Page 1 of Journal of a Journey
Title: Journal of a Journey
Author: Isaac Coates
Date: 1799, 1803
Type of Manuscript: Printed journal
Call Number: Friends Intelligencer Vol.44 Nos.28-40 (1887)
Location: Swarthmore College
Summary: Isaac Coates was a Quaker from Caln, Pennsylvania, and was a member of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Indian Committee. In this journal he describes journeys taken to visit "the Indian Country" in Western Pennsylvania, Ohio, and New York, in 1799 and again in 1803. Isaac was the son of Samuel Coates, of East Caln township, and was born 1748. He married Hannah Stalker, and lived on a farm that had been his father's.