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Archives & Manuscripts

Rebecca Sharpless commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-034

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Rebecca Sharpless. The volume includes excerpts of poetry and quotations from various Quaker women, including: Mary Cresson Emlen, Hannah Scattergood, Jane Cope, Mary E. Scattergood, Lydia Fisher, and Beulah Morris.

Dates

  • 1839-1845

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Biographical note

Unknown.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC 1111 Sharpless - Kite family papers
  • MC 850 Portraits and Miscellaneous Photographs

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September 2015.
Title
Rebecca Sharpless commonplace book, 1839-1845
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
September 2015
Description rules
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Script of description
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Language of description note
English

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