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John Henry Douglas papers


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

John Henry Douglas (1832-1919) was born in Wayne, Indiana, on November 27, 1832. He was a Quaker minister who worked to establish Quaker meetings in Iowa and later in California. He died on December 12, 1919.

This collection is composed of three folders of typed transcripts of Douglas's correspondence, manuscripts related to Douglas, and portrait photographs.


Processed by Kara Flynn; completed January, 2016.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
February, 2016
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Correspondence, 1908-1933.
Box 11 Folder 1
Manuscripts, 1906-1919.
Box 11 Folder 2
Scope and Content note

Typed manuscripts about John henry Douglas, written by Miriam Carter Douglas.

Photographs, Undated.
Box 11 Folder 3

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