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William Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-996
Overview This collection contains a handwritten copy of correspondance from William Smith, an Anglican priest and the first Provost of Philadelphia College (later the University of Pennsylvania), to an unnamed acquaintance in England regarding the political history of colonial Pennsylvania and the threat of a French invasion of the colony. Includes harsh criticism of the Germans residing in Pennsylvania and of the political inaction of the Quaker political elite.
Dates: 1755

Gabriel Alix Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Alix, Gabriel
Abstract Manuscripts (typescript), publicity materials, and photographs.
Dates: 1948-1950

Alliance Universelle des Femmes pour la Paix par l'Éducation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Alliance universelle des femmes...
Abstract Includes newspaper clippings, periodicals, and the constitution of the organization.
Dates: 1896-1909

American Friends Service Committee lantern slides of World War I relief work

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Identifier: SFHL-PA-AFSC
Overview English and American Quakers were involved in relief efforts in Europe during and after WWI. These efforts were begun by English Quakers of London Yearly Meeting, and later joined by the American Friends Service Committee. They expanded the scope of their aid from France to also include Russia, Serbia, Poland, Austria, and Germany. The lantern slides in this collection were taken during these relief efforts and, along with lecture notes, sent back home to Friends groups who would use the slides...
Dates: 1914 - 1922

American Friends Service Committee Reference Files

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-032
Overview Contains the reference files collected and assembled by American Friends Service Committee over many years to keep it informed of parallel service work by British and Irish Friends. Includes minutes, reports, and related papers of Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee, Friends' Council for International Service, Friends Service Council, and other Quaker relief agencies, mostly under the direction of London and Dublin Yearly Meetings.
Dates: 1916-1944

Association de la Paix par le Droit Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Association de la paix par le droit
Abstract Correspondence, flyers and handbills, newspaper clippings, periodicals, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1902-1913

Association Française pour la Société des Nation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Association francaise pour la societe des nation
Abstract Administrative files, newspaper clippings, periodicals, pamphlets, and program.
Dates: 1918-1935

André de Ballardière collection

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-de Ballardiere, Andre
Abstract Correspondence and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1973-1973

Eugenie Benezet journal

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-007
Overview This collection is composed of the typed extracts of the diary of Eugenie Benezet, with entries dating between 1843 and 1849. Entries describe family news, Protestant and Catholic beliefs, and her work at a Friend's school in France. In later entries, Eugenie discusses the possibility of moving to England or the United States. All entries are in French.
Dates: 1843-1849

Biddle family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-177
Overview This collection contains the papers of Philadelphia Quaker Owen Biddle (1737-1799), his son, Clement Biddle (1778-1856), and numerous descendants. Owen Biddle, a scientist and merchant, was a member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting and helped in the establishment of Westtown School (1799). Owen Biddle's papers, 1772-1793, (Series 1) include correspondence, and journals, some of which relate to his Revolutionary War activities. Three of his letterbooks, 1778-1779, have been microfilmed. The...
Dates: 1793-1951

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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 30
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Peace movements -- France -- History -- Sources 21
International relief -- France 9
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 9
France 6
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correspondence 6
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Pacifists -- France -- History -- Sources 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- France 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- France 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Society of Friends 4
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diaries 3
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scrapbooks 3
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Council for International Service 2
Delta Cooperative Farm Project (Hillhouse, Miss.) 2
Haverford College 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Swarthmore College 2
Trocmé, André, 1901-1971 2
Young, Mildred Binns 2
Young, Wilmer J. 2
Aggs family 1
Aggs, Anna C. (Anna Christy), 1831-1913 1
Aggs, Henry Gurney, 1866- 1
Aggs, Henry, 1780-1859 1
Aggs, Mary, b. 1785 1
Aggs, Thomas, 1750-1824 1
Aggs, Thomas, 1822-1896 1
Albright, William A. 1
Alix, Gabriel 1
Allen and Hanbury's 1
Allen, Charlotte, 1762-1816 1
Allen, William, 1770-1843 1
Alliance universelle des femmes pour la paix par l'éducation 1
American Association of Retired Persons 1
American Chamber of Commerce in France 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 1
American Red Cross 1
American Red Cross in France 1
Aslan, Ana 1
Association de la paix par le droit 1
Association française pour la société des nations 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Ballardière, André de 1
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Bassett, Hannah, 1815-1855 1
Bassett, Ruth, d. 1860 1
Bassett, William, 1803-1871 1
Beaton, Grace M. 1
Benezet, Eugenie 1
Bergas, Hans 1
Berlin Centre Committee 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bliss, Ann 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Boyce, Eliza B. (Eliza Bassett), 1807-1882 1
Boyce, Eunice B. (Eunice Bassett), 1811-1864 1
Brandt, Carl, 1892-1957 1
Brandt, Zelma Corning, 1891-1990 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Cedric Vipont, 1896-1972 1
Brown, Dorothy, 1874-1968 1
Brown, E. Vipont (Edward Vipont), 1863-1955 1
Brown, Emily, 1827-1903 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Cartel international de la paix 1
Centre syndical d'action contre la guerre 1
Cercle international de jeunesse 1
Chester High School (Chester, Pa.) 1
Clarke, Alma A. 1
Clarke, Charles John 1
Collège Cévenol. American Friends 1
Comité d'action pour le désarmement universel 1
Comité d'entente des associations françaises pour la paix par l'education 1
Comité international de coordination et d'information pour l'aide à l'Espagne républicaine 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Communauté de l'Arche 1
Conciliation internationale 1
Congress of Verona (1822) 1
Congrès démocratique international pour la paix 1
Congrés national de la paix 1
Cope, Paul M. (Paul Markley), 1891-1973 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Crewdson family 1
Crewdson, Wilson, b. 1856 1
Crowley family 1
Crowley, Mary Catherine, 1834-1912 1
Deutsche Jahresversammlung (Society of Friends) 1
Dickinson family 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Délégation permanente des sociétés françaises de la paix 1
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company 1
Eirene (Organization) 1
Evans, Jacqueline Pascal Morris 1
Field Artillery School (Fort Sill, Okla.) 1
Fort George G. Meade (Md.) 1
Fort Riley (Kan.) 1
France. Convention nationale 1
Friends Ambulance Unit 1
Friends Service Council 1
Friends' Emergency & War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' International Centre (Frankfurt, Germany) 1
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