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Lungren-Raiman Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG7-005

Scope and Contents

The collection contains Lungren genealogical material and a record book recording the move to Swarthmore and published booklets by C. Howard Lungren. Also miscellaneous material including photographs of Revolutionary War reenactments on the grounds of Swarthmore College.

Dates

  • 1880-1926

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

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Biographical / Historical

C. Howard Lungren (b. 1855) and Rebecca C. Allen were married in Philadelphia in 1880. They moved to Swarthmore in 1901 and lived at 230 Rutgers Avenue. They had eight children including Emma Dallas Lungren who was in the Class of 1914, Swarthmore College. Their daughter Rebecca married Dr. William A. Raiman in 1879. The Raimans lived at 501 Harvard Avenue, and the house remained in the family until 2001. Two sons served in Company H, Pennsylvania Reserve Militia.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

C. Howard Lungren (b. 1855) and Rebecca C. Allen were married in Philadelphia in 1880. They moved to Swarthmore in 1901 and lived at 230 Rutgers Avenue. Their daughter Rebecca married Dr. William A. Raiman in 1879. The Raimans lived at 501 Harvard Avenue, and the house remained in the family until 2001. The collection contains Lungren genealogical material and a record book recording the move to Swarthmore and published booklets by C. Howard Lungren. Also miscellaneous material including photographs of Revolutionary War reenactments on the grounds of Swarthmore College.

Arrangement

The collection is contained in 1 box.

Physical Location

For current information on the location of materials, please consult the Library's online catalog

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Will Raiman

Date: 11/2/2001

Separated Materials

The following materials, originally part of the collection, have been removed and recatalogued:
  1. Photo of Methodist Church, FHL Swarthmore Borough Pictures, PA 64
  2. 1924 Directory to SHS Reference Collection

Processing Information

The collection was received unsorted. It was processed and described in 2002. The 1924 Directory was transferred to Swarthmore Historical Society Reference files and the early photograph of the Methodist Church transferred to Swarthmore Borough Pictures

Provenance: The collection was given by the grandson of Dr. William Raiman when the family home was sold..
Title
Lungren-Raiman Family Papers, 1880-1926
Author
FHL staff
Date
2013
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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