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John Pierce, 1798; 1801

 File — Box: 26
Identifier: HC.PhY.838.05.033 (1250/AA89)

Scope and Contents

Note with volumes: "Please compare these books with the accounts we have in manuscript that had been copied on Record Paper these books came from Joseph [Willis? Walton?] or his executors"

4 small journals of John Pierce as follows: 4/30/1798 - 6/2/1798: Inscribed on front cover as "John Pierce's" and at top of page 1 "Notes on a visit to the Seneca Nation of Indians by Joshua Sharples and John Pierce. 1798"

6/23/1798 - 7/8/1798: with note "fragment of John Pierce's journal on a visit to the Oneida Indians (NY) 1798"

8/31/1801 - 9/30/1801: rough copy

8/31/1801 - 10/25/1801: These describe a visit to the Seneca Nation. Available on microfilm at Haverford: Microfilm824, reel 12.


  • Creation: 1798; 1801

Conditions Governing Access

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

Materials Specific Details

Affiliation: Orthodox

Physical Facet

Volumes in 1 folder

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