Chase, Thomas, 1827-1892

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Thomas Chase was the son of Anthony and Lydia (Earle) Chase of Worcestor, Ma. He began teaching philosophy, classical and English literature at Haverford College in 1855 and was named president in 1875. In 1885 he resigned due to failing health. He served on the American Committee for the revision of the Bible from 1881-1894.

From the description of Papers, 1843-1947 (bulk 1843-1892). (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 26445069

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referencedIn Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866. Letterbooks, 1789-1866 Houghton Library
creatorOf Chase, Thomas, 1827-1892. Letters to Horace Howard Furness, 1887-1892. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Letters sent to Cornelius Conway Felton from various correspondents, 1849-1860. Houghton Library
referencedIn Oldroyd, Osborn H. (Osborn Hamiline), 1842-1930. Collection, f 1880-1882. Lincoln Memorial University Library, Carnegie-Vincent Library
referencedIn Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. Papers, ca.1845-1908 Houghton Library
creatorOf Chase, Thomas, 1827-1892. Letter. 13 Sept[embe]r 1881, Haverford, Pa. to [Edward Y. Hartshorne]. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Chase, Thomas, 1827-1892. [Letter, 1875]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Class Book, 1848-1899 Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Bright, John, 1811-1889. Letter : Sept[ember] 28. [18]84, Rochdale, [Eng.], to Thomas Chase, Haverford. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (bulk 1820-1888) Houghton Library
creatorOf Chase, Thomas, 1827-1892. Correspondence with Henry Charles Lea, 1882. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Woolsey family papers, 1750-1969 (bulk 1811-1921) Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Cartland family papers, 1823-1913. Houghton Library
referencedIn Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874. Correspondence, 1829-1874 Houghton Library
creatorOf Coates, Henry T. (Henry Troth), 1843-1910. A history of Haverford College for the first sixty years of its existence: letters to Henry T. Coates, 1888-1892 [manuscript] Haverford College Library
creatorOf Chase, Thomas, 1827-1892. Papers, 1843-1947 (bulk 1843-1892). Haverford College Library
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn E. E. Wilson Papers, 1838-1961, 1850-1961 Oregon State University Archives
referencedIn Chase family. Papers, c. 1787-c. 1915. Gadsden Public Library
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associatedWith Bettle, Edward, 1841-1912. person
associatedWith Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905. person
associatedWith Bright, John, 1811-1889. person
associatedWith Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861. person
associatedWith Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. person
correspondedWith Cartland family. family
associatedWith Chase, Alice Cromwell, ca. 1837-1882. person
associatedWith Chase, Caroline, b. 1868? person
associatedWith Chase family. family
associatedWith Chase, Lucy, 1822-1901. person
associatedWith Cooke, Josiah Parsons, 1827-1894. person
associatedWith Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926. person
associatedWith Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862 person
associatedWith Garrett, Alfred Cope, 1867-1946. person
associatedWith Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908. person
associatedWith Gummere, Francis Barton, 1855-1919. person
associatedWith Hartshorne, Edward Yarnall, 1861-? person
associatedWith Harvard College (1780- ). Class of 1848. corporateBody
associatedWith Haverford College corporateBody
associatedWith Hodgkin, Thomas, 1831-1913. person
associatedWith Jones, Richard Mott, 1843-1917. person
associatedWith Kimber, Thomas, 1825-1890. person
associatedWith King, Francis T., 1817-1891. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Magill, Edward Hicks, 1825-1907. person
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
correspondedWith Oldroyd, Osborn H. (Osborn Hamiline), 1842-1930. person
associatedWith Rhoads, James E. (James Evans), 1828-1895. person
associatedWith Rosengarten, J. G. (Joseph George), 1835-1921. person
associatedWith Sampson, Alden, 1853-1925. person
associatedWith Schaff, Philip, 1819-1893. person
associatedWith Scull, Edward Lawrence, 1846-1884. person
associatedWith Smith, Clement Lawrence, 1844-1909. person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Stuart, George, 1831-1897. person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Thomas, James Carey, 1833-1897. person
associatedWith Updegraff, David B., 1830-1894. person
associatedWith Wilson, E. E. (Eddy Elbridge), 1869-1961 person
associatedWith Woolsey family. family
associatedWith Woolsey family. family
associatedWith Woolsey family. family
associatedWith Yarnall, Ellis, 1817-1905. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Haverford PA US
Cambridge MA US
Worcester MA US


Birth 1827

Death 1892






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