Thomas Scattergood journal


Creator: Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814
Date(s): 1789, 1791-1792
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0177
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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.
Physical Description: 1 volume 61 leaves
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Purchase, 2015
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