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Box 8

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Contains 83 Results:

Starbuck, Nathan (Troy) to Ferris, Benjamin, 1846 6mo 25

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ALS written while Ferris was on a visit to New York and the Indians

Dates: 1846 6mo 25

Stokes, Charles (Mount Holly) to Ferris, Benjamin, 1833, 1838

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2 ALS, 1833, asking for his assistance to serve on the committee for Chesterfield Friends and also information about Welcome Gray; 1 ALS, 1838, concerns prison reform, end of death penalty.

Dates: 1833, 1838

Swain, Benjamin, n.d. [1828]

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AL, probably in response to Committee questionnaire. Report on the situation at Bristol, Pa.

Dates: n.d. [1828]

Thomas, John (Lewisburg, Pa.) to Ferris, Benjamin, 1819 1 mo 29

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ALS requesting his help in obtaining George Fox's Journal in German since many of the inhabitants in Union County were German-speaking.

Dates: 1819 1 mo 29

Thomas, Philip E. (Baltimore) to Ferris, Benjamin, 1840 7mo 10

 File — Box: 8
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ALS concerning Indian concerns and includes copy of his letter to A. H. Sevier, chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. Thomas (1776-1861) was the first president of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad and active in the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1840 7mo 10