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American Friends Service Committee Reference Files

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-032
Overview

Contains the reference files collected and assembled by American Friends Service Committee over many years to keep it informed of parallel service work by British and Irish Friends. Includes minutes, reports, and related papers of Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee, Friends' Council for International Service, Friends Service Council, and other Quaker relief agencies, mostly under the direction of London and Dublin Yearly Meetings.

Dates: 1916-1944

Paul M. Cope Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Cope, Paul Markley
Abstract

Correspondence, documents, memorabilia, and pamphlets from Cope's work in France in 1919.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1919

Friends Ambulance Unit Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Ambulance Unit
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, periodicals, and annual reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1954

Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee
Abstract

Collection includes pamphlets, annual reports, and periodicals.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1942

A. Ruth Fry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Overview [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on...
Dates: 1905-1957

Kite-Bassett Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-080
Overview The Kite and Bassett families were Orthodox Quakers from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Lynn, Massachusetts, respectively. James Kite was born in 1808, the son of Benjamin and Rebecca Kite of Philadelphia. In 1837 he was granted a certificate to Salem Monthly Meeting in Massachusetts to marry Lydia B. Rodman, widow of Caleb Rodman and daughter of Isaac and Ruth Bassett of Lynn. James and Lydia had eight children, viz. Ruth, James Rodman, Eliza B., Rebecca, Isaac C. Bassett, Hannah B., Lydia...
Dates: 1837-1930

E. Carlton (Edwin Carlton) MacDowell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-095
Overview

E. Carlton MacDowell (Edwin Carlton) (1887-1973) was a Quaker zoologist and relief worker. The collection contains correspondence, minutes, reports, memorabilia, pictures and other papers, relating to MacDowell's involvement in Quaker relief activities in France during and after World War I. Includes material relating to American Friends Service Committee's Reconstruction Unit and Message Committee, Berlin Centre Committee, and Friends Council for International Service.

Dates: 1917-1927

William Webb Price Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-126
Overview

William Webb Price (1892-1961) was a Quaker architect, teacher, and actor, of Rose Valley, Pennsylvania. The collection contains chiefly letters written by Price to his family while serving with Friends War Victims Relief Committee in France during and shortly after World War I; together with reports, financial papers, memorabilia, and printed material relating to Quaker reconstruction activities in France.

Dates: 1917-1923

Speer Family papers

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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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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 4
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World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends 6
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Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 3
Society of Friends -- Charities 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Society of Friends 3
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Charities -- France 2
France -- History -- 1914-1940 2
International relief -- France 2
Quakers -- France 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 2
Social service -- France 2
Society of Friends -- France 2
Society of Friends -- International assistance 2
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- France 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- France 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 2
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Beijing (China) 1
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Quakers -- United States 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Societies, etc. 1
Repatriation -- United States 1
Rose Valley (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
School management and organization -- United States 1
Schools -- Pennsylvania 1
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 1
Social service -- Religious aspects 1
Social service -- Germany -- Berlin 1
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World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
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Names
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 5
American Friends Service Committee 2
Council for International Service 2
Albright, William A. 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
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American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
Bailey, Charles Lukens 1
Bailey, Emma Harriet Doll 1
Barbour, Constance Speer 1
Bassett, Hannah, 1815-1855 1
Bassett, Ruth, d. 1860 1
Bassett, William, 1803-1871 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Berlin Centre Committee 1
Boyce, Eliza B. (Eliza Bassett), 1807-1882 1
Boyce, Eunice B. (Eunice Bassett), 1811-1864 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Cope, Paul M. (Paul Markley), 1891-1973 1
Cratty, Mabel 1
Deutsche Jahresversammlung (Society of Friends) 1
Dodge, Grace H. (Grace Hoadley) 1
Eliot, Charles William 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
Friends Ambulance Unit Post-War Service 1
Friends Service Council 1
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Hawkes, Sarah Belknap Sherwood 1
Hoffman, Ruth McCollin, b. 1890 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hotchkiss School 1
Kite, Abbie, 1851-1919 1
Kite, James R. (James Rodman), 1840-1908 1
Kite, James, 1808-1856 1
Kite, Lydia B. (Lydia Bassett), 1813-1872 1
MacDowell, E. Carleton (Edwin Carlton), 1887-1973 1
Masters, Rebecca K. (Rebecca Kite), 1843-1895 1
McMurtrie, Clara 1
Mission Anglo-Américaine de la Société des Amis 1
Moody, Paul D. (Paul Dwight), 1879-1947 1
Moody, William R. (William Revell) 1
Moore, Marianne 1
Morrow, Elizabeth Cutter 1
National Council for Prevention of War (Great Britain) 1
Newhall, Anna G. (Anna Greene), fld 1824-1863 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
Price, William Webb, 1892-1961 1
Princeton Theological Seminary 1
Princeton University 1
Quaker International Centre (Belgrade, Serbia) 1
Quaker International Centre (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) 1
Quaker International Centre (Moscow, Russia) 1
Quaker International Centre (Thessalonikē, Greece) 1
Quaker International Centre (Vienna, Austria) 1
Quaker International Centre (Warsaw, Poland) 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
Skinner, Cornelia Otis 1
Smedley, Jacob, 1835-1893 1
Smedley, Ruth K. (Ruth Kite), 1838-1914 1
Smith, Jessie Willcox 1
Société religieuse des Amis (Quakers) Assemblée de France 1
Speer family 1
Speer, Charlotte (Holly) 1
Speer, E.S. (Edward Stewart) 1
Speer, Elizabeth Lester 1
Speer, Elliott 1
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
Speer, William McMurtrie 1
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
Wagner, Augusta 1
War Resisters' International 1
Women's Peace Campaign 1
Yale University 1
Yanjing da xue 1
Young Women's Christian Association 1
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