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Bible Association of Friends records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1289
Overview

Founded in 1829, the Bible Association of Friends aimed to distribute Bibles to all Quaker households. Records show their financial and administrative activities, including information about printing and distributing Bibles.

Dates: 1829-1969

Rachel Davis DuBois Papers

 Collection
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

Education Committees of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-501
Overview The Committee on Education of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends acts primarily as an advisory and consultative body. It has various funds at its disposal for use in assisting Friends schools and individual Quakers in the Yearly Meeting. An Education Committee was first appointed by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) in 1833 to survey the state of education within its limits. Hicksites and Orthodox Friends subsequently named a sucession of subroups on...
Dates: 1833-1976

First Day School Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Phy-579
Scope and Contents Records of First Day School Association of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Delaware County, PA), 1833-1956, including Association's Minutes (1862-1930), Minutes of its Executive Committee (1862-1913), Minutes of its Small Executive Committee (1912-1914) and the printed papers, proceedings and reports of its annual meetings (1865-1930). Records germane to the "First Day School Committee", including the Committee's Minutes (1890-1923), Circulating Libraries Records (1893-1901) and...
Dates: 1862-1927

Infantile importance: or some general hints on the subject of religious education

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: HC.MC-801-07-005
Overview

This document is a poem by an unknown author about the education of a child.

Dates: 1773

Lansdowne Friends School records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-132
Scope and Contents

The collection contains School Committee minutes, financial records, reports, and correspondence.

Dates: 1994 - 2012

Pendle Hill (School : Wallingford, Pa.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-066
Overview Pendle Hill is a Quaker study center located in Wallingford, Pennsylvania. It was established in 1930 out of an earlier Quaker school and study center, the Woolman School. The Woolman School was established in 1915 under the care of the General Conference Committee of the Seven Yearly Meetings (Hicksite). In 1917, it was reorganized as a joint enterprise of Hicksite and Orthodox Friends, governed by a Board of Managers. The Woolman School was incorporated in 1918. In 1928, it was reorganized...
Dates: 1915-2011

Religious Education Committee Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-576
Scope and Contents Records of the PYM Religious Education Committee (REC) include the committee's Minutes (1923-1983), Section Minutes (1905-1970), the minutes of its Advisory Committee (1956-1959), Executive Committee (1922-1993), Representative Meeting (1986-1989), and Committee on Worship and Ministry (1984-1987), its Correspondence (1943-1956), Conference Papers (1948-1988), Financial Records (1863-1971) and Publications (1975-2000), among other resource materials and miscellaneous papers. The REC...
Dates: 1863-2000

Alice Hall Paxson Papers on Scattered Seeds

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-119
Overview Alice Hall Paxson (1868-1955) was a Quaker author and editor, of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Thomas Heston and Lydia H. (Cox) Hall of Chester County. The family moved to Swarthmore, Pa., about 1889, and Alice graduated from Swarthmore College in 1888. In 1897, she married Charles Paxson. The family had close ties to Swarthmore College, including many graduates. Lydia (Cox) Hall was founding editor and editor for forty years of the periodical Scattered Seeds, a position...
Dates: 1930-1936

School of the Spirit Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-127
Overview

The School of the Spirit is a ministry of prayer and teaching under the care of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting's Worship and Care Standing Committee. Its primary activity is the two-year program, "On Being a Spiritual Nurturer."

Dates: 1990-1998

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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Association 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Religious Education Committee 2
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
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American Unitarian Association 1
Bible Association of Friends in America 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Fager, Charles (Charles Eugene), -1942 1
Friends Center Corporation (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Lansdowne Friends School 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 1
Paxson, Alice Hall , 1868-1955 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Education Committee (1833-1837) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Education Committee (1872-1950) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Mary Jeanes Loan Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Education Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Women's Problem Group 1
Platt, Edith Stratton, 1888-1986 1
Platt, Joseph Eyre, 1886-1980 1
School of the Spirit (Society of Friends) 1
Social Order Committee (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 1
Wilbur, Elizabeth Reynolds 1
Wilbur, Henry Watson, 1851-1914 1
Wilbur, Ross Taylor 1
Wilson, Dan, -1913 1
Wood, L. Hollingsworth (Levi Hollingsworth), 1874-1956 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
Yarnall, D. Robert (David Robert), 1878-1967 1
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