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Archives & Manuscripts

Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 195 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred G. Scattergood scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-016
Overview The first scrapbook (1888-1900) is a collection of material from immediately after Scattergood graduated from Haverford College. This includes newspaper clippings, primarily regarding sports, invitations to athletic events, glee club performances, junior class exercises, and graduations. Additionally, there are materials from alumni association events, for both Haverford College and Forsythe School. There are also a number of small pictures from his time at Haverford. The second scrapbook also...

Scientific Society of Haverford College records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-022
Overview This collection contains minutes of the Scientific Society of Haverford College between the years 1899 and 1917.

Serendipity Day Camp records

 Collection
Identifier: HCF-005
Overview Materials related to Serendipity Day Camp, a summer camp for the local community hosted on the Haverford campus since 1963.

Henry Hale Graham Sharpless commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-029
Overview The Henry Hale Graham Sharpless commonplace book was created during Sharpless' time at Haverford College. Sharpless graduated class of 1840, but the book notes many written records and excerpts during 1839 in his junior year. The book contains carving prints from various artists paired with excerpts hand written by Sharpless himself.

Isaac Sharpless papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-906
Scope and Contents Letters, letterbook, photographs, portraits, illustrations, clippings, essays, addresses, lectures, passports, misc. printed items, academic hood.Letters (1894-1918) written by Sharpless, chiefly addressed to Henry Tatnall Brown (ca. 1871-1938), discuss Sharpless' theological views, various writing projects, and the Friends Historical Society. Collection includes letterbook (1884-1900) kept by Sharpless while Dean of faculty and President of the College and letters addressed to...

Walter Penn Shipley Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-162
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the papers of Walter Penn Shipley Jr., and includes materials related to his time at Haverford College, including 2 trigonometry notebooks, four subject entrance exams, and his personal correspondence.

Andrew Silk '76 papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-841
Overview Papers dating 1976-1981 relate to Andrew Silk's interests and writings, especially about South Africa, but also about employment of underemployed youth in America. They begin while Silk was a student at Haverford College and conclude with the Silk journalism internship, established after Silk's death in 1981.

Benjamin Hayes Smith diary

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Identifier: HCS-003-002
Overview The diary covers Benjamin Hayes Smith’s time at Haverford and his expereinces during the American Civil War. Entries include informaiton on the Haverford Loganian Society (1856-1859), Haverford Euethean Association (1856-1859), the Haverfod Athenaeum (1856-1859), and the Battle of Stones River (December 31, 1862), in Tennessee.

Daniel B. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-038
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the six volumes of miscellany of Daniel B. Smith. The collection includes three school notebooks, and two volumes of library catalogs.

John W. Spaeth Jr. lecture notes

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Identifier: HCS-003-065
Overview This collection is made up of two notebooks: one for English 9a (1915-1916) and one for English 10b (1916). Both classes were taught by Dr. Francis B. Gummere.