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circa 1712
Creator:
Freame, Robert, 1676?-
Extent: 1 volume
A volume written approximately 1712 by Robert Freame (1676?-) documenting the life of his wife Anne Vice Freame (1670?-1712) as a remembrance for their children.
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Brief memoirs of the life of Anne Freame, with her death-bed sayings
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Freame, Robert, 1676?-
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1742
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1712
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A volume written approximately 1712 by Robert Freame (1676?-) documenting the life of his wife Anne Vice Freame (1670?-1712) as a remembrance for their children.
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Freame, Robert, 1676?- Freame, Anne Vice, 1670?-1712
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Biographies Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, English--18th century
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circa 1788-1829
Creator:
Gould, Catharine, 1751-1829
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
Scrapbook created by Catharine Gould spanning the years from circa 1788-1829 comprised of carefully arranged clippings, images and collages.
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Catharine Gould scrapbook
creator
Gould, Catharine, 1751-1829
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1890
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
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circa 1788-1829
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Scrapbook created by Catharine Gould spanning the years from circa 1788-1829 comprised of carefully arranged clippings, images and collages.
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Gould, Catharine, 1751-1829
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices (bound manuscripts) Collages Drawings Epigrams Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Poetry
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1771-1791
Creator:
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744, Author
Rowe, Elizabeth Singer, 1674-1737, Author
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745, Author
Extent: 1 volume
Unbound volume containg eighteenth-century poetical works and correspondence collected by an unknown compiler spanning the years from 1771-1791.
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Commonplace book
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Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744, Author Rowe, Elizabeth Singer, 1674-1737, Author Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1872
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1771-1791
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Unbound volume containg eighteenth-century poetical works and correspondence collected by an unknown compiler spanning the years from 1771-1791.
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1770s 1780s 1790s
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Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 Rowe, Elizabeth Singer, 1674-1737 Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Correspondence Elegies Manuscripts, English--18th century Poetry
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1798
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing a collection of copied excerpts and quotations chiefly regarding the history of Great Britain, Rome, and the Byzantine Empire. The codex is written on 180 numbered pages by an unknown compiler. "Extracts 1798" is written on the spine.
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Commonplace book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1800
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1798
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A volume containing a collection of copied excerpts and quotations chiefly regarding the history of Great Britain, Rome, and the Byzantine Empire. The codex is written on 180 numbered pages by an unknown compiler. "Extracts 1798" is written on the spine.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, English--18th century Quotations
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1794-1799
Creator:
Nisbett, David, 1775-1865
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing the transcriptions of letters and of journal entries spanning from 1794 to 1799 by British surgeon and soldier David Nisbett.
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David Nisbett letters and journal
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Nisbett, David, 1775-1865
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1122
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1794-1799
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A volume containing the transcriptions of letters and of journal entries spanning from 1794 to 1799 by British surgeon and soldier David Nisbett.
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1790s
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Nisbett, David, 1775-1865
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Correspondence Diaries Manuscripts, English--18th century Transcriptions
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circa 1780-1799
Creator:
Landor, Elizabeth, 1743-1829
Extent: 1 volume (+ 15 leaves)
Volume of eighteenth century recipes and numerations probably written an collected by Elizabeth Landor of Warwick, England.
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Elizabeth Landor recipe book
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Landor, Elizabeth, 1743-1829
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1737
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 15 leaves)
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circa 1780-1799
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Volume of eighteenth century recipes and numerations probably written an collected by Elizabeth Landor of Warwick, England.
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Landor, Elizabeth, 1743-1829
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--18th century Recipes
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1592-1810
Extent: 1 box
This collection contains 52 assorted English legal documents. Most are brief transactional records attesting to land sales, contracts, or estate settlements. Though mostly unrelated, there are a few small groups of connected documents, such as the five certificates of payment by Captain Roger Martin to various parties executed during December 1685. Beyond these transactional documents are a 1679 record of arguments before the Privy Council as well as a 1770 warrant for the arrest of Nicholas Gwyn, an Ipswich medical doctor.
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English legal documents collection
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 910
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box
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1592-1810
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This collection contains 52 assorted English legal documents. Most are brief transactional records attesting to land sales, contracts, or estate settlements. Though mostly unrelated, there are a few small groups of connected documents, such as the five certificates of payment by Captain Roger Martin to various parties executed during December 1685. Beyond these transactional documents are a 1679 record of arguments before the Privy Council as well as a 1770 warrant for the arrest of Nicholas Gwyn, an Ipswich medical doctor.
