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Mount Lebanon Cemetery (Collingdale, Pa.) Lot Purchase Ledger Photocopy

Collection ID

SCRC 393

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection Summary 
 
Title
Mount Lebanon Cemetery (Collingdale, Pa.) Lot Purchase Ledger Photocopy
 
Dates
1910-1992
 
Collection ID
SCRC 393
 
Creator
Mount Lebanon Cemetery (Collingdale, Pa.)
 
Quantity
0.2 linear feet (1 box)
 
Repository 
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries
 
Language
Materials in English
 
Detailed Collection Information 
 
Historical Note
The Mount Lebanon Cemetery is a Jewish cemetery founded in 1909 and located in Collingdale, PA.
 
Description of Collection 
Mount Lebanon Cemetery Lot Purchase Ledger Photocopy is a copy of a book that lists lots purchased by Jewish lodges, beneficial associations, congregations, and individuals in the Philadelphia area. Information contained in the ledger includes the purchaser’s name and address, the number and location of lots, and cost of the lots. Changes in lot ownership and fees were noted over time. The donor made the photocopies from the original book prior to July 1997.
 
Organization and Arrangement
The ledger is arranged in alphabetical order by purchaser of the lot.
 
Patron Information 
 
Location of Originals
Location of the original is unknown. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.
 
Catalog Record 
A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: https://librarysearch.temple.edu/catalog/991036961203403811
 
Research Access 
Collection is open for research.
 
Collections Stored Off-Site
This collection is housed off-site at the Library Depository, and requires up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.
 
Publication and Copyright Information 
The Mount Lebanon Cemetery (Collingdale, Pa.) Lot Purchase Ledger Photocopy is in custody of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. 
 
Preferred Citation
[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Mount Lebanon Cemetery (Collingdale, Pa.) Lot Purchase Ledger Photocopy, SCRC 393, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 
 
Administrative Information 
 
Acquisition Information
Donated by Elaine Kolinsky in July 1997. Collection previously administered by the Philadelphia Jewish Archives Center, acquired by Temple in June 2009.
 
Processing Information 
Finding aid prepared in November 2018 by Casey Babcock, Project Archivist.
 
Index Terms 
 
The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:
 
Corporate Names:
Mount Lebanon Cemetery (Collingdale, Pa.)
 
Subjects: 
Burial--Pennsylvania--Delaware County
Jewish cemeteries--Pennsylvania--Delaware County
Jews--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Societies, etc.
Jews--United States--Social life and customs
 
Places:
Pennsylvania--Delaware County
 
Material Types: 
Administrative records
Financial records
Ledgers (account books)
Logs
Photocopies
Property records