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All American Friends Conference (Oskaloosa, Ia.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-002
Overview

All American Friends Conference (1929) was a conference of Quakers from the United States and Canada which was held in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in September 1929. This collection contains a journal kept by Rebecca Thomas Miller, program, list of participants, pictures, and other records relating to the Conference.

Dates: 1929

Virgil Burnett collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-845
Overview

This collection is composed chiefly of books and essays illustrated and/or authored by Virgil Burnett (1928-2012) and donated by his daughter Maud Burnett McInerney, Haverford faculty member (1995-). Additional material has been added to the collection through direct purchase.

Dates: 1961 - 2010

Canadian Friends Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Phy-837
Scope and Contents

Records of Canadian Friends Committee of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1798-1809, include a small number of miscellaneous papers; generally correspondence between the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and Canadian meetings.

Dates: 1798-1809

Carolyn V. Cutler correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-082
Abstract

This collection primarily includes letters received by Carolyn V. Cutler and Serena A. Minard. The letters relate local and family news. One letter, addressed from Paris, describes a meeting of the Prison Reform Association. Also included are letters from Quaker ministers Jonathon D. Noxon and Isaac Wilson. These letters relate personal news and advice about farming.



Dates: 1880-1911

Christopher Densmore Research Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-333
Overview

Christopher Densmore served as Curator of Friends Historical Library, retiring in 2018. This collection includes his raw research materials as well as completed papers.

Dates: 1980-2017

Elkinton Family Doukhobor Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-133
Overview The Doukhobors are a pacifist sect. They originated in Russia but were forced to emigrate to Canada in 1898 due to their refusal to bear arms for the Tsar. In the late 1930s their leader, Peter P. Verigin, created an organization known as the Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ, also known as the Orthodox Doukhobors, which has maintained the tradition of Doukhobor cultural activities. The Elkinton Family, a prominent Philadelphia (Pa.) Quaker family, and other members of the Society of...
Dates: 1884-

Joshua Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-190
Overview Joshua Evans, a Quaker minister and abolitionist, was born in 1731 in West Jersey. About the year 1754, he experienced a religious conversion and thereafter devoted his life to sharing his rigorous interpretation of the gospel through an ascetic and pious life style and simple ministry. Barely educated, he was nevertheless acknowledged as a minister by Haddonfield Monthly Meeting in 1759. Evans was a vegetarian and a fervent proponent of the peace testimony, Quaker plainness, and ending...
Dates: ca. 1788- ca. 1804

Ross Flanagan Papers

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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 World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG1
Overview A Friends World Conference Committee, sponsored by the Fellowship Council of the American Friends Service Committee, was established in 1932 to promote better understanding among Friends world wide. The representatives at the Second World Conference of Friends, held at Swarthmore and Haverford Colleges, Pa., in 1937, approved the establishment of a continuing international organization, a Friends World Committee, to promote international contacts and cooperation among Friends. In 1958, it...
Dates: 1933-2010

Genesee Yearly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Gy
Overview

Yearly meeting records of Genesee Yearly Meeting, 1834-1891.

Dates: 1834-1891

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American Friends Service Committee 3
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
All American Friends Conference (1929 : Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
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American Friends Fellowship Council 1
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
American Young Friends Fellowship 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blais, Marie-Claire, 1939- 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Boss, Jay 1
Boston-Pentagon Peace Walk (1967) 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Burnett, Virgil 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Charles F. Kettering Foundation 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Committee for Nonviolent Action 1
Cutler, Carolyn V., 1848-1899 1
Dartmouth Conference (XIII : 1981 : Moscow) 1
Dartmouth Conference (XIV : 1984 : Dartmouth) 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
Densmore, Christopher 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, David Cope, 1915- 1
Elkinton, Howard W. (Howard West), 1892-1955 1
Elkinton, J. Russell 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Elliott, Errol T., 1887-1971 1
Emerson, Gloria 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Francke, Marie Ogden, 1878-1955 1
Freiday, Dean 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas 1
Friends World Conference 1
Genesee Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Goodenow, Leanore 1
Griscom, Anna Bassett, 1889-1974 1
Hadley, Herbert M. 1
Heacock, Walter G. 1
Hertzberg, Kathleen Schmitz- 1
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hoag, Joseph, 1762-1846 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy, 1895-1956 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
John J. Merritt (1804-1871) 1
Jolliffe, Kyle, 1956- 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jones, T. Canby (Thomas Canby), 1921-2014 1
Joshua Evans (1731-1798) 1
Kennard, William 1
Lester B. Pearson Conference on the Canada-United States Relationship (5th : 1981 : Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.) 1
Marx, Sallie, 1929-2013 1
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 1
McInerney, Maud Burnett 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Meigs, Mary, 1917-2002 1
Merritt family 1
Miller, Rebecca Thomas, 1864-1938 1
Minard, Serena A., 1832-1912 1
Moore, J. Floyd 1
Morris, Jane Rhoads 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
Muslim Solidarity Committee 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Newlands, David L., 1938- 1
Noxon, Jonathan D. (Jonathan Dorland), 1835-1928 1
Nuhn, Ferner, -1903 1
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 1
Ogden family 1
Ogden, Charles Smith, 1822- 1
Ogden, Emma Corbit, 1827-1874 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Painter, Levinus King 1
Peace in Vietnam Committee of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee for the Care of Friends Residing in Upper Canada and Parts Adjacent (1797-1798) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Doukobor Committee 1
Phoenix (Yacht) 1
Pickard, Bertrand 1
Pickard, Irene 1
Poor, Anne, 1918-2002 1
Poor, Henry Varnum 1
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