In Her Own Right

Letter to Graceanna Lewis

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Date created 1844-06-03
Description From a friend named Mary; last name is illegible. Writer asks how Lewis's reform work is going, and expresses frustration at the lack of action on the part of many Quakers. Mentions Lydia Wearman and Elizabeth Fuller speaking at Meeting. Also mentions a colored man named James Pennington and discusses the author's fear of death.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Antislavery movements | Quakers | African Americans--Education | Death--Religious aspects
Geographical location York (Pa.); Chester County (Pa.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00179487
Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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