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Whitall, James



  • Existence: 1888 - 1954

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Mason, Smith, Ewing family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1223
Abstract The collection presents a detailed picture of several generations of Smiths, Masons and Ewings -Philadelphia families, at least some of whom were Quakers, portraying their daily lives and concerns. The primary authors are Edith Mason Smith (1857-1944) and her husband, Joshua Cowgill Smith (1857-1911), their children Elizabeth Newlin Smith (1884-1977) and her husband J.M. Sharpless Ewing ( - 1960), Mildred Smith (1888-1973) and Jean Smith (1883-1966). The concentration of the collection is...
Dates: 1809-1970

George Plank Drawings from James Whitall Book

Identifier: HC.MC-950-290

This collection contains the original drawings from George Wolfe Plank when he collaborated with James Whitall in his book "English Years." The chapters in which the original drawings were intended to feature in are noted.

Dates: 1935

Vol. 5, Undated

 Item — Volume 5
Scope and Content note This volume, entitled the "Quaker Pictures Scrapbook" is comprised of the single volume anonymous scrapbook of Quaker images and includes portraits of Quakers, locations where Quakers lived or preached, Quakers schools in the U.S. and Britiain, meeting houses in the U.S. and Britain, and facsimilies of Quaker autographs.Includes portraits of the following Quakers: George Fox, John Bright, Joseph Pease, Jane Sandwith Wakefield, Theodore Neild, Joseph Storrs Fry, Jonathon Dymond,...
Dates: Undated

Whitall Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1119

Legal and business papers of members of the 19th century Quaker Whitall family in Philadelphia and New Jersey.

Dates: 1836 - 1912

James Whitall manuscripts

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-095

This collection is comprised of two manuscripts collected by James Whitall. The collection includes the manuscript of a memoir or autobiography by Honah Landis, entitled "How Literature Came to Texas," and a French play by Edmond See, translated by Whitall, entitled "A Friend of His Youth."

Dates: Undated.

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Collection 4
Archival Object 1
Quakers -- History 2
Architecture, Domestic 1
Drama 1
Gloucester County (N.J.) 1
House construction 1