Swarthmore History Articles
photo courtesy Friends' Historical
A sporadic series of articles, mostly written for The Phoenix
- The Great Fire
- Trotter Hall: The Story of a Building
- The Cunningham Building: Swarthmore's Other Observatory
- Swarthmore's Fraternities in their Heydey
- The Strange History of the Temple of the Book and Key
Campus Which Never Was Written for the Alumni
- Swarthmore and the Chinese Navy
- The First Admission of Negro Students to Swarthmore
- How WSRN began
and the National Student Association Written for the Alumni Bulletin.
- The Crisis of 1969
- How Co-ed Housing came to Swarthmore
- Overcrowding at Swarthmore Written by
Dave Mimno, with help from me.
- The Ashton House Community Housing Project Written by Dave Mimno, with
help from me.
- The History of the "Screw your Roomate" Dance
- The Largest Room in Parrish Written by Elisabeth Newcomb, with help from
- Vanished Buildings
- About these articles
Unless otherwise noted, I researched and wrote these pieces.
Comments? email me!
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