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Joseph Tallcot correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-186

Abstract

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.

Dates

  • 1814-1824

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

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.

Extent

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

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Friends of the Howland Stone Store. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.
Status
Completed
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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