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Women -- Religious life

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Hannah Peters Bringhurst diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-009
Overview Diary entries largely focus on religious reflection, but also describe social calls and Quaker meetings.
Dates: 1781

Sarah Cresson diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-015
Overview Cresson was a Quaker minister who was born in Philadelphia and later moved to Haddonfield, New Jersey. The majority of her diary entries detail visits from traveling Quaker ministers, funerals of community members, and descriptions of Quaker meetings, including testimonies given. Many entries are composed solely of prayers to God, or exclamations of Sarah’s religious conviction and her devotion to her God and the Quaker faith, while later entries tend to detail more earthly concerns,...
Dates: 1789-1829

Anna Greene diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-028
Overview Anna Greene was born circa 1790, to Paul and Anna Green in Naragansett, Rhode Island. She was a Quaker preacher. Her diary entries focus on prayer and religious reflection.
Dates: 1809-1819

Katherine T. Paxson journals

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-054
Overview Katherine T. Paxson was a Quaker author and poet. Journal entries describe Quaker meetings, prayers and religious reflection, attendance at writing conferences and workshops, as well as visits with family and friends, and daily housework.
Dates: 1971-1995

Sarah D. Wilt diary

 Collection — Volume 1
Identifier: HC.MC-801-01-001
Overview This collection contains a diary created by Sarah D. Wilt between the years 1864 and 1872. In her entries she wrote about traveling with her family.
Dates: 1864-1872