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Nancy J. Babb Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Babb, Nancy
Abstract Nancy Babb (1884-1948) was a member of the Society of Friends who served as a field representative for the Red Cross and then as a relief worker in Russia from 1917 to the mid 1920s. On her return to the United States in 1928 Babb lectured about her work in Russia. Babb also volunteered for a number of various women's organizations, including the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Babb established the National Circulating Library of Student's Peace Posters, an organization...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1921-1949

Biddle family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...
Dates: 1793-1951

Friends Ambulance Unit Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Ambulance Unit
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, periodicals, and annual reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1954

Friends Council for International Service Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Council for International Service
Abstract

Printed materials, including printed correspondence, pamphlets, and annual reports (1921-1928).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1921-1929

Friends' Emergency and War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends Emergency and War Victims
Abstract

Printed materials, including printed correspondence, pamphlets, and reports.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1916-1923

Friends' Relief Committee Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Friends' Relief Committee
Abstract

Collection contains pamphlets, mostly undated, issued by the Friends' Relief Committee ca. 1921-1922.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1921-1922

Joseph Haines papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-095
Overview

This collection is comprised of three folders of the papers of Joseph H. Haines.

Dates: 1917-2002

Rebecca Mary Hannum correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-303
Overview The collection contains the correspondence of Rebecca Mary Hannum (1889-1984) mostly related to her work with the American Friends Service Committee child feeling program in post WWI Germany, 1921-1924 and Peasant Industries, Poland. After the child feeling project was transferred to local groups in Germany, Mary Hannum became involved with the Peasant Industries program which supported women's handwork for sale in the United States and elsewhere. Her personal and business letters contain...
Dates: 1918 - 1924

Kite-Bassett Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-080
Overview The Kite and Bassett families were Orthodox Quakers from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Lynn, Massachusetts, respectively. James Kite was born in 1808, the son of Benjamin and Rebecca Kite of Philadelphia. In 1837 he was granted a certificate to Salem Monthly Meeting in Massachusetts to marry Lydia B. Rodman, widow of Caleb Rodman and daughter of Isaac and Ruth Bassett of Lynn. James and Lydia had eight children, viz. Ruth, James Rodman, Eliza B., Rebecca, Isaac C. Bassett, Hannah B., Lydia...
Dates: 1837-1930

Emma Chandler MacClelland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-094
Overview Emma Chandler MacClelland was a Quaker who was involved in relief work in France during World War I with the American Friends Service Committee. She was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in 1895, and married Lee H. MacClelland after her return from France. She was a member of Reading Monthly Meeting at the time of her death in 1965. The collection contains correspondence of Emma Chandler MacClelland during the period, 1918-1919, in which she did relief work in France. Details her...
Dates: 1918-1919

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 10
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Society of Friends -- International assistance 7
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 6
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 5
Reconstruction (1914-1939) 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief 4
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France -- History -- 1914-1940 3
International relief -- France 3
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 3
Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 3
Society of Friends -- Charities 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 3
Charities -- France 2
International relief -- Germany 2
International relief -- Societies, etc 2
Quakers -- France 2
Quakers -- Social life and customs 2
Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Russia 2
Reconstruction (1914–1939) 2
Social service -- France 2
Social service -- Societies, etc. 2
Society of Friends -- France 2
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- France 2
World War, 1914-1918 -- France 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Society of Friends 2
Agricultural assistance, American -- Soviet Union 1
Austria -- History -- 1938–1945 1
Child welfare -- Germany 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Church work with refugees -- Society of Friends 1
Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
Conservative Quakers 1
Dentistry -- France 1
England -- Description and travel 1
Europe -- Description and travel 1
Famines -- Russia 1
Famines -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources 1
France -- History -- German occupation -- 1914-1918 1
Humanitarian assistance 1
Humanitarian assistance -- Moral and ethical aspects 1
International relief 1
International relief -- Europe, Eastern 1
International relief -- Poland 1
International relief -- Russia 1
International relief -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources 1
Jewish refugees -- 1938–1945 1
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 1
Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Poland -- Pictorial works 1
Quaker businesspeople 1
Quaker horticulturalists 1
Quaker women -- 20th century 1
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women -- United States -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- 18th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Austria 1
Quakers -- Delaware 1
Quakers -- Indiana 1
Quakers -- Massachusetts 1
Quakers -- New England 1
Quakers -- Poland 1
Quakers -- Social service 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 1
Quakers -- Soviet Union 1
Quakers -- Suffrage 1
Quakers -- World War, 1914–1918 -- Civilian relief 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Societies, etc. 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Soviet Union -- Sources 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- Austria 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- Poland 1
Refugee children 1
Refugees -- Austria 1
Refugees -- United States 1
Rose Valley (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- Austria 1
Society of Friends -- Charities -- History -- Sources 1
Society of Friends -- History -- Societies, etc. 1
Society of Friends -- Missions 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Eastern Europe 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 1
Society of Friends -- Societies, etc. 1
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Civilian relief -- Sources 1
Soviet Union -- Pictorial works 1
United States -- History -- Colonial period -- ca. 1600-1775 1
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
War relief -- Societies, etc 1
Women and Peace -- History 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Austria 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain 1
account books 1
albums (books) 1
clippings (information artifacts) 1
correspondence 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 8
American Friends Service Committee. Refugee Section 1
Babb, Nancy J. (Nancy Jones), 1884-1948 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Bassett, Hannah, 1815-1855 1
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Bassett, Ruth, d. 1860 1
Bassett, William, 1803-1871 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Boyce, Eliza B. (Eliza Bassett), 1807-1882 1
Boyce, Eunice B. (Eunice Bassett), 1811-1864 1
Council for International Service 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
Friends Ambulance Unit Post-War Service 1
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Haines, Joseph H. 1
Haines, William Henry 1
Hannum, Rebecca Maery, 1889-1884 1
Hoffman, Ruth McCollin, b. 1890 1
Hollingsworth, H. (Henry), 1737-1803 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
James, Dorothy Biddle 1
Jenkins, Mehetabel, 1731-1815 1
Kite, Abbie, 1851-1919 1
Kite, James R. (James Rodman), 1840-1908 1
Kite, James, 1808-1856 1
Kite, Lydia B. (Lydia Bassett), 1813-1872 1
Koenig, Lucille 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
MacClelland, Emma Chandler, 1892-1965 1
Maris family 1
Maris, Robert Hoopes, 1890-1975 1
Masters, Rebecca K. (Rebecca Kite), 1843-1895 1
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 1
Newhall, Anna G. (Anna Greene), fld 1824-1863 1
Oliver family 1
Oliver, Wendell French, 1893-1953 1
Oliver, William T. (William Theodore), 1854-1933 1
Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835 1
Paul, Parry H. ((Parry Haines)), 1895- 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Price, William Webb, 1892-1961 1
Relief Missions of the Society of Friends 1
Richardson, Thomas, 1816-1867 1
Rickman, Lydia Cooper Lewis, -1885 1
Smedley, Jacob, 1835-1893 1
Smedley, Ruth K. (Ruth Kite), 1838-1914 1
Stirling, Anne Biddle, -1857 1
Swarthmore College 1
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 1
Votaw, Albert H. (Albert Hiatt), 1850-1931 1
Votaw, Ernest, 1894-1988 1
Weigl, Karl, 1881-1949 1
Weigl, Vally 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Congress (1st : 1915) (The Hague, Netherlands) 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
Yarnall, D. Robert (David Robert), 1878-1967 1
Yarnall, Elizabeth Biddle, 1897-1975 1
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