Sarah 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
Sarah Childs Conard (1782-1852) was born in 1782, in Abington, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Henry T. Child and Sarah Ann Child. She married John Conard in 1804, and the couple had eight children: James (b. 1806), Peter (b. 1810), Joseph (b. 1812), Tacy (b. 1815), John (b. 1817), Albert (b. 1820), Charles (b. 1822), and Levi (b. 1830). Sarah Conard died November 11, 1852.
This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Sarah Conard. The volume includes extracts and reflections concerning religion, friendship, virtue, and hope. It also includes a memorandum for Charles William and extracts from "Complaint of an African Woman."
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).