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Abington Friends School (Abington, Pa.) Account book

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-001
Overview Abington Friends School was established by Abington Monthly Meeting in the latter part of the eighteenth century as a day school. The account book covers the period 1828-1842. Pupil's names are given with the status of their payments, etc.
Dates: 1828-1842

Ackworth School, England records

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-001
Scope and Contents note This collection is comprised of four volumes, one of which is a transcription of one of the other volumes. They all relate to the rules and regulations for the Ackworth School in England. The duplicated volumes begin with a letter written by "S.R.G" to George Dillwyn, describing the value and concerns of Quaker education. George Dillwyn carried the concern of religious education, and concieved an idea of creating a simliar school to Ackworth in America, which became Westtown School, outside of...
Dates: 1785-1786, undated

Aimwell School records

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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 poor 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

Fay Ajzenberg-Selove papers

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Identifier: HCS-001-013
Overview The collection consists of the 1947-1950 correspondence between Fay Ajzenberg-Selove and Louis Leprince-Ringue pertaining to her translation of his book "Les Rayons Cosmiques" (The Cosmic Rays) and a 1991 copy of Ajzenberg-Selove's memoir typescript.
Dates: 1947-1950; 1991; Majority of material found within 1947-1950

Hans Albrecht manuscript

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-003
Overview This manuscript reports Hans Albrecht's visit to the United States from Germany in 1926, written in German. Sections of the report include topics such as, "factory farms and workers questions," "politics," "prohibition," "school and culture," and "the negro problem."
Dates: 1926

Allinson and Taylor family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-001
Overview This collection is comprised of the papers of the Quaker Allinson and Taylor families.
Dates: 1876-1912

Samuel Alsop mathematics notebook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-002
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume mathematics notebook of Samuel Alsop. The notebook includes notes and mathematical diagrams for classes Alsop taught at Westtown School during the year 1855.
Dates: 1855

American Friends' letters

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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

American School Citizenship League Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American School Citizenship League
Overview Founded in 1908 by Fannie Fern Andrews, the American School Peace League was intended to promote peace by introducing principles of international justice and fraternity into the curricula of U.S. schools. The League distributed circulars, leaflets and booklets for classroom use, including poetry, endorsements for peace from statesmen and military leaders, accounts of peace activity, information regarding other peoples and cultures, and a series of programs designed to further the message of...
Dates: 1908-1930

Fannie Fern Andrews Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Andrews, Fannie Fern
Overview Fannie Fern Phillips Andrews founded the American School Peace League (which changed its name to the American School Citizenship League in 1919). She was also a founding member of the Woman's Peace Party, and was one of the delegates to the International Committee of the International Congress of Women at The Hague in 1915. She was appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as a delegate to international conferences on education in 1934 and 1936.
Dates: 1906-1940

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Schofield, Martha 5
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Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 4
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 4
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Comly, John, 1773-1850 3
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Holcombe, Hadassah M. L. (Hadassah Moore Leeds), 1891-1878 3
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Long Island University 3
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on a Friends World College 3
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Parrish, Edward, 1822-1872 3
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 3
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Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 3
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 3
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 3
Truman, George 3
University of Oxford 3
William Penn Charter School 3
Wood, L. Hollingsworth (Levi Hollingsworth), 1874-1956 3
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Akihito, Emperor of Japan 2
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American School of Classical Studies at Athens 2
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 2
Association for the Care of Colored Orphans 2
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). Committee on Education 2
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Birdsall, William W. (William Wilfred), 1854-1909 2
Bond, Elizabeth Powell, 1841-1926 2
Brinton, Anna Cox 2
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 2
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 2
Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry 2
Canton Christian College 2
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 2
De Laguna, Frederica 2
De Laguna, Grace Andrus 2
Emlen Institution for the Benefit of Children of African and Indian Descent (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Emlen, Samuel 2
Evans family 2
Fisher family 2
Friend, Theodore 2
Friends Council on Education (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Educational Association (1862-1864) 2
Friends Freedmen's Association 2
Friends' Association of Philadelphia and Its Vicinity, for the Relief of Colored Freedmen 2
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Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 2
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 2
Guilford College 2
Gwynedd Boarding School (Gwynedd, Pa.) 2
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Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 2
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 2
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Institute for Colored Youth (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 2
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Lewis, Graceanna, 1821-1912 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Madāris al-Frindz (Rām Allāh) 2
Mary Elizabeth Pidgeon (1890-1979) 2
Media Friends' School (Media, Pa.) 2
Mellink, Machteld J. (Machteld Johanna) 2
Morris, Samuel, 1827-1905 2
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National American Woman Suffrage Association 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 2
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Nicklin, George L. 2
Oliver, Daniel, 1870-1952 2
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 2
Penn, William, 1644-1718 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 2
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