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Guide to miscellaneous Quaker series

Identifier: HC.MC-975

Scope and Content note

The goal of this finding aid is to help users navigate the series that organize the manuscript collections in MC.975. This collection consists of bound items, including manuscript journals & diaries, commonplace books, scrapbooks, financial records, correspondence and letterbooks, and other miscellaneous items, related to Quaker individuals and families, or to Quakerism and Quaker history.

These manuscript volumes are arranged on the shelves in 11 different record groups:

  • MC.975.01: Diaries &Journals
  • MC.975.02 Correspondence & Letterbooks
  • MC.975.03: Commonplace books
  • MC.975.04: Scrapbooks
  • MC.975.05: Signature albums
  • MC.975.06: Photo albums
  • MC.975.07: Manuscripts, Autobiographies & Biographies
  • MC.975.08: Financial Records
  • MC.975.09: Meeting Minutes
  • MC.975.10: Genealogies & bibles
  • MC.975.11: Miscellaneous


  • Creation: 1683-ongoing

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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


100 linear ft.

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Arrangement note

Collection created from single item or similar donations from various donors, and have been grouped for ease of access.


Various donors.

Related materials

MC 801 Non-Quaker Miscellaneous Collections

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed April 2016.

Guide to miscellaneous Quaker series
Kara Flynn
March 2016
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting or requesting repoductions from Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections Library

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Haverford PA 19041 USA US