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Date Range
1891 - 1911
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 90
Date Range
1891 - 1911
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 90
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Various pictures of individual cadets from the late 19th and early 20th century. Includes many Carte de Visites.
Lieut M.J. Harmon 1st Lt. 1st Art[?] U.S.A. W.S.[?] Detail PMA. 91, 92, 93
Sam Mendel; in athletic uniform, full body shot, wears turtleneck sweater with “P” emblazoned on front and padded, quilted pants
Caption reads: “To Frank Hatton, one of P.M.C.’s best athletes from his friend and school-mate. [Charles] Char. J. Thomas.”
Portrait from chest up, not in uniform, no text
Cadet in uniform, probably dating from between 1892-1903, portrait from the waist up, no text
William R. Burbank, Pittsfield, Mass. Class ‘93
Fred’k S. Munger, Herkimer, N.Y. Class ‘93
Franck H. Gray, Wash. D.C. Class 93
Alcides de Moraes, Rio Janeiro, Brazil, Class 93
Charles C. McKallip, Pittsburg, Penna., P.M.C. 1901
Portrait from chest up, no cap, in uniform, no text
Caption reads: “Dr. F. Farwell Long, Surgeon of P.M.C. from 1901-1906 Doctor died Sunday, May 27, 1906. Funeral held May 31, 1906 Escorted by the corps. Universal sorrow in the corps”
“Tunmie” from Paul Vance at P.M.C. 6/16/06 [1906]
“Oh Noble Lieutenants” [circa 1902] Cooke, Moss, Berry, Dederer, Hatfield, Poth, Elsas
Two cadets, portrait from chest up, left cadet wears glasses, [circa 1902], no text
2 duplicate pictures, one with text, one without, text reads: Edwin Lyon, Sewickley, Penna. [location] [circa 1900]
Edward P. Busteed, 80 West 72 St New York, May 24th 1891
Wm. R. Van Dusen, Phila, Pa. Class ‘94
Fred’k B. Simpson, New York, N.Y. 1st Sgt Co. C. Class ‘91
C.M. Lawyer, 733 N. Ave, Baltimore Md.
Montagne J. Burrell, Little Falls, New York
Knee length portrait, in uniform, no cap, no text
Portrait from chest up, in uniform, no cap, no text
Caption reads: “To Romano[?]. From his best-mate-class-mate and brother in .T.B. Success to Romano[?] and may we meet again in the near future. Tommy”
Caption reads: “Oh you Rummy! You’re a rowdy but a pretty good fellow. Don’t do anything at Atlantic City I wouldn’t do. Here’s to good old 1911. Yours in TB ‘Tim’”
Caption reads: “To my has been partner at tennis. Joe”
Caption reads: To “‘Rummy’ with best wishes for your future success. Your true brother in .T.B. Mey[?]”
Caption reads: “To Rummy [non?][Frank?] you may be handsome but I fear when you look at the above portrait you will realize there is one you can’t compete with Your old college chum Larry”
Caption reads: "To “My Wife” [sic] sice I divorced my old one. May he be a success in life and a credit to her husband, Who will always remember her and cherish and obey her. (In a P.H.H.) “Henpecks” Your loving husband Clarence G. [H?]olgate”
Truly yours Russell A. Mitchell FS
Yours in “Alg” L.C. Holston
Willard A. Holbrook, Captain 5th Cav.
Caption reads: “To “Rummey” the man behind the candy counter. Give me a piece of candy Rummey. May you always be successful. From friend and classmate across the corridor [illegible signature]
Caption reads: “To “Frank” with best success in all his “ventures.” A friend and classmate in 1911. Ray D.Wells.”
