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Emma C. Yarnall commonplace book


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


This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Emma C. Yarnall, and includes quotations on religious subjects, excerpts of letters, and excerpts of poetry and literature.

The Emma C. Yarnall commonplace book donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1941 by Margaret Loring Thomas and Edward Thomas.

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September, 2015.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
September, 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, 1878.
Volume 1
Related Correspondence, 1941.
Box 1
Scope and Contents

A letter addressed to Mr. Drake, from Margaret Loring Thomas, which provides some limited biographical information about Emma C. Yarnall, after the volume was donated.

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