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Joel and Hannah Bean Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-012
Overview Joel Bean (1835-1914) and his wife, Hannah Elliott Bean (1830-1909), were prominent Quaker ministers in Iowa Yearly Meeting in the mid-nineteenth century when Quaker settlements were expanding in Iowa. Joel Bean was born in Alton, New Hampshire, in 1825, the son of John and Elizabeth Hill Bean, and educated at Friends Boarding School in Providence, Rhode Island. He migrated to Iowa in 1853, and taught school at West Branch, Iowa, from 1850 to 1861. In 1859, he married Hannah Elliott Shipley in...
Dates: 1825-1914

"The White Quakers Dublin, 1842-1858"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-136
Overview "The White Quakers of Dublin, 1842-1848," an essay by Ernest H. Bennis, focuses on Joshua Jacob, an Irish Quaker who began his own branch of Quakerism, called the "White Quakers."
Dates: Undated.

Ernest H. Bennis papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-009
Abstract Genealogical and Historical manuscripts, clippings and photographs relating to Quaker families in Ireland, particularly in Limerick, Dublin and Waterford. One manuscript on the Malcomson family was co-written by Alexander Malcomson. Includes information on industries in which Quakers were involved as well as Quaker aid during the famine and the Fenian Rebellion. Also contains correspondence with Charles Francis Jenkins in which Bennis requests that his writings be passed on to the Friends...
Dates: 1930-1946

Emlen Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-038
Overview Contains papers relating to the Emlen family, residents of Middletown and West Chester, Pennsylvania. Chiefly correspondence (1817-1849) of Sarah Foulke Farquhar Emlen (1787-1849), Quaker minister, relating to her travels to visit Friends' meetings in England, Ireland, New England, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. Also correspondence of Quaker ministers 1740-1790, copybooks, and memorabilia. Includes material relating to Westtown School, a Quaker boarding school...
Dates: 1740 - 1886; Majority of material found within 1817 - 1849

Fisher-Whitson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-281
Overview This collection contains manuscripts and other materials relating to the Whitson, Smedley, Fisher and other Quaker families of southeastern Pennsylvania. Along with commonplace books, correspondence, and photographs are a series of thematically arranged genealogical binders assembled by the donors. Of particular interest are the battlefield correspondence of Sam Smedley who was killed in the American Civil War and the journal of Esther Whitson, later Cope, who served as a nurse with the AFSC in...
Dates: 1778-2011

Map of Great Britain and Ireland

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-022
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single map of Great Britain and Ireland, with Quaker meetings marked on the map by Joseph Pease, Jr.
Dates: 1823

Charles F. (Charles Francis) Jenkins Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-073
Overview Charles F. Jenkins (1864-1951) was a prominent Quaker who was involved with Green Street Monthly Meeting, the American Friends Service Committee, the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (1919-1934), and Friends Intelligencer. He was also a Manager of Swarthmore College for 40 years and President of the Board from 1933 to 1944. Includes correspondence about "Signers' Walk" at Far Country, 1939-46, and general correspondence, 1897-1947, relating to Swarthmore College, Quaker Meetings, William Penn,...
Dates: 1865-1950

Mary Shakleton Leadbeater manuscripts

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-059
Overview This collection is comprised of a number of handwritten manuscript works by Mary Shakleton Leadbeater.
Dates: 1780-1826

William Savery diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-061
Overview William Savery's diaries. The majority of the first volume concerns the Treaty at Canandaigua, and the remaining volumes are accounts of religious visits Savery made throughout Europe. Entries generally describe details of travel between destinations, Quaker meetings attended, Quaker families visited, and descriptions of each location's culture, food, language, style of dress, and form of local government.
Dates: 1794-1798

Sheppard Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-858
Overview The collection particularly provides connections between the Irish and Philadelphia Friends in the 18th century, especially by the Sheppard and Wansborough families who intermarried. Included are letters of John Wilbur, central in the Gurney-Wilbur controversy.
Dates: 1656 - 1887

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Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Bennis, Ernest H. (Ernest Henry) 2
Bettle, Samuel 2
Ely, Ruth 2
Evans, William, 1787-1867 2
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Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 2
Jenkins, Charles Francis, 1865-1951 2
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 2
Rhoads, Hannah 2
Scattergood, Joseph 2
Wilbur, John, 1774-1856 2
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel, 1840-1914 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
Bacon, David 1
Baylee family 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, James, 1822-1915 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Benn family 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Churchman, John, 1753-1805 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Cope, Esther Whitson, b.1900 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
Dublin Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 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
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Alfred William 1
Fisher, Thomas S., b.1928 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Hayes, John Russell, 1866-1945 1
Henderson, Archibald, 1877-1963 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Jacob, Caroline M. 1
Jacob, Joshua 1
Jacobs family 1
Jeanes, Anna T. (Anna Thomas), 1822-1907 1
Jenkins family (Jenkins, Jabez, 1792-1858) 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kite, Thomas, 1785-1845 1
Langdon, Mary A. 1
Leadbeater, Mary 1
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Malcomson family 1
Malcomson, Alexander 1
Mather, J. Francis 1
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 1
Neave, Joseph J. 1
Negus, Jesse, 1831-1922 1
Nicholson, Timothy, 1828-1924 1
North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1813-1828) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1854) 1
Parrish, John, 1729-1807 1
Pearson, Paul M. (Paul Martin), 1871-1938 1
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Pennell family 1
Pennell, Clarence 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Potts, Anna, 1827-1905 1
Potts, Joseph 1
Pumphrey, Stanley, 1837-1881 1
Rhode Island Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Robson, Priscilla, d.1879 1
Savery, William, 1750-1804 1
Schneider, Rebecca Fisher 1
Scull, David, 1836-1907 1
Scull, Edward Lawrene, 1846-1884 1
Sharp, Isaac 1
Shillitoe, Thomas, 1754-1836 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
Shipley, Murray, 1830-1899 1
Smedley family 1
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