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Friends Association of Byberry Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-019
Overview The Byberry Friends Association was a Quaker group which met monthly in Byberry, Pa, to hear papers on a variety of topics and to discuss issues of the day. This collection contains the records of the Friends Association of Byberry, 1900-1932.
Dates: 1900-1932

Friends Circle (Baltimore, Md.)

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-080
Overview Friends Circle, a Quaker study and social group, was established in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1884. The group met regularly to discuss topics of mutual interest. The collection contains four volumes of bound minutes, 1884-1896.
Dates: 1884-1896

Friends Literary and Library Association of New York

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-096
Overview The Friends Literary and Library Association was a Hicksite Quaker organization formed in New York City in 1880 to provide the opportunity for mutual improvement in religious and literary subjects. Records from 1880 to 1906 include minutes, treasurers' records, and library catalogues.
Dates: 1880-1906

Friends Reading Circle of Media

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-070
Overview Friends Reading Circle of Media was a Quaker book group established in 1877 in Media, Pennsylvania, for the purpose of discussing Quaker and other religious writings and as a social gathering for Friends. This collection contains its minutes, 1877-1891. Also included are minutes of the Friends Reading Circle for the Northern District, 1875-1876, whose secretary, Elton B. Gifford, moved to the Media area in 1877.
Dates: 1877-1891

Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-071
Overview Friends Social Lyceum, a Quaker social and study group, was established by 1872 in Wilmington, Delaware. This collection contains the minutes, 1872-1881, in two bound volumes.
Dates: 1872-1882

Friends Social Union (Ambler, Pa.)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-038
Overview Friends Social Union was a Hicksite Quaker social club established in 1907 in Ambler, Pennsylvania. The collection contains minutes, 1907 1924.
Dates: 1907-1924

Friends Temperance Union (New York, N.Y.)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-094
Overview Records of the Friends Temperance Union of New York, a Quaker organization which promoted abstinence from all alcohol. It was founded in 1876 and ceased to meet after 5/1898. Includes Minutes, Executive Committee minutes, a Treasurer's book, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1876-1905

Collected papers of Alice P. Hadley and the Thread and Needle Society

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-302
Overview Alice C. Paxson Hadley (1857-1919) was the daughter of Frederick and Lydia Betts Paxson, Philadelphia Hicksite Quakers. She was a founding member of the Thread and Needle Society, a social and charitable club of young Friends. Alice kept a diary that recorded events and meetings of the group 1873 to 1880 which were transcribed by her granddaughter, and she collected memorabilia and speeches she presented.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1873 - 1897; 1873-1897, 2015

Media Friends' Association minutes

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-085
Overview Media Friends Association, a Quaker study and social group, was established in 1894 in Media, Pennsylvania, by members of Providence Preparative Meeting (Hicksite). The goal of the Association was to further discussion and knowledge of the history and testimonies of Friends, and the meetings, which included reports, papers, and readings, were open to all who were interested. The collection contains one volume of minutes, with constitution and by-laws included.
Dates: 1894-1925

Ozone Club records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-055
Overview The Ozone Club was a golf association for Quaker men in the Philadelphia area. It was established in 1901 and included in its membership the presidents of Swarthmore College and prominent Quakers. The Niblick Club which was set-off from the Ozone Club in the 1920s, also was a men's golf association with Quaker membership. The Ozone Club records include minute books, correspondence and miscellaneous papers. A small amount of records from the Niblick Club is also included with the collection,...
Dates: 1901-2001

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Byberry Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
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Capron, George T. (George Truman), b. 1858 1
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Carter, Arabella, 1867- 1
Cox, John, 1860-1951 1
Erb, Christine 1
Friends Association of Byberry 1
Friends Circle (Organization) (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Friends Literary and Library Association of New York 1
Friends Reading Circle for the Northern District 1
Friends Reading Circle of Media 1
Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, De.) 1
Friends Social Union (Ambler, Pa.) 1
Friends Temperance Union (New York, N.Y.) 1
Gwynedd Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1936) 1
Hadley, Alice Paxson 1
Hutchinson, J. William 1
Jackson, William M. (William Morris) 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
McDowell, Mary J. 1
Media Friends' Association 1
Niblick Club 1
Ozone Golf Club 1
Philadelphia Quaker Women (Organization) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Philadelphia Young Friends' Association 1
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 1
Powell, Anna Rice, 1834-1915 1
Providence Preparative Meeting of Friends (Media, Pa.) 1
Rees, Jonah L., 1843-1915 1
Satterthwaite, Laura H., d.1942 1
Sewing Society (New York, N.Y.) 1
Skinner, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1857-1919 1
Smedley family 1
Smith, Benjamin, b. 1840 1
Swarthmore College 1
The Whittier Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Thread and Needle Society 1
Trenton Friends Association (Trenton, N.J.) 1
Trenton Friends Literary Society 1
Union Lyceum (Montgomery Co., Pa.) 1
Whittier (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Young Friends' Association (Kennett Square, Pa.) 1
Young Friends' Association (Purchase, N.Y.) 1
Young Friends' Association (West Chester, Pa.) 1
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