Tag Archives: President Edward P. Hooker

A Gift to the Archives: A Special Note from “Pansy”

                                       “Pansy’s” envelope advertising Rollins, 1888 We are happy to share this latest addition to the Archives:  an envelope featuring a Rollins … Continue reading

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A Gift to the Archives: Letter from President Edward P. Hooker

         First page of a letter from Pres. Edward P. Hooker, written in September 1886 We are excited to share the news of the latest addition to the Archives:  a letter from Rollins’ first president, Edward P. Hooker, to Prof. Charles … Continue reading

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Rollins’ Other First Graduate

                                         Ida May Missildine (1869-1963), circa 1906 Rollins graduated its first class in 1890, awarding degrees to two students:  Clara Louise … Continue reading

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A Young Professor at Rollins, 1885-86

Prof. Lloyd in 1885 One of the many wonderful letters in our Archives is from William Webster Lloyd (1864-1955), who came to the newly established Rollins College as a young man to teach Greek and Latin and serve as Principal … Continue reading

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