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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1755-1803
Creator:
Smith, William, 1727-1803
Extent: 0.8 linear feet (2 boxes)
Personal and professional papers of William Smith, the University of Pennsylvania's first provost, covering the years 1755 to 1803.
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William Smith papers
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Smith, William, 1727-1803
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 599
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.8 linear feet (2 boxes)
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1755-1803
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Personal and professional papers of William Smith, the University of Pennsylvania's first provost, covering the years 1755 to 1803.
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Smith, William, 1727-1803 College, Academy, and Charitable Schools of Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania.
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Correspondence Lecture notes Lectures Legal documents Minutes (Records) Sermons Speeches
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1885-1888
Creator:
Huber, William S., 1865-1909
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Dr. William S. Huber (1865-1909) was a dentist in Lebanon, Pennsylvania who graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Medical and Dental Schools. This collection contains Huber's student lecture notes recorded between February 1885 and March 1888.
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William S. Huber student lecture notes
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Huber, William S., 1865-1909
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1306
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1885-1888
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Dr. William S. Huber (1865-1909) was a dentist in Lebanon, Pennsylvania who graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Medical and Dental Schools. This collection contains Huber's student lecture notes recorded between February 1885 and March 1888.
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1880s
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English
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Huber, William S., 1865-1909 University of Pennsylvania. School of Dental Medicine. University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine. University of Pennsylvania.
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Lecture notes
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1752-1903
(Bulk: 1861-1898)
Creator:
Pepper, William, 1843-1898
Extent: 9 volumes
The collection documents Pepper’s role in expanding the University of Pennsylvania in the 19th century, his contributions to the medical profession, and his activism in Philadelphia. Primarily comprising correspondence, the collection covers Pepper’s life from a student at the University of Pennsylvania to his death 54 years later.
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William Pepper papers
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Pepper, William, 1843-1898
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 904
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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9 volumes
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1752-1903
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1861-1898
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The collection documents Pepper’s role in expanding the University of Pennsylvania in the 19th century, his contributions to the medical profession, and his activism in Philadelphia. Primarily comprising correspondence, the collection covers Pepper’s life from a student at the University of Pennsylvania to his death 54 years later.
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1750s 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s
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1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Pepper, William, 1843-1898 University of Pennsylvania.
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Correspondence
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1901-1949
Creator:
Lingelbach, William E., (William Ezra), 1871-1962,
Extent: 4 cubic feet
William Ezra Lingelbach was a well-known and highly regarded figure at the University of Pennsylvania as a faculty member of the Department of History. He earned his Ph.D. in modern European history from the University of Pennsylvania in 1901. He would eventually rise to Professor of Modern European History, and briefly serve as the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The William Ezra Lingelbach Papers mostly date from his time as a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania, although materials from Lingelbach's involvement with other institutions and organizations are also represented.
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William Ezra Lingelbach Papers
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Lingelbach, William E., (William Ezra), 1871-1962,
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UPT 50 L755
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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4 cubic feet
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1901-1949
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William Ezra Lingelbach was a well-known and highly regarded figure at the University of Pennsylvania as a faculty member of the Department of History. He earned his Ph.D. in modern European history from the University of Pennsylvania in 1901. He would eventually rise to Professor of Modern European History, and briefly serve as the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The William Ezra Lingelbach Papers mostly date from his time as a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania, although materials from Lingelbach's involvement with other institutions and organizations are also represented.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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Lingelbach, William E., (William Ezra), 1871-1962 American Council of Learned Societies. American Philosophical Society. American Society for the Extension of University Teaching. Cheyney, Edward Potts, 1861-1947 Foreign Policy Association. Fry, Frank Dewey, 1899- Huizinga, Johan, 1872-1945 Independence Hall Association. Independence National Historic Park (Pa.). Jameson, J. Franklin, (John Franklin), 1859-1937 Leland, Waldo Gifford, 1879-1966 Lewis, Edwin Owen, 1879-1974 Melvin, Frank Edgar, 1881- Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 Munro, Dana Carleton, 1866-1933 Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 Schlesinger, Arthur Meier, 1917- Scott, Hugh. Shryock, Richard Harrison, 1893-1972 Smith, Edgar Fahs, 1854-1928 Smith, Rhea Marsh, 1907- Thomas, Daniel H. United States. National Resources Planning Board. Committee on Conservation of Cultural Resources. United States. War Department. Committee on Education and Special Training. University of Pennsylvania. Wittfogel, Karl August, 1896-1988
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1910-1946
Creator:
Hyde, Walter Woodburn, 1871-1966
Extent: 1.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Walter Woodburn Hyde (1870-1966) was a professor of Greek and ancient history at the University of Pennsylvania from 1910 to 1940. This collection contains lectures and writings, largely from Hyde's time at the University of Pennsylvania, all related to his professional work and interests in Greek and Roman history and religion, and Olympic victor statues.
