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Autographs -- Collections

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Autograph Collection correspondence, 1840 - 1899, 1900 - 1939

 File — Box 3, Folder: 27
Scope and Contents The second folder in the MAU autograph collection includes letters, some of which appear to be professional correspondence between Thomas Henry Atherton (Updegraff's father) and instutitions including the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute and the Bible Institute for Home and Foreign Missions, of the Chicago Evangelization Society. Names incldued are: John Gibson Paton (1824 – 1907); Cyrus Long Pershing (1825-1903); Francis L. Patton (1843-1932); James McCosh (1811-1894); Julian...
Dates: 1840 - 1899; 1900 - 1939

Autograph Collection correspondence, 1860 - 1899, 1900 - 1910

 File — Box 3, Folder: 28
Scope and Contents Part 2 of the correspondence included in the MAU autograph collection. Many of the letters are addressed to Thomas Henry Atherton, some are addressed to Louise Atherton Dickey (Updegraff's oldest sister, BMC class of 1903) or Updegraff's uncle, Dr. Charles Parke. Included names are: George Kennan (writing a letter to Benjamin E. Smith, 1889); Arthur T. Hadley (1856-1930); George de Forest Brush (1855-1941); Lillian Blauvelt (1873–1947); Luigi Vannuccini (1828-1911); Francis L. Patton...
Dates: 1860 - 1899; 1900 - 1910

Autograph Collection non-correspondence, 1685, 1709, 1850 - 1899, 1900 - 1910

 File — Box 3, Folder: 26
Scope and Contents

This is the frist file in the MAU autograph collection and includes signed name cards and letterhead.

Dates: 1685; 1709; 1850 - 1899; 1900 - 1910

Collection of Signatures

Identifier: HC.MC-950-213

This collection contains various signatures.

Dates: Undated.

Jonathan and Kimball Flaccus collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1287

Autographed letters and photographs, mostly literary, collected over two generations.

Dates: 1840 - 1995

Margaret R. Gest signature book

Identifier: HC.MC-801-05-001

Autograph/signature album signed by guests at the 1966 exhibit held at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia in honor of Margaret Gest.

Dates: 1966

Charles Roberts scrapbooks

Identifier: HC.MC-801-04-002

This collection contains four scrapbooks compiled by Charles Roberts, one from 1859 and others which are undated.

Dates: 1859 and undated

Allen C. Thomas autograph album and letterbooks

Identifier: HCS-001-008

The collection consists of a book called "Autographs" of Allen C. Thomas, which serves as an album of autographs he presumably collected during his early life, and two letterbooks pertaining to Thomas's time at Haverford College as a professor and librarian.

Dates: 1861-1891

William Pyle Philips collection

Identifier: HC.MC-814

Primarily the personal papers of William Pyle Philips (1882-1950), as well as a collection of 12 letters of United States presidents.

Dates: 1795 - 1921; Majority of material found within 1895 - 1915