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Archives & Manuscripts

Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 201 Collections and/or Records:

Women's Center records

 Collection
Identifier: HCF-003
Overview This collection contains records created by the Women's Center at Haverford College. The materials begin in the 1970s during the creation of the center and extend through to 2019. Included in this collection are materials about the history of the Women's Center and coeducation at Haverford, log books kept by the staff members, posters about their events, publications they created such as Herstory and newsletters, information sheets about sex and other topics, and some photographs.
Dates: 1970 - 2019

Charles Wood correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-026
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of eight volumes of the compiled correspondence of Charles Wood. Each volume contains personal correspondence from family and friends, related to Wood's education, news of his family, and discussions of social outings and cricket. This collection is foldered.
Dates: 1862-1928

Charles Wood commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-013
Overview A collection of poems compiled by Charles Wood during his time at Haverford College. These poems were transcribed by Wood and other classmates from 1866 to 1870, and detail religious, spiritual, and patriotic poems at the time. After his time at Haverford, Wood went on to recieve his Doctorate of Divinity in 1885, but the records in the commonplace book stop after 1870.
Dates: 1866-03-16 - 1870-09-24

James Wood papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1218
Abstract James Wood (1839-1925) was “interested in education, philanthropy, in the various branches of agriculture, in archaeology, history, Indian lore, anthropology, science, in prison reform and above all, in the Bible and religion,” (ABS, 2). He was also a business man, serving as President of the Genesee Salt Company in Piffard, New York. The James Wood papers are divided into twelve series: “Biographical Material:” “Agriculture;” Business and Financial Material;” “Collected Quaker Material;”...
Dates: Bulk, 1865-1921 1865-1964; Majority of material found within 1865 - 1921

L. Hollingsworth Wood papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1175
Scope and Contents Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, lists, press releases, transcripts, notes, photographs, clippings, drafts of articles and speeches, financial and legal papers, brochures, pamphlets and other printed items, account books and other papers.Primarily correspondence and other papers related to the many activities Wood was involved in. For a summary list of folders in the collection, arranged alphabetically by organization, institution, committee, etc. see folder list. This...
Dates: 1903-1953

Randolph Wood commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-030
Overview This is an commonplace book with signatures of several well known Quakers who were connected with Westtown School and Haverford College. It includes signatures and notes from officers and peers, mainly from Haverford class of 1858. Along with the authographs are the dates they were collected, the hometown of the person, and the place where the autograph was collected.
Dates: 1856-1858

Richard R. Wood papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1151
Scope and Contents The principals in this collection are Richard Reeve Wood and William Morris Maier. Their letters discuss issues of Haverford College governance, but also concern personal and Quaker Meeting issues as well as a great deal on political topics and foreign affairs. Wood wrote to Maier on such topics as special convocations (1958); selection of a new Bryn Mawr College president (1969); the Fine Arts Department (1970); importance of Quakers or at least a Quaker spirit among faculty and students...
Dates: circa 1958-1976

William Cooper Wood autograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-028
Overview This album contains signatures from various students who attended Haverford College during the Winter Session of 1852. Signing students provide their name in addition to their specific home address and/or hometown/county.
Dates: 1852

William H.S. Wood diary

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-008
Overview William H.S. Wood's diary records the first five months of his time as a student of Haverford College. It contains information pertaining to his extracurricular activities, the weather, personal projects, and events around Haverford at the time.
Dates: 1855-11-22 - 1856-03-11

Young Men's Christian Association of Haverford College records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-017
Overview This collection contains records of the Young Men's Christian Association of Haverford College between the years 1903 and 1928. These include minutes, membership records, treasurer accounts, and a scrapbook.
Dates: 1903-1928