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Thatcher family album, 1880 - 1910

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-012

Scope and Contents

This is a small family portrait album of the Thatcher family of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. The portraits are cartes de visite.

Dates

  • 1880 - 1910

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Edward P. Thatcher was a Quaker journalist and librarian at the University of Oregon. He was born in 1916, the son of Charles Garrett and Angeline Johnson Thatcher of Philadelphia. He was a graduate of Swarthmore College, and married Monette Hunkins. He published articles on Quaker history in many Quaker publications.

Extent

0.2 Cubic Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Edward P. Thatcher, Aug 1974.

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