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Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 203 Collections and/or Records:

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.
Dates: 1851

James Tyson diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-019
Overview The collection consists of four volumes of diaries which detail James Tyson's time at Haverford College, from daily activities to information on the courses Tyson was taking at the time. The entries range from 1859 to 1861.
Dates: 1859-1861

Updegraff Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1031
Overview Letters; diaries; genealogical material; land grants signed by Presidents John Tyler, Martin Van Buren, and Franklin Pierce; and other papers of the Updegraff family, mainly those of David B. Updegraff, which provide a picture of Quakerism in 19th-century Ohio.
Dates: 1810-1929; Majority of material found within 1810 - 1896

Vaux collection of correspondence, documents and graphics

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1167
Overview The collection provides insights into several issues important within the history of Quakerism, such as the abolition of slavery, education and Native American rights as examined by a number of well-known Quakers, as well as graphics depicting American travel views, Native American sites, Haverford College, Quaker individuals and places associated with Quakers.
Dates: 1659-1978

Walter F. Price papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1187
Scope and Contents Price’s papers include three albums containing materials relating to Haverford College class of 1881 over time, such as class reports, photos of classmates and faculty, letters, programs and notes. In addition, there are letters of Walter Price, including to Mary Vaux Walcott, relating to the building of the Washington D.C. (Quaker) Meetinghouse and an article by Price on the Meetinghouse, as well as other correspondence relating to architectural work at Chester County Historical Society in...
Dates: 1878-1945

Franklin Whitall essays

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-067
Overview The essays are primarily assignments for an English 12 class at Harvard University. 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 Whitall's weight, height, girth, depth, breadth, and strength on October 24, 1889 and May 8, 1890.
Dates: 1889-1894

Thomas Wildes commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-021
Overview The Thomas Wildes commonplace book contains a variety of texts written, or copied, by Thomas Wildes. It is over 140 pages long and it was created in 1856, after Wildes had entered Haverford College.
Dates: 1856

William Pyle Philips collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-814
Overview Primarily the personal papers of William Pyle Philips (1882-1950), as well as a collection of 12 letters of United States presidents.
Dates: 1795 - 1921; Majority of material found within 1895 - 1915

William M. Wills notes for History of Haverford College

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-077
Overview Notes for the History of Haverford College written by William M. Wills.
Dates: undated

John Randolph Winslow commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-039
Overview The commonplace book was created while Winslow was attending Haverford College. Winslow entered the college in 1838 in the Junior class, and transcribed many songs during his time there. Handwritten notes and excerpts can be found in the songbook as well. The book ends in 1840, presumably when Winslow graduated. He later went on to become a professor, physician, and surgeon in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dates: 1836 - 1840