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Updegraff, David Benjamin


Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

David B. Updegraff Bible

Identifier: HC.MC-975-10-008
Scope and Contents

This collection contains David Benjamin Updegraff's heavily annotated Bible. His notes discuss theology and the content of the Bible. It also includes placed or tipped-in materials and notes.

Dates: undated

David Benjamin Updegraff, 1890 - 1953

 Series — Box 1, Folder: 7-9
Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to David Benjamin Updegraff (1878-1953), husband of Melanie Atherton Updegraff. Series includes mission documents and obituaries, as well as letters written by David Updegraff. Also included are letters written to Melanie Updegraff offering condolences after the death of her husband in 1953.

Dates: 1890 - 1953

David Benjamin Updegraff Photos, 1871 - 1953, 1835

 File — Box 4, Folder: 35
Scope and Contents

Mostly pictures of David Updegraff throughout his life. Also includes a few images of the Athertons.

Dates: 1871 - 1953; 1835

Letters about David Benjamin Updegraff, 1953

 File — Box 1, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

This folder contains letters written to Melanie Updegraff offering her condolences after the death of her husband in 1953.

Dates: 1953

Melanie Atherton Updegraff Collection

Identifier: BMC-M145
Overview Melanie Atherton Updegraff (1886-1973) was a 1908 graduate of Bryn Mawr who went on to do missionary work for the Presbyterian Mission Board alongside her husband, Reverend David Benjamin Updegraff. The two were primarily stationed in Kolhapur and later Nipani, in West India. The collection includes correspondence between Updegraff and her sisters, children, and sister-in-law, among other family members, photographs of the Atherton and Updegraff families, an autograph collection, and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1910s-1980s; 1685-2020
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Melanie Atherton Updegraff Photographs

 Series — Box 4, Folder: 31-37
Scope and Contents

Family photographs from the Athertons and Updegraffs.

Photographs from the Melanie Atherton Updegraff Collection

 File — Box 4, Folder: 37
Scope and Contents

Photos found throughout the collection consolidated here. Includes photos from the Mission at Nipani as well as images taken of the Updegraff children (some from the Kodaikanal School). Also includes Christmas cards to and from the Updegraff family.

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Archival Record 11
Collection 3
India 2
Missionaries -- India 2
Agriculture -- United States 1
Antislavery movements -- United States 1
Baptists 1