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Gwyn, Nicholas, Dr., died 1798 Martin, Roger, Captain, died 1687
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Deeds Estate inventories Leases Legal documents Manuscripts, English--17th century Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Seals (artifacts)
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circa 1750-1800
Extent: 1 volume
A volume consisting of mathematical instructional texts with formulas, problems, and diagrams written between 1750 and 1800.
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General principles of mensuration, or the investigation of areas
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1099
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1750-1800
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A volume consisting of mathematical instructional texts with formulas, problems, and diagrams written between 1750 and 1800.
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Shann, William Sharp, Abraham, 1651-1742
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Diagrams Manuscripts, English--18th century
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1725-1805
(Bulk: 1780-1786)
Creator:
Macartney, George, Earl, 1737-1806
Extent: 25 boxes
Collection comprises correspondence, most of which are letters written to Macartney; contemporary copies of official documents, such as military accounts, intelligence reports, minutes, petitions, and bills/acts/treaties; and accounts and bookkeeping. The preponderance of the material concerns Macartney’s tenure as governor of Madras.
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George Macartney papers
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Macartney, George, Earl, 1737-1806
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 624
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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25 boxes
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1725-1805
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1780-1786
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Collection comprises correspondence, most of which are letters written to Macartney; contemporary copies of official documents, such as military accounts, intelligence reports, minutes, petitions, and bills/acts/treaties; and accounts and bookkeeping. The preponderance of the material concerns Macartney’s tenure as governor of Madras.
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1780s
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English
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Macartney, George, Earl, 1737-1806
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Correspondence Financial records Manuscripts, English--18th century
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1781-1839
Creator:
Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811
Extent: 4 linear feet (13 boxes)
Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville PC and Baron Dunira (28 April 1742–28 May 1811) was a Scottish lawyer and politician. He was the first Secretary of State for War and the last person to be impeached in the United Kingdom. His son, Robert Dundas, 2nd Viscount (14 March 1771–10 June 1851), was at various times Keeper of the Signet of Scotland, First Lord of the Admiralty, and a member of Parliament. The collection includes correspondence and documents formerly owned by the First and Second Viscounts Melville, Henry Dundas and Robert Dundas. The materials come from the Dundas family archives and consist of ten bound volumes and four boxes of unbound manuscripts. The bulk of the papers relate to British India with a smaller but still substantial subset dealing with Scottish politics, patronage, and pensions. With a few exceptions the collection comprises incoming correspondence and enclosures to Henry and Robert Dundas but not their replies.
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Henry Dundas papers
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Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 888
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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4 linear feet (13 boxes)
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1781-1839
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Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville PC and Baron Dunira (28 April 1742–28 May 1811) was a Scottish lawyer and politician. He was the first Secretary of State for War and the last person to be impeached in the United Kingdom. His son, Robert Dundas, 2nd Viscount (14 March 1771–10 June 1851), was at various times Keeper of the Signet of Scotland, First Lord of the Admiralty, and a member of Parliament. The collection includes correspondence and documents formerly owned by the First and Second Viscounts Melville, Henry Dundas and Robert Dundas. The materials come from the Dundas family archives and consist of ten bound volumes and four boxes of unbound manuscripts. The bulk of the papers relate to British India with a smaller but still substantial subset dealing with Scottish politics, patronage, and pensions. With a few exceptions the collection comprises incoming correspondence and enclosures to Henry and Robert Dundas but not their replies.
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1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s
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Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811
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Correspondence Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century
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1782-1812
Creator:
Terry, James Smith, active 1780-1812
Extent: 1 volume
Volume comprised of clippings from English newspapers created by James Terry Smith spanning the years from 1782 to 1812.
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James Smith Terry clippings scrapbook
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Terry, James Smith, active 1780-1812
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1836
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1782-1812
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Volume comprised of clippings from English newspapers created by James Terry Smith spanning the years from 1782 to 1812.
