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"The Poetical Effusions of John Clement"


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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John (Judge) Clement (1816-1894) was born on November 8, 1816, in Haddonfield, New Jersey. He married Mary Rice Heed in 1833, at the age of 17. The couple had one child who survived to adulthood, Sally T. Black (b. 1866). Clement died August 16, 1894, in Haddonnfield, New Jersey.

This collection is comprised of the single volume of original poetry by John Clement, written from 1854 to 1889. His poetry covers a variety of topics, including family (specifically his mother, sister, wife, and son), nature and the seasons, and the Civil War.


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

Manuscript, 1854-1889.
Volume 1

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