Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results
Archives & Manuscripts

Quakers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Gummere day book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-013
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume day book of John Gummere. It records attendance of his pupils, likely at Westtown School, and the back of the volume includes “an account of paper sold to the children." The front inside cover of the volume includes a number of signatures of Samuel Gummere. Samuel R. Gummere (1789-1866) was a teacher around the same time as John Gummere, in Burlington N.J., but it seems more likely that these signature belong to John Gummere’s son, Samuel James...
Dates: 1809-1815

Samuel J. Gummere manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-039
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two volumes of Samuel J. Gummere's manuscripts about his time traveling through Iowa's prairies, and includes both poetry and prose.
Dates: 1857