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Archives & Manuscripts

Quakers -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hannah Logan Fisher commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-057
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Hannah Logan Fisher. Notes on the inside covers of the volume describe that Fisher gave the volume to Rebecca Byrd Young in 1796, upon Young's departure for America from England. The volume includes Quaker testimonies, extracts of letters, hymns, and religious poems.
Dates: 1796

Hoskins family letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-034
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook of the Hoskin family. The primary correspondents in the volume are members of the Hoskins family, though quite a number of the letters are directed to Benjamin H. Warder. Most of the letters were written in the 18th century, but some in the 19th century. A number of them are religious in nature, others deal with service in the ministry or visiting Friends and some deal with states of health and mortality. The letters cover a broad...
Dates: 1729-1864