Finding Aid

John Rider Wallis Scrapbook

UPT 50 W214

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Summary Information

Prepared by
Joseph-James Ahern
Preparation date
July 2010
Date [inclusive]
1906-1909
Extent
1.0 Item

PROVENANCE

Scrapbook acquired from John Rider Wallis in 1972.

ARRANGEMENT

Scrapbook is in its original order, primarily organized chronologically.

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.

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.

Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
University of Pennsylvania. — General subdivision–Students.;
Genre(s)
Scrapbooks.
Subject(s)
College students–Miscellanea.–United States

Inventory

 

Scrapbook 

Box

Folder

1906-1909 

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