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Record 22343

Reading Experience:

'I went to see E. Golder, and friend Bullen came in ... we read a little in the Testament and the journal of Job Scott'
Century: 1700-1799
Date: 10 May 1799
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Norwich
county: Norfolk
location in dwelling: Golder's home
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Elizabeth Gurney
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 21 May 1780
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: daughter of banker and merchant
Religion: Quaker
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
E. Golder and friend Bullen
Additional comments: later Elizabeth Fry


Text Being Read:

Author: Job Scott
Title: Journal of the life, travels and Gospel labours of that faithful servant and minister of Christ, Job Scott
Genre: Other religious, Autobiog / Diary
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ


Source Information:

Record ID: 22343  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Elizabeth Fry
  Title: Journal
  Location: British Library
  Call no: Add Mss 47456
  Page/folio: ff. 60

Citation: Elizabeth Fry, Journal British Library, p. Add Mss 47456, p. ff. 60,, accessed: 31 March 2023

Additional comments:



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