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Walter Woodburn Hyde papers
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Hyde, Walter Woodburn, 1871-1966
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1387
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
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1910-1946
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Walter Woodburn Hyde (1870-1966) was a professor of Greek and ancient history at the University of Pennsylvania from 1910 to 1940. This collection contains lectures and writings, largely from Hyde's time at the University of Pennsylvania, all related to his professional work and interests in Greek and Roman history and religion, and Olympic victor statues.
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1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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English
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Hyde, Walter Woodburn, 1871-1966 University of Pennsylvania.
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Drafts (documents) Lecture notes Lectures Writings (documents)
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1899-1965
Creator:
Blumenthal, Walter Hart, 1883-1969
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box and 1 oversized folder)
This collection contains some papers of the Jewish American scholar, writer and editor, Walter Hart Blumenthal (1883-1969). Although composed primarily of Blumenthal’s short stories and poetry, the collection includes one scholarly article published in 1960, titled “Spurious Shakespeare Portraiture” with some accompanying research materials. In 1965 Blumenthal compiled his poetry into the typescript of “Exit Laughing” and his short stories into “Perspectives: Stories of This Brief Tenement Wherein the Spirit Dwells”, both ultimately unpublished.
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Walter Hart Blumenthal papers
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Blumenthal, Walter Hart, 1883-1969
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1104
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box and 1 oversized folder)
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1899-1965
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This collection contains some papers of the Jewish American scholar, writer and editor, Walter Hart Blumenthal (1883-1969). Although composed primarily of Blumenthal’s short stories and poetry, the collection includes one scholarly article published in 1960, titled “Spurious Shakespeare Portraiture” with some accompanying research materials. In 1965 Blumenthal compiled his poetry into the typescript of “Exit Laughing” and his short stories into “Perspectives: Stories of This Brief Tenement Wherein the Spirit Dwells”, both ultimately unpublished.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
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English
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Blumenthal, Walter Hart, 1883-1969 Golding, Louis, 1895-1958 Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 University of Pennsylvania.
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Notebooks Poems Short stories, American--20th century. Typescripts
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1887-1892
Creator:
Pepper, William, 1843-1898
University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Provost.
Extent: 0.25 cubic feet
William PepperJr. was unanimously elected the eleventh Provost for the University of Pennsylvania In 1881. Under Pepper's leadership, the University of Pennsylvania was transformed into a modern university. This collection documents William Pepper Jr.'s career as Provost for the years 1887 through 1892 for the University of Pennsylvania. These documents are comprised of correspondence, financial, and minutes.
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University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Provost Records. William Pepper Administration.
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Pepper, William, 1843-1898 University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Provost.
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PU-Ar.UPA 6.2Pep
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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0.25 cubic feet
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1887-1892
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William PepperJr. was unanimously elected the eleventh Provost for the University of Pennsylvania In 1881. Under Pepper's leadership, the University of Pennsylvania was transformed into a modern university. This collection documents William Pepper Jr.'s career as Provost for the years 1887 through 1892 for the University of Pennsylvania. These documents are comprised of correspondence, financial, and minutes.
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1880s 1890s
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English
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Pepper, William, 1843-1898 University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Provost. University of Pennsylvania.
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1922-1948
(Bulk: 1940-1946)
Creator:
Musser, Paul H., (Paul Howard)
University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Vice President.
