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Jehu Newlin signature album

Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-006

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume signature album of Jehu and Sarah Newlin. The volume includes an inscription on the inside cover, which reads: "Jehu and Sarah Newlin, From their friends Susanna Midgley and Martha Carth. Torquay, 3/1/1887." Signatures are accompanied by dates and locations. locations include: Torquay, Philadelphia, Damascus, Syria, Ramallah, London, Yorkshire, Alder and Newberg Oregon, Los Angeles and Pasadena, California, and Damascus, Ohio.


  • 1887-1888


Access Restrictions

The collection is open to research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Biographical note

Jehu Newlin (1848-1897) was born in June, 1848 in Hutsonville, Illinois. In 1873, he married Sarah Winslow. The couple had at least two children: Frank (born circa 1883), and Harvey (born circa 1887). Jehu Newlin died in 1897.

Sarah Winslow Newlin was born circa 1853. She married Jehu Newlin in 1873, and had two children: Frank (born circa 1883), and Harvey (born circa 1887).


0.08 Linear Feet (1 volume)




The Jehu Newlin signature album was donated to Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford College by Lindley Buford.

Related materials

MC.975.06.003 Jehu Newlin photograph album

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September 2015.


Jehu Newlin signature album, 1887-1888
Kara Flynn
September 2015
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