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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

Sarah Upton Bowerman diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-008
Overview

The diary begins with a description of Bowerman's childhood and early adulthood. Entries are composed of religious reflection, descriptions of meetings attended in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, family news, and social calls.

Dates: 1841-1868

Henry and Elizabeth Drinker letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-854
Overview Correspondence between Henry Drinker and Elizabeth, his wife, relates to his arrest, imprisonment, and resulting forced exile to Winchester, Virginia during the American Revolution. His letters discuss his physical and spiritual well-being, concern for his children, news of other exiled Friends, and efforts to present their case before Pennsylvanian and Virginian authorities. Elizabeth Drinker's letters to her husband relate family and neighborhood news, Friends' visits, efforts on behalf of...
Dates: 1777-1778

Sarah Logan Fisher letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-006
Overview

The letterbook of Sarah Logan Fisher includes personal correspondence. The majority of letters are written to Fisher's family members, including her brother, Charles Fisher, and her cousin, Mary Arch, as well as a number of unnamed cousins. Letters largely concern family and friends, and births, deaths, and marriages within the Quaker community.

Dates: 1783-1788

Fisher-Whitson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-281
Overview This collection contains manuscripts and other materials relating to the Whitson, Smedley, Fisher and other Quaker families of southeastern Pennsylvania. Along with commonplace books, correspondence, and photographs are a series of thematically arranged genealogical binders assembled by the donors. Of particular interest are the battlefield correspondence of Sam Smedley who was killed in the American Civil War and the journal of Esther Whitson, later Cope, who served as a nurse with the AFSC...
Dates: 1778-2011

Jack Gummere photograph albums

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-06-004
Overview

This collection is comprised of two volumes of photograph albums which are largely comprised of the baby photos of John "Jack" Flagg Gummere.

Dates: 1895-1911

Haines and Bunting family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-190
Overview

This collection is comprised of the papers of the Bunting and Haines families, and includes clippings, correspondence, financial records, legal documents, and marriage certificates of the family. While the majority of materials focus on Samuel Bunting Haines, other members of the family are represented among the materials as well.

Dates: 1682-1863

Janney family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-102
Overview

This collection contains Janney family papers, and includes family correspondence, newspaper clippings, financial records, legal papers, maps, and photographs.

Dates: 1800-1870

Jane Maule diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-045
Overview

Diary entries describe weather, Quaker meetings, family news, and births, deaths, and marriages within the family and Quaker community.

Dates: 1866-1939

Morris-Shinn-Maier collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1191
Overview This collection spans approximately 200 years, from the late 1700s to the late 1900s, and five generations of the Morris-Shinn-Maier family, which are traced through matrilineal and patrilineal lines. They were prominent Quaker businessmen and lawyers in the Philadelphia area, and a large portion of the collection is dedicated to their legal and business material, as well as a great deal of very detailed financial material. There is also a quantity of personal material, namely diaries and...
Dates: 1720-1975

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Collins, Julia Cope 1
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker) 1
Cope, Esther Whitson, b.1900 1
Dinsmore family 1
Drinker, Elizabeth Sandwith 1
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Alfred William 1
Fisher, Sarah Logan 1
Fisher, Thomas S., b.1928 1
Grimké, Angelina Emily 1
Grimké, Sarah Moore 1
Gummere, John Flagg 1
Haines, Deborah Bunting 1
Haines, Elizabeth Shinn, 1823-1883 1
Haines, Henry 1
Haines, Samuel Bunting, 1840-1863 1
Harrison, Hannah 1
Jacob, Caroline M. 1
Janney family 1
Jones, Owen 1
Kamp, Esther Farquhar, 1895-1994 1
Leeds, Morris Evans 1
Lowry, Alfred, 1888-1935 1
Lowry, Grace Scattergood, 1891-1964 1
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Maier, James Shinn 1
Maier, Paul David Irwin 1
Maier, William Morris 1
Maule, Jane 1
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Morris, Catharine Wistar, 1840-1922 1
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Morris, Naomi McClenachan 1
Morris, Stephen Paschall 1
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Newlin family 1
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Pennell, Clarence 1
Rees, Thomas, fl. 1754 1
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Shinn family 1
Shinn, Earl, 1796-1865 1
Shinn, Earl, 1838-1886 1
Shinn, Ellen Morris 1
Shinn, Emma Morris 1
Shinn, James Thornton 1
Shinn, Morris Earl 1
Shinn, Rebecca 1
Shinn, Sarah Comfort 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
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Smedley, Benjamin D. 1
Smedley, Otto, 1827-1882 1
Smedley, Sam (Samuel Fothergill), 1839-1864 1
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Taylor, Jonathan 1
Thomson, Charles 1
Tyler, John, 1790-1862 1
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Updegraff, Ann Taylor 1
Updegraff, David Benjamin 1
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Updegraff, Jonathan Taylor 1
Updegraff, Rebecca A. 1
Updegraff, Rebecca Taylor 1
Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862 1
Vaux, George, Jr., 1863-1927 1
Vaux, Sarah H. Morris 1
Vaux, William Sansom 1
Walcott, Mary Vaux, 1860-1940 1
Western Soup Society (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Whitson family 1
Whitson, Benjamin F., 1867-1957 1
Whitson, Margaret 1
Whitson, T. (Thomas Barclay), b.1894 1
Wood, Emily Hollingsworth Morr 1
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