Papers 1841-1876

Wistar, Thomas, 1798-1876

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms
  • Physical Details
    • 2 reels of microfilm (35mm)


  • Diary, 1841-1876, with reminiscences to 1804, and copies of correspondence, of a lay leader in the Society of Friends, concerning church activities and religious matters; also including Wistar's appointment as Indian commissioner by Zachary Taylor and Andrew Johnson, and Wistars's subsequent investigations of living conditions among Indian tribes in the United States.


  • This collection is available only on positive microfilm.
  • Originals are in the Quaker Collection, Haverford College,
  • Purchased, 1966.
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