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Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880


Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

American Friends' letters

Identifier: HC.MC-851

The collection is composed chiefly of letters of members of the Society of Friends in the United States from the 17th to the 20th centuries; there are also documents, clippings, published articles, and miscellaneous manuscripts.

Dates: 1682-1986

Margaret Bacon collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1312

This collection contains the papers and writings of Margaret Hope Bacon, a 20th century Quaker writer and historian. It includes research compiled on Edward Townsend, William Biddle, and Lucretia Mott, and also includes collections of poems and biographical writings.

Dates: 1933-2010

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

Hugh Barbour lecture papers

 Collection — Othertype SC-008
Identifier: SFHL-SC-008

Includes outline and course materials for five lectures given at Pendle Hill in the winter of 1975, notes on "Ethics and Theology in the Hicksite Separation" and the manuscript of a lecture on "Quakers and the Trinity" given at Swarthmore College in the spring of 1975.

Dates: 1975

Josephine Rothermal Bull autograph collection

Identifier: BMC-M132

This collection consists of documents pertaining to and the hand-signed letters of prominent American figures of the early 1920s. Many concern explorer Henry Grant Bryant and the Melville-Bryant Drift Cask Experiment. Other notable persons associated with this collection include Martin van Buren, William Howard Taft, Herbert Hoover, Ulysses S. Grant, and James Buchanan. Additionally, there are two autograph books within the collection.

Dates: 1835 - 1929
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Joseph A. and Ruth Dugdale Correspondence

 Collection — Othertype SC-032
Identifier: SFHL-SC-032

Correspondence of Dugdale and his wife, Ruth Dugdale, both of whom were active in reform efforts such as the abolition of slavery and women's rights. Correspondents include Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglass, Thomas Garrett, William Lloyd Garrison, James Mott, Lucretia Mott, and Wendell Phillips.

Dates: 1841-1873

From the Women of Philadelphia U.S.A. in Answer to the Friendly Address of the Women of Exeter, England, on the Subject of Peace

 Item — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-From the women of Philadelphia U.S.A.
Abstract Handwritten draft of a reply to an address from women of Exeter, England, in response to their plea urging their American sisters to help prevent war between England and the United States. This draft, of which the final version no longer exists, warns that a mother could sow the seed of blood-thirsty ambition in her son "when in his childish hours she gave him tiny weapons, and taught him how to mimic war's murderous game." Signed by Lucretia Mott. The reply, which was sent to England and is...
Dates: 1846

Ruth Anne Hillborn papers

 Collection — Othertype SC-012
Identifier: SFHL-SC-012
Abstract This collection includes the journal of Ruth Anne Hillborn from 1864-1868. She relates events concerning the emancipation of enslaved people, the U. S. Civil War, and the Presidency of Abraham Lincoln. She also describes Lucretia Mott and her ministry. This collection also includes miscellaneous poetry, a facsimile letter to the Women's Aid Association of Philadelphia about efforts in freedman's relief, a letter from John Bailey on Quaker ministry, and extracts from an account of the death...
Dates: 1806-1868

J. Russell Hayes scrapbook concerning Lucretia Mott, circa 1916

 File — Box 36
Scope and Contents

Clippings of published poetry by Hayes and photograph of Lucretia Mott mounted in a printed biography of Mott published by the Office of the Journal, Philadelphia, Pa., 1880.

Dates: circa 1916

Lewis-Pratt Family Papers

 Collection — Othertype SC-244
Identifier: SFHL-SC-244

Collection of manuscripts of the Lewis and Pratt families of Delaware County in Pennsylvania. Includes bible pages with births, marriages, and deaths, as well as Quaker documents. Of particular interest is a letter from Thomas H. Speakman to his sister, M.M. Jenkinson on an inheritance which also includes a reference to Rowland Johnson, Lucretia Mott, Clement Biddle, and James Martin at the Cherry Street meeting house.

Dates: ca.1790-1851 & n.d

Additional filters:

Collection 15
Archival Object 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 3
Abolitionists -- United States 2
Enslaved persons -- Emancipation -- United States 2
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 2
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 2
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Social reformers -- United States 2
Spirituality -- Society of Friends 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Public Opinion 2
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Swarthmore 2
American fiction 1
Antislavery movements 1
Antislavery movements -- United States 1
Authors, American -- 20th century 1
Business 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
Congregational Friends 1
Feminism -- United States 1
Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Hicksites 1
Indigenous rights -- Civil rights 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Poetry -- Women authors -- 19th century 1
Prison reformers 1
Quaker prison reformers 1
Quaker women 1
Quaker women -- Biography 1
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania 1
Quaker women -- United States 1
Quakers -- 19th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Genealogy 1
Quakers -- History 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester 1
Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- United States 1
Québec (Province) 1
Slavery 1
Slavery -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States 1
Slavery -- United States 1
Social problems -- United States 1
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
Society of Friends -- Education 1
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 1
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs -- History 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Japan 1
Society of Friends -- New York (State) 1
Society of Friends -- Sermons 1
Society of Friends -- Wilburite controversy 1
Spiritual life -- Society of Friends 1
Spiritualism -- New York (State) 1
Underground Railroad -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
United States -- History -- Colonial period -- ca. 1600-1775 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania 1
Voyages and travels -- 19th century 1
Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History 1
Women abolitionists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Women and peace -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Women social reformers 1
Women social reformers -- United States 1
Women's rights -- United States 1
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
criticism 1
diaries 1
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