Pete Bennett Fox Hunting Collection

A set of 10 scrapbooks and miscellaneous loose items relating to fox hunting and the activities of the major hunt clubs in the Chester/Delaware County region. Among the clubs documented are the Brandywine Hounds, the Rose Tree Hunt, the Pickering Hunt, the West Chester Hunt, the Cheshire Hunt, the R...

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Contributors: McNeil, Collin F. (Donor (dnr))
Collection:Pete Bennett Fox Hunting Collection
Collection Number:4379
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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Physical Description: 3.3 Linear feet 3 cartons, 1 flat box
Summary: A set of 10 scrapbooks and miscellaneous loose items relating to fox hunting and the activities of the major hunt clubs in the Chester/Delaware County region. Among the clubs documented are the Brandywine Hounds, the Rose Tree Hunt, the Pickering Hunt, the West Chester Hunt, the Cheshire Hunt, the Radnor Hunt, the Maryland Hunt, and the Whitemarsh Hunt. The scrapbooks contain clippings, photographs, event programs, flyers, lists, fixture cards, and other ephemera. Among the loose items are photos; race program booklets of various area hunt and events, 1940s-1990s; fixture cards, 1950s-1980s; hound list booklets; a large number of clippings, 1990s-2010s; some original correspondence. There is also an original MFHA 1968 printed map of showing the hunt territories in PA and NJ.