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Cadets & Students. Biographical Information.

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Alumni
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 1023
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Alumni
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 1023
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This box contains information about the following students. Zadoc Aydelotte, Delaware Military Academy/PMC, Class of 1859 (?) -Died leading his men through battle during Civil War Samuel Bancroft, Jr, Samuel Alsop School (1854-1856) -Attended Samuel Alsop School -Elected to House of Representatives 1866 -Partner and later president of Joseph Bancroft & Sons Cotton Mills -The Bancroft Collection in Delaware Art Museum: Samuel Bancroft’s collection of Pre-Raphaelite art William Poole Bancroft, Samuel Alsop School (1854-1856) -Attended Samuel Alsop School -Partner of Joseph Bancroft & Sons -Established Woodlawn Company -Worked extensively with park systems in Wilmington, Bancroft Parkway Benjamin Berry, Class of 1902 -Earned Distinguished Service Cross in 1918 Orlando Bogart, class of 1872. Potograph of him as a cadet, and obituary from 1932 copy of New York Times. David J. “Chip” Brightbill, Attended PMC 1960-1962 -From the 48th Senatorial District. Member of the Pennsylvania State Senate. William Harry Brown (W. H. Brown), PMC, Class of 1875 -W. H. Brown & Sons of Pittsburgh, largest shippers of coal on Ohio and Mississippi Rivers -W. Harry Brown Home for Boys Est. 1921 -Racing horse stables inherited from Father Samuel Brown Tony Caia, PMC 1950 -Running back for PMC, won All-American Honors and the Maxwell Award -Became an area football coach for Ridley High School, and other teams Albert Carrozza, Class of 1960 -On the PMC wrestling, track, and football teams R. Kelso Carter, Class of 1867 -Began teaching at PMC in 1869 on and off until 1887 -Wrote for the ‘Holiness’ movement in the Methodist church – including gospel hymn “Standing on the Promises” 1886, also became a preacher Juan Chacon, PMC Class of 1932 -Student from Colombia Edmund Cook, PMC Class of 1906? -First PMC casualty of World War I. D’Ignazio, Babe, Class of 1942 -Owner of Towne House Restaurant in Media -Flew off course in a four-engine B-24 Liberator down State Street in 1944 while flying to an airfield in Washington Roy Eaton, Class of 1969 -Wrote book Soldier Boy and also "The Chosen Few" -includes copy of each of these books George W. Ehler, PMC Class of 1885 -Organized Physical Education Recreation and Play Activities in New York, Chicago, and Cleveland -Director of Physical Education and Intercollegiate Athletics, University of Wisconsin, 1910-1916 Gil Fagiani, Class of 1967 -Author, including book of poetry Rooks about his first year at PMC Henry Manning Fish, Class of 1883 -One of the foremost eye specialists in the country -prominent in Sons of Colonial Wars and Sons of American Revolution John Lance Geoghegan, Class of 1963 -The cadet who presented General Eisenhower with a PMC cadet saber and invested him with the title Honorary First Captain -Died in Vietnam during battle of LZ X-Ray in Ia Drang Valley in 1965, awarded bronze star posthumously – this battle is described in the book We Were Soldiers Once...And Young by Harold Moore and Joseph Galloway. The book was turned into the movie “We Were Soldiers Once”, starring Mel Gibson. Ginsburg, Class of 1969 -Founder and president of Contrast Sensitivity, which did vision research Desales Glover, Came to PMC 1945 -Served underage as a gunner on a plane in WWII (enlisted at 14 and was discovered to be underage at 16) Raymond Waite Hardenbergh, Class of 1898 -Served in Spanish-American war and WWI -Eventual owner of Rags the “Dog Hero of WWI” Charles Edgar Hires, Class of 1934 -From Hires family of Hires Root Beer Louis Horner, Class of 1962 -One of first African-Americans to play varsity sports at PMC, 1958-62 Albert Huntt, Class of 1891 -Prominent architect in the South -President of the Virginia State Architectural Society
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Cadets & Students. Biographical Information.

