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Overview Horace Mather Lippincott (1877-1967) was a Quaker editor and historian. The collection contains his speeches and writings on topics primarily concerning the Society of Friends. Of particular interest is the scrapbook he compiled in 1946 of papers and photographs of the 1913-1914 Joint Group which met weekly to study the Separation in the Society of Friends, along with other papers on the topic and on the first joint meeting of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings in 1946. The collection...
Dates: 1752 - 2010
Overview Horace Mather Lippincott (1877-1967) was a Quaker editor and historian. This collection contains family photographs, pictures of family homes and antiques, historic sites, and vacation pictures, among others.
Dates: 1860 - 1959
Overview The Lupton family was a Quaker family from Hopewell, Virginia. David Lupton, the son of Joseph and Rachel Lupton, married Mary Hollingsworth at Hopewell Monthly Meeting of Friends in 1777. They had nine children, including a son, Joel, who married Sarah Haines. Joel, and to a lesser extent his brother, Lewis, was known as an inventor who was credited with a number of mechanical improvements to farm machinery. Another brother, Nathan, was involved with his father in the operation of a mill on...
Overview Priscilla Walker Streets (1848-1927) was a birthright member of Radnor Monthly Meeting (Quaker) and a genealogist of the Walker family of Chester Valley, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Thomas R. and Mary Baynes Walker and in 1875 was married to Dr. Thomas Hale Streets. These papers are largely genealogical data compiled on the Walker family for her book, Lewis Walker of Chester Valley and His Descendents, 1686-1896, and correspondence after its publication.
Dates: 1779-ca. 1923 (bulk 1880-1923)
Overview The Walkers, Conard, and Cowgills were Quaker families of Frederick County, Virginia, and Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The collections contains papers of the Walker and allied Coates, Cowgill, and Conard families, including general correspondence (1792-1912), Civil War correspondence and diaries (1893-1900) of Union soldier Edward B. Conard (ca. 1844-1917), diaries (1896-1898) of Jacob Walker, ledger (1847-1887) of David Walker (1818-1889), journals, financial and legal papers, genealogical...
Dates: 1699-1912 [bulk 1792-1912]
Overview William Walker Stephens (1824-1902) was the son of Hannah Walker and Stephen Stephens of Chester Valley, Pennsylvania. The family were members of Valley Preparative and Radnor Monthly Meetings of Friends. William Walker Stephens worked as a businessman in Philadelphia and was married three times. His relation, J. Aubrey Anderson, was district attorney in Conshohocken, Pa. Papers include the diaries and day books of Hannah W. Stephens, 1857-1864, William W. Stephens, 1850-1902, and Annie R....
- Quakers -- Social life and customs 4
- diaries 3
- Quakers -- 19th century -- Diaries 2
- Quakers -- Genealogy 2
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
- Quakers -- Virginia 2
- Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
- genealogies (histories) 2
- Chester Valley (Pa.) 1
- Cholera -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
- Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
- Frederick County (Va.) -- History -- Sources 1
- Land titles -- Pennsylvania 1
- Montgomery County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
- Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
- Quaker authors -- 20th century 1
- Quaker women -- Pennsylvania 1
- Quakers -- 20th century -- Diaries 1
- Quakers -- Albums (Books) 1
- Quakers -- Diaries 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- 20th century 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Montgomery County 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
- Quakers -- Virginia -- Diaries 1
- Real property -- Pennsylvania 1
- Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 1
- Society of Friends -- Reunification 1
- Virginia -- Frederick County 1
- Virginia -- History -- Sources 1
- Women Genealogist 1
- albums (books) 1 ∧ less