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“An Account of all the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly and Particular Meetings of the Friends of America, 1772”

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-122
Overview This anonymously written volume provides a list of every meeting held in Colonial United States in 1772. Entries include the locations and dates of the yearly and quarterly meetings, and each entry for a monthly meeting includes a list of the particular meetings belonging to that monthly meeting. Meetings for Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland. The volume includes an index for the meetings at the back.
Dates: 1772

Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason collected records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-218
Abstract This collection contains information sent to Tyler Williams, agent for Shrewsbury Monthly Meeting, N.J., concerning the Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason. It includes the proposal for the Asylum, announcement of its opening, an admission certificate, and other circulars that were sent to meetings under the care of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.
Dates: 1812-1831

Joshua L. Baily notes on quaker meetings

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-003
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of Joshua Baily's notes on the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, as well as various Quarterly meetings. The collection includes Baily's original handwritten notes, a volume of typed notes compiled later, and related materials, such as letters and extracts of sermons.
Dates: 1826-1871

Balderston Collected Manuscripts

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-006
Abstract Most of the correspondence in this collection is addressed to Henry Drinker concerning trivial and more substantive matters of his business and that of the Society of Friends, including a letter from William Savery in 1794 from Canadagua describing a visit to the Oneidas. Also included are a document from the Philadelphia Committee to Joseph Elkinton in Tunesassah (1822) and a subscription list (1831) for J.J. Foster's publication on the New Jersey Crosswicks trial, signed by Roberts Vaux and...
Dates: 1735-1822

"John Comly and Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1827-1828"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-137
Overview This collection is comprised of the single typed volume entitled



"John Comly and Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1827-1828." The manuscript was copied from the original by one of Comly's grandsons. The original manuscript was written for "Rupp's History of the Religious Denominations of the United States" in Byberry Friends' Library.
Dates: Undated.

Darlington Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-296
Overview This collection contains the papers of the Darlington family of Delaware County, Pa., and Woodstown, NJ. Quakers with strong ties to Swarthmore College, the family was involved in education, social and peace concerns, and businesses in the Philadelphia area. Charles J. Darlington (1894-1966) served as Clerk of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends during the reunification of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings. The collection includes family correspondence relating to...
Dates: 1831-2012

Bainbridge C. Davis Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-212
Overview Bainbridge C. Davis (1910-1993) was a Quaker active in many concerns and organizations. He worked as a Foreign Service Officer, serving in Venezuela, Jamaica, Chile, and Panama. He retired early, at the age of 62, to devote himself to Quaker causes. He worked to improve race relations and opposed U.S. support for dictatorships. Organizations and committees which he was active in include the Friends World Committee for Consultation, American Friends Service Committee, and Pendle Hill. He was a...
Dates: 1960-1993

“Some Notes on Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Extracted by Jacob R. Elfreth of Landsdowne, Penna. From his Diary”

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-123
Overview This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of Jacob R. Elfreth’s notes on Philadelphia Yearly meeting, as well as correspondence related to the manuscript.
Dates: ca. 1916-1917

Ross Flanagan Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.
Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) records

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Identifier: HC.MC-1040
Overview This collection relates to the Ramallah Friends Meeting and Friends International Center in Ramallah, Palestine. The majority of the collection is dated between 2002 and 2014, and pertains to renewing the Ramallah Friends Meetinghouse and transforming it into a Friends Center.
Dates: 2002-2014

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American Friends Service Committee 5
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Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 2
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Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 2
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Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 2
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Pemberton, Israel, 1715-1779 2
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 2
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Philadelphia Quaker Women (Organization) 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Abington Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason 1
Bacon family 1
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
Balderston, Mark 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Bettle, Samuel 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Brinton family 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Canby, Isaiah 1
Chalkley, Thomas, 1675-1741 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Claypoole, Jane 1
Darlington family 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Darlington, Esther 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 1
Dublin Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1794-1868 1
Ely, Ruth 1
Evans, C. 1
Evans, William, 1787-1867 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Foster, J. J. (Jeremiah J.) 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends Mississippi Project 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) 1
Furnas, Elizabeth A. W. (Elizabeth Ann Walter), 1900-1972 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gause family 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Hanna, Benjamin, 1779-1853 1
Hastings, Faith O. 1
Hopkins, Mary R., b. 1928 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hunn family 1
Hunn, Ezekiel, 1841-1926 1
Hunn, Lydia Jones Sharpless, 1818-1911 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Interfaith Peacemakers Association 1
International Arms Trade Action Group 1
Jenkins, John 1
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 1
Keith, George, 1639?-1716 1
Kite, Thomas, 1785-1845 1
Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia 1
Lippincott family 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
Lippincott, Margaret Walker 1
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Lowber, Michael 1
Mather family 1
Maule, William Maris, '01 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Mifflin, Warner, 1745-1798 1
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia 1
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) 1
Murray, Aquila 1
Neely, Frances E. 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Newlands, David L., 1938- 1
North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ) 1
Oldham, Alison D. 1
Oxley, John 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Peace in Vietnam Committee of the New York Yearly Meeting 1
Pemberton family 1
Pemberton, Phebe, d. 1812 1
Pemberton, Samuel 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Indian Committee (1827-1948) 1
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