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Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 203 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas S. Downing Jr. songbook

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-004
Overview This small volume contains songs and poems collected by Thomas S. Downing Jr. (1852–1926) during his time at Haverford College. Downing, the son of a prosperous farmer in West Whiteland, Chester County, Pennsylvania, attended Haverford from 1869 through 1872. After graduating, Downing returned to Chester County and became a farmer. Various Haverford students wrote verses in Downing's songbook, some traditional and some original compositions. They cover a wide variety of topics and offer...
Dates: 1869–1872, 1882

James H. Drake autograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-071
Overview The James H. Drake autograph album contains signatures of fellow classmates.
Dates: 1861

E-Haus records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-023
Overview This collection contains a journal from E-Haus between the years 1990 and 1996.
Dates: 1990-1996

Albert Joseph Edmunds papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1152
Abstract Correspondence and manuscripts of Albert Edmunds primarily relating to Buddhism and Christianity.
Dates: 1887-1941

Edward Rhoads papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-192
Scope and Contents This collection includes six notebooks created by Edward Rhoads, primarily on physics. Also includes a photograph and a book of sketches.
Dates: 1892-1895, undated

Eighth Dimension records

 Collection
Identifier: HCF-004
Overview These records document the history of Eighth Dimension, Haverford's community service organization. The collection includes minutes of meetings, correspondence related to 8D activities, and many flyers and other ephemera advertising events and volunteer opportunities.
Dates: 1985-2013

David Cope Elkinton photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-003
Overview This photograph album follows David Cope Elkinton's junior year abroad as he travelled with a group of friends through pre-WWII Europe and the Mediterranean. The album covers the years 1934 and 1935, though the album is non-chronological and omits large periods of time.
Dates: 1934-1935

J.P. Elkinton autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-116
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the two type-written volumes of J. P. Elkinton’s autobiography. The volumes describe Elkinton’s childhood and family, his attendance at Haverford College, where he graduated in 1908. He also describes his experiences with the Society of Friends, particularly his travels on religious visits, and his adult life with his wife, Mary Bucknell, and their children. In addition to stories from various periods of his life, he provides biographical sketches of his family...
Dates: 1966

Elkinton, Waring Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1239
Overview This collection includes information about multiple generations of the Elkinton and Waring families. It is concentrated on two generations: firstly, that of Howard West Elkinton (1892-1955) and Katharine Wistar Mason Elkinton (1892/3-1961), his wife, and secondly, that of their daughter, Theodora Elkinton (1927-) who married Thomas Waring (1921-2001). It is a story of life choices made by these Quakers: for Howard and Katharine Elkinton, to serve under the American Friends Service Committee in...
Dates: 1815-2006

Everett-Athenaeum records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-004
Overview The materials in this collection include the constitution and by-laws of the newly consolidated Everett-Athenaeum society, which describes the officers and their duties, the election of officers and members, the rules of order, and the process for making amendments to the constitution.
Dates: 1888-1894