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Harold B. Erdman Class of 1942 45th Class Reunion, 1987

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Scope and Contents

This scrapbook contains materials on the 45th class reunion, held from May 15-17, 1987. A large amount of the documents are newsletters from the Reunion Committee, photographs of the 1987 reunion, and reunion programs. There are also donation records for the Maurice J. D'Agostino Memorial Scholarship Fund, and a ledger outlining expenses for the 45th reunion. All documents are dated within 1987. Additional material includes a master copy of the class of 1942 alumni directory, a alumni memorial service program, a photocopy of A.G. Dulcan's obituary, a program for the installation of Josiah Bunting III as the 9th headmaster of Lawrenceville, and blank stationary pages for the Class of 1942 24th Reunion.

Dates

  • 1987

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

The Class of 1942 contained about 143 students, and Allan V. Heely was the headmaster at this time. This class graduated just as the United States entered World War II, and many students enlisted in the year following graduation, including Harold B. Erdman.

Harold Buckley Erdman first entered Lawrenceville in 1939 and graduated in 1942. He was a member of the Dramatic Club, the Track & Field team, and a member of Olla Podrida from 1941-1942. His former houses included Raymond and Davidson. After graduating and serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, he earned his Bachelors of Science from Yale University in 1947, and his M.B.A from New York University. Passing away in 2014, he was survived by his wife and 4 children.

Extent

3.55 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Spencer Mooney L. 2013, grandson of Harold B. Erdman

Repository Details

Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository

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Box 6128
2500 Main St.
Lawrenceville 08648 U.S.A. US