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Abel Thomas Collection

 Collection — Box: 49
Identifier: SC-558

Content Description

2 items relating to Abel Thomas (ca 1736-1816), a Friends minister of Exeter, Pennsylvania. The first is a photocopy of the 1824 "Brief Memoir of Abel Thomas." The second is a facsimile of a manuscript, "The Defence of Abel Thomas Accompanied by His Friend James Thomas on a Religious Visit to Friends of New Jersey and New York Governments, Wxamined and Acquitted by the Governor and Council for Their Having Crossed the British Lines without a Pasport Etc in the Year 1778. Transcribed from a Copy taken in Philadelphia 10Mo: 2nd 1778 by Nathan Cleaver 1819."


  • 1778-1824


1 Folders

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