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Archives & Manuscripts

clippings (information artifacts)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 53 Collections and/or Records:

J. Lindley Spicer scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-013
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the single volume scrapbook compiled by J. Lindley Spicer. The volume is largely comprised of photos and printed images of Quakers, Meeting houses, Meetings for worship, and Quaker missions in Mexico, Africa, Palestine, and China. The volume includes a number of clipped newspaper articles on various Quaker leaders as well. Inside the volume is an index of photos and clippings included in the scrapbook.
Dates: Undated

Taylor and Nicholson family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1215
Abstract The Taylor and Nicholson family papers contain the records of these two families from the late-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries. The two focal points of this collection are William Nicholson Taylor (1882-1945), and his mother, Rebecca Morgan Nicholson Taylor (1857-1944). William graduated from Harvard in 1903 and afterwards spent considerable time abroad studying architecture. He also served as an officer in the United States Military from 1916 to 1917, and worked in diplomacy after the...
Dates: Bulk, 1869-1944 1810-1999; Majority of material found within 1869 - 1944

Allen Curry Thomas scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-051
Overview This collection contains a large scrapbook compiled by Allen Curry Thomas during his time at Haverford College between 1894 and 1899. Some of the contents of the scrapbook include: Haverford College football, cricket, basketball, and track team pictures and statistics, lists of entertainment on campus, "Haverford College Cricket" article by Thomas, list of students in the fresmen class of 1895, images of Barclay hall, invitaitons and lists of people present at reunions for the class of 1895 in...
Dates: 1894 - 1899

Dorothy Burr Thompson diaries and papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-2010-14
Overview Dorothy Burr Thompson (1900 – 2001) was a prominent archaeologist who graduated from Bryn Mawr in 1923. She specialized in Greek terracotta. Burr Thompson and her husband, Homer A. Thompson, were both heavily involved with the American School of Classical Studies in Athens. The collection includes her diaries, personal correspondence, and professional papers. It also includes contains both personal and research related photographs and postcards.
Dates: 1912 - 1991

Opal Thornburg collection on Marcus Mote

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-133
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the clippings, illustrations, and correspondence of Opal Thornburg, related to her research on Marcus Mote. The collection includes biographical sketch of Marcus Mote
Dates: 1947

Vaux family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1217
Abstract The Vaux family was deeply involved with Quaker and Native American affairs throughout much of the nineteenth and early 20th centuries. George Vaux, Sr. was involved in Quaker activity through the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and other Quaker meetings throughout the world (including Antigua and London). Both George Vaux, Jr. and his sister Mary Morris Vaux Walcott served as commissioners for the U.S. Board of Indian Commissioners. This organization was established by the United States Congress...
Dates: Bulk, 1912-1932 1708-1995; Majority of material found within 1912 - 1932

Elizabeth Gray Vining papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1141
Abstract Elizabeth Gray Vining (1902-1997) was an author of children’s books served as the tutor to the crown prince of Japan, Akihito, from 1946 to 1950. The collection consists of correspondence, materials regarding books authored by Vining, articles, lectures and addresses, photographs and information documenting her and her family's lives.
Dates: 1897-1989

Vol. 2, Undated

 Item
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume scrapbook of photos, and illustrations of the following Quakers: William Penn, James Naylor, James Logan, Richard Reynolds, James Pemberton, Nicholas Waln, Lindley Murray, George Dillwyn, Jonathon Dymond, Moses Brown, Bernard Barton, Anna Braithwaite, Dan Wheeler, William Allen, Samuel Gurney, Josiah Forster, Mary Ann Schimmelpenninck, Elisha Tyson, John Bright, Stephen Grellet, Enoch Lewis, George Fox, and Hannah Lloyd Neall. Clippings include...
Dates: Undated

Vol. 3, 1886-1941

 Item
Scope and Content note This volume includes pamphlets and invitations to events hosted by the Monthly Meeting of Philadelphia for the Western District, such as invitations to lawn parties, “tea meetings,” pamphlets with information about twelfth street day school, and pamphlets about proposed new buildings.
Dates: 1886-1941

Elizabeth U. Willis scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-015
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume scrapbook of Elizabeth U. Willis. The volume includes photos and clippings about Elizabeth U. Willis and Sarah F. Underhill, photos of the Underhill family, clippings, illustrations, and portraits of Quakers, Meeting Houses, and Quaker birthplaces. Quaker autographs and letters are included as well. Letter writers include: Samuel Fothergill, Anne Mott, David Sands, William Allinson, William Dillywn, William Rickman, J. Stephenson, George Jones,...
Dates: 1850-1898