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Archives & Manuscripts

Job Scott letters

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-067

Abstract

This collection contains three letters written by Job Scott to fellow Quaker Hugh Judge. Scott wrote the letters while travelling in religious ministry in Oxbridge, Philadelphia, and Charleston, S.C. The letters mostly contain spiritual musings.

Dates

  • 1788-1790

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Hugh Judge was a Quaker minister. The son of Irish immigrants, Hugh and Margaret Judge, he was born around 1750. He was convinced to Quakerism and in 1776 married Susanna Hatton. He was a travelling minister, and died in 1834.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (3 folders.))

Language

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Letters originally collected by John Comly.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Helen Comly White. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1921.

Creator

Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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