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Elizabeth Abbott Christ manuscripts

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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.

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Elizabeth Abbott Christ was a Quaker from New Jersey. She married Calvin D. Christ at Moorestown, New Jersey, in 1911. Her father, George Abbott, was a minister in the Society of Friends. Among other attributes making him a distiguished resident of Orlando, he was greatly interested in growing the finer varieties of palms and was a benefactor of the community in providing many of his palms for the area's beautification. She was very active in community club work and served as president of the local Sorosis Club.

This collection is comprised of typed histories of "Florida's First Two Friends Meetings for Divine Worship," and "Orlando-Winter Park Friends Meeting."

Unknown.

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed January, 2016.

Publisher
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).

Collection Inventory

Manuscript, Undated.
Box 8 Folder 1

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