Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 205 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Notes for the History of Haverford College was written by William M. Wills.
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single folder of the articles of Norman H. Wilson, typed and xeroxed, many which focus on education in the U.S. and abroad. Also includes brochures for First and Second Annual Normal Wilson Memorial Conferences. The collection also includes an itemized index of each article.
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
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume, typed autobiography of Morris Wistar Wood and his wife Evelyn, written by Wood. The volume describes Wood's early life, his education, his travels in the U.S. and abroad, his time spent teaching and in academic administration at various schools, including at a school in Lingnan, at the Culver Military Academy, the University of Pennsylvania, Westtown School, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Wood also describes his family life with his...
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single folder of John Woolman's papers, and includes a single handwritten copy and a single photocopy of "A Word of Rememberance & Caution to the Rich" by John Woolman, and a deed passing land from Samuel Woolman to John Woolman, signed by John Woolman.