In Her Own Right

Martha Schofield diary, 1858-1860

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Date created 1858-01-01 | 1860-10-31
Creator Schofield, Martha
Description Describes Martha Schofield's daily life, including social engagements, lectures and other events she attended, Quaker meetings, and her reading circles. During this period, Schofield taught in several schools near New York City. Includes lists of books Schofield has read, letters she has sent, and letters she has received. Pages 141-149 are missing.
Size 159 pages
Type text
Subjects Schofield, Martha | Quaker women | Diaries | Quaker girls | Women teachers | Women in education
Geographical location Bayside (New York, N.Y.); Flushing (New York, N.Y.); Darby (Pa.); Harrison (N.Y.); Tarrytown (N.Y.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Martha Schofield Papers, SFHL-RG5-134, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180648. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see