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The University of Delaware: A History

Chapter 7 Notes

1. Undated petition in Dill Collection, folder 34.

2. Louise S. Johnson, "A Narration of Many Memories," unpublished memoirs, University Archives, 24, 26.

3. Trustees' minutes, June 15, 1897; June 14, 1898; Mustard's

resolution, undated, in Dill Collection, folder 48.

4. Review 16 (November 1898): 9; 16 (February 1899): 10.

5. Undated petition [probably presented June 18, 1901] to the

trustees from L. K. Bowen et al., in Dill Collection, folder 34.

6. 1903 House Journal, January 6, 1903, 22.

7. Laws of Delaware, 22:655-56; 1905 House Journal, January 13,

1905, 51.

8. Harter to Mr. Knowles, March 9, 1897.

9. Laws of Delaware, 26:257, 259, 261, 264, 266, 772; Harter to

George W. Marshall, February 11, 1909; to Manlove Hayes, February

1, 1909; Every Euening, December 21, 1910.

10. Harter to Charles B. Evans, February 17, 1909.

11. Unidentified clipping of October 1911 in Lewis, Delaware

University Archives, item 1911-55.

12. In Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1909-1.

13. Item headed "Wilmington New Century Club," November 9,

1910, in Emalea P. Warner Scrapbook 1; unidentified clipping of

October 1911 in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1911-55;

Morning News, November 11, 1910; Alice L. B. Tanberg, History and

Background of the Wilmington Branch, American Association of

University Women (1944), 15.

14. Munroe, History of Delaware, 194; Wilmington Morning

News, April 13, 1948.

15. Resolutions in Warner Scrapbook, 1:7.

16. E. P. Warner, "How We Built the Women's College of

Delaware," article for New York Post, in Warner Scrapbook 2; remarks

at Alumnae Banquet, June 4, 1938, in ibid., 4; Passmore, Delaware State

Grange, 73, 90.

17. Warner, remarks of June 4, 1938, Scrapbook 4; trustees'

minutes, January 30, 1912.

18. Harter to Emalea Warner, February 2, 1912, Warner Scrapbook

1; Harter to Raymond Du Hadway, February 6, 1912, in Lewis,

Delaware University Archives, item 1912-24.

19. Warner, remarks of June 4, 1938, in Warner Scrapbook 4.

20. Hayward to Emalea Warner, February 12, 1912, in Warner

Scrapbook 1.

21. Circular of April 6, 1912, in ibid.

22. Trustees' minutes, June 18, 1912; January 28, 1913; Every Evening, June 14, 1912; Emalea P. Warner to club members, April 25,

1912, in Warner Scrapbook 1.

23. Wilmington Morning News, December 10, 1912.

24. Miller to Emalea Warner, January 10, 1913, in Warner Scrapbook 1; 1913 House Journal, 179, 825-27; trustees' minutes,

January 10, 1913.

25. Every Evening, January 25, 1913.

26. Wilmington Evening Journal, March 13, 1913.

27. Circular letter to coworkers, February 25, 1913, in Warner

Scrapbook 1.

28. 1913 House Journal, 387, 698, 899, 900; 1913 Senate Journal,

845, 852, 907, 990, 991, 1023, 1030-31; Every Evening, March 17, 18,

20, 1913; Wilmington Morning News, March 18, 20, and 21, 1913.

29. Emma Evans to Emalea Warner [no date], in Warner Scrapbook

4.

30. Thomas W. Miller to Emalea Warner, March 29, 1913;

Governor Charles R. Miller to same, March 31, 1913, in Warner

Scrapbook 1.

31. 1913 House Journal, 294, 618, 667, 690; 1913 Senate Journal,

829, 844; Laws of Delaware, 28:300-304; Every Evening, February 24,

25, 1913.

32. Laws of Delaware, 27:300-304; copy of deed in University

Archives; trustees' minutes, January 10 and June 17, 1913.

33. Laws of Delaware, 27:311-14; Every Evening, May 21, 1913;

invitation to meeting of commission from Governor Miller, April 11,

1913, in Warner Scrapbook 1.

34. Evening Journal, June 17, 1913; Wilmington Morning News,

Decemher 20, 1913; Winifred J. Robinson, "History of Women's

College, University of Delaware," in H. Clay Reed, ed., Delaware, a

History of the First State (New York, 1947), 2:724.

35. Trustees' minutes, June 17, 1913; President's Report [January

1914], in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1913-35.

36. Harter to Winifred Robinson, November 11, 1913, in Warner

Scrapbook 1.

37. (Battle Creek, Mich.) Enquirer-News, November 22, 1942

(kindness of Vassar College Library); Wilson Lloyd Bevan, History of

Delaware, Past and Present (New York, 1929), 4:455.

