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Iwao Frederick Ayusawa papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-969
Abstract

Iwao Frederick Ayusawa (1894-1972) spent much of his life working with the International Labor Organization, and later served as a faculty member of the International Christian University in Japan. The collection consists primarily of personal letters, speaking of his belief in pacifism and his work in Geneva and Japan.

Dates: 1918-1964

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

Erica Brooks commonplace books

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-055
Overview

The commonplace books of Erica May Brooks include poems about nature, history, family, friendship, and World War II, as well as both copied poems and originals written by Brooks.

Dates: 1925-1951

Lydia Caroline Brown Cadbury and Elsa Weisz correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-261
Dates: 1940s, 1959 and undated

William Warder Cadbury papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1160
Overview

The papers of William Warder Cadbury, who was a Quaker medical missionary in China during the first half of the 20th century.

Dates: 1877-1959

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

Civilian Public Service publications

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1236
Overview This collection consists primarily of the publications of conscientious objectors (COs) working at Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps in the United States during World War II, performing "work of national importance" in lieu of combat. Camps were established for various purposes, from firefighting in the rural West to caring for mental patients and the elderly. The publications cover areas across the United States, although are focused in the Northeast, Upper Midwest, and California. Two...
Dates: 1941-1946

Samuel Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-008
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of five folders of materials related to Samuel Cooper's conscientious objection to WWII. The collection includes Cooper's correspondence with political leaders, court officials, organizations for religious objection, and his family members in the months leading to the war, during the period of his arrest and imprisonment, and for the remainder of the war.

Dates: 1939-1948

Correspondence of Allen Grover and Earl M. Freligh; Correspondence of Allen Grover and Josiah Marvel

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-830
Overview

Correspondence, 1941-1945, between Allen Grover (ca. 1903-ca. 1996) and Earl M. Freligh (1917-2005), the former on the staff of Time Magazine, the latter an ambulance driver for the American Field Service in Italy and North Africa during World War II. A second accession is the correspondence, 1940-1948, between Allen Grover and Josiah Marvel (1896-1959) relating particularly to his relief work in France in 1940.

Dates: 1940-1948

Elkinton, Waring Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1239
Overview This collection includes information about multiple generations of the Elkinton and Waring families. It is concentrated on two generations: firstly, that of Howard West Elkinton (1892-1955) and Katharine Wistar Mason Elkinton (1892/3-1961), his wife, and secondly, that of their daughter, Theodora Elkinton (1927-) who married Thomas Waring (1921-2001). It is a story of life choices made by these Quakers: for Howard and Katharine Elkinton, to serve under the American Friends Service Committee...
Dates: 1815-2006

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World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany 5
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Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 3
Pacifism 3
Quaker women 3
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diaries 3
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Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 2
International relief -- France 2
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Society of Friends 2
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Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 3
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Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 2
Harvard University 2
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 2
Nicholson, Herbert V. (Herbert Victor) 2
Society of Friends 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
American Field Service 1
Barnard, George N. 1
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
Bowles, Jane T. 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Branson, J. (Julia) 1
Brooks, Erica May 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Burnham, T.R. 1
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 1
Cadbury, Lydia Caroline Brown, 1889-1978 1
Cadbury, William Warder 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Comfort family 1
Cooper, Samuel 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Elkington, Peter W. 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, Howard W. (Howard West), 1892-1955 1
Elkinton, Katharine Wistar, 1892-1961 1
Esterbrook Steel Pen Manufacturing Company 1
Freligh, Earl M. 1
Friedrich, Leonhard 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) 1
Germany. Geheime Staatspolizei 1
Gildemeister, Marlis, 1917-2017 1
Gimbel Brothers 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Grellet family 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Grover, Allen 1
Grover, Robinson A. 1
Gutekunst, Frederick 1
Henry, James M. 1
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962 1
Hughes, William R. 1
Huntington, William R. 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
International Labour Organisation 1
Iwao Frederick Ayusawa 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
John Wanamaker (Firm) 1
Jones, Alice Whittier 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kenworthy, Leonard Stout, 1912- 1
Kokusai Kirisutokyō Daigaku 1
Kraft family 1
League of Nations. Assembly 1
Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia 1
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001 1
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 1
MacMaster, Gilbert 1
Madāris al-Frindz (Rām Allāh) 1
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 1
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 1
Murrow, Edward R. 1
Nitobe, Inazō, 1862-1933 1
Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 1
Padin, Jose 1
Palmer family 1
Pardoe, Jonathan B. 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Japan Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Mission Board 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Quaker United Nations Office 1
Rhoads, Esther Biddle, 1896-1979 1
Rich, John F. 1
Satterthwait, Arnold Chase 1
Scattergood, Alfred Garrett 1
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