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"Clarke's Dialogue"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-020
Overview

Shortened to "Clarke's Dialogue," the sermon's full title is: "A Dialogue Between a Real Christian and Seeker of Christ by an Europian Educated & Brought up in the Establish'd Church of England" written by "a schoolmaster near Burlington named Clarke."

Dates: Undated.

Edward Hicks Manuscript Collection

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Identifier: SFHL-MSS-016
Overview This collection is composed of the draft manuscript of the memoirs and journal of Edward Hicks and related miscellaneous papers. Included are his drafts of the first pages of the memoirs, photocopies of letters and sermons of Hicks relating to the Hicksite Separation, abolition, and Quaker spirituality. Also included are a typescript copy of Samuel Johnson's letter to Edward Hicks on slavery, the original of Hicks' responses, and a letter from Isaac Parry to Benjamin Ferris after the death...
Dates: 1836 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1836 - 1849

Elias Hicks Manuscript Collection

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Identifier: SFHL-MSS-044
Overview Elias Hicks (1748-1830) was an eminent Quaker minister from Jericho, Long Island, N.Y. In the 1820s, a religious controversy within the Society of Friends which focused on Hicks' ministry led to the Hicksite-Orthodox Separation of 1827-1828. The collection includes correspondence written and received by Elias Hicks, sermons, surveyor's drawings, family correspondence, and other papers. Also includes the original 1748-1822 manuscript journal of Elias Hicks (in three parts) and the 1828 Ohio...
Dates: 1779 - 1948; Majority of material found within 1779 - 1830

"Epistles and Sermons of George Fox"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-117
Overview

This collection is comprised of the single, handwritten volume of the epistles and sermons of George Fox, ca. 1683. The inside cover of a later binding attributes the volume to Thomas Richardson, dated 1714. However, it has been speculated that the volume may have been written originally by one of George Fox’s secretaries.

Dates: 1683

Michael P. Graves manuscripts

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-084
Overview

This collection is comprised of the two volumes of the manuscript entitled, "A Checklist of Extant Quaker Sermons, 1653-1700."

Dates: 1970

Collection of Edward Hicks papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-056
Abstract This collection is composed of miscellaneous papers concerning Edward Hicks. Included are a draft of the first pages of his memoirs, later published, and contura prints of letters and sermons of Hicks, relating to the Hicksite Separation, abolition, and Quaker spirituality. Also included are a typescript copy of Samuel Johnson's letter to Edward Hicks on slavery, the original of Hicks' responses, and a letter from Isaac Parry to Benjamin Ferris after the death of Edward Hicks, concerning the...
Dates: 1836-1849

William Hobson Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-062
Overview

William Hobson, 1820-1891, was a Quaker minister and farmer from North Carolina, Iowa, and Oregon. The collection contains chiefly diaries (1859-1891) describing rural life in Iowa and ministerial visits to California, Kansas, Missouri, and Oregon; together with autobiographical fragments and notes for sermons.

Dates: 1851-1891

Jesse Herman Holmes Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-064
Overview Jesse Herman Holmes (1864-1942), was a Quaker philosophy professor at Swarthmore College, 1900-1937. Holmes was an active participant in AFSC relief after World War I, travelling to oversee work in reconstruction throughout Europe. Holmes was the president of the National Federation of Religious Liberals and an active member of the Socialist party. Collection contains correspondence, biographical data, writings, and sermons. Also audio cassettes of reminiscences of friends, former students,...
Dates: 1905-1973

John Jackson correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-204
Abstract

Contains primarily correspondence from John Jackson to George and Catherine Truman. Letters are largely religious in content, with reflections on education and the death of his father. Also contains a copy of a letter to William B. Irish, an account of Priscilla Hunt's sermon, and extracts of a letter from Elias Hicks.

Dates: 1834-1835

Samuel M. Janney Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-183
Overview Samuel McPherson Janney was a Virginia Quaker minister, author, educator, and reformer. In 1839 he opened a boarding school for girls in Loudoun County. He traveled widely in the ministry, meeting with other denominations as well as being immersed in the contemporary issues facing the Society of Friends. Among his activities were establishing schools for African Americans and women, creating public schools in Virginia, and the abolition of slavery. In 1869 he was appointed Superintendent of...
Dates: 1815-1880

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Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 3
Fox, George 3
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 3
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 3
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 3
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Truman, George 3
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 2
Haverford College 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 2
Johnson, Samuel, 1763-1843? 2
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 2
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative : 1854- ) 2
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1854) 2
Parry, Isaac, 1774-1857 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 2
Stratton, Edward F., 1876-1968 2
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Arnold family 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee Appointed for Indian Affairs 1
Bennett, William, 1804-1873 1
Brown, Gould 1
Carmalt, Caleb 1
Carpenter family 1
Chalkley, Thomas, 1675-1741 1
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
Clarke 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Cornell, John J., 1826-1909 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Dorsey, William, 1811-1874 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Eldridge, Phebe, 1776-1845 1
Evans, Charles, 1802-1879 1
Evans, William, 1787-1867 1
Fallowfield Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Female Association of Philadelphia for Promoting the Manufacture and Use of Free Cotton 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Ford, Alice, 1906- 1
Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends World College 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Genesee Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Gibbons, Hannah, d. 1868 1
Gould, Martha S., b. 1813 1
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 1
Graves, Michael P. 1
Griscom, Samuel S., 1802-1878 1
Griscom, Sarah M., 1839-1895 1
Hall, Hannah, approximately 1836- 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Harvard University 1
Hicks, Jemima, 1750-1829 1
Hobson, William, 1820-1891 1
Holmes, Jesse Herman, 1864-1942 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Hough, Oliver, 1804-1855 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hunt, Uriah, 1796?-1967 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
Imlay, Maria, d. 1829 1
Irish, William B. 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Janney family 1
Janney, Elizabeth, 1802-1893 1
Janney, Joseph, 1800-1866 1
Jennings family 1
Jennings, Hannah A., 1803-1853 1
Jennings, Levi, b. 1799 1
Jewett, Tacy M. 1
Johnson, Jane 1
Jones, Ann, 1774-1846 1
Jones, Eli 1
Jones, Horatio Gates, 1822-1893 1
Jones, Sybil 1
Judge, Hugh, 1750?-1834 1
Kimber, Emmor, 1775-1850 1
Kite, Mary, 1793?-1861 1
Kite, Nathan 1
Macy, William H., 1805-1887 1
Maule family 1
Maule, Joshua, b. 1806 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Mott, James, 1788-1868 1
Mott, John, 1783-1848 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.) 1
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Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 1
Parrish, Edward, 1822-1872 1
Pennell, Abraham 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Pierce, Moses, 1816-1886 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Potts, Ethel Rhoads, 1870-1962 1
Quimby, Daniel 1
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