Howard family 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
Sarah P. Howard was born in 1773. She was a member of the Philadelphia Monthly Meeting. She died November 18, 1848, in Philadelphia.
This collection is comprised of the personal correspondence of the Howard family, as well as a printed genealogy of the Howard family.
The Howard family papers were purchased by Special Collections, Haverford College in 1976 from Timothy Bakken.
Processed by Kara Flynn; completed February, 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).
Handwritten correspondence between Sarah P. Howard and her daughter Eliza, concerning her studies of philosophy, French, painting and botany. Also included are a typed translation of a letter from J.W. Goethe., as well as a typed letter to Henry J. Cadbury from D. Howard.
Printed "Pedigree of Howard."