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Alumni & Trustees Biographical Information

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Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Alumni Office
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 556
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Alumni Office
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Location
Box 556
Format
Papers
Photographs
Scope and Content
Ahlum, William John (Class of 1966) Killed in Vietnam War Aldrich, Robert (Class of 1969) Killed in Vietnam War Amey, Herbert R. Jr. (Class of 1935) Killed in World War II Andorn, A.M. Board of Trustees Aydelotte, Zadoc Delaware Military Academy during the Civil War Barbour, C. Laurence (Class of 1921) Retired manufacturer's representative, picture with PMC cadet Burrell, Loomis (Class of 1892) PMC's oldest living alumni at one time, died at age 103 Callahan, William F. , Jr. (Class of 1943) Killed in WWII in Italy, Boston Tunnel named after him, photos included Cribb, Charles L. (Class of 1967) Killed by a Pennsylvania Railroad train as he photographed the Armed Forces Day parade in Chester Eisenhower, General Dwight D. (Special). Program from Greater Chester Dinner, September 22, 1965. Cottee, William L. Adjutant of PMC, Cottee Hall named after him Geoghegan, John L. (Class of 1963) Killed in Vietnam War Goman, Lloyd Member of the Board of Trustees Hayes, Edward G. (Class of 1885) President of Ontario County Trust Company. Edward Hayes was from New York, but lived much of his life in Colorado. This folder includes information about his life and why he attended PMC. It also includes numerous photographs of Hayes and his fellow classmates at PMC. Hoopes, Eugene S. (Class of 1901) Author Hoopes, E. Sargent, Jr. (Class of 1927) Former Vice President and General Manager of Timken Steel and Tube Division of Timken Roller Bearing Company Howell, Edwin A. (Class of 1890) Member of Board of Trustees, President of PMC from 1952-1953, President of the Board of Trustees 1954, Howell Hall named after him Hubbard, Michael J. (Class of 1960) PMC Adjutant Hummer, Charles DeW. (Class of 1927) President of Hummer Building Center, served in WWII Hyatt, Frank K. (Class of 1906) Former President of PMC Hyatt, Charles E. (Class of 1872) Former President of PMC Ickes, Harold L. (Class of 1934) Picture from the World Book Encyclopedia Jardeleza, Bernadino (Class of 1921) Former Colonel of the Armed Forces of the Philippines Kapelski, Louis. Generous donor to Widener University, Kapelski Learning Center named in his honor; Carolyn Helms Kapelski Residence Hall named in honor of his wife. This folder includes a copy of the oral history written about Louis Kapelski. Kauffman, Virgil Trustee, Air Pioneer Ramond Hardenberg and Rags (dog)
Notes
Development
Subject Access
Alumni - Correspondence
Alumni - Memoirs
Alumni - Biographical Information
Alumni - Combat Duty
Alumni - Military Service
Visiting Dignitaries
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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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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
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Date Range
1975 - 1980
Category
Commencement
Institution
Widener School of Law
Widener School of Law - Delaware
Widener University
Widener College
Location
Box 576.1
Date Range
1975 - 1980
Category
Commencement
Institution
Widener School of Law
Widener School of Law - Delaware
Widener University
Widener College
Location
Box 576.1
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Commencement - 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980; Delaware Law School Commencement 1979; Delaware Law School Commencement - undated, includes picture of Dr. Moll; Delaware Law School - Church location;
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
NOTE: This box is a continuation of Box 576 in the numbering of the folders.
Subject Access
Commencement - Delaware Campus
Commencement
Buildings - Photographs
Academic Programs - Photographs
Faculty - Photographs
Visiting Dignitaries
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Date Range
1950 - 1981
Category
Commencement
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 199
Date Range
1950 - 1981
Category
Commencement
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 199
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Commencement photographs 1950, 1951, 1952, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1974, 1975 (includes Nightingale Ceremony),1976, 1978, 1980 (Nightingale Ceremony) 1981; Includes photos of: George H. Decker (Chief of Staff- U.S. Army) 1961 General Dwight Eisenhower 1963 (including one with Jack Geoghegan) Goldwater and Doolittle 1964 (includes picture of Goldwater that was used on the Alumni Auditorium Timeline) Hollow Square 1967 Burt Mustin 1968
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Commencement - Photographs
Alumni - Biographical Information - Burt Mustin
Honorary Degree Recipients - Photographs
Visiting Dignitaries
Nursing - Photographs
Arrangement
Chronological
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Date Range
1966 - 1969
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Development Office
Series
Fundraising
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Widener University
Location
Box 672
Date Range
1966 - 1969
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Development Office
Series
Fundraising
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Widener University
Location
Box 672
Format
Photographs
Papers
Scope and Content
Paper from Don Boyd in Development Office, Speech of Mr. Chalmer Kirkbride. Correspondence from Mr. Kirkbride. Kirkbride Hall dedication information. Article about his son, Chalmer Kirkbride, Jr. who was a student at PMC. Letters from Mrs. Kirkbride to Mr. Kirkbride and other correspondence. PMC Trustee Bulletin from Larry Sharples. Photographs of Senator Barry Goldwater at Commencement. PMC Colleges 100th Anniversary Commemoration of being in Chester, 1966 - 1967. Bob Hope attended this event. PMC Colleges - General. PMC Board of Trustees Information, 1969.
Subject Access
Kirkbride Hall - Dedication
Anniversary Celebrations
Visiting Dignitaries
Board of Trustees
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Development Office Albums

