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Matlack family commonplace books

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-053

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of two volumes of the commonplace books of the Matlack family, both of which largely focus on Elias Hicks.

Dates

  • Undated

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical information

The owners of these commonplace books are unknown, though the Matlack family was a prominent Quaker family in the Philadelphia area during the 18th-19th centuries.

Extent

0.14 Linear Feet (3 volumes)

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC 1120 Matlack family papers
  • MC 975.01.044 Mordecai Matlack diaries
  • MC 975.03.024 Tamar Matlack commonplace book
  • MC 975.03.036 Ann Roberts Stackhouse commonplace book
  • MC 975.07.115 Asa M. Stackhouse manuscripts
  • MC 975.08.017 Matlack family financial records
  • MC 975.10.006 Matlack family genealogy
  • MC 975.11.033 Matlack family notebooks

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed November 2015.
Title
Matlack family commonplace book, 1820-1823
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
November 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

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