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Bowles family correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-1212
Abstract The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. In 1900, the Bowles moved to Japan under the auspices of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and managed the Friends School and established the Tokyo Friends Center. During World War II, the Bowles family moved to Hawaii and worked with war refugees. The Bowles family correspondence consists of correspondence from Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles to their son Gordon Townsend Bowles from 1922 to...
Dates: 1922-1960

Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1161
Overview The papers document the lives of service of Quakers Gilbert Bowles (1869-1960) and Minnie Picket Bowles (1868-1958) who ministered in Asia and Hawaii for over 60 years, from 1896-1960.
Dates: 1896-1974

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

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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

Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG1
Overview A Friends World Conference Committee, sponsored by the Fellowship Council of the American Friends Service Committee, was established in 1932 to promote better understanding among Friends world wide. The representatives at the Second World Conference of Friends, held at Swarthmore and Haverford Colleges, Pa., in 1937, approved the establishment of a continuing international organization, a Friends World Committee, to promote international contacts and cooperation among Friends. In 1958, it was...
Dates: 1933-2010

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

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Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 2
Quakers 2
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Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 1
Classicists 1
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Hawaii 1
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Japan -- History 1
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Quaker women 1
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Quakers -- Education -- Japan 1
Quakers -- Japan 1
Refugees 1
Silesia (Poland : Voivodeship) -- History 1
Society of Friends 1
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World War, 1939-1945 1
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diaries 1
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Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 3
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 3
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 3
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 2
Bowles, Jane T. 2
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Brinton, Anna Cox 2
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia 2
Society of Friends 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Tokyo Friends Center 2
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
American Friends Fellowship Council 1
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
American Peace Society of Japan 1
American Young Friends Fellowship 1
Bean family 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Bowles, Herbert E. 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 1
Cox family 1
Cox, Alvin J., 1907- 1
Cox, Charles 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Earlham College 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Elliott, Errol T., 1887-1971 1
Freiday, Dean 1
Freund, Hans 1
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas 1
Friends World Conference 1
Friends' Centre (Shanghai, China) 1
Fry, Joan Mary 1
Goodenow, Leanore 1
Griscom, Anna Bassett, 1889-1974 1
Guilford College 1
Hadley, Herbert M. 1
Hartshorne, Anna C. (Anna Cope) 1
Haverford College 1
Heacock, Walter G. 1
Heine, Volker 1
Hobhouse, Stephen, 1881-1961 1
Honolulu Friends Meeting 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy, 1895-1956 1
Irie, Yukio 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Japan Peace Society 1
Japan Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
Jones, T. Canby (Thomas Canby), 1921-2014 1
Kraus, Hertha 1
Lachmund, Margarethe 1
Miles, Catharine Cox 1
Miles, Walter K., 1914-1989 1
Mills College 1
Moore, J. Floyd 1
Nuhn, Ferner, -1903 1
Painter, Levinus King 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Japan Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Mission Board 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Japan Committee 1
Pickard, Bertrand 1
Pickard, Irene 1
Quaker United Nations Office 1
Replogle, Delbert E., 1896- 1
Replogle, Ruth Hinshaw, 1896- 1
Rhoads, Esther Biddle, 1896-1979 1
Ricart, Domingo 1
Right Sharing of World Resources 1
Sekiya, Paul M. 1
Shaffer, Leslie D., 1901-1950 1
Shipley family 1
Simkin, Margaret 1
Simkin, Robert 1
Tritton, Frederick J. (Frederick Jenner) 1
United Nations Association 1
Walker, James F., d.1978 1
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 1
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Wider Quaker Fellowship (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
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