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Archival Record Series

USCC - Department of Admissions

[Record Group 230-20]

230-20.1 Report of Admissions Other than Cash
10 May 1876 - 17 December 1876
1 volume, no index
Daily entries list the name of each turnstile inspector, the name of each stile keeper, each keeper's stile and punch numbers; and numbers of persons with complimentary passes, return checks and special press passes and numbers of workmen, guards, firemen, exhibitors and others passing each stile; total count of persons passing each stile, stile court, difference in terms of overage or shortage; and remarks including special groups, bands or dignitaries visiting the Exhibition. Entries for the months of September and October add similar information for the Stock Show. Entries from 11 November to 17 December add daily totals of each category of entrant passing all stiles.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

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