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Joshua Longstreth Baily (1826-1916) was a Quaker merchant in the dry goods business, and was involved in African American causes, peace issues, and temperance. Volume 1 contains extracts organized by topics such as: benevolence, courage, doing for Jesus, fear, forgiveness, honesty, lying, missionaries, prayer, resignation, and truthfulness. Volume 2 contains extracts of essays on literature and copied poems.
This collection is comprised of two volumes of the commonplace books of Sarah Wistar Cope. The first volume includes extracts on moral and religious topics, poetry, and pressed leaves. The second volume includes a memorandum of a religious visit to New York, extracts, and an "account of Joseph Hoag's family."
The commonplace book of Deborah Haines includes poetry, short stories, and hymns, all religious in nature.
The commonplace book of the Hartshorne, Haines, and Rodman families includes quotes and extracts related to religion and morals, including extracts of the Pilgrim's Progress. The specific author is unknown.
The Lloyd family commonplace books include extracts, poetry, and literary quotes.
The commonplace books of the Matlack family largely focus on Elias Hicks.
The commonplace book of John Morton includes a copy of the will of Edward Warton, recipes for colored dyes, and excerpts organized by topic, including solitude, Barclay's apology, and Paradise Lost.
The commonplace book of Mary Ann Newbold contains extracts concerning nature, religion, and friendship.
The commonplace book of Rebecca Peirce includes excerpts of letters on friendship, prayers, extracts from the writing of William Grover, extracts of a letter from Samuel Fothergill, and extracts from Sherwood's "Lady of the Manor."
- Quaker women 11
- Poetry 8
- correspondence 3
- Motherhood -- United States -- History 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
- letters (correspondence) 1 ∧ less
- Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
- Cope, Sarah Wistar 1
- Haines family 1
- Haines, Deborah 1
- Hartshorne family 1
- Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
- Lloyd family 1
- Lloyd, Mary Ann 1
- Lloyd, Susan H. 1
- Matlack family 1
- Morton, John, active 1790-1800 1
- Newbold, Mary Ann 1
- Peirce, Rebecca 1
- Pim, Annie 1
- Rodman family 1
- Rodman, Anne Eliza 1
- Satterthwaite, Sallie 1
- Scattergood, Rachel 1
- Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 1
- Shoemaker, Margaret Wood 1
- Taylor, Elizabeth Shoemaker 1
- Wharton, Deborah Fisher, 1795-1888 1 ∧ less