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Richard Price Hallowell scrapbook


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

Richard Price Hallowell (1835-1904) was born on December 16, 1835, in Philadelphia, Pennshylvania, the son of Morris Longstreth Hallowell and Hannah Hallowell. He married Anna Coffin Davis in 1859, and the couple had eight children: Maria Mott Hallowell (b. 1860), May Hallowell (b. 1861), Penrose Hallowell (b. 1862), James Mott Hallowell (b. 1865), Lucretia Mott Hallowell (b. 1867), Frank Walton Hallowell (b. 1870), Marietta Hallowell (b. 1876), and Louise T. Hallowell (b. 1884). Richard Price Hallowell died on January 5, 1904, in West Medford, Massachusetts.

This collection is comprised of the single volume scrapbook of Richard Price Hallowell. The volume includes newspaper clippings on a variety of topics, including labor reforms, lectures on art and history, American politics, civil rights, and issues surrounding the voting rights of freed enslaved people.

The Richard Price Hallowell scrapbook was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1952 by Mrs. F. S. Churchill.

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

Archival Resource Key. Vol. 1, 1891-1903.
Volume 1

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