An Act to Incorporate and endow the German College and Charity School in the borough and county of Lancaster in this state [Franklin College Charter]
MetadataShow full item record
Printed text of the 1787 charter or act of the state legislature establishing Franklin College. The original record is in the state archives. This published version dates from 1912. The College Archives retains two handwritten, certified copies. The sample page is from the 1818 certified copy.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Amos, W.W. (Lancaster, Pa. : Jacob D. Rider, 1906., 1906)The album contains interior and exterior photographs of College buildings as well as photographs of Lancaster and the surrounding area.
Gutekunst, F. ([Lancaster, Pa.] : Published by William Mann Irvine, Harry Nelson Bassler, , 1892)The album contains photographs of College buildings. It was a gift of Mercersburg Academy.
An Act to unite and consolidate Marshall College, now at Mercersburg, with Franklin College, now at Lancaster, under the name of "Franklin and Marshall College," a corporation, to be located in the city of Lancaster, or its immediate vicinity [Franklin and Marshall College Charter] Franklin and Marshall College (1850)Printed text of the 1850 act uniting Franklin College and Marshall College and sample page from a handwritten copy of the charter dating from 1853.