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Jehu Newlin 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

Jehu Newlin (1848-1897) was born in June, 1848, in Hutsonville, Illinois. In 1873, he married Sarah Winslow (b. ca. 1853). The couple had at least two children: Frank (b. ca. 1883) and Harvey (b. ca. 1887). Jehu Newlin died in 1897.

This collection is comprised of the single volume signature album of Jehu and Sarah Newlin. The volume includes an inscription on the inside cover, which reads: "Jehu and Sarah Newlin, From their friends Susanna Midgley and Martha Carth. Torquay, 3/1/1887." Signatures are accompanied by dates and locations. locations include Torquay; Philadelphia; Damascus, Syria; Ramallah; London; Yorkshire; Alder, Oregon; Newberg, Oregon; Los Angeles, California; Pasadena, California; and Damascus, Ohio.

The Jehu Newlin signature album was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College by Lindley Buford.

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, 1887-1888.
Volume 1

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