Extent: 4 cubic feet
Paul H. Musser was promoted to Administrative Vice President of the University of Pennsylvania in July of 1939. During World War II, Musser held the important position as the chairman of the University Committee on National Defense which coordinated the University's war efforts. The Office of the Executive Vice President, Paul H. Musser Administration Records consist of documents, publications, and the correspondence of Musser with regard to the University of Pennsylvania and the Second World War, particularly in Musser's capacity of the chair of the University Committee on National Defense.
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University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Executive Vice President Records. Paul H. Musser Administration
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Musser, Paul H., (Paul Howard) University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Vice President.
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PU-Ar.UPA 7.1M
repository
University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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4 cubic feet
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1922-1948
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1940-1946
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Paul H. Musser was promoted to Administrative Vice President of the University of Pennsylvania in July of 1939. During World War II, Musser held the important position as the chairman of the University Committee on National Defense which coordinated the University's war efforts. The Office of the Executive Vice President, Paul H. Musser Administration Records consist of documents, publications, and the correspondence of Musser with regard to the University of Pennsylvania and the Second World War, particularly in Musser's capacity of the chair of the University Committee on National Defense.
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1920s 1930s 1940s
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1940s
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English
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Musser, Paul H., (Paul Howard) University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Vice President. United States. Army. United States. Navy. University of Pennsylvania. Naval Flight Preparatory School. University of Pennsylvania.
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University Archives and Records Center [Contact Us]
1681-1853
(Bulk: 1740-1820)
Creator:
University of Pennsylvania. College of Arts and Sciences.
University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Secretary.
University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Treasurer.
University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine.
University of Pennsylvania.
Extent: 30 cubic feet
The General Administration Collection Pre-1820 documents the institutional and education activities of the University of Pennsylvania from its founding in 1749 to 1820.
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University of Pennsylvania. General Administration Collection Pre-1820
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University of Pennsylvania. College of Arts and Sciences. University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Secretary. University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Treasurer. University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine. University of Pennsylvania.
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PU-Ar.UPA 3
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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30 cubic feet
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1681-1853
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1740-1820
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The General Administration Collection Pre-1820 documents the institutional and education activities of the University of Pennsylvania from its founding in 1749 to 1820.
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1680s 1690s 1700s 1710s 1720s 1730s 1740s 1750s 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s
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1740s 1750s 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s
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English
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University of Pennsylvania. College of Arts and Sciences. University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Secretary. University of Pennsylvania. Office of the Treasurer. University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine. University of Pennsylvania. Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 Smith, William, 1727-1803
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Lecture notes.
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1924-1926
Creator:
University of Pennsylvania Fund.
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
The materials in this collection include informational and promotional material relating to the University of Pennsylvania Fund's fundraising effort between its founding in 1924 and 1926. The bulk of the material dates from 1925, and includes booklets, newsletters, donation forms, programs, fliers, and newspaper clippings.
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University of Pennsylvania Fund publicity material
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University of Pennsylvania Fund.
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PUSp.Print Collection 64
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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1924-1926
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The materials in this collection include informational and promotional material relating to the University of Pennsylvania Fund's fundraising effort between its founding in 1924 and 1926. The bulk of the material dates from 1925, and includes booklets, newsletters, donation forms, programs, fliers, and newspaper clippings.
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1920s
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English
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University of Pennsylvania Fund. University of Pennsylvania.
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Newspapers Publications (documents)
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1835-1951
(Bulk: 1927-1948)
Creator:
Gates, Thomas Sovereign, Sr., 1873-1948
Extent: 10.6 linear feet (13 boxes)
Thomas Sovereign Gates, Sr. (1873-1948), a Philadelphia native and University of Pennsylvania alumnus, served as the first president of the University of Pennsylvania from 1930 to 1944. The collections consists of 36 volumes of scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, programs, and ephemera, largely dating from the years immediately preceding Gates' presidency at the University of Pennsylvania through his death in 1948.
