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American Friends' letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-851
Overview

The collection is composed chiefly of letters of members of the Society of Friends in the United States from the 17th to the 20th centuries; there are also documents, clippings, published articles, and miscellaneous manuscripts.

Dates: 1682-1986

Stephen G. Cary collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1320
Overview

This collection contains the personal materials of Stephen G. Cary and historical materials collected by Cary about his relatives.

Dates: 1714-2003

William Wistar Comfort papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1195
Scope and Contents

Papers include such biographical information as provided in William Wistar Comfort’s autobiography, a small amount of correspondence, as with his father, Howard Comfort, Comfort’s writings on French topics, Friends’ stories for children, on William Cowper and primarily on Quaker topics, including on William Penn, Anthony Benezet and Stephen Grellet. Comfort spoke publicly on many occasions, specifically at schools and colleges as well as in France during his stay there in 1937.

Dates: 1867-1941

Maramaduke Cooper Cope collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1022
Overview

Letters to and from the Quaker Marmaduke Cooper Cope (1804-1897) of the prominent Philadelphia Cope family on various important issues of his day.

Dates: 1843-1874

Families of Philadelphia papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1184
Overview

Papers of the Philadelphia families Bloomfield, Coates, Cresson, Emlen, Gumbes, Horner, Howel, Lloyd, Macomb, Moore, Vaux and Wetherill families from the 19th and 20th centuries. Some of these families were Quaker, including Coates, Emlen and Vaux; others had some Quaker family members, including Cresson, other families (as represented in this collection, including Gumbes and Wetherill, did not remain Quaker.

Dates: 1700-1942

Stephen Grellet papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-967
Overview

Letters, diary fragments and other miscellaneous papers. Primarily related to Grellet's travels in Europe, Russia and Haiti as Quaker missionary. Topics include his spiritual life, meeting leaders of religious denominations in Europe, with Friends and other religious sects (Saints), visits to schools, prisons, poorhouses and hospitals during travels, visits with members of European aristocracy, Russian nobility and Pope Pius VII (1819), social and religious situation in Haiti (1816).

Dates: 1796 - 1955; Majority of material found within 1796 - 1833

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  • Names: Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 X

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correspondence 2
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Christian literature for children 1
Cold War 1
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Coffin, Elijah, 1798-1862 2
Haverford College 2
Allen, John, 1790-1859 1
Benezet, Anthony 1
Bloomfield family 1
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Bloomfield, Isabella Macomb 1
Bloomfield, Joseph, 1753-1823 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
Coates family 1
Coates, Benjamin Hornor, 1797-1881 1
Coates, Benjamin, 1808-1887 1
Coates, George M., 1845-1894 1
Coates, Sarah Hornor, 1825-1912 1
Coates, William Morrison, 1845-1937 1
Comfort family 1
Comfort, William Wistar 1
Cope, M. C. 1
Cope, Sarah Wistar 1
Coppin, Fanny Jackson 1
Cowper, William, 1731-1800 1
Cresson family 1
Cresson, Caleb, 1775-1821 1
Cresson, Francis Macomb, 1867- 1
Cresson, George Vaux, 1836-1908 1
Cresson, Isabella Bloomfield Gumbes, 1844-1913 1
Cresson, Mary B. 1
Cresson, Sarah E., 1787-1870 1
Cresson, Susan Vaux, -1890 1
Cresson, William Penn, 1814-1892 1
Day, Mahlon 1
Emlen family 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 1
Green, Priscilla 1
Grellet family 1
Groth, Mary Coates 1
Gumbes family 1
Gumbes, Francis 1
Gumbes, Rebecca W., 1789-1869 1
Gumbes, Samuel Wetherill, 1813-1865 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hornor family 1
Hornor, Benjamin C., approximately 1806-1875 1
Hornor, Benjamin, 1737-1823 1
Hornor, Benjamin, 1769-1810 1
Hornor, Sarah, 1767-1848 1
Howell family 1
Hunt, John, 1711 or 1712-1778 1
Jones, Esther A. Balderston, 1891-1967 1
Jones, Sybil 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Ladd, Benjamin 1
Lindsey, Robert 1
Lloyd family 1
Macomb family 1
Masters family 1
Mendenhall, Joseph 1
Moore family 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
Muhlenberg, William Augustus, 1796-1877 1
Nicholson, Mary 1
Nicholson, William H. (William Hopkins), 1827-1908 1
Pease, Edward, 1767-1858 1
Pease, John, 1797-1868 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Pleasants, Robert, 1723-1801 1
Ramsay family 1
Rhoads, James E. (James Evans), 1828-1895 1
Russell, Elbert, 1871-1951 1
Seebohm, Benjamin 1
Sharpless family 1
Stacey, George 1
Turner, Joseph, 1765-1841 1
Vaux family 1
Wetherill family 1
Wetherill, Isabella, 1807-1871 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 1
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