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Elizabeth Hudson Morris diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-047
This collection includes the original, loose leaf copy of Elizabeth Hudson Morris’s diary, as well as a photocopy of the original, and a typed transcript. Entries describe Elizabeth’s travel as a Quaker minister throughout the American colonies, as well as Ireland and Scotland, and Quaker meetings. Copied versions of letters from Jane Hoskins are also included in the volume.

Dates

  • 1743-1778

Creator

Use Restrictions

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

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet : (1 volume)

Biographical note

Elizabeth Hudson Morris (1721-1783) was born to William and Jane Hudson in Philadelphia, PA in 1721. Morris traveled as a Quaker minister with Jane Hoskins from 1747- 1749 through Pennsylvania, New York, Ireland, and Scotland. Elizabeth married Anthony Morris, Jr in 1752. Elizabeth Hudson Morris died May 22, 1783, at 62.

Source: Dictionary of Quaker Biography

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC 1000 Gulielma M. Howland papers
  • MC 1008 Morris-Sansom family papers

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn, completed July 2015.
Title
Elizabeth Hudson Morris diary, 1743-1778
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
July, 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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