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Wayne Bassett Hadley photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-151

Scope and Contents

This collection contains family photographs, both in photo albums and loose, and slides of various meeting houses and residences.

Dates

  • 1926 - 2001

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library. All requests for permission to reproduce images must be submitted to the Curator. Permission for publication is given on behalf Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

Wayne B. Hadley (1926-2001) was a family historian whose particular interest was in Quaker history and genealogy. Some of his research was published in the NGS Quarterly and other journals.

Born in Kinsman, Ohio, in 1926, he was the son of John Henry and Bessie Belle Bassett Hadley. He earned a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Chicago in 1954 and married Hazel Mason Hadley the same year. Hadley was employed as a research chemist and also taught Chemistry at Ohio State and at the University of California at Berkeley. He also worked at Zenith and at AMP where he did research in the field of fiber optics.

Extent

.4 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

Wayne B. Hadley (1926-2001) was a family historian whose particular interest was in Quaker history and genealogy. This collection contains family photographs, both in photo albums and loose, and slides of various meeting houses and residences.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Hazel M. Hadley, 2008 (2008-021). Part of Wayne B. Hadley Genealogical Collection, RG5/272.

Separated Materials

This collection was removed from Wayne B. Hadley Genealogical Collection, RG5/272.
Author
Zoe Peyton Jones
Date
2018
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