Joseph Foulke correspondence
Includes his correspondence with family members and one letter from William Chandler, 1839-1861. Topics covered are family matters, Quaker meetings, politics, and almanacs.
- Foulke, Joseph, 1827- (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Joseph Foulke Jr. was born to Joseph and Elizabeth (Shoemaker) Foulke of Gwynedd Monthly Meeting. Joseph Foulke, Jr. was a Quaker and worked as a wheelwright, was principal of Gwynedd Boarding School, and then earned his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1847. He worked as a doctor for the rest of his life. He served as a Clerk and then as an Elder for Buckingham Monthly Meeting.
.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (9 items (1 folder)))
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--the Autograph Collection, 1992. Method of acquisition--Purchased from.
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- Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
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