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Title O'Neil Scrapbook of News Articles on Cedar Grove and Arboretum History 1928-1970
Object ID 2013.9.9
Object Name Scrapbook
Scope & Content From Estate to University - O'Neil scrapbook of original newspaper and magazine clippings, postcards and publications on Cedar Grove compiled by J. O'Neill. Most clippings are before 1932 detailing Lydia's bequest to the City of Philadelphia, the Arboretum grist mill, Springfield Mills. Later clippings include Dr. Wherry, Dr. Goddard, correspondence with Mrs. Solis-Cohen.
Includes:
- Article from The Pennsylvania Museum Bulletin, Vol. XXIII, No. 118, February 1928, pp. 12 with photographs
- Articles from Public Ledger - Philadelphia, January 1928
- Articles from The Philadelphia Record, January 1928
- Aricles from The Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, January 1928
- Articles from The Philadelphia Inquirer, January 1928
- Articles from Art Digest
- Articles from The Museum News, February 1928
- Articles from The Corn Exchange, 1928
- Articles from November 1933
- Article from The Evening Bulletin, 1960, regarding grist mill on Arboretum property, bought by William Streeper 1761, bought by John Piper 1789, acreage added in 1846.
- Article from The Ambler Gazette, 1961, regarding grist mill and other mills around Flourtown
- Article from Germantown Courier, July 1958, regarding Edgar T. Wherry
- Article from The Philadelphia Inquirer, October 1961, regarding Dr. David Goddard
- Article from The Evening Bulletin, May 1967, Edgar T. Wherry, included color photo
- Article regarding Arboretum azaleas, May 1970
- Letter to Mrs. Leon Solis-Cohen, Jr. regarding Survey Book Record of insurance survey on Cedar Grove, from Dr. Margaret B. Tinkcom, Historian, City of Philadelphia, dated July 19, 1962. Pos. regarding L S-C's article in Antiques magazine.
- Postcard to Mrs. Leon Solis-Cohen regarding photographs, from G., 1962

Date 1928-1933 to 1970
People Chen, James
Chen, Keith
Eiseley, Loren
Goddard, David Rockwell
O'Neil, James
Piper, John
Solis-Cohen, Jr., Mrs. Leon
Streeper, Hannah
Streeper, William
Tinkcom, Dr. Margaret B
Wherry, Edgar T
Creator O'Neil, J.
Collection Compton collection
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1930