38. Winifred Robinson to Emalea Warner, November 25, 1947, in

Warner Scrapbook 4; same to same [December 15, 1918], in ibid. 1;

Enquirer-News, November 22, 1942.

39. Itinerary in Warner Scrapbook 1; Winifred J. Robinson,

"History of the Women's College of the University of Delaware,

1914-1938," Delaware Notes 20 (1947): 21.

40. Unidentified clipping, "Dean Robinson at High School," in

Warner Scrapbook 1.

41. Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes, 20:25-26; Harry

Hayward to Charles B. Evans, April 18, 1914, in Evans Papers 11683.

42. Robinson, "History," Reed, Delaware 2:724; trustees' minutes,

January 21, May [or April] 20, and June 16, 1914; amendment to

by-laws, May 20, 1914, in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item

1914-4b.

43. Robinson, "History," Reed, Delaware 2:724-25.

44. Petitions and press release, May 1902, in Lewis, Delaware

University Archives, item 1902-2-5; Wilmington Morning News, May

15, 17, 19, 1902; trustees' minutes, June 18, 1912; March 17, 1903;

Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 63-64.

45. Petition to Committee on Instruction and Discipline, in Evans

Papers 11291; "A Student" to editor of Sunday Star, February 16, 1912,

clipping in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1912-33; Charles

B. Evans to Preston Lea, February 26, 1912, in Evans Papers 11432;

Harter to Edgar S. Stayer, February 29, 1912, in Lewis, Delaware

University Archives, item 1912-37; trustees' minutes, June 18, 1912.

46. Review 29 (February 1913): 12;29 (May-June 1913): 14;

Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 79-80; Newark Post, May 28, 1913;

Wilmington Morning News, February 24, 1913; Every Evening,

February 24, 1913.

47. Trustees' minutes, June 17, 1913; January 27, 1914;

Wilmington Evening Journal, June 18, 1914.

48. Vallandigham to Walter Hullihen, June 15, 1920, in Lewis,

University of Delaware, 139; Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 81; interview

with Carl J. Rees; Review 30 (February 1914): 13.

49. Wilmington Morning News, February 23, 1914; trustees'

minutes, January 27 and June 16, 1914; Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 80.

50. Trustees' minutes, June 16, 1914.

51. Samuel C. Mitchell, "Aftermath of Appomattox: A Memoir"

(dictated 1942; mimeographed 1954, copy in Morris Library), passim;

Daniel W. Hollis, University of South Carolina: Vol. 2, College to

University, (Columbia, 1956), 242-61.

52. Mitchell, "Aftermath," 173-75.

53. Ibid., 136, 181.

54. Ibid., 179.

55. Marshall to Taft, March 3, and Taft to Marshall, March 9,

1914, in unidentified clipping, Lewis, Delaware University Archives,

item 1914-10, Mitchell, "Aftermath," 179-180.

56. Mitchell, "Aftermath," 174; undated clipping [July 1914] from

Richmond Religious Herald, in Mitchell Papers, Southern Historical

Collection, Chapel Hill, N.C.

57. Newark Post, October 14, 1914. 58. Every Evening, November 25, 1914.

59. Interviews with Helen Baylis, Ruth Bausman, Margaret Cook;

Edwina Long to Emalea Warner [October 1947], in Warner Scrapbook

4.

60. Evening Journal, November 25, 1914; July 24, 1915; trustees'

minutes, June 16 and August 10, 1914.

61. Review 31 (October 1914): 11, 16; 31 (November 1914): 8,20;

Every Evening, November 27, 1914.

62. Mitchell, "Aftermath," 183.

63. Ibid., 184-86.

64. Ibid., 184; trustees' minutes, December 28, 1914.

65. Robert L. Raley, H. Rodney Sharp: Biographical Notes

Marking the 100th Anniversary of His Birth (Winterthur, Del., 1980).

66. Unidentified clippings of January 15 and 16, 1915, in Lewis,

Delaware University Archives, items 1915-3-4.

67. Review 31 (January 1915): 1; 31 (February 1915): 20;

unidentified clipping of January 27, 1915, in Lewis, Delaware University

Archives, item 1915-5; New York Times, November 26, 1935; Earl

Coleman (Princeton archivist) to John A. Munroe, July 9, 1982; (N.Y.)

Daily News Record, November 22, 1935.

68. Wilmington Evening Journal, February 15 and 18, 1915;

trustees' minutes, March 2 and June 8, 1915; P.S. du Pont to Charles B.

Evans and Henry B. Thompson, April 19, 1919, in H. Rodney Sharp

Papers, University Archives.

