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Archives & Manuscripts

Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni course papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-064
Overview This collection consists of a single, bound, 89 page paper that is on the topic of religion

Lloyd Balderston papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-047
Overview This collection contains two volumes compiled by Lloyd Balderston while he was a student at Haverford College between 1837 and 1839. One contains prose and poems written by himself and other Haverford students, and the other is his notebook with handwritten essays and annotations.

Howard L. Haines autograph and composition books

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-009
Overview Howard Haines’ autograph book contains five categories: Faculty, Seniors, Juniors, Sophomores, and Freshman. Each entry includes basic information on members of these categories, except in the case of the faculty, which was left almost entirely blank. His composition book contains several essays concerning animals, historical and contemporary figures, national histories, and notes on several scientific and mathematical subjects.

Erroll B. Hay course papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-066
Overview This collection is an assortment of academic papers from Hay's time at Haverford. Topics of these papers include Shakespeare, early Greek philosophy, rugby, personal reflections, and immigration. Additionally, there is a script for a play, "Burial of '95", written by Hay.

Historical Society of Haverford records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-026
Overview This collection contains two literary sketch books of the Historical Society of Haverford with essays from 1836 and 1837.

Francis R. Taylor course papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-068
Overview Francis R. Taylor was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on December 31, 1884 and attended Haverford College from 1902 to 1906. The Francis R. Taylor course papers contain class notes taken by Francis between the years of 1903 and 1906. The majority of notes are from courses on Philosophy and Theology, while the remainder pertain to Economics, English and Biology.

John Trimble Troth notebook

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-048
Overview This collection contains a notebook with essays by Troth, some that were read at society meetings or written for the Haverford publications, particularly the Collegian.

Franklin Whitall essays

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-067
Overview The essays are primarily assignments for an English 12 class at Havard. There is coursework from both fall 1893 and spring 1894. Additionally, there are some personal reflections from spring 1894 and several undated works. Finally, there is a chart from the American Anthropometric Association that plots out Franklin's weight, height, girth, depth, breadth, and strength on October 24, 1889 and May 8, 1890.