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Creator:Moon, James
Title:James Moon Quaker travel diary
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0101
Abstract:Prominent Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Quaker James Moon recorded his travels in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Virginia between 1742 and 1792 in this brief, handwritten account. He includes dates, names of persons[...] encountered, destinations, and routes, as well as lists of Quaker meeting places, particularly the Shrewsbury Yearly Meeting in New Jersey.
Subjects:Quakers--Pennsylvania--History--18th century | Quaker church buildings | Wilmington (Del.)--Description and travel | Chester County (Pa.)--Description and travel | More Subjects
Creator:Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814
Title:Thomas Scattergood journal
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0177
Abstract: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.
Subjects:Travelers--Diaries | Quakers--Pennsylvania--History--18th century | Quakers--New Jersey--History--18th century | Climatology--Observations--History--19th century | More Subjects