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Overview This collection is comprised of the scripts, generally for one-act plays, written by Rosalie Regen. Each play focuses on Quaker history, and particularly important Quaker individuals, including Elizabeth Fry, John Woolman, William Penn, Rufus Jones, George Fox, Mary Fisher, and John Greenleaf Whittier.
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of one volume of typed minutes from the Whittier Fellowship Committee.
Overview John Greenleaf Whittier was an American Quaker poet and editor, as well as an involved abolitionist. He was a delegate to the Anti-Slavery Society in 1833, a member of the State Legislature in 1835, founded the antislavery Liberty party in 1840, and ran for Congress in 1842. Topics covered in Whittier's letterbook include news of health and family, as well as discussions of contributions to "The Non-Slaveholder" and discussions of English Friends.
- Quakers 2
- American poetry 1
- Antislavery movements -- United States 1
- Church conference centers 1
- Drama 1
- Education 1
- Quaker abolitionists 1
- Quaker women -- United States 1
- Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
- Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 1
- Society of Friends -- Education 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- correspondence 1 ∧ less
- Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 1
- Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
- Fox, George 1
- Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845 1
- Jenkins, Margaret 1