series RET/8/10 - Papers relating to the Society of Friends

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RET/8/10

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Papers relating to the Society of Friends

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  • 1795-1967 (Creation)

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3 boxes and 2 large plans

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Some of these are papers found loose among various assortments of other papers. Some relate to individuals with some connection with The Retreat, some relate to topics of interest to, or about, Quakers. They include an original file of papers on Quakers and the First World War and one or two early Quaker Tracts.

The material about the Quaker burial ground at the Retreat arrived in the archive accession of 2007.

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Much of the Retreat Archive has been digitised with funding from the Wellcome Collection. Copies of digitised records can be viewed online where available by following links provided within the catalogue.

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