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Photographs for Fourth Friends World Conference "Quaker Story" exhibit

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-122

Scope and Contents

This collection contains the mounted photographs compiled by Delbert and Ruth Replogle for display at the 1967 Fourth Friends World Conference. The exhibit was intended to illustrate the “Quaker story,” and included the broad range of Quaker activities, institutions, and people. Photographs were solicited in Quaker periodicals. Selected pictures were enlarged and mounted on panels for exhibition at the Conference, July 24-August 3, 1967.

Dates

  • 1967

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

This collection is available for research use.

Copyright and Rights Information

Permission to reuse, publish, or reproduce items in this collection beyond the bounds of Fair Use or other exemptions to copyright law must be obtained from the copyright holder or their heirs/assigns. See http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-RUU/1.0/.

Biographical / Historical

The Friends World Committee for Consultation was created by the 2nd World Conference of Friends in 1937 to promote Quaker unity and fellowship. Friends from 75 nations participate today.

Extent

4 Cubic Feet (7 boxes and 1 oversized box)

Language

English

Overview

The Friends World Committee for Consultation was created by the 2nd World Conference of Friends in 1937 to promote Quaker unity and fellowship. Friends from 75 nations participate today. This collection contains the mounted photographs compiled by Delbert and Ruth Replogle for display at the 1967 Fourth Friends World Conference. The exhibit was intended to illustrate the “Quaker story,” and included the broad range of Quaker activities, institutions, and people. Photographs were solicited in Quaker periodicals. Selected pictures were enlarged and mounted on panels for exhibition at the Conference, July 24-August 3, 1967.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of FWCC.

Processing Information

Collection was deposited by FWCC in 9 boxes, inventoried. In February 2004, the collection was transferred to PA 122. Pictures are organized in folders, stored in 8 boxes.
Author
Zoe Peyton Jones
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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