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Albany Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-A417
Overview

Includes: Women's Preparative Meeting minutes, 1833-1865; Men's Preparative Meeting minutes, 1833-1870.

Dates: 1833-1894

Albert Einstein Institution Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-220
Abstract The Albert Einstein Institution was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to advancing the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world. It is committed to the defense of freedom, democracy, and the reduction of political violence through the use of nonviolent action. The principle founder of the Albert Einstein Institution is Dr. Gene Sharp. To further its mission, the Institution has supported research projects, actively consulted with resistance and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1974 -

Henry H. Albertson collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1110
Overview

Includes letters, many of which are by and to William Hodgson (1804-1878). All or most of the letter writers are Friends; a number of them are British Friends. Topics often include visits to other Friends, attending Meeting, health, religious or philosophical reflections, and because of the period of writing, often refer openly or obliquely to the Wilbur-Gurney controversy.

Dates: 1826-1918

Mary Albertson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG6-L8-001
Overview

Mary Albertson was born in 1895 and earned a Ph.D. from Bryn Mawr College. She joined the Swarthmore faculty in 1927 and served as chairman of the History Department from 1942 until her retirement in 1963. She died in May 1986. The collection contains notes and bibliography on index cards for book on British royal castles in the 13th and 14th centuries.

Dates: 1933-1935

Friends Historical Library album collection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-002
Overview

This collection consists of scrapbooks, commonplace books, class notebooks, autograph albums, piecebooks, and other albums that were received by the Friends Historical Library as individual volumes and not as part of a larger collection.,

Dates: 1656 - 1957

Horace Gundry Alexander Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-140
Abstract

Horace Alexander was born in England in 1889 and died in the United States in 1989. As a life-long member of the Religious Society of Friends, he was interested in Indian rights and worked with Gandhi and others for many years to lobby for it. He wrote books about Gandhi and other subjects.

Dates: 1915-1989

Alexandria Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-A441
Scope and Contents

Records of Alexandria Monthly Meeting, 1802-2018. Includes men's and joint minutes 1802-1933, 1946-59, 1964-2011 (with a few gaps), women's minutes 1853-77, vital records 1823-1940, Ministers and Elders minutes 1829-1944, financial and property records 1802-1906 and 1933-34, committee records 1927-31, and miscellaneous 1960-2019.

Dates: 1802-2019

Alexandria Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-A442
Scope and Contents

Records of Alexandria Preparative Meeting, 1800-62. Includes men's and joint minutes 1833-62 and financial and property records 1800-49.

Dates: 1800-1862

Alfred Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-A435
Overview

Includes: minutes of Alfred Monthly Meeting and its predecessor, Finger Lakes Monthly Meeting, from 1952. Vol. 1965-1969 also includes Alfred Preparative Meeting minutes, 1952-1969.

Dates: 1952-2016

All American Friends Conference (Oskaloosa, Ia.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-002
Overview

All American Friends Conference (1929) was a conference of Quakers from the United States and Canada which was held in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in September 1929. This collection contains a journal kept by Rebecca Thomas Miller, program, list of participants, pictures, and other records relating to the Conference.

Dates: 1929

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1445
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1090
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1056
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 778
Bryn Mawr College 237
 
Subject
Quakers -- History 584
Quakers 557
correspondence 251
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 243
diaries 202
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manuscripts (documents) 202
Quakers -- Social life and customs 177
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 144
Haverford (Pa.) 141
Quaker women 132
Quakers -- Diaries 132
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 128
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 114
letters (correspondence) 97
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 95
commonplace books 87
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 86
photographs 83
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 81
financial records 80
Quakers -- Family relationships 79
Quakers -- Education 75
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 74
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 72
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 71
Quakers -- New York (State) 70
minutes (administrative records) 70
Society of Friends -- Education 69
Quakers -- Travel 68
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 67
Poetry 62
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 62
Society of Friends -- Delaware 61
scrapbooks 61
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 60
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 58
Society of Friends -- Maryland 58
genealogies (histories) 58
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 54
Quakers -- New Jersey 54
Student publications 53
clippings (information artifacts) 52
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 49
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 47
travel literature 46
Quaker women -- United States 42
account books 42
Society of Friends -- Charities 41
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 39
Quakers -- Great Britain 39
Quaker businesspeople 36
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 35
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 35
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County 35
Chester County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 33
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 33
Swarthmore (Pa.) 32
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 31
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 31
autograph albums 31
Education 30
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 30
Literature 30
Society of Friends -- New Jersey -- Burlington County 30
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Westchester County 30
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 30
photograph albums 30
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 29
Indians of North America 29
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 29
Society of Friends -- New York (State) 29
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 29
notebooks 29
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 28
Peace -- Societies, etc. 28
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 28
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County 28
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 28
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 27
World War, 1939-1945 27
autobiographies (documents) 27
International organization -- History -- Sources 26
Peace movements -- United States 26
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- New York 26
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania 26
World War, 1914-1918 26
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 25
Quakers -- United States 25
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 25
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 25
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 25
Antislavery movements -- United States 24
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 24
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 24
Academic writing 23
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History -- Sources 23
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 23
Quakers -- Genealogy 23
Quakers -- Maryland 23
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Names
Haverford College 205
Swarthmore College 171
American Friends Service Committee 115
Bryn Mawr College 59
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 48
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 43
Civilian Public Service 40
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 35
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 34
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 31
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 30
Westtown Boarding School 29
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 28
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 26
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 25
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 25
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 25
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 25
Fox, George 22
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 22
War Resisters League 21
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 20
Penn, William, 1644-1718 19
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 18
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 18
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 18
United Nations 18
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 18
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 17
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 17
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 17
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 16
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 16
League of Nations 16
Willoughby, George, pacifist 16
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 15
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 15
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 15
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 15
Haverford College. Office of the President 14
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 14
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 14
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 14
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 14
Cope family 13
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 13
Kaufman, Abraham 13
Lyttle, Bradford 13
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 12
Comly, John, 1773-1850 12
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 12
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 12
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 12
Lloyd family 12
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 12
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 12
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 12
Adelman, Seymour, 1906-1985 11
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 11
Friends World Committee for Consultation 11
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 11
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 11
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 11
Jones, Mary Hoxie 11
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 11
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 10
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 10
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 10
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 10
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 10
Morris family 10
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 10
Newton, Ray 10
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 10
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 10
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 9
Brown family 9
Cadbury family 9
Committee for Nonviolent Action 9
Cooper family 9
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 9
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 9
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 9
Fothergill, Samuel 9
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 9
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 9
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 9
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 9
McReynolds, David 9
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 9
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 9
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 9
Sharpless family 9
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 9
Smith family 9
Smith, Daniel B. 9
Society of Friends 9
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 9
Taylor family 9
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 9
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