John Greenleaf Whittier Research Papers

(27 boxes; 13.5 linear ft.)

RG 5/146


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Abstract
C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall) Taylor (1884-1957) was a Quaker businessman and book collector, of Montclair, New Jersey. His particular interest was the Quaker poet and abolitionist, John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892). This collection contains chiefly of copies and transcripts of Whittier papers not held by Friends Historical Library, as well as printed Whittier writings, articles on Whittier, and other reference material.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall) Taylor (1884-1957) was a Quaker businessman and book collector, of Montclair, New Jersey. His particular interest was the Quaker poet and abolitionist, John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892).

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT This collection contains copies and transcripts of Whittier papers not held by Friends Historical Library, as well as printed Whittier writings, articles on Whittier, and other reference material.


Added entries

Subjects
  • Collectors and collecting -- New Jersey
  • Manuscripts -- Collectors and collecting
  • Quakers -- New Jersey
Additional Authors and Contributors
  • Taylor, C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall), 1884-1957
  • Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892
Credits
Processed by: FHL staff
Date: 1971
Restrictions: Use Restrictions Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.


Inventory

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE RECORDS
Notes
Detailed inventory available in repository.

Ser. 1 Whittier Writings (photostats of manuscripts), primarily letters held in various repositories

Ser. 2. Whittier Writings, printed

Ser. 3 Materials by and about Whittier

Ser. 4. Writings about Whittier, typed manuscripts and printed

Ser. 5 Pictures

Ser. 6 Correspondence
1938-1957

Ser. 7 Research notes for Whittier-Garrison article

Ser. 8 Miscellaneous Whittier reference material