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Thomas Sovereign Gates, Sr. scrapbooks
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Gates, Thomas Sovereign, Sr., 1873-1948
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1036
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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10.6 linear feet (13 boxes)
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1835-1951
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1927-1948
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Thomas Sovereign Gates, Sr. (1873-1948), a Philadelphia native and University of Pennsylvania alumnus, served as the first president of the University of Pennsylvania from 1930 to 1944. The collections consists of 36 volumes of scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, programs, and ephemera, largely dating from the years immediately preceding Gates' presidency at the University of Pennsylvania through his death in 1948.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s
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1920s 1930s 1940s
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English
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Gates, Thomas Sovereign, Sr., 1873-1948 University of Pennsylvania.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Scrapbooks
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1942-2008
Creator:
Frankel, Sherman, 1922-2019
Extent: 2.25 linear feet (3 boxes)
This collection comprises materials written by or otherwise related to Sherman Frankel (1922-2019), a particle physicist who was a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory, a graduate student at the University of Illinois, and finally a professor at the University of Pennsylvania. Most of Frankel's writing is devoted to what he termed International Security and Arms Control/Physics and Public Policy ("ISAAC/PAPP"). Specifically, much of his mature work is devoted to theorizing and debating post-launch controls (PLCs) for nuclear weapons.
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Sherman Frankel papers
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Frankel, Sherman, 1922-2019
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1419
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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2.25 linear feet (3 boxes)
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1942-2008
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This collection comprises materials written by or otherwise related to Sherman Frankel (1922-2019), a particle physicist who was a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Radiation Laboratory, a graduate student at the University of Illinois, and finally a professor at the University of Pennsylvania. Most of Frankel's writing is devoted to what he termed International Security and Arms Control/Physics and Public Policy ("ISAAC/PAPP"). Specifically, much of his mature work is devoted to theorizing and debating post-launch controls (PLCs) for nuclear weapons.
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1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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Frankel, Sherman, 1922-2019 Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Radiation Laboratory. University of Pennsylvania.
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Letters to the editor Research notes School records Writings (documents)
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1840-1881
Creator:
Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880, Creator
Extent: 1.2 linear feet (3 boxes)
Samuel Stehmen Haldeman (1812-1880) was an American naturalist and philologist. The collection consists primarily of letters addressed to Haldeman dating from 1840 to 1881. Topics include philology, phonography, ethnology, natural history and archeology.
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Samuel Stehman Haldeman papers
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Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880, Creator
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 974
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1.2 linear feet (3 boxes)
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1840-1881
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Samuel Stehmen Haldeman (1812-1880) was an American naturalist and philologist. The collection consists primarily of letters addressed to Haldeman dating from 1840 to 1881. Topics include philology, phonography, ethnology, natural history and archeology.
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1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s
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Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880 University of Pennsylvania.
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Correspondence
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1810
Creator:
Earl, Samuel Franklin
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
Samuel F. Earl (1790 or 1792-1819 or 1821) was a physician who studied at the University of Pennsylvania and practiced in Annville, Pennsylvania. This collection consists of one volume of lecture notes taken by Earl in November and December, 1810, at Benjamin Rush's lectures on physiology, including attention to the circulatory, respiratory, vocal, digestive, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems
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Samuel F. Earl notes on the lectures of Benjamin Rush
creator
Earl, Samuel Franklin
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 876
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
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1810
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Samuel F. Earl (1790 or 1792-1819 or 1821) was a physician who studied at the University of Pennsylvania and practiced in Annville, Pennsylvania. This collection consists of one volume of lecture notes taken by Earl in November and December, 1810, at Benjamin Rush's lectures on physiology, including attention to the circulatory, respiratory, vocal, digestive, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems
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Earl, Samuel Franklin Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 University of Pennsylvania. School of Medicine. University of Pennsylvania.
