CNN Article on Quirky College Donations Includes 200-Year-Old Clock at Bryn Mawr

Posted March 9th, 2010 at 4:57 pm.

In 1957 Philadelphia physician Florence Chapman Child left Bryn Mawr $50,000 in her will if the school would also agree to take her 150-year-old grandfather clock, reports CNN.com in this article about quirky college donations .

You can see a 1957 story about the bequest in the Free Lance-Star of Federicksburg, Va.

We’re pleased to say that the clock remains well cared for in the president’s office.

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