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A Quaker Action Group Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present order,...
Dates: 1965-1973

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.
Dates: 1876-1967

Chapman family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-259

Collection of Chester County Quaker property records and other manuscripts

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-270
Abstract Collection contains Chester County, Pa., land-related records including a deed for land sold to Peter Chambers (colored) in East Marlborough in 1833 and survey papers for lands in the 1821-1838, including an 1824 survey of land for a burial ground for people of color conveyed from James Steemer. miscellaneous notes concerning funerals, report of First Day School, 1879, New Garden.
Dates: 1787-1879

Clark-Allen family papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-268
Abstract The collection contains family correspondence (4 ALsS), genealogical notes, and bible records. It includes family correspondence received by Rebecca Clark, 1804-1806, before her marriage to John Humphrey. One letter is from her sister Elizabeth and the other letters were written by her mother Bathsheba Clark. Bathsheba mentions caring for a grandchild with smallpox and various needlework projects. The genealogical information includes pages from a family bible, research on the Allen, Clark, and...
Dates: 1725-1932

Edwards Clock scrapbook

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-264
Abstract This collection contains papers of the Leonard, Pyle, Edwards, and Horne families of Chester Co., Pa., including a small amount of correspondence, financial papers, photographs, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1742-1932

Ely family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-267
Abstract The collection contains correspondence received by members of the Ely family, Quakers of Bucks County, Pa. The bulk of the correspondence concerns estate matters received by Hugh B. Ely as an executor of the estate of Elias Ely. The second group is largely family correspondence received by Mary Anna Ely who married Moses Eastburn. Most of the letters were written by her sister Francenia (Fanny) before Mary Anna's marriage and are devoted to family matters. Two letters dated 1876 are addressed...
Dates: 1837-1876

Marshall Fell writings

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-256
Abstract The collection contains drafts of poems, letters to the editor, and a few personal letters. 1880-1890. Most of the letters express support for prohibition; one letter mentions the school run by Bradford Preparative meeting.
Dates: 1880-1890

King family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-265
Abstract The collection contains correspondence received by members of the King family, Quaker residents of Ceres, McKean County, Pennsylvania. The letters primarily deal with family concerns. One from Mary (King) Swayne, written in 1817, mentions that her husband, Joel Swayne, had contemplated returning to Indian territory but her poor health prevented his leaving. Anna King mentions her students and is distressed by the tensions in the Society of Friends in 1828.
Dates: 1817-1835

Lippincott Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-251
Overview Horace Mather Lippincott (1877-1967) was a Quaker editor and historian. The collection contains his speeches and writings on topics primarily concerning the Society of Friends and the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Of particular interest is the scrapbook he compiled in 1946 of papers and photographs of the 1913-1914 Joint Group which met weekly to study the Separation in the Society of Friends, along with other papers on the topic and on the first joint meeting of the two Philadelphia...
Dates: 1752 - 2010

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Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
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Butterworth, Harrison 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Champney, Horace 1
Chapman, Ann B. (Ann Baldwin), 1788-1854 1
Chapman, T. Ellwood 1
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Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Delaware Valley Land Trust 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Edwards family 1
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Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Fell, Marshall, 1822-1897 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Fisher, Hannah Rodman, 1764-1819 1
Fisher, Jabez Maud, 1750-1779 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Foulke, Elizabeth 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Horne family 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Humphrey family 1
Kalish, Donald 1
King family 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Leonard family 1
Levering, Robert, 1944- 1
Lippincott family 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 1
Lippincott, Margaret Walker 1
Lovering family 1
Massar, Ivan 1
Mather family 1
McReynolds, David 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peace Brigades International 1
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Price, Charles C. (Charles Coale), 1913-2001 1
Pyle family 1
Pyle, Francis C., 1864-1947 1
Richardson family 1
Richardson, Elizabeth C., 1863-1947 1
Richardson, Elliott, 1842-1887 1
Richardson, Elliott, 1881-1964 1
Richardson, Hannah Yarnall, 1797-1876 1
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Rodebaugh, Paul A. 1
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 1
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Swarthmore College 1
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
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Vickers, Eugene 1
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