Sources on U.S. Naval History homepageImage of anchorRepository List for Pennsylvania
Flag banner
Naval Historical Center, 805 Kidder Breese St SE, Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Sources banner

Franklin and Marshall College 
Archives and Special Collections Department
Shadek-Fackenthal Library
P.O. Box 3003
Lancaster, PA 17604-3003


Foltz, Jonathan M.
Papers, 1810-1877

This collection documents the career of Dr. John Messersmith Foltz, a practicing physician for more than forty years during the nineteenth century. His diaries and medical journals provide an insight into the Civil War battles he participated in and document the changes in the practice of medicine during the nineteenth century.

4 boxes and oversize material


Reynolds Family
Papers, 1765-1934

The Reynolds Family Papers contain correspondence and diaries from this prominent 19th century Lancaster family. The collection includes materials relating to William Reynolds' adventures with the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, as it circumnavigated the globe, and documents John Fulton Reynolds' experiences in the Mexican-American War and Civil War.

14 boxes, 75 volumes, and oversize material

8 May 2002