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Class of 1882 records


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

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Thirteen people graduated with the Haverford College Class of 1882, and an additional seven people were a part of the class at one point but did not graduate with them.

George Aaron Barton was a member of the Class of 1882. While he was at Haverford, he was editor of

The Haverfordian, the president of the Everett Society and the Y.M.C.A., and the class valedictorian. After receiving a master of arts degree from Haverford, he received a master of arts and a PhD. from Harvard University. He later became a professor of Biblical Literature at Bryn Mawr College.

Collection of biographical accounts of members of the Class of 1882 compiled by class member George A. Barton in 1933.

Materials arranged chronologically.

Gift of George A. Barton, Haverford College Class of 1882, October 1933.

Processed by Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger, completed June 2023.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger
Finding Aid Date
June, 2023
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Collection Inventory

Class of 1882 records, 1933.
Box 1

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