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Emma Chandler MacClelland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-094

Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence of Emma Chandler MacClelland during the period, 1918-1919, in which she did relief work in France. Details her activities in Brittany, Bordeaux, and other locations. Also includes photographs of her trip.

Dates

  • 1918-1919

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

Emma Chandler MacClelland was a Quaker who was involved in relief work in France during World War I with the American Friends Service Committee. She was born in West Chester, Pa. in 1895, and married Lee H. MacClelland after her return from France. They had two children, Phebe and John. She was a member of Reading Monthly Meeting at the time of her death in 1965.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

Emma Chandler MacClelland was a Quaker who was involved in relief work in France during World War I with the American Friends Service Committee. She was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in 1895, and married Lee H. MacClelland after her return from France. She was a member of Reading Monthly Meeting at the time of her death in 1965. The collection contains correspondence of Emma Chandler MacClelland during the period, 1918-1919, in which she did relief work in France. Details her activities in Brittany, Bordeaux, and other locations. Also includes photographs of her trip.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Phebe Ripka, 1991

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The donor, Phebe Ripka, is the daughter of Emma Chandler MacClelland
Title
An Inventory of the Emma Chandler MacClelland Papers, 1918-1919
Author
FHL staff
Date
1992
Description rules
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Language of description note
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

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