69. Unidentified clipping of February 21, 1915, in Lewis, Delaware

University Archives, item 1915-13.

70. Review 31 (March 1915): 17; trustees' minutes, June 8, 1915.

71. Trustees' minutes, November 30, 1915; Every Evening,

October 23, 1915; Philadelphia Press, November 25, 1915, clipping in

Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1915-97.

72. Every Evening, November 30, 1915; Mitchell to Henry S.

Pritchett, October 21, 1915, in file 278 of the Carnegie Foundation (New

York), kindness of the Carnegie Corporation.

73. Publicity release of February 13, 1908, in Lewis, Delaware

University Archives, item 1908-1.

74. Philadelphia Press, November 25, 1915; Mitchell, "Aftermath,"

185.

75. Mitchell, "Aftermath," 185; Daniel W. Wood, H. Rodney

Sharp, Sr.: An Appreciation (Newark, 1980), 12.

76. Copies of this brochure are in the Sharp Papers and in Lewis,

Delaware University Archives, item 1917-1.

77. Mitchell "Aftermath," 185.

78. Ibid.

79. Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 87-88; trustees' minutes, March 7,

1916; November 27, 1917; March 5, 1918.

80. Trustees' minutes, June 13, 1916; October 6, 1917; March 5,

1918.

81. Every Evening, November 30, 1915; trustees' minutes, June 8

and November 30, 1915; March 7 and November 28, 1916; unidentified

clipping of September 10, 1916, in Lewis, Delaware University

Archives, item 1916-34; Mitchell, "Aftermath," 138; Robinson,

"History," Delaware Notes, 20:39.

82. Pierre S. du Pont to the trustees, March 29, 1916, in Evans

Papers, 11944; trustees' minutes, May 15, June 13, and November 28,

1916.

83. Trustees' minutes, November 28, 1916; June 8, 1918.

84. Ibid., June 7, 1919.

85. Laws of Delaware, 29:673-78.

86. Lewis, University of Delaware, 186.

87. Joann Moscariello, "`The Pioneers': A Study of the Activities

of the First Class of the Women's College of Delaware, 1914-15" (term

paper, May 1981), 16-18, University Archives.

88. Every Evening, November 29, 1917; Newark Post, December

5 and 19, 1917.

89. Trustees' minutes, June 8, 1918; March 4, 1919; Vallandigham,

Fifty Years, 98-99; "A Book of College Memories," University

Archives; 1918 President's Report, 8-9.

90. Trustees' minutes, June 8 and September 14, 1918.

91. Mitchell, "Aftermath," 198-99; "A Book of Memories."

92. Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 100-102; trustees minutes, March

5, June 8, and November 9, 1918.

93. Trustees' minutes, June 8 and November 9, 1918; November

25, 1919; Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 106-9.

94. Lewis, University of Delaware, 191.

95. Ruth Clendaniel (Mrs. R. 0.) Bausman, oral history transcript,

March 2, 1973, Morris Library.

96. Every Evening, November 25, 1914.

97. Harter to Helena B. Churchill, April 13, 1912, in Lewis,

Delaware University Archives, item 1912-59; Robinson, "History,"

Delaware Notes 20:51.

98. Trustees' minutes, June 13, 1916; matriculation book,

1834-1904, University Archives.

99. Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes 20:35.

100. Mrs. William H. Beacom, "The Delaware State Federation of

Women's Clubs," in Reed, Delaware, a History of the First State, 2:734;

Moscariello, "`The Pioneers,'" 4; Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes

20:65-66; trustees' minutes, June 7, 1919.

101. Every Evening, September 9, 1915; Robinson, "History,"

Delaware Notes 20:39, 62-63.

102. Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes 20:56-57; Moscariello,

"`The Pioneers,'" 5-9, 11, 19; Christine M. Smith, "The Women's

College of Delaware, 1919-1931" (term paper, 1981), 13, University

Archives.

103. 1919 Women's College yearbook; Smith, "The Women's

College of Delaware," 47.

104. Moscariello, "`The Pioneers,'" 12-14; program in Lewis,

Delaware University Archives, items 1916-11, 13, and in Warner

Scrapbook 2; interviews with Margaret Cook, '18, and Marjorie Johnson

Tilghman, '28.

105. "A Book of Memories"; Every Evening, April 3 and

November 7, 1917; Smith, "The Women's College of Delaware," 10-11.

106. Smith, "The Women's College of Delaware," 11-12;

Moscariello, "`The Pioneers,'" 10-11; Robinson, "History," Delaware

Notes 20:60-61.

107. Mitchell, "Aftermath," 189; trustees' minutes, June 8, 1918;

programs in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, items 1918-14, 16.

