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Richard Jordan Transferware

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1326

Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of three pieces of Staffordshire transferware pottery in commemoration of Richard Jordan, produced by Joseph Heath. There is a plate, a platter, and a pitcher. The image of the transfer shows Jordan walking along a cart path with fenced areas to the right and left and his house in the background with outbuildings on both sides; a large cow or ox is lying next to the fence on the right.

Dates

  • Creation: circa 1833

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Biographical / Historical

Richard Jordan was a Quaker minister who preached in Camden, New Jersey from 1809-1826. He was part of the abolitionist movement. He was born in Virginia, and moved to North Carolina before moving to New Jersey.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 box, 3 items)

Language

English

Overview

This collection is composed of three pieces of Staffordshire transferware pottery in commemoration of Richard Jordan, produced by Joseph Heath.

Arrangement

These are ordered alphabetically by type of object.

Acquisition

Gift of Randy Boyer, October 2019

Related Materials

- Richard Jordan autobiography, undated, MC.975.07.124 - More transferware of this collection can be found at Earlham College's archives.

Processing Information

Processed by Mary A. Crauderueff, completed January, 2022

Title
Richard Jordan Transferware
Author
Mary A. Crauderueff
Date
January, 2022
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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