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Archives & Manuscripts

Haverford College

 Organization

Found in 196 Collections and/or Records:

E-Haus records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-023
Overview This collection contains a journal from E-Haus between the years 1990 and 1996.

Albert Joseph Edmunds papers,

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1152
Abstract Correspondence and manuscripts of Albert Edmunds primarily relating to Buddhism and Christianity.

Edward Bettle papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-022
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers of the Bettle family, primarily Edward and Jane Temple Bettle. This includes three of Jane's diaries and speeches and essays by Edward. Of note, the collection also includes a letter from Samuel Bettle about the 1827-1878 Separation of the Religious Society of Friends in Ohio, accounts of religious experiences, testimony for Elizabeth Fry, a fragment of a copybook containing letters and sermons by William Penn, Sophie Hume, and Samuel Fothergill, among others. It...

Edward Rhoads papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-192
Scope and Contents This collection includes six notebooks created by Edward Rhoads, primarily on physics. Also includes a photograph and a book of sketches.

David Cope Elkinton photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-003
Overview This photograph album follows David Cope Elkinton's junior year abroad as he travelled with a group of friends through pre-WWII Europe and the Mediterranean. The album covers the years 1934 and 1935, though the album is non-chronological and omits large periods of time.

J.P. Elkinton autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-116
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the two type-written volumes of J. P. Elkinton’s autobiography. The volumes describe Elkinton’s childhood and family, his attendance at Haverford College, where he graduated in 1908. He also describes his experiences with the Society of Friends, particularly his travels on religious visits, and his adult life with his wife, Mary Bucknell, and their children. In addition to stories from various periods of his life, he provides biographical sketches of his family...

Elkinton, Waring family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1239
Overview This is the story of multiple generations of the Elkinton and Waring families, but concentrated on two generations: that of Howard West Elkinton (1892-1955) and his wife, Katharine Wistar Mason Elkinton (1892/3-1961) and their daughter, Theodora Elkinton (1927- ) who married Thomas Waring (1921-2001). It is a story of life choices made by these Quakers: for Howard and Katharine Elkinton, to serve under the American Friends Service Committee in Europe after World War I and during World War II...

Everett-Athenaeum records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-004
Overview The materials in this collection include the Constitution and By-Laws of the newly consolidated Everett Athenaeum society, which describes the officers and their duties, the election of officers and members, the rules of order, and the process for making amendments to the constitution.

Everett Society records

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-003-003
Overview The collection contains materials that reflect the activities of the Everett Society. Materials included in the collection are the Society's constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, adminsitrative and financial records, events and addresses, as well as the Society's published work, The Bud.

Families of Philadelphia papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1184
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of the correspondence and papers of members of twelve different families in the Philadelphia area. A great deal of the correspondence relates to concern for health and relationships among family members. The papers are often concerned with matters of business as well as estates, both in terms of the exchange of property, but also as property and possessions of deceased family members. Many of the principals in the collection traveled for business or pleasure....