Caption reads: “To “Rummy” the best looking man in the school—maybe! an athlete and soldier. Here is success to you. “Mac” ”
Knee length portrait, in uniform, no cap, barely legible text
Caption reads: “To [illegible] – a rare combination John D. Moore”
Picture of a woman, from the elbows up, in civilian clothes, text reads “Crete Sipple phone 579520”
“Your classmate” Hugo W. Schoellkopf Dallas, TX 1900
Caption reads: “R.C. Durant. From a pair that is a pair. J.E. Gilman”
Elsas ‘02
“I think this is a 1901 man but I have forgotten his name” (written on back)
To my friend “Tommir[?]” George A. Lowry Several photographs of Charles B. Price, class of 1902, including several in his later years. Unidentified cadet Photo of Cadet Boswell Scans of individual cadets from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Student Life
Less detail
Date Range
1884-1886
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 599
Date Range
1884-1886
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Item
Cadet Scrapbook
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 599
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
This box contains two scrapbooks: Scrapbook of John A. Dyer, with date 1883 on the cover. Second scrapbook of John A. Dyer, 1884 - 1886 Scrapbooks 1 and 2: Author: John A. Dyer, Pennsylvania Military Academy class of 1886 Date Scrapbook 1: 1883 Date Scrapbook 2: 1884-1886 Condition Scrapbook 1: Binding- loose pages Paper- brittle Materials- some loose, some attached Condition Scrapbook 2: Binding- pages attached Paper- intact Materials- some loose, some attached Size Scrapbook 1: 6.5 inches x 8.5 inches Size Scrapbook 2: 8.25 inches x 11 inches Number of Pages Scrapbook 1: 46 Number of Pages Scrapbook 2: 64 Contents Scrapbook 1: Front cover- decorative, Pennsylvania Military Academy Inside front cover- photograph of unidentified woman Pg 1- analytic geometry problems, 1901 Pg 2- draft of a locomotive, done by cadet Dyer in Third Class year Pg 3- registry receipt from Chester post office; Trigonometry problems Pg 4- 1888 PMA Closing Exercises program; newspaper cartoon clippings Pg 5- program from “Plain Talks on Interesting Subjects” by the YMCA Pg 6- handwritten note by cadet Layer, December 13, 1883; handwritten note from cadet Oglisbie, December 20, 1883 Pg 7- orders from First Regiment of Infantry, Ohio National Guard, June 27, 1883 Pg 8- PMA envelope Pg 9- newspaper clippings- PMA loses in football to Princeton; list of cadets in prayer meeting, December 2, 1883 Pg 10- draft done by cadet Dyer while in Third Class; Capt. A.L. Gilberts’ Ten Commandments; name card- Lt. Frank Krug, PMA Pg 11- program from “Entertainment at the PMA for the Benefit of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union,” November 16, 1883; torn ticket to a party, November 18, 1883; reserved seat coupon for unknown event, November 26, 1883 Pg 12- ticket to the Fair for the benefit of the hospital fund, November 26, 1883; lectures given by Rev. Henry Ward Beecher, December 4, 1883, and Hon. William I. Marshall, December 14, 1883 Pg 13- program from 1884 commencement season; newspaper clippings- PMA notes, fire in Annapolis; bill (?) from PMA Pg 14- newspaper clippings- stories Pg 15- program from PMA Athletic Association Fourth Annual Meet, May 18, 1883 Pg 16- blank report card from PMA Pg 17- catalogue from PMA library; newspaper clippings- PMA Notes Pg 18- blank leave of absence sheet from PMA Pg 19- clippings- list of all Military Staff and the Committee on the Military Department; required texts in all subjects for each class Pg 20- detail for April 22, April 24, May 21, and May 22, 1883 Pg 21- card (?) with poem, November 30, 1883 Pg 22- newspaper clippings- program from M.B. Leavitt’s Gigantean Minstrels, November 14, 188(?); hospital bazaar in the Armory Pg 23- leave of absence for cadet Dyer, October 20- July 20, signed by Theodore Hyatt; pass for Dyer from 12:00 – 6:30 pm on November 20, 188(?) Pg 24- handwritten passes, October 13 and 14, 1883; coupon for a shave, October 13, 1883; newspaper ad from Chester National Bank Pg 25- note passed in class, November 29, 188(?); rhetoric examination paper, December 20, 188(?) Pg 26- “Woman’s Work for the Woman” magazine, given to cadet Dyer by Mrs. Theodore Hyatt, November 24, 1883 Pg 27- Memoranda for Church Record from the Madison St. Methodist Episcopal church, October 1883; newspaper