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Mary R. Haines signature album

Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-004

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of the single volume signature album of Mary R. Haines. The album is comprised of signatures from Quaker friends, some accompanied by quotes.


  • 1874-1875


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Mary Rhoads Haines (1818-1905) was born in 1818, in Springfield, Pennsylvania. She married William Ellis Haines, a Philadelphia doctor, in 1841. The couple had one child, Hannah, in 1845. William Haines died a year later. Mary Rhoads Haines taught in Quaker schools in Philadelphia and Westtown after the death of her husband.


0.06 Linear Feet (1 volume)




The signature album of Mary R. Haines is comprised of signatures from Quaker friends, some accompanied by quotes.


The Mary R. Haines signature album was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1951 by Henry S. Williams.

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  • HC.MC.1230 Woodbourne Orchards and Family of Francis R. Cope Jr.
  • HC.MC.975.05.002 Abbie M. Crossman signature album

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September, 2015.

Mary R. Haines signature album, 1874-1875
Kara Flynn
September, 2015
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