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Society of Friends


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Rowell family papers

Identifier: MSS 0511

The Rowell family papers, spanning the years 1846 to 1894 (bulk dates 1849 - 1853), preserves the letters exchanged by a Quaker family of Loudon, New Hampshire, recording their responses to significant social and political issues of the period leading up to the national crisis over slavery and states’ rights.

Dates: 1846-1894

Thomas Scattergood journal

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0177

This journal was created by Thomas Scattergood (1748-1814), a Quaker minister, pioneer of mental health reform, and early advocate for the creation of Friends Asylum (later Friends Hospital) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It describes his travels to various Quaker Meetings in New Jersey and New York between 1789 and 1792.

Dates: 1789, 1791-1792

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Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century 1
Almanacs 1
Climatology--Observations--History--19th century 1
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