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Archives & Manuscripts

Virginia Parry Correspondence Received

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-257

Abstract

The collection contains correspondence received by Virginia Parry concerning Quaker meetings within Baltimore Yearly Meeting. The seven letters from a trustee of Pipe Creek Monthly Meeting discuss preservation of burial grounds and Quaker meeting concerns.

Dates

  • 1985-1989

Creator

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Virginia was born in 1913, the daughter of Ryland and Nellie Wilson Wright. She married James Elihu Parry in 1954 and worked as a teacher and administrator in Adams County, Pa. Parry and her stepdaughter, Suzanne Lamborn, shared an interest in genealogy and meeting history. She was a member of Menallen Monthly Meeting and died in 2003.

Extent

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Suzanne Parry Lamborn. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1996.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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