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Alumni Auditorium Timeline AASLH Leadership in History Award

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3042
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 8 Timeline Materials
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 8 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
These materials are not for public use. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the Administrative Materials box. This box consists of a notebook that includes the application materials for the AASLH Leadership in History Award. Among other materials, it includes letters of Critical Review, and a print out of the exhibit as it existed online in the CONTENTdm software at the time of the application.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline Administrative Materials

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Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 7 Timeline Materials
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 7 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
These materials are not for public use. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. In other boxes, each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in this box. Folder of Crossword Puzzles used in conjunction with the timeline. Dr. Rachel Batch's assignment to students about Timeline. Timeline Publicity, including handouts about the Timeline.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline - Chester

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3036
Date Range
1821 - 1965
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 2 Timeline Materials
Date Range
1821 - 1965
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 2 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
Chester Line 1821 - 1965. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the box titled "Administrative Materials". This box includes information about the photographs illustrating the history of the city of Chester from 1821 to 1965.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline - Chester

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3037
Date Range
1968 - 2014
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 3 Timeline Materials
Date Range
1968 - 2014
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 3 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
Chester Line 1968 - 214. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the box titled "Administrative Materials". This box includes information about the photographs illustrating the history of the city of Chester from 1968 to 2007.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline - PMC/Widener

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3035
Date Range
1921 - 2014
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 1 Timeline Materials
Date Range
1921 - 2014
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 1 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
PMC/Widener 1821 - 2014. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the box titled "Administrative Materials". This box includes information about the photographs illustrating the history of Widener and its predecessor institutions from 1821 to 2007.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline - USA

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3038
Date Range
1821 - 1942
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 4 Timeline Materials
Date Range
1821 - 1942
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 4 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
United States 1821 - 1942. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the box titled "Administrative Materials". This box includes information about the photographs illustrating the history of the United States from 1821 to 1942.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline - USA

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3039
Date Range
1944 - 1977
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 5 Timeline Materials
Date Range
1944 - 1977
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 5 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
United States 1944 - 1977. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the box titled "Administrative Materials". This box includes information about the photographs illustrating the history of the United States from 1944 - 1977..
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Alumni Auditorium Timeline USA

