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Francis Bacon diaries

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-004

Entries describe Bacon’s daily life, including descriptions of the weather, Quaker meetings he attended, business transactions, social calls with friends and family, and the births, deaths, and marriages within the Quaker community.

Dates: 1841-1843 and 1858-1862

Bartlett Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-014

This collection is comprised of the correspondence, school records, financial records, legal documents, and miscellaneous papers of various members of the Bartlett family.

Dates: 1842-1859

Bettle family correspondence

Identifier: HC.MC-950-024

This collection contains the personal correspondence of Elizabeth, Mary, and Samuel Bettle.

Dates: 1825-1890

Branch Family correspondence

Identifier: HC.MC-950-028

This collection is comprised of the correspondence of the Branch family.

Dates: 1899-1921

Brown family history

Identifier: HC.MC-975-10-011
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the small, single, handwritten volume of the Brown family history. The volume traces the Brown family back to Thomas and Eleanor Brown of West Nottingham, and traces the descendants of this couple through the eighteenth century. The inside of the back cover is inscribed with the name M. Mendenhall, and dated 8th mo 1833.

Dates: 1833

Elizabeth Cadwallader papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-188

This collection is comprised of the papers of Elizabeth Cadwallader Comfort, and include certificates of removal, clippings, correspondence, diaries, extracts, recipe books, wills, and miscellaneous items from various members of her family.

Dates: 1835-1865

Comfort family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-975-10-002
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a typed genealogy of the Comfort family, compiled by Anne H. Cresson in 1902, largely based on a family tree prepared by John S. Comfort. It also includes some short biographical sketches of the families, as well as typed notes from Cresson's work.

Dates: 1902

David Cooper memoir

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-108

David Cooper wrote his memoir during his later years, when his health was failing, so that his children would be able to reference an account of his life after his death. A note on the inside cover reads: "A Gift of David Cooper to his daughter Martha Allinson." In the memoir, Cooper recounts his early life, his family history, his marriage, the birth of his children, his Quakerism, his struggles with his faith, his work as a representative in 1761, and his attendance at Quaker Meetings.

Dates: 1724-1795

Cope-Collins-Morris papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-046
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the correspondence, prints, and legal papers of three Quaker families, Cope, Collins, and Morris. It primarily includes letters by Mary Ann Cope Morris and letters to Eliza Cope Collins; including the letter of the latter's husband William Morris describing cholera epidemic in Philadelphia, as well as abolitionist activity, Philadelphia Quaker life, Yearly Meetings and a trip through an Oneida Indian village with details about life there. In addition, there...
Dates: 1834-1878

Cope family correspondence

Identifier: HC.MC-950-043

This collection is comprised of the correspondence of the Cope family.

Dates: 1833-1855

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Collins family 1
Comfort family 1
Comfort, Elizabeth Cadwallader 1
Comfort, William Wistar 1
Cooper, David 1
Cromwell family 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Edwards family 1
Elkinton, J.P. 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Garret family 1
Greene, Rowland 1
Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott) 1
Gummere, Francis Barton 1
Haines, Deborah Bunting 1
Haines, Samuel Bunting, 1840-1863 1
Hallowell, Edward Needles 1
Haverford College 1
Howard family 1
Howard, Eliza 1
Howard, Sarah P. 1
Howell family 1
Howell, Elizabeth Rowland 1
Howell, Israel, 1786-1864 1
Janney family 1
Ladd, Elizabeth 1
Leeds family 1
Letchworth family 1
Letchworth, Elizabeth Kite 1
Letchworth, John 1
Lippincott family 1
Longstreth, Thomas Kimber 1
Longstreth, William Collins 1
Matlack family 1
Maule, Jane 1
Meyers, Oliver Warren 1
Morris, Beulah Sansom 1
Morris, Luke Wistar 1
Morris, Margaret Hill 1
Morris, Samuel, 1827-1905 1
Newlin, Rachel H. 1
Paxson, Katherine Thompson 1
Rogers, Ruth Abbott 1
Satterthwaite family 1
Sharpless family 1
Sharpless, Ann 1
Sharpless, Edith 1
Sharpless, Henry Hale G. 1
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 1
Sharpless, Susanna Forsythe 1
Sharpless, Thomas 1
Sharpless, William P., 1808-1879 1
Smedley, Elizabeth Sharpless, 1842-1924 1
Smith, John, 1722-1771 1
Stokes, Joseph 1
Stokes, Martha E. 1
Stokes, Mary Emlen 1
Tatum family 1
Tatum, Lewis Leeds 1
Tatum, Sarah M. 1
Waln family 1
Waln, Joseph 1
Waln, Richard 1
Waln, Sarah 1
Walter, Hannah Ann 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Wheeler, Daniel, 1771-1840 1
Whitall, John Siddons 1
Wing family 1
Wistar, Thomas 1
Wood family 1
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