High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 15 text:
Richard Davenport Harlan
Richard Davenport Harlan was born November 14. 1859, at livansf
ville. Indiana. He was prepared for college at the Boys' High School
of Louisville, Kentucky. and in 1881 was graduated from Princeton I'ni-
versity, as valedictorian of his class. In 1884 he received the degree of
M. A. from the same institution, He was a member of the Princeton
chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. After taking the full course at the Prince-
ton Theological Seminary, which course he completed in 1885. he
remained there a year, studying and teaching. He was ordained by the
Presbytery of New York in 1886 and in the same year became pastor of
the HOld First" Presbyterian church of New York City. where he
remained until ISQO. The two years following were spent in theological
study at the University of Berlin and in travel. In 1894. having returned
to America, Mr. Harlan was called to the Third Presbyterian church of
Rochester. New York in which pastorate he remained for seven years.
He received from his Alma Mater the degree of IJ. ll. in -lune IQO2,
and in IQOI had been unanimously chosen by the Board of Trustees to
be president of Lake Forest College.
Since his arrival in Lake Forest. President Harlan has won the
esteem of the people of the community and the respect of both faculty
and students. His efforts to place Lake Forest in the front rank of
western colleges have been untiring and have contributed greatly to the
steady advancement, which all friends of the college are watching with
the greatest interest and pride.
In IQO4 President Harlan received the degree of LL. ll. from Union
Page 14 text:
il-ISIIJICX 1' RICHARIV llAYlCNI'l7li'l' HARL.-KN, D
Page 16 text:
Arranged in order of Appointment
Joux J. H.x1.s1:Y, is 0 n
. Was graduated from Chicago Cniversity in ISTO. Instructor
in Chicago University 1870-71. Received the degree of M.
A. from Chicago in '73, and I,I,.D. from Centre College in
'97, Professor of Political Science and English at Lake
Forest College 1878-89. Il. R. Pearson Professor of Politi-
cal and Social 8cience since 1889. Acting President. 1896-
97. llean of Faculty. 1899-1901. Un leave of absence as
Acting Head ot lbepartnient of liconornics, Leland Stanford.
lr. I'nix'ersity, IQOI-O2. liditorial writer for the Inter
tlcean, ISSO-52. Historical Reviewer forthe Dial, 1887-06.
.XRTHCR CHIJIAN Il,-XWSUN
Was graduated from Swarthmore College in 1880. Spent
two years abroad at Paris and Hanover in study of Modern
Languages. Foreign correspondent for Christian Cnion,
New York Tribune, Chicago Tribune and other papers, ISSO-
82. Assistant Professor of Frenclr and German, Swarthmore
College, 188:-84. Resigned professorship and engaged in
advanced study and literary work, 1884-85. Acting Profes-
sor, and later. Harwood Professor of Modern I,anguages at
lleloit College, 1885-87. Professor of French and German
at l,ake Forest College, 1887-95. Professor of French since
1893. Registrar of l,ake Forest College 1899-05.
Suggestions in the Lake Forest College - Forester Yearbook (Lake Forest, IL) collection:
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.