In Her Own Right

Friends Instruction Association Mother's Meetings account book

Image A00180625 02 lg
Date created 1873-1875
Creator Friends Instruction Association
Description Book containing the names of the women in the program, along with the amount that they paid for their fabric. The first page outlines ""the object of the Mother's Meetings,"" which notes that the women are charged half the cost of their materials in order to ""encourage independence.""
Size 27 pages
Type text
Subjects Sewing schools | Sewing--Study and teaching | Textile fabrics | Women--Services for | Women--Charities | Charity organization | Quakers--Charities
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00180625
Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Friends Instructional Association Records, SFHL-RG4-028, Peace Collection of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180625. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see