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General Improvement Society

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Scope and Contents

This student organization at Friends Indian School had as its goal helping its members become "better readers, speakers and writers" and to work against "intemperance, profanity, cruelty to animals and other evils." They put out "Tunesassa Echoes" and "Temperance Echoes", which were hand-copied journals of student essays and school news.

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research. Access may be provided via digital or microfilm copy, per repository policy.

Physical Location

Haverford College Quaker and Special Collections

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Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting or requesting repoductions from Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library