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Shoemaker Family Family Papers


Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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The Shoemaker family was a Quaker family of Philadelphia and Pikes Counties, Pennsylvania.

Contains one folder of business papers from the Shoemaker family of Philadelphia and Pike County, Pennsylvania. Includes deeds, inventory, and appraisement papers.

Donor: Unknown

Source is unknown, but papers appear to be related to Mary Williams Shoemaker Papers, daughter of Franklin Shoemaker whose estate is inventoried in these papers.

Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Finding Aid Author
FHL staff
Finding Aid Date
Before 1967
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

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Collection Inventory

Includes eeds, affidavits, description of lots in Pike County, notes, certificates, assignment of ground rent, letters pertaining to real estate, inventory, and appraisement.
Box 1

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