clippings- burglary at the Chester home of Col. Samuel A. Dyer, president of Chester National Bank Pg 28- extract from regulations of PMA Pg 29- blank Pg 30- Company B Reveille; line assignments at 9am, 2pm, 6pm, 7pm; newspaper clippings- PMA appointments, November 8, 1883 Pg 31- French examination paper; PMA envelope with copy of rhetoric lesson for December 7, 1883 Pg 32- ticket to the First Regiment Infantry, Ohio National Guard Officers Dress Ball, February 22, 1882 Pg 33- blank Pg 34- pass for Frank Krug from Ohio National Guard, July 10, 1883; newspaper clipping- Chester baseball game Pg 35- blank Pg 36- essay on novels written by cadet Dyer Pg 37- blank Pg 38- essay on novels Pg 39- blank Pgs 40-41- writing entitled “Forgive and Forget” Pgs 42- 46- essays written by cadet Dyer Contents Scrapbook 2: Decorative cover Pg 1- compositions, one on the advantages of education, November 9, 1883 Pg 2- PMA Class of ’84 (1884) ribbon; newspaper clippings- Fifth Annual Meet of the Athletic Association of the PMA Pg 3- blank Pg 4-7- blank Pg 8- letter from Cadet #41 to Col. Hyatt, March 16, 188(?); PMA envelope; 1884 commencement season program Pg 9- telegraph sent by Theodore Hyatt about deserting cadets; handwritten notes; hand sketches of cadets; newspaper clipping- ex-cadet Frederick G. Merrick sues PMA for injuries suffered by a cannon explosion in spring of 1883 Pg 10- loose- Mayor Forwood’s address; cartoon- “A Raw Recruit”; cadet Dyer’s report cards, December 22, 1882 and March 23, 1883, with handwritten comments by Theodore Hyatt Pg 11- PMA card; envelope to Mr. J. Dyer; ticket for the Louisiana State Lottery Pg 12- newspaper clippings- riot in South Bend, Indiana; appointments made in cadet corps at PMA, December 27, 1884 Pg 13- 3 envelopes, one to Mr. John G. Dyer Pg 14- invitation to a party held December 26, 1884; detail for December 19, 1885; invitation to the “Colonade” (?) held December 19, 1884 Pg 15- invitation to the Second Annual County Ball held by the Cecil County Agricultural Society, December 30, 1885; letter from member of the Class of 1886 (name illegible) withdrawing from PMA Pg 16- report card, December 13, 1884; newspaper clippings- Chester woman slandered; program from the Class of 1885 Literary Exercises, December 8, 1884 Pg 17- appointments made to the cadet corps, December 24, 1884; report card, December 21, 1885 Pg 18- newspaper clippings- PMA Notes; report of the PMA Mounted Guard on March 16, 1884 Pg 19- invitation to John A. Dyer and sisters Pg 20- blank Pg 21- invitation to entertainment provided by the Class of 1886, March 20, 1885; inspection letters Pg 22- program from Institute Lectures, February 20, 1885; bill from Horstmann Brothers and Co., September 30, 1885; temperance leaflet Pg 23- invitation to the First Annual Reception of the Ridley Park Club, October 12, 1885 Pg 24- invitation to the Hunt Ball at Chestnut Grove House, January 18, 1886; newspaper clipping- orations exercises by the Class of 1886 Pg 25- letter from Swarthmore College class of 1886 to PMA class of 1886 Pg 26- invitation to the wedding of Henrietta Dyer and Mr. Samuel A. Seeds Pgs 27-29- blank Pg 30- invitation to opening day of the Ridley Park Club, May 15, 1886 Pg 31- blank Pg 32- letter (purpose and writer illegible) from Chester National Bank, May 31, 1886; letter from USMA in West Point, class of 1885, respectfully declining invitation made by PMA corps, April 8, 1885 Pg 33-63- blank and stuck together Pg 64- 1886 commencement season program; Class of 1886 Literary Exercises, December 10, 1885; programs from PMA Athletic Association Sixth Annual Meet, May 27, 1885, and PMA Athletic Association Seventh Annual Meet, June 2, 1886; program from PMA Athletic Association Winter Sports, March 10, 1886 Rest of the pages stuck together Loose- newspaper clipping- PMA Notes
Physical Condition
Very Fragile
Subject Access
Student Life - Scrapbooks
Scrapbooks
Less detail
Date Range
1872, 1916
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 610
Date Range
1872, 1916
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Item
Two Cadet Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 610
Format
Bound Volumes
Photographs
Scope and Content
Autograph book, 1872 - 1873; Photograph Album of Edward Backes, cadet, 1916-1920 (Includes pictures of cadets in uniform, Old Main, the Pennsylvania Military College campus, and an encampment.)
