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Overview Churchman frequently traveled throughout the Mid-Atlantic and New England regions, and thus many of his diary entries describe his travels to visit various meetings and Quaker families from Pennsylvania to as far north as Massachusetts. Entries describe meetings attended and families visited in the various towns and cities that Churchman traveled to, as well as family news, and marriages and deaths within the Quaker community.
Overview Journal of Robert Lindsey's trip to visit Friends in Iowa. Entries describe the journey, including descriptions of the weather, travel by horse and wagon over the prairies, the dangerous crossing of the frozen Mississippi River, the history of the Quakers in Iowa, Quaker Meetings attended, and visits to various Iowa Quaker families.
Overview William Savery's diaries. The majority of the first volume concerns the Treaty at Canandaigua, and the remaining volumes are accounts of religious visits Savery made throughout Europe. Entries generally describe details of travel between destinations, Quaker meetings attended, Quaker families visited, and descriptions of each location's culture, food, language, style of dress, and form of local government.
Overview Diary of Elizabeth Webb's religious visit to the American Colonies. Diary entries describe Webb's voyage from England to Virginia, and her travels to Quaker meetings as far south as North Carolina and as far north as New Hampshire. Entries include references to places visited, especially meetings in Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island, as well as religious reflection and details about the difficulty of overland travel.
- Quakers -- Travel 2
- England 1
- Europe 1
- Indians of North America 1
- Iowa 1
- Quaker women 1
- Quakers -- Ireland 1
- Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
- Six Nations -- History 1
- Women and religion 1
- Women clergy -- United States -- Diaries 1
- Women travelers 1 ∧ less
- Bacon, David 1
- Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
- Lindsey, Robert 1
- Parrish, John, 1729-1807 1
- Savery, William, 1750-1804 1
- Webb, Elizabeth 1 ∧ less