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Walter R. Miles correspondence concerning Why be loyal to the Society of Friends?

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-081
Abstract In April of 1911, Walter R. Miles, then professor at Iowa State University, posed this query to other Quakers: Why be loyal to the Society of Friends as a distinct denomination? This collection includes responses he received over the next year from prominent Friends across the nation, particularly educators from the Midwest. The letters present their spiritual and doctrinal philosophies. Authors include J. Herschell Coffin, H. Lavinia Bailey, O. Edward Janney, Edward Grubb, Joseph Elkinton,...
Dates: 1911

Peace Association of Friends in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-027
Overview The Peace Association of Friends in America was organized in 1867 by Orthodox Friends in the New York, Baltimore, North Carolina, Ohio, Indiana, Western and Iowa Yearly Meetings in reaction to the Civil War, with its mission being to convince Friends and others that war was unchristian, inhumane and unnecessary.
Dates: 1868-1944

Irvin C. Poley signature album

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-008
Overview The signature albums of Irvin C. Poley include autographs of famous people, particularly authors, actors, and those in government or diplomacy, primarily sent to Poley, though there are other recipients as well. Many of the instances are signatures. Some of the more well-known authors who wrote letters, rather than just signatures, often relate to speaking at an event or a fund solicitation or response to comment or request for signature from Poley.
Dates: 1903-1937

Khalil A. Totah and Eva Marshall Totah papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1210
Overview The papers revolve around three principals and provide a picture of Quakers in Palestine in the 20th century: Khalil A. Totah, his second wife, Eva Marshall Totah and his first wife, Ermina Jones Totah. Khalil Totah discusses the situation in Palestine, primarily in the 1930s, and speaks of his own life and aspirations, as when he became a Quaker minister. His diaries expand the picture, adding information about Friends Boys School in Ramallah (Palestine) and his understanding of the political...
Dates: 1896-1955

James Garrett Vail photographs

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-243
Overview This collection contains photographs taken by James Garrett Vail.
Dates: 1919-1950

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 13
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 8
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 3
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Subject
correspondence 5
diaries 5
photographs 5
Quakers 4
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
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Quakers -- Pennsylvania 3
manuscripts (documents) 3
China -- History -- 20th Century 2
Indians of North America 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers -- 20th century -- Diaries 2
Quakers -- China 2
Quakers -- Education 2
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 2
Society of Friends -- California 2
Society of Friends -- Colorado -- Denver 2
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 2
Society of Friends -- History -- 20th century 2
Society of Friends -- Japan 2
Society of Friends -- Maryland 2
Society of Friends -- Mexico 2
Society of Friends -- Missions -- China 2
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 2
Society of Friends -- Oregon -- Elkton 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 2
Society of Friends -- Washington (D.C.) 2
letters (correspondence) 2
speeches (documents) 2
American Friend (Richmond, Ind.) 1
American poetry -- Quaker authors 1
Apartheid -- South Africa 1
Arabs 1
Austria -- History -- 1918-1938 1
Authors, American -- 20th century 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Bible. Gospels 1
Bible. Luke 1
Catholic Church -- Germany 1
China -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union 1
China -- Politics and Government -- 1949- 1
Church anniversaries -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Classicists 1
Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- History -- Sources 1
Festivals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Friends Journal 1
Germany -- History -- 1918-1933 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945- 1
Hospitals -- China 1
Israel -- History 1
Journalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 1
Lecturers -- United States -- Biography -- Sources 1
Leprosy -- China 1
Medical education -- China 1
Medicine -- China 1
Mental illness -- Treatment -- History 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Missionaries -- China 1
Missionaries, Medical -- China 1
Missionaries, Medical -- China -- Guangzhou 1
Missions -- China 1
Mysticism 1
Pacifism -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Palestine 1
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 1
Palestine -- Politics and government -- 1917-1948 1
Peace -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 1
Periodical editors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Philippines 1
Philippines -- Photographs 1
Philippines -- Social life and customs 1
Photography -- History 1
Poland -- History 1
Political leadership -- United States 1
Prison reformers 1
Quaker authors 1
Quaker missionaries 1
Quaker physicians -- China 1
Quaker women -- United States 1
Quakers -- 19th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Australia 1
Quakers -- California 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- England -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- Germany 1
Quakers -- Hawaii 1
Quakers -- History 1
Quakers -- Indiana 1
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Names
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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