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Archives & Manuscripts

Waln family commonplace books

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-038

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of three volumes of the Waln family's commonplace books. The volumes generally include poetry and prose related to sin, illness, and death.

Dates

  • Undated, 1814

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

0.06 Linear Feet (3 volumes)

Language

English

Acquisition

The Waln family commonplace books were donated to Special Collections, Haverford College, in 1952 Mrs. Benjamin Rush, 1952.

Related Materials

  • MC 966 Nicholas Waln family papers
  • MC 1169 Stokes-Evans-Cope family papers
  • MC.975.01.081 Emma Waln diary

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September 2015.

Creator

Title
Waln family commonplace books, 1814
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
September 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

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