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correspondence

 Subject
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Found in 252 Collections and/or Records:

Families of Philadelphia papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1184
Overview Papers of the Philadelphia families Bloomfield, Coates, Cresson, Emlen, Gumbes, Horner, Howel, Lloyd, Macomb, Moore, Vaux and Wetherill families from the 19th and 20th centuries. Some of these families were Quaker, including Coates, Emlen and Vaux; others had some Quaker family members, including Cresson, other families (as represented in this collection, including Gumbes and Wetherill, did not remain Quaker.
Dates: 1700-1942

Samuel Rowland Fisher correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-069
Overview This collection includes the personal correspondence between Samuel Rowland Fisher, a Quaker merchant, and his friends and family, as well as a number of photocopies.
Dates: 1767-1768

Sarah Logan Fisher letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-006
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook of Sarah Logan Fisher, and includes personal correspondence. The majority of letters are written to Fisher's family members, including her brother Charles Fisher, her cousin Mary Arch, as well as a number of unnamed cousins, and are largely related to new concerning family and friends, and births, deaths, and marriages within the Quaker community.
Dates: 1783-1788

Thomas Fisher letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-007
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook of Thomas Fisher. The majority of correspondence included is business correspondence related to Fisher's mathematics and his book, "Dial of the Seasons, or a Portraiture of Nature," on Fisher's theory of the effect of "the angles of incidence of the meridian sunlight." There are also a small number of letters of personal correspondence, generally letters of introduction for friends or family traveling to Philadelphia or New York.
Dates: 1823-1859

Friends Historical Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-045
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of three folders of materials related to, or collected by the Friends Historical Commission, including, one of correspondence, one of minutes, and one of pamphlets.
Dates: 1968-1972

Fritz and Karoline Solmitz papers + ?

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M94
Overview Fritz Solmitz (1893-1933) was an early and outspoken leader in the opposition to Nazism, an editor of a Social Democratic newspaper in Lübeck and a member of the City council. Because of his active opposition to the Nazis, and probably because he was a Jew, he died of mistreatment in a German prison shortly after Hitler came to power. Karoline Somitz (1893-1966) was, like her husband, active in civic affairs. Much of the collection contains letters and photographs, some translated from German.
Dates: 1929 - 2006

William Frost correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-079
Overview This collection is comprised of the handwritten letter (1809) between William Frost and Samuel Jenkins, and two letters between Thomas E. Drake and C.E.H. Whitlock concerning the sale of the original William Frost letter.
Dates: 1809, 1941

Garrett, McCollin, and Vail family papers

 Series
Identifier: HC.MC-950-081
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of the Garrett, McCollin, and Vail families.
Dates: 1820-1920

Samuel Garrigues commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-014
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Samuel Garrigues and includes extracts of minutes by Thomas Brown, Quaker testimonies, memorandum of Thomas Brown's last illness, and an Account of Ann Parrish. The volume also contains copies of letters written by: Samuel Fothergill, Frances Dodshon, Thomas Lloyd, and Samuel Neale.
Dates: 1757-1820

Charles Edward Gause papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-082
Overview This collection is comprised mostly of journals that Charles Edward Gause wrote, including during travels with friends. There are also some letters.
Dates: 1883-1940