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Thomas Wistar journals

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-089
Overview

Thomas Wistar's journal entries largely describe his work as an Indian Commissioner, including visits to Washington D.C., the Seneca Nation, the Wichita Indian Agency, and other Native American Reservations. In addition to his work as a commissioner, entries detail social calls with family and friends, descriptions of Quaker meetings, and religious reflection and prayers.

Dates: 1841-1875

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  • Subject: Society of Friends -- Indian affairs X
  • Subject: Osage Indians -- History X
  • Subject: Quakers -- Diaries X
  • Library: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections X