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Morris, Caspar



  • Existence: 1805 - 1884

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Morris-Shinn-Maier collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1191
Abstract This collection spans approximately 200 years, from the late 1700s to the late 1900s, and five generations of the Morris-Shinn-Maier family, which are traced through matrilineal and patrilineal lines. They were prominent Quaker businessmen and lawyers in the Philadelphia area, and a large portion of the collection is dedicated to their legal and business material, as well as a great deal of very detailed financial material. There is also a quantity of personal material, namely diaries and...
Dates: 1720-1975

Caspar Wistar Morris Scrapbook

Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-23

This collection contains letters, speeches, and articles between 1825 and 1843. The materials were cut from newspaper articles and bound together. Some of the newspapers include the National Intelligencer, Poulson's American Daily Advertiser, and Commercial Advertiser.

Dates: 1825 - 1843

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Agriculture -- United States 1
Art critics -- United States 1
Backlog Camp 1
Cadorus farm 1
Child rearing -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1