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Bowles family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1212
Abstract The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. In 1900, the Bowles moved to Japan under the auspices of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and managed the Friends School and established the Tokyo Friends Center. During World War II, the Bowles family moved to Hawaii and worked with war refugees. The Bowles family correspondence consists of correspondence from Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles to their son Gordon Townsend Bowles from 1922 to...
Dates: 1922-1960

Herbert Nicholson papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-138
Overview

This collection is comprised of the papers of Herbert Nicholson. It includes sections of a manuscript, letters to Herbert Nicholson from individuals he met in Japan, photographs of Herbert Nicholson and others, and Nicholson's research notes related to Japanese internment.

Dates: 1949-1982

Speer Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M72
Overview The Speer Family papers represent four generations of that family, with the bulk of material attributed to the last two generations, especially Robert Elliott Speer and his wife and three of his five children: Emma Bailey, Elliott, Margaret Bailey, and William Speer. The family was active in the Presbyterian Church, serving that institution in a variety of different capacities. The children, in addition to their religious roles, held prominent positions in academic administration. The...
Dates: 1802 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1943
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
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Eliot, Charles William 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Hawkes, Sarah Belknap Sherwood 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hotchkiss School 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
McMurtrie, Clara 1
Moody, Paul D. (Paul Dwight), 1879-1947 1
Moody, William R. (William Revell) 1
Moore, Marianne 1
Morrow, Elizabeth Cutter 1
Nicholson, Herbert V. (Herbert Victor) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.. Board of Foreign Missions 1
Princeton Theological Seminary 1
Princeton University 1
Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison) 1
Rosenberg, Anna M. 1
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 1
Russell, Alys Whitall Pearsall 1
Russell, Edith Finch 1
Shipley School (Bryn Mawr, Pa.) 1
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Speer, E.S. (Edward Stewart) 1
Speer, Elizabeth Lester 1
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Speer, Emma Bailey, 1872-1961 1
Speer, Margaret Bailey 1
Speer, Martha Ellen McMurtrie 1
Speer, Robert 1
Speer, Robert E. (Robert Elliott) 1
Speer, Robert Milton 1
Speer, Victor 1
Speer, William 1
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Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 1
Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions 1
Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 1
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 1
United Nations Association 1
Wagner, Augusta 1
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Yanjing da xue 1
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