Walter Penn Shipley scrapbooks

Walter Penn Shipley was a local Philadelphia chess talent who assisted in the writing and compiling of Gustavus C. Reichhelm's book, Chess in Philadelphia… Four volumes of chess scrapbooks including tournament records, accounts of games, with individual scores, photographs, portraits of local...

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Main Author: Shipley, Walter Penn b. 1860 (Creator)
Collection:Walter Penn Shipley Scrapbooks
Collection Number:2144
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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100 1 |a Shipley, Walter Penn  |d b. 1860  |e creator 
245 1 |a Walter Penn Shipley scrapbooks  |f 1892-1935 
300 |a 1.0 Linear feet  |f 1 linear feet, 5 volumes 
520 |a Walter Penn Shipley was a local Philadelphia chess talent who assisted in the writing and compiling of Gustavus C. Reichhelm's book, Chess in Philadelphia… Four volumes of chess scrapbooks including tournament records, accounts of games, with individual scores, photographs, portraits of local and international chess players, cartoons and newspaper clippings. Vols. l and 2 are extra-illustrated copies of Reichhelm's book, Chess in Philadelphia... (Phila., G.C. Reichhelm, c. 1898). Collection also includes a folder of loose manuscripts and photographs. 
541 1 |a Gift of Walter and Thomas Penn Shipley, Jrs. and Anne Emlen Shipley Hatfield.; 1977 acquired 
650 7 |a Chess--Philadelphia--19th century  |2 Local sources 
650 7 |a Chess--Philadelphia--20th century  |2 Local sources 
650 7 |a Scrapbooks  |2 Local sources 
852 |a The Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Walter Penn Shipley Scrapbooks  |l 2144