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Manuscript Collection

Perry Belle Bennett Hough Collection   [RG02]


This Collection includes the personal research of Perry Belle Bennett Hough (1898 - 1970), her notes, diaries, and papers pertaining to Lancaster County.



30 linear feet: 91 LS boxes, 9 OS boxes, 1 card file box; see also Prints & Photographs Collection.


This finding aid is an online update to A Guide to The Perry Belle Bennett Hough Collection in the Lancaster County Library, compiled by Ron Chepesiuk and published by the Lancaster County Historical Commission in 1981.


The Collection was divided into 8 Series for the 1981 publication:

Series     Description

I                   Biographical File

II                  General File

III                 Family History and Genealogy Files
                           A - F,  G - L,  M - R,  S - Z

IV                 Andrew Jackson File

V                 J. Marion Sims File

VI                Lancaster County History Files
                          A - F,  G - L,  M - R,  S - Z

VII               South Carolina History File

VIII              American History File

Local History

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