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Waln, Nicholas 1742-1813

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Works: 31 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 346 library holdings
Genres: History  Controversial literature  Sources  Records and correspondence  Maps 
Classifications: Z1215,
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posthumous Publications by Nicholas Waln, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Nicholas Waln
To the President of the United States. The address of the religious society called Quakers, from their yearly meeting for Pennsylvania, New-Jersey, Delaware, and the western parts of Virginia and Maryland by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends ( Book )
3 editions published in 1789 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some observations relating to the establishment of schools agreed to by the committee, to be laid for consideration before the Yearly Meeting by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends ( Book )
3 editions published in 1789 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Marriage certificates] by Letchworth family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes certificates of: John Letchworth and Elizabeth Kite, Philadelphia, 1783, signed by Anthony Benezet, James Pemberton, David Bacon, Nicholas Waln, Elizabeth Drinker, Deborah Morris, et al. Notes concerning births and deaths of their children added; Robert Letchworth and Elizabeth Hayes, Chester Co., 1817, signed by Nathan Hunt et al.; Jonathan P. Knight and Alice Comfort. Bucks Co., 1822; John Letchworth and Rachel Knight, Philadelphia, 1853, signed by Thomas Scattergood, et al. On verso is their 50th anniversary certificate (1903); Arthur Letchworth and Christine Strathie, Philadelphia, 1906, signed by Asa Wing, Emma Cadbury, et al
Philadelphia, to William Logan Fisher by Nicholas Waln ( )
1 edition published in 1804 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Waln has taken the liberty of sending a quantity of ginseng to Fisher in Massachusetts, since prospects for its sale at a reasonable price in Philadelphia are dim. Waln goes on to mention family matters and asks Fisher if he has any intention of visiting Philadelphia, which he describes as booming, despite an outbreak of yellow fever
Family papers by Nicholas Waln ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, portraits, photographs, poetry, genealogy and misc. papers related to Nicholas Waln and Waln family. Bulk of material consists of correspondence related to Nicholas Waln's journeys as a Quaker minister in England and Ireland. Topics discussed include news of family, Friends' activities, travel, friendship, spiritual matters, ministry, slave conditions in West Indies (1784 letter of William B. Clark); other correspondents include James Bringhurst, Joseph Bringhurst, Henry Drinker, Rebecca Jones, John Parrish, M. Richardson, David Sands, Hannah Stephenson, John Townsend, Robert Valentine, Richard Waln, Robert Waln and Sarah Richardson Waln. Includes letters (1807-1809, 1818-1819) of Jacob Shoemaker Waln while studying law in England and visiting France, letters discuss his travels and activities and include comments on social life; letters (1818-1819) of Townsend Compton to Sarah R. Waln giving news of her son Jacob; letter of Lloyd Mifflin on provenance of Waln letters; poetry written on the death of Joseph R. Waln (1773-1783), includes poem by Robert Proud; chart of Waln genealogy
Genealogies by Bolton family ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Primarily genealogical statements on the Bolton family, but includes Nukolas [sic] Walns prayer, Feb. 1772
Collection of correspondence and documents by George Vaux ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection is defined by themes within the history of Quakerism, such as the abolition of slavery, education, Virginia exiles, Native American rights, movements within the Society of Friends, such as the Keithian and Beaconite Controversies and Hicksite-Orthodox split, as well as business and spiritual matters. Correspondents within the correspondence series include: Samuel Allinson, Hannah Barnard, Bernard Barton, Anthony Benezet, Anna Braithwaite, Moses Brown, Hannah Cathrall, Thomas Clarkson, John Cox, William Dillwyn, Henry Drinker, George Fox, Elias Hicks, Steven Grellet, Rebecca Jones, Richard Jordan, Deborah Norris Logan, Warner Mifflin, Margaret Hill Morris, Richard Mott, Israel Pemberton, James Pemberton, John Pemberton, William Penn, Richard Reynolds, Joseph Sandwith, Beulah Sansom, William Savery, Thomas Shillitoe, George Vaux, the Vaux family, and Alexander Wilson. Document signers include: William Bradford, Thomas Gilpin, James Logan, William Robinson, Marmaduke Stevenson and Nicholas Waln
Indenture. : Between George Greare and the trustees of the General Loan Office of the province of Pennsylvania by George Greare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1760 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a 5% bond for £120 issued by the Pennsylvania General Loan Office mostly to farmers for improvements. Land values rose rapidly, so loans were paid promptly
Letter. To James Pemberton by Nicholas Waln ( Book )
1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Bristol Meeting agrees to become a branch of Somerset Quarterly; mentions financial dispute between John Townshend and John Elmsley
Papers by Scattergood family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Scrapbook of Mary (McCollin) Scattergood, containing illustrations and portraits of Biblical and Quaker subjects, famous people and places; scrapbook (1681-1903) of Alfred G. Scattergood containing letters (includes letters of Thomas Scattergood (1668-1745) to his son Joseph), marriage certificates and other documents of Scattergood and related families, as well as facsimiles, broadsides and other papers related to Quakers; misc. family papers include marriage certificates, photographs, poetry, etc
Land deeds : Pennsylvania, Indiana, and New York ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
6 ADsS and 1 DS
Philad[elphia], to "Esteemed Friend Nicholas Waln" by William B Clark ( Book )
1 edition published in 1784 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter from William B. Clark to Nicholas Waln, in which he writes of his stop in St. Kitts, the deplorable treatment of slaves in the West Indies, and the improper activities that occur among both black and white inhabitants there
[Friends Meetings in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland] by Nicholas Waln ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
to Thomas Fisher by Nicholas Waln ( )
1 edition published in 1801 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On behalf of William Lawrence, one of Fisher's tenants, Waln informs Fisher that Lawrence is actively searching for another house
Hoskins-Warder scrapbook of letters and documents ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The primary correspondents in the scrapbook are members of the Hoskins family; quite a number of the letters are directed to Benjamin H. Warder; Lydia Hoskins and John Hoskins were both recipients and writers. Most of the letters were written in the 18th century, but some in the 19th century. A number of them are religious in nature, others deal with service in the ministry or visiting Friends and some deal with states of health and mortality. Some prominent letter writers include: Martha Allinson, George Dillwyn, Thomas Evans, Rebecca Jones, James Mott, Elizabeth Robson, Charity Rotch, Nicholas Waln, and Daniel Wheeler
 
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