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

 Person

Rosemont Honorary Degree, 1933, LITT.D.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

BOX 1: FAMILY MEMENTOS [part 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 a 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

ITEM 1: Kistler Honor Society Logbook, 1927 - 1951

 Item — Container: Location: 1.2E.4
Identifier: KIST:1.1
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 a 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: 1927 - 1951