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Date Range
1885 - 1923
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
College Relations
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 254
Date Range
1885 - 1923
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
College Relations
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 254
Format
Bound Volumes
Papers
Scope and Content
Pennsylvania Military College Advertisements: 1905-1914; 1897; one undated from Episcopal Church News; 1937-1938; 1920-1923; advertisement with photograph of Old Main from 1885 Century Magazine.
Physical Condition
Very Fragile
Subject Access
College and University Relations - Advertising
Old Main Building - Photographs
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Aerial Photographs, Postcards & Building Drawings

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Category
Buildings
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 103.2
Category
Buildings
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 103.2
Format
Photographs
Drawings
Scope and Content
Aerial photographs of the Chester Campus from the 1930s with many additional years. Slides of aerial views, 1994 Chester, and Chester and Delaware 1998. Includes folder of photographs used in Aerial Views of Campus Web exhibit, including one of calvary marching in front of Old Main. Postcard entitled "Penna. Military College, Chester P.A. donated by Rebecca Warda. Postcard collection of buildings on campus donated by Rebecca Warda. Sepia drawings of the following buildings: Building and 9th and Tatnall Streets, Wilmington, Delaware, that housed the Bullock School, the Alsop School, Hyatt's School for Boys and the Delaware Military Academy The Bolmar Building in West Chester, Pennsylvania, that housed the Chester County Military Academy and the Pennsylvania Military Academy The Crozer Building in Upland, PA, that housed the Pennsylvania Military Academy Old Main, in Chester (before the fire) that housed the Pennsylvania Military Academy Color photographs of a variety of buildings on campus taken in 2000. History and chronology of buildings on campus. Architectual drawing of Alumni Auditorium (with email from Jim Tevebaugh to Harris.
Subject Access
Buildings - Photographs
Campus - Aerial Views - Photographs
Postcards
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Date Range
1999 - 2003
Category
Buildings
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 1123
Date Range
1999 - 2003
Category
Buildings
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 1123
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Building Slides and photos: School of Law H.C. (misc.events_1999) Bldgs – Harrisburg School of Business Administration Duane Morris and Frank Lordi 11/98 photos and negatives School of Business Quick Center Picture Permission – Vanderwarker School of Nursing/ Magazine 2001 Center for Social Work SHSP 2000 Physical Therapy/ WU Child Care Kids 2/2002 Physical Therapy/ Para Olympic Torchbearer 2/2002 Physical Therapy Widener Saturday Academy Center for Education 11/23/02 Saturday Center for Education 5/12/03 Bartholomew Dedication 2001 Quick Center Dedication Sept.27 2002 SOBA at Eagles 09-29-02 University College- Faculty and Students 2000
Subject Access
Photographs
Buildings - Photographs
Buildings - Slides
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Date Range
1997
Category
Buildings
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 103.1
Date Range
1997
Category
Buildings
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 103.1
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
This box includes the following: A folder of photographs used on Web in Buildings Exhibit. Also includes: Graduate Studies and Development, 1997; Hanna Hall; Harrisburg Campus Buildings; Hyatt Hall; Hyatt Observatory; Hyatt Select School for Boys building in Delaware at 9th and Tatnall Streets (no longer exists); Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology, 1997; International Student Services, 1997; Kapelski Learning Center; Kirkbride Hall (interior and exterior photos), including construction of new addition completed in 2006 that has an Observatory Dome; Billie Kirkbride House; Lathem Hall (including photographs and negatives given to the archives by the Office of President James Harris); Lipka Hall; Loveland Hall; MacMorland Center; Manor House; Old Main and Annex; PMC Memorial Library (includes folder of blue prints and architectural drawings); Schwartz Center; Sparrow Hall, once the home of Project Prepare (torn down circa 2000); Sproul House; Student Health Services, 1997; Surplus Barracks; Theatre Widener building; Urban Renewal Demolition; VIctory Hall; Webb Hall; Wilson House (at Potter and 13th Streets) which housed the Art Museum from the 1980s to the late 1990s and then was converted into a Sorority House; Wolfgram Memorial Library, includes photograph of the Book Walk. Box also includes miscellaneous photographs of the campus in general, and of building interiors. Note: Webb Hall was a former dormitory. This name was used on another building on campus that was used as faculty offices. This newer Webb Hall was torn down in 1997 to make room for University Center. The Webb Hall folder includes a history of the building. Unidentified buildings. Additional photographs include: Chester High School The Vulcan Works The Car Barn of the Chester Traction Company Cambridge Trust Company Old Main of Pennsylvania Military College
Notes
The photographs in this box have been digitized and can be found in the Wolfgram Cloud.
