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Overview Samuel Bowne Haines (1834-1913) was a banker and a minister in New York Monthly Meeting. The collection contains family correspondence (1859-1869), expense book of Samuel B. Haines, and Quaker manuscripts, possibly by Mary Caley. Also includes genealogical and biographical materials on the Haines, Gaskill, and related families.
Overview Sarah Hopper Palmer (1796-1885) was the eldest child of Isaac T. Hopper (1771-1852), noted Hicksite Quaker abolitionist and social reformer. The collection was apparently compiled as a basis for Lydia Maria Child's Life of Isaac T. Hopper, which was first published in 1853. The original manuscript of the published book is included in the collection. The collection contains material on the Palmer, Hunn and Jenkins families, family correspondence, legal and...
- Abolitionists 1
- Prison reform -- Society of Friends 1
- Quaker abolitionists 1
- Quakers -- Genealogy 1
- Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century 1
- Bowery Savings Bank of New York 1
- Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 1
- Gaskell family 1
- Gibbons family 1
- Haines family 1