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Price family papers


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

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Benjamin and Jane Price were prominent Hicksite Quakers from Pennsylvania. Jane Price was born a Paxson, the daughter of Jacob and Mary Paxson. She married Benjamin Price in 1817. Benjamin had a brother Eli K. Price who ran a legal practice. Both Benjamin and Jane Price travelled in Quaker ministry.

Source of acquisition--Lucy Price MacIntire. Method of acquisition--Gift of.

Source of acquisition--Arthur Edwin Bye. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1957.

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