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Margaret Hilles Shearman letter


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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Overview and metadata sections

Margaret Hilles Shearman was born in 1873. She graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 1896, and continued her post-graduate studies in sociology at the University of Pennsylvania.

This collection contains a letter written by Margaret Hilles Shearman to an unnamed friend, written on the back of a business card for her tutoring business. In the letter, Shearman gives a "thought for the day" about sparrows and robins.

This collection is arranged in a single folder.

The Margaret Hilles Shearman letter was found in a book and acknowledged by Special Collections, Haverford College in 1977.

Processed by Alexandra Stern; completed April, 2019.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Alexandra Stern
Finding Aid Date
April, 2019
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Margaret Hilles Shearman, unknown.
Box 60

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