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Carter Nash correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-134

Scope and Content note

This collection contains the letters of Carter Nash, an inmate of a federal correctional institution, to Special Collections at Haverford College, regarding his religious beliefs and requests for books, written from 1999 to 2000. Eventually, this correspondence led to the publication of a September 2000 column in the journal Quaker Life. A copy of the column is also included.

Dates

  • 1999-2000

Creator

Use Restriction

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

Biographical note

Carter Nash (dates unknown), a Quaker and member of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, was serving a two-year prison sentence for an unknown crime in Unit G of Federal Correctional Institution Texarkana in Texarkana, Texas during the time in which he conducted this correspondence, from 1999 to 2000.

Extent

1 folders

Language

English

Acquisition

The Carter Nash correspondence was donated to Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford College, in 2000 by Carter Nash.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed February 2016.

Creator

Title
Carter Nash correspondence, 1999-2000
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
February 2016
Description rules
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Script of description
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Language of description note
English

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