Quakers -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
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.
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...