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A. Keith and Ruth Smiley slides

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-161
Overview

A. Keith and Ruth Smiley were Quakers active in the Mohonk area. This collection consists of slides they took on their travels to England, Africa, and other sites.

Dates: 1952 - 1976

William C. Allen diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-001
Overview

Diaries of William C. Allen's religious visits around the world from 1904 to 1937. Entries generally describe the customs, manners, language, transportation, food, and religious beliefs of each location Allen visited, as well as Quaker meetings he lead and religious and political leaders he met with in each place he visited. One volume of the collection does not record a religious visit, but is a record of Allen's thoughts on World War I, which he kept during 1917.

Dates: 1904-1937

American Friends' letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-851
Overview

The collection is composed chiefly of letters of members of the Society of Friends in the United States from the 17th to the 20th centuries; there are also documents, clippings, published articles, and miscellaneous manuscripts.

Dates: 1682-1986

Esther A. and Lloyd Balderston papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1185
Overview

Materials documenting the life of Esther Balderston Jones during her time as a missionary in Japan (1914-1924) and from her father, Lloyd Balderston, about family history and geneology.

Dates: 1885-1961

Bowles family correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-1212
Abstract The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. In 1900, the Bowles moved to Japan under the auspices of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and managed the Friends School and established the Tokyo Friends Center. During World War II, the Bowles family moved to Hawaii and worked with war refugees. The Bowles family correspondence consists of correspondence from Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles to their son Gordon Townsend Bowles from 1922 to...
Dates: 1922-1960

Gilbert and Minnie Bowles correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-032
Overview

This collection is comprised of two accessions of the letters of Gilbert and Minnie Bowles. The collection is comprised of both private letters and public letters meant for circulation among Friends, written by Gilbert Bowles and his wife Minnie Bowles during their religious visits to India and Japan.

Dates: 1930-1949

William W. Cadbury and Catharine J. Cadbury collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1192
Overview

The principal creators in the collection are Quakers William Warder Cadbury (1877-1959) and Catharine Jones Cadbury (1884-1970) who spent most of their lives in China. William Warder Cadbury came to China as a medical missionary in 1909.

Dates: 1893-1967

William Warder Cadbury papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1160
Overview

The papers of William Warder Cadbury, who was a Quaker medical missionary in China during the first half of the 20th century.

Dates: 1877-1959

Convention of Delegates from the Seven Yearly Meetings (Hicksite) on Indian Affairs. Executive Central Committee Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-017
Overview The Convention of Delegates was an association of seven Hicksite Yearly Meetings who managed Indian affairs in the Northern Superintendency during the period of President U.S. Grant's “Peace Policy.” The collection contains correspondence and reports of Indian agents, extracts from minutes and reports, financial records, legislative documents, and printed materials published by the convention. Persons represented include William Burgess, John G. Gasmann, Albert L. Green, Samuel M. Janney,...
Dates: 1869-1884

Charles Evans diary

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-023
Overview

Charles Evans was a Quaker physician and was active in the Quaker community. His "Diary of a European Trip, 1861" details Evans's voyage from Philadelphia to England, including descriptions of the captain and other cabin passengers, illness on board, and the weather during the voyage. Upon arrival in England, diary entries relate visits to Friends, Quaker meetings, and Evans's tour of England.

Dates: 1861

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Society of Friends -- Missions 18
diaries 8
Quaker missionaries 5
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Indians of North America -- Missions 4
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Quakers 3
Quakers -- Diaries 3
Quakers -- History 3
Quakers -- Middle East 3
Society of Friends -- Delaware 3
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manuscripts (documents) 3
China -- History -- 20th Century 2
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Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 2
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Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945- 1
Haiti -- History 1
Hawaii 1
Hicksites -- Societies, etc. 1
Hicksites -- United States 1
Hospitals -- China -- Guangzhou 1
India 1
Indians of North America -- History 1
Indians of North America -- Nebraska 1
International relief -- Europe, Eastern 1
International relief -- France 1
Investments 1
Israel -- History 1
Leprosy -- China 1
Medical education -- China 1
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 4
Canton Christian College 3
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 3
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 3
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 3
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. International Outreach Committee (1974-) 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Japan Committee 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Mission Board 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 2
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 2
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 2
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 2
Cadbury, William Warder 2
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 2
Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Germantown Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 2
Haverford Monthly Meeting of Friends (1904-) 2
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 2
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 2
Jones, Esther A. Balderston, 1891-1967 2
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 2
Madāris al-Frindz (Rām Allāh) 2
Moorestown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1951- ) 2
Oliver, Daniel, 1870-1952 2
Rees, Deborah, 1876-1967 2
Rees, Emory J., 1870-1947 2
Sharpless, Edith Forsythe 2
Sharpless, Joshua 2
Simmons, Henry 2
Women’s Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Adede, Rose 1
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
Augur, Margaret Riggs 1
Balderston, Lloyd, 1863-1933 1
Balderston, Mary F. 1
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
Bowles, Jane T. 1
Bradley, A. Day (Amos Day), -1905 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Brummana High School 1
Burgess, William, d.1905 1
Burton, Emma Cadbury 1
Cadbury family 1
Cadbury, Catharine Jones 1
Cadbury, Sara Manatt 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Carter family 1
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
Coffin, Elijah, 1798-1862 1
Convention of Delegates of the Seven Yearly Meetings on Indian Affairs (Society of Friends : Hicksite) 1
Convention of Delegates of the Seven Yearly Meetings on Indian Affairs (Society of Friends : Hicksite). Central Executive Committee 1
Cook, Charity, 1745-1822 1
Darby, Deborah, 1754-1810 1
Dunn, Robert W. (Robert Williams), 1895- 1
Evans family 1
Evans, Charles, 1802-1879 1
Evans, William Bacon, 1875-1964 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Forbush, Bliss, 1896-1990 1
Fowler Orphanage Association 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends Opportunity in the Orient (Organization) 1
Friends Service Council 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) 1
Friends' Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia 1
Garrigues family 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Gasmann, John G. 1
Green, Albert Lamborn, 1845-1947 1
Groth, Mary Coates 1
Haines, Joseph H. 1
Haines, William Henry 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Hazard, Elizabeth L. 1
Henry, James M. 1
Hicks, Isaac, 1767-1820 1
Hilden, Joy Totah 1
Hunt, John, 1711 or 1712-1778 1
Husayni , Amin, Grand Mufti, 1893-1974 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
Jackson, Rachel, 1807?-1883 1
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 1
Japan Friends Service Committee 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Japan Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Jones, Alice Whittier 1
Jones, Charles, M., 1844-1896 1
Jones, Eli 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Jones, Ellen Maxfield, 1853-1904 1
Jones, James Parnell 1
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 1
Jones, Sybil 1
Jones, Thomas Elsa, 1888-1973 1
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