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Kistler, Bertha C. (née Kaul), 1883-1952

 Person

Rosemont Honorary Degree, 1933, LITT.D.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

BOX 1: FAMILY MEMENTOS [1/2], ca.1860-2008

 Box — Box: KIST:1, Object: Nos. 1-6 [six total]
Identifier: KIST:1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Kistler family of Sedgwick and Bertha (née Kaul) is inextricably connected to many aspects of Rosemont College's past and future. Initially the Kistlers strived to turn the personal tragedy of losing their only child at a young age into a gift for future generations of Rosemont students. In 1925 the Kistlers and the college’s second president, Mother Mary Ignatius Carroll, met and discussed a college library to be built in honor of their lost child, Gertrude. Throughout the years the...
Dates: ca.1860-2008