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Douglass, Sarah Mapps, 1806-1882


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Margaret Hope Bacon Research Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-276

Margaret Hope Bacon was a prolific Quaker author and social activist. Her Research Papers consist primarily of the manuscripts and files assembled in the process of research.

Dates: 1947-2007

Josiah White papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1166
Overview Josiah White was a 19th-century engineer and the inventor of a method to bring coal down the Lehigh River, a tributary of the Delaware River in Pennsylvania. He was also heavily involved in the education of many among America's less privileged, establishing a number of manual labor schools in the Midwest. The collection includes White's business and personal papers, as well as the papers of Hannah White Richardson and Rebecca White, his daughters, whose interests included religious and...
Dates: 1797-1949

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