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FMS/FMS 1-100/FMS-19. Elkanah Beard Papers, 1868-1878

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Identifier: FMS/FMS 1-100/FMS-19

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Elkanah Beard Papers

Identifier: FMS-19
Scope and Contents

The Elkanah Beard Papers consist of two diaries kept by Elkanah Beard, a prominent Gurneyite Quaker minister of Winchester, Indiana, from 1868 to 1875 and 1877 to 1878. They reflect his participation in the missionary and revival movement that swept Gurneyite meetings in the Midwest in the 1870s.

Dates: 1868-1878; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1980