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Mary Howell Swett papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1001-B

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of the papers of Mary Howell Swett, which include lists of places she visited and one volume of financial information.

Dates

  • 1797-1820

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Mary Howell Swett (1739-1821) was born circa 1739 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Jacob Howell. Swett was a minister, and lived at Haddonfield, New Jersey. In 1762, she married Benjamin Swett. From 1797 to 1801, Swett accompanied Charity Cook on her religious visit to Europe. Mary Swett died in 1821.

Extent

0.27 Linear Feet

Language

English

Overview

This collection contains the papers of Mary Howell Swett, and includes lists of places she visited and one volume of financial information.

Acquisition

See item notes.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed December, 2015.
Title
Mary Howell Swett papers, 1797-1820
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
December, 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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