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Stephen G. Cary papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1240
Overview Stephen G. Cary graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1933 and from Haverford College in 1937. He earned a master's degree in international administration from Columbia University in 1943. Between 1946 and 1969, Cary worked for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), and was the chairman of the AFSC from 1979 to 1991. Cary was a member of the Haverford College Board of Managers from 1955 to 1969. In 1969, he joined the staff as vice president of development. He was acting...
Dates: 1930-2002

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

Gilbert White AFSC papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-816
Overview

Some papers of Gilbert F. White (1911-2006), a geographer and president of Haverford College, relating to some of his experiences serving the American Friends Service Committee during World War II and letters received while president of the college.

Dates: 1927 - 1947

O. Edward Janney (Oliver Edward) Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-072
Overview Dr. O. Edward Janney was a prominent Quaker doctor from Baltimore who was active in many of the social reform movements of his time. He worked with the Society for the Suppression of Vice in Baltimore and labored in the causes of temperance, woman suffrage, inter-racial relations, peace, and other reforms. In 1907, Dr. Janney gave up the practice of medicine to devote his energies full time to reform activities. The collection contains correspondence (1874-1945), diary (1914), memoirs,...
Dates: 1874-1945

Gilbert MacMaster papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1016
Overview Gilbert MacMaster (1869-1967), a Quaker, was involved in charitable work in post-World War II Europe. The papers include his letters, photographs, and diary, which covers his and Margarethe Lachmund's (his wife) 30 years of service (1920-1950) with the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) child feeding mission in Germany, after World War I, as head of the Friends Center in Hamburg, during Hitler's rise to power, and as American Friends' representative in Basel, Switzerland, during World...
Dates: 1901-1968

Clarence Pickett journals

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Identifier: HC.MC-1245
Overview

This collection consists of typescript copies of the journals of Clarence Pickett (1884-1965), prominent Friend and Executive Secretary of the American Friends Service Committee for 23 years. These journals form a record of Pickett's daily activities promoting peace worldwide between 1933 and 1965.

Dates: 1933 - 1965

Young Friends Movement papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1267
Overview

This collection contains the papers of the Young Friends Movement, dating between 1916 and 1997. Included in the collection are materials published by the Young Friends, including their montly newspaper "The Quake," correspondence between members, and the papers of Clarence Pickett, the former secretary of the Young Friends Movement and executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee, both relating to his time with the Young Friends and his time with the AFSC.

Dates: 1916-1997

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World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- American Friends Service Committee 3
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Charities -- Maryland -- Baltimore 1
Children -- Health and hygiene -- History 1
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Haverford College 2
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
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Brosius, Samuel M., 1851-1938 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Forbush, Bliss, 1896-1990 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Association for Higher Education (U.S.) 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Advancement and Outreach Committee 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Grubb, Edward, 1854-1939 1
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962 1
Janney, Anne W. (Anne Webb), 1861-1933 1
Janney, O. Edward (Oliver Edward), 1856-1930 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001 1
MacMaster, Gilbert 1
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
McPherson, Mary Patterson 1
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997 1
Mudd, Emily Hartshorne 1
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 1
Murrow, Edward R. 1
Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 1
Padin, Jose 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 1
Scattergood, Alfred Garrett 1
Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919 1
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 1
Stevenson, Robert Louis 1
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 1
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 1
White, Gilbert F. 1
Whitehead, John C. 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 1
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
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