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1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s
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Terry, James Smith, active 1780-1812
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Scrapbooks
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1768-1829
Creator:
Hodgkinson, Joanna, circa 1745-1820
Hodgkinson, Ralph, 1743-1810, Contributor
Hodgkinson, Ralph, Jr., 1770-1825, Contributor
Extent: 1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
A volume containing culinary and medicinal recipes written and collected by Joanna Hodgkinson of Sheffield, Yorkshire, spanning the years from 1768 to 1829.
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Joanna Hodgkinson's receipt book
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Hodgkinson, Joanna, circa 1745-1820 Hodgkinson, Ralph, 1743-1810, Contributor Hodgkinson, Ralph, Jr., 1770-1825, Contributor
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1922
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
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1768-1829
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A volume containing culinary and medicinal recipes written and collected by Joanna Hodgkinson of Sheffield, Yorkshire, spanning the years from 1768 to 1829.
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Hodgkinson, Joanna, circa 1745-1820 Hodgkinson, Ralph, 1743-1810 Hodgkinson, Ralph, Jr., 1770-1825
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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1766-1810
Creator:
Hall, John, 1753-1839
Extent: 1 volume
John Hall of Waterbeach, England kept this volume of account notes and lists spanning the years from 1766 to 1810 with a majority of the entries written in the 1790s .
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John Hall notebook
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Hall, John, 1753-1839
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1783
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1766-1810
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John Hall of Waterbeach, England kept this volume of account notes and lists spanning the years from 1766 to 1810 with a majority of the entries written in the 1790s .
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Hall, John, 1753-1839
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Accounts Codices (bound manuscripts) Inventories Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Notebooks
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1749-1762
Creator:
Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
Commonplace book spanning the years from 1749 to 1762 kept by Reverand Joshua Allen of Pembrokeshire, Wales. The volume comprises excerpts from the Bible, theological writings, and philosophy in addition to copies of personal correspndence.
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Joshua Allen commonplace book
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Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1923
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1749-1762
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Commonplace book spanning the years from 1749 to 1762 kept by Reverand Joshua Allen of Pembrokeshire, Wales. The volume comprises excerpts from the Bible, theological writings, and philosophy in addition to copies of personal correspndence.
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Allen, Joshua, 1749-1762 Allen, William Bird, 1851-1936
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Correspondence Epitaphs Excerpts Manuscripts, English--18th century
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1737-1799
Creator:
Beck, Mary Bridges, 1718-1799
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
This volume is a combination of commonplace book and recipe book written by Mary Bridges Beck of Bristol, England spanning the years from 1737 to 1799.
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Mary Bridges Beck commonplace book
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Beck, Mary Bridges, 1718-1799
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 2004
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
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1737-1799
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This volume is a combination of commonplace book and recipe book written by Mary Bridges Beck of Bristol, England spanning the years from 1737 to 1799.
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Beck, Mary Bridges, 1718-1799 Were, Mary Ash, 1772-1823
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, English--18th century Poetry Recipes
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circa 1762-1777
Extent: 1 volume (+ 4 leaves)
Parchment covered volume comprising a collection writings by an unnamed Anglican clergyman who lived in Bristol, England. The volume contains materials on a myriad of subjects spanning the years from 1762 to 1770 handwritten on 147 numbered pages.
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Miscellany
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1772
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 4 leaves)
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circa 1762-1777
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Parchment covered volume comprising a collection writings by an unnamed Anglican clergyman who lived in Bristol, England. The volume contains materials on a myriad of subjects spanning the years from 1762 to 1770 handwritten on 147 numbered pages.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Excerpts Finding tabs Manuscripts, English--18th century Miscellanies Prayers Recipes
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circa 1750-1799
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprised of medicinal and culinary recipes written in England by an unnamed author approximately from 1750-1700.
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Recipe book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1980
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1750-1799
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A volume comprised of medicinal and culinary recipes written in England by an unnamed author approximately from 1750-1700.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--18th century Recipes
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1794-1824
Creator:
Peachey, Thomas
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 booklet, 13 leaves)
A parchment covered volume comprising recipes for sauces, ketchups, and vinegars by Thomas Peachey spanning thirty years from 1794-1824.
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Thomas Peachey recipe book
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Peachey, Thomas
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1778
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 booklet, 13 leaves)
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1794-1824
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A parchment covered volume comprising recipes for sauces, ketchups, and vinegars by Thomas Peachey spanning thirty years from 1794-1824.
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Accounts Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--18th century Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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