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Manuscript Collection

Viola Caston Floyd Collection   [RG03]

This Collection includes the personal research of Viola Caston Floyd (1901 - 1978), her notes, manuscripts, and papers pertaining to Lancaster County.


9 linear feet: 34 LS boxes, 2 OS box, 2 card file boxes.


This finding aid is being prepared as an online update to An Inventory to the Viola Caston Floyd Collection, compiled by Ron Chepesiuk in 1981.


The Collection was divided into 10 Series in 1981:

Series      Description

I                      Bible Records

II                     Family History and Genealogy: A - L,  M - Z

III                    Lancaster County History

IV                    General History

V                     Various Writings by VCF

VI                    Papers Relating to Lancaster County Tours

VII                   Various Historical Notes and Papers

VIII                  Various Research Notes and Papers

IX                    Card File

X                     Addendum

Local History

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