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William R. Wilson Collection

 Collection — Box: 12
Identifier: SC-127

Scope and Contents

William Robinson Wilson (1844-1940) was a Quaker farmer, teacher, and businessman of Henry County, Ind. Born in Perquimans County, North Carolina, he came to Wayne County, Ind. with his widowed mother in 1854 and, with the exception of a short period in Kansas in the 1860s, spent the rest of his life there and in Henry County. The collection consists of a photocopy of an autobiography written about 1928, concentrating on his life before 1890.


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Repository Details

Part of the Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives Repository