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Alumni
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 1024
Category
Alumni
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 1024
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Papers
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This box contains information about the following students. William Seward Iliff, Sr., Class of 1887 (?) -Co-founder of Iliff School of Theology -Wrote story “A Slip from College (Military) Life” 1883 Brian Kates, Class of 1968 -Author of The Murder of a Shopping Bag Lady -Worked for editorial board of the NY Daily News which received the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing. Jack Klotz, Class of 1956 -In Pennsylvania Sports Hal of Fame for football Noel Koch, Class of 1966 -Served as Special Assistant to the President of the United States, 1971-1974 Charles W. Law, Class of 1925 -Became superintendent of construction of a highway in New York Joseph Lees Maude, Class of 1885 -Vice-President of the class of ‘84 James Rush Lincoln, Delaware Military College, Attended 1859-1862 -Served as chief of staff at battle of Gettysburg -Brigadier general of the Iowa National Guard and commandant of Iowa State College at Ames -Also served in Spanish-American war and WWI John A. Logan, Jr., Attended 1881 (?)- 1883 -Died in the battle of San Jacinto during Philippine- American War, posthumously received Medal of Honor John Winthrop Loveland, PMC, Class of 1887 -Trustee of PMC and President of the Alumni Association -Served in Spanish-American War and World War I -Loveland Hall was named after him. -Director of a regional Security League to improve America’s home defense Percival G. Lowe, PMC, Class of 1883 -Commander of Lowe Scout company, reconnaissance unit, in Philippine-American War -Member of the Abercrombie Expedition to survey Alaska – named a river after himself Wilson G.S. Lowe, PMC, Class of 1883 -Marched in parade with General Grant 1879 -Adjunct of the college immediately after graduating -Improved the Western Military Academy while working as a professor there Charles Franklin Miller -Engineering student. Samuel Minor, Class of 1892 Sylvanus Morley, PMC (Class of 1904) -Famous anthropologist and archeologist -Led an expedition in 1920’s to excavate Chichen Itza and find Mayan hieroglyphics -Wrote a diary detailing his work and studies William Parsons, PMC (Attended in 1890) -Report card. Theof C. Pendarvis (attended PMC in 1957) -Called "Bullet Bob" Pendarvis due to his speed -One of the first African Americans to play varsity sports for PMC, played football Charles F.B. Price, Class of 1902 -PMA’s highest ranking graduate, as a Lieutenant General John Pool (Class of 1919) and Joseph Pool (Class of 1921 -Joseph became a member of the Board of Trustees in 1943 -Donated scrapbook Riddle, Samuel, Class of 1881 -Owner of race horse Man o’ War -Donated land and money upon his death for the creation of Riddle Memorial Hospital Henry Robinett, Delaware Military Academy 1860 -Commanded Union forces in Civil War, distinguished in Battle of Corinth 10/4/1862 -Later court marshaled for speaking disrespectfully to a higher officer -Battery Robinett canon named in his honor
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Alumni
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 1025
Category
Alumni
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 1025
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This box contains information about the following students. Jack Sidebotham III, Attended 1942, Class of 1946 Jim Sinclair, class of 1966. -Autobiographical life story. "Rethinking the Mass, Damper and Spring." Harmon Smith, 1933-38 -Large collection of letters between Dr. Harmon Smith Sr., famous New York City ear and throat doctor and President Hyatt and others associated with Harmon Jr. -Dr. Smith Sr. later killed his wife and himself -Harmon was taken in by famous painter Howard Chandler Christy’s wife -Captured during WWII and held in German POW camp, later escaped to join the French Resistance James Smith, Class of 1932 – PMC -Son-in-law to Gottfried Krueger, brewer in Newark, NJ -Related to the Smith Family that produced Smith cough drops James R. “Jim” Spurrier, JR, Class of 1940, PMC -Native American polo player for PMC and lifetime advocate for, and player and trainer of polo -Fought in WWII in the Pacific theatre, earning a Silver Star, Bronze Star, and the Purple Heart -Helped found the United States Calvary Association -Letter from James Spurrier talking about the legend of PMC Polo Olympics. Brent A. Staples, Class of 1973, Widener College -Member of first class of Project Prepare. Went on to become a New York Times Editorial writer -Author of autobiography, Parallel Time: Growing Up in Black and White (book is sometimes incorrectly referred to as Parallel Times) William “Bill” Stern, Class of 1930 -William Stern Collection -Received honorary degree Doctor of Science, 1950 -Director of sports, National Broadcasting Company, sports announcer -Radio Hall of Fame (1988),American Sportscasters Hall of Fame (1984), National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Hall of Fame (1974) -Broadcasted the first professional baseball game and the first televised sports event George M. Studebaker, PMC, Class of 1885 -From the Studebaker family that made automobiles, wagons, and carts -Part of the National Guard of Indiana and commander of the “Studebaker Tigers” in the Spanish-American War -Marched in parade with General Grant 1879 -Adjunct of the college immediately after graduating -Improved the Western Military Academy while working as a professor there Samuel Minor, Class of 1892 Sylvanus Morley, PMC (Class of 1904) -Famous anthropologist and archeologist -Led an expedition in 1920’s to excavate Chichen Itza and find Mayan hieroglyphics -Wrote a diary detailing his work and studies
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Faculty Biographical Information.

