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Sharpless-Reeve family papers

 Collection
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

Samuel L. Southard Papers concerning the Quaker Separation

 Collection — Container: Box 1
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-312
Overview

This collection contains the correspondence and legal papers of Samuel L. Southard, New Jersey lawyer and politician, concerning his defense of the Hicksite position in the trial over the Crosswicks School Fund at the time of the Separation in the Society of Friends. The School Fund of Crosswick Preparative Meeting, New Jersey, was claimed by both factions, Hicksite and Orthodox.

Dates: 1827 - 1833

Asa M. Stackhouse manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-115
Overview

The manuscripts written by Asa Matlack Stackhouse largely focus on Quaker history, particularly during the colonial period in and around Burlington County, New Jersey.

Dates: Undated.

Stackhouse Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-306
Overview The Stackhouse family was a Pennsylvania and New Jersey Quaker family with roots in the earliest settlement of America. The papers include diaries, ledgers, correspondence and other family papers and voluminous genealogical research conducted by Powell Stackhouse, Jr. They were united by the descendants of two sons of Amos and Mary (Powell) Stackhouse who shared an interest in family history. Powell Stackhouse, Jr., (1827-1900) was a real estate lawyer and conveyancer who pursued a...
Dates: 1804 - 1951; Majority of material found within 1820-1916

Stony Brook Preparative Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Ph-S715
Overview

Minutes, vital records and financial records of Stony Brook Preparative Meeting from 1796-1891.

Dates: 1796-1891

Benjamin Swett letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-021
Overview The first half of the volume contains business correspondence concerning merchant's orders and the status of shipments. The second half of the volume contains personal correspondence, chiefly letters from Benjamin Swett to Mary Howell Swett, his wife. Letters are addressed to William Johnson, Isaac Milnor, Harper & Hartshorne, John Wickman & Sons, Barclay & Sons, Richard Mayhew, Joseph Brown, Jonathon Cowpland, David Symour, Arnoll & Mayhew, Thomas Letchworth, George Dillwyn,...
Dates: 1765-1806

C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall) Taylor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-147
Overview

C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall) Taylor (1884-1957) was a Quaker businessman and book collector, of Montclair, New Jersey. The collection contains papers relating to Taylor's activities as collector of the books and manuscripts of John Greenleaf Whittier, and correspondence reflecting Taylor's advocacy of liberal Quakerism.

Dates: 1925-1957

C. Marshall (Caleb Marshall) Taylor, Trends amongst Friends questionnaires

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-215
Abstract

This collection contains the completed questionnaires and related correspondence which were the basis for C. Marshall Taylor's Trends amongst Friends : Study which was made as a result of a questionnaire sent to pastors of Friends churches in U.S.A. The study was made independently by Taylor to survey the reaction of Friends pastors concerning the possibility of unification of all American Friends.

Dates: 1944-1945

Trenton Friends Association Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-064
Overview

The Trenton Friends Association was formed in 1892 in Trenton, New Jersey, to promote “a thorough knowledge of the history and testimonies of the Society of Friends.” Meetings were held monthly, except in the summer, in the Trenton Friends meeting house. Papers were presented on a variety of topics. The collection contains minutes, constitution and bylaws, and manuscripts of papers read at meetings.

Dates: 1892-1908

Trenton Friends Literary Society Minute book

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-105
Overview

Trenton Friends Literary Society was formed by a group of Quakers in Trenton, New Jersey, who met every two weeks at members' homes to discuss books, poetry and lectures. Collection contains Minutes of Trenton Friends Literary Society, 1893-1903. Also includes 1893 essay by Dr. Laura Satterthwaite, entitled An Appeal for Loyalty to Truth rather than Sect.

Dates: 1893-1903

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 51
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Quakers -- Social life and customs 14
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genealogies (histories) 4
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Eschatology 1
Evangelical Quakers 1
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Farm life 1
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Historic house museums 1
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International relief -- Europe, Eastern 1
International relief -- Poland 1
International relief -- Russia (Federation) 1
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Medicine -- Europe, Eastern 1
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Millville (Columbia County, Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Moorestown (N.J. : Township) 1
Moorestown (N.J.) -- Genealogy 1
New Jersey -- Burlington County -- Maps 1
New Jersey -- History 1
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Names
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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