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Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.
Dates: 1916-1922

Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-037
Overview The Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission was an organization involved with coordinating Quaker activities relating to the sesquicentennial celebration of the American Revolution in 1926 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The collection contains a minute book containing committee and treasurer's reports, registration books, printed material and other records.
Dates: 1925-1926

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

William Hubben Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-068
Overview William Hubben (1895-1974) was a prominent Quaker educator, speaker, editor, and author. Born in Germany in 1895, William Hubben joined the small but growing movement of German Quakers in 1923 and participated in a number of international religious and peace conferences. His political involvement with the Social Democratic Party caused his dismissal in 1933 by Hitler's government. He emigrated to the United States with his wife, Maria, and children soon afterward, and went on to be heavily...
Dates: 1906-1976

Jones-Cadbury Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1172
Overview The Quaker families of Jones and Cadbury were interrelated with many other Quaker families in the United States and England. This collection provides a rich source of genealogical and historical information, not only on the Jones and Cadbury families, and especially Mary Hoxie Jones (1904-2003) and Emma Cadbury Jr. (1875-1965), but also, significantly, on the Warder family, as well as the Bartram, Brown, Carter, Foulke, Kaighn, Lowry, Mennell, Pearsall, Shinn, and Shipley families.
Dates: ca. 1770-1994

Collection of Rufus Jones papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-066
Abstract This collection includes letters and printed materials relating to Rufus Jones. Included are photocopies of letters commenting on or criticizing The American Friend of which Rufus Jones was editor. Among these are a letter from Henry Stanley Neuman, editor of The Friend, regarding the state of the Society in England, and a letter from Walter Malone relating events at Ohio Yearly Meeting in 1894. Letters from R.L. Kelly, Joseph Moore, David Hadley, and Thomas Newlin discuss The American Friend,...
Dates: 1894-1947?

"The Trail of Life in the Middle Years"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-054
Overview The manuscript of Rufus M. Jones, entitled "The Trail of Life in the Middle Years," is the third volume in an autobiographical series, of which the two preceding volumes are: "Finding the Trail of Life" and "The Trail of Life in College." The narrative begins in the year 1893, when Jones became the editor of "The Friends Review" and began teaching philosophy at Haverford College. In it, he discusses the state of the Society of Friends at the time, and discusses his personal reconciliation of...
Dates: 1934

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

Thomas Elsa Jones papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-109
Overview This collection contains materials relating to the South African apartheid, including correspondence, notes, draft reports, reports, essays, and other materials related to apartheid, racial justice, and Quaker involvement in these movements.
Dates: 1936-1946, undated

Naomi and Rayner Kelsey papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-130
Overview The papers include the correspondence of Rayner and Naomi Kelsey, a diary kept by Naomi Kelsey, sermons and talks of Rayner Kelsey, and a number of miscellaneous objects.
Dates: 1842, 1900-1952, undated

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correspondence 5
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Palestine 1
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Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 6
American Friends Service Committee 5
Haverford College 4
Jones, Mary Hoxie 4
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 3
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Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 3
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 3
American Friends Fellowship Council 2
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 2
American Young Friends Fellowship 2
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 2
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 2
Brinton, Anna Cox 2
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 2
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 2
Cadbury family 2
Cadbury, William Warder 2
Canton Christian College 2
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 2
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 2
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 2
College Park Association of Friends 2
Comfort, William Wistar 2
Earlham College 2
Einstein, Albert 2
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 2
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 2
Goodenow, Leanore 2
Heacock, Walter G. 2
Hubben, William, 1895-1974 2
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 2
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 2
Jones, Thomas Elsa, 1888-1973 2
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 2
Ly , Juwan Usang 2
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 2
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 2
Newton, Ray 2
Pickard, Irene 2
Shaffer, Leslie D., 1901-1950 2
Shipley family 2
Simkin, Margaret 2
Simkin, Robert 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 2
Walker, James F., d.1978 2
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 2
Wider Quaker Fellowship (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 2
57th Street Meeting of Friends (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel 1
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Ann Arbor Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Ann Arbor, Mich.) 1
Atlanta Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baily, H. Lavinia (Hannah Lavinia), 1837-1921 1
Baily, Sydney 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Bean family 1
Bean, James 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Beede, Willis 1
Benson, Lewis 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Bertrand family 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Binford, Raymond, 1876-1951 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Bolzau, Dr. Emma 1
Bowen, Catherine Drinker 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
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