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Date Range
1942 - 1970
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Development Office
Series
Fundraising
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Widener University
Location
Box 671
Date Range
1942 - 1970
Category
Governance - Administrative
Group
Development Office
Series
Fundraising
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
Widener University
Location
Box 671
Format
Photographs
Scope and Content
Development Office, photo albums from Don Boyd's office. Album of Chalmer Kirkbride, at the PMC Colleges' Engineering Anniversary Lunch, Kirkbride awarded Engineering Centennial Medal, 1970. Includes pictures of Mrs. Moll, Dr. Grasselli, Mrs. Kirkbride, Chairman Sharples, President Moll, Dr. Kirkbride, Dean Murphy. Aerial views of campus, 1942, dormitory complexes, MacMorland Center, Computer Center, Engineering Lab, Lord Snow, Bob Hope, and Chairman Sharples. General pictures of campus life, dorm pictures. Dedication ceremonies of Kirkbride Hall, 1965, includes pictures of Dr. Kirkbride, Dr. Clarence Thayer, Dr. Moll, General Biddle, Chariman Sharples, Battery Robinette and Pershing Rifles. Pictures of chemistry and engineering laboratories.
Subject Access
Board of Trustees
Pershing Riflemen - Photographs
Kirkbride Hall - Dedication
Honorary Degree Recipients - Charles Percy (Lord) Snow
Visiting Dignitaries
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The Dome, Vol. 23, Issue 3 (Microfilm and Digital)

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Date Range
October 9, 1968
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student newspapers
Institution
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Reserve Microfilm Shelves, Reel # 3 , Vol. 23, Issue 3
  1 website  
Date Range
October 9, 1968
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student newspapers
File
The Dome
Institution
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Reserve Microfilm Shelves, Reel # 3 , Vol. 23, Issue 3
Format
Microfilm
Scope and Content
The Dome is the Student Newspaper of Pennsylvania Military College, PMC Colleges, Widener College and Widener University.
“Greeks Plan Big Year Rush Week in Progress” Fraternities - Alpha Sigma Phi, Gamma Phi Omega, Kappa Sigma Colony, Phi Epsilon Pi, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Theta Chi “Clark Visits College in Re-Election Bid” The Honorable Joseph S. Clark, Senator from PA spoke on Oct. 15, 1968 “Team Gives Thumbs Up to PMC, Notes Weaknesses” Evaluation of PMC
The full text of this issue can be found online in the Digital Collections of the Wolfgram Memorial Library at digitalwolfgram.widener.edu. Under "All Collections," select "Newspapers - 1947-2008 - the Dome."
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Student Publications (see also Student Newspapers)
Student Newspapers - Dome
Fraternities
Accreditation - Middle States Reports
Visiting Dignitaries
Tuition
Student Discontent
Student Regulations (see also Student Discipline)
Arrangement
Chronological
URL Notes
the Digital Collection of "the Dome," including the full text of this issue. Under "All Collections," select "Newspapers - 1947-2008 - the Dome" and search for this issue by date.
Websites
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The Dome, Vol. 23, Issue 5 (Microfilm and Digital)

