Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
Overview and metadata sections
The text is "a copy of verses compos'd for and addrest to S---- R---- a child of three years of age." The text contains a letter to the child and to the child's parents, prose descriptions of the order and contents of the poem, and then the poem. The poem appears to have been addressed to a female child. Topics include friendship, obedience, attention to parents, and charity.
This single volume contains an explanatory preface followed by the poem of the title.
Infantile importance: or some general hints on the subject of religious education was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1978 by Ward and Miriam Madison.
Processed by Sandra Glascock; completed July, 2013. Updated by Sarah Horowitz; completed March, 2019.
- Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Sandra Glascock
- Finding Aid Date
- July, 2013
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).