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Linda Chidsey writings and speeches

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-274
Abstract Letters, articles, and speeches by Linda Chidsey, former Clerk of New York Yearly Meeting and acknowledged minister. Of special interest are the materials that relate to the peace testimony after the attacks of September 11, 2001 and renewal in the Society of Friends.
Dates: 1995-2006

Amy Grace Mekeel papers concerning Conservative Friends, New York Yearly Meeting

 Collection — Container: Folder
Identifier: SFHL-SC-286
Overview The collectionn contains Mekeel's notes and abstracts concerning Quaker meetings in the Scipio and Farmington Quarterly Meetings of New York Yearly Meeting, particularly concerning the various nineteenth century Orthodox separations. There is also a small group of correspondence focused on Quaker meeting records.
Dates: 1946 - 1968

Ross Flanagan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.
Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Friends Equal Rights Association Records

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-179
Abstract Minutes of the Friends Equals Rights Association, 1900-1905 and 1915-1917, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1900-1917

Gathered Leaves: Miscellaneous Papers from New York Yearly Meeting

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-062
Overview The bulk of the collection is epistles, sorted roughly by topic. William Wood, the Clerk of New York Yearly Meeting who arranged the collection, was particularly interested in the issues of slavery, freedmen, peace testimony, and religious education. Also included are correspondence, Quaker documents, and miscellaneous papers. Correspondents include Moses Brown, William Rickman, John Pemberton.
Dates: 1694-1871

Incest Survivors Resource Network International Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-101
Overview In 1983, Anne Marie Eriksson (formerly Anne Marie Townsend) and husband Erik Eriksson helped found the Incest Survivors Resource Network International (ISRNI), a Quaker witness educational resource for incest survivors. After 15 years of operation, the firm filed for dissolution on June 5, 1998. The organization became a committee of the New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. ISRNI was a survivor-initiated organization that encouraged coordinated intervention and...
Dates: 1983-1998

Mississippi Project Financial Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Phy-826
Overview In response to the 1964 bombing of 44 black churches in Mississippi, Philadelphia and New York Yearly Meetings coordinated a joint effort to rebuild the destroyed churches and to attempt to foster racial reconciliation in the area. The project sent Lawrence and Viola Scott to Jackson, Mississippi as Quaker representatives. By 1966, the group had rebuilt 33 of the 44 churches, and built a community center in rural Canton, Mississippi. This collection is primarily composed of financial records,...
Dates: 1949-1967

New York Friends Service Committee records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SFHL-SC-224
Overview The New York Friends Service Committee was established in 1917 following an appeal by New York Yearly Meeting to assist the American Friends Service Committee in its clothing appeal for European war relief. By 1922, the focus had changed to famine relief particularly for Russia, and the Committee was encouraged to work directly through AFSC. This small collection contains minutes, annual reports, and financial records.
Dates: ca. 1917-1922

New York Yearly Meeting collection of papers concerning slavery

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-284
Overview The collection contains a small number of miscellaneous papers relating to efforts within New York Yearly Meeting to support the manumission of enslaved people, abolition, and education of formerly enslaved people, 1778-1870. Most are copies of reports presented to New York Monthly Meeting or to the Yearly Meeting, compiled as a reference file.
Dates: 1778 - 1870

New York Yearly Meeting collection on conscientious objection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-223
Abstract This collection contains papers concerning conscientious objection collected by New York Yearly Meeting. Folder 1 contains a small amount of correspondence regarding COs in 1914 from Ulysses DeRosa, a member of New York Yearly Meeting (Orthodox); folders 2 and 3 contain largely correspondence, 1939-1946, concerning work with COs by the subcommittee on Conscientious Objectors of the New York Yearly Meeting Committee on Peace and Social Order, Joint Work-Camp Committee, and the Metropolitan Board...
Dates: 1914-1970

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A Quaker Action Group 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Meeting for Sufferings 2
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Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Quaker Project on Community Conflict of the New York Yearly Meeting 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Stern, Lee, 1915-1992 2
Ahimsa Farm 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Bible Society 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Axford, Roger W. 1
Barbour, Hugh 1
Bedford Farmers' Club (Bedford (Westchester County, N.Y.)) 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Chapman, Mariana W. (Mariana Wright), 1843-1907 1
Chidsey, Linda B. 1
Children's Creative Response to Conflict Program 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Darby, Deborah 1
DeRosa, Ulysses, 1892- 1
Eriksson, Anne Marie 1
Eriksson, Erik 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Fox, George 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace (U.S.) 1
Friends Equal Rights Association (New York, N.Y.) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Haverford College 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Incest Survivors Resource Network International 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
Jackson, Anna M. (Anna Margaret), 1848-1920 1
Jackson, William M. (William Morris), 1837-1919 1
Las Cruces Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Mekeel, Amy Grace, 1885-1976 1
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : approximately 1671-1828 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1955). Philanthropic Committee 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955). Farmington Quarterly Meeting (1828-1955) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955). Scipio Quarterly Meeting 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Peace and Service Committee (1955-1966) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Scipio Quarterly Meeting 1
Newlands, David L., 1938- 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Peace and Service Committee of the New York Yearly Meetings 1
Peace and Social Action Program 1
Peace in Vietnam Committee of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Safer Neighborhoods are Possible (Organization) 1
Scott, Viola 1
Sturge, Grace T. W. (Grace Tower Warren), 1890-1985 1
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 1
Vlaskamp, Joseph A., 1929-2001 1
Wegener, Ellie 1
Westchester County Bible Society (Westchester County, N.Y.) 1
Whitley, Daniel P., 1945- 1
Wilbur, Henry Watson, 1851-1914 1
Willis, Thomas, 1770 or 1771-1864 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wood, Carolena Morris, 1871-1936 1
Wood, James, 1839-1925 1
Wood, William, 1797-1877 1
Wright, Phebe C. 1
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