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Kirk family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-069
Abstract This collection includes letters written by Thomas Kirk and his son Israel to their family in Pennsylvania as they moved first to Center Monthly Meeting in Ohio, and later to Duck Creek Monthly Meeting, Ind. The letters relate to family and local news and business. Two letters refer to the growing division in the Society, as the Hicksite controversy reaches Ohio Yearly Meeting.
Dates: 1818-1833

Shaw Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-188
Overview Accounts, correspondence, indentures, and family papers which relate to the descendents of Samuel Shaw (1710-1781), Quaker farmer of Richland, Pennsylvania, and related families including Hill, Heacock, Foulke, and Rawlings. Some of his descendents moved to Ohio and Indiana. Letters from family members in Ohio give details of daily life and customs of Quaker families and sense of the hardships endured on the frontier.
Dates: 1737-1890

Elwood Trueblood papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-135
Abstract This collection includes letters written to Elwood Trueblood regarding personal and meeting matters. Included are letters concerning Quaker philosophers on the issue.
Dates: 1858-1877

Howard Haines Turner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-210
Overview Howard Haines Turner (1909-1996) was a Quaker economist and educator who was active in a variety of social concerns, particularly in improving the justice system. He also had a lifelong interest in cooperative communities and worked in South Vietnam under the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC).
Dates: 1927-1995

Ernest Votaw Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-154
Overview Ernest Votaw (1894-1988) was the Quaker administrator of a child feeding program in Germany in 1919-1922. The collection contains reports and related materials (some in German) of the Friends Feeding Mission, 1910-1923, other activities of the American Friends Service Committee, and reference material collected by Ernest Votaw in post-war Germany concerning jail conditions and other social problems. The collection also includes a small amount of correspondence and four articles written by...
Dates: 1913-1929

Aaron White Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-163
Overview Contains the papers of Aaron White (1793-1863) and his family. He was a birthright member of Pasquotank Monthly Meeting, N.C., and transferred to Milford Monthly Meeting, Indiana, in 1829. The Whites were active in Quaker affairs and concerns, including abolition and controversies within Indiana Yearly Meeting. Aaron, as the oldest son in his family, played a central role in the family both in business and personal matters. The bulk of the collection is the correspondence of Aaron and Margaret...
Dates: 1805-1966

Lawrence H. (Lawrence Hezekia) Williamson Papers on Conscientious Objection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-196
Abstract Collection contains letters written by Lawrence Williamson to his family while at Camp Zachary Taylor in Lexington, Kentucky, and other related papers including the transcript of his court martial in 1918.
Dates: 1917-1918

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American Friends Service Committee 3
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Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 3
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Coffin, Rhoda M., 1826-1909 2
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Baxter, Mary, 1830-1918 1
Baxter, William, 1824-1886 1
Bloomington Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Bloomington, Ind.) 1
Bourne, Howard J. 1
Bowditch, Francis, -1912 1
Cincinnati Book Association of Friends 1
Coffin, Percival Brooks, 1865-1935 1
Dickinson family 1
Dickinson, Esther G., 1816-1891 1
Dickinson, Joseph, 1820-1895 1
Earlham College 1
Edgerton, Thomas, 1823?-1847 1
Edwards, Benjamin Johnson, 1822- 1
Edwards, Griffith, -1836 1
Edwards, Rebecca J. ((Rebecca Johnson)), 1802-1884 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Fletcher family 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Francisco, Hannah, 1845-1931 1
Furnas, Elizabeth A. W. (Elizabeth Ann Walter), 1900-1972 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Havens, Teresina R. 1
Heiss, Willard C. 1
Hiatt, Benajah, 1773-1847 1
Hiatt, Mordecai (Rhoda Moorman), 1799-1873 1
Hill, Robert, 1780-1850 1
Howard Orphan Asylum 1
Indiana University 1
Johnson, Joseph, 1770?-1855 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kirk, Israel, 1810-1841 1
Kirk, Thomas, 1781-1867 1
Maxwell, Miriam A. (Miriam Allinson), 1821- 1
Moore family 1
Nixon family 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Quaker Women (Organization) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Reece, Rowland T., 1822-1878 1
Rushmore, Jane P. (Jane Peter), 1864-1958 1
Shetter, William Z. 1
Shillitoe, Thomas, 1754-1836 1
Swarthmore College 1
Trueblood, Elwood, 1833-1911 1
Turner, Catherine, 1910-1999 1
Turner, Howard Haines, 1909- 1
Votaw, Albert H. (Albert Hiatt), 1850-1931 1
Votaw, Ernest, 1894-1988 1
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 1
Wayne County (Ind.) 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
White family 1
White, Aaron, 1793-1863 1
White, Margaret, 1979-1854 1
Williamson, Lawrence H. (Lawrence Hezekia), 1893-1963 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Women's Problems Group (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Wright family 1
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