Quakers -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Collection contains letters, memorials, commonplace books, miscellaneous items of the Pike family, especially Sarah Pike and letters of Thomas Scattergood to his son, Alfred Scattergood.
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the handwritten journal, and a photocopy of the journal of Martha Routh. The journal describes her voyage from London to Boston, which she took in 1794. Entries describe the small group of Quakers that Routh traveled with, including Thomas Scattergood, as well as descriptions of the weather, communications with other ships during the journey, and Routh's struggles with illness on board. The journal ends when Routh arrives in Boston, and her last entry describes...
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two volumes of the commonplace books of Rachel Scattergood. Volumes include extracts of poetry, prose, correspondence, and quotations.