Collection of Isaac T. Hopper papers
Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081
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Isaac T. Hopper was a Quaker reformer and abolitionist. Born in 1771, Hopper was a convinced Friend and staunch Hicksite. Active in prison reform and abolition, he was the editor of the National Anti-slavery Standard. Hopper was disowned by New York Yearly Meeting of Friends in 1842 because of an article which appeared in his publication. He died in 1851.
Source of acquisition--Margaret Bacon. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1968.
Source of acquisition--Howard M. Jenkins. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1967.
- Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830
- Braithwaite, Anna, 1788-1859
- Bates, Elisha, 1781-1861
- Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852
- Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Access Restrictions
This collection is available for research use.