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Elbert Russell Writings

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-133
Overview Elbert Russell (1871-1951) was a Quaker teacher, historian, and writer. His was a leading voice in bringing the insights of liberal, British Friends on the primacy of revelation and the importance of scholarship in the renewal of faith into American Quakerism. He was professor of Bible at Earlham College starting in 1895 and also served as chaplain. He resigned his position in 1915, later taught at Johns Hopkins, and then became Dean at Duke University. This collection contains primarily...

Mira Sharpless Townsend Papers

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Identifier: FHL-RG5-320
Overview The collection contains papers of Mira Sharpless Townsend, a major Quaker social activist and reformer in Philadelphia. Mira Sharpless Townsend (1798-1859) was born in Philadelphia, attended Friends Select School, and in 1828 married Samuel Townsend (1800-1887). He was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting by whom she had six children, only two surviving to adulthood: Emily Sharpless Townsend who married Powell Stackhouse and Clara Gordon Townsend, married William Penn Troth. During the...

Nora Waln Literary Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-265
Overview Nora Waln was a 20th century Quaker author and journalist who wrote about Nazi Germany and China. This collection includes editorial correspondence and many incomplete manuscripts, at least some of which were returned to her family by the publisher after her death.

Wood Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-192
Overview The Wood Family Papers contains papers from a Quaker family active in 19th century New York City Friends affairs, compiled by M. S. (Mary Sutton) Wood. Included are business correspondence concerning the printing house founded by Samuel Wood and his sons, correspondence from prominent Friends concerning work for social causes including abolition, freedmen, prisoners, First Day schools, and peace, and genealogical material, writings, and reminiscences by Mary S. Wood.

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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 2
Ahab Press 1
All American Friends Conference (Oskaloosa, Ia.) 1
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
American Peace Society 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting 1
Barbour, Hugh 1
Basine, Robert (Robert Basine and Melissa Basine) (FHL donors) 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Benefiel, Margaret J. 1
Bennett, William, 1804-1873 1
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950 1
Birdsall, William W. (William Wilfred), 1854-1909 1
Blocher, Heidi 1
Blom, Dorothea Johnson, -1911 1
Boynton, Percy Holmes, 1875-1946 1
Brooks, Helen Morgan 1
Brown, Gould 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Thomas S. (Thomas Stalker), 1855-1928 1
Carmalt, Caleb 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 1
Church Peace Union 1
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Clothier, Isaac 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Conference on the Churches and Social Welfare 1
Conti, Angelina 1
Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), 1897-1996 1
Damiano, Kathryn A. 1
Dean Freiday (b. 1915-) 1
Dorothea Johnson Blom 1
Dorsey, William, 1811-1874 1
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 1
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fager, Charles (Charles Eugene), -1942 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Flexner, Abraham, 1866-1959 1
Folwer, Albert Van, -1904 1
Foulke family 1
Foulke, Joseph, 1786-1863 1
Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 1
Fowler, Albert Vann, 1904- 1
Fowler, Albert W. (Albert Wose), -1940 1
Fowler, Helen W. (Helen Wose), 1907-1968 1
Friends Bible Conference (1989 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
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Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
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Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Ginn, Edwin, 1838-1914 1
Graham, John W. (John William), 1859-1932 1
Grimke, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879 1
Griscom, Samuel S., 1802-1878 1
Grundy, Martha Paxson 1
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 1
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 1
Gwynedd Boarding School (Gwynedd, Pa.) 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Hart, Harriet 1
Haskell, Henry S Allen ( Devere), 1891-1955 1
Hayes, John Russell, 1866-1945 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hodgkin, Thomas, 1831-1913 1
Hopkins, Elizabeth 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Howard Malcolm Jenkins (1842-1904) 1
Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910 1
Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888 1
Howitt, William, 1792-1879 1
Hubben, William, 1895-1974 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Hunt, Uriah, 1796?-1967 1
International International Peace Conference (2nd : 1907 : Hague, Netherlands) 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
Jameson, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1859-1937 1
Janney family 1
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