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Eli and Sybil Jones letter

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-239
Overview This collection contains a letter written to Eli and Sybil Jones.
Dates: undated

Jonathan Evans scrapbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-022
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume scrapbook of Jonathan Evans. The volume was originally used as an account book, circa 1775-1782, but was later used as a scrapbook. The volume includes newspaper clippings pasted in over the original financial records, and generally focus on poetry, philosophy, and politics.
Dates: 1817

Joseph Fisher manuscript

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-129
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of a poem to Carmel Friends, written by Joseph Fisher.The poem is related to the religious tensions among Quakers during the Hicksite-Orthodox separation, and is addressed to a meeting in Carmel, to which Joseph Fisher used to belong. The original poem was written in 1832, and this copy was made by Lydia Morlan in 1833.
Dates: 1833

Thomas Fisher manuscript

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-119
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of poetry, written by Thomas Fisher. Poems included in the volume are largely related to related to American history.
Dates: Undated

Thomas Fisher commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-011
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Thomas Fisher. It includes poetry, copies of letters, and extracts.
Dates: Undated

Thomas Fisher letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-007
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook of Thomas Fisher. The majority of correspondence included is business correspondence related to Fisher's mathematics and his book, "Dial of the Seasons, or a Portraiture of Nature," on Fisher's theory of the effect of "the angles of incidence of the meridian sunlight." There are also a small number of letters of personal correspondence, generally letters of introduction for friends or family traveling to Philadelphia or New York.
Dates: 1823-1859

John Fling commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-012
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of John Fling. It includes poetry and extracts arranged by topic. Some of the later extracts are signed by Hannah Fling.
Dates: 1786-1816

Mary Flowers commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-013
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Mary Flowers. It includes copied letters, the account of the convincement (i.e. conversion) of Jane Hoskins, elegies, testimonies, extracts of meeting minutes left by Thomas Brown, and extracts from speeches.
Dates: 1757-1761

Albert Vann Fowler Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-046
Overview Albert Vann Fowler (1904-1968) and Helen Wose Fowler (1907-1968), married to each other in 1937, were poets, freelance writers, and managing editors of the literary periodical, Approach. They also founded Ahab Press in Rosemont, Pa. Albert V. Fowler was a Quaker. This collection is primarily composed of literary manuscripts and publications. Included are materials on Scylla the Beautiful, Landcastle, Two Trends in Modern Quaker Thought, The Fish God, as well as numerous lesser works. Also...
Dates: 1923-1970

"Quaker Influences on Whitman's Religious Thought"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-034
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume dissertation at Northwestern University of Walter B. Fulghum, entitled "Quaker Influences on Whitman's Religious Thought." The manuscript analyzes the influences of Quakerism, particularly the influences of Elias Hicks and Hicksite Quakerism, on Walt Whitman's religious though. The manuscript discusses ways in which Whitman's personal demeanor and behavior reflected a Quaker influence, and connects Quakerism to the themes in Whitman's "Leaves of...
Dates: 1943

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