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Overview 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
Overview 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.
Overview Diary entries describe weather, Quaker meetings, family news, and births, deaths, and marriages within the family and Quaker community.
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the papers of the Stokes family, and includes diaries, a notebook from Joseph Stokes' time at Westtown School, and an autograph album.
Overview Whitall kept this diary for his sister, to whom he addresses the majority of his entries. Entries include quotes from scripture, Quaker sermons, and poetry, as well as descriptions of his voyage from New York to France by sea. During his time in France, entries describe Whitall's travels to Nantes and Bordeaux, as well as visits with Friends in France.
- Quakers -- Diaries 3
- Quakers 2
- France 1
- Quaker women 1
- Quaker women -- United States 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 1
- Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
- Quakers -- Travel 1
- Wills 1
- autograph albums 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- commonplace books 1
- cookbooks 1
- correspondence 1
- notebooks 1
- travel literature 1 ∧ less
- Bacon, Francis, 1812-1870 1
- Comfort, Elizabeth Cadwallader 1
- Maule, Jane 1
- Stokes family 1
- Stokes, Joseph 1