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Barack Obama Visit to Campus

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Date Range
2009
Category
Campus Life
Group
Cultural Affairs
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 740
Date Range
2009
Category
Campus Life
Group
Cultural Affairs
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 740
Format
Papers
Articles
Photographs
Scope and Content
Papers and photographs related to the visit of Democratic Presidential Candidate Barack Obama's visit to Widener University on October 28, 2009. Includes New York Times front page with picture of Obama speaking in the rain at Widener University, and New York Times front page after Obama win.
Subject Access
Cultural Affairs - Lectures
Visiting Dignitaries
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Chester History Articles. Box 1103

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Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 1103
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 1103
Format
Articles
Scope and Content
Copies of articles relating to the history of Chester published in a variety of magazines, journals, and newspapers. Also additional resources such as lists of books about Chester and general histories of Chester and its vicinity. Topics: African Americans in Pennsylvania List of books on Chester History Businesses The arts Crime Civil Rights Civil War Environmental Justice William Fontaine Richard Harris Mayors Old Chester PA website Organizations Pennsylvania Negro Business Directory 1910 PMC Colleges and Chester in the 1960s Political History Riots in 1917 and 1919 Schools Soccer Stadium Statistics Students for a Democratic Society: Actions in Chester Sun Ship Yard Number 4 Underground Railroad Wade Dump History of the Chester Rescue Mission, 1961
Subject Access
Chester - History
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Chester History Articles. Box 1103.1

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Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 1103.1
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 1103.1
Format
Articles
Scope and Content
Copies of articles relating to the history of Chester published in a variety of magazines, journals, and newspapers from the Chester Resources and Statistics LibGuide: Folder 1: Ewall, M. (1999). Environmental racism in Chester. Foster, S. (1998). Justice from the ground up: Distributive inequities, grassroots resistance, and the transformative politics of the environmental justice movement. California Law Review, 86(4), 775-841. Hinds, M. (1992, January 5). Pennsylvania city hopes it's bouncing back from the bottom: Chester has urban problems and a chance to solve them. New York Times. Keeva, S. (1999). Pursuing the right to breathe easy. ABA Journal, 85(2), 48. McLarnon, J. M. (2000). Pie in the sky vs. meat and potatoes: The case of Sun Ship's Yard no. 4. Journal of American Studies, 34(1), 67-88. McLarnon, J. M. (2002). 'Old scratchheadā€¯ reconsidered: George Raymond and civil rights in Chester, Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania History, (69)3, 297-341. Staples, B. (1996, September 15). Life in the toxic zone; Environmental justice in Chester, Pa. The New York Times. Staples, B. (2000, August 5). The Republicans call a cease-fire on cities. New York Times
Subject Access
Chester - History
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Chester History Books. Box 979

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Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 979
Category
Histories
Group
Published Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 979
Format
Articles
Scope and Content
Extra Copies of the following books: Politics and Prejudice, by Richard Harris Delinquency in Our Democracy, by Richard Harris Chester: Images of American, by the Chester Historical Preservation Committee.
Subject Access
Chester - History
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Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 728
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 728
Format
Bound Volumes
Artifacts
Articles
Photographs
Papers
Scope and Content
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Framed Certificates: 1. Original Chapter 214 Charter granted May 14, 1979 2. Acknowledgement of the 25th Year Chapter Anniversary, August 7, 2004 Book describing the history of Phi Kappa Phi. Program of Induction 2005. Note: As of Summer 2006 the two framed certificates are located on the wall in the Drost Room. CD of Phi Beta Delta Induction Ceremony, 2007. Programs from Induction Ceremony 2010 and 2012. Papers relating to Tau Beta Pi, the National Engineering Honor Society: PMC's Triangle Club minutes PMC's Petition to the Tau Beta Pi Association Publication of THE BENT of Tau Beta Pi, and pictures of the initiation ceremony of Tau Beta Pi at PMC. The history of PMC's Triangle Club and PMC can be found in the BENT beginning on page 27. Some of the pictures in this article are the same as those in the BENT as therefore have captions.
Subject Access
Student Life
Campus Life
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LGBT Community on Campus.

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Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 441
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 441
Format
Papers
Articles
Scope and Content
Information about LGBTQI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, Transexual, Transitioning, Queer, Questioning, Intersex) and other gender issues on campus. Folders include: 2014 Widener Viewbook (page 10-11 contains article about LGBT community on campus and picture of candlelight vigil) Bullying of sexual minorities (article from 2010) Flyers from LGBT-Related Events/Programming Rainbow Reunion Personal Reflections Campus Pride Report - 2014 Widener University Safe Space Ally Training LGBT Task Force - "LGBTQAS: Beyond the Acronyms - the Widener Response" Campus Climate/Diversity Survey 2012 - presentation LGBT Task Force - 2 Year Update Meeting Minutes - LGBT Task Force Meeting Minutes - LGBT Task Force Steering Committee LGBT Task Force Membership Lists Campus Climate/Diversity Survey of Administration, Faculty and Staff - 2012 Campus Climate/Diversity Survey of Students - 2012 Articles from the Dome relating to LGBT life on campus.
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Student Life
Diversity
LGBT
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Pennsylvania Military College

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Date Range
1941 - 1971
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 227
Date Range
1941 - 1971
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 227
Format
Articles
Scope and Content
Magazine articles about Pennsylvania Military College, including: "Pennsylvania Military College Today" by Frank Hyatt - in National Public Affairs Magazine, December 1948 - January 1949 (Includes cover picture of Frank Hyatt and General Hoyt Vandenberg); "The Rifleman", an article about Company Q-5 of the Pershing Rifles at Pennsylvania Military College in the Sunday Bulletin Magazine Section, March 15, 1964 (includes pictures); "Stern Eulogizes P.M.C. Heroes", an article about a 15 minutes broadcast by Bill Stern which described Pennsylvania Military College Graduates who died during active duty in the Armed Forces - National Public Affairs Magazine February, 1944 (includes pictures) "Prom Weekend, We Go to Spring Hop at Pennsylvania Military College", an article in Seventeen Magazine, April 1955 (includes pictures). Several issues of the Seventeen Magazine that include this article. Program from Pennsylvania Military College fashion show sponsored by Seventeen Magazine at Strawbridge and Clothier Department Store, April 1955. Chester Times article about PMC Cadets in World War Two, 1944. Article from "A History of Delaware County And Its People". Article entitled "P.M.C. Honors Six at 120th Commencement" in The Delaware County Advocate, July 1941. Includes photographs of honorary degree recipients (including Cornelius McGillicuddy, baseball's Connie Mack); Polo Match; Broom Drill; Cadets in Formation. Copy of the March, 1939 Advocate that includes an article about the PMC Ball with numerous pictures. Delaware County Today publication from 1966, includes article about Pennsylvania Military College. Article titled "Seeing the Other Side" in Soldiers Magazine, October 1971, that discusses student life at PMC Colleges where students and cadet share classes with each other and often have different opinions on a variety of topics. Explanation of article that was in Seventeen Magazine. 1959 Chester Times article "New Golden Rule of Fashion is Key to Wardrobe Choices for Campus" donated by Mike Harrison, Class of 1961 (in photo)
Physical Condition
Fragile
Subject Access
Alumni - Combat Duty
Pershing Riflemen
Student Life
Office of the President - President Frank Hyatt Papers
Campus Life
Histories - Published - Pennsylvania Military College
Alumni - Biographical Information - Bill Stern
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