Skip to main content

Silver, Edith Wistar Stokes



  • Existence: 1873 - 1949

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Hannah Bacon Evans letters

Identifier: HC.MC-1252
Overview The letters of Hannah Bacon Evans (1839-1939) are written almost exclusively to her niece, Edith Wistar Stokes Silver (1873-1949), offering a picture of the life of an unmarried Quaker woman in Philadelphia in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Also letters to other family members, primarily on family life, but also missionary work and other topics. The letters have been transcribed.
Dates: 1888-1925