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Rufus M. Jones papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1130
Abstract Rufus Matthew Jones was born on January 25, 1863 in South China, Maine. His parents were Edwin and Mary Gifford Hoxie Jones. Their family had been Quakers, and he was brought up in a spartan and religious household. By his own estimate, Rufus M. Jones was deeply influenced as a child by his Aunt Peace Jones for her life of Quaker homily and, as a young man, the spirituality and philosophical powers of oratory and discourse of his other aunt and uncle, the ministers Eli and Sybil Jones. He...
Dates: 1860 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1997

Leonard Stout Kenworthy diary

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-039
Overview Leonard Stout Kenworthy's "Quaker Berlin Diary" describes his experiences in Germany during World War II working with German Quakers to assist unaffiliated German Jews to leave Germany.
Dates: 1940-1941

Gilbert MacMaster papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1016
Overview Gilbert MacMaster (1869-1967), a Quaker, was involved in charitable work in post-World War II Europe. The papers include his letters, photographs, and diary, which covers his and Margarethe Lachmund's (his wife) 30 years of service (1920-1950) with the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) child feeding mission in Germany, after World War I, as head of the Friends Center in Hamburg, during Hitler's rise to power, and as American Friends' representative in Basel, Switzerland, during World...
Dates: 1901-1968

William Morris Maier papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1256
Overview William Morris Maier (1909-1982), a Haverford College graduate, was active in a wide variety of charitable organizations, especially those related to the Society of Friends. These papers consist of materials from his phlianthropic work with many organizations, including the Ludwick Institute, the Friends' Freedmen's Association, and the Emlen Institution.
Dates: 1935-1980

Josiah P. Marvel scrapbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-017
Overview The scrapbook of Josiah P. Marvel includes Nazi documents, such as certificates and letters, from Marvel's time in occupied France during the summer of 1940, while travelling to and from Paris in service to the American Friends Service Committee. Documents include permissions from Nazi commanders in France, as well as The Hague and Brussels. Also included is a map of the location of prison camps, clothing lists, and a printed booklet on the National Work for Infants.
Dates: 1940-1941

Clarence Pickett journals

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Identifier: HC.MC-1245
Overview This collection consists of typescript copies of the journals of Clarence Pickett (1884-1965), prominent Friend and Executive Secretary of the American Friends Service Committee for 23 years. These journals form a record of Pickett's daily activities promoting peace worldwide between 1933 and 1965.
Dates: 1933 - 1965

Thomas C. Potts correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-150
Overview This collection is comprised of the personal correspondence of Thomas C. Potts. Many of the letters are written from Potts to Ethel, his wife, while he was traveling with the American Friends Service Committee in 1920.
Dates: 1920

Esther B. Rhoads papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1153
Overview The papers of Esther Rhoads (1896-1979), a member of an influential Philadelphia Quaker family, Rhoads was a teacher, later head, of Friends Girls' School in Tokyo for over 50 years. She was also of great importance in work with Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia and with the American Friends Service Committee, to assist Japanese-Americans affected by the War Relocation Act (evacuation and relocation). Materials include correspondence, documents, typescripts and manuscripts, pamphlets,...
Dates: circa 1895-1979

John F. Rich papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-880
Overview The papers of John F. Rich, who worked at the AFSC as a director of public relations and later founded his own public relations firm. The collection includes letters and diaries from his travels in Spain, India, and China during his years with the A.F.S.C. as well as materials from his firm.
Dates: 1902-1986

Reed Smith papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-882
Overview This collection contains the letters of Reed Smith during his time in Civilian Public Serice camps as a Conscientious Objector during World War II and during his relief work in France, Germany, and Poland after the war with the American Friends Service Committee.
Dates: 1940-1947

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Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 3
Friends World Committee for Consultation 3
Harvard University 3
Jones, Mary Hoxie 3
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 3
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 3
Bacon, Francis R. (Francis Rogers), 1888-1965 2
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 2
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 2
Bowles, Jane T. 2
Brinton, Anna Cox 2
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 2
Cadbury family 2
Cary, Stephen G. 2
Coleman, John Royston 2
Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia 2
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 2
Miles, Catharine Cox 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Indian Committee 2
Shipley family 2
Tokyo Friends Center 2
White, Gilbert F. 2
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Commission on Conditions in Ireland 1
American Peace Society of Japan 1
Associated Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Babbitt, James A. 1
Bacon family 1
Bacon, Edith Farquhar, 1892-1988 1
Bacon, S. Allen 1
Bacon, Samuel Allen, 1848-1908 1
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Bean family 1
Bertrand family 1
Bliss, Ann 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Borton, Hugh 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Bowles, Herbert E. 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Branson, J. (Julia) 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Brown family 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- 1
Cadbury, Anna K (Anna Kaighn), 1846-1923 1
Cadbury, Benjamin 1
Cadbury, Caroline, 1801-1868 1
Cadbury, Emma, 1843-1923 1
Cadbury, Emma, 1875-1965 1
Cadbury, Joel, 1838-1923 1
Cadbury, John Warder 1
Cadbury, Lydia Caroline Brown, 1889-1978 1
Cadbury, Richard, 1825-1897 1
Carter family 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Champney, Mary 1
Chance, Harold J., 1898-1975 1
Cheyney State College 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Cox family 1
Cox, Alvin J., 1907- 1
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Cox, Charles 1
Cox, Charles E. 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Deer, Ada Elizabeth 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Earlham College 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Elkington, Peter W. 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, Howard W. (Howard West), 1892-1955 1
Elkinton, Katharine Wistar, 1892-1961 1
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 1
Emlen Institution for the Benefit of Children of African and Indian Descent (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Faulk family 1
Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Fisk University 1
Freund, Hans 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
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