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Annals of Haverford

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-056
Overview

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

Wilmer A. Cooper manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-025
Overview

The manuscripts of Wilmer A. Cooper include his master's thesis for Haverford College and a paper he wrote while at Yale University Divinity School.

Dates: 1948-1950

Rick DeJesús-Rueff, Documents pertaining to the history of Puerto Rican students at Haverford College

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-079
Overview

These documents created and collected by Rick DeJesús-Rueff pertain to the history of Puerto Rican Students at Haverford (PRSH), the José Padín Puerto Rican Scholarship, and Haverford College's support of Puerto Rican students in the 1970s.

Dates: 1970-2009

J.P. Elkinton autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-116
Overview

J. P. Elkinton’s autobiography describes his childhood and family, his attendance at Haverford College, from which he graduated in 1908. He also describes his experiences with the Society of Friends, particularly his travels on religious visits, and his adult life with his wife, Mary Bucknell, and their children. In addition to stories from various periods of his life, he provides biographical sketches of his family members.

Dates: 1966

"Foundations of English Literature"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-135
Overview

"Foundations of English Literature," written by F.B. Gummere, a professor of English at Haverford, discusses the history of the English language, and the history of various genres of English literature.

Dates: Undated.

"Growing up in College: Liberal Education and Maturity"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-043
Overview

Douglas Heath's "Growing up in College: Liberal Education and Maturity" expands upon Heath's work, "Explorations of Maturity," and studies a small group of young men at a single college using the "theory of maturity." The book aims to assist educators to clarify the goals of liberal education, and to explore what types of environmental determinants affect healthy development in young adults.

Dates: 1968

Theodore Brinton Hetzel papers and graphics

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1168
Abstract

Theodore Hetzel (1906-1990) was a Quaker professor of engineering at Haverford College in Haverford, Pennsylvania, whose interests led him to involvement with Native American and Quaker issues. An avid photographer, the materials in this collection are primarily photographic, as well as correspondence and documents.

Dates: 1866-1987; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1987

"The Trail of Life in the Middle Years"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-054
Overview The manuscript of Rufus M. Jones, entitled "The Trail of Life in the Middle Years," is the third volume in an autobiographical series, of which the two preceding volumes are: "Finding the Trail of Life" and "The Trail of Life in College." The narrative begins in the year 1893, when Jones became the editor of "The Friends Review" and began teaching philosophy at Haverford College. In it, he discusses the state of the Society of Friends at the time, and discusses his personal reconciliation of...
Dates: 1934

Rufus M. Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1130
Abstract Rufus Matthew Jones was born on January 25, 1863 in South China, Maine. His parents were Edwin and Mary Gifford Hoxie Jones. Their family had been Quakers, and he was brought up in a spartan and religious household. By his own estimate, Rufus M. Jones was deeply influenced as a child by his Aunt Peace Jones for her life of Quaker homily and, as a young man, the spirituality and philosophical powers of oratory and discourse of his other aunt and uncle, the ministers Eli and Sybil Jones. He...
Dates: 1860 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1997

Stephen Meader manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-126
Overview

The collection includes three unpublished stories: "The Fight for the Marsh," "The Freedom Trail," and "The Hawley House Mystery."

Dates: 1972, undated

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Associated Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Barbour, Hugh 1
Bedford Farmers' Club (Bedford (Westchester County, N.Y.)) 1
Borton, Hugh 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Cooper, Wilmer A. (Wilmer Albert) 1
DeJesús-Rueff, Rick 1
Deer, Ada Elizabeth 1
Elkinton, J.P. 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Fox, George 1
Gibbons, Hannah, d. 1868 1
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 1
Gummere, Francis Barton 1
Harvard University 1
Haverford College. Puerto Rican Students at Haverford 1
Heath, Douglas 1
Hetzel, Theodore Brinton, 1906-1990 1
Janschka, Fritz 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Meader, Stephen W. (Stephen Warren) 1
Morgan, Arthur E. (Arthur Ernest), 1878-1975 1
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Padin, Jose 1
Palmer, Vail T. 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Indian Committee 1
Potts, Ethel Rhoads, 1870-1962 1
Rhoads family 1
Rhoads, Anne Gibbons, 1809-1890 1
Rhoads, Edward, 1841-1871 1
Rhoads, Edward, 1873-1903 1
Rhoads, Jane Gibbons, 1870-1897 1
Rhoads, Jane Gibbons, d. 1860 1
Rhoads, Lydia Wistar, b. 1868 1
Rhoads, Samuel, 1806-1868 1
Rhoads, Samuel, b. 1878 1
Rhoads, Sarah Wistar, 1839-1920 1
Rhoads, William Gibbons, Jr., 1838-1880 1
Rhoads, William Gibbons, b. 1876 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Society of Friends 1
Stewardson, Thomas, 1829-1902 1
Taylor, Walter 1
Walton, Joseph, 1817-1898 1
Westchester County Bible Society (Westchester County, N.Y.) 1
White, Gilbert F. 1
Wills, William M., 1882-1959 1
Wing, Asa S. (Asa Shove), 1850-1931 1
Wing, Sophia Rhoads, 1850-1901 1
Wood, Carolena Morris, 1871-1936 1
Wood, James, 1839-1925 1
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