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Bowles family correspondence

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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

Mary Bye Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-024
Overview

Mary (Du Bois) Bye, Quaker peace and social activist and member of Doylestown Monthly Meeting of Friends in Pennsylvania, was born in 1913. This collection consists of the papers relating to Mary Bye's political activity. It includes correspondence, notes, clippings, and other files concerning peace and justice issues.

Dates: 1966-[on-going]

Hannah Clothier Hull Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-016
Abstract Hannah Clothier Hull (1872-1958), was one of the founders of the Woman's Peace Party and the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. She served as a national officer of the WILPF for nearly forty years. Hull was also active in other social reform movements. A member of a well-to-do Quaker family, Hannah Clothier graduated from Swarthmore College in 1891. She first worked at a Philadelphia settlement house and then entered the graduate program in social work at Bryn Mawr College....
Dates: 1889-1958

Margaret E. Jones Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-167
Overview Margaret E. Jones (1895-1984), daughter of William B. and Phebe Jones, was a birthright Quaker member of Moorestown Monthly Meeting of Friends in New Jersey. She was involved with the American Friends Service Committee for many years, first as a staff member, then serving on the Board of Directors. The collection contains scrapbooks kept by Margaret E. Jones while she was in Europe involved in relief work in 1933 and again from 1958-1959. Includes a number of photographs of places and...
Dates: 1937-1969

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Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
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Berrigan, Daniel 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
Bowles, Jane T. 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Bye, Mary, 1913- 1
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Clouds, Kai Yutah, 1948-1980 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Continental Walk for Disarmament and Social Justice 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Friend, Theodore 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Kabat, Paul 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
National Council of Women of the United States 1
Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960 1
Nye, Gerald P. (Gerald Prentice), 1892-1971 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Plowshares Eight (Group) 1
Post, Alice Thacher, 1853-1947 1
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 1
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 1
Society of Friends 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stockwell, Maud C. 1
Surles, Flora Belle, 1887-1971? 1
Swarthmore College. Peace Collection 1
United Nations Association 1
Vernon, Mabel 1
Williams, Mary Wilhelmine, 1878-1944 1
Wold, Emma, 1871-1950 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
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