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Dorothea Johnson Blom Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-241
Overview Dorothea Johnson Blom (1911-1991) was a Quaker writer, artist, and teacher. She became a member of the Society of Friends in 1937 at Chappaqua Monthly Meeting, subsequently transferring to Purchase Monthly Meeting. She co-authored nine books and taught courses at Pendle Hill and other schools in art history and art appreciation with an emphasis on the Jungian concept of growth and spiritual needs. The collection contains her letters to her friend Liza B. ("Betty") Lewis, 1961-1975, reflecting...
Dates: 1961-1975

Sandra Lee Cronk Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-235
Overview Sandra Lee Cronk was a Quaker author who co-founded School of the Spirit, a ministry of prayer and learning under the auspices of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Her papers include manuscripts of her published works, numerous unpublished manuscripts, and records of some of the workshops that she gave at Pendle Hill.
Dates: 1963-1999

Rachel Davis DuBois Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-035
Overview Rachel Davis DuBois (1892-1993) was a Quaker educator, writer, and a pioneer in the interfaith and interracial dialogue and intercultural education. This collection contains the personal papers of Rachel Davis DuBois, including correspondence, writings, her work with interracial, intercultural, and interfaith projects, personal logs and notes, and miscellaneous material.
Dates: 1920-1993

Albert Vann Fowler Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-046
Overview Albert Vann Fowler (1904-1968) and Helen Wose Fowler (1907-1968), married to each other in 1937, were poets, freelance writers, and managing editors of the literary periodical, Approach. They also founded Ahab Press in Rosemont, Pa. Albert V. Fowler was a Quaker. This collection is primarily composed of literary manuscripts and publications. Included are materials on Scylla the Beautiful, Landcastle, Two Trends in Modern Quaker Thought, The Fish God, as well as numerous lesser works. Also...
Dates: 1923-1970

Dean Freiday Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-215
Overview This collection contains the correspondence and writings of Dean Freiday (b. 1915), a Quaker writer and theologian. The papers reflect his wide range of activities in numerous Christian church groups and discussion groups. The correspondence includes leading Friends, such as Arthur Roberts, Douglas Steere, and Larry Miller. His writings on topics specific to the Society of Friends and interfaith issues of ecumenism, ecclesiology, and the sacraments.
Dates: 1956-1999

John Russell Hayes Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-180
Overview John Russell Hayes (1866-1945) was a Quaker educator, poet, and Librarian of Swarthmore College, 1906-1927 and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College, 1927-1935. The collection contains letters received by Hayes, 1887-1936, diaries covering the period 1880-1935, and miscellaneous papers including an album of collected manuscript samples of contemporary poets. The diaries include poetry and cover personal and Swarthmore College activities and concerns.
Dates: 1880-1936

William and Mary Howitt Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-181
Overview William Howitt (1792-1879) and his wife, Mary Botham Howitt (1799-1888), were English Quaker writers of miscellaneous poetic and narrative materials for children and adults. The collection contains mainly personal correspondence. Some translations from Swedish are included. There are scattered references to their developing interest in spiritualism after the 1840s and manuscript copies of some of the poems and stories by both Howitts.
Dates: 1827-1886

William Hubben Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-068
Overview William Hubben (1895-1974) was a prominent Quaker educator, speaker, editor, and author. Born in Germany in 1895, William Hubben joined the small but growing movement of German Quakers in 1923 and participated in a number of international religious and peace conferences. His political involvement with the Social Democratic Party caused his dismissal in 1933 by Hitler's government. He emigrated to the United States with his wife, Maria, and children soon afterward, and went on to be heavily...
Dates: 1906-1976

William I. Hull Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-069
Overview William I. Hull, a Quaker pacifist, taught history at Swarthmore College from 1892 until his death in 1939. He was the Librarian of Friends Historical Library and also authored numerous books and articles, particularly on the subjects of Quakers in Holland, William Penn, peace, and international relations. The Papers contain correspondence (1900-1939), diaries (1892-1939), published and unpublished writings, papers relating to conferences and committees in which he participated, reference...
Dates: 1843-1939 (bulk 1900-1939)

Samuel M. Janney Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-183
Overview Samuel McPherson Janney was a Virginia Quaker minister, author, educator, and reformer. In 1839 he opened a boarding school for girls in Loudoun County. He traveled widely in the ministry, meeting with other denominations as well as being immersed in the contemporary issues facing the Society of Friends. Among his activities were establishing schools for African Americans and women, creating public schools in Virginia, and the abolition of slavery. In 1869 he was appointed Superintendent of...
Dates: 1815-1880

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Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 4
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Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
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Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Barbour, Hugh 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
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
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
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Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
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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
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
Janney, Elizabeth, 1802-1893 1
Janney, Joseph, 1800-1866 1
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 1
Jeanes, Anna T. (Anna Thomas), 1822-1907 1
Jenkins family (Jenkins, Jabez, 1792-1858) 1
Jenkins, Howard Malcolm, 1842-1904 1
Jenkins, Jesse, 1797-1890 1
Jewett, Tacy M. 1
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