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Edward Page Allinson Papers


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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Edward Page Allinson was born on August 28th, 1887 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He lived in Chester, Pennsylvania during the years 1940-1942. Allinson passed away on February 10th, 1963 at age 76. Brent Dow Allinson was born on February 6th, 1893 in Chicago, Illinois. He was a conscentious objector who was arrested and charged for refusing to register for Selective Service System Draft in 1918. Allinson passed away on March 2nd, 1967 in Mexico. Archibald MacIntosh was born on October 23rd, 1899 in Malone, New York. He was living Haverford, Pennsylvania during 1972. MacIntosh passed away on January 30th, 1980 at age 81.

This collection contains various letters relating to Edward Page Allinson. In Allinson's 1942 letters, he asks individuals their opinions on the average Haverford undergraduate. This collection also contains an excerpt from a 1940 publication titled "With Clean Hands and a Neutral Heart, America!" by Brent Dow Allinson, an individual Edward would connect with via letters due to their shared surname.

One Folder.

Unknown Acquisition

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)

Collection Inventory

Edward Page Allinson Papers.
Box 63

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