Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Includes outline and course materials for five lectures given at Pendle Hill in the winter of 1975, notes on "Ethics and Theology in the Hicksite Separation" and the manuscript of a lecture on "Quakers and the Trinity" given at Swarthmore College in the spring of 1975.
This collection consists of a family album of cartes de visite depicting prominent Friends and members of various Quaker families. The album seemed to belong to William Webster, whose family immigrated to Woodbridge, New Jersey circa 1685 and who helped in the development of Plainfield, New Jersey and the Plainfield Meeting House in the late 1700s.
Elizabeth Gurney Fry (1780-1845) prominent English prison reformer. In this autograph letter, she wrote about the spiritual benefit of having female matrons on ships carrying female convicts.
Elizabeth Fry (1780-1845) was a prominent English Quaker prison reformer. In autograph letter dated 5 month 13, she requested permission for her brother to visit prisons in Paris. Delessert was a prominent banker and president of the Paris Chamber of Congress. Fry was with a delegation of Quakers visiting prison, asylums, and hospitals in France. The earlier letter to a sibling of Delessert discussed distribution of Bibles to hospitals.
This collection includes personal correspondence between Mary B. Parsons and members of the Braithwaite family, primarily Anna and Isaac Braithwaite. Letters concern family matters and, occasionally, meeting activities at Flushing and Kendal and news of Joseph Gurney and Elizabeth Fry. Other correspondents include J. Bevan Braithwaite and Martha G. Braithwaite.
This collection is comprised of the scripts, generally for one-act plays, written by Rosalie Regen. Each play focuses on Quaker history, and particularly important Quaker individuals, including Elizabeth Fry, John Woolman, William Penn, Rufus Jones, George Fox, Mary Fisher, and John Greenleaf Whittier.
- Collection 5
- Archival Record 3
- Prison reformers -- Great Britain -- History 2
- Quaker prison reformers 2
- Quakers -- England 2
- Quakers -- History 2
- Asylums 1
- Drama 1
- Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
- Prison reform -- Society of Friends 1
- Prisons -- England 1
- Quaker women -- United States 1
- Quakers 1
- Quakers -- Great Britain 1
- Quakers -- New York (State) 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
- Quakers -- Portraits 1
- Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
- Society of Friends -- Charities 1
- Society of Friends -- Doctrines 1
- Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 1
- Women prisoners -- Great Britain -- History 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- scrapbooks 1 ∧ less