Lawrenceville School -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 76 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This material was collected by Carleton B. Riker, Jr. and documents his involvement with The Lawrenceville School after his graduation in 1940. The bulk of the Carleton B. Riker, Jr. Lawrentiana Collection consists of material pertaining to the Lawrenceville School class of 1940. Documents include correspondence, reunion programs, memorials, obituaries, and class notes. Also included are miscellaneous Lawrenceville School printed material such as annual reports and reports on alumni fund...
Dates: 1939 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1998 - 2007
Scope and Contents The Charles Saxon Parents Day Cartoon Collection consists of six original cartoons drawn by Saxon, each with a humorous take on Parents Day at The Lawrenceville School. The cartoons were drawn in 1963.
Scope and Contents The School Calendars Collection consists of blank student handbooks, date books, and calendars that are distributed to students for the purpose of planning their school day. The run begins in the early 20th century and runs through present day.
Dates: 1903 - 2017
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials from Serles' time at Lawrenceville. His schoolwork-- completed assignments and extracurricular activity information-- make up the bulk of the collection. It also includes some correspondence. The items in the collection range in date from 1923 to 1932.
Dates: 1923 - 1932
Scope and Contents The Samuel R. Slaymaker II Papers document the history of the creation of his book Five Miles Away: The Story of The Lawrenceville School. Documents cover both the research and writing process. Of particular interest is correspondence detailing the origins of the project and feedback from school administration and alumni that Slaymaker received prior to publication.
Dates: 1981 - 1985
Scope and Contents The bulk of the song books collection consists of The Lawrenceville School Song Book and Songs for Coffee. Most of the song books include only lyrics. Songs in the song books include school songs, fight songs, traditionals, old standards, and some original music written for school shows.
Dates: 1892 - 1999
Scope and Contents The bulk "Step By Step Since 1810" and Early School History Collection consists of research material and drafts of a timeline of historic moments in the history of The Lawrenceville School. Included are originals and photocopies of material documenting the School's early history. Items of note include documents detailing costs and expenses and correspondence and reminiscences detailing day-to-day operations and activities in the School's early years. The project began in the early-1930s and was...
Dates: 1819 - 1976
Scope and Contents The Clubs Collection was created by the Stephen archives to house items related to student-run clubs. The collection includes documents related to student clubs including posters, membership lists, programs, and correspondence.
Dates: 1900 - 2011
Scope and Contents This Collection includes most incranations of the Lawrenceville Student Directory and Photo dirctories including: The Lawrenceville School Directory, Student Directory, Student Photo Index, Faces in the Crowd, Facebook, and Lawrenceville Community. Most directories contain Students Name, Address, Phone Number, and Parents Names. Newer directories also include Photos, email addresses, and georgraphic directories.
Dates: 1907 - 2010
Scope and Contents The T. Dean Swift Papers consists of drafts for a James C. Mackenzie biography and research materials used during the writing process. The research materials consist of Mackenzie correspondence and writings.
Dates: 1883 - 1933
Scope and Contents The Gerrish Thurber Papers consist largely of correspondence created during Thurber's tenure as librarian and reflect the day-to-day activities conducted during the course of library business. Items of note include correspondence between Thurber and librarians from other secondary schools and colleges and universities. Also included are materials documenting the history of major gifts to library and the John Dixon Library building.
Dates: 1914 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1982
Scope and Contents The Henry S.M. Uhl Lawrentiana Collection consists of Lawrenceville School-related material collected by Henry Uhl and the Uhl family. The collection documents Henry Uhl's time at Lawrenceville and his subsequent relationship with the school after his graduation. Documents include awards and honors, text of addresses, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and Lawrenceville School publications.
Dates: 1907 - 1997
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to various community service and volunteer opportunities on campus, namely the Lawrenceville School Camp. The bulk of the collection consists of materials pertaining to the camp, including camp cards that evaluate individual participants and itineraries that provide a look at camp life. Also included are summaries of the camp's history and finances; minutes and reports; and a map of the camp grounds. The collection also contains materials related to...
Dates: 1904 - 2010
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents The Thornton Wilder collection consists of material created by Wilder during his time at Lawrenceville and material about Wilder that was created posthumously. Notable documents include correspondence with Head Master Abbott, various school administrators, and the Wilder family, an article Wilder wrote about The Lawrenceville School, and pages from an Our Town manuscript that he donated to the school.
Dates: 1921 - 2012
Scope and Contents The bulk of the Woman's Club of Lawrenceville Records consists of a lengthy run of meeting minutes. The run covers 1895 through 1990. Also included are founding documents and constitutional revisions, numerous programs for club events, and documents pertaining to club anniversaries and scholarships for students
Dates: 1895 - 2017