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Milton Harold Weiss
Scrapbook, 1912 - 1915

UPS 2 W434

1 Item
Prepared by Joseph - James Ahern
December 2012

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PROVENANCE

Donated to the University Archives by his granddaughter Susan Weintrob in November 2012 (Accession Number 2012: 067).

 

ARRANGEMENT

The scrapbook is in its original order. The family retained possession of personal photographs.

 

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Milton Harold Weiss was born in September, 1892 in Brooklyn, NY.  He attended Boys' High School in Brooklyn before entering the University of Pennsylvania as a member of the School of Dental Medicine Class of 1915.  While at Penn  he was a member of the New York State Club, the Menorah Society, and the Alpha Omega Fraternity.  He graduated withis D.D.S. in 1916.  He later resided in Hoboken, NJ.  Weiss died on December 15, 1947.

 

SCOPE AND CONTENT

The scrapbook contains images of the University of Pennsylvania during the time of Milton Harold Weiss' attendance.  The majority of the images are from University publications, showing buildings, sporting events, and University activities.  There are also a number of newspaper clippings, and a few original photographs.

 

INVENTORY

Box 1912-1915

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