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Hannah Milhous Vernon papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-173
Overview

This collection is comprised of the papers of Hannah Milhous Vernon, and includes two unbound commonplace books, the loose pages of Vernon's diaries, and a single unbound volume of meeting minutes for the Damorris Monthly Meeting of Women Friends.

Dates: 1855-1889

Emma Waln diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-081
Overview

Emma Waln's diary entries detail her active social life, including descriptions of attendance of various social events, including whist parties, women's clubs meetings, lectures, and parties, as well as more informal social calls from friends and family. Waln's diary also describes attending classes and lectures at Swarthmore College.

Dates: 1890-1891

Mary E. Warner account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-037
Overview

The household account book of Mary E. Warner records the worth of various household items.

Dates: Undated.

Ann Cooper Whitall diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-090
Overview

Ann Cooper Whitall's diary entries focus on descriptions of Quaker meetings, illnesses within her family and community, reflections on religion and the perceived failure of Whitall’s community to live up to its ideals, and discussions concerning effective child-rearing practices.

Dates: 1760-1780; Majority of material found within 1760-1762

Esther Fisher Wistar diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-087
Overview

Esther Fisher Wistar's diary entries focus on family news, social calls, religious reflection, descriptions of Quaker meetings, and discussions of aging and death.

Dates: 1866-1892

Sarah Wistar diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-088
Overview

Early diary entries describe Sallie's classes and studies in her efforts to earn her high school diploma, while later entries describe social calls, illnesses in the family, and other family news, as well as Sallie's responsibilities as the eldest daughter living at home.

Dates: 1857-1859

Dorothea E. Woods Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-213
Overview

Dorothea Eleanor Woods was a Quaker who joined the World YWCA in 1957 and worked for ten years in development of youth and adult education programs. In the 1970s she was a pioneer researcher and writer about child soldiers.

Dates: 1951-2001

Anna Yarnall diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-094
Overview

Anna Yarnall'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: 1856-1885

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Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 2
All American Friends Conference (1929 : Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
Ballard, Willa E. 1
Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
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Bettle, Jane 1
Bond, Elizabeth Powell, 1841-1926 1
Boulding, Elise 1
Bowerman, Sarah Upton 1
Bringhurst, Hannah Peters 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, David, 1864-1945 1
Brinton, Eleanor Fisher, 1868-1958 1
Brinton, Joseph, 1828-1917 1
Brinton, Mary H. (Mary Howland), 1833-1870 1
Brinton, William Fisher, 1909-2008 1
Brooks, Ruth Hall, 1925-2014 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Bundock, Mary 1
Center on War and the Child 1
Chidsey, Linda B. 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Davis, Mary Howland 1
Dillwyn, Sarah 1
Dorcassian Society 1
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 1
Drinker, Elizabeth Sandwith 1
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 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, 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
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 1
Haines, Deborah Bunting 1
Harris, Sarah Coates, 1824-1886 1
Hartshorne, Sara 1
Hopkins, Mary Brinton, 1831-1926 1
Howland family 1
Howland, David P., 1809-1852 1
Jenkins, Mehetabel, 1731-1815 1
Johnson, Emily Cooper 1
Kendall, Elisabeth 1
Koenig, Lucille 1
Libby, Faith Ward, 1902- 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd family 1
Lloyd, Mary Ann 1
Lloyd, Sarah Smith 1
Lloyd, Susan H. 1
Maule, Jane 1
McDowell, Mary S. 1
Miller, Rebecca Thomas, 1864-1938 1
Moore, Anne, active 1756-1786 1
Moore, Milcah Martha 1
Morris, Beulah Sansom 1
Morris, Elizabeth Hudson 1
Morris, Jane Rhoads 1
Mott, James, 1788-1868 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
National Council for Prevention of War (U.S.) 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
North American Quaker Tapestry 1
Oliver family 1
Oliver, Wendell French, 1893-1953 1
Oliver, William T. (William Theodore), 1854-1933 1
Paxson, Katherine Thompson 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 1
Potts, Anna McCollin 1
Quaker United Nations Office 1
Reeve, Anna N. (Anna N. Sharpless Reeve), 1825-1891 1
Reeve, Mary Offley, 1861-1947 1
Regen, Rosalie 1
Rhoads, Sarah Wistar, 1839-1920 1
Rushmore, Jane P. (Jane Peter), 1864-1958 1
Sharpless, Edward, 1831-1894 1
Smiley, Sarah Frances 1
Smith, Annie Way, 1867-1938 1
Swarthmore College 1
Swartz, Miriam (FHL donor) 1
Swett, Mary Howell 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Valentino, Carmen 1
Vernon, Hannah Milhous 1
Waln, Emma 1
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