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Archives & Manuscripts

Friends World Conference

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Friends World Conference report

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-016
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume stenographic report of the Friends World Conference, 1937, at Swathmore, Pa. The volume includes the transcript of meetings, discussions, and speeches given at the conference.
Dates: 1937

Friends World Conference minutes

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-078
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the typed minutes of a Meeting of the Committee on arrangements for the London Conference.
Dates: 1920

Anna Bassett Griscom Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-053
Overview Anna Bassett Griscom (Elkinton) (1889-1974) was a prominent American Quaker active in the peace movement. She served as Executive Secretary of the Friends General Conference, chairman of a committee to organize the Friends World Conference held at Swarthmore College in 1937, chairman of the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and was a founder of the Fellowship of Reconciliation. She married J. Passmore Elkinton in 1931. The collection includes correspondence, speeches and...
Dates: ca. 1914-1962