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Thomas Pim Cope Jr. commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-046

Scope and Contents

This collection contains autographs and messages of friendship from Cope's peers. The entries include their names, the date, a short note or piece of literature, and their school affiliation.

Dates

  • 1835

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Pim Cope Jr. was born in Phildelphia, Pennsylvania on February 7, 1823, the son of Henry Cope (1793-1865) and Rachel Reeve (1794-1863). He entered Haverford College in 1835 and graduated in 1839. He married Elizabeth Waln Stokes (1823-1902) in 1849. He was a manager of Haverford from 1864 to 1871. He died in Germantown, Pennsylvania on October 27, 1900.

Extent

.06 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language

English

Overview

This collection contains one volume, a commonplace book for Thomas Pim Cope Jr. in 1835.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one volume. `

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Margaret Cope in 1943

Related Materials

Thomas P. Cope Family papers 1795-1891 HC.MC.1013, Cope-Evans family papers HC.MC.1242, Woodbourne Orchards and family of Francis R. Cope Jr. HC.MC.1230.

Processing Information

Processed by Madison Arnold-Scerbo, completed June, 2018.
Title
Thomas Pim Cope Jr. commonplace book
Author
Madison Arnold-Scerbo
Date
June, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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