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Class of 1889 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

25 people graduated with the class of 1889, and 16 additional people were a part of the class at one point but did not graduate with the class.

This collection contains two volumes consisting of a class book and photograph album from the Class of 1889. It also includes a copy of the class song, a menu from a 1894 alumni dinner, two copies of 1919 booklet with class member updates, and the class's fiftieth reunion booklet from 1939.

This collection is arranged in two volumes and one folder.


Processed by Madison Arnold-Scerbo, completed June, 2018.

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 Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Collection Inventory

Class of 1889 class book, 1885.
Volume 1
Scope and Contents

Constitution, by-laws, and minutes. Also contains portraits of members of the class in envelopes and placed within the volume. Much of their minutes have to do with appointing students to chair positions or committees and planning events and gatherings for their class.

Class of 1889 photograph album, 1889.
Volume 2
Scope and Contents

A volume with 23 portraits of members of the class of 1889.

Class of 1889 alumni materials, 1894-1939.
Box 1

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