Subject Access
Scrapbooks
Student Life - Scrapbooks
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Cadet - Student Memorabilia.

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions1580
Date Range
1898
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Box 225.1
Date Range
1898
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Box 225.1
Format
Papers
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
Book presented to Joseph G. Shryock for winning the Pollock Prize, February 18, 1898. "Ninety-Three" "Bug-Jargal" and "Claude Guex," by Victor Hugo.
Physical Condition
Fragile
Subject Access
Student Life
Campus Life
Arrangement
Chronological
Less detail
Date Range
1897 - 1963
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Office of the President
Series
Student Regulations
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Box 127
Date Range
1897 - 1963
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Office of the President
Series
Student Regulations
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Box 127
Format
Bound Volumes
Papers
Scope and Content
Pennsylvania Military Academy Regulation Book [pocket sized] undated belonging to cadet no. 104, H. D. Downs; Pennsylvania Military College [pocket sized] Regulation Book, Edition 1897, belonging to N.S. Brittany; Regualtions book 1920 belogning to Cadet Harry A. Bauer No. 51 Cadet Regulations 1925 - 1931; Cadet Regulations 1933 - 1935; Cadet Regulations 1930; Pennsylvania Military College Regulation Book 1930; Pennsylvania Military College Regulation Book 1931; Pennsylvania Military College Regulation Book 1935; Pennsylvania Military College Regulation Book 1939; Pennsylvania Military College Regulation Book 1951 belonging to cadet no. 328; Pennsylvania Military College Regulation Book 1953 belonging to cadet no. 226; Cadet Regulations 1953; Do's and Dont's 1954-55; Draft of 1959 Regulation Book;- Cadet Regulations 1961-1962 Changes to Cadet Regulations 1963; 1963 The Military Program at Pennsylvania Military College; Cadet Dress undated; Code of Conduct for Penn Morton Colleges undated; Undated Honor Code of Pennsylvania Military College; Lesson plans 1-10 for Honor Instruction. PMC Cadet Regulations amended letter fom William Cottee dated September 26, 1950
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Governance - Administrative - Pennsylvania Military Academy
Governance - Administrative - Pennsylvania Military College
Governance - Administrative - PMC Colleges
Student Regulations - Cadets
Student Life
Student Discipline (see also Student Regulations)
Student Regulations - Penn Morton College
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William Cosgrove Scrapbook &. Unidentified Cadet Scrapbook.

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions1225
Date Range
1875 - 1877
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 600
  1 website  
Date Range
1875 - 1877
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Item
Cadet Scrapbook
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 600
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
Scrapbook of Cadet W. L. Cosgrove, 1875 - 1877. William Cosgrove graduated from Pennsylvania Military Academy in 1877 with a Civil Engineering degree. During his career as an Engineer, Cosgrove worked for the Georgia Railway and Power Company, and was President of the Atlanta Gas Light Company. Cosgrove created this scrapbook as a cadet at PMA. The scrapbook includes personal memorabilia, correspondence, and newspaper clippings from his time at PMA. Click on the link below to view this scrapbook. Box 600 also includes another scrapbook from 1877 created by an unidentified cadet.
Physical Condition
Very Fragile
Subject Access
Student Life - Scrapbooks
Scrapbooks
URL Notes
a variety of historical scrapbooks, including the one by William Cosgrove. After viewing the scrapbook, you will need to click on your web browser's "Back" button numerous times to return to this screen.
Websites
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"Cadet Scrapbook entitled. ""P.M.A. Curiosityes"". C.C. McLain, 1876. "

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions2229
Date Range
1876
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 37 PMC Museum
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Date Range
1876
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Item
Cadet Scrapbook
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 37 PMC Museum
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
Scrapbook of C.C. McLain entitled "P.M.A. Curiosityes" dated 1876. This scrapbook has been given preservation treatment by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts. It was donated to the PMC Museum by Theodore Locke. JPEG Images of the pages were also created by the Conservation Center.
