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Caroline Roberts scrapbook photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-054

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs from a Caroline Roberts Scrapbook, which has been dismantled and placed in envelopes. The pictures include portraits of Roberts family members, and family homes.

Dates

  • 1870 - 1950

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library. All requests for permission to reproduce images must be submitted to the Curator. Permission for publication is given on behalf 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

The Roberts family were Quakers from Gwynedd, Pennsylvania. They, including Caroline Roberts, were involved in Gwynedd Friends Meeting. Caroline Roberts was a daughter of Josiah and Lydia Roberts, born in 1857. She was a Quaker schoolteacher who died unmarried in 1955.

Extent

.26 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

The Roberts family were Quakers from Gwynedd, Pennsylvania. They, including Caroline Roberts, were involved in Gwynedd Friends Meeting. This collection contains photographs from a Caroline Roberts scrapbook, which has been dismantled and placed in envelopes. The pictures include portraits of Roberts family members, and family homes.

Arrangement

Photographs are in the order they were in the scrapbook. Each photo is in an individual envelope, labeled with the subject.

Related Materials

See Caroline Roberts family scrapbook, SFHL-SC-152.
Author
Zoe Peyton Jones
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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