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Bryn Athyn Borough Government/History

Identifier: Mss.008

Scope and Contents

The collection contains records and material related to the Borough of Bryn Athyn (official government) .  Bryn Athyn began as a village in the last decade of the 19th century, eventually receiving  borough status in 1916.  This collection contains early records of the Village Association, and some government records deposited by the Borough (very few).


  • 1899-present
  • Date acquired: 18990000

Language of Materials



3.00 Linear Feet

Arrangement Note

This collection has yet to be populated.

Custodial History

This material has always been in the custody of the Academy of the New Church Archives.

Source of Acquisition

Bryn Athyn Village Association

Method of Acquisition


Accruals and Additions

Material has, and will, accrued on an inconsistent schedule.

Existence and Location of Originals

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Related Materials

The Academy of the New Church Collection is the most directly related because it is the largest land-holding entity within the limits of Bryn Athyn Borough

Archon Finding Aid Title Mss.008
Gregory A. Jackson
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Other Unmapped
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Code for undetermined script
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Repository Details

Part of the Academy of the New Church Archives Repository

PO Box 740
Bryn Athyn PA 19009 USA