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Mary R. Haines signature album


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

Mary Rhoads Haines (1818-1905) was born in 1818, in Springfield, Pennsylvania. She married William Ellis Haines, a Philadelphia doctor, in 1841. The couple had one child, Hannah, in 1845. William Haines died a year later. Mary Rhoads Haines taught in Quaker schools in Philadelphia and Westtown after the death of her husband.

This collection is comprised of the single volume signature album of Mary R. Haines. The album is comprised of signatures from Quaker friends, some accompanied by quotes.

The Mary R. Haines signature album was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1951 by Henry S. Williams.

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

Vol. 1, 1874-1875.
Volume 1

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