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Joseph Joshua Green manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-038

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of two volumes of biographies written by Joseph John Green. One volume, "Samuel Cater, of Littleport, in the Isle of Ely," is the biography of Samuel Cater, an early British Quaker. The other volume, "'Bishop' John Hall," is a biography of "Bishop" John Hall.

Dates

  • 1917, undated

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Biographical Note

Joseph Joshua Green (1854-1921) was a Quaker historian and author. He was born in Stansted, Essex, England, in 1854. He married Elizabeth Poulter in 1884, and the couple had three children: Elizabeth Wilmer, John Wilmer, and Constance Emily. Green was an avid Quaker historian and wrote multiple manuscripts on Quaker history and Quaker families. He published "The History of the Wilmer Family" with his relative, Canon Charles Wilmer Foster. Joseph Joshua Green died in October of 1921, in Hastings, England.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (2 volumes)

Language

English

Overview

The biographies written by Joseph John Green include that of Samuel Cater, an early British Quaker, and of "Bishop" John Hall.

Acquisition

"Samuel Cater, of Littleport, in the Isle of Ely" was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College by Norman Penney.

"'Bishop' John Hall" was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College by the Friends' Library, London.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September, 2015.
Title
Joseph Joshua Green manuscripts, undated
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
September, 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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