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HC.Archives/HCS/HCS.003. Alumni Papers

 Record Group Term
Identifier: HC.Archives/HCS/HCS.003

Found in 103 Collections and/or Records:

George Howland Chase letter and associated materials

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-094
Overview

The collection contains a letter written by George Howland Chase to his parents while he was at Haverford College.

Dates: 1849 - 1857

Arthur H. Cleveland Jr. scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-025
Overview

Materials document Cleveland's activities while at Haverford and, to a lesser extent, the Moses Brown School.

Dates: 1914-1918

Henry T. Coates autograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-052
Overview

This collection contains an autograph album with autographs of members of the Haverford College class of 1862 along with a small portrait of them, their address, and the date that their information was recorded. The cover page for the volume reads "The Days of Auld Lang Syne at [Illustration of Founders Hall, Haverford College] Henry T. Coates."

Dates: 1861-1862

William M. Coates autograph album and diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-014
Overview William Coates’s diaries detail his time at Haverford College and following his graduation. He writes about the weather, academic studies, weekly collections, the Everett Society, exercise, his letter correspondence, and trips with his friends and family. He begins writing about the Civil War on April 14, 1861, detailing Fort Sumter’s surrender and evacuation, remarking on the “great excitement” and formation of a mob in Philadelphia. He later remarks on Civil War events such as the...
Dates: 1860-1863

Alexis T. Cope senior oration

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-076
Overview

Senior oration of Alexis T. Cope.

Dates: 1868

Thomas Pim Cope Jr. commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-046
Overview

This collection contains one volume, a commonplace book for Thomas Pim Cope Jr. from 1835.

Dates: 1835

James W. Cromwell letter

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-091
Overview

The collection contains a letter written by James W. Cromwell to his father about his time at Haverford and his classes.

Dates: 1856 May 18

Rick DeJesús-Rueff, Documents pertaining to the history of Puerto Rican students at Haverford College

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-079
Overview

These documents created and collected by Rick DeJesús-Rueff pertain to the history of Puerto Rican Students at Haverford (PRSH), the José Padín Puerto Rican Scholarship, and Haverford College's support of Puerto Rican students in the 1970s.

Dates: 1970-2009

Joseph M. Downing photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-042
Overview

This album contains 22 photographs, including the Haverford College class of 1865, portraits of infants and women (unidentified), an image of Haverford College, a group of men carrying guns, and a painting with farm animals in it.

Dates: 1865

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