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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]

"The Poetical Effusions of John Clement"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-022
Overview

This volume of John Clement's original poetry, written from 1854 to 1889, covers a variety of topics, including family (specifically his mother, sister, wife, and son), nature and the seasons, and the Civil War.

Dates: 1854-1889

Conrow-Hunt Family Correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-203
Abstract

Contains three letters, 1786-1787, with later manuscript copies, to Quaker minister and diarist, John Hunt, from Darling Conrow. John Hunt added a biographical note concerning Conrow to the final letter. Also contains a letter, 1886, concerning Hunt genealogy.

Dates: 1786-1886

Cooper Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-031
Overview William Cooper, a New Jersey Quaker and Elder of Woodbury Monthly Meeting, married Sarah Morgan in 1806. They had six children and resided at “Greenfield” in Woodbury. This collection contains family correspondence, wills and marriage certificates, other manuscript and printed materials, memorabilia, and photographs of the ancestors and descendents of William and Sarah Morgan Cooper. Includes historical writings of Howard Mickle Cooper and the genealogical notes compiled by Lucy Smyth...
Dates: 1780-1926

Cooper-Richardson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-032
Overview

The Cooper-Richardson collection contains correspondence and family memorabilia from the Cooper family (William Evans and Sarah Matlack Roberts Cooper). The Cooper family were Quakers of New Jersey, attending meetings in the Woodbury and Byberry areas. The collection includes correspondence and family memorabilia. Of particular interest is the journal of their granddaughter, Anna C. Richardson, written on her trip to California in 1904, and the writings of Sarah Cooper.

Dates: 1863-1977

Jacob Decou family papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-026
Abstract

This collection includes miscellaneous papers of the Decow family, including wills, financial papers, personal correspondence, and legal documents. Notable among these is the daily journal of Isaac Decow, the son of Jacob Decou.

Dates: 1724-1830

Deptford Free School Society

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-077
Overview

The Deptford Free School Society was a Quaker organization which established and operated the Deptford Free School in Woodbury, New Jersey. The collection includes minutes, 1774-1893.

Dates: 1774-1893

Rachel Davis DuBois Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-035
Overview

Rachel Davis DuBois (1892-1993) was a Quaker educator, writer, and a pioneer in the interfaith and interracial dialogue and intercultural education. This collection contains the personal papers of Rachel Davis DuBois, including correspondence, writings, her work with interracial, intercultural, and interfaith projects, personal logs and notes, and miscellaneous material.

Dates: 1920-1993

Joshua Evans Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-190
Overview Joshua Evans, a Quaker minister and abolitionist, was born in 1731 in West Jersey. About the year 1754, he experienced a religious conversion and thereafter devoted his life to sharing his rigorous interpretation of the gospel through an ascetic and pious life style and simple ministry. Barely educated, he was nevertheless acknowledged as a minister by Haddonfield Monthly Meeting in 1759. Evans was a vegetarian and a fervent proponent of the peace testimony, Quaker plainness, and ending...
Dates: ca. 1788- ca. 1804

Dean Freiday Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-215
Overview

This collection contains the correspondence and writings of Dean Freiday (b. 1915), a Quaker writer and theologian. The papers reflect his wide range of activities in numerous Christian church groups and discussion groups. The correspondence includes leading Friends, such as Arthur Roberts, Douglas Steere, and Larry Miller. His writings on topics specific to the Society of Friends and interfaith issues of ecumenism, ecclesiology, and the sacraments.

Dates: 1956-1999

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Eschatology 1
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Historic house museums 1
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International relief -- Europe, Eastern 1
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Millville (Columbia County, Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
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Engle family 3
Stackhouse, Asa Matlack (Asa Matlack Stackhouse) 3
Swarthmore College 3
Taylor, C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall), 1884-1957 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
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Bassett family 2
Cooper family 2
French family 2
Hunt, John, 1740-1824 2
Matlack, Asa 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Roberts family 2
Roberts, Josiah, 1783-1841 2
Thorne family 2
Underwood family 2
Valentino, Carmen 2
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 2
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 2
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Alloways Creek Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Andrews family 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Atlantic City Area Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Galloway, N.J.) 1
Atlantic City Friends School (Atlantic City, N.J.) 1
Baldwin, James, 1841-1925 1
Barton family 1
Bissell family 1
Bissell, Thomas, b. 1643 1
Bissell, William, b. 1680 1
Bond, Elizabeth Powell, 1841-1926 1
Bourne, John H. (John Hill), 1870-1944 1
Bradway, Mary, 1804-1894 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bunting family 1
Bunting, Josiah, 1734-1813 1
Bunting, Martha, 1861-1944 1
Bunting, Samuel J., 1889-1966 1
Burlington First-Day School Union 1
Burlington-Bucks Young Friends Forum 1
Burr, George H. (George Harris), born 1791 1
Cadbury, Richard Tapper, 1853-1929 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 1
Clement, John 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Conrow, Darling 1
Cooper, Anna, 1872-1926 1
Cooper, Elizabeth M. (Elizabeth Matlack), 1815-1902 1
Cooper, Henry R. (Henry Roberts), 1856-1928 1
Cooper, Howard M. (Howard Mickle), 1844-1922 1
Cooper, Lucy S. (Lucy Smyth), 1853-1924 1
Cooper, Sarah, 1774-1848 1
Cooper, Sarah, 1838-1923 1
Cooper, William E. (William Evans), 1812-1856 1
Cooper, William, 1770-1850 1
Cornell, John J., 1826-1909 1
Cox, John, approximately 1754-1847 1
Crosswicks Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1919-1958) 1
Dean Freiday (b. 1915-) 1
Decou, Jacob, 1668-1735 1
Decow, Daniel, 1771-1844 1
Decow, Eber, 1712-1786? 1
Decow, Isaac, 1703-1765 1
Deptford Free School (Woodbury, N.J.) 1
Deptford Free School Society 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Eldridge, Phebe, 1776-1845 1
Elizabeth A. Lippincott 1
Elizabeth R. Lippincott (Elizabeth Roberts), 1888-1979 1
Engle, Emma P. (Emma Peaslee) 1
Engle, James G., 1875-1960 1
Engle, Ruth W. (Ruth Waddington), b.1879 1
Esterbrook Steel Pen Manufacturing Company 1
Evans, Jonathan, 1759-1839 1
Female Association of Philadelphia for Promoting the Manufacture and Use of Free Cotton 1
Foster, J. Ellen (Judith Ellen), 1840-1910 1
Foulke, Joseph, 1786-1863 1
Fox, George 1
French, Robert, 1749-1811 1
Friends Academy (Westampton, NJ) 1
Friends Boarding Home of the Burlington Quarterly Meeting 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends' Association of Philadelphia for the Aid and Elevation of the Freedmen 1
Furnas, Elizabeth A. W. (Elizabeth Ann Walter), 1900-1972 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gimbel Brothers 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott) 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Hancock, Cornelia, 1840-1927 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hopper, Edward 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Howell, John Ladd, 1738-1785? 1
Howell, John, 1713- 1
Howland, Emily, 1827-1929 1
Hunt family 1
Imlay, Maria, d. 1829 1
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