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John Rider Wallis Scrapbook
1906-1909

UPT 50 W214

1.0 Item

Prepared by Joseph-James Ahern

July 2010

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PROVENANCE

Scrapbook acquired from John Rider Wallis in 1972. 

 

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ARRANGEMENT

Scrapbook is in its original order, primarily organized chronologically. 

 

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BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

John Rider Wallis was born on January 4, 1887 in Iowa. He was a member of the 1910 class at the Wharton School. Wallis served as a first lieutenant in the U. S. Army during World War I. He spent most of his life in Iowa, and passed away on August 6, 1985. 

 

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SCOPE AND CONTENT

The John R. Wallis Scrapbook was created during his time at the University of Pennsylvania, and contains newspaper clippings, publications, photographs, travel tickets, and sports items. 

 

Scrapbook page with 3Bursar's receipt for tuition, dormitory and student fees; program for Mme. Nazimova in Hedda Gabler; and football player graphic Scrapbook page with 3 photographs of Woodruff dorm room, 23 Bodine


 

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CONTROLLED ACCESS HEADINGS

Corporate Name(s)

  • University of Pennsylvania. -- General subdivision--Students.;

Genre(s)

  • Scrapbooks.

Subject(s)

  • College students--Miscellanea.--United States

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INVENTORY

 

Scrapbook 

Box

Folder

1906-1909 

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