Subject Access
Buildings - Photographs
Graduate Studies and Development Office - Photographs
Hyatt Hall - Photographs
Hyatt's Select School for Boys (Wilmington)
Hyatt Observatory - Photographs
Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology - Photographs
International Student Services - Photographs
Kapelski Learning Center - Photographs
Kirkbride Hall - Photographs
Billie Kirkbride House - Photographs
Lathem Hall - Photographs
Loveland Hall - Photographs
MacMorland Center - Photographs
Manor House - Photographs
Old Main Building - Photographs
Pennsylvania Military College Memorial Library - Photographs
Schwartz Center - Photographs
Sproul House - Photographs
Student Health Services - Photographs
Surplus Barracks - Photographs
Urban Renewal Demolition - Photographs
Victory Hall - Photographs
Webb Hall - Photographs
Wilson House
Wolfgram Memorial Library - Photographs
Pennsylvania Military College Memorial Library
Pennsylvania Military College Memorial Library - Architectural Drawings and Specifications
Pennsylvania Military College Memorial Library - Floor Plans
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Category
Buildings
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 103
Category
Buildings
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 103
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
The box includes photographs of: A small selection of slides including the following buildings: Cottee Hall, Howell, Cottee, Cann, Muller, Dixon, Wilson (former Art Museum), Fraternity House, Webb, Manor, Lathem, Old Main with yellow flowers, Academic Center North, Library with flowers. Photographs of the following buildings: Academic Support Services (1997), Academic Center North, Admissions Office, Alumni Auditorium; Alumni House (1997), Alsop House and Bullock House, Armory; Barracks (picture of construction of in 1945); former Biology Building; Bolmar School Building, West Chester, PA, home of PMA from 1862 to 1865; Bruce Hall; Cannon, The (military cannon); Cannon with dog in front of Old Main; C.A.P.S., 1997, Career Advising and Placement Office, (Victory House); The Castle; Chemistry Building - Old Main Annex; Center for Social Work, 1997; The Carriage House; Chester Rural Cemetery with graves of the Hyatt Family, including Charles Hyatt, Theodore Hyatt, and Frank Hyatt and some of their family; The Carriage House, (Commuter Center), 1997; Cottee Hall; Counseling Center; Crozer Building, Upland; Delaware Campus Buildings including Law Library and Polishook Hall; DeShong Art Museum in Chester; Dyer Annex; Dyer Hall; Engineering Building used between 1947 and 1964, before Kirkbride Hall was built; Engineering Laboratories (labs) under the football stadium; Fraternity and Sorority Houses. Folder with photographs of campus buildings and structures circa. 2000, including: Hyatt Observatory Armory Student Health Services Admissions/Registrar Hyatt Hall Web Hall Alsop and Bullock Houses Fraternity Houses: Art Museum Lathem Hall Cannon Castle Manor Academic Support Services Graduate Studies/Programs Development Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology Commuter Carriage House Alumni House Loveland Hall Victory Hall/Career Advising and Placement Services Psychological Services Center Center for Social Work Education International Student Services Lipka Hall Boettner Hall North Dixon Hall South Sparrow Hall Theatre Widener (Crozer Hall) Widener Courts Dixon Hall North Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honors Society) Sumo VII Series – Kirkbride Hall Double Disk – Academic Center North Moll Hall Sharples Hall Carolyn Helms Kapelski Hall Hanna Hall Thayer Hall Cann Hall Howell Hall Turrell Hall University Center Vertical Form 92-5 – Near Kapelski Learning Center Bench I - Near Kapelski Learning Center Fractured Column - Near Kapelski Learning Center Andorn Plaque Bench II – Near Library Widener W Boettner Hall South Wolfgram Memorial Library Robert J Bruce Graduate Center – Bruce and Cottee Halls Harrisburg Campus: Side Bar Cafe School of Law
Notes
The photographs in this box have been digitized and can be found in the Wolfgram Cloud under Buildings & Interiors.
