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Richard Mott papers

Identifier: HC.MC-961

Scope and Contents

Chiefly letters (1799-1853) by Richard and Abigail Mott addressed to Margaret Allinson (later Parker), John Cox, William Rotch, Jr., Samuel B. Toby and others, as well as letters (1799-1856) to Richard Mott from Richard Carpenter, John Cox, Jonathan and Thomas Evans, Joseph John Gurney, John Pease, William Rotch, Jr. and others. Topics discussed include Elias Hicks and the Separation of 1827-1828, John Wilbur and the Wilbur-Gurney controversy. This collection also includes letters of other members of Mott family as well as some miscellaneous manuscripts, ALS, receipts, illustrations, photographs, and portraits.


  • 1799 - 1863

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

The collection is open to research use.o

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x Linear Feet (2 boxes)



Richard Mott papers, 1799-1863
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