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Academic rites and ceremonies

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Annals of Haverford

Identifier: HCS-003-056

This collection contains two copies of the Annals of Haverford, one being the original manuscript version and the other a typed copy. The Annals was a contemporary account of the history of Haverford College, from its opening in 1833 through its first four years.

Dates: 1833-1837

Class of 1885 records

Identifier: HCQ-002-1885

This collection contains a cremation songbook, junior orations, and a fiftieth reunion program from the Haverford College Class of 1885.

Dates: 1884-1935

Cremation Ceremony collection

Identifier: HCQ-000-005

This collection primarily contains programs and invitations for various Haverford College class years' cremation ceremonies.

Dates: 1870 May 17 - 1886 June 18

Haverford College Anniversaries records

Identifier: HCI-002

This collection is comprised of materials related to anniversaries of Haverford College's founding in 1833, dating from the College's Semi-Centennial (1883) to its Sesquicentennial (1983).

Dates: 1883-1983

Haverford College Commencement records

Identifier: HCI-001

This collection is comprised of materials related to Haverford College commencements, including programs, invitations, addresses, Senior Class day materials, and general information.

Dates: 1860-2022

Haverford College Photograph collection

Identifier: HCT-001

Haverford College Photographs contains images of persons, events, and activities associated with Haverford College.

Dates: 1858-Present

Haverford College Special Events records

Identifier: HCI-003

Materials pertaining to various Haverford College events, including inaugurations, addresses, and dedications.

Dates: 1835-2017

Elliston Perot Morris Jr. scrapbook

Identifier: HCS-003-001

The scrapbook covers Morris’s time at Haverford College from 1917 through 1922, with a few documents from 1923. A significant portion of the scrapbook contains photographs of the campus, professors and administrators, athletics teams and events (including the football, soccer, and track), and several photographs of fellow students.

Dates: 1917-1924

Luther W. Spoehr papers

Identifier: HCS-003-083

This collection consists of materials created and collected by Luther W. Spoehr, Haverford Class of 1969. Many of the materials pertain to committees on which Spoehr served, but the collection also contains materials related to Class Night 1969, Haverford College publications, and an article on the May 1970 Haverford College trip to Washington, D.C. The collection also includes Spoehr's lecture notes from two history courses and two English courses.

Dates: 1964-1970