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Quakers -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bettle family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-024
Overview This collection contains the personal correspondence of Elizabeth, Mary, and Samuel Bettle.
Dates: 1825-1890

John Mietou Griscom diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-030
Overview John M. Grisom was a physician who lived and practiced in Moorestown, Burlington, New Jersey. His diary focuses on his attendance at "Friendly Study Group" meetings, a group, according to Griscom, that gathers for "the study of the influences and causes leading to the separation of 1827." Entries describe discussions had at these meetings.
Dates: 1912-1914

John Letchworth Kite journal

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-040
Overview Journal entries describe Quaker Meetings in detail, including the names of each person who spoke at meeting, what their message was, and how Kite felt about each particular message. In addition to detailed descriptions of Meetings, Kite's entries also include his own personal spiritual and religious reflections.
Dates: 1847-1848