Finding more about a grandfather

Finding more about a grandfather
Rob Sieczkiewicz
March 1, 2013

Recently the Archives was contacted by the granddaughter of alumnus Charles E. Dougherty '23, who found his Drexel diploma in some family papers.  "On a whim," she writes, "I decided to look at your archives online. Imagine my surprise to see him in the photo."

Mr. Dougherty earned a diploma in Civil Engineering from Drexel's Evening School.  He is, according to his granddaughter, "the dapper gentleman in the lower right corner" of the photo.  Here's a closer look:

Here's a call to the Drexel community: do you have any ancestors who went to Drexel?  Let us know!