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Douglas V. and Dorothy M. Steere papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1174
Abstract Douglas and Dorothy Steere were prominent figures of the Quaker movement in the twentieth century, and deeply committed to the causes of peace and spiritual enrichment. This commitment is evident in their involvement with Quaker-led relief work after World War II, Quaker spiritual retreats, international diplomacy, and Dorothy’s work with the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Douglas taught philosophy at several institutions including Haverford College, and published extensively on topics in...
Dates: 1896-2003

The collection of Beulah Hurley Waring and Alston Waring, New Hope, PA

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1225
Overview The collection, primarily of correspondence of Quaker Beulah Hurley (1886-) relating principally to her relief work after World War I in Europe and Russia under the auspices of several Friends' groups and the photographs of Quaker P. Alston Waring (1895-1978) taken in Europe, East Asia, California, Central America and mainly in India between 1915 and 1954.
Dates: 1917-1954

Agnes Tierney papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-171
Overview This collection is comprised of two folders of the papers of Agnes Tierney, related to her time working with the American Friends Service Committee, especially in Germany. The majority of the collection is composed of Tierney's correspondence while in Germany, but the collection also includes pamphlets, notes, and extracts of meeting minutes.
Dates: 1922-1928

Harry Timbres and Rebecca Timbres Clark papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-172
Overview This collection consists of the papers of Harry Garland Timbres and Rebecca Timbres Clark.
Dates: 1936-1937

Vaux Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1217
Overview The Vaux family was deeply involved with Quaker and Native American affairs throughout much of the 19th and early 20th centuries. George Vaux, Sr. was involved in Quaker activity through the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and other Quaker meetings throughout the world (including Antigua and London). Both George Vaux, Jr. and Mary Morris Vaux Walcott, his sister, served as commissioners for the U.S. Board of Indian Commissioners. This organization was established by the United States Congress in...
Dates: 1708-1995; Majority of material found within 1912-1932

L. Hollingsworth Wood papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1175
Overview Primarily correspondence related to Wood's activities in areas of peace, civil rights, black and Quaker education. Wood was founding member of American Civil Liberties Union, American Friends Service Committee and National Urban League. He was president of the Urban League for 26 years; elected in 1917 to Fisk University Board of Trustees; member of Haverford College Board of Managers. Correspondents include Jane Addams, Roger N. Baldwin, W. E. B. DuBois, Rufus M. Jones, Thomas Elsa Jones,...
Dates: 1903-1953

Young Friends Movement papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1267
Overview This collection contains the papers of the Young Friends Movement, dating between 1916 and 1997. Included in the collection are materials published by the Young Friends, including their montly newspaper "The Quake," correspondence between members, and the papers of Clarence Pickett, the former secretary of the Young Friends Movement and executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee, both relating to his time with the Young Friends and his time with the AFSC.
Dates: 1916-1997

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correspondence 14
Quakers 13
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Quaker women 4
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 4
photographs 4
International relief -- France 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- American Friends Service Committee 3
Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 2
Germany 2
Indians of North America 2
Indians of North America -- Government relations 2
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 2
Pacifism 2
Quaker missionaries 2
Quaker philanthropists 2
Quakers -- Diaries 2
Quakers -- Education 2
Religion -- Study and teaching 2
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- France 2
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Russia 2
Society of Friends -- Missions 2
clippings (information artifacts) 2
family papers 2
financial records 2
lecture notes 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
newsletters 2
postcards 2
speeches (documents) 2
African Americans -- Education 1
American poetry -- Quaker authors 1
Antinuclear movement 1
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Austria -- History -- 1918-1938 1
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Quaker businesspeople 1
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Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
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Quakers -- Switzerland 1
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Reconstruction (1914–1939) 1
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Haverford College 10
Civilian Public Service 6
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 5
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 4
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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
Cox, Catharine E. Bean 1
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
Friends Association for Higher Education (U.S.) 1
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