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Joseph Warner letter

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-225

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a single letter written by Joseph Warner to Sarah Johnson, dated 1820. In the letter, Warner describes a visit to the William Penn house.

Dates

  • 1820

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Warner (1783 - 1859) served as guardian to his brother's orphaned children. He had become a member by request in 1814 of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, and transferred to Green Street in 1817. Warner served as Clerk of Green Street Monthly Meeting and of the Committee on Indian Affairs (H). As one of the originators of the Philadelphia Hose Company, Watson's Annals described him as “a character beyond reproach for sterling qualities of mind and heart and the most practical and enlarged benevolence.” Joseph Warner died unmarried on 11mo 1 1859 at the age of 76.

Extent

0.005 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language

English

Overview

This collection includes a single letter written by Joseph Warner.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in a single folder.

Original Source of Acquisition

Purchased by Edward J. Craig, 1979.

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Stern, completed March, 2019.
Title
Joseph Warner letter
Author
Alexandra Stern
Date
March, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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