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Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott)



  • Existence: 1859 - 1937

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Deeds and Documents

Identifier: HC.MC-990A

This collection includes an assortment of legal documents, including deeds, marriage certificates, indentures, and leases.

Dates: 1688-1880

Amelia Mott Gummere papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1005

Amelia Mott Gummere (1859-1937) was a noted writer on Quaker subjects. Her published works include The Quaker: a Study in Costume, 1901; The Journal and Essays of John Woolman, 1922; Witchcraft and Quakerism, 1908; and several other works. She was editor of the Bulletin of the Friends Historical Association and President of the John Woolman Association.

Dates: 1681-1961; Majority of material found within 1899 - 1937

Gummere family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-086

This collection is comprised of the correspondence, photographs, and clippings of the Gummere family.

Dates: 1901-1929

John Woolman Memorial Association records

Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-014
Abstract The John Woolman Memorial Association was founded in 1915 by Amelia Mott Gummere. It operates out of a historic house in Mount Holly, New Jersey, where John Woolman's family lived, and where their apple orchard once existed. According to its by-laws, its purpose was "the preservation of John Woolman's house [...], for the purpose of social service in the spirit of John Woolman and for antiquarian interest." It is still a working organization today. This collection contains one volume of...
Dates: 1915-1937

Letters to Anna Wharton Wood and list of apple trees planted at Haverford College

Identifier: HCS-000-013

This collection consists of letters to Anna Wharton Wood from her brother Edward Wanton Smith and Amelia Mott Gummere about the history of Haverford College. It also includes newspaper clippings and a list of apple trees on the Haverford College campus copied by Wood from the papers of her grandfather, Daniel B. Smith.

Dates: 1925-1936

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Quakers -- History 3
letters (correspondence) 2
American literature -- Quaker authors 1
Clubs 1
Historic house museums 1