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Nathaniel Peabody Rogers collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-806
Overview A collection relating to the work of anti-slavery advocate and worker, Nathaniel Peabody Rogers, and the circle of others involved, including John Greenleaf Whittier, William Lloyd Garrison and Susan B. Anthony. There are a number of issues of the Herald of Freedom of which Rogers was the editor.
Dates: 1800-1911

Taylor Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1179
Overview Correspondence, papers, photographs, and records. Includes letters of Elihu Burritt (1810-1879) and others on Quakers, African Americans, and slavery; also papers of Francis R. Taylor (1884-1947) on Quakers, African Americans, and peace; and George Washington Taylor (1803-1891) papers and Free Produce Association records relating to Taylor's work for free produce labor.
Dates: 1846-1929

Taylor Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1233
Overview This collection traces several generations of the Quaker Taylor family, but centers on Francis R. Taylor (1884-1947) and George Washington Taylor (1803-1891). The former was an attorney and collector of information about his own and related families, as well as local historical information. The latter, who ran a free produce store in Philadelphia in the period before the American Civil War, was connected through his interests in free labor to many correspondents.
Dates: 1737-1999

Updegraff Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1031
Overview Letters; diaries; genealogical material; land grants signed by Presidents John Tyler, Martin Van Buren, and Franklin Pierce; and other papers of the Updegraff family, mainly those of David B. Updegraff, which provide a picture of Quakerism in 19th-century Ohio.
Dates: 1810-1929; Majority of material found within 1810 - 1896

John Greenleaf Whittier letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-025
Overview John Greenleaf Whittier was an American Quaker poet and editor, as well as an involved abolitionist. He was a delegate to the Anti-Slavery Society in 1833, a member of the State Legislature in 1835, founded the antislavery Liberty party in 1840, and ran for Congress in 1842. Topics covered in Whittier's letterbook include news of health and family, as well as discussions of contributions to "The Non-Slaveholder" and discussions of English Friends.
Dates: 1842-1873

Julia Wilbur papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1158
Overview Civil War era diaries of Julia Wilbur, a teacher and Contraband relief worker.
Dates: 1843-1908; Majority of material found within 1843 - 1895

Yearly and Monthly Meeting minute extracts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-033
Scope and Contents This collection contains typed research notes by an unknown person. Previously they were referred to as extracts, however they are not formal printed extracts. The notes are from Yearly and Monthly Meetings, including Baltimore Yearly Meeting, Indiana Yearly Meeting, and Ohio Yearly Meeting. Many of the notes either are categorized by topic, or include topical indices.
Dates: 1759-1887

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 20
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 6
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1
 
Subject
Antislavery movements -- United States 24
Quakers 10
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century 9
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 9
Quakers -- History 7
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Quaker abolitionists 5
Slavery -- United States 5
correspondence 5
diaries 4
Abolitionists 3
Abolitionists -- United States 3
Quaker women 3
Society of Friends 3
Temperance 3
manuscripts (documents) 3
Antislavery movements -- History 2
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 2
Haverford (Pa.) 2
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 2
Philadelphia (Pa.) 2
Poetry 2
Quakers -- Diaries 2
Quakers -- Ohio 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Social life and customs 2
Slave labor 2
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Wills 2
commonplace books 2
deeds 2
estate records 2
family papers 2
genealogies (histories) 2
scrapbooks 2
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans 1
African Americans -- Education 1
African Americans -- Virginia -- Alexandria 1
Agriculture -- United States 1
American literature -- Quaker authors 1
American poetry 1
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History 1
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Antislavery movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Boarding Schools -- Pennsylvania 1
Diaries -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
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Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Free produce movement 1
Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
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Quaker abolitionists -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania 1
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Quakers -- Fiction 1
Quakers -- Great Britain 1
Quakers -- Ireland 1
Quakers -- Maryland 1
Quakers -- Massachusetts 1
Quakers -- New England 1
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Slavery -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
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Haverford College 4
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 4
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 3
Taylor, George Washington 3
Allinson family 2
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Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 2
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 2
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 2
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 2
Hilles, William Samuel, 1825-1876 2
Philadelphia Free Produce Association of Friends 2
Rhoads, Samuel, 1806-1868 2
Taylor family 2
Taylor, Francis Richards 2
Westtown Boarding School 2
Allinson, Margaret 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1808-1883 1
American Anti-slavery Society 1
American Colonization Society 1
American Convention for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery and Improving the Condition of the African Race 1
American Peace Society 1
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Barney, Nathaniel 1
Bassett, Ebenezer D., 1833-1908 1
Blyden, Edward 1
Bronner, Anne Taylor 1
Burleigh, Charles C. (Charles Calistus), 1810-1878 1
Burlington Company Association 1
Carpenter, Mary, 1807-1877 1
Cary, Mary Ann Shadd 1
Chestnut Hill Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 1
Churchman, John, 1753-1805 1
Clark, Mary 1
Clement, Mary S. (Mary Sharpless), 1807-1858 1
Clement, William Lloyd Garrison, 1834-1889 1
Clements family 1
Coates, Benjamin, 1808-1887 1
Collyer, Robert, 1823-1912 1
Combe, George, 1788-1858 1
Coppinger, William 1
Crummell, Alex 1
Davis, Edward M., 1811-1887 1
Davis, Maria Mott 1
Dillwyn family 1
Dillwyn, William, 1743-1824 1
Dinsmore family 1
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Dugdale, Ruth 1
Earle, Mary Hussey 1
Edmunds, Albert J. (Albert Joseph) 1
Elizabeth Pearsall Frazier (1869-1957) 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Emlen family 1
Emlen, James, 1760-1798 1
Emlen, James, 1792-1866 1
Emlen, Samuel 1
Emlen, Samuel, 1829-1920 1
Emlen, Sarah Foulke Farquhar (Sarah Foulke Farquhar Emlen), 1787-1849 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Foster, Abby Kelley, 1811-1887 1
Foster, Stephen S. (Stephen Symonds), 1809-1881 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Frazier family 1
Freeman, Martin, 1826?-1889 1
Friends Boarding School Association 1
Friends' Association of Philadelphia and Its Vicinity, for the Relief of Colored Freedmen 1
Furness, William Henry, 1802-1896 1
Garnet, Henry Highland 1
Garret family 1
Garrett, Thomas Harrison 1
Gibbons, Hannah, d. 1868 1
Grew, Mary, 1813-1896 1
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 1
Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879 1
Hallowell, Anna Davis, 1838-1913 1
Hallowell, Mary 1
Hanaford, Phebe A. (Phebe Ann), 1829-1921 1
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hilles, John Smith, 1830-1875 1
Hilles, Margaret Hill Smith, 1786-1882 1
Hilles, Samuel, 1788-1873 1
Hilles, Sarah Cooper Tatum 1
Hilles, Sarah Lancaster 1
Hilles, William Samuel, 1865-1928 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Jackson, E. W. 1
Jackson, Isaac 1
Jacob, Edward H. 1
Jacob, Emma Taylor 1
Johnson, Oliver, 1821-1907 1
Jones, Benjamin S. 1
Kite, Thomas, 1785-1845 1
League of Universal Brotherhood 1
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