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Identifier: AWDS
Scope and Contents

This collection is made up of 2 series, awards presented by the college to other community members and various awards given to students, staff and faculty. The Granted by Rosemont series includes documents related to the Cresset Award, the Cornelia Connelly Award and Honorary Degrees.

The Faculty and Staff series includes documents which recognize service and teaching awards for faculty and administrators.

Dates: 1925 - 2015


Identifier: BLDG
Scope and Contents The buildings and grounds collection contains both documents and blueprints relating to the history and construction of all builings on campus as well as some features of the campus grounds. The collection is divided into eight series- arranged according to type of building, feature, or building name. All series contain documents regarding the histories, building specifications, progress photos, financial records and other material. Some series also contain building plans, drawings and...
Dates: 1921-20xx


Identifier: DNHE
Content Description Victoria Donohoe was a graduate of Rosemont College, Class of 1950. She received a Master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and studied abroad in Italy. She also received her teaching certificate and taught art classes at Rosemont while studying for her Master's. Victoria's career as an advocate for the arts spanned her lifetime. Professionally as an art critic for 53 years, Victoria wrote news columns in the Catholic Standard and Times and The Philadelphia Inquirer. We hold...
Dates: ca.1910-2018


Identifier: HIST
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of 6 series, covering early college history, college presidents, college anniversaries, college memorabilia, persons significant to Rosemont College, and scrapbooks created by the early college administration.The 1st series contains documents related to the early history (1921-1968) of Rosemont College. The 2nd series contains the College Journals created by the sisters of SHCJ during their administration of the college, 1921-1969....
Dates: 1921-20xx


Identifier: KIST
Scope and Contents 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.1880-2010


Identifier: PUBS

Publications include: the Cornelian (college yearbook), The Rambler (student newspaper); literary publications from students (various titles); alumni magazines (various titles); student handbooks and course catalogs; departmental publications; calendar of events; Student Government Association; annual reports and more.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1931 - 2011; 1921-20xx


Identifier: SHCJ
Abstract This collection provides a very basic history and background information on the Society of the Holy Child Jesus. While more detailed historical information can be found at the SHCJ archives (in fact many items in this collection are duplicates of those at the SHCJ archives) coverage in this collection is more about the relationship of the Society to Rosemont College and its founding.Material in this collection is organized in four series. The first includes copies of letters...
Dates: 1835 - 2015


Identifier: STLA

This collection features documents which promote major Student Life activities such as Founder's Day, Family Weekend, Drama and Jest and Gesture productions, Athletics, Clubs and Student Government Association. Items include flyers, scripts, posters, sports rosters and results, programs, pamphlets and more.

Dates: 1921 - 2015


Identifier: SPEC

This collection contains material not connected to Rosemont College. The collection mostly contains memorbillia, objects, or ephemeral items and are cataloged as discreet collections.

Dates: ca. 1910-1959

Office and Department Files

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-001

Administrative Offices, Programs, and Departments at Rosemont College are documented by a wide range of records which reflect the goals, organization, activities, and staffing of these units. These records are arranged by the name of each office. Materials date from circa 1921 to the present and include reports, minutes, correspondence, subject files, event flyers, publications, surveys, statistics, questionnaires, audiocassettes, and photographs.

Dates: 1926 - 2015

Office of the President

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-01
Scope and Contents

The Office of the President Record Group houses papers, correspondences, historical information, photographs, and memorabilia of president’s at Rosemont College. The record group is broken up by President, chronologically, with appropriate sub-series if needed.

Dates: 1921-202x

Women's Sacred Music Project

Identifier: WSMP
Dates: 1900