Skip to main content

Account books

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

ANSP Treasurer Reports

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ANSP-Coll-0605
Overview This collection contains the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Treasurers' reports and other financial documents. Annual reports, appropriation documents, a budget report, two building fund reports, minutes, correspondence, one Treasurer's final account and a Trustees lease are included from the timeperiod of 1815 through 1927. The largest portion of the collection consists of Treasurers' annual reports. The financial documents in this collection provide a unique view into the...
Dates: 1815-1927

Anny Elston papers

Identifier: WM-1994-X-010

Anny Elston (1895-1975), a German born and trained pediatrician, immigrated to the United States in 1941 due to the "Racial Laws" in Nazi Germany. After obtaining her New York State Medical License in 1942, she began practicing medicine in New York City until retiring in 1972. The Anny Elston papers include information regarding Dr. Elston's medical credentials and continuing education, her medical practice in New York City, and patient records.

Dates: 1918 - 1976; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1972

William MacLure Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: ANSP-Coll-0401
Scope and Contents Geologist, educator, traveler, businessman and philanthropist, he was one of the most important personages in this Academy's history. While not a founder, he was elected president in 1817, which position he held until his death in 1840. During these 24 years he contributed greatly to its growth and development, giving generously to it financially, and collecting and purchasing many scientific specimens. His influence upon it was felt long after his death when he bequeathed his personal...
Dates: 1806-1949