An Inventory of the Lavinia Lloyd Knight Papers, 1825-1857

(1 box; 0.25 linear ft.)

RG 5/082


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Abstract
Lavinia Lloyd Knight (1816-1863) was a Quaker, of Wilmington, Delaware. The collection contains corresondence with Knight's sister, Elizabeth Knorr Knight (1814-1841), lesson book and journal kept as student (1830-1832) of Eli Hilles (1783-1863), essays, poems, biographical material, and other papers.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL Lavinia Lloyd Knight (1816-1863) was a Quaker, of Wilmington, Delaware.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT The collection contains correspondence with Knight's sister, Elizabeth Knorr Knight (1814-1841), lesson book and journal kept as student (1830-1832) of Eli Hilles (1783-1863), essays, poems, biographical material, and other papers.

Arrangement
Arrangement

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Subjects
  • Delaware -- Education
  • Delaware -- Family and personal papers -- 19th centuries
  • Diaries
  • Education -- Delaware
  • Knight family
  • Knight, Elizabeth Knorr, 1814-1841 -- Correspondence
  • Poems
  • Quakers -- Delaware
  • Quakers -- Diaries--19th century
  • Quakers -- Social life and customs
  • Students -- Delaware
  • Wilmington (Del.) -- Education
  • Wilmington (Del.) -- Family and personal papers
  • Women, Quakers -- Delaware
Additional Authors and Contributors
  • Hilles, Eli, 1783-1863
  • Knight, Lavinia Lloyd, 1816-1863
Credits
Processed by: Finding Aid Prepared by FHL staff
Date: 1944
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Sponsor: Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries


Inventory

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE RECORDS
Notes
Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below:

1. Albums of Lavinia Lloyd Knight, 1825-1834

Journal & lesson book
Attached: List of the pupils of Eli Hilles & Mary Robinson from April 1830 to April 1832.
1825-26 Box 1

Lesson & copy book 1826-1831. Box 1

Journal (inc.) On cover: 1824. 1831, 1834 Box 1

2. Correspondence, 1830-1857

Correspondence, mostly between Lavinia Knight and her sister Elizabeth 1830-1857, 9 n.d. (39 ALsS) Box 1

3. Miscellaneous papers, 1830, n.d.

Essay by Lavinia Lloyd Knight (fragment) 1830 6mo 28 Box 1

Poem by Lavinia Lloyd Knight Box 1

Biographical note on Lavinia Knight Box 1