Mary B. Parson correspondence
This collection includes personal correspondence between Mary B. Parsons and members of the Braithwaite family, primarily Anna and Isaac Braithwaite. Letters concern family matters and, occasionally, meeting activities at Flushing and Kendal and news of Joseph Gurney and Elizabeth Fry. Other correspondents include J. Bevan Braithwaite and Martha G. Braithwaite.
- Parsons, Mary B., 1813-1878 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Mary B. Parsons was a birthright Quaker born in 1813, the daughter of Samuel and Mary Parsons of New York. She was a member of Flushing Monthly Meeting and died in 1878.
.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (8 folders.))
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Anna H. Parsons. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1941.
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- Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
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