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
William Cooper Wood was born to Isaac H. Wood and Elizabeth H. Cooper in Haddonfield, New Jersey, in 1835. Wood entered Haverford's Introductory Department in 1851 and left in 1853, after two years. After leaving Haverford, Wood became a farmer. In 1864, he married Rebecca Wills and together the couple had six children. Wood would later marry again on October 3, 1894, to Laura Cooper an have another child. Wood died on March 26, 1918, in Mooretown, New Jersey.
The William Cooper Wood autograph album features the names and addresses of several students who attended Haverford College during the Winter Session of 1851-1852. Signing students provide their name in addition to their specific home address and/or hometown/county.
This collection was arranged by the creator.
The William Cooper Wood autograph album was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in February, 1932 by Henrietta Cooper Wood.
Processed by Phillip Norman; completed September, 2018.
- Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Phillip Norman
- Finding Aid Date
- September, 2018
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).