Skip to main content

Charles Allen letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-226

Scope and Contents

This collection contains six letters written between Charles Allen and various members of his family between the years of 1879 and 1896.

Dates

  • 1879-1896

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

The Allen family traces its ancestry to one of William Penn's commissioners, Nathaniel Allen, who landed at Chester Creek in 1681.

Extent

0.005 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language

English

Overview

This collection contains letters written by Charles Allen to members of his family.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in a single folder.

Acquisition

The Charles Allen letters were donated to Special Collections, Hverford College in 1989 by Gertrude MacIntosh Brett.

Related Materials

Allen Family papers (SFHL-RG5-001)

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Stern; completed March, 2019.
Title
Charles Allen letters, 1879-1896
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

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections Library

Contact:
370 Lancaster Ave
Haverford PA 19041 USA US