https://widenerarchives.org/en/permalink/descriptions3040
Date Range
1979 - 2014
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 6 Timeline Materials
Date Range
1979 - 2014
Category
Exhibits
Group
Timeline Exhibit
Institution
Pennsylvania Military Academy
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 6 Timeline Materials
Format
Papers
Scope and Content
United States 1979 - 2014. Material relating to "Connections: A Timeline of Our History", the exhibit in the lobby of Alumni Auditorium that illustrates the interconnections among the history of the United States, the city of Chester, and Widener and its predecessor institutions. Each photograph on the timeline has a folder that includes what picture was used, and sometimes also includes the permission form allowing us to use the photograph. Additional permission forms can be found in the box titled "Administrative Materials". This box includes information about the photographs illustrating the history of the United States from 1979 - 2007.
Subject Access
Chester - History
Pennsylvania Military College History
United States History
Access Restriction
Not for Public Use
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Date Range
1888 - 2014
Category
Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 678
Date Range
1888 - 2014
Category
Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 678
Format
Pamphlets
Papers
Photographs
Scope and Content
Chester City history. Article from the Delaware County Times, dated August 13, 2001, regarding http://www.oldchesterpa.com website on the city of Chester. John Bullock started the website. Copy of "An Unexpected Answer: the story behind www.oldchesterpa.com" written by John Bullock. Additional articles related to the history of the city of Chester, many from the Daily Times. Transcripts and audio files of oral histories done by Swarthmore College Students in 2009. Includes interviews with the following people: Marian Hampton; Delores Freeman-Clybourn; Mrs. Ruth Minor; Nancy Payne; Harriet Ragland; Jeanette Robinson; Jeanette Robinson and James Robinson; Ms. Helen Woods. DVD titled "Chester, Pennsylvania 1960's." Home movies taken by Mr. Robert Steele of events in Chester. Events include: Pulaski Day Parade, Richard Nixon and John Kennedy campaigning for President, Eisenhower Visit 1963, Dolittle & Barry Goldwater on campus, 19564, State Senator Bell at opening of I-95 stretch through Chester, PMC Cadets marching in Chester, George Romney's visit while campaigning for Republican Nomination for President 1968, Last Chester Bridgeport Ferry to cross Delaware River in 1974, Old cars from the 1930's and 1940's, a highwire "Bonebreaker" bike of late 1800's. Opening of Commador Barry Bridge. September 1963 parade of 300th anniversary. Copy of article "Pie in the Sky or Meat and Potatoes" about Sun Ship Yard Number 4. Photocopy of the Chester Civil Rights Remembrance Day Souvenir Journal dated March 26, 1965. Includes many photographs of Chester civil rights protests. Picture of the singing group the Four Aces. Article from the Philadelphia Inquirer titled "Virginia Damon remembers 15 cent rib roast and farms in downtown Chester", 1994. Two articles about Chester history: "Industrial Chester" and "The Delaware River and its Valley" Articles about the rediscovery in 2014 of the wreck of the SS City of Chester in 1888. Folders include: Chapter of a book “Ports in the West” titled: “The Fearful Summer of ’88: Shipwreck and Exclusion,” edited by Benjamin F. Gilbert and Jack Bauer. Chapter of a book “Shipwrecks at the Golden Gate” titled “City of Chester: August 22, 1888” by James Delgado and Stephen Haller. Newspaper articles from the New York Times, Daily Alta California and Morning Call dated August 23, 1888 – September 5, 1894 about the collision and its aftermath. Photograph of the SS City of Chester on a pier, undated. Image of an oil painting on the collision of the “Oceanic” and the “City of Chester” near Fort Point in 1888 by Gilbert. City of Chester Wreck Report dated August 22, 1888. Chester Business Director: Minority, Women, and Locally Owned Businesses - 2014
Subject Access
Buildings - Histories
Histories - Published
Histories - Unpublished
Chester - History
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Date Range
1928 - 2006
Category
Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 378.3
Date Range
1928 - 2006
Category
Histories
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 378.3
Format
Pamphlets
Papers
Audiovisual Materials
Photographs
Scope and Content
Materials relating to Chester History. Article from Spring, 1964 PMC Alumnus entitled "Chester: civil rights and PMC". Describes a history of the civil rights movement in Chester, and the sessions of members of the Human Rights Commission of the State of Pennsylvania meeting on campus to discuss the situation. A little Chester History, Pamphlet by Geri Templin. Biographical Sketch of A. D. MacDade As I Recall, Places and faces of my boyhood days in Chester, Penna by Edward Nothnagle 1936 Calendar of Historic Chester published by John Bullock of http://www.oldchesterpa.com Yearbook and Almanac of Delaware County Penna, 1928, 1934, includes advertisements and listing for Pennsylvania Military College under education institutions. Perspective Magazine, Published in Chester in the early 2000s. History of the name of Walio's Frog Pond. Article about the move of the Delaware County Historical Society to Chester in 2006. Two personal reminiscences about Chester in previous eras. Article about the arrival of Harrah's Casino and Racetrack to Chester in 2006. Population of Delaware County by municipality, 1790 to 2000, includes population of city of Chester. Nia Center Community Pride Tours brochure, sponsored by Delores Freeman of the Freeman Cultural Arts Complex. Information about Chester resident Richard Harris, author of "Politics and Prejudice: A History of Chester (PA) Blacks". Includes slides of Black History created by Richard Harris and a copy of his book "Politics and Prejudice." Also includes the following photographs sent to us by Richard Harris: Self-portrait of Richard Harris; Picture of George Raymond; Central Boys Club Football Team, 1942; additional photographs related to his life in Arizona working for the Carver Museum, including information about scholarships for students. Backup copies of DVD, an oral history of Chester, PA, as well as an article about the creation of the video. Original copy of the DVD is in call number order with other archival items found in WebPAC, the library catalog. Backup copies of "Coming North: Stories of Black Chester's Trials & Triumphs" a play by Amanda Kemp about the history of Chester that was performed at Widener. Article about performance of this play. Copy of "Pie in the Sky vs. Meat and Potatoes: The Case of Sun Ship's Yard No. 4" by John M. McLarnon Brochures from the Hub, a complex of apartments and a hotel and shops built on land owned by Widener, on Providence Road. Part of the effort for Chester revitalization. Backup copy of video titled "Boomtown", created by a student from the Widener School of Human Service Professions. Video is about the history of Chester. An archival DVD has been made of this video and can be found in Box 3 Archival CDs & DVDs. Copy of the book "Chester", published by the Chester Historical Preservation Committee. Contains many historical images of Chester. Photgraph of Penn's Landing in Chester
Subject Access
Histories - Published
Histories - Unpublished
Chester - History
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