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Joseph Joshua Green manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-038

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of two volumes of biographies, written by Joseph John Green. One volume is the biography of Samuel Cater, an early British Quaker, and the other volume is a biography of "Bishop" John Hall.

Dates

  • 1917, undated

Creator

Use Restrictions

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

Biographical note

Joseph Joshua Green (1854-1921) was a Quaker historian and author. He was born in Stansted, Essex, England in 1854. He married Elizabeth Poulter in 1884 and the couple had three children: Elizabeth Wilmer, John Wilmer, and Constance Emily. Green was an avid Quaker historian and wrote multiple manuscripts on Quaker history and Quaker families, and published "The History of the Wilmer Family" with his relative, Canon Charles Wilmer Foster. Joseph Joshua Green died in October of 1921 in Hastings, England.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet

Language

English

Acquisition

"Samuel Cater, of Littleport, in the Isle of Ely" was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College by Norman Penney.

"'Bishop' John Hall" was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College by the Friends' Library, london.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September 2015.
Title
Joseph John Green manuscripts, undated
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
September 2015
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Language of description note
English

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