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1948 Democratic National Convention ticket

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-238
Overview This collection contains a ticket to the 1948 Democratic National Convention.
Dates: 1948

Anonymous financial records

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-013
Overview This collection is comprised of a single volume anonymous account book, which is "an account of mony advanced for the Poor of the City of Philadelphia." Entries include amounts donated by various individuals in the Philadelphia area.
Dates: 1778-1779

Lewis Benson papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1162
Overview The Lewis Benson Papers document the life and service of Lewis V. Benson (1906-1986), a Quaker and recorded minister of New York Yearly Meeting. His in-depth reading and study of the writings of 17th century Quakers gave him the venue to bring their message to a modern audience. He did this predominantly through his own writings and lectures.
Dates: 1932-1986

Lewis Benson papers addition

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Identifier: HC.MC-1290
Overview The Lewis Benson papers addition comprises many additions of materials to his original collection (HC.MC.1162). The collection is composed primarily of correspondence, Benson's writings, materials on fellowships Benson was involved with, and resources he may have used in his writings.
Dates: 1932-1986

"Massacre: A Play"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-015
Overview Charlotte Brate's play, "Massacre," describes a fictional event in the life of William Penn. It takes place in Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1683, and describes the white settlers' fear of an "Indian massacre" and misunderstandings between the settlers and Indigenous populations.
Dates: 1941

Samuel J. Bunting scrapbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-004
Overview Samuel J. Bunting's scrapbook includes Quaker meeting minutes, sheet music, clippings related to the Society of Friends, poetry, printed religious illustrations of Quakers, materials related to the Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition, clippings related to history of Quakers in Philadelphia, pamphlets on Thomas Jefferson, pamphlets on the history of Philadelphia, and articles on World War I from "The Christian Century."
Dates: 1924-1940

Joshua Cresson diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-098
Overview The volume provides an account of the Philadelphia Yellow Fever epidemic in 1793, and is largely religious in nature. Entries describe the illness, as well as the death and burial of many members of Cresson’s community. The volume includes a note signed by Mary Cresson, Cresson's wife, which she addressed to their children, so that they would understand the circumstances of their father's death.
Dates: 1793, undated

Diane Dunning collection on Chestnut Hill Monthly Meeting Capital Campaign

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1317
Overview This collection contains the administrative and fundraising records of the Chestnut Hill Monthly Meeting Meetinghouse Campaign.
Dates: 1999-2014

Earnest Workers records

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-062
Overview This collection is comprised of the minutes and annual reports for the Earnest Workers of Philadelphia.
Dates: 1901-1904

Friends Burial Ground, Philadelphia records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-074
Overview Handwritten records related to the establishment of the Friends Burial Ground in Philadelphia.
Dates: 1810

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