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Edward Rhoads correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-155

Scope and Contents

The letters are from Rhoads' parents (Samuel and Anne Gibbons Rhoads), Thomas Chase, Josiah Forster, Anna Harrison, Sophie and John Pease, Elisabeth and Henry Crosfield, William Pepper, M.A. and William Longstreth, James Carey Thomas, Yarnall family and others and generally offer friendly regard.

Dates

  • 1865-1871

Creator

Use Restrictions

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

Biographical note

Edward Rhoads (1841-1871) was the son of Samuel and Anne Gibbons Rhoads. He graduated from Haverford College in 1859 and received his M.D. from University of Pennsylvania in 1863, then served as physician at the Pennsylvania Hospital. A Quaker, he refused to fight in the Civil War. He was a member of several Philadelphia societies and was a manager of Haverford College from 1868 until his death in 1871.

Extent

0.22 Linear Feet

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related materials

MC.950.192 Edward Rhoads papers

Processing Information

Processed by Mary A. Crauderueff; completed March 2016.

Creator

Title
Edward Rhoads correspondence, 1865-1871
Author
Mary A. Crauderueff
Date
March 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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