108. Trustees' minutes, June 8, 1918.

109. H. Rodney Sharp to Winifred J. Robinson, August 5, 1918,

in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1918-21; W. Gary Smith,

"The Landscape Development of the University of Delaware Mall Prior

to 1962" (honors thesis, University of Delaware, 1978), 25-26; Elizabeth

Bootes Clark to George Harter, September 11, 1911, in Lewis, Delaware

University Archives, item 1911-54; trustees' minutes, June 18, 1912;

June 12, 1920.

110. Smith, "Landscape Development," 26-33.

111. Wilmington Evening Journal, September 15, 1915; trustees'

minutes, June 12, 1917; March 5 and November 9, 1918.

112. Trustees' minutes, March 2, 1915; March 7, 1916; June 12,

1917; Mitchell, "Aftermath," 182; E. L. Smith to Charles B. Evans,

May 31, 1917, in Evans Papers, 12138; John M. Wells to Irwin

Greenfield, August 30, 1980, by kindness of Dean Greenfield.

113. Trustees' minutes, March 5, June 8, and November 9, 1918;

March 4, 1919; Mitchell, "Aftermath," 182.

114. Trustees' minutes, March 7, 1916; June 8 and September 14,

1918; Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes 20:31-35, 67.

115. Trustees' minutes, March 6 and June 12, 1917; June 8, 1918;

Alice Tanberg, History and Background of the Wilmington Branch,

American Association of University Women (1944), 33-34.

116. Trustees' minutes, January 28, 1913; Lewis, University of

Delaware, 144, 196; Wells to Greenfield, August 30, 1980.

117. Wilmington Morning News, June 15, 1909; June 20, 1911;

December 19, 1919; June 12, 1920; L. A. Stearns, "Entomology at the

University of Delaware," Delaware Notes 30 (1957): 7, 9; Lewis,

University of Delaware, 126, 134; Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 66.

118. Review, 31 (March 1915): 22; "A Note on Campus

Journalism," Alumni News, May 1934, 28; interview with Samuel

Gwinn.

119. Newark Post, March 18, 1914; Review, 30 (January 1914):

17; 30 (April 1914): 20; 30 (May 1914): 19,20; Hollis, University of

South Carolina, 2:243-44; Every Evening, September 28, 1915;

Delaware College Bulletin, N.S. 10 (September 1915).

120. Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes 20:36-39; trustees'

minutes, November 30, 1915.

121. Mitchell Papers, in Southern Historical Collections, Chapel

Hill, North Carolina (microcopies in University Archives).

122. Frederick J. Kinsman to Mitchell, April 30, 1919; and F.

Bayard Carter to Mitchell, April 1, 1920, in Mitchell Papers.

123. Passim in Mitchell Papers.

124. Stuart McGuire to Mitchell, January 5, 1919, in Mitchell

Papers.

125. Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 104; Robert B. Wolf to Mitchell,

June 20, 1914, in Mitchell Papers.

126. Robinson, "History," Delaware Notes 20:20-21.

127. Wilmington Morning News, December 6, 1919; Hayward to

Evans, December 23, 1919, in Evans Papers, 12309.

128. Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 104; Wilmington Morning News,

December 10, 12, and 13, 1919.

129. Review, December 10, 1919; Wilmington Morning News,

December 16 and 22, 1919; Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 104-5;

Proceedings of the 45th Annual Session of the Delaware State Grange

(1919), 13, 23-24.

130. E. N. Vallandigham to Walter Hullihen, June 15, 1920, in

Walter Hullihen Papers, University Archives; Vallandigham to Hullihen

[June 25], 1920, in Dill Collection, folder C.

131. Broadus Mitchell to John Munroe, January 24 and February

5, 1981, University Archives.

132. W. S. McNeill to Mitchell, December 22, 1919, in Mitchell

Papers; Reuben E. Alley, History of the University of Richmond,

1830-1971 (Charlottesville, 1977), 163; Vallandigham, Fifty Years,

82-86.

133. Vallandigham, Fifty Years, 82-86.

134. Mitchell to H.R. Sharp, November 21, 1918, in Sharp Papers,

folder 4.

135. Smith, "Landscape Development," 14-17.

136. Walter T. Bradley to Sypherd, February 10 and June 7, 1920;

Sypherd to Bradley, April 12, 1920, Lewis, Delaware University

Archives, items 1920-2, 4, 11; Every Evening, November 25, 1919.

137. Review, March 31, 1920; Alley, History of University of

Richmond, 213.

138. F. Bayard Carter to Mitchell, April 1, 1920; H. R. Sharp to

Mitchell, March 29, 1920 (copy also in Sharp Papers); Henry Ridgely to Mitchell, March 29, 1920, in Mitchell Papers.