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Lewis Muhlenberg Haupt Student PhotographsUPX 5 H374

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Summary Information

Prepared by
Joseph-James Ahern
Preparation date
March 2010
Date [inclusive]
1881-1884
Extent
25.0 Items

PROVENANCE

Accession 2004:39, found in Archives.

ARRANGEMENT

Photographs are in original order, alphabetically by class year.

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Lewis Muhlenberg Haupt was born in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on March 21, 1844 – the son of Herman Haupt and Ann Cecilia Keller. Initially enrolling at the University of Pennsylvania in the Class of 1865, he left after his freshman year to attend the U.S. Military Academy, West Point – graduating in 1867. From 1873 until 1892 Haupt was a professor of civil engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. Haupt died in Cynwyd, Pennsylvania on March 10, 1937.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

The album contains carte de visites of 25 individuals from the classes of 1881 – 1884. The majority of portraits are identified, and some have annotations relating to their professional careers after graduation. The first page of the album contains an inscription: Lewis M. Haupt. From his Father U.S.M.A. October 3rd, 1863 to June 1867. Names of all individuals have been checked against the yearbooks of their graduating year. All were Science majors.

Inventory

 

Portraits 

Box

Folder

R I D Ashbridge 81 

 1

 

Geo B. Beale 81 

 1

 

Sam Jameson 81 

 1

 

Edw Lownes 81 

 1

 

Wm A McGonagle 81 

 1

 

S M Perot 81 [Prevost] 

 1

 

H C Smith 81 

 1

 

Sam T Wagner 81 

 1

 

Jno Webster 81 

 1

 

H Deacon 82 

 1

 

C J Hexamer 82 

 1

 

W H Smith 82 

 1

 

W G White 82 

 1

 

Dorsey Ash 83 

 1

 

H B Hirsh 83 

 1

 

H Stadleman 83 

 1

 

unidentified 

 1

 

Gummey ? 

 1

 

E S W Farnum 84 

 1

 

Benj Franklin 84 CE 

 1

 

Geo H Ide 84 

 1

 

F D Jones 84 

 1

 

A E Miller 84 

 1

 

E L Stewardson 

 1

 

W J Thompson ? 

 1