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Ackworth School, England records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-001
Overview Ackworth School was founded in 1779 as a co-educational boarding school for Quaker children by Dr. John Fothergill and other Quakers. It is located in West Workshire, England. It was intended to be a board school for children whose parents were not rich. This collection is comprised of four volumes, one of which is a transcription of one of the other volumes. They all relate to the rules and regulations for the Ackworth School in England.
Dates: 1785-1786, undated

Allinson and Taylor family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-001
Overview This collection is comprised of the papers of the Quaker Allinson and Taylor families.
Dates: 1876-1912

Samuel Alsop mathematics notebook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-002
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume mathematics notebook of Samuel Alsop. The notebook includes notes and mathematical diagrams for classes Alsop taught at Westtown School during the year 1855.
Dates: 1855

Association of Friends Schools Executive Committee minutes

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-262
Abstract Contains the minutes of the Executive Committee of the Association of Friends School. Inserted into the volume are the constitution, conference programs, and some reports.
Dates: 1900-1921

Atkinson family scrapbook

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-166
Abstract Includes Westtown mensuration book, 1835, with newspaper clippings glued in, 1889-1893 & n.d. Also assorted newspaper clippings concerning the Twining, Atkinson, and Smith families, the Carlisle Indian School, Quakers in Bucks County (Pa.), Bucks County history, the Molloy family, and Friends' schools. Obituaries of note in this folder are Isaiah Quinby, 1716-1807; Eleanor Mabel Malloy, 1883-1908; Miranda Doan Baker, d. 1900; Mary B. Stradling, d. 1899; Abram R. Vail, d. 1899; Marcie A....
Dates: 1804, 1835-ca. 1935

"Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-006
Overview The typed speech of Samuel Austin, entitled "Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends," focuses on the history of "Pagan Education" and the transition to "Christian Education." It also highlights early Quaker education and educators.
Dates: Undated.

Frank Aydelotte Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG6-D07
Overview The Frank Aydelotte Papers consists of President Aydelotte's official correspondence, correspondence with faculty, and personal papers.
Dates: 1905-1956

Moses Bailey papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-205
Abstract Contains miscellaneous papers relating to Moses Bailey, including his draft essay on Alexander C. Purdy, a letter to him from Rufus Jones concerning an Arabic translation by George Keith, and a mimeographed draft of Hannah J. Bailey's 1902 annual address to the Winthrop Women's Christian Temperance Union with her editing.
Dates: 1902-ca.1950

William W. Birdsall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG6-D05
Overview This collection contains correspondence, lists of prospective students, class lists of alumni, and miscellaneous material of William W. Birdsall, fifth President of Swarthmore College (1898-1902).
Dates: 1898-1902

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1189
Abstract Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton were 20th-century Quaker educators and prolific authors whose areas of expertise included the physical sciences and the Classics. Notably, they also worked for the American Friends Service Committee in Europe, for Friends Center in Tokyo, Japan, and as directors of Pendle Hill, an adult study center in Wallingford, PA. They were both recorded ministers in the Religious Society of Friends. This collection also contains materials of other...
Dates: 1859-2005

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Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 5
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Alexandria Boarding School (Alexandria, Va.) 3
Hallowell family 3
Parrish, Edward, 1822-1872 3
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 3
Society of Friends 3
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 2
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 2
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 2
Comly, John, 1773-1850 2
Evans family 2
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 2
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 2
Holcombe, Hadassah M. L. (Hadassah Moore Leeds), 1891-1878 2
Howland, Emily, 1827-1929 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Kimber, Emmor, 1775-1850 2
Nason, John W. 2
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 2
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 2
Truman, George 2
University of Oxford 2
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 2
White, Barclay, 1821-1903 2
Ackworth School 1
Allen family 1
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 1
Alsop, John , b.1813 1
Alsop, Samuel 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Association of Friends Schools. Executive Committee 1
Atkinson family 1
Atkinson, Stephen, b. 1819 1
Augur, Margaret Riggs 1
Austin, Samuel 1
Aydelotte, Frank, 1880-1956 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Baltimore Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1864-1950 : Baltimore, Md.) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). Committee on Education 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). Fair Hill Fund 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Barnard, Ella K. (Ella Kent), 1853- 1
Barnard, Mary A. (Mary Anna), 1828-1865 1
Bean family 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beans, Mary, b. 1811 1
Benezet, Anthony 1
Bennett, William, 1804-1873 1
Bentley, Caleb, 1761?-1851 1
Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955 1
Birdsall, William W. (William Wilfred), 1854-1909 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Bowne, Amy, 1795- 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Bristol Friends' School 1
Brown, Gould 1
Browning, Robert M., 1913-2009 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Buckingham Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Bush, Annie Hallowell, 1849-1930 1
Bush, Edwin M. 1
Bushong family 1
Bushong, Edith K., 1836-1914 1
Byberry Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Byberry School Association 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Camp, Kay 1
Canby, Whitson, 1751?-1823 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1
Carey, Matthew, 1760-1839 1
Carmalt, Caleb 1
Carolina Friends School (Durham, N.C.) 1
Carter family 1
Charles F. Kettering Foundation 1
Collins, Sarah, b. 1795 1
Comfort, William Wistar 1
Comly family 1
Comly, Charles B. (Charles Budd), 1808-1894 1
Comly, Debby Ann, 1812-1882 1
Comly, Isaac, 1779-1847 1
Comly, Rebecca, 1773-1832 1
Cooper family 1
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