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Rebecca Conard commonplace book


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

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Overview and metadata sections

Rebecca Conard (1800-1875) was born January 27, 1800, the daughter of Paul Conard and Sarah Roberts. From 1841 to 1843, she was a teacher of sewing and writing at Westtown School, Pennsylvania. She published a book of poems in 1875. Rebecca Conard died May 1, 1875, in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Rebecca Conard. The volume includes poetry, extracts on religious and moral topics, and hymns.


Processed by Kara Flynn; completed August, 2015.

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

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

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

Collection Inventory

Commonplace book, 1827.
Volume 1

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