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Friends Historical Library manuscript epistles collection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-006
Overview The term "epistle" is used to refer to letters exchanged between Quaker organizations, especially from one yearly meeting to another. Epistles are often used to articulate Quaker doctrine and discipline. This collection of various manuscript (handwritten) epistles was compiled from the Friends Historical Library from different sources.
Dates: 1688 - 1973

Friends Temperence Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Phy-749
Scope and Contents Records of the Friends Temperence Association of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1883-1943, include those of its Main Committee (1925-1939) and Executive Committee (1881-1925), as well as other Miscellaneous Papers (1893-1921) and its publication, "The Outlook" (1892-1898).
Dates: 1881-1943

General Secretary, General Services, Financial, and Administration of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-325
Overview The administrative structure of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting has been re-worked a number of times. This finding aid describes administrative records and office files, primarily from the early 20th century to the present -- from the time when the Hicksite and Orthodox Yearly Meetings first began to employ paid staff to handle administrative matters. Today these functions are grouped under the auspices of General Services. This finding aid also describes the records of the General Secretaries...
Dates: 1829-2005

George School Collection of Meeting House and George School Photographs

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Identifier: SFHL-PA-070
Overview This collection of photographs was assembled by the George School Archives and transferred to the Friends Historical Library. It consists primarily of photographs of Philadelphia-area Quaker Meeting Houses taken by Gilbert Cope and A.A. Buzby from the 18070s to 1930s. There are also a few photographs by other photographers, photographs of Meeting Houses beyond Philadelphia, and George School graduating classes. George School is a Quaker school in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Dates: 1870 - 1936

Indian Committee of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-838
Scope and Contents The records of the Indian Committee include minutes, financial materials, correspondence, reports, journals, scrapbooks, papers, maps, lists, transcripts, miscellaneous projects, published items, film, video and other material. Major topics discussed in the records include Friends' 18th and 19th century visits to various First Nations peoples (Oneida people, Genesanguhta people, Stockbridge people, for example), the settlement at Tunesassa and later boarding school (Friends Indian School), the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1795-2007

Library Services Group Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-558
Scope and Contents The records of PYM's Library Services Group at Haverford include the body's extensive collection of Minutes, as well as the records of its Bookmobile Program, its International Book Project, its Soviet Project, and those of the related Book Service Committee and Lending Sub-committee. At the time of this recording, some materials remain outside of the two boxes in Lockwood Annex, bound among 9 folders. Their locations below will read "1250/Lockwood/Library Services Group/Un-Boxed...
Dates: 1971-2002

Lippincott Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-251
Overview Horace Mather Lippincott (1877-1967) was a Quaker editor and historian. The collection contains his speeches and writings on topics primarily concerning the Society of Friends and the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Of particular interest is the scrapbook he compiled in 1946 of papers and photographs of the 1913-1914 Joint Group which met weekly to study the Separation in the Society of Friends, along with other papers on the topic and on the first joint meeting of the two Philadelphia...
Dates: 1752 - 2010

Miscellaneous Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-120
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Delaware County, PA), 1662-1968, including the records of a great number of its subcommittees.
Dates: 1662-1968

Mission Board of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-836
Scope and Contents Records of the Mission Board of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting at Haverford include the minutes, financial accounts and other records from the time of the groups inception in 1923 until 1956, as well as those of its branches at Germantown, Haverford and Moorestown Monthly Meetings and other miscellaneous documents, including the extensive diary collection of missionary Edith F. Sharpless, which begins in 1908 but provides a thorough chronicle of her experience with the Mission Board in Japan.
Dates: 1923-1956

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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 22
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 9
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. International Outreach Committee (1974-) 4
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Religious Education Committee 4
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 4
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Japan Committee 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Mission Board 3
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Germantown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Haverford Monthly Meeting of Friends (1904-) 2
Moorestown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1951- ) 2
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ) 2
Ohio Yearly Meeting 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Young Friends Movement (1916-1930) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Young Friends Committee (1925-1930) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Association 2
Religious Society of Friends in Ireland 2
Social Order Committee (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Women’s Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Yearly Meeting of Friends, held in Virginia 2
Alaska Yearly Meeting 1
American Young Friends Fellowship 1
Associated Executive Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Bansen, Richard P. 1
Black Economic Development Conference 1
Bolivian Friends Church 1
Britain Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Burlington Meeting House, Inc 1
Burlington Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1685) 1
Burr, George H. (George Harris), born 1791 1
Buzby , A. Austin 1
CC1: Committee on Aging 1
CC1: Committee on Education 1
CC1: Committee on Worship and Ministry 1
CC1: Outreach Committee 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
California Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Canadian Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Central Yearly Meeting 1
Congenies Two Months Meeting 1
Cope, Gilbert 1
Crosswicks Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1919-1958) 1
Deutsche Jahresversammlung (Society of Friends) 1
Elkinton family 1
Eves, William 1
Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Freedom Friends Church (Salem, Or.) 1
Friends Center Corporation 1
Friends Church Southwest Yearly Meeting 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Council on Education (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Fiduciary Corporation (1920-1975) 1
Friends Fiduciary Corporation (2001- ) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends Insurance Group 1
Friends Meeting of Washington (Washington, D.C.) 1
Friends Pension Plan 1
Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 1
Genesee Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Horne, Wright 1
Illinois Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Japan Friends Service Committee 1
Japan Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Jeavons, Thomas 1
Kansas Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Leonard, Rowland K. 1
Lippincott family 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 1
Lippincott, Margaret Walker 1
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Mather family 1
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 1
Media-Providence Friends School (Media, Pa.) 1
Metropolitan Council of Churches 1
Middleton, Nancy 1
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 1
Nebraska Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
New Zealand Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
North Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1975- ) 1
Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Budget Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Central Bureau 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Trustees 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Indian Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Ad Hoc Committee for Financing the Youth and Family Facility at Burlington Meetinghouse. 1
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