Conrow, Elizabeth Biddle, -1939
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Scope and Contents This is a single album with post card sized pictures, mostly of meeting houses, but also some of important Quaker figures. Almost all are black and white. The meeting houses (and people) pictured are:Pg 2-3: Germantown, PA;Pg 4-5: Blacksburg, VA; Moorestown, NJ; Merion, PA;Pg 6-7: Mansfield, NJ; Chichester, PA; Upper Springfield, NJ;Pg 8-9: Doe Run, PA; Darby; Old Kennett; Westmoreland [?];Pg 10-11: Rancoeas, NJ; Girard Avenue,...
Dates: 1895 - 1939
Abstract Collection of original poetry written by and/or about Quakers, their beliefs, and their places of worship. Included are poems by Rebeca Smedley, Elizabeth Biddle Conrow, and Joseph Conrow, a biography in verse of Thomas and Elizabeth Robson by their grandson Joseph J. Green, a meditation on Spruce St. Monthly Meeting by Joseph Wharton, and an account of the 1843 Women's New York Yearly Meeting by Amanda K. Clark. Also included are poems concerning J.J. Gurney, Elias Hicks, and Robert Barclay's...