MG 079 - Private Schools in Dauphin County

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Scope and Content

Includes materials on:

St. Genevieve's Academy: copy of ad., undated

The Misses Luckenbach School: prospectus, calendar, terms, 1873; programmes, 1876, 1879

Miss Woodward's School: programme, 1884

Harrisburg Female Seminary: catalogue, 1857; programme, 1859; diploma to A.M. Wallace, 1859

Forney-Baumgardner School: reunion booklets, 1930 & 1934

Harrisburg Military Institute: handwritten notice of re-opening on back of post office notice, 1871

Partridge's Military Institute, 1845-47: historical sketch by George Ayres, 1879

Yeshiva Academy: yearbook for 1981 with a study of the Jews in Harrisburg

Fager Girls School: history of the Fager building taken from the Patriot, December, 1919

Katharine Sweeney Day School: yearbooks "The Katydid" 1950-1953

Harrisburg Conservatory of Music: programs for commencement exercises, 1917 & 1918

Berrysburg Seminary and Boarding School: a newspaper clipping from The Upper Dauphin Sentinel, January, 1982 tracing the history of the school; a broadside advertising the seminary, 1863; a copy of an address given by D. G. Lubold at a reunion of alumni and students, 1904, with a detailed history of the school

Paxton Male and Female Seminary: copy of the act by the Legislature of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to incorporate the school in April, 1857.

Date(s): 1857-1982

Extent: 1 box, 14 folders, 25 enclosures