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A Trip to Europe photo album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-801-06-005
Overview

This photo album documents a trip to Europe in 1891. The album begins on the S.S. Waesland with many images of the passangers and crew. In Europe, Hemmenway visits Antwerp, Brussles, Cologne, Heidelberg, Baden-Baden, Pisa, Paris, London, Stratford, Chester, and Liverpool, as well as traveling down the Rhine by boat.

Dates: 1891

American Christian Committee for Refugees Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Christian Committee for Refugees
Dates: 1936-1947

American Peace Society Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-003
Overview In the 1820s William Ladd of the Maine Peace Society suggested that the regional US peace societies become associated in a national organization. As a result, the peace societies of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, and Pennsylvania (Philadelphia) merged in May 1828 to form the American Peace Society [APS]. The stated purpose of the American Peace Society was to "promote permanent international peace through justice; and to advance in every proper way the general use of...
Dates: 1828-1947

Cornelia Blow letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-801-02-006
Overview This collection is composed of the single handwritten letterbook of Cornelia Blow. The volume is comprised of personal correspondence primarily addressed to Blow’s mother and father on her travels through Europe with her traveling companion Meade between the dates of November, 1862 and May, 1863. Additionally included are a copy of a letter from Blow’s mother addressed to Blow and one pressed fern. Letters are written from a variety of European locations including Liverpool, Paris, Bordeaux,...
Dates: 1862-1863

Lucy Evans Chew diaries and papers

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Identifier: BMC-M90
Overview Lucy Evans Chew graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 1918. Shortly after her graduation, she married Samuel Chew, an English professor at Bryn Mawr. For the majority of their married life, the Chews remained in the area surrounding Bryn Mawr. The Lucy Evans Chew Collection is primarily comprised of 58 volumes of her diaries from the years from 1920 to 1968. The diaries include descriptions of her daily life, her association with the college, her travels, and her reflections on her...
Dates: 1912 - 1967
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Rebecca Timbres Clark Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-026
Overview Rebecca Timbres Clark (1896-2000) was a Quaker nurse and social worker. She and her first husband, Harry Garland Timbres (1899-1937), performed relief work under the auspices of the AFSC in Eastern Europe in 1921-22 and worked with Rabindranath Tagore in Bengal, India, in 1931-34. In 1936-1937, the couple worked in the malaria unit in Soviet Russia. After Harry Timbres' death, Rebecca returned to the U.S. She married Edgar Sydenham Clark (1885-1961) on July 2, 1943, and the couple moved to...
Dates: 1853-1999 [bulk 1920-1990]

Collins Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1237
Overview

Though much of the contents of the journals contain commentary that is mundane and seemingly trivial, this set of works offers broad social history and insight into the imagination and perceptions of primarily 20th-century middle-class American women, probably Quaker, as they perceive the world beyond their own spheres of reference. (Written by Emma Lapsansky-Werner)

Dates: 1780-1965

Comité pour le Désarmament Nucléaire en Europe Collection

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Comite pour le desarmament nucleaire...
Abstract

Correspondence, flyers and handbills, minutes of meetings, newspaper clippings, and periodicals; all are in French.

Dates: 1983-1984

Cricket Team English Tour scrapbook

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Identifier: HCS-003-078
Overview

Scrapbook created by Walter Carroll Brinton, class of 1915, to document and commemorate the Haverford College Cricket Team's English Tour and a subsequent trip to Switzerland in 1914.

Dates: 1914

Louise Heron Blair Daura collection

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Identifier: BMC-M12
Overview Louise Heron Blair Daura (Bryn Mawr College 1927) was married to the Catalan painter Pierre Daura. He joined the Spanish Republican Army in 1937, and Louise wrote a series of letters to her family about going to visit Pierre while he was on leave in Barcelona in 1938. These letters vividly describe the living conditions and damage done to the towns of Spain during the Spanish Civil War. The collection includes letters to Louise while she was at Bryn Mawr as well as letters written to her...
Dates: 1918 - 1927
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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Europe -- Description and travel 12
diaries 8
Quakers -- Diaries 7
Europe 6
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England 2
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International relief -- Europe, Eastern 2
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Quakers 2
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Europe -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Evening and continuation schools -- Great Britain 1
Feminists 1
Florence (Italy) 1
Flushing (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Sources 1
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American Friends Service Committee 2
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Christian Arbitration and Peace Society 2
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Mead, Edwin D. (Edwin Doak), 1849-1937 2
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
Sharpless, Henry Hale G. 2
Suttner, Bertha von, 1843-1914 2
Swarthmore College 2
Agnes Scott College 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Alexander, Joseph G. (Joseph Gundry), 1848- 1
American Christian Committee for Refugees, Inc. 1
American College of Greece 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
American League for Peace and Democracy 1
American Women's College in Beirut 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
Bacon, David 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Beals, Charles Edward, 1869-1931 1
Blow, Cornelia 1
Booth family 1
Booth, Elizabeth M. (Elizabeth Martin), 1816-1882 1
Booth, Ellen M. (Ellen Miller), 1853-1929 1
Booth, George M. (George Martin), 1851-1918 1
Booth, William, 1812-1877 1
Boyd, Lizette, 1838-1867 1
Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947 1
Call, Arthur Deerin, 1869-1941 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Chew, Lucy Evans 1
Chew, Samuel Claggett 1
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Collins family 1
Comité pour le désarmament nucléaire en Europe 1
Corwin, Margaret Trumbull 1
Daura, Louise Heron Blair, 1905-1972 1
Daura, Pierre, 1896-1976 1
Davies family 1
Davis, Jean Scobie 1
Davis, John D., 1854-1926 1
Davis, Marguerite Scobie 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Dutton, Samuel Train, 1849-1919 1
Eckstein, Anna B., 1868-1947 1
Elkinton, David Cope, 1915- 1
Evans, Jacqueline Pascal Morris 1
Fayle, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1881- 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Jabez M., 1801-1876 1
Fisher, Jabez Maud, 1750-1779 1
Fisher, Jabez Maud, 1842-1879 1
Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783 1
Fisher, Miers, 1748-1819 1
Fisher, Miers, 1786-1813 1
Fisher, Miers, 1834- 1
Fisher, Morton C. (Morton Coates), fld 1835-1889 1
Fisher, Nancy Andrews, 1845-1883 1
Fisher, Redwood, 1782-1856 1
Fisher, Redwood, 1839-1870 1
Fisher, Robert Andrews, 1832-1893 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Fisher, Sarah Redwood, 1755-1847 1
Fisher, Thomas, 1741-1810 1
Fisher, Thomas, 1776-1798 1
Flitcraft, Sarah B. (Sarah Booth), 1841-1917 1
Foulk, Mabel P. 1
Foulk, Theodore 1
Fried, Alfred H. (Alfred Hermann), 1864-1921 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Gayner family 1
Gayner, John, 1824-1911 1
Gayner, Robert Heydon , 1831-1916 1
Gundry, Ronald E. 1
Haines, Mary R. (Mary Rhoads) 1
Hall, James Jabez, 1849-1921 1
Haverford College 1
Hemmenway, E.A. 1
Hess, Regina M. 1
Holmes family 1
Holmes, Jesse Herman, 1864-1942 1
Holmes, Rebecca W. (Rebecca Webb), 1868-1957 1
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951 1
Hopkins, J. A. H. (John Appleton Haven), 1872-1960 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hunn family 1
Hunn, Lydia Jones Sharpless, 1818-1911 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Ikemoto, Seichi 1
International Federation of Students 1
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