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Francis Bacon diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-004
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

Elizabeth Cadwallader papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-188
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.
Dates: 1835-1865

Jane Maule diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-045
Overview Diary entries describe weather, Quaker meetings, family news, and births, deaths, and marriages within the family and Quaker community.
Dates: 1866-1939

Stokes family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-050
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.
Dates: 1839-1887

John S. Whitall diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-091
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.
Dates: 1785