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Date Range
October 23, 1968
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student newspapers
Institution
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Reserve Microfilm Shelves, Reel # 3 , Vol. 23, Issue 5
  1 website  
Date Range
October 23, 1968
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student newspapers
File
The Dome
Institution
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Reserve Microfilm Shelves, Reel # 3 , Vol. 23, Issue 5
Format
Microfilm
Scope and Content
The Dome is the Student Newspaper of Pennsylvania Military College, PMC Colleges, Widener College and Widener University.
“Anderson Pew Elected to Board of Trustees” R. Anderson Pew elected as a trustee of PMC “Fleming Assesses Panamanian Coup” Maj. Gen. Robert J. Fleming spoke on October 15, 1968 “Senator Clark Raps GOP In “Time Of Decision”” Sen. Joseph S. Clark spoke on October 15, 1968 on various issues “Registrar Clarifies Confusion in Registration, Draft Chaos” Registration chaos Editorials:“Finally” Slow changes with construction “Warmth” “Warmth House” discussed
The full text of this issue can be found online in the Digital Collections of the Wolfgram Memorial Library at digitalwolfgram.widener.edu. Under "All Collections," select "Newspapers - 1947-2008 - the Dome."
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Student Publications (see also Student Newspapers)
Student Newspapers - Dome
Visiting Dignitaries
Board of Trustees - Biographical Information
Cultural Affairs - Lectures
Arrangement
Chronological
URL Notes
the Digital Collection of "the Dome," including the full text of this issue. Under "All Collections," select "Newspapers - 1947-2008 - the Dome" and search for this issue by date.
Websites
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The Dome, Vol. 23, Issue 7 (Microfilm and Digital)

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Date Range
November 6, 1968
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student newspapers
Institution
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Reserve Microfilm Shelves, Reel # 3 , Vol. 23, Issue 7
  1 website  
Date Range
November 6, 1968
Category
Campus Life
Group
Student newspapers
File
The Dome
Institution
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Location
Reserve Microfilm Shelves, Reel # 3 , Vol. 23, Issue 7
Format
Microfilm
Scope and Content
The Dome is the Student Newspaper of Pennsylvania Military College, PMC Colleges, Widener College and Widener University.
“Dean Cottee Attends Ombudsmen Conference” Dean Cottee attends conference in Detroit “New History Club to Debate” New club “Dr. Jonah Views World Situation” Dr. James Jonah lectured on “East-West Relations in the U.N.” on 10/24/68 “First General Assembly Held; Drummer Appropriated Funds” Student life
The full text of this issue can be found online in the Digital Collections of the Wolfgram Memorial Library at digitalwolfgram.widener.edu. Under "All Collections," select "Newspapers - 1947-2008 - the Dome."
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Student Publications (see also Student Newspapers)
Student Newspapers - Dome
Dean's Office
Visiting Dignitaries
Student Life
Student Organizations
Arrangement
Chronological
URL Notes
the Digital Collection of "the Dome," including the full text of this issue. Under "All Collections," select "Newspapers - 1947-2008 - the Dome" and search for this issue by date.
Websites
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