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Anna McCollin Potts commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-056
Overview

The commonplace book of Anna McCollin Potts includes illustrations and poetry concerning friendship, nature, and religion.

Dates: 1852-1876

Rosalie Regen scripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-154
Overview

This collection is comprised of the scripts, generally for one-act plays, written by Rosalie Regen. Each play focuses on Quaker history, and particularly important Quaker individuals, including Elizabeth Fry, John Woolman, William Penn, Rufus Jones, George Fox, Mary Fisher, and John Greenleaf Whittier.

Dates: 1952-1953

Beulah Sansom receipt book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-027
Overview

The receipt book of Beulah Sansom records payments for goods and services.

Dates: 1827-1828

Sarah Coates Harris scrapbooks

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Identifier: SFHL-MSS-067
Abstract The collection is composed of three scrapbooks compiled by Sarah Coates Harris, Quaker reformer and naturalist of Galena, Illinois. Scrapbook 1 contains newspaper clippings that reflect Harris' activities in horticultural, temperance, suffrage, and other civic endeavors as well as biographical information about her husband and local history. Scrapbook 2 contains botanical cards organized by the month of flowering and a small number of images of the Gould Mine in Nevada. Scrapbook 3 contains...
Dates: 1865-1880

Sharpless-Reeve family papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-325
Overview The collected papers of the Sharpless and Reeve family of New Jersey and Philadelphia. Much of the correspondence is between Edward Sharpless (1831-1894), a New Jersey Quaker minister, and his sister, Anna N. Sharpless, who married John Newbold Reeve in 1857. Their daughter, Mary Offley Reeve, worked as a school teacher when young and became involved in temperance and evangelical Christianity. She shared these interests, reflected in diaries and other writings, with Annie Way Smith, a...
Dates: 1852 - 1957

Lynne Shivers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-263
Overview

Enid Lynne Shivers was a peace activist and prominent member of Movement for a New Society, for which she organized and wrote informational materials. This collection of her personal materials is primarily composed of journals dating from the 1960s until 2014 and materials from time she spent doing peace work in Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-2015

Sarah Frances Smiley diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-074
Overview

Sarah Frances Smiley was a Quaker minister. Her diary entries describe Quaker meetings, ongoing struggles with her religious conviction, and her dedication to God.

Dates: 1857-1859

Anna Spencer diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-075
Overview

Anna Spencer's diary entries describe weather, social calls, domestic duties, family news, attendance at meetings, births, deaths, and marriages within the Quaker community, and the health of herself and family members.

Dates: 1855-1905

Marjorie Swann and Robert Swann Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-264
Overview

The Swanns were Quaker peace activitists who were particularly well known for their part in nonviolent direct action against nuclear weapons testing and deployment in the 1950s-1960s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1949-1972

Mary Howell Swett diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-079
Overview

Diary of Mary Swett's religious visit to England in 1797. Entries describe her travel, attendance at meetings, and Quaker hosts in England.

Dates: 1797-1799

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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Boulding, Elise 2
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 2
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 2
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Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 2
All American Friends Conference (1929 : Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Ballard, Willa E. 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Bettle, Jane 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bond, Elizabeth Powell, 1841-1926 1
Bowerman, Sarah Upton 1
Bringhurst, Hannah Peters 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, David, 1864-1945 1
Brinton, Eleanor Fisher, 1868-1958 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brinton, Joseph, 1828-1917 1
Brinton, Mary H. (Mary Howland), 1833-1870 1
Brinton, William Fisher, 1909-2008 1
British Withdrawal from Northern Ireland Campaign 1
Brooks, Ruth Hall, 1925-2014 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Bundock, Mary 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Center on War and the Child 1
Chidsey, Linda B. 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Collett, John A. (John Albert), 1911- 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Cresson, Sarah 1
Davis, Mary Howland 1
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 1
DiBrazza-Savorgnan, Cora Slocomb 1
Dillwyn, Sarah 1
Dorcassian Society 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Douglas, Alice May 1
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 1
Drinker, Elizabeth Sandwith 1
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Duryea, Anne Sturges, -1940 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Emlen, Samuel 1
Evans, Hannah Bacon 1
Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Female Society of Philadelphia for the Relief and Employment of the Poor 1
Fenimore, Amy 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Abraham, 1823-1909 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Fisher, Hannah Logan 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Fisher, Sarah Logan 1
Fisher, Sarah Wright, 1822-1886 1
Fisher, Susanna G., 1865-1956 1
Fox, George 1
Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845 1
Garrett, Thomas, 1789-1871 1
Gitchell, Alice 1
Gjermoe, Johanne Ruetz 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 1
Haines, Deborah Bunting 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Harris, Sarah Coates, 1824-1886 1
Hartmann, George W. (George Wilfried), 1904-1955 1
Hartshorne, Sara 1
Haverford College 1
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 1
Hickie, Dorothy 1
Hommel, Dorothy O. 1
Hopkins, Mary Brinton, 1831-1926 1
Howland family 1
Howland, David P., 1809-1852 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
Isono, Fujiko, 1918- 1
Jenkins, Mehetabel, 1731-1815 1
Johnson, Emily Cooper 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Jones, Peter D. 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kelsey Family 1
Kelsey, Naomi 1
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