Special Exhibit to Commemorate the 150th Birthday of Rufus M. JonesSpecial Exhibit to Commemorate the 150th Birthday of Rufus M. Joneshttp://www.haverford.edu/calendar/details/238411Magill Quaker Collection2013-04-26T13:00:002013-04-26T17:00:00
April 26,2013 1:00PM–5:00PM
Magill Quaker Collection
Rufus M. Jones in meeting, ca. 1947
Special Exhibit to Commemorate the 150th Birthday of Rufus M. Jones
Friday, April 26, 1:00-5:00 pm
Saturday, April 27, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
Quaker and Special Collections, Magill Library
Enjoy a unique presentation of materials by and about Rufus Jones that reflect his contributions as a Haverford alumnus and professor, Quaker theologian, and social activist.
Manuscripts and letters will be available for study as well as many photographs. Artifacts from the college archives will demonstrate aspects of college life that are rarely appreciated. Jones’ family vacation photograph albums will yield a better understanding of their personal lives, as well as an interactive family history database. Duplicate books by Rufus Jones will be available for those interested in completing their personal libraries. The film, Rufus Jones: A Luminous Life will also be shown continuously.
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