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Milcah Martha Moore, a poet, created a commonplace book featuring the women writers in her social circle. The commonplace book of Milcah Martha Moore includes excerpts organized by topic, including topics such as: Happiness, Supplication of a Sinner, and Affliction. The note in the front cover of the volume reads: "The Gift of Sarah Dillwyn to Martha Moore."
Katherine T. Paxson was a Quaker author and poet. Journal entries describe Quaker meetings, prayers and religious reflection, attendance at writing conferences and workshops, as well as visits with family and friends, and daily housework.
John Greenleaf Whittier was an American Quaker poet and editor, as well as an involved abolitionist. He was a delegate to the Anti-Slavery Society in 1833, a member of the State Legislature in 1835, founded the antislavery Liberty party in 1840, and ran for Congress in 1842. Topics covered in Whittier's letterbook include news of health and family, as well as discussions of contributions to "The Non-Slaveholder" and discussions of English Friends.
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- Authors, American -- 20th century 1
- Motherhood -- United States -- History 1
- Quaker abolitionists 1
- Quaker women -- History -- 20th century 1
- Quaker women -- United States 1
- Quakers -- Diaries 1
- Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 1
- Women -- Religious life 1
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- Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 1
- Dillwyn, Sarah 1
- Moore, Milcah Martha 1
- Paxson, Katherine Thompson 1
- Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1