Scope and Contents
This collection contains items collected by Thomas L Hartshorn, and his father C. Burton Hartshorn during Thomas’ time at Lawrenceville School 1945-1949. A large part of the collection are Fundraising items sent to C. Burton Hartshorn soliciting funds for the Campus Development Fund as well as the Fathers Association. Also included are items relating to Thomas L. Hartshorn such as his Numerals Award Certificate, newpaper clippings, and event programs.
- 1945 - 1949
Conditions Governing Access
Single photocopies and digital photographs may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Archivist. Researchers are responsible for determining any other copyright questions.
Biographical / Historical
Thomas Lewis Hartshorn was born in Poughkeepsie, New York on December 17, 1930. He came to Lawrenceville in 1945 and graduated in 1949. At Lawrenceville Thomas participated in many sports but excelled in Baseball where he earned in Numerals and Wrestling where he earned a Minor and Major L. He was also a good student earning Mid-Year Honors Averages in 1949. After Leaving Lawrenceville, he attended Dartmouth University. Thomas' Father was C. Burton Hartshorn, born around 1896, He owned the Poughkeepsie Buick Company.
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Language of Materials
Collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
All items were donated to the Stephan Archives by Sue Hartshorn
Much of this collection are copies of original documents. The original documents were contaminated with mold and other contaminates and it was not possible to clean them. Digitial copies of the original were made and are available in Preservica and a backup portable hard drive.
- Athletics Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Automobiles Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Baseball Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Fundraising Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Glee Club Subject Source: Local sources
- Hartshorn, C. Burton
- Hartshorn, Thomas Lewis
- Heely, Allan Vanderhoef
- High schools -- Alumni and alumnae Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hlavacek, Lawrence
- Lawrenceville School Fathers Association Subject Source: Local sources
- Poughkeepsie Buick Company
- Wrestling Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hartshorn Collection Finding Aid
- In Progress
- Stephanie Eder
- 2018 March
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
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Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository
2500 Main St.
Lawrenceville 08648 U.S.A. US