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Arthur Haines sketchbook

Identifier: HCS-003-128

Scope and Contents

This collection contains Arthur Haines's sketchbook and acquisition information about the sketchbook and other Arthur Haines materials. The sketchbook contains pen and ink drawings all created by Haines. Most sketches are portraits or cartoons. Only one sketch is in color.


  • Creation: ca. 1899


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Biographical Note

Arthur Haines entered Haverford in 1895 and left at the end of his junior year. During his time at Haverford, Haines was class vice president, captain of the 1897 football team, a member of the cricket team, and a member of the English tour of 1896. After graduating, he worked in advertising and finance. He was a member of the Germantown Cricket Club and treasurer and trustee of the Society for Ethical Culture.


0.3 linear ft. (1 volume)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of a sketchbook created by Arthur Haines, ex-Class of 1899 at Haverford College.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ellen Elizabeth Reeves (Mrs. Arthur Haines)

Processing Information

Processed by Maia Schwallie and Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger, completed June 2023.

Genre / Form

Arthur Haines sketchbook
Maia Schwallie and Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger
June, 2023
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