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Amy Fenimore diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-025
Overview Amy Fenimore was a Quaker from Philadelphia. Her diary entries largely focus on prayers and religious reflection, and many describe Quaker meetings, and births, deaths, and marriages within the Quaker community. Entries during the years 1832-1833 discuss the Hicksite-Orthodox Quaker separation.
Dates: 1803-1840

Ann Cooper Whitall diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-090
Overview Ann Cooper Whitall's diary entries focus on descriptions of Quaker meetings, illnesses within her family and community, reflections on religion and the perceived failure of Whitall’s community to live up to its ideals, and discussions concerning effective child-rearing practices.
Dates: 1760-1780; Majority of material found within 1760-1762

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