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Morton, John, active 1790-1800


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Morton commonplace book

Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-026

The commonplace book of John Morton includes a copy of the will of Edward Warton, recipes for colored dyes, and excerpts organized by topic, including solitude, Barclay's apology, and Paradise Lost.

Dates: Undated.

Robinson Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1136

Primarily the letters of Mary Robinson Morton (1757-1829), a member of the Society of Friends, reflecting the social and cultural attitudes of the day.

Dates: 1723 - circa 1980

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Epidemics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Literature 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social life and customs 1
Poetry 1
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1