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Daniel H. Weiss presidential papers

Identifier: HCB-001-020

Scope and Contents

The Daniel H. Weiss president papers include congratulatory correspondence and certificates from his inauguration as Haverford’s president.


  • Creation: 2013


Access Restrictions

Records of the Office of the President are closed for a period of 25 years from the date of the creation of the record.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Daniel H. Weiss served as Haverford’s 14th president from 2013 to 2015. His time in office saw the beginning of the Plan for Haverford 2020 and a substantial fundraising campaign.

Weiss received his bachelor's from George Washington University, and holds Ph.D. in art history from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from the Yale School of Management. Weiss became a member of the art history department at Johns Hopkins after receiving his Ph.D., later becoming chair of the department and then dean of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. From 2005 to 2013, he served as President of Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania. Weiss left Haverford to become President and Chief Executive Officer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.


.16 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials



Papers from the presidency of Daniel H. Weiss, 2013-2015.


Materials are arranged by date.

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Horowitz; completed August, 2018.

Daniel H. Weiss presidential papers
Sarah Horowitz
August, 2018
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