Skip to main content Skip to search results
Archives & Manuscripts

Showing Collections: 1 - 1 of 1

William Poole letters to Benjamin Ferris

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-100
Abstract This collection includes photocopies and typed transcripts of letters from William Poole to his relation, Benjamin Ferris. The letters primarily concern the Letters of Paul and Amicus, by Primitive Friend, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Poole's views on the issues of Quaker doctrine, including the divinity of Christ and baptism. Poole also relates his opinions on Elias Hicks and the developing controversy in New York.
Dates: 1821-1825

Filtered By

  • Subject: Society of Friends -- Doctrines X
  • Names: Gilbert, E. W. (Eliphalet Wheeler), 1793-1853 X