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Branson-Jackson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-016
Overview Anna M. Jackson and her daughter, Anna M. (Jackson Branson) Theiss, were Quaker activists in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Anna M. Jackson was very involved in reform activities in New York City. She served as Chairman of the Women's Prison Reform Committee, and was also involved in the Women's Municipal League and the Political Study Club. Her daughter, Anna Morris Jackson, attended Swarthmore College for two years, and in 1909 earned a B.S. in Education from Columbia University. Anna was...
Dates: 1794-1962

Friends Equal Rights Association Records

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-179
Abstract Minutes of the Friends Equals Rights Association, 1900-1905 and 1915-1917, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1900-1917

George B. Jackson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-292
Overview George B. Jackson, Swarthmore College Class of 1921, was a New York Quaker businessman. A member of New York Monthly Meeting, he was interested in family history and compiled the collection which contains farm daybooks of his great grandfather James M. Jackson of Quakertown and the memoirs of his grandfather, William Morris Jackson, Quaker businessman, reformer, and Trustee of Swarthmore College. The collection also contains genealogical information on the Jackson, Bacon, Chapin and Morris...
Dates: 1694-1986

Young Friends Aid Association (New York, N.Y.)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-097
Overview Founded in 1873 in New York City and incorporated in 1890, the Young Friends' Aid Association sought to provide the destitute with the temporary pecuniary or material aid necessary to support them into financial independence. Substantial aid was given to unemployed fathers, the homeless, and widows with children, although scholarships and student loans were also made available on occasion. The collection includes minutes, lists of members, financial records, and a scrapbook of activities...
Dates: 1873-1967; 1873-1967

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Jackson, Anna M. (Anna Margaret), 1848-1920 3
Swarthmore College 2
Bacon, George B., 1835-1890 1
Barrows, Samuel J. (Samuel June), 1845-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
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Blackwell, Antoinette Louisa Brown, 1825-1921 1
Blatch, Harriot Stanton, 1856-1940 1
Boardman, Anna Florence, 1913-1978 1
Bogardus, Joseph A., 1851-1896 1
Branson family 1
Brown, Josephine C., 1887-1976 1
Chapman, Mariana W. (Mariana Wright), 1843-1907 1
Collins, Ellen, 1828-1927 1
Cooper, Anna J. (Anna Julia), 1858-1964 1
Cox, John, 1860-1951 1
Davis, Mary E., d. 1879 1
Dodge, Grace H. (Grace Hoadley) 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Friends Employment Society 1
Friends Equal Rights Association (New York, N.Y.) 1
Friends School New York 1
Hanaford, Phebe A. (Phebe Ann), 1829-1921 1
Hancock, Cornelia, 1840-1927 1
Hawkins, Harry A., b. 1860 1
Jackson family 1
Jackson, George B. (George Bement), 1900-1995 1
Jackson, William W. (William Walter), 1872-1953 1
Lang, Eugene, 1919-2017 1
Lawton, Albert R., 1858-1930 1
New York Colored Mission 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1955). Philanthropic Committee 1
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Schofield Normal and Industrial School (Aiken, S.C.) 1
Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, 1815-1902 1
Theiss, Anna J. (Anna Jackson), 1881-1960 1
United States. Navy 1
Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928 1
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 1
Wilbur, Henry Watson, 1851-1914 1
Wise, Stephen Samuel, 1874-1949 1
Woman's Municipal League (New York, N.Y.) 1
Wright, Phebe C. 1
Young Friends Aid Association (New York, N.Y.) 1
de Rivera, Belle, 1848-1943 1
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