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Abington Friends School (Abington, Pa.) Account book

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-001
Overview Abington Friends School was established by Abington Monthly Meeting in the latter part of the eighteenth century as a day school. The account book covers the period 1828-1842. Pupil's names are given with the status of their payments, etc.

Anonymous financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-013
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single volume anonymous account book, and is "an account of mony advanced for the Poor of the City of Philadelphia." Entries include amounts donated by various individuals in the Philadelphia area.

Joshua L. Baily account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-001
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Joshua L. Baily. The volume was originally used as an account book, from 1794-1795, and was later re purposed by Baily as a diary or timeline of events in his life, dated 1826-1915. The section of the volume that acts as an account book includes an index, in which individuals are organized alphabetically, and entries record amounts paid or owned, the goods purchased, and the currency used. Goods listed are mainly dry goods and...

Biddle family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...

Israel Howell Birdsall account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-002
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Israel Howell Birdsall. The volumes includes an index, in which individuals are organized alphabetically. Entries record amounts paid or owed, the goods purchased, and the currency used. Majority of entries include the purchase and sale of: oil, oil meal (used as food for livestock), flax seed, plaster, beans, apples, and butter.

Josiah H. Branson account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-003
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book, labeled by Branson as volume 2. The book records Branson's business transactions as a cobbler. Entries include the amount received and the work done, including making shoes, slippers, and boots, repairing shoes, slippers, and boots, and soling, heeling, and capping shoes and boots.

Comfort family financial records

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-004
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two volumes of the financial records of the Comfort family.

Cope family financial records

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-005
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of four volumes of the Cope family's financial records, including an account book, a Pennsylvania bank account book, and two family cash books. The collection includes both business and personal financial records.

Charles C. Cresson account book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-006
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Charles C. Cresson, and includes cash accounts for each year, tracks his income per year, “securities” (stocks, bonds, etc), and expenses per year.

George Dillwyn financial records

 Item
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-007
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the two volumes of financial records of George Dillwyn, including a receipt book and an account book.

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Abington Friends School (Abington, Pa.) 1
Abington Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Alston, Jonathan 1
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Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Mary, 1780-1849 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Birdsall, Israel Howell 1
Branson, Josiah H. 1
Bringhurst, Joseph, 1767-1834 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Lydia Neal Janney, 1844-1925 1
Chester Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1827) 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 1
Comfort family 1
Comfort, Howard 1
Cope family 1
Cope, Thomas P. (Thomas Pim) 1
Cresson, Charles C. 1
Darby Preparative Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1924) 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 1
Elliott Baldwin Hunt 1
Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor with Clothing 1
Ferris family 1
Ferris, Anna M., 1815-1890 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Ferris, David, 1821-1908 1
Ferris, Fanny, 1778-1833 1
Ferris, Henry 1
Ferris, John, 1775-1802 1
Ferris, Matilda, 1853-1937 1
Ferris, Ziba, 1743-1794 1
Gibbons, Hannah, d. 1868 1
Gibbons, Joseph 1
Gibbons, Mary, 1795-1876 1
Haines, Ann 1
Hawley family 1
Hawley, Jesse, 1806-1887 1
Hawley, Joseph, 1760-1856 1
Hawley, Rebecca Meredith, 1766-1851 1
Hewes family 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hollingsworth, H. (Henry), 1737-1803 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
James, Dorothy Biddle 1
James, Rachel P. (Rachel Painter), 1792-1863 1
Janney family 1
Janney, Asa M., 1802-1877 1
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 1
John J. Tyler Arboretum (Lima, Pa.) 1
Lawrence, Lee and Paul (FHL donor) 1
Leeds, Josiah W. (Josiah Woodward) 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Marshall, Christopher 1
Matlack family 1
Matlack, Mordecai 1
Meredith, Ann Mendenhall, 1776-1871 1
Meredith, John, 1776-1825 1
Middletown Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1699-1827 : Delaware County, Pa.) 1
Middletown Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1827- : Delaware County, Pa.) 1
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 1
Minshall family 1
Minshall, Jacob, 1738-1817 1
Morris family 1
Morris, Ann Pancoast 1
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 1
Morris, Luke Wistar 1
Morris, Margaret Hill 1
Morris, Marriott Canby 1
Painter family 1
Painter, Enos, 1773-1857 1
Painter, Jacob, 1814-1876 1
Painter, Minshall, 1801-1873 1
Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835 1
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 1
Philbrook, Josiah 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Potts, Ethel Rhoads, 1870-1962 1
Provident Society for the Employment of the Poor 1
Purdy family 1
Purdy, William, d. 1847 1
Rakestraw, Joseph, 1780?-1860 1
Reinhardt family 1
Reinhardt, Anna Margaret Hewes, 1867-1955 1
Reinhardt, David Jones, 1867-1935 1
Reinhardt, Elizabeth Christine, 1878-1969 1
Reinhardt, Esther Meredith, 1872-1950 1
Reinhardt, Jesse Hawley, 1869-1939 1
Reinhardt, Lydia Ludwig, 1875-1967 1
Reinhardt, Mary Bailey, 1870-1962 1
Reinhardt, Rebecca Hawley, 1841-1914 1
Reinhardt, William Dell, 1830-1880 1
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