In Her Own Right

Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor Minute Book, 1855-1866

Image A00180630 001 lg
Date created 1855-01-01 – 1866-01-01
Creators Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor with Clothing
Description Minutes of the weekly meetings of the Association, usually including brief statements from the treasurer, assignments to committees, details on the number of garments made, etc. A list of women elected to the Association is found at the beginning of the book. A circular found loose in the book and titled "An Appeal for the Suffering Poor" has been scanned as pages 065 and 066.
Size 135 pages
Type text
Subjects Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor with Clothing | Charities | Minutes (Records) | Women--Charities | Clothing and dress | Poor women--Employment | Poor women--Services for
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor with Clothing Records, SFHL-RG4-018, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180630. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/.