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Bacon Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1156
Overview

Correspondence, diaries and photographs relating to the 20th- century Quakers Edith Farquhar Bacon and Francis Rogers Bacon, their families, forbears, friends and colleagues.

Dates: 1807-1987

Paul M. Cope Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Cope, Paul Markley
Abstract

Correspondence, documents, memorabilia, and pamphlets from Cope's work in France in 1919.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1919

Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

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' Emergency and War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records

 Collection
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' War Victims' Relief Committee Collected Records

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

Collection includes pamphlets, annual reports, and periodicals.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1942

A. Ruth Fry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-046
Overview [Anna] Ruth Fry was an activist and a writer born into a prominent Quaker family in England. From 1914-1924, she served as general secretary of the Friends Relief Commission, which provided help for refugees and others ravaged by World War I. Fry wrote about her experiences in A Quaker Adventure (1926). She was also the first chairman of the Russian Famine Relief Fund in 1921. Fry went on to write numerous books, pamphlets and tracts, on a variety of Quaker and peace topics. She died on...
Dates: 1905-1957

Kite-Bassett Family Papers

 Collection
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

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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

Oliver Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-334
Overview The collection contains the papers of the family of Wendell French Oliver, New England and Pennsylvania Wilburite Quakers. Gamaliel Wallis Oliver (1772-1849) was a successful Lynn, Massachusetts, shoe manufacturer who married Charlotte Breed in 1807. Two grandsons, Wendell French Oliver and William Theodore Oliver, were conscientious objectors in WWI and served with the AFSC in European Reconstruction. The collection includes journals, photographs, and related papers of Wendell, W....
Dates: 1706 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1830 - 1960

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American Friends Service Committee 4
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 4
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 2
Fry, A. Ruth (Anna Ruth), 1878-1962 2
Thomas, Wilbur K. (Wilbur Kelsey), 1882-1953 2
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Albright, William A. 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Bacon, Edith Farquhar, 1892-1988 1
Bacon, Francis R. (Francis Rogers), 1888-1965 1
Bacon, Samuel Allen, 1848-1908 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Bassett, Hannah, 1815-1855 1
Bassett, Ruth, d. 1860 1
Bassett, William, 1803-1871 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Boyce, Eliza B. (Eliza Bassett), 1807-1882 1
Boyce, Eunice B. (Eunice Bassett), 1811-1864 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Cedric Vipont, 1896-1972 1
Brown, Dorothy, 1874-1968 1
Brown, E. Vipont (Edward Vipont), 1863-1955 1
Brown, Emily, 1827-1903 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cope, Paul M. (Paul Markley), 1891-1973 1
Crowley family 1
Crowley, Mary Catherine, 1834-1912 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
Friends Ambulance Unit Post-War Service 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hartshorne, Susan Vipont 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hoffman, Ruth McCollin, b. 1890 1
Jenkins, Mehetabel, 1731-1815 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kamp, Esther Farquhar, 1895-1994 1
Kelsey, Mary 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
Lowry, Alfred, 1888-1935 1
Lowry, Grace Scattergood, 1891-1964 1
MacClelland, Emma Chandler, 1892-1965 1
Masters, Rebecca K. (Rebecca Kite), 1843-1895 1
Mission Anglo-Américaine de la Société des Amis 1
National Council for Prevention of War (Great Britain) 1
Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983 1
Newhall, Anna G. (Anna Greene), fld 1824-1863 1
Nicholson, Vincent D. (Vincent De Witt), 1890-1945 1
Oliver family 1
Oliver, Wendell French, 1893-1953 1
Oliver, William T. (William Theodore), 1854-1933 1
Pennell, Anne Walton 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Peace Committee (1916-1933) 1
Price, William Webb, 1892-1961 1
Smedley, Jacob, 1835-1893 1
Smedley, Ruth K. (Ruth Kite), 1838-1914 1
Spencer, Robert, b. 1784 1
Swartz, Miriam (FHL donor) 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
Vipont family 1
Vipont, Elfrida, 1902-1992 1
War Resisters' International 1
Whitaker, Robert, 1863-1944 1
Women's Peace Campaign 1
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