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Nov162014

Sheppard Family Papers at Haverford College

Finding Aid for the SHEPPARD FAMILY PAPERS, 1656-1887
Collection No. 858
3 document boxes (1.5 linear feet)

Abstract: The collection particularly provides connections between Irish and Philadelphia Friends in the 18th century, especially the Sheppard and Wansborough families who intermarried. Included are letters of John Wilbur, central in the Gurney-Wilbur controversy.

Pay special attention to Box 1 for correpondence of James Wansborough

http://www.haverford.edu/library/special/aids/sheppard/sheppard858.pdf

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