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Haverford Loganian Society

 Organization

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Annals of Haverford

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-056
Abstract

This collection contains two copies of the Annals of Haverford, one being the original manuscript version and the other a typed copy. The Annals was a contemporary account of the history of Haverford College, from its opening in 1833 through its first four years.

Dates: 1833-1837

William Canby diary and commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-006
Abstract

William Canby's diary details his two years (1837-1839) as a student at Haverford College including extracurriculars, academics, weather, and social excursions.

Dates: 1837-1839

Haverford Loganian Society records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-001
Abstract

The collection is comprised of a variety of different records that pertain to the overall operations of the Haverford Loganian Society at Haverford College. The collection includes the Society's constitution and by-laws, membership registers, meeting minutes, the Collegian account books, and paper pertaining to garden, museum, and library projects.

Dates: 1834-1905

John R. Hubbard letter

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-114
Abstract

This collection contains one letter written by John R. Hubbard and addressed to John F. Rowell.

Dates: 1853 November 11

Benjamin Hayes Smith diary

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-002
Abstract

The diary covers Benjamin Hayes Smith’s time at Haverford and his expereinces during the American Civil War. Entries include informaiton on the Haverford Loganian Society (1856-1859), Haverford Euethean Association (1856-1859), the Haverfod Athenaeum (1856-1859), and the Battle of Stones River (December 31, 1862), in Tennessee.

Dates: 1856-1863

Thomas Stewardson's "Recollections of Haverford and After, 1841-1857"

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-060
Abstract

This collection contains the original manuscript and a typed copy of "Recollections of Haverford and After 1841-1857" by Thomas Stewardson (1829-1902). Some of the topics he discusses include: the Loganian Society, food, academics, insect collecting, and other reflections about life at Haverford College.

Dates: 1857

John Trimble Troth notebook

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-048
Abstract

This collection contains a notebook with essays by Troth, some that were read at society meetings or written for the Haverford publications, particularly the Collegian.

Dates: 1851

Booker T. Washington letters to Henry Pleasants Jr.

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-136
Abstract

This collection consists of two letters written by Booker T. Washington to Henry Pleasants Jr. in December 1905 and March 1906. Washington discusses his recent visit to and lecture at Haverford College and a donation by the Haverford Civics Club to the Tuskegee Institute.

Dates: 1905 December 16 - 1906 March 16

William H.S. Wood diary

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-008
Abstract

William H.S. Wood's diary records the first five months of his time as a student of Haverford College. It contains information pertaining to his extracurricular activities, the weather, personal projects, and events around Haverford at the time.

Dates: 1855-1856

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Haverford (Pa.) 5
diaries 3
letters (correspondence) 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
Academic rites and ceremonies 1