Subject Access
Buildings - Photographs
Academic Support Services - Photographs
Admissions Office - Photographs (see also Pennsylvania Military College Memorial Library - Photographs )
Alumni Auditorium - Photographs
Alumni House - Photographs
Alsop House and Bullock House - Photographs
Armory - Photographs
Barracks, The
Biology Building (former)
Bolmar Building (West Chester)
Cannon, The - Photographs
Castle, The - Photographs
Chemistry Building - Old Main Annex - Photographs
Center For Social Work - Photographs
Carriage House - Commuter Center - Photographs
Counseling Center - Photographs
Crozer Building, Upland
Deshong Art Museum
Dyer Hall - Photographs
Engineering Building 1947-1964
Enrollment Reports
Fraternity and Sorority Houses - Photographs
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Campus Buildings & Events

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Date Range
1880 - 1949
Category
Campus Life
Group
Events on Campus
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 102
Date Range
1880 - 1949
Category
Campus Life
Group
Events on Campus
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Location
Box 102
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Photographs of the campus, campus buildings, and of the city of Chester, from the late 19th Century and early 20th Century. Mess Hall Old Main 1902 View of Hospital Quarter Master’s Office, Lower Level Old Main PMA Lawn Tennis Courts Looking down Fourteenth St., from Front of Academy Grounds B. and O. Railway Station Chester P.W. and B. Railway Station Chester Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad Case of minerals and Valueable (sic) Chemicals Laboratory View of Drafting Room (Rear) View of Mess Hall Showing one division of tables 2 prints of a painting; “Old Main” PMC Colleges Chester, PA signed “Waltrich” Bridge across Crumm Creek [Crum] B. and O. RR. A short distance below the Academy View of Front Grounds and Stables Walk from Main Entrance View of Drafting Room (front) View of Front Grounds View of Front Grounds [no text] Stage in Old Main with piano, rifles, drums and pillows emblazoned with PMC 1902 on them. One side of mess hall. PMA Cleaning Chester Reservoir 3rd Basin—Chester Reservoir Picture of unidentified building, probably in Chester Crozer Normal School Building. Caption reads: "When PMC occupied Crozer Normal School Building, Chester, Pa." Photographs of Important Events on Campus, including distinguished visitors to campus. c1920 Group shot of civilians for a ceremony or festival Framed photo: June, 1928 Brig. General Charles Hyatt—Commandant of Cadets; Admiral Richard E. Byrd – receives degree as DR. of Aeronautical Science; Chief Justice, Supreme Court; Charles E. Hughes – DR. of Letters; William Mellom – DR. of Letters (By The Side of The CADET Armory) 1927 commencement Commencement or other ceremony probably dated between 1880 and 1902. Hollow Square Formation. Caption reads: "Tribute to Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States, 1945." Photograph of Franklin Roosevelt's Boyhood Room with PMC Honorary Degree on Wall. "Commencement, June 7, 1949. Colonel Frank Hyatt at left of visiting General." Photograph of President Hoover reviewing the cadets from a train in Chester, while on his way to a World Series Game in Philadelphia. Often referred to as the "Ten Second Review" because of the briefness of the event.
Physical Condition
Fragile
Subject Access
Campus - Photographs
Buildings - Photographs
Visiting Dignitaries
Events on Campus
Less detail
Date Range
1934 - 1980
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 912
Date Range
1934 - 1980
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 912
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
List of photographs in box: Photographs of Athletics. The following are descriptions of the photographs: 1961 Boardwalk Bowl Brooke Lessig and Joseph Poor - 1934 Polo players Football 1947 Walt Adelmann ’59; Herm Sweeney ‘59 Coach George Hansell with quarterbacks (L to R) Bob McElroy ’61, George Cooper ’61, Dan Lucy ’62 and Al Filloreto 1961 Football Team Varous pictures of buildings, including two of the Science Building Pictures of Delaware Campus Photographs of Student Life, primarily after 1970. The ones that are identified include: Rocco Polselli, math teacher Sept. ‘83 Leslie Quick Management Professor Lordi, 1976 Trip to England in the early 1970s: Robin Tucci ’76, Zalila C. Taylor, Grey Mathews ’74, Pat Ford ’77, Tina Jack ’76, Anthony Piraino ’77, Teal Taylor Scenes from the campus, including students, taken in the early 1980s. Photographs of Student Life, primarily from before 1970. The following are the captions written on the backs of the pictures: “Main PMC Bloc- From down in the paddock where the “Bareback Slow Trot” was held for an