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Joel and Hannah Bean Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-012
Overview Joel Bean (1835-1914) and his wife, Hannah Elliott Bean (1830-1909), were prominent Quaker ministers in Iowa Yearly Meeting in the mid-nineteenth century when Quaker settlements were expanding in Iowa. Joel Bean was born in Alton, New Hampshire, in 1825, the son of John and Elizabeth Hill Bean, and educated at Friends Boarding School in Providence, Rhode Island. He migrated to Iowa in 1853, and taught school at West Branch, Iowa, from 1850 to 1861. In 1859, he married Hannah Elliott Shipley in...
Dates: 1825-1914

Coffin Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-029
Overview The Coffin family were Quakers of Wayne County, Indiana. Elijah Coffin was born in 1793 in Guilford County, N.C., the son of Bethuel and Hannah Dicks Coffin. His son and daughter-in-law, Charles F. and Rhoda M. Coffin were active in the peace movement, prison reform, reform of the treatment of the insane, and the temperance movement. Father and son both served as Clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting. The collection contains family correspondence, journals, business papers, and miscellaneous...
Dates: 1797-1932

Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-037
Overview The Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission was an organization involved with coordinating Quaker activities relating to the sesquicentennial celebration of the American Revolution in 1926 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The collection contains a minute book containing committee and treasurer's reports, registration books, printed material and other records.
Dates: 1925-1926

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

Collection of Rufus Jones papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-066
Abstract This collection includes letters and printed materials relating to Rufus Jones. Included are photocopies of letters commenting on or criticizing The American Friend of which Rufus Jones was editor. Among these are a letter from Henry Stanley Neuman, editor of The Friend, regarding the state of the Society in England, and a letter from Walter Malone relating events at Ohio Yearly Meeting in 1894. Letters from R.L. Kelly, Joseph Moore, David Hadley, and Thomas Newlin discuss The American Friend,...
Dates: 1894-1947?

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Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 2
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
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Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, James 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Cincinnati Book Association of Friends 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Coffin family 1
Coffin, Elijah, 1798-1862 1
Coffin, Percival Brooks, 1865-1935 1
Coffin, Rhoda M., 1826-1909 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 1
Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Friends Sesqui-centennial Commission 1
Friends University (Wichita, Kan.) 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Gifford, Phebe R. 1
Gifford, Robert P. 1
Hadley, David, 1842- 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Hiatt, Benajah, 1773-1847 1
Hiatt, Mordecai (Rhoda Moorman), 1799-1873 1
Hubben, William, 1895-1974 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924 1
Kelly, Robert Lincoln, 1865-1954 1
Langdon, Mary A. 1
Malone, J. Walter 1
Martin, Deborah 1
Martin, Henry 1
Mather, J. Francis 1
Miles, Elizabeth B. 1
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 1
Moore, Joseph, 1832-1905 1
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 1
Neave, Joseph J. 1
Negus, Jesse, 1831-1922 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Newlin, Thomas, 1855- 1
Newman, Henry Stanley 1
Nicholson, Timothy, 1828-1924 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of the Friends Church (Evangelical : 1854-1971) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Potts, Anna 1
Potts, Joseph 1
Pumphrey, Stanley, 1837-1881 1
Robson, Priscilla, d.1879 1
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778 1
Scull, David, 1836-1907 1
Scull, Edward Lawrene, 1846-1884 1
Sharp, Elizabeth 1
Sharp, Isaac 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
Shipley, Catherine 1
Shipley, Murray, 1830-1899 1
Solovyov, Vladimir Sergeyevish, 1853-1900 1
Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands 1
Tebbets, Mary B. 1
Thistlethwaite, Hannah, d.1893 1
Tolstoy, Alexandra, 1884-1979 1
Turner, William E. 1
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 1
Western Yearly Meeting of Friends (1877- : Plainfield, Ind.) 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
William Penn Charter School 1
Yarnall, Stanley R. (Stanley Rhoads), 1871-1964 1
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