Class of 1889, Harvard College, Twenty-Fifth Anniversary 1889-1914, SeventhReport of the Class Secretary. First Edition

By: Harvard University) PRESCOTT, Oliver POTTER, Alfred Claghorn

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(Harvard University). Class of 1889, Harvard College, Twenty-Fifth Anniversary 1889-1914, Seventh Report of the Class Secretary. (Boston : Printed by Cockayne), June, 1914. First Edition. Pp (2),1-664,(2) + campus map (opp. p.161). Illustrated with b&w photos thoughout. Thick 8vo, maroon cloth, giltlettering to front board and spine. Contents: The Class of Eighty-Nine; In Memoriam; The Class, 1889-1914; Temporary Members; Marriages by Years; Unm arried Members; Married Men Classified by Number of Children; Deaths by Years; Eighty Nine Sons of Harvard Fathers; Harvard Sons of Eighty Nine Fathers; Eighty Nine in the Public Service; Eighty Nine in the Colleges; Eighty Nine by Occupations; Geographical Distribution [including L.M. Jewett of Saint John, New Brunswick, G.M. Butters of Montreal, and W.H. Butters of Calgary]; Class Vital Statistics; Comparative Vital Statistics of Six College Classes; Class History in Undergraduate Days [e.g. June 12, 1886. '89 defeatsYale '89 in baseball at New Haven, 8 - 7 (having won the first game at Cam bridge 11 - 4/ the first Freshman Class to win both games. -- March 28,1888. Trial trip of firstelectric car to run to Cambridge, &c, &c; Scholarship Record; Athletic Record: Rowing - Baseball - Football - Lacrosse - Track Athletics ; Class Characteristics in 1889; Harvard Education 1885-1889 : As Viewed by the Harvard Lampoon; Specimen Examination Papers; "The Harvard Guide Book" by Oliver Prescott '89; Class History since Graduation; The Class Baby; The Class Gate; Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration; "The Changes atHarvard in Twenty-FiveYears (1889-1914)" by Alfred Claghorn Potter; "Histo ry of the Class Fund and Financial Report of the Class Treasurer" by Herbert Henry Darling; Class Day Parts; Class Lives (pp.227-653, including IrvingBabbitt, Collier Cobb, Charles Emerson Curry, yacht designer, John Pierpon t Morgan, Jr, Frank Lincoln Olmsted, George Andrew Reisner, Egyptologist; Charles Warren, George Wentworth of the Saint Paul, Minnesota and Manitoba Railroad, but no Titanic victims); Class Addresses. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Light spotting to endpapers, else very good, with erratum slip at p.483. 60.00

Title: Class of 1889, Harvard College, Twenty-Fifth Anniversary 1889-1914, SeventhReport of the Class Secretary. First Edition

Author Name: Harvard University) PRESCOTT, Oliver POTTER, Alfred Claghorn

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Cockayne, Boston, 1914,:

Seller ID: 110882

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