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Letter to W.H. Acton Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 12
Level of Description


  • 1895 November 12 (label)


  • Scope and Contents

    Original letter and one typed transcript. Written in Philadelphia. Offers advice on basic New Church school management and instruction issues. Discusses reorganization of the (Academy) Corporation and proposed changes (possible improvements to) the Academy's financial affairs. Mentions the school's (Academy) proposed relocation to the country (Bethayres/Bryn Athyn), the new buildings being built there, staying in Glenview, the Chicago School and the publication "University Currant" (?Urbana, Ohio). Individuals mentioned: Mr. Whitehead, Mr. Sewall, Mr. Burnham, Mr. Paul Synnestvedt, Mr. Glenn, Mr. Pendleton, Mrs. Benade and Mrs. Acton.