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Quakers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 563 Collections and/or Records:

"Moll Pitcher: A Poem"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-099
Overview John Greenleaf Whittier's "Moll Pitcher: A Poem" describes the clairvoyant and fortune-teller Moll Pitcher, born Mary Diamond (ca. 1736-1813), of Massachusetts, as a witch engaged in sinful work.
Dates: Undated.

John Greenleaf Whittier letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-025
Overview John Greenleaf Whittier was an American Quaker poet and editor, as well as an involved abolitionist. He was a delegate to the Anti-Slavery Society in 1833, a member of the State Legislature in 1835, founded the antislavery Liberty party in 1840, and ran for Congress in 1842. Topics covered in Whittier's letterbook include news of health and family, as well as discussions of contributions to "The Non-Slaveholder" and discussions of English Friends.
Dates: 1842-1873

Elizabeth U. Willis scrapbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-015
Overview Elizabeth U. Willis's scrapbook includes photos and clippings about her and Sarah F. Underhill, photos of the Underhill family, clippings, illustrations, and portraits of Quakers, meeting houses, and Quaker birthplaces. Quaker autographs and letters are included as well. Letter writers include Samuel Fothergill, Anne Mott, David Sands, William Allinson, William Dillywn, William Rickman, J. Stephenson, George Jones, Lindley Murray, Richard Mott, and John Barrow. Confederate money, fractional...
Dates: 1850-1898

Norman Wilson articles

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-179
Overview This collection is comprised of a single folder of the articles of Norman H. Wilson, typed and xeroxed, many of which focus on education in the United States and abroad. Also includes brochures for the First and Second Annual Normal Wilson Memorial Conferences. The collection also includes an itemized index of each article.
Dates: 1956-1974

Wing family correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-180
Overview This collection is comprised of a single folder of the personal correspondence of the Wing family.
Dates: 1827-1832

Esther Fisher Wistar commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-066
Overview The commonplace book of Esther Fisher Wistar includes extracts of poetry, as well as an account of the illness and death of Wistar's mother.
Dates: 1846

Thomas Wistar letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-029
Overview This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook of John Wistar. The majority of the letters copied in this volume are personal correspondence between John Wistar and various family members and friends. A few letters included are letters of sympathy from friends and family written upon the death of Thomas Wistar in January, 1876.
Dates: 1875-1876

Charles Wood correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-026
Overview Charles Wood was born a Quaker and later became a Presbyterian minister. This collection is comprised of eight volumes of his compiled correspondence. Each volume contains personal correspondence from family and friends related to Wood's education, news of his family, and discussions of social outings and cricket.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1862-1869; 1862-1928

Wood family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-182
Overview This collection is comprised of the papers of the Wood family, and includes primarily sketches made by various family members, and engravings of Quaker leaders, though it also includes a single letter to Richard D. Wood, two unidentified photographs and the Will of Julianna R. Wood.
Dates: 1839-1885

George Wood silhouette book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-064
Overview This collection is comprised of the single volume silhouette book of George Wood.
Dates: 1869, 1924-1925