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Zelma Corning Brandt papers

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Identifier: BMC-M92
Overview Zelma Corning Brandt (1891-1990) was a social crusader active throughout the twentieth century. Her chief interests included the independence and development of colonial countries, American Indian affairs, nuclear disarmament, women’s issues, and geriatric concerns. The collection consists of correspondence, travel notes, diaries and writings, and publications and reports, especially from 1960-1989. Brandt’s longevity and attention to detail provide a complete view of various world and...
Dates: 1906 - 1989
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Theodore Brinton Hetzel papers and graphics

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Identifier: HC.MC-1168
Abstract Theodore Hetzel (1906-1990) was a Quaker professor of engineering at Haverford College in Haverford, Pennsylvania, whose interests led him to involvement with Native American and Quaker issues. An avid photographer, the materials in this collection are primarily photographic, as well as correspondence and documents.
Dates: 1866-1987; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1987

John Richards letterbooks

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-016
Overview Each volume of John Richards's letterbooks contains business correspondence related to his work as an Indian Agent in Kansas. All letters are written by John Richards, and the majority of letters are addressed to Enoch Hoag, the Superintendent of Indian Affairs. In addition to Enoch Hoag, correspondence in Richards's letterbooks is addressed to the following: Dunlap & Flora, Russell Shlickler, James Haworth, F. Buckley, Robert Ferris, George P. Laflin, Henry Breiner, General Davidson, R.S....
Dates: 1870-1876

Smiley family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1113
Abstract In 1883, Quakers Albert Keith Smiley and his brother Daniel Smiley organized the first annual conference to discuss assistance to Native Americans at their estate at Lake Mohonk in New York state. These conferences were widely attended by specialists in various fields, as well as important officials. Only later were Native Americans represented, but they did come. The concern to "uplift" was also directed at Filipino, Hawaiian, African American and Puerto Rican peoples, though attention at the...
Dates: 1885-1983; Majority of material found within 1885 - 1930

Vaux Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1217
Overview The Vaux family was deeply involved with Quaker and Native American affairs throughout much of the 19th and early 20th centuries. George Vaux, Sr. was involved in Quaker activity through the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and other Quaker meetings throughout the world (including Antigua and London). Both George Vaux, Jr. and Mary Morris Vaux Walcott, his sister, served as commissioners for the U.S. Board of Indian Commissioners. This organization was established by the United States Congress in...
Dates: 1708-1995; Majority of material found within 1912-1932

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Ashford, Bailey K. (Bailey Kelly) 1
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Borton, Hugh 1
Brandt, Carl, 1892-1957 1
Brandt, Zelma Corning, 1891-1990 1
Brent, Charles Henry 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Cadman, S. Parkes (Samuel Parkes) 1
Cloud , Henry Roe 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Davis, George W. (George Whitefield ) 1
Deer, Ada Elizabeth 1
Dewey, George 1
Dole, Sanford B. (Sanford Ballard) 1
Eastman, Charles Alexander 1
Eliot, Charles William 1
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham) 1
Friends Historical Association 1
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 1
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Gulick, Luther Halsey 1
Haverford College 1
Hetzel, Theodore Brinton, 1906-1990 1
Houser, George M. 1
International League for the Rights of Man 1
Janschka, Fritz 1
Kalanianaole, Jonah Kuhio 1
La Flesche, Francis 1
Lake Mohonk Conference of Friends of the Indian and Other Dependent Peoples 1
Lake Mohonk Conference on the Indian and Other Dependent Peoples 1
Lake Mohonk Conference on the Negro Question 1
League of Women Voters (U.S.) 1
Mabie, Hamilton Wright 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 1
Montezuma, Carlos 1
Mooney, James 1
Morgan, Arthur E. (Arthur Ernest), 1878-1975 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Organization for Women 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Religious Science International 1
Richards, John 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 1
Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965 1
Scott, Hugh Lenox 1
Smiley, Albert K. (Albert Keith), 1828-1912 1
Smiley, Daniel, 1855-1930 1
Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930 1
Taylor, Walter 1
United Nations Association 1
Vaux family 1
Vaux, George, III, 1909-1996 1
Vaux, George, Jr., 1863-1927 1
Vaux, George, 1832-1915 1
Walcott, Mary Vaux, 1860-1940 1
White, Gilbert F. 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Women Strike for Peace 1
Women's International Democratic Federation 1
World Citizens League 1
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