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William Jones financial records


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 two volumes of the business ledgers of William Jones. The volumes record mortgages, rent payments, taxes, and account balances for various Quaker individuals.


Processed by Kara Flynn; completed November, 2015.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
November, 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, 1845-1861.
Volume 1
Scope and Content note

This volume records mortgages, rent payments and investments of various individuals, including Joseph Pennell, Hannah Smedley, Charles Fisher, and other members of the Quaker community.

Vol. 2, 1848-1850.
Volume 2
Scope and Content note

This volume acts as part business ledger, which records balances for various individuals, including James Pennell and Susan Barton, and as part scrapbook, which inlcudes pasted in newspaper clippings of poetry.

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