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Swarthmore College preparatory department student file

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG6-R7

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a card file of students who attended the Swarthmore College Preparatory School.

Dates

  • 1869 - 1893

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

The Friends Historical Library believes that all documents in this collection are in the Public Domain in the United States.

Biographical / Historical

At its inception, Swarthmore College included a large preparatory department, but it began to play a secondary role by the early 1880s. In 1893, the preparatory division separated from the College and continued as a private institution, Swarthmore Preparatory School.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

At its inception, Swarthmore College included a large preparatory department, but it began to play a secondary role by the early 1880s. In 1893, the preparatory division separated from the College and continued as a private institution, Swarthmore Preparatory School. This collection contains a card file of students who attended the Swarthmore College Preparatory School.

Related Materials

Swarthmore Schools Collection, RG 7/022, Swarthmore Historical Society Records, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College.
Date
2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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