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John Woolman Memorial Association records

Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-014
Scope and Contents This collection contains one volume of records, mostly minutes from the John Woolman Memorial Association. It spans from its start in 1915, finishing with dedication to the death of Amelia Mott Gummere, founder of the Association, in 1937. It includes the minutes from the organization of the Association, along with by-laws (both from the start, and revised). It also includes reports to the trustees, including financial, and the state of the house, and affairs of the house. Interspersed in the...
Dates: 1915-1937

Naomi and Rayner Kelsey papers

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

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

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

Irvin C. Poley signature album

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

Sharpless addition

Identifier: HC.MC-1319
Overview This collection contains papers, clippings, and photographs relating to the Sharpless family.
Dates: 1903-2018

Sharpless family letterbook

Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-017
Overview The personal correspondence included in the Sharpless family letterbook acted as a circulating "family letter," and was added to by each family member with the goal of assembling the letters at the end of the year and binding them together for the use of future generations. Letters generally provide news of each letter writer, as well as comments on past letters. Letter writers include Susanna F. Sharpless, Edith Sharpless, Thomas Sharpless, Elizabeth S. Smedley, Ann Sharpless, William...
Dates: 1883

Isaac Sharpless papers

Identifier: HC.MC-906
Overview Letters, letterbook, photographs, portraits, illustrations, clippings, essays, addresses, lectures, passports, misc. printed items, and academic hood of Isaac Sharpless.
Dates: 1876-1987

Isaac Sharpless presidential papers

Identifier: HCB-001-004
Overview Isaac Sharpless's papers consist of two letter books containing copies of his outgoing correspondence as President of Haverford College as well as a scrapbook containing newspaper and journal articles by and about Sharpless.
Dates: 1877-1910

Society for Home Culture records

Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-026
Scope and Contents The Society for Home Culture records includes four volumes: three volumes of minutes, which include tipped in annual reports, and lists of students with the subject they studied, by year; and one volume of a list of books to be studied, which includes the name of items, sometimes a brief description of the item, and the date of publication.
Dates: 1880-1894

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 8
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correspondence 3
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Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 3
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Baily, H. Lavinia (Hannah Lavinia), 1837-1921 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bunche Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971 1
Cadbury, Richard Tapper, 1853-1929 1
Carter family 1
Carver, George Washington 1
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 1
Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908 1
Coffin, J. Herschel (Joseph Herschel), b.1880 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Comfort, William Wistar 1
Coolidge, Calvin 1
Cullen, Countee 1
Deland, Margaret Wade (Campbell) 1
DuBois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt) 1
Einstein, Albert 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Grubb, Edward, 1854-1939 1
Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott) 1
Hanson, John F. (John Frederick), 1841-1917 1
Haverford College. Office of the President 1
Haviland, Henry M. (Henry Morris), 1840?-1943 1
Hobbs, L.L. (Lewis Lyndon), 1849-1932 1
Hughes, Langston 1
Janney, O. Edward (Oliver Edward), 1856-1930 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Kelsey Family 1
Kelsey, Naomi 1
Kelsey, Rayner Wickersham 1
Kenworthy, Murray S., 1874-1951 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Klein family 1
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951 1
Ly , Juwan Usang 1
McGrew, Edwin, 1868- 1
Miles, Walter R. ((Walter Richard)), b. 1885 1
Morley, Christopher 1
Morris, Samuel, 1827-1905 1
Oakley, Violet, 1874-1961 1
Parrish, Maxfield 1
Poley, Irvin C. (Irvin Corson) 1
Rockwell, Norman 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Sandburg, Carl 1
Sharpless, Edith 1
Sharpless, Susanna Forsythe 1
Sharpless, Thomas 1
Sharpless, William P., 1808-1879 1
Smedley, Elizabeth Sharpless, 1842-1924 1
Society for Home Culture 1
Stanley, Edmund, 1847-1928 1
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 1
Stranahan, E.H. (Edgar Howard), 1875-1944 1
Tebbets, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1855- 1
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 1
Wilder, Thornton 1
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 1
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