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“Selections from memorandums by Sarah Lindsey”

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-125

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the five manuscript volumes of selections from Sarah lindsey's journals. The full title of the manuscripts is “Selections from memorandums by Sarah Lindsey whilst accompany her husband Robert Lindsey on a religious visit to Friends and others in Western Hemisphere including California, Oregon, British Columbia, and the Sandwich Islands, also some of the Meetings of Friends in Australia and Van Van Hierneu Land. For the Use of her Children and Friends." Entries describes travel, places visited, attendance at Quaker meetings, and people met on their travels.


  • 1857-1860


Use Restrictions

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

Biographical note

Sarah Crosland Lindsey (1804-1876) was born in Lancashire in 1804. In 1828, she married Robert Lindsey. She was a Quaker minister, and traveled on a religious visit with her husband from 1857-1861. She died in Worcester on the seventeenth of the third month, 1876.


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Related materials

MC 975.01.042 Robert Lindsey

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Processed by Kara Flynn; completed December 2015.
“Selections from memorandums by Sarah Lindsey,” 1857-1860
Kara Flynn
December 2015
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