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Edward Morrill Pope collection


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

Edward Morrill Pope was born in Cleveland, Ohio to a Quaker family. He entered the Haverford College sophomore class in 1885 and died on December 19, 1886 during his junior year because of blood poisoning caused by a rusty nail.

The collection contains a copy of "Knack and Knowledge", an essay by Edward Morrill Pope. It also contains materials pertaining to his death, including a classmate's recollection of him from 1935 and a written account of his death.

The materials are arranged chronologically.

Processed by Alexa Horkava, completed November 2021


Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Alexa Horkava
Finding Aid Date
November, 2021
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Edward Morrill Pope collection, 1886-1935.
Box 1

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