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Rob and Dislpay Photo.jpg
Rob Lukens, Ph. D., Chester County Historical Society President, accepts the Bar Foundation donation next to a Passmore Williamson display in the Chester County Historical Society Library. Coverage of this large donation supporting the Passmore…

Images of the Visitors' Book prior to treatment

This CCHS press release shared Passmore Williamson's story and publicized the campaign to conserve his book.

This page was used to promote the project and solicit donations.

Passmore Williamson's Visitor Book Signature Index.pdf
A name index of individuals who signed the visitors' book. Not all names appearing in the book were written in person. In some cases, visitors signed for themselves and other supporters where were not present.

Passmore Willamson Scrapbook Part2.pdf
A log of letters sent to Passmore Williamson during his five month incarceration in 1855. This is a continuation of the letters found in the Visitors' Book Part 1.

Passmore Williamson part 1.pdf
A log of signatures of visitors to Passmore Williamson during his five month incarceration in 1855, followed by letters pasted into the book. While many signatures were made in person, some were added by visitors for supporters who could not visit…
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