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Lecture notes Sketches
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approximately 1798-1809
Creator:
Clark, Russel
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
This notebook documenting chemistry lectures delivered by Dr. James Woodhouse at the University of Pennsylvania was kept by Russel Clark some time after 1798 and before 1809. The first section of the notebook focuses on the theoretical principles of chemistry, while the latter half of the volume lists and describes various substances organized by their scientific classifications. Dr. James Woodhouse (1770-1809) was a prominent chemist and lecturer and chair of the chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Russel Clark notes on chemistry lectures delivered by Dr. James Woodhouse at the University of Pennsylvania
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Clark, Russel
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1874
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
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approximately 1798-1809
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This notebook documenting chemistry lectures delivered by Dr. James Woodhouse at the University of Pennsylvania was kept by Russel Clark some time after 1798 and before 1809. The first section of the notebook focuses on the theoretical principles of chemistry, while the latter half of the volume lists and describes various substances organized by their scientific classifications. Dr. James Woodhouse (1770-1809) was a prominent chemist and lecturer and chair of the chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Clark, Russel University of Pennsylvania. Woodhouse, James, 1770-1809
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Lecture notes Notebooks
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1793-1858
Creator:
Hare, Robert, 1781-1858
Smith, Edgar F. (Edgar Fahs), 1854-1928
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Robert Hare was a chemist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (born January 17, 1781) who is credited with developing the oxy-hydrogen blowpipe and the "galvanic deflagrator." This collection is made up of two series containing letters to Robert Hare about his scientific research, and letters concerning Edgar Fahs Smith's biography of Robert Hare entitled The Life of Robert Hare, An American Chemist (1781-1858).
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Robert Hare correspondence
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Hare, Robert, 1781-1858 Smith, Edgar F. (Edgar Fahs), 1854-1928
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 74
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1793-1858
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Robert Hare was a chemist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (born January 17, 1781) who is credited with developing the oxy-hydrogen blowpipe and the "galvanic deflagrator." This collection is made up of two series containing letters to Robert Hare about his scientific research, and letters concerning Edgar Fahs Smith's biography of Robert Hare entitled The Life of Robert Hare, An American Chemist (1781-1858).
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1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s
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Hare, Robert, 1781-1858 Smith, Edgar F. (Edgar Fahs), 1854-1928 Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.). Smithsonian Institution. University of Pennsylvania.
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Biographies Correspondence
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1871-1944
Creator:
Richards, Horace Clark, 1868-1945,
Extent: 0.5 cubic feet
Horace Clark Richards graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with an A.B. degree in 1888, and a Ph.D. in Physics in 1891. With the exception of a one-year appointment at Byrn Mawr in 1892-93, Richards spent his career (1890 – 1945) at Penn. The Horace Clark Richards Papers pertains to Richards' involvement in the University of Pennsylvania as a student and as a professor and alumnus.
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Richards Family Collection. Horace Clark Richards Record Group
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Richards, Horace Clark, 1868-1945,
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UPT 50 R514.1
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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0.5 cubic feet
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1871-1944
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Horace Clark Richards graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with an A.B. degree in 1888, and a Ph.D. in Physics in 1891. With the exception of a one-year appointment at Byrn Mawr in 1892-93, Richards spent his career (1890 – 1945) at Penn. The Horace Clark Richards Papers pertains to Richards' involvement in the University of Pennsylvania as a student and as a professor and alumnus.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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Richards, Horace Clark, 1868-1945 Aristophanes, Acharnians Phi Beta Kappa. Delta Chapter. Richards, T. W., (Thomas Webb), 1836-1911 University of Pennsylvania. Dept. of Physics. University of Pennsylvania. General Alumni Society. University of Pennsylvania. Philomathean Society. University of Pennsylvania.
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1943-2015
Creator:
Wernick, Richard, 1934-
Extent: 22 linear feet (53 boxes)
Richard Wernick (born 1934) is an American composer and professor of music composition, working at the University of Pennsylvania from 1968 to 1996. This collection documents Wernick's professional life and includes scores, professional material, concert programs, articles collected by Wernick, recordings of works by Wernick and others, and photographs.
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Richard Wernick papers
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Wernick, Richard, 1934-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1396
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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22 linear feet (53 boxes)
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1943-2015
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Richard Wernick (born 1934) is an American composer and professor of music composition, working at the University of Pennsylvania from 1968 to 1996. This collection documents Wernick's professional life and includes scores, professional material, concert programs, articles collected by Wernick, recordings of works by Wernick and others, and photographs.
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1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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English
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Wernick, Richard, 1934- Penn Contemporary Players‏. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Music. University of Pennsylvania. Wernick, Richard, 1934-
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Audiovisual materials Concert programs Correspondence Reprographic copies Scores Tape reels
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1921-1964
Creator:
Schrecker, Paul, 1889-
Extent: 10 linear feet (11 boxes)
Paul Schrecker (1889-1963) was an Austrian-born philosopher and University of Pennsylvania professor who edited the works of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz from 1929 to 1933 and Nicolas Malebranche from 1934 to 1940. This collection of his professional and personal papers consists of the teaching materials, correspondence, writing, and research materials accumulated throughout his career. This collection is of value to scholars interested in research on Enlightenment philosophers and the culture of 20th century academia.
