Henry H. Albertson collection
Scope and Contents
Biographical / Historical
Henry Albertson (1835-18952) was the son-in-law of William Hodgson, and a member of Primitive Friends, Olive Street (Philadelphia) Meeting. He died at Lansdowne, Pa. (Biographical information from Friends Intelligencer 52 (1895) p. 380).
Henry Haines Albertson (1880-1959) attended Friends Select School and Cornell University and became a fruit grower near Ithaca N.Y. and then in Burlington, N.J. He served for many years as Clerk of Monthly and Quarterly Meetings. He m. Maria Moon; children who survived him are Edith Albertson Greene, Elizabeth R. Albertson, Eleanor A. Murphey and Mary A. Thom (Biographical information from Friends Journal 5 (1959) p. 592).
.75 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
A framed silhouette of William Hodgson (1804-1878) cut by Auguste Edouart in 1843 contained in this collection has been placed in 812A-R.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Henry H. Albertson collection, 1826-1918
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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