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Various Collection of 5 letters relating to Elizabeth Woodhouse. [Decimalized .01-.05]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00391 Author/Creator: Various Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: 1682 Pagination: 5 items

People: Penn, William

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: QuakersReligionImmigration and MigrationLove LettersWomen's HistoryTravel

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