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Paul Schrecker papers
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Schrecker, Paul, 1889-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 987
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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10 linear feet (11 boxes)
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1921-1964
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Paul Schrecker (1889-1963) was an Austrian-born philosopher and University of Pennsylvania professor who edited the works of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz from 1929 to 1933 and Nicolas Malebranche from 1934 to 1940. This collection of his professional and personal papers consists of the teaching materials, correspondence, writing, and research materials accumulated throughout his career. This collection is of value to scholars interested in research on Enlightenment philosophers and the culture of 20th century academia.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
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English
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Schrecker, Paul, 1889- Bryn Mawr College. Descartes, René, 1596-1650 Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm,‏ ‎Freiherr von, 1646-1716 Malebranche, Nicolas, 1638-1715 New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997). University of Pennsylvania.
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Correspondence Family papers Lecture notes Notebooks Photographs Research notes Writings (document genre)
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1870-1984
(Bulk: 1930-1984)
Creator:
Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984
Extent: 27.5 linear feet (28 boxes)
Otto Edwin Albrecht (1899-1984) was an internationally known music bibliographer and professor of romance languages and musicology at the University of Pennsylvania. This collection documents his professional career and contains extensive information on his research relating to the history of music in Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the location of European music manuscripts in the United States, and his work identifying sources for Répertoire International des Sources Musicales; his work with music organizations including the American Musicological Society and the Music Library Association; and his work at and for the University of Pennsylvania's Music Library.
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Otto Albrecht papers
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Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984
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PUSP.Ms. Coll. 1106
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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27.5 linear feet (28 boxes)
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1870-1984
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1930-1984
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Otto Edwin Albrecht (1899-1984) was an internationally known music bibliographer and professor of romance languages and musicology at the University of Pennsylvania. This collection documents his professional career and contains extensive information on his research relating to the history of music in Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the location of European music manuscripts in the United States, and his work identifying sources for Répertoire International des Sources Musicales; his work with music organizations including the American Musicological Society and the Music Library Association; and his work at and for the University of Pennsylvania's Music Library.
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1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Albrecht, Otto E. (Otto Edwin), 1899-1984 American Musicological Society. International Inventory of Musical Sources (Organization) . Music Library Association. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Music. University of Pennsylvania. Department of Romance Languages. University of Pennsylvania. Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. Friends. University of Pennsylvania. Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. University of Pennsylvania.
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Administrative records Concert programs Correspondence Financial records Receipts (financial records) Research notes School records Writings (documents)
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1943-1952
(Bulk: 1943-1948)
Extent: 6.25 cubic feet
The Naval Training Unit was established at the University of Pennsylvania in the early 1940s as part of the United States mobilization in response to the growing threats of World War II. The Naval Training Unit Records documents the administrative and academic activities of the V-5, V-7, and V-12 Units at the University of Pennsylvania during World War II.
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Naval Training Unit Records
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PU-Ar.UPB 76.4
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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6.25 cubic feet
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1943-1952
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1943-1948
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The Naval Training Unit was established at the University of Pennsylvania in the early 1940s as part of the United States mobilization in response to the growing threats of World War II. The Naval Training Unit Records documents the administrative and academic activities of the V-5, V-7, and V-12 Units at the University of Pennsylvania during World War II.
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1940s 1950s
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1940s
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English
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Navy V-12 Program (U.S.) . United States. Navy . Reserve Officers' Training Corps. United States. Navy. University of Pennsylvania. Naval Flight Preparatory School. University of Pennsylvania.
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1962-1967
Creator:
Greenberg, Moshe
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Moshe Greenberg (1928-2010) was an American Jewish Rabbi, Bible scholar, professor of Oriental Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and professor emeritus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. This collection includes three folders of material that document a very small portion of Greenberg's work at the University of Pennsylvania, including correspondence with J.J. Finkelstein regarding the editing of E.A. Speiser's works; correspondence, proposals, and plans relating to the early days of the Modern Near East Language and Area Center; and correspondence, statistics, and reports of the Humanities Study Group.
