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Collection of Quaker Poetry

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-098
Abstract Collection of original poetry written by and/or about Quakers, their beliefs, and their places of worship. Included are poems by Rebeca Smedley, Elizabeth Biddle Conrow, and Joseph Conrow, a biography in verse of Thomas and Elizabeth Robson by their grandson Joseph J. Green, a meditation on Spruce St. Monthly Meeting by Joseph Wharton, and an account of the 1843 Women's New York Yearly Meeting by Amanda K. Clark. Also included are poems concerning J.J. Gurney, Elias Hicks, and Robert Barclay's...
Dates: 1794-1922

New York Yearly Meeting collection of Quaker poetry

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-226
Abstract Contains poetry collected by New York Yearly Meeting as a topical collection. Folder 1 contains the commonplace book by an anonymous Quaker man which contains both original and copied works [n.d.]; Folder 2 contains the commonplace book of Aaron Baker (1772-1855) containing original and copies, ca. 1799-1855; Folder 3 holds loose manuscript poems; Folder 4 contains typed and printed poems and a detailed list of all the poems in the collection; Folder 5 contains loose poems by Benjamin Burling...
Dates: 1761-1937

Rosalie Regen Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-166
Overview Rosalie Stork Regen (1909-1993) was a Quaker author and playwright who joined the Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting in 1941. She was the daughter of Charles Wharton Stork and Elisabeth von Pausinger Stork. An active member of the Society of Friends, Rosalie taught First Day School and visited Quakers all over the world. The collection includes journals kept continuously from 1936 to the time of her death in 1993. She also maintained a prodigious correspondence with family and friends....
Dates: 1856-1993

Anne Eliza Rodman commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-030
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Anne Eliza Rodman. It includes poetry and quotations, largely religious or historical in nature.
Dates: 1823

W.S. Sampson Memorial Book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-046
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume memorial book for W.S. Sampson. The volume includes three pages of hand illustrated quotations, including a quote from a poem by John Greenleaf Whittier.
Dates: 1878

Sallie Satterthwaite commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-031
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Sallie Satterthwaite. It includes excerpts of poetry and prose, a copy of a "marriage letter," and a description of Girl's School Room at Westtown.
Dates: Undated

Rebecca Sharpless commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-034
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Rebecca Sharpless. The volume includes excerpts of poetry and quotations from various Quaker women, including: Mary Cresson Emlen, Hannah Scattergood, Jane Cope, Mary E. Scattergood, Lydia Fisher, and Beulah Morris.
Dates: 1839-1845

Susan Hilles Shearman commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-033
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Susan Hilles Shearman. The volume includes extracts of poetry, hymns, prayers, newspaper clippings, quotations arranged by topics, and descriptions of Shearman's baby daughter. Inside the volume are post cards from Ephrata, and Lancaster County, Pa., as well as a photograph of Hepsiba Hathaway Howland.
Dates: 1871-1873

Daniel B. Smith commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-052
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the two commonplace books of Daniel B. Smith. The volumes include copied poems, and extracts of religious essays.
Dates: 1803-1809

"Poems of Su-Shieh"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-128
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of the "Poems of Su-Shieh," and the labels that accompanied it during an earlier exhibit. This modern copy of the poems of Su-Shieh was produced as a copy book for practice in handwriting. The original poems of Su-Shieh, according to the introduction of the volume, were written during a party when Su-Shieh was reading ancient poetry to his guests, and suggested that they write their own poems. It was published by the “Public...
Dates: Undated

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Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 5
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Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 2
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Adelman, Seymour, 1906-1985 1
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Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. 1
Allinson family 1
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Allinson, Elizabeth 1
Allinson, Margaret 1
Allinson, Martha Cooper 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 1
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Cadbury, Richard, 1825-1897 1
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Catullus, Gaius Valerius 1
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Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 1
Elfreth, Jacob R., Sr., 1789-1870 1
Elfreth, Jane P. 1
Elfreth, Rebecca P. 1
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Evans, Jonathan, 1759-1839 1
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Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of Women and Children in Reduced Circumstances 1
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Folwer, Albert Van, -1904 1
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Fox, George 1
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Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
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Gove, Levi, 1802-1885 1
Green, Joseph J. (Joseph Joshua), 1854-1921 1
Gummere, Samuel James 1
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 1
Haines, Catherine 1
Hartshorne, Caroline Cope Yarnall 1
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