Physical Condition
Very Fragile
Subject Access
Student Life - Scrapbooks
Scrapbooks
URL Notes
a variety of historical scrapbooks, including the one by Clarence C. McLain. After viewing the scrapbook, you will need to click on your web browser's "Back" button numerous times to return to this screen.
Websites
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Oversized Materials. Diplomas and Certificates.

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3564
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Widener University
Widener College
Location
Box 41 Oversize
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Widener University
Widener College
Location
Box 41 Oversize
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
Joseph G. Shryock. Professional Engineering Certificate. 1923. Joseph Grundy Shryock. Eastburn Academy. 7 June, 1897. Joseph Grundy Shryock. PMC Civil Engineer. 20 June, 1900. Stuart H. Raub. Pennsylvania Military Preparatory School. 22 February, 1927. Stuart H. Raub. PMC, Lieutenant. June 18, 1930. Joseph Grundy Shryock. Society of Civil Engineering Diploma. 16 April, 1923. Joseph G. Shryock. PMC Lieutenant. 20 June 1900. Joseph G. Shryock. The Franklin Institute Certificate of Merit. 16 May, 1934. Lewis A. Kapelski. Navigation Commission. 28 April, 1949. Joseph G. Shryock. Life Member, Civil Engineering Society. 1 January, 1941. Lewis A. Kapelski. Navigation Commission. 1 December, 1938. Laurence P. Sharples. In Memoriam. 1891 – 1976. Robert N. Chinquina. Letter of commemoration from Hal C. Pattison, Brigadier General. 29 June 1970. Frank Hume McCrarken. In Memoriam from Franklin Roosevelt. Clarence Moll. Certificate of Appreciation. 8 June, 1981. PM Prep Rifle Club Association. 14 November, 1947. Portrait – Larry Armitage. Richard Haines Hineline. PM Prep School. 19 February 1943. Eagle Society. PMC Alumni Association. 16 November 1970. Class of 1976. Birth Record. 29 May 1976. Clarence R. Moll. Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Guard. 21 November 1967. PMC Special Order #9. Kapelski Honor Guard. 14 October 1971. PMC Alumni. Crozer Chapter Charter. 8 March 1971. Leo Adam Orlovsky. PMC Business Administration. 1 June 1959. Joseph Grundy Shryock. Honorary Doctor, Engineering. May 19, 1942. William Thomas Burton, Jr. PMC Business Administration. June 9, 1931. J. G. Shryock, Diving Witness (Davy Jones), 30 October, 1946. Honorary Doctorate certificate given in 1980 to Joseph Boettner by Widener University.
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Archives
Subject Access
Student Life
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Albert F. Huntt Scrapbook.

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions1226
Date Range
1883 - 1891
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 601
  2 websites  
Date Range
1883 - 1891
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Item
Cadet Scrapbook
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 601
Format
Bound Volumes
Scope and Content
Scrapbook of Cadet Albert Huntt. After graduating from Pennsylvania Military Academy in 1891 with a Civil Engineering degree, Albert Huntt continued his studies at the school for one more year, receiving a Bachelor in Architecture degree in 1892. After leaving PMA, he went on to become a well-known architect in Richmond, Virginia. Click on the link below to enter the Albert F. Huntt Scrapbook and view images that illustrate his life at PMA in the late 1880s and early 1890s.
Physical Condition
Very Fragile
Subject Access
Student Life - Scrapbooks
Scrapbooks
URL Notes
a variety of historical scrapbooks, including the one by Albert F. Huntt. After viewing the scrapbook, you will need to click on your web browser's "Back" button numerous times to return to this screen.
Websites
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Edwin Howell Photograph Album

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3282
Date Range
1888
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 995
Date Range
1888
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Series
Scrapbooks
Item
One Cadet Scrapbook
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 995
Format
Bound Volumes
Photographs
Scope and Content
Edwin Howell photo album created in 1888, includes photos of Theodore Hyatt, faculty and students.
History / Biographical
Edwin Howell became president of Pennsylvania Military College.
Custodial History
Photograph album created by Edwin Howell in 1888.
Notes
These photographs have been digitized and can be found in the Wolfgram Cloud under "Edwin Howell Photo Album 1880s."
Subject Access
Scrapbooks
Student Life - Scrapbooks
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