Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
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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...
Scope and Contents From the Series: Victoria was very involved in documenting the local history of the Southeastern Pennsylvania area where she grew up and lived her entire life - Narberth, Montgomery County. She contributed time, research, and writings to several publications which documented the past of the locales that meant much to her. Victoria also filed applications for the National Register of Historic Places for Narbrook Park. We hold the Centennial Book for Narbrook Park and the following collections of digital...