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1948 Democratic National Convention ticket

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-238
Overview

This collection contains a ticket to the 1948 Democratic National Convention.

Dates: 1948

"A Account of the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly & Particular Meetings of the people called Quakers"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-141
Overview

This manuscript book of meetings, compiled in about 1765 by an anonymous author, lists the Quaker Meetings in the Yearly Meetings of New England, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and North Carolina. According to a note on the back of the first page of the photostatic copy, the original manuscript was located at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, as of 1932, and that it had previously belonged to a woman named Mary Olney.

Dates: 1765

Agreement between Pennsylvania and the Susquehanna and Sheona

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-056
Overview

Agreement between James Logan, on behalf of William Penn, and six Susquehanna and Sheonah related to who can live among the Native Americans, permits for liquor sales, and punishments for those who declare that the English are not their friends.

Dates: 1700

Aimwell School records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1183
Overview

The Aimwell School in Philadelphia was founded in 1796 by Anne Parrish (1760-1800) for the purpose of providing "a good English education" in the primary and grammar grades for underprivileged girls. It was instituted by the Society for the Free Instruction of Female Children and operated under the management of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1796-1935

"Some Account of William Penn's Birth, Education, and Death"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-106
Overview

The anonymous manuscript "Some Account of William Penn's Birth, Education, and Death, Also: Some Account of his travels in the work of the ministry in some parts of Germany and Holland, etc.," is organized chronologically, and after providing initial biographical information about William Penn, provides brief descriptions of important events in Penn's life, organized by year.

Dates: 1863

“An Account of all the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly and Particular Meetings of the Friends of America, 1772”

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-122
Overview

This anonymously written volume provides a list of every meeting held in Colonial United States in 1772. Entries include the locations and dates of the yearly and quarterly meetings, and each entry for a monthly meeting includes a list of the particular meetings belonging to that monthly meeting. Meetings for Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland. The volume includes an index for the meetings at the back.

Dates: 1772

Arboretum Association records

 Collection
Identifier: HCC-001
Overview

The Haverford College Arboretum Association records include materials related to Arboretum programming, events, membership, finances, and campus initiatives from its founding in 1974 to 2018. The collection also includes a smaller amount of materials related to the Arboretum Association's predecessor, the Haverford College Campus Club.

Dates: 1929-2018

Asian Student Association collection

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-109
Overview

The collection contains a leaflet with information about the club and a brochure with information about the Asian Cultural Show, an event organized by the club.

Dates: 2005 - 2006

David Bacon journal

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-003
Overview David Backon kept a journal during his time with the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confderacy) in 1974. Entries describe Bacon’s journey to the Haudenosaunee territory, and interactions between himself and the members of the Haudenosaunee, as well as discussions between representatives from the United States and Six Nations governments concerning the treaty that was to determine the land rights of the Haudenosaunee after the end of the Revolutionary War. Bacon also includes his accounts of...
Dates: 1794

Bacon family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1226
Overview

Included are letters to the Bacons from family and friends; biographical and genealogical materials; travel letters; Margaret Hope Bacon's diaries of her trip to China under the auspices of the American Friends Service Committee, 1972; to Australia, 1989 and Galapagos, 1992; to Costa Rica and Friends World Committee for Consultation, 1988; and Egypt, 1990; Margaret Hope Bacon's letters; Allen Bacon's letters; stories by Norman Borchardt (M.H. Bacon's father); Francis Bacon in Germany.

Dates: 1725-1993

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Carter family 2
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Cornplanter, Seneca chief 2
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 2
Elfreth family 2
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 2
Elkinton family 2
Friends Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 2
Haverford College. Board of Managers 2
Leeds, Morris Evans 2
Lloyd family 2
Maule family 2
Morris, Margaret Hill 2
Morris, Samuel, 1827-1905 2
Morton, John, active 1790-1800 2
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Richards, John 2
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 2
Smith, Daniel B. 2
Taylor, Francis Richards 2
Taylor, George Washington 2
William Penn Charter School 2
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Abington Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
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Allen family 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Atwater family 1
Bacon, David 1
Bacon, Francis R. (Francis Rogers), 1888-1965 1
Bacon, Francis, 1812-1870 1
Bacon, S. Allen 1
Baily, Theodate Lang 1
Balderston, Lloyd, 1863-1933 1
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Balderston, Mary F. 1
Barnes, Gregory Allen, Sir 1
Benezet, Anthony 1
Bettle family 1
Bettle, Edward 1
Bettle, Jane, 1773-1840 1
Bettle, Samuel 1
Bible Association of Friends in America 1
Bloomfield family 1
Bloomfield, Isabella Macomb 1
Bloomfield, Joseph, 1753-1823 1
Bonsall, Isaac 1
Bowerman, Sarah Upton 1
Bowne, Amy Robinson 1
Braithwaite, Anna, 1788-1859 1
Brate, Charlotte 1
Bronner, Edward 1
Brown, Elizabeth Potts 1
Brown, Paul Willits, 1885-1935 1
Bunting, Samuel J., 1862-1946 1
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery 1
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Carter, W. (William), 1651-1739 1
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Chapman, John 1
Cherry, Charles L. 1
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Christian Arbitration and Peace Society 1
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Collins, Julia Cope 1
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. 1
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Comfort, Howard 1
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Conowingo & Stafford Flint and Feldspar Mills and Quarries 1
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