 1964 (Bushy Run amphitheatre area) (1 folder)
    N, 1956-69 (1 folder)
    O, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    P, 1956-70 (2 folders)
    Q, 1963-66 (1 folder)
    R, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    S, 1956-70 (5 folders)
    T, 1956-69 (1 folder)

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    Theodore Burr Covered Bridge Society of Pennsylvania, 1956-60 (1 folder)
    U, 1956-69 (1 folder)
    V, 1956-71
    W, 1956-70 (3 folders)
    Y, 1956-70 (1 folder)
    Z, 1956-70

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