hour. At a time “fun?” Just try it." "Class 1912- This is Lillie (12) after reaching the “peak” A Nice View. Up Baldwin Locomotive Works and Delaware River. No obstructions." "Lillie (12) Making a circle in the PMC Drafting Room" "On (March Camp)" "In back of old Alumni Lodge, P.M.C. Thomas 13- Hinton 13- Burns 12- Lillie 12- Petebuck & Old Grad- Campbell 13- Hause 12- Probably on Sunday Rest Period" "Getting ready for a class dance in the “Webb” Gym Room across the roadway north of the “Main”—also basketball court—gym room—and where Mable Hyatt held her ladies gym class one night a week—was also used as auditorium for graduation each year—bldg donated by Mr. Webb—3 sons—PMC Charles, Andrew and Herbert (my friend)—father gave each son $1,000,000 when they reached 21 years of age." "Class of 1912—Lillie, Hause, Breneman and Hobbard going up on the roof of “Old Main”—three of whom are watching to see if Lillie gets to the peak of the roof" "Bud at head of table. Bartolomeo at his right, Juan Gomez, Martine Fahm, Bud—left, Bill Callahan, unknown, George Hastings" Man seated, in polo uniform (possibly Frank Hyatt) Commencement, Graduation picture of Hyatt, Taite, and possibly Weatherill "Starr & Nunez Mess 1934 - L to R: Nunez; Bob Ford, Homer Starr; John Roberts, Russ Maginney, Bert Wells" Frank Hyatt, a celebrated horseman, riding seven horses at once. "Mr. James C. Eyler—vice chairman—Reading Pretzel Bowl Committee; Cadet Maj. Stephen W. Bartlett ’53; Col. Clarence T. Starr, Manager of Athletics PMC; LTC W.L. Cottee—Cmdr. PMC" "Snowball fight in the quad" Numerous folders of photographs from Commencement and Homecoming, including the following: Photographs of Broom Drill Ceremony c. 1980: Lin Scarlett '34; Class of 1960 leads off Broom Drill, Homecoming 1980 Photographs of Unidentified People from Commencement and Homecoming c. 1980 Photographs from 1980: Parade & Football Game & Captioned Events, Homecoming 1984 - Identified and Unidentified Photographs from Commencement & Homecoming, 1984 and 1985 1984 - Identified Color Photographs from Homecoming 1984: Names listed include: Lee Brom ‘49, Chas. Brocker 65, Bud Starr 40, Jim Brogan 65, Fred Scheffler 65 Homecoming ’84 (Class of ’59) from left to right are: David Hinderleiter ’59, Erich Richter ’59, Julio Arrivillaga ’59, Arthur Malmstrom ’59, Joseph Nicholas ’59, Andrew Ross ’59, Fred Longenecker ‘59 President Moll given victory ride after win over Moravian on Homecoming 10/4/80 Joe Susco Photograph of 1947 Football Team Miscellaneous Photographs with the following captions: Repelling Bob Croce at the Carriage House 1980 Job Fair 1980 Alumni Play by Dave Lamb 9/27 Oh What A Lovely War 1980 Darkness on Campus 1980 Photographs of: Sharples, 1980 Joe Susco Pictures of Mascot Willy Widener Willie Widener makes his debut with the cheerleaders, Homecoming Day 1980 Stu Raub and his classmates receive their golden alumni cups Homecoming 1980
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Student Life
Campus Life
Buildings
Buildings - Photographs
Athletics - Photographs
Football - Photographs
Student Life - Photographs
Less detail
Date Range
1990 - 1999
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 5.2 Negatives/Slides
Date Range
1990 - 1999
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 5.2 Negatives/Slides
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Negatives and contact sheets of students, buildings, and campus events, taken by the office of University Relations in the 1990s.
Custodial History
From University Relations
Subject Access
Campus Life
Campus - Photographs
Buildings - Photographs
Student Life - Photographs
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Date Range
1990 - 1999
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 5.3 Negatives/Slides
Date Range
1990 - 1999
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 5.3 Negatives/Slides
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Negatives and contact sheets of students, buildings, and campus events, taken by the office of University Relations in the 1990s.
Custodial History
From University Relations
Subject Access
Campus Life
Campus - Photographs
Buildings - Photographs
Student Life - Photographs
Less detail
Date Range
1990 - 1999
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 5.4 Negatives/Slides
Date Range
1990 - 1999
Category
Campus Life
Institution
Widener University
Location
Box 5.4 Negatives/Slides
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Negatives and contact sheets of students, buildings, and campus events, taken by the office of University Relations in the 1990s.
Custodial History
From University Relations
Subject Access
Campus Life
Campus - Photographs
Buildings - Photographs
Student Life - Photographs
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