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Horace Alexander Beale, Jr. photographs


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.

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Horace Alexander Beale, Jr. entered Haverford College in 1890 and left in 1892, at the end of his sophomore year. While at Haverford, Beale was involved in at least two theater productions. After graduating, he worked as a chemist and was later president of the Parkesburg Iron Company in Pennsylvania. He was also involved in many organizations and clubs, such as Engineers' Club, Art Club, Racquet Club, and the Merion Cricket Club. He was born in 1870 and died in 1927.

This collection contains two photographs of Horace Alexander Beale, Jr. in Haverford College productions, "Bamboozling" and "Darlot." The collection also includes a letter explaining the photographs from Beale's grandson, Horace Binney Beale.

Gift of Horace Binney Beale, 2017.

Processed by Maia Schwallie, completed April 2023.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Maia Schwallie
Finding Aid Date
April, 2023
Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Horace Alexander Beale, Jr. photographs, ca. 1890.
Box 1

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