Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Allinson and Taylor family papers
This collection is comprised of the papers of the Quaker Allinson and Taylor families.
Allinson Family Papers
abstract This collection spans more than two centuries and includes most notably members of the Allinson and Taylor families. There are also letters from Joseph Bonaparte, Sarah Moore Grimke, Julia Ward Howe and George Washington. Prominent material types include correspondence, diaries, financial, legal and property papers, maps, photographs and poetry. The richest subject veins are anti-slavery, including the Free Produce Association of Friends, the yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia and...
Dates: 1710 - 1939
Allinson family scrapbooks
The Allinson family scrapbook is largely comprised of clippings on poetry, temperance, prison reform, reform for juvenile delinquents, and anti-slavery. Many of the anti-slavery clippings discuss the possibility of using Jamaica as a "home for colored emigrants." The end of the volume includes 12 pages of signatures. The volume also includes an obituary for Samuel Allinson.
Taylor Family materials
This collection contains materials belonging to the Taylor family.
- Antislavery movements -- United States 2
- Quakers 2
- Temperance 2
- Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
- Indians of North America -- Missions 1
- Juvenile delinquency -- United States -- History 1
- Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
- Poetry 1
- Prisons -- United States 1
- Quakers -- Education 1
- Quakers -- Family relationships 1
- Quakers -- History 1
- Quakers -- Rhode Island 1
- Society of Friends 1
- commonplace books 1
- correspondence 1
- diaries 1
- letters (correspondence) 1
- manuscripts (documents) 1
- school records 1
- scrapbooks 1 ∧ less