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Moshe Greenberg papers
creator
Greenberg, Moshe
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1173
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1962-1967
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Moshe Greenberg (1928-2010) was an American Jewish Rabbi, Bible scholar, professor of Oriental Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and professor emeritus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. This collection includes three folders of material that document a very small portion of Greenberg's work at the University of Pennsylvania, including correspondence with J.J. Finkelstein regarding the editing of E.A. Speiser's works; correspondence, proposals, and plans relating to the early days of the Modern Near East Language and Area Center; and correspondence, statistics, and reports of the Humanities Study Group.
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1960s
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English
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Greenberg, Moshe Finkelstein, J. J. (Jacob J.), 1922-1974 Speiser, E. A. (Ephraim Avigdor), 1902-1965 University of Pennsylvania. Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations. University of Pennsylvania. Middle East Center. University of Pennsylvania.
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Correspondence Reports
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circa 1885-1921
Creator:
Jastrow, Morris, Jr., 1861-1921
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
Morris Jastrow (1861-1921) was a professor of Semitic languages and librarian-in-chief at the University of Pennsylvania from 1885 to 1921. This collection contains lecture notes that likely come from a class taught by Morris Jastrow. These handwritten lecture notes discuss the contents, history and meaning of the Talmud, Hebrew festivals and worship sacrifice.
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Morris Jastrow lecture notes on the Talmud, Hebrew festivals, and worship sacrifice
creator
Jastrow, Morris, Jr., 1861-1921
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1294
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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circa 1885-1921
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Morris Jastrow (1861-1921) was a professor of Semitic languages and librarian-in-chief at the University of Pennsylvania from 1885 to 1921. This collection contains lecture notes that likely come from a class taught by Morris Jastrow. These handwritten lecture notes discuss the contents, history and meaning of the Talmud, Hebrew festivals and worship sacrifice.
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English
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Jastrow, Morris, Jr., 1861-1921 University of Pennsylvania.
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Lecture notes Lectures Manuscripts (document genre)
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1939-1988
Creator:
Smith, Leroy, Jr., 1912-,
Extent: 6 items
LeRoy Smith, Jr. attended the University of Pennsylvania where he received a B.S. in Education from in 1934 and a Masters of Arts Degree in 1943. The collection consists of academic and religious poems written by Smith from his college days throughout the remainder of his life.
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LeRoy Smith, Jr. Papers
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Smith, Leroy, Jr., 1912-,
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UPT 50 S645
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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6 items
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1939-1988
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LeRoy Smith, Jr. attended the University of Pennsylvania where he received a B.S. in Education from in 1934 and a Masters of Arts Degree in 1943. The collection consists of academic and religious poems written by Smith from his college days throughout the remainder of his life.
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Smith, Leroy, Jr., 1912- University of Pennsylvania.
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Poems.
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1996-2016
Creator:
University of Pennsylvania. Kelly Writers House.
Extent: 6 linear feet (6 boxes)
Founded in 1995 by a group of students, faculty, staff and alumni, the Kelly Writers House serves as a center for writers of all kinds from the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia region at large. This collection consists of original recordings of their programs and projects--poetry readings, film screenings, seminars, web magazines, lectures, dinners, radio broadcasts, workshops, art exhibits, and musical performances, the content of which is available at http://writing.upenn.edu/wh/multimedia/medialinks/
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Kelly Writers House recordings
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University of Pennsylvania. Kelly Writers House.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1431
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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6 linear feet (6 boxes)
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1996-2016
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Founded in 1995 by a group of students, faculty, staff and alumni, the Kelly Writers House serves as a center for writers of all kinds from the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia region at large. This collection consists of original recordings of their programs and projects--poetry readings, film screenings, seminars, web magazines, lectures, dinners, radio broadcasts, workshops, art exhibits, and musical performances, the content of which is available at http://writing.upenn.edu/wh/multimedia/medialinks/
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1990s 2000s 2010s
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English
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University of Pennsylvania. Kelly Writers House. University of Pennsylvania. Kelly Writers House. University of Pennsylvania.
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Audiocassettes Audiovisual materials
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