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
David Bacon (1729-1809), the son of John Bacon, was a Philadelphia hatter and a Quaker elder who visited Canandaigua, New York, in the fall of 1794 to be present at a treaty with the "Indians of the Six Nations." Bacon married Mary Trotter, the daughter of Joseph Trotter, in the Philadelphia Monthly Meeting in 1751. The couple had six children: Susan P., Joseph, Charles W., Edmund P., Mary, and Anna Bacon.
This collection is comprised of the financial records of David Bacon, and financial materials related to his will.
Processed by Kara Flynn; completed January, 2016.
- Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Kara Flynn
- Finding Aid Date
- January 2016
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).