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Francis R. Taylor course papers


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

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Francis Richards Taylor was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on December 31, 1884. He entered Haverford College in 1902 and graduated in 1906, going on to reside in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, and work as an attorney in Philadelphia. He was married to Elizabeth Bell Richie in Moorestown, New Jersey, on May 30, 1911. He and Elizabeth had four children together: Esther (b. 1913), Hubert (b. 1916), Marian (b. 1918), and Margery (b. 1920).

The Francis R. Taylor course papers contain class notes taken by Francis between the years of 1903 and 1906. The majority of notes are from courses on philosophy and theology, while the remainder pertain to economics, English, and biology.

The Francis R. Taylor course papers are divided among three folders, with the first two folders containing notes on the subjects of theology and philosophy, taken between 1903 and 1906. The final folder contains notes on economics, biologly and English between 1904 and 1906.

Processed by Phillip Norman; completed December, 2018.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Phillip Norman
Finding Aid Date
November, 2018
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Philosophy & Theology (1903-1905).
Box: 1
Philosophy & Theology (1905-1906).
Box: 1
Biology, Economics, English (1904-1906).
Box: 1

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