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Charles S. Taylor cash book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-049
This collection contains a small ledger detailing Taylor's accounts. There are also five loose sheets of receipts and bills from Haverford College.

Dates

  • 1870 - 1872

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Extent

.04 Linear Feet (One volume and five loose papers in a folder)

Overview

This collection contains a small ledger detailing Taylor's accounts during some of his time during and after Haverford College, between 1870 and 1872. There are also five loose sheets of receipts and bills from Haverford College.

Biographical / Historical

Charles Shoemaker Taylor was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on November 26, 1850, the son of Abraham M. Taylor and Elizabeth R. Shoemaker. He entered Haverford College in 1867 and graduated in 1871. At Haverford College he played cricket. He was the Vice President of the Alumni Association, a Manager of Haverford College from 1876 to 1880, a trustee of Bryn Mawr College until 1893, a member of the Merion Cricket Club in Haverford, Pennsylvania, a life member of the University Club in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and a member of the Haverford College Union. He married Rebecca Hughes in 1873 and had five children, A. Merritt (1874), C. Clifford (1876), Joseph W. (1878), Marianna (1881), and Frederick Raymond (1887). In 1894 he married Gertrude Allinson and had three more children, Margaret Wood (1898), Edward Allinson (1900), Lawrence Newbold (1903). Charles Shoemaker Taylor died September 21, 1939 in Haverford, Pa. at the age of 89.

Arrangement

This volume is arranged in one volume.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown

Related Materials

Charles Shoemaker Taylor letterbook HC.MC-975-02-022

Processing Information

Processed by Madison Arnold-Scerbo, completed June, 2018.
Title
Charles S. Taylor cash book
Author
Madison Arnold-Scerbo
Date
June, 2018
Description rules
dacs

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