Samuel Allinson papers
Correspondence and miscellaneous memorabilia, including a 1834 letter from brother William and Uncle (?) in Burlington regarding temperance and the potential purchase of land.
- Allinson, Samuel, 1808-1883 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Samuel Allinson, son of Bernice and James Allinson of Philadelphia, was a prominent Orthodox Quaker. He was a farmer at Yardville in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, and was also a philanthropist, particularly concerned with penal justice.
.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (5 items (3 folders)))
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Donor unknown.
- Inventory of the Samuel Allinson Papers
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- Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
- Language of description
- Script of description
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