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Overview This collection is comprised of two volumes of photograph albums which are largely comprised of the baby photos of John "Jack" Flagg Gummere.
Overview This collection contains a letter written by Christopher Morley to Richard Muller.
Overview The copy book of Catherine Morris includes a list of place names, religious and moral quotations, and an acrostic poem of the alphabet, all of which were used by Morris to practice her handwriting. The end of the volume also includes different text styles, which were labeled as Square text, Roman print, German text, and Italic print.
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume child’s workbook of Katherine Paxson. The volume is religious in nature, and includes various moral and religious lessons, illustrated with clippings of colored images of biblical figures.
Overview The copy book of Esther Pinkham includes repetitive phrases, used to practice handwriting, as well as copied poetry.
Overview Rachel Scattergood's childhood diary provides an insight into Quaker childhood during the 19th century. Her diary entries revolve around her school activities and lessons, descriptions of her interactions with her parents, and often express guilt over her disobedient behavior.
- Subject: Children -- United States -- History X
- Quakers 4
- Quakers -- History 4
- Child rearing -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 3
- Children 1
- Children's Diaries 1
- Education -- United States 1
- Poor children -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
- Quakers -- Diaries 1
- Quakers -- Education 1
- Quakers -- Family relationships 1
- Society of Friends -- Education 1
- diaries 1
- photograph albums 1
- photographs 1 ∧ less
- Gummere, John Flagg 1
- Morley, Christopher 1
- Morris, Catherine 1
- Paxson, Katherine Thompson 1
- Pinkham, Esther 1
- Scattergood, Rachel 1 ∧ less