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Mary Hoxie Jones recollection of Halley's Comet


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

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Mary Hoxie Jones, daughter of Ruthus Matthew Jones (1863-1948) and Elizabeth Bartram "Lily" Cadbury (1871-1952), was born on July 27, 1904 in Haverford, PA. She passed away on December 26, 2003 in Kennett Square, PA.

This collection contains a note written by Mary Hoxie Jones in 1985 where she reflects on her experience seeing Halley's comet as a six year old. This note was written around a year before the next passing of Halley's Comet in 1986.

Single Item.

Unknown Acquisition.

Processed by Erick Iraheta, completed February 2023


Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Erick Iraheta
Finding Aid Date
February, 2023
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Collection Inventory

Mary Hoxie Jones recollection of Halley's Comet.
Box 62

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