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"John Greenleaf Whittier: Some General Characteristics of his Poetry"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-001
Overview Wilhelm Aarek's thesis, entitled "John Greenleaf Whittier: Some General Characteristics of his Poetry," provides a brief history of early American literature and the influence of religion, chiefly providing a literary analysis of John Greenleaf Whittier's poetry, including various influences on his poetry, as well as its themes and subjects.
Dates: Undated.

Brent Dow Allinson Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allinson, Brent Dow
Abstract Collection includes undated typescript writings by Allinson, pamphlets by and about him, and a newspaper clipping discussing his court martial.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1918-1920

Elizabeth Allinson commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-001
Overview The commonplace book of Elizabeth Allinson includes reflections upon the death of George Dillwyn, poetry, sketch of Martha Cooper Allinson, quotes and extracts, Quaker testimonies, and obituaries for Abigail Barker, Sybil Allinson, and Susanna Bigg.
Dates: 1820

Allinson Family Papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-968
abstract This collection spans more than two centuries and includes most notably members of the Allinson and Taylor families. There are also letters from Joseph Bonaparte, Sarah Moore Grimke, Julia Ward Howe and George Washington. Prominent material types include correspondence, diaries, financial, legal and property papers, maps, photographs and poetry. The richest subject veins are anti-slavery, including the Free Produce Association of Friends, the yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia and settlement...
Dates: 1710 - 1939

Martha Allinson commonplace book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-002
Overview The commonplace book of Martha Allinson includes Quaker testimonies, extracts of poetry, hymns, accounts of miracles, and memorandums upon the death of Quaker leaders.
Dates: 1772-1779

Anonymous commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-004
Overview This collection is comprised of seven volumes of anonymous commonplace books. The commonplace books tend to include poetry and religious extracts.
Dates: 1750-1894

Margaret Bacon collection

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Identifier: HC.MC-1312
Overview This collection contains the papers and writings of Margaret Hope Bacon, a 20th century Quaker writer and historian. It includes research compiled on Edward Townsend, William Biddle, and Lucretia Mott, and also includes collections of poems and biographical writings.
Dates: 1933-2010

Bernard Barton letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-002
Overview This collection includes of the single letterbook of Bernard Barton, as well as correspondence related to the history of the letterbook, dated 1942. The letterbook contains personal correspondence from friends and family, and letters are often related to personal and family news, Barton's poetry and writings, and literature in general. Letter writers include Charles Lamb, Thomas Campbell, Elizabeth Fry, Charles Lloyd, Andrew Ritchie, Robert Southey, John Scott, Horatio Smith, Mary White, and...
Dates: 1822-1837

"Bernard Barton, Quaker Poet"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-139
Overview Photocopy of a typed manuscript written by Mildred Ayars Purnell, submitted as partial fulfillment for her master's in English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.
Dates: 1941

Erica Brooks commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-055
Overview The commonplace books of Erica May Brooks include poems about nature, history, family, friendship, and World War II, as well as both copied poems and originals written by Brooks.
Dates: 1925-1951

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 69
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clippings (information artifacts) 3
letters (correspondence) 3
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Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 5
Fisher, Thomas 3
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 2
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Broomell, Anna Pettit 2
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Adelman, Seymour, 1906-1985 1
Ahab Press 1
Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. 1
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Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 1
Allinson, Elizabeth 1
Allinson, Margaret 1
Allinson, Martha Cooper 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1808-1883 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Anna Morris Shinn Maier 1
Baker, Aaron, 1772-1830 1
Barclay, Robert, 1648-1690 1
Bates, Benjamin, 1769-1812 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Bertrand family 1
Biddle, William C. 1
Brooks, Erica May 1
Brooks, Helen Morgan 1
Brown family 1
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Burling, Benjamin 1
Burlington Company Association 1
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Cadbury, Anna K (Anna Kaighn), 1846-1923 1
Cadbury, Benjamin 1
Cadbury, Caroline, 1801-1868 1
Cadbury, Emma, 1843-1923 1
Cadbury, Emma, 1875-1965 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cadbury, Joel, 1838-1923 1
Cadbury, John Warder 1
Cadbury, Richard, 1825-1897 1
Carter family 1
Carter, Kathaleen Johnson, 1901-2002 1
Catullus, Gaius Valerius 1
Champney, Mary 1
Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 1
Clark, Amanda K., 1822?-1895 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Clement, John 1
Comfort, Howard, -1904 1
Conard, Rebecca 1
Conrow, Elizabeth Biddle, -1939 1
Cope, Sarah Wistar 1
Cromwell, Oliver 1
Day, Mahlon 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Dillwyn, Sarah 1
Dorothy Harvey Leonard, 1925-2007 1
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 1
Elfreth, Jacob R., Sr., 1789-1870 1
Elfreth, Jane P. 1
Elfreth, Rebecca P. 1
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Evans, Jonathan, 1759-1839 1
Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Faulk family 1
Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of Women and Children in Reduced Circumstances 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Fisher, Joseph 1
Flanner, Janet, 1892-1978 1
Fling, Hannah 1
Fling, John 1
Flowers, Mary 1
Folwer, Albert Van, -1904 1
Fowler, Albert Vann, 1904- 1
Fowler, Albert W. (Albert Wose), -1940 1
Fowler, Helen W. (Helen Wose), 1907-1968 1
Fox, George 1
Friends Boarding School (Barnesville, Ohio) 1
Fulghum, Walter Benjamin 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Gibbons, Miranda 1
Gove family 1
Gove, Levi, 1802-1885 1
Green, Joseph J. (Joseph Joshua), 1854-1921 1
Gummere, Samuel James 1
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 1
Haines, Catherine 1
Hartshorne, Caroline Cope Yarnall 1
Hartshorne, Henry 1
Harvey family 1
Harvey, Cyril H., 1901-1981 1
Harvey, Ruth T. (Ruth Thorp), 1899-1962 1
Haverford College. Class of 1872 1
Hayes, John Russell, 1866-1945 1
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