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Robert Judson Leach manuscripts


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

Robert J. Leach was born in 1916 in New England. He was a conscientious objector during World War II and a teacher after the war. He has done extensive research on the history of whaling and Nantucket Quakers.

This collection is comprised of the typed manuscripts of Robert Judson Leach, which focus on Quaker history.

The Robert Judson Leach manuscripts were donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1981 by Arthur Mekeel.

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).

Collection Inventory

"The First Century of London Yearly Meeting, 1660-1761", Undated.
Box 26 Folder 1
Scope and Content note

One typed copy and one photocopy.

"A Short History of the Friends Meeting in Geneva, Switzerland 1920-1960", Undated.
Box 26 Folder 2
"Nantucket Contributions to Meetinghouse Friends, 1708-1763", Undated.
Box 26 Folder 3
Scope and Content note

Typed manuscript.

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