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Jane Maule diaries


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


Entries describe weather, Quaker meetings, family news, and births, deaths, and marriages within the family and Quaker community.


Processed by Kara Flynn; completed July, 2015.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
July, 2015
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Vol. 1, 1866-1881.
Volume 1
Scope and Content note

Includes two photos- one identified as a photo of the children of Benjamin and Ann Evans Maule, and a photo labeled "Maule sisters," dated 1936.

This volume describes Jane leaving school due to her health, and her early adulthood, particularly the marriage of her sister Mary and the birth of Mary's children.

Vol. 2, 1882-1888.
Volume 2
Vol. 3, 1891-1898.
Volume 3
Vol. 4, 1898-1904.
Volume 4
Vol. 5, 1904-1907.
Volume 5
Vol. 6, 1908-1916.
Volume 6
Vol. 7, 1917-1921.
Volume 7
Vol. 8, 1922-1930.
Volume 8
Vol. 9, 1930-1937.
Volume 9
Scope and Content note

Includes newspaper clippings about winter storms, 1934.

Vol. 10, 1937-1938.
Volume 10
Scope and Content note

Includes four copies of a photo of the Maule sisters.

Vol. 11, 1939.
Volume 11
Scope and Content note

Description of final illness.

Transcription, 1866-1884.
Box 5
Scope and Content note

Typed transcript of the entirety of volume 1, and a partial transcription of volume 2.

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