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American Friends Service Committee lantern slides of World War I relief work

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-AFSC
Overview English and American Quakers were involved in relief efforts in Europe during and after WWI. These efforts were begun by English Quakers of London Yearly Meeting, and later joined by the American Friends Service Committee. They expanded the scope of their aid from France to also include Russia, Serbia, Poland, Austria, and Germany. The lantern slides in this collection were taken during these relief efforts and, along with lecture notes, sent back home to Friends groups who would use the slides...
Dates: 1914 - 1922

American Friends Service Committee Reference Files

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-032
Overview Contains the reference files collected and assembled by American Friends Service Committee over many years to keep it informed of parallel service work by British and Irish Friends. Includes minutes, reports, and related papers of Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee, Friends' Council for International Service, Friends Service Council, and other Quaker relief agencies, mostly under the direction of London and Dublin Yearly Meetings.
Dates: 1916-1944

Biddle family Papers

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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

Gilbert White AFSC papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-816
Overview Some papers of Gilbert F. White (1911-2006), a geographer and president of Haverford College, relating to some of his experiences serving the American Friends Service Committee during World War II and letters received while president of the college.
Dates: 1927 - 1947

Joseph Haines papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-095
Overview This collection is comprised of three folders of the papers of Joseph H. Haines.
Dates: 1917-2002

Dorothy North Haskins papers, 1905-1958

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Identifier: BMC-M5
Overview Dorothy North Haskins (1886-1962), BMC 1909, was a relief worker in France, Austria, and Chicago during and after WWI, acting as part of the American Friends Service Committee. The Papers include many letters written during this time, official reports and documents on relief work, diaries, and phototgraphs.
Dates: 1905 - 1969
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Kite-Bassett Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-080
Overview The Kite and Bassett families were Orthodox Quakers from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Lynn, Massachusetts, respectively. James Kite was born in 1808, the son of Benjamin and Rebecca Kite of Philadelphia. In 1837 he was granted a certificate to Salem Monthly Meeting in Massachusetts to marry Lydia B. Rodman, widow of Caleb Rodman and daughter of Isaac and Ruth Bassett of Lynn. James and Lydia had eight children, viz. Ruth, James Rodman, Eliza B., Rebecca, Isaac C. Bassett, Hannah B., Lydia...
Dates: 1837-1930

Emma Chandler MacClelland Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-094
Overview Emma Chandler MacClelland was a Quaker who was involved in relief work in France during World War I with the American Friends Service Committee. She was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in 1895, and married Lee H. MacClelland after her return from France. She was a member of Reading Monthly Meeting at the time of her death in 1965. The collection contains correspondence of Emma Chandler MacClelland during the period, 1918-1919, in which she did relief work in France. Details her activities...
Dates: 1918-1919

Robert Hoopes Maris Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-097
Overview Robert Hoopes Maris (1890-1975) was a Quaker dentist who served with the American Friends Service Committee in France after World War I.. The collection contains chiefly correspondence with his family written while Maris was serving as a dentist with American Friends Service Committee in France after World War I. Also a photograph album and other papers.
Dates: 1918-1920

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

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Vienna (Austria) -- Pictorial works 1
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World War, 1914-1918 1
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Delta Cooperative Farm Project (Hillhouse, Miss.) 2
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Young, Mildred Binns 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Bassett, Hannah, 1815-1855 1
Bassett, Ruth, d. 1860 1
Bassett, William, 1803-1871 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bliss, Ann 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Boyce, Eliza B. (Eliza Bassett), 1807-1882 1
Boyce, Eunice B. (Eunice Bassett), 1811-1864 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Council for International Service 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Friends Service Council 1
Friends' International Centre (Frankfurt, Germany) 1
Friends' International Centre (Russia) 1
Friends' International Centre (Salonika, Greece) 1
Friends' International Centre (Serbia) 1
Friends' International Centre (Vienna, Austria) 1
Friends' International Centre (Warsaw, Poland) 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Haines, Joseph H. 1
Haines, William Henry 1
Haskins , Dorothy North 1
Hoffman, Ruth McCollin, b. 1890 1
Hollingsworth, H. (Henry), 1737-1803 1
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962 1
James, Dorothy Biddle 1
Kite, Abbie, 1851-1919 1
Kite, James R. (James Rodman), 1840-1908 1
Kite, James, 1808-1856 1
Kite, Lydia B. (Lydia Bassett), 1813-1872 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001 1
MacClelland, Emma Chandler, 1892-1965 1
Malik, Gurdial 1
Maris family 1
Maris, Robert Hoopes, 1890-1975 1
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 1
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 1
Masters, Rebecca K. (Rebecca Kite), 1843-1895 1
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997 1
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 1
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990 1
Murrow, Edward R. 1
Newhall, Anna G. (Anna Greene), fld 1824-1863 1
Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedral) 1
Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 1
Padin, Jose 1
Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox: 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Relief Missions of the Society of Friends 1
Religiöse Gesellschaft der Freunde (Quäker) 1
Richardson, Thomas, 1816-1867 1
Rickman, Lydia Cooper Lewis, -1885 1
Smedley, Jacob, 1835-1893 1
Smedley, Ruth K. (Ruth Kite), 1838-1914 1
Society of Friends 1
Société religieuse des Amis (Quakers) Assemblée de France 1
Stanton, Lois V. (Lois Virginia), 1922- 1
Stanton, William Macy, 1919-1995 1
Stirling, Anne Biddle, -1857 1
Waring, Beulah Hurley 1
Waring, P. Alston (Pinckney Alston) 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
White, Gilbert F. 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
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 1
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