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Friends Medical Society records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1199
Overview

The Friends Medical Society, a Quaker organization that was founded in 1950. The collection includes information about their programs around the world along with information on its members, predominantly medical doctors.

Dates: 1950-2006

Gilbert White AFSC papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-816
Overview

Some papers of Gilbert F. White (1911-2006), a geographer and president of Haverford College, relating to some of his experiences serving the American Friends Service Committee during World War II and letters received while president of the college.

Dates: 1927 - 1947

Joseph Haines papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-095
Overview

This collection is comprised of three folders of the papers of Joseph H. Haines.

Dates: 1917-2002

Elizabeth Marsh Jensen papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1154
Overview

Papers of Quaker Elizabeth Marsh Jensen, who worked for the American Friends Service Committee in several capacities, notably in Mexico to assist Spanish Civil War refugees from 1940 to 1941. She was also a businesswoman who successfully ran a ranch in Colorado.

Dates: 1912-1989

Josiah P. Marvel scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-017
Overview

The scrapbook of Josiah P. Marvel includes Nazi documents, such as certificates and letters, from Marvel's time in occupied France during the summer of 1940, while travelling to and from Paris in service to the American Friends Service Committee. Documents include permissions from Nazi commanders in France, as well as The Hague and Brussels. Also included is a map of the location of prison camps, clothing lists, and a printed booklet on the National Work for Infants.

Dates: 1940-1941

Relief and Reconstruction Program records

 Collection
Identifier: HCE-003-003-001
Overview

The materials in this collection pertain to Haverford College's Relief and Reconstruction program, and include reports and announcements, application materials, correspondence, student work, instructional materials, survey responses, and newsletters. The materials date from 1941 to 2008, with the bulk of the materials pertaining to the program's operation between 1943 and 1945.

Dates: 1941-2008; Majority of material found within 1943-1945

Douglas V. and Dorothy M. Steere papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1174
Abstract Douglas and Dorothy Steere were prominent figures of the Quaker movement in the twentieth century, and deeply committed to the causes of peace and spiritual enrichment. This commitment is evident in their involvement with Quaker-led relief work after World War II, Quaker spiritual retreats, international diplomacy, and Dorothy’s work with the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Douglas taught philosophy at several institutions including Haverford College, and published extensively on topics...
Dates: 1896-2003

Howard M. Teaf, "Haverford in Wartime"

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-001-026
Overview

The collection consists of a typed copy of an essay or speech by Howard M. Teaf entitled "Haverford in Wartime," discussing Haverford College's response to World War II and its aftermath.

Dates: ca. 1960s

Edward Morris Wistar papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1137
Overview

Documents relating to Quaker Edward M. Wistar's relief mission under the auspices of the American Red Cross to Armenians living in the Ottoman Empire in 1896.

Dates: 1894-1914

Wistar, Edward Morris Report

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-xyz
Overview

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Dates: 1896

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Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Friends Medical Society 1
Gates, Caleb Frank, 1857-1946 1
Haines, Joseph H. 1
Haines, William Henry 1
Harvard University 1
Haverford College. Relief and Reconstruction Unit 1
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962 1
Hubbell, Julian B. (Julian Bertine), 1847-1929 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
Jensen, Elizabeth Marsh, 1900-1999 1
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001 1
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 1
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 1
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 1
Murrow, Edward R. 1
Nebraska Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Nihon Sekijūjisha 1
Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 1
Padin, Jose 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Plummer, William, 1919-2014 1
Shattuck, Corinna 1
Society of Friends 1
Steere, Dorothy M., 1908-2003 1
Stokes, Joseph 1
Stokes, S. Emlen (Samuel Emlen) 1
Stokes, Samuel (Samuel Emlen), 1922- 1
University of Oxford 1
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 1
Vaughan, Deborah Cloud 1
Vaughan, Victor C. (Victor Clarence) 1
Westover, J. Huston 1
White, Gilbert F. 1
Wing, Asa S. (Asa Shove), 1850-1931 1
Wistar, Margaret, 1853-1937 1
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 1
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