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Charles Evans diary

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-023
Overview Charles Evans was a Quaker physician and was active in the Quaker community. His "Diary of a European Trip, 1861" details Evans's voyage from Philadelphia to England, including descriptions of the captain and other cabin passengers, illness on board, and the weather during the voyage. Upon arrival in England, diary entries relate visits to Friends, Quaker meetings, and Evans's tour of England.
Dates: 1861

“Selections from memorandums by Sarah Lindsey”

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-125
Overview Sarah Lindsey's journal entries describe travel, places visited, attendance at Quaker meetings, and people met on their travels.
Dates: 1857-1860

Mary Sullivan Patterson Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-118
Overview Mary Sullivan Patterson (1906-1987) was a Quaker historian and genealogist from Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. The collection contains family papers and correspondence; genealogical notes on the Thomson, Sullivan, and other related families; writings on various topics, especially Delaware County history and the Caleb Pusey House; diaries, notes, correspondence, and a manuscript concerning Patterson's 1957 research trip to England to study Quaker emigration to America. Also a diary and letters from...
Dates: 1782-1982

Thomas Scantlebury diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-062
Overview Thomas Scantlebury's diaries describe his life in Bristol, England, particularly meetings attended, visits among Friends, business related news, and social calls.
Dates: 1771-1990

Mary Howell Swett diary

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-079
Overview Diary of Mary Swett's religious visit to England in 1797. Entries describe her travel, attendance at meetings, and Quaker hosts in England.
Dates: 1797-1799

Rebecca Wright diary

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-093
Overview Entries in Rebecca Wright's diary of her religious visit to England and Ireland provide an account of her voyage to Ireland, her recuperation in Waterford after arriving, her attendance at meetings in Ireland, her travel to Liverpool, and attendance at meetings throughout England.
Dates: 1784, Undated

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