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Biographical Information
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 725
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Faculty
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Biographical Information
Institution
Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 725
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Alan Adlestein; Joseph Arbuckle; Charles Bartholomew; Betty Bisaccia; Susana Bulrich; Michael Clark; Joseph DiAngelo; David Eckard; Annette Girondi; John Grant; Gary Habermann; Christina Harman; Judith Kilpatrick; Kyung Kim; Jean Klein; Thomas Knadig; Elizabeth Leach; Craig Loundas; Steven Martin; Thomas McWilliams; Karen Morin; Patricia Murphy; Homer Nearing (Announcement of Distinguished Professorship); Angus Neaves, including obituary; John Okolowski; Theodore O'Tanya; William Phillips; Eilleen Roche; Janet Rosenberg; Barbara Shimko; Mary Sienty; Ezra Staples; Arlene Wartenberg; Kurt Weist; Philip West; David Wrobel; includes some photographs and clippings.
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Biographical Information
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 769
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Faculty
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Biographical Information
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
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Box 769
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Information about the following staff and faculty members collected by University Relations. The folders are in alphabetical order. Jules Abrams, Lois Allen, David Ambrosio, Steven Adams, Hannah Amgott, David Arnold (including obituary), Harry Augensen, Marguerite Barbiere, Larry Barnett, Elizabeth Bayley, Douglas Bender, Thomas Benedetti, Linda Betz, Geoffrey Biringer, Richard Boekenkamp, Phyllis Bookspan, Daniel Bowers, Virginia Brabender, Jane Brennan, Patricia Bricklin, Ann Britton, Marc Brodkin, Bernard Brogan, Vicki Brown, Lawrence (Larry) Buck, Andrew Bushko, Peter Caputo, Richard Carcanague, Carol Cargill, Caryl Carpenter, Thomas Carnwath, Teresa Cartularo, Francis Catania, Alonzo Cavin (including program from his memorial service), Gregory Cermignano, David Chen, Karen Chrostek, Martin Collo, Lawrence Connell, Eileen Cooper, John Culhane, John Davis.
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Biographical Information
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 770
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Faculty
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Biographical Information
Institution
Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 770
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Information about the following staff and faculty members collected by University Relations. The folders are in alphabetical order. Joseph Edgette, Jean Eggen, Amiram Elwork, Richard Eusden, Lawrence Fehr, Anthony Fejfar, Steven Foxman, Joseph Fuhr, Lois Fuller, Barry Furrow, John Galla, Sandra Gamble, Alan Garfield, John Gedid, Robert Gioggia (including obituary and program from Memorial Service in 2006, Jean Godsall-Myers, Michael Goldberg, Susan Goldberg, Martin Goldstein, Rosalyn Goldstein, Eugene Grimm.
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Biographical Information
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 771
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Faculty
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Biographical Information
Institution
Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
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Box 771
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Papers
Photographs
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Information about the following staff and faculty members collected by University Relations. The folders are in alphabetical order. Nicholas Hadgis, Joseph Hargadon, George Hassel, Robert Hayman, Katherine Healy, Gordon Henderson, Connie Holt, Kathleen Hornberger, Raymond Jefferis, Stephen Kauffman, Mary Kearney, Patrick Kelly, Lynn Kelly, Sheryl Kline, Nathaniel Kornfield, Joann Koskol, Myrolslaw Kyj, Dennis Laker, Kathleen L'Armand, Patricia Lawler, Anastasios Lazarides, Susan Leddy, Randall Lee, Karen Leppel, Ilene Lieberman, Margaret Linn, Robert Lipkin, Palmer Lockard, Michael Lombardo, Frank Lordi, Bryen Lorenz, Janusz Lysko, Stephen Madigoski, Gennaro Maffia (inclsuding photograph), John Mahoney, Michael Mahoney, Roberta Mann, Iqbal Mansur, Michael Markowitz, Paul Marshall, Frank Masterpasqua, Christine McDermott, Mary McManamon, Kenneth McNeil, Deena Medzie, John Meli.
