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Biddle family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...
Dates: 1793-1951

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1189
Abstract Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton were 20th-century Quaker educators and prolific authors whose areas of expertise included the physical sciences and the Classics. Notably, they also worked for the American Friends Service Committee in Europe, for Friends Center in Tokyo, Japan, and as directors of Pendle Hill, an adult study center in Wallingford, PA. They were both recorded ministers in the Religious Society of Friends. This collection also contains materials of other...
Dates: 1859-2005

S. Francis Nicholson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-275
Overview S. Francis Nicholson was a prominent Quaker investment banker, longtime officer of Provident National Bank, Philadelphia, and active in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, A.F.S.C., and Friends Fiduciary Corporation. The collection contains correspondence, financial records, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting his career and life with his wife, Evelyn Haworth Nicholson.
Dates: 1900-2005

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Earlham College 2
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Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Bean family 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
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Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cox family 1
Cox, Alvin J., 1907- 1
Cox, Charles 1
Freund, Hans 1
Fry, Joan Mary 1
Guilford College 1
Hartshorne, Anna C. (Anna Cope) 1
Harvard Business School 1
Haverford College 1
Hobhouse, Stephen, 1881-1961 1
Hollingsworth, H. (Henry), 1737-1803 1
Irie, Yukio 1
James, Dorothy Biddle 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kraus, Hertha 1
Lachmund, Margarethe 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 1
Miles, Catharine Cox 1
Miles, Walter K., 1914-1989 1
Mills College 1
Nicholson, Evelyn Haworth, 1903-1994 1
Nicholson, S. Francis, 1900-2005 1
Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Provident National Bank 1
Relief Missions of the Society of Friends 1
Richardson, Thomas, 1816-1867 1
Rickman, Lydia Cooper Lewis, -1885 1
Shipley family 1
Society of Friends 1
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 1
Stirling, Anne Biddle, -1857 1
Tokyo Friends Center 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Congress (1st : 1915) (The Hague, Netherlands) 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
Worcester, Dean C. (Dean Conant), 1866-1924 1
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