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Mary Capper correspondence

 Collection — othertype: SC-017
Identifier: SFHL-SC-017


Transatlantic correspondence between Mary Capper and the Cadbury family in Philadelphia. Letters concern family and spiritual matters. Correspondents include Joel and Caroline Cadbury, and their daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Cadbury.


  • Creation: 1816-1835


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This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Mary Capper was a birthright Quaker. The daughter of Jasper and Anne Capper, she was born in London in 1795; she later moved to Birmingham. Elizabeth Cadbury was the wife of Richard Tapper Cadbury, employed by Mary's brother Jasper. Joel Cadbury was the son of Richard and Elizabeth, and married Caroline Warder.


.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (2 folders.))



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Source unknown.

Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
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