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John M. Zook autograph book and Latin exercise book


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

John M. Zook entered Haverford in 1860 and left in 1862 at the end of his sophomore year. In 1873, he married Susan J. Davis. He resided in Philadelphia.

This collection contains John M. Zook's autograph book and one of his Latin exercise books from his time at Haverford College. The Latin exercise book is from 1860 and includes many handwritten Latin sentences. The autograph book includes the names and addresses of various people. The autographs are separated into sections: Faculty, Seniors, Juniors, Sophomores, Freshmen, and Academicals.

These volumes were transferred from Temple University Libraries Special Collections Research Center by Margery Sly, September 2021.

Processed by Maia Schwallie and Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger, completed June 2023.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Maia Schwallie and Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger
Finding Aid Date
June, 2023
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Autograph book, 1860-1862.
Volume 1
Latin exercise book, ca. 1860-1861.
Volume 2

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