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 772
Category
Faculty
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Biographical Information
Institution
Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 772
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Papers
Photographs
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Information about the following staff and faculty members collected by University Relations. The folders are in alphabetical order. Ronald Mersky, Margaret Miller, Sandra Miller, Laurela Mitnick, John Molyneux, Robert Morris, Robert Myers, Gopalakrishna Nadig, Bob Nevelin, Marion Newbold, Nathaniel Nichols, Noreen Nichols, Charles Nippert, Barbara Norton, Dennis O'Shea, Savas Ozatalay, Surendra Pal, Lawrence Panek, Richard Pappas, Mara Parker, Ciro Pasquariello, Kenneth Pobo, John Poulin, Robert Power, Loren Prescott, Maurice Prout, Douglas Ray, Laura Ray, Thomas Reed, Bernard Reilly, Emily Richardson, Elnora Rigik, Michael Rosko, Mitchell Rothman.
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 773
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Faculty
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Biographical Information
Institution
Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
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Box 773
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Information about the following staff and faculty members collected by University Relations. The folders are in alphabetical order. Alan Rowe, Edward Rozycki, Joseph Rubertone, Barbara Ryan, Germaine Saad, Ahmad Salam, Cynthia Saltzman, William Sawyer, John Serembus, Remesh Shah, Sohail Sheikh, Kenneth Skinner, Maria Slomiana, Michael Smyth, Leonard Sosnov, Richard St. John, Ann Stilson, Andrew Strauss, Mary Strong, Marshall Switf, Ken Tacchino, Jayne Thompson, Elizabeth Thornton, Richard Thurlow, David Tucker, James Tucker, John Vanore, Mariamma Varki, James Vike, Vladimire Vlahovich, Charles Waldauer, Mary Walker, Carolyn Walter, Rebecca Warda, David Ward, Shelly Wepner, Stephen Wilhite, Mary Williams, John Wladis, Robert Wright, Doris Young, Hamid Zangeneh.
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Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 539
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Faculty
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Biographical Information
Institution
Widener University
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Location
Box 539
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Bound Volumes
Papers
Photographs
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Information about Charles B. Smith, Director of "theatre widener". Humanities Professor since 1962. He began "theatre pmc" in 1967. Picture of Professor Hopkirk's wife, who helped him write the history of the Blue Route, Route 476, and Obituary for Dr. John Hopkirk, 2006. Obituary for Joseph Storlazzi, Sr., Biology Professor, dated February 21, 1993; Joseph Storlazzi's Speech given at his retirement dinner. Simon Pauxtis, Athletic Director, 1933 letter recommending him. Mary C. North, Assistant to President Bruce. Obituary for Kenneth A. Scott, Professor of Chemical Engineering, 1997; Michael Clark, Professor of Humanities. Steve Adams and Joseph Edgette. John Okolowski. William R. Phillips. Charles L. Bartholomew. Dr. Sophocles M. Sophocles. Janet Alexander and Marsha Tate. Martin Collo, Political Science Professor. Janette Packer, Nursing Professor. Michael Symth. Hope Goodale. Obituary for Norma Dawson. David Duda, Athletic Director starting in 1998. Theodore O-Tanyi, class of 1963, also professor at Widener. Bill for Graduation Fee, Graduate Record Exam Fee, and Cap and Gown, 1963. Father and Son Banquet Program 1960. Dome from May 8, 1959. Copy of article excerpting Burt Mustin's Speech at Commencement. Impact Magazine from summer of 1972 with headline "Final PMC Commencement Ends Era." Impact Magazine from Spring 1972 with article "Widener College, a New Beginning." Obituary for Robert Melzi, 2012. Obituary for Joseph Arbuckle, 2013. Biographical information of William E. Sawyer, includes photograph, and copy of "Vignettes of Life Along the Delaware 300 Years Ago." Sawyer was an associate professor of history and political science at PMC beginning in 1953. Book includes descriptions of life of the times, from the early 17th century onward, including such things as carnal conversations and wild men. Thomas Brennan - Announcement of his death.
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