UA-RG-01/ UA-RG-15 . Faculty, Staff, and Alumni Papers and Collections
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Collection on Rachel Carson
Edna McKee-Houston Scrapbooks
Eleanor Harbison Bream Letters and Diary
Eleanor Harbison was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. In 1931 she began her studies at The Pennsylvania College for Women (PCW), now Chatham University.
Elizabeth Corey Wallis Papers
Elizabeth Corey Wallis attended the Pennsylvania College for Women from 1924-1928. She was involved in many organizations at P.C.W. and these activities are documented in this collection.
Jerry L. Caplan Papers
Jerry L. Caplan was a professor of art at Chatham College from 1959 until 1988. He taught a variety of art courses including oil painting, design, drawing, ceramics, and sculpture, the latter being his primary subject. Caplan was the innovator of pipe sculpture, a technique in which industrial clay pipes are shaped, cut, and joined to form artworks. In his personal time, Caplan taught workshops for pipe sculptures, raku, and ceramics across the United States and around the world.
John W. Cummins Papers
Kathryn Watkins Strouss Diaries and Other Material
Laberta Dysart Papers
This collection mainly contains the working manuscripts of Chatham College: The First Ninety Years. Within the collection is also the Centennial Award received by Dysart, a retirement book, and a portrait photograph of Dysart.
Martha J. Crandall Scrapbook
Virginia Sager Papers
Virginia Ann Sager attended the Pennsylvania College for Women from 1944 – 1948 as a day student. She was the first woman in her family to receive a college education. The Virginia Sager Collection spans her time at the Pennsylvania College for Women.