This guide includes resources from Quaker & Special Collections related to early United States history. It is divided into a number of categories, and also provides information on searching for other materials.
Thomas Holme. A portraiture of the city of Philadelphia. 1683.
Finding Quaker & Special Collections Materials
Much of the material in Quaker & Special Collections is accessible via Tripod, the Libraries' catalog. To search our manuscript collections, which contain numerous photos and snapshots, use our finding aid search. When searching for maps, you can use the keyword "map*" or "atlas*" and limit to Quaker & Special Collections in Tripod. If you want to find a map from a certain period, limit the dates using the Year of Publication filter on the left.