Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3

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

Rebecca Timbres Clark Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-026
Overview Rebecca Timbres Clark (1896-2000) was a Quaker nurse and social worker. She and her first husband, Harry Garland Timbres (1899-1937), performed relief work under the auspices of the AFSC in Eastern Europe in 1921-22 and worked with Rabindranath Tagore in Bengal, India, in 1931-34. In 1936-1937, the couple worked in the malaria unit in Soviet Russia. After Harry Timbres' death, Rebecca returned to the U.S. She married Edgar Sydenham Clark (1885-1961) on July 2, 1943, and the couple moved to...
Dates: 1853-1999 [bulk 1920-1990]

Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG1
Overview A Friends World Conference Committee, sponsored by the Fellowship Council of the American Friends Service Committee, was established in 1932 to promote better understanding among Friends world wide. The representatives at the Second World Conference of Friends, held at Swarthmore and Haverford Colleges, Pa., in 1937, approved the establishment of a continuing international organization, a Friends World Committee, to promote international contacts and cooperation among Friends. In 1958, it...
Dates: 1933-2010

Filtered By

  • Names: American Friends Service Committee X
  • Language: English X
  • Subject: Hawaii X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Library
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 2
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Quaker women 2
Society of Friends -- Japan 2
Charities -- Europe, Eastern 1
Charities -- Hawaii 1
Charities -- India 1
∨ more
Charities -- Poland 1
Charities -- Russia (Federation) 1
Hawaii 1
International relief -- Europe, Eastern 1
International relief -- Poland 1
International relief -- Russia (Federation) 1
Japan 1
Medicine -- Europe, Eastern 1
Medicine -- India 1
Medicine -- Poland 1
Medicine -- Russia (Federation) 1
Missionaries 1
Nursing -- Russia (Federation) 1
Quaker missionaries 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- Europe, Eastern 1
Quakers -- Hawaii 1
Quakers -- India 1
Quakers -- New Jersey 1
Quakers -- Poland 1
Quakers -- Russia (Federation) 1
Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
Refugees 1
Schools -- India 1
Social service -- Europe, Eastern 1
Social service -- Hawaii 1
Social service -- India 1
Social service -- Poland 1
Social service -- Russia (Federation) 1
Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Africa 1
Society of Friends -- Alabama 1
Society of Friends -- Alaska 1
Society of Friends -- Argentina 1
Society of Friends -- Arizona 1
Society of Friends -- Arkansas 1
Society of Friends -- Brazil 1
Society of Friends -- California 1
Society of Friends -- Canada 1
Society of Friends -- Colorado -- Denver 1
Society of Friends -- Columbia 1
Society of Friends -- Connecticut 1
Society of Friends -- Costa Rica 1
Society of Friends -- Cuba 1
Society of Friends -- Florida 1
Society of Friends -- Georgia 1
Society of Friends -- Germany 1
Society of Friends -- Guatemala 1
Society of Friends -- Hawaii 1
Society of Friends -- History -- 20th century 1
Society of Friends -- Illinois 1
Society of Friends -- Indiana 1
Society of Friends -- International assistance 1
Society of Friends -- Iowa 1
Society of Friends -- Jamaica 1
Society of Friends -- Kansas 1
Society of Friends -- Kentucky 1
Society of Friends -- Korea 1
Society of Friends -- Louisiana 1
Society of Friends -- Maine 1
Society of Friends -- Maryland 1
Society of Friends -- Massachusetts 1
Society of Friends -- Mexico 1
Society of Friends -- Michigan 1
Society of Friends -- Minnesota 1
Society of Friends -- Missions 1
Society of Friends -- Missouri 1
Society of Friends -- Montana 1
Society of Friends -- Nebraska 1
Society of Friends -- New Hampshire 1
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 1
Society of Friends -- New Mexico 1
Society of Friends -- New York (State) 1
Society of Friends -- North Carolina 1
Society of Friends -- North Dakota 1
Society of Friends -- Ohio 1
Society of Friends -- Oklahoma 1
Society of Friends -- Oregon 1
Society of Friends -- Oregon -- Elkton 1
Society of Friends -- Panama 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 1
Society of Friends -- Puerto Rico 1
Society of Friends -- Rhode Island 1
Society of Friends -- Saskatchewan 1
Society of Friends -- South Africa 1
Society of Friends -- South Carolina 1
Society of Friends -- Tennessee 1
Society of Friends -- Texas 1
Society of Friends -- Thailand 1
Society of Friends -- Trinidad 1
Society of Friends -- Utah 1
Society of Friends -- Venezuela 1
Society of Friends -- Vermont 1
Society of Friends -- Vietnam 1
Society of Friends -- Virginia 1
∧ less
 
Names
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 2
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 2
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
American Friends Fellowship Council 1
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
∨ more
American Young Friends Fellowship 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
Bowles, Jane T. 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Elliott, Errol T., 1887-1971 1
Freiday, Dean 1
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas 1
Friends World Conference 1
Goodenow, Leanore 1
Griscom, Anna Bassett, 1889-1974 1
Hadley, Herbert M. 1
Heacock, Walter G. 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy, 1895-1956 1
Janney family 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jones, T. Canby (Thomas Canby), 1921-2014 1
Moore, J. Floyd 1
Nuhn, Ferner, -1903 1
Painter, Levinus King 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickard, Bertrand 1
Pickard, Irene 1
Quaker United Nations Office 1
Replogle, Delbert E., 1896- 1
Replogle, Ruth Hinshaw, 1896- 1
Ricart, Domingo 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Sekiya, Paul M. 1
Shaffer, Leslie D., 1901-1950 1
Simkin, Margaret T. 1
Simkin, Robert L. 1
Sinclair family 1
Society of Friends 1
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 1
Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941. 1
Timbres, Harry, 1899-1937 1
Tritton, Frederick J. (Frederick Jenner) 1
United Nations Association 1
Walker, James F., d.1978 1
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 1
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 1
Wider Quaker Fellowship (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
∧ less