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Hannah Peters Bringhurst diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-009
This collection is composed of a single original, handwritten copy of the diary of Hannah (Peters) Bringhurst. Entries largely focus on religious reflection, but also describe social calls and Quaker meetings.

Dates

  • 1781

Creator

Use Restrictions

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

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Biographical note

Hannah (Peters) Bringhurst (c. 1751-1782), a Quaker, was born circa 1751. She married James Bringhurst in 1778 and the couple had two daughters. Hannah Bringhurst died in 1782.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC 851 American Friends letters collection
  • MC 950.029 James Bringhurst papers

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed July 2015.
Title
Hannah Peters Bringhurst diary, 1781
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
July 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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