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Magill, Edward H. (Edward Hicks), 1825-1907


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Edward H. Magill Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG6-D02

This collection contains the official and personal correspondences, genealogical material on the Magill family, and related manuscripts of Edward Hicks Magill, second president of Swarthmore College (1871-1889).

Dates: 1867-1907

Magill, Edward Hicks (1825-1907). Diaries, 1903, 1904

Identifier: MSS 003/093
Scope and Contents

2 AMsS Record the early days of his second marriage to Sarah Elizabeth (Sutton) Gardner

Dates: 1903, 1904

Magill Family Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-096
Overview Edward H. (Edward Hicks) Magill (1825-1907) was a prominent Quaker teacher and was President of Swarthmore College from 1872-1889. He was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, the son of Jonathan P. and Mary Magill of Solebury Monthly Meeting of Friends. In 1852 he married Sarah Warner Beans, and they had six daughters. Their daughter, Beatrice, married J. Campbell Robinson in 1904 at Ithaca, New York. The collection includes correspondence of Jonathan Magill, 1846-58, correspondence between...
Dates: 1846-1909

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