John F. Rich Photographs
Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041
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Overview and metadata sections
John Frederick Rich was born on June 1st, 1902 in London, England. He immigrated to the United States and arrived in New York in 1915. He graduated from Westtown School in 1920. In 1924, Rich graduated from Haverford College with a B.A.. In 1946, he founded the John F. Rich Company in Philadelphia, a consulting service in fundraising and public relations. In 1956, he founded the John F. Rich Company in London, which offered the same services as the company in Philadelphia. Rich passed away on April 24th, 1973 at age 70. Louis Fabian Bachrach was born on July 16th, 1881 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was a photographer who owned Bachrach studios, a commercial photography business founded by his father David Bachrach in 1868. His son, Louis Fabian Bachrach Jr. would later inherit the family business. Bachrach passed away in July 1963 at age 82.
This collection contains two photographs of John Frederick Rich. The first photograph is of his graduation from Westtown School in 1920. The second photograph was taken by Fabian Bachrach in a later, unspecified date.
Gift of Edward P. Rich, May 2019.
Processed by Erick Iraheta, completed March 2023.
- Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Erick Iraheta
- Finding Aid Date
- March, 2023
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)