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William Wistar Comfort papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1195
Papers include such biographical information as provided in William Wistar Comfort’s autobiography, a small amount of correspondence, as with his father, Howard Comfort, Comfort’s writings on French topics, Friends’ stories for children, on William Cowper and primarily on Quaker topics, including on William Penn, Anthony Benezet and Stephen Grellet. Comfort spoke publicly on many occasions, specifically at schools and colleges as well as in France during his stay there in 1937.

Dates

  • 1867-1941

Extent

3 Linear Feet (6 document boxes)

Title
William Wistar Comfort papers,1867-1941
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