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Overview Papers of Quaker Biblical scholar Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974), a founder of the American Friends Service Committee and Nobel Prize winner on behalf of the American Friends Service Committee. Cadbury taught at Haverford (1910-1919 and 1954-1963) and Bryn Mawr Colleges as well as Harvard Divinity School as Hollis Professor of Divinity.
Overview Stephen G. Cary graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1933 and from Haverford College in 1937. He earned a master's degree in international administration from Columbia University in 1943. Between 1946 and 1969, Cary worked for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), and was the chairman of the AFSC from 1979 to 1991. Cary was a member of the Haverford College Board of Managers from 1955 to 1969. In 1969, he joined the staff as vice president of development. He was acting president...
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
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
Overview Gilbert MacMaster (1869-1967), a Quaker, was involved in charitable work in post-World War II Europe. The papers include his letters, photographs, and diary, which covers his and Margarethe Lachmund's (his wife) 30 years of service (1920-1950) with the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) child feeding mission in Germany, after World War I, as head of the Friends Center in Hamburg, during Hitler's rise to power, and as American Friends' representative in Basel, Switzerland, during World...
Overview This collection consists of typescript copies of the journals of Clarence Pickett (1884-1965), prominent Friend and Executive Secretary of the American Friends Service Committee for 23 years. These journals form a record of Pickett's daily activities promoting peace worldwide between 1933 and 1965.
Dates: 1933 - 1965
Abstract Elizabeth Gray Vining (1902-1999) was an author of children’s books and served as the tutor to the crown prince of Japan, Akihito, from 1946 to 1950. The collection consists of correspondence, materials regarding books authored by Vining, articles, lectures and addresses, photographs, and information documenting her and her family's lives.
Overview This collection contains the papers of the Young Friends Movement, dating between 1916 and 1997. Included in the collection are materials published by the Young Friends, including their montly newspaper "The Quake," correspondence between members, and the papers of Clarence Pickett, the former secretary of the Young Friends Movement and executive secretary of the American Friends Service Committee, both relating to his time with the Young Friends and his time with the AFSC.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- American Friends Service Committee 3
- correspondence 3
- Quakers 2
- World War, 1939-1945 2
- photographs 2
- Apartheid -- South Africa 1
- Bible. Gospels 1
- Bible. Luke 1
- Education -- Japan -- History -- 1945- 1
- Germany 1
- International relief -- France 1
- Japan 1
- Japan -- Social life and customs 1
- Quaker missionaries 1
- Quakers -- Education 1
- Quakers -- Germany -- History -- 20th century 1
- Quakers -- History 1
- Quakers -- Political activity 1
- Quakers -- Switzerland 1
- Race 1
- Racism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
- Society of Friends -- Barbados 1
- Society of Friends -- Education 1
- Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 1
- Society of Friends -- Japan 1
- Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
- South Africa 1
- Vietnam 1
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States 1
- War tax resistance 1
- Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
- awards 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- manuscripts (documents) 1
- memorabilia 1
- speeches (documents) 1 ∧ less