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William Z. Shetter Bloomington Monthly Meeting Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-219
Overview William Z. Shetter (b. 1927) is Professor of Germanic Studies at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. He is an active member of the Society of Friends, and served as clerk of Bloomington Monthly Meeting for two terms, 1982-1985 and 1992-1995. During his first tenure as clerk, he kept a detailed personal journal, recording all that was going on in the Meeting as well as his thoughts and perceptions. During his second tenure, the Meeting decided to take under its care the marriage of a same...
Dates: 1982-1993

Solomon Frazer prison letters, 1864-1865 (copies)

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-042
Abstract This collection is a compilation of photocopies and typescripts of the letters of Solomon Frazer, written while he was imprisoned at Salisbury Confederate Prison as a religious objector to the Civil War. The letters are arranged as an informal history of the prison and of the Quaker community of North Carolina during the Civil War. Also included are letters from several other Quakers, some of whom were imprisoned as religious objectors and others who participated in the conflict.
Dates: 1864-1865

Dean Freiday Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-215
Overview This collection contains the correspondence and writings of Dean Freiday (b. 1915), a Quaker writer and theologian. The papers reflect his wide range of activities in numerous Christian church groups and discussion groups. The correspondence includes leading Friends, such as Arthur Roberts, Douglas Steere, and Larry Miller. His writings on topics specific to the Society of Friends and interfaith issues of ecumenism, ecclesiology, and the sacraments.
Dates: 1956-1999

Nicholas Hallock papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-228
Abstract The collections contains a draft or copy of a letter dated 6 mo. 1846 from Nicholas Hallock to Elizabeth Paxson which explains his religious beliefs; an 1848 letter from Henry Titus and others, Jerusalem, Long Island, NY, expressing their thanks for Hallock's religious visit; a copy of a letter dated 1835 from George Hull to Hallock, dispirited by the divisions among Friends; a record of the births of the family of Edward Hallock, younger brother of Nicholas; and a copy of the minute adopted by...
Dates: 1835-1884

Isaac Hicks Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-197
Overview Isaac Hicks (1767-1820) was a New York Quaker merchant. He established a large fleet of international trading vessels and financially helped to support his cousin, Edward Hicks (1780-1849), the Pennsylvania Quaker folk artist. Isaac Hicks traveled extensively with his cousin, Elias Hicks (1748-1830), the New York Quaker minister. The collection contains primarily the correspondence of Isaac Hicks, including letters from Isaac Hicks to his wife describing religious journeys taken with Elias...
Dates: 1798-ca. 1956 (bulk 1798-1818)

Joseph Hoag Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-199
Overview Joseph Hoag (1762-1846) was a New York and Vermont Quaker minister who regarded himself as a traditional Friend, opposing both Elias Hicks and Joseph Gurney. He is best known for his "Vision" of 1803 which predicted an American Civil War, and his Journal, the publication of which in 1860 precipitated a schism at Scipio Monthly Meeting into Otisite and Kingite groups. His wife, Huldah Hoag (1762-1850), was also a Quaker minister, as were many of his ten children. The collection contains the...
Dates: 1813-1864

Halliday Jackson Manuscripts

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-182
Overview Halliday Jackson (1771-1835) was a Quaker minister from New Garden and Darby, Pa.. From 1798 to 1800 he joined the Quaker mission to the Seneca Indians organized by the Indian Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Shortly after his return from the mission to the Seneca, Halliday Jackson married Jane Hough and moved to Darby, Pa. Following Jane's death in 1830, Halliday Jackson remarried in 1833 to Ann P. Paschall (1792-1874), also a Quaker minister. These records contain documents relating...
Dates: 1755-1833

O. Edward Janney (Oliver Edward) Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-072
Overview Dr. O. Edward Janney was a prominent Quaker doctor from Baltimore who was active in many of the social reform movements of his time. He worked with the Society for the Suppression of Vice in Baltimore and labored in the causes of temperance, woman suffrage, inter-racial relations, peace, and other reforms. In 1907, Dr. Janney gave up the practice of medicine to devote his energies full time to reform activities. The collection contains correspondence (1874-1945), diary (1914), memoirs,...
Dates: 1874-1945

Collection of Rufus Jones papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-066
Abstract This collection includes letters and printed materials relating to Rufus Jones. Included are photocopies of letters commenting on or criticizing The American Friend of which Rufus Jones was editor. Among these are a letter from Henry Stanley Neuman, editor of The Friend, regarding the state of the Society in England, and a letter from Walter Malone relating events at Ohio Yearly Meeting in 1894. Letters from R.L. Kelly, Joseph Moore, David Hadley, and Thomas Newlin discuss The American Friend,...
Dates: 1894-1947?

George M. Justice Memorandums, 1825-1861

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-298
Overview George M. Justice was a successful Philadelphia merchant and important Hicksite Quaker. Beginning in 1825 until shortly before his death, he kept volumes of memorandum reflecting his thoughts on religion, the Hicksite Separation and its aftermath in Philadelphia, family information, astronomy, slavery, and other topics.
Dates: 1825-1861

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New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 3
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American Friends Service Committee 1
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Bettle, Samuel, 1774-1861 1
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Brosius, Samuel M., 1851-1938 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 1
Coffin, Narcissa B. (Narcissa Battey), 1818-1892 1
Collins, Micajah, 1764-1827 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Dean Freiday (b. 1915-) 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Fisher, Miers, 1748-1819 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Forbush, Bliss, 1896-1990 1
Frazer, Solomon, 1816- 1
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Friends' Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Gibbons, J. S. (James Sloan), 1810-1892 1
Grubb, Edward, 1854-1939 1
Hadley, David, 1842- 1
Hallock family 1
Hallock, Nicholas, 1785-1853 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Hicks family 1
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 1
Hicks, Isaac, 1767-1820 1
Hoag family 1
Hoag, Huldah, 1762-1850 1
Hoag, Joseph, 1762-1846 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
Janney, Anne W. (Anne Webb), 1861-1933 1
Janney, O. Edward (Oliver Edward), 1856-1930 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Justice, George M. (George Middleton), 1792-1862 1
Kelly, Robert Lincoln, 1865-1954 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Malone, J. Walter 1
Marlborough Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite: 1828-1847 : Milton, N.Y.) 1
Marriott, Charles 1
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 1
Moore, Joseph, 1832-1905 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 1
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Newlin, Thomas, 1855- 1
Newman, Henry Stanley 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of the Friends Church (Evangelical : 1854-1971) 1
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 1
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Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 1
Raper, Caleb 1
Rotch, Thomas, 1767-1823. 1
Rotch, William, 1734-1828 1
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Seaman, David, 1791-1844 1
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Sellers, Elizabeth, 1821-1898 1
Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919 1
Shetter, William Z. 1
Shipley, Ann 1
Swarthmore College 1
Trenton Friends Association (Trenton, N.J.) 1
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Turner, Joseph, III, 1831-1865 1
Turner, Joseph, Jr., 1790-1850 1
Turner, Rebecca Sinclair, 1795-1877 1
Turner, Richard Townsend, Jr., 1845-1908 1
Turner, Richard Townsend, 1819-1892 1
Vlaskamp, Joseph A., 1929-2001 1
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 1
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 1
Western Yearly Meeting of Friends (1877- : Plainfield, Ind.) 1
Whitley, Daniel P., 1945- 1
Willis, Thomas, 1770 or 1771-1864 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woodard, Luke, 1832-1925 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
World Council of Churches. Commission on Faith and Order 1
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