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Archives & Manuscripts

Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 195 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Buckley Morris letterbooks

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-015
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two volumes of the letterbooks of Samuel B. Morris. The first volume contains business correspondence, and the second volume contains both business and personal correspondence.

Samuel Morris notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-070
Overview This collection contains notebooks with notes written by Samuel Morris during his time at Haverford College from 1842 to 1844. There is also one volume about a trip he took around Pennsylvania in 1838.

Morris-Shinn-Maier collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1191
Overview This collection spans approximately 200 years, from the late 1700s to the late 1900s, and five generations of the Morris-Shinn-Maier family, which are traced through matrilineal and patrilineal lines. They were prominent Quaker businessmen and lawyers in the Philadelphia area, and a large portion of the collection is dedicated to their legal and business material, as well as a great deal of very detailed financial material. There is also a quantity of personal material, namely diaries and...

Naomi and Rayner Kelsey papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-130
Scope and Contents The papers include the correspondence of Rayner and Naomi Kelsey and letters to Wilfred and Sherma Kelsey. Correspondents include: John B. Garrett, Rayner W. Kelsey, Elizabeth B. Jones, Rufus M. Jones, J. Usang Ly, Roderick Scott, Isaac Sharpless, and Albert H. Wilson. There is a diary kept by Naomi Kelsey, probably in 1936, during a leg of a world cruise, recording events in China, Japan, Hong Kong and Hawaii and discussing people with whom she visits. There are sermons and talks of Rayner...

Neometha Bathing Society records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-006
Overview This collection details the financial transactions, elections, and major projects of Neometha Bathing Society from 1873-1878. This includes payment for labor and supplies, officer information, and the construction and maintainance of "Julia's Bath," a pond created by the organization to provide swimming accomodations to its members.

Haverford College Office of Institutional Research records

 Collection
Identifier: HCB.005.new
Overview Materials in the Office of Institutional Research records include the Fact Book, an annual summary of College affairs and statistics.

Office of the President general records

 Collection
Identifier: HCB-001-000
Overview This collection includes general materials from the Office of the President, not affiliated with the presidency of a specific person.

Vail T. Palmer manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-144
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the two typed manuscripts written by T. Vail Palmer Jr., during his time as a T. Wistar Brown Fellow at Haverford College from 1976-1977.

Maxfield Parrish papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1018
Scope and Contents The papers of artist and illustrator Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966) who became enamored of art while a student at Haverford College. The collection consists of letters, original drawings and illustrations, magazines to which he contributed, catalogs, calendars and his famous chemistry notebook created while a student at the college.