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David J. Scott Papers, 1863-1887 | Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives

By Thomas Hamm

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Predominant Dates:1863-1887

ID: SC/363

Extent: 1.0 Folder

Arrangement: Chronological

Date Acquired: 00/00/2013

Subjects: Quakers - Ohio

Languages: English


Letters written by Orthodox Friends in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Iowa to David J. Scott (1827-1914), a Friend of West Chester, Pa.

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Israel Steer, Colerain, Ohio,  to David J. Scott, 11th Mo 29, 1863, with comments on Ohio Quaker affairs and the Civil War; Francis Davis, Barnesville, Ohio, 7th Mo. 25, 1864, 3rd Mo. 21, 1866, re: business matters;  David Stanton, Pilot Grove, Ia., 3rd Mo. 3, 1866, re: family in Iowa; Gilbert Cope, West Chester, Pa., 4th Mo. 26, 1868, re: hiring servant girl;, Mattie Scott, p.m. Colerain, Ohio, to David J. Scott, 12th Mo. 9, 1873, re: family; Israel Steer, Colerain, Ohio, 10th Mo. 16, 1887,  re: family.

Collection Historical Note

Israel Steer (1820-1905) was a Conservative Friend and Elder in Ohio Yearly Meeting. David J. Scott (1827-1912) was his brother-in-law. He spent most of his life in Chester County, Pennsylvania, but lived in the 1850s at Colerain, Ohio. Francis Davis (1819-1889) was a Conservative Friend of Stillwater Monthly Meeting, Ohio. David Stanton was an Orthodox Friend. Gilbert S. Cope (1840-1928) was an Orthodox Friend and historian of West Chester, Pa.

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Quakers - Ohio

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Repository: Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted

Acquisition Source: Ian Jones, Upper Marlboro, Md.

Acquisition Method: Purchase

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