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Bryn Athyn Historic District Research Collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
Mss.008

Dates

  • Date acquired: 20110429 (Other)

Extents

  • 1.00 Linear Feet (Whole)
  • 0.10 Linear Feet (Whole)

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Subjects

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Materials include periodicals, publications, articles, letters, photocopies, video, photographs and all other collected information on a variety of topics important to the curatorial and educational staff of Glencairn Museum, Cairnwood Estate, the Bryn Athyn Cathedral and Bryn Athyn Historic Landmark District in general.

  • Abstract

    The Bryn Athyn Historic District Research Collection is developed for the purpose of, and as a byproduct of, research performed in support of the various entities that make up the Bryn Athyn Historic Landmark District.  This collection is active and related to, but not part of, the original collections in the Glencairn Museum Archives.

  • Arrangement Note

    The collection is arranged, generally, by topic and/or genre.  Series are arranged by like material and artifacts will generally be described at the item level.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    None

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Most of the items in this collection are not the copyright of Glencairn Museum or the Academy of the New Church.  User is responsible for determining rights holder(s) of this material.

  • Physical Access Requirements

    None

  • Technical Access Requirements

    None

  • Source of Acquisition

    Various

  • Method of Acquisition

    Various.  This collection is being assembled from copies of existing files and gifts/donations from various community members.  The items in this collections fall (mostly) outside the stricter confines of the manuscript collections held by Glencairn Museum.  The Glencairn Museum Archives serves as the repository for the Bryn Athyn Historic District.

  • Appraisal Information

    This information is regarded as important and/or relevant to understanding the art, architecture, people and events that make up the history of Glencairn, Cairnwood, Bryn Athyn Cathedral, the Academy of the New Church and the Bryn Athyn Historical District.

  • Accruals and Additions

    Much of this material was held in the office or personal files of Glencairn Museum Staff or donated by persons to Glencairn Museum Archives.

    2011 - Accrued Photographs and drawings regarding the Cairnwood Dairy Farm from Lloyd J. Conard and his sister, Diane Franklin.  They are the grandchildren of longtime Cairnwood Dairyman Joseph Conard.

    2/10/2012 - Accrued two Cairnwood Dairy bottles and an enlarged photograph of the Cairnwood Dairy Wagon #2 (along with a photocopy of a poem: Dirge...

  • Custodial History

    Varies.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

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  • Related Materials

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  • Biographical or Historical Information

    Note written by Gregory A. Jackson

Instances

  • Type
    Text
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    Box 1

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