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 letterbook of Benjamin Ladd's personal correspondence. Includes letter written by Ladd to his wife Elizabeth, sister Isabella Ladd, Phillip Price, Jonathon Taylor, John Whitchall, Abner Winder, Daniel Quinby, Christopher Healy, Deborah Cook, and Thomas Tucker. Letters written to Benjamin Ladd from Stephen Grellet.
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the correspondence of the Ladd family. Letters describe Quaker meetings and, in particular, traveling to other meetings such as in Philadelphia, New York, Indiana, Missouri and Rhode Island, health, family and numerous Friends, as well as some discussion of business. In addition to Benjamin Ladd and Elizabeth Ladd, the primary letter writers writing mostly to each other, other writers include their daughter, Isabella, Richard Wood and Sarah Farquhar. Benjamin...