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Class of 1885 records


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

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

20 people graduated with the Haverford College class of 1885, and an additional ten were a part of the class at some point but did not graduate with them.

This collection contains a cremation songbook, junior orations, and a fiftieth reunion program from the Haverford College Class of 1885.

This collection is arranged in two volumes and one folder.

The volumes in the Class of 1885 records were donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1957 by Elliston P. Morris. The source of the fiftieth reunion program is unknown.

Processed by Madison Arnold-Scerbo; completed June, 2018. Additional processing by Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger, June 2023.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Madison Arnold-Scerbo
Finding Aid Date
June, 2018
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Class of 1885 cremation songbook, 1885.
Volume 1
Scope and Contents

A volume filled with handwritten songs.

Class of 1885 junior orations, 1884.
Volume 2
Scope and Contents

A collection of typed essays for the Order of Exercises of the Junior Class held from Fourth Month 12th to 18th in 1884.

Class of 1885 fiftieth anniversary program, 1935 April 19.
Box 1

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