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Rachel Scattergood commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-032
Overview

The commonplace books of Rachel Scattergood include extracts of poetry, prose, correspondence, and quotations.

Dates: 1856-1894

Henry Hale Graham Sharpless commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-029
Overview

The Henry Hale Graham Sharpless commonplace book was created during Sharpless' time at Haverford College. Sharpless graduated class of 1840, but the book notes many written records and excerpts during 1839 in his junior year. The book contains carving prints from various artists paired with excerpts hand written by Sharpless himself.

Dates: 1839

Rebecca Sharpless commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-034
Overview

The commonplace book of Rebecca Sharpless includes excerpts of poetry and quotations from various Quaker women, including Mary Cresson Emlen, Hannah Scattergood, Jane Cope, Mary E. Scattergood, Lydia Fisher, and Beulah Morris.

Dates: 1839-1845

Susan Hilles Shearman commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-033
Overview

The commonplace book of Susan Hilles Shearman includes extracts of poetry, hymns, prayers, newspaper clippings, quotations arranged by topics, and descriptions of Shearman's baby daughter. Inside the volume are post cards from Ephrata, and Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, as well as a photograph of Hepsiba Hathaway Howland.

Dates: 1871-1873

Shoemaker commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-035
Overview

The commonplace books of the Shoemaker family include advice, reflections, excerpts of letters, prose, poetry, and excerpts organized by topic, including matrimony, happiness, pleasure, and character.

Dates: 1794-1839

Henry Simmons commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-054
Overview

The commonplace book of Henry Simmons includes "A Memorable instance of Divine guidance and protection," prayers, a speech made by the King of England to the Quakers, “A Testimony concerning Elisha Kirk," a memorial for his wife, Priscilla Yarnall, and a memorial for Robert Jordan.

Dates: 1791-1796

Daniel B. Smith commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-052
Overview

The two commonplace books of Daniel B. Smith include copied poems and extracts of religious essays.

Dates: 1803-1809

Smith family commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-050
Overview

This commonplace book features writings from the Smith family.

Dates: Undated.

Spencer Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-963
Overview

The 19th century correspondence and commonplace books of members of the Quaker Spencer family.

Dates: 1729 - 1905; Majority of material found within 1812 - 1905

Ann Roberts Matlack Stackhouse commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-036
Overview The commonplace book of Ann Matlack Stackhouse includes religious excerpts, excerpts of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Minutes (1848), and excerpts of letters, including a letter from Samuel Johnson to Edward Hicks. Also included are the testimony of Robert Barrow at George Fox's burial, the prayer of Nicholas Waln, James Simpson's sermon, a timeline of discoveries and settlements in the United States, a warning to the people called Quakers, and a letter to parents who have the care of youth in...
Dates: 1837-1845

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