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Joseph Tallcot correspondence

Identifier: SFHL-SC-186
Contains five letters from Quaker educator Joseph Talcot, including one to New York Yearly Meeting for Sufferings and four to Samuel Parsons (1744-1841), long-time elder and clerk of New York Yearly Meeting. The letters deal with concerns of the Meeting for Suffering and providing literature to Friends in remote quarterly meetings.


  • 1814-1824


Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.


.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (5 items (1 folder)))

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Tallcot, son of Gaius and Sarah (Caustin) Tallcott, was a Quaker educator and author. He taught at the Friends School at Nine Partners (1797). Samuel Parsons (1744-1841) was clerk of New York Yearly Meeting of Friends.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Friends of the Howland Stone Store. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.

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