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Paul A. Rodebaugh collected manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-263

Abstract

The collection contains miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Paul Rodebaugh. It includes: drafts of letters by an unknown author, 1844-1849, which express support for abolition and discuss contemporary U.S. politics; an anonymous Quaker journal of an 1817 trip from Philadelphia to Ohio; an undated journal of a sea and river journey from Philadelphia to Europe and then from Florida to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; and a small number of miscellaneous letters involving the Dilworth and Sharpless families.

Dates

  • 1809-1870

Creator

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Paul A. Rodebaugh (1941-2002) was a Quaker teacher and antiquarian in Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (2 folders.))

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--2010.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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