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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of a single volume notebook of copied extracts of the letters of Thomas P. Cope from Norway. The note on the first page is as follows: " Extracts from letters of Thomas P. Cope from Norway 6 mo 5, to 7 mo 4 89. The following selections have been made at the request of friends and have been taken from family letters. It is hoped they will prove instructive as well as interesting although, as will be observed they are chiefly narrative and descriptive," signed...
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume "Det Norske kvekersamfunns Historie i forste Halvdel av det 19de Hundrearet," in Norwegian, which translates to "The Norwegian Quaker History in the First Half of the 19th Century."
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of typed transcript of excerpts from Ella Bowles Newlin's travel journal from her trip with her husband from Iowa to England, Norway, and Germany. The transcript was prepared by Newlin's granddaughter, Vesta Newlin Hansen. Newlin's trip begins by taking a train from her home in Iowa to Philadelphia, where she and her husband attended the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, after which the two traveled to New York, where they spent two weeks visiting friends. The couple took...
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the correspondence of various Norwegian Quakers, often with Quakers in great Britain. Correspondence focuses on the state of Quakerism in the letter writer's community.