Shaker Museum
SVWG: Wilderness Journeys [of] Mother Ann Lee (May 1781 - Sept 1783)
Shaker Museum

SVWG: Wilderness Journeys [of] Mother Ann Lee (May 1781 - Sept 1783)

1952

Object ID
1959.11236.1
Physical description
one sheet unframed, 21 1/2 x 27"
Scope and content

Ink and watercolor map showing Mother Ann Lee's missionary journey from May 1781 to September 1783. A separate document (acc. no. 1955.7836.1, linked here as a PDF) is a key for each of the numbered stops, describing events and when they occurred according to Shaker testimonies. Made by P. Ross Teller at the Shaker Village Work Group in 1952.

Historical notes

A similar map drawn by Sister Mary Dahm, ca. 1950, is in the collection of Hancock Shaker Village: https://hancockshakervillage.pastperfectonline.com/library/2CD9240E-64E3-4C0D-AD24-877926854877

Files

1955.7836.1

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Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon. SVWG: Wilderness Journeys [of] Mother Ann Lee (May 1781 - Sept 1783). https://shakerml.org/archive/?id=4741. Accessed on June 17, 2021

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