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Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Alice Gitchell journals

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1306
Overview This collection contains 41 handwritten, bound journals and documents from the Women's Committee of the 1985 Philadelphia Yearly Meeting written by and belonging to Alice M. Gitchell. Journal entries cover the years 1964-2010 and include personal and religious reflections and desciptions of dreams, personal and professional day to day activities, major life events, and ongoing struggles with mental health. Documents from the 1985 Philadelphia Yearly Meeting include correspondence and drafts...
Dates: 1946-2011

Elizabeth Lloyd collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-204
Overview This collection contains a handwritten bound copy of "An Appeal for the Bond-Woman" by Elizabeth Lloyd.
Dates: 1855

Philadelphia Quaker Women

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-057
Overview Philadelphia Quaker Women was a organization, informal in structure and membership, which worked with the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends to address the concerns of women. It was laid down in 1970. This collection contains minutes, financial reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous material, 1961-1971.
Dates: 1961-1971

Robinson Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1136
Overview Primarily the letters of Mary Robinson Morton (1757-1829), a member of the Society of Friends, reflecting the social and cultural attitudes of the day.
Dates: 1723 - circa 1980

Women's Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Freedman letter and financial papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-149
Abstract This collection includes letters and papers concerning the shipment of clothing to Freedmen in Virginia. A letter from Lydia H. Atkinson gives information on the reception of the goods and their dispersal. Lists of specific items sent are also included.
Dates: 1863-1866