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Peter Andrews journal

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-002
Overview Journal kept during Andrews's travels in England during the years 1755 and 1756. Entries describe his voyage from Philadelphia to Newcastle, including the weather, fellow passengers, and Quaker meetings held on board. Upon Andrews’s arrival in England, entries describe visits to fellow Quakers, Quaker meetings, and discussions of the state of the Society of Friends in England.
Dates: 1755-1756

George Churchman diaries

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-011
Overview Churchman frequently traveled throughout the Mid-Atlantic and New England regions, and thus many of his diary entries describe his travels to visit various meetings and Quaker families from Pennsylvania to as far north as Massachusetts. Entries describe meetings attended and families visited in the various towns and cities that Churchman traveled to, as well as family news, and marriages and deaths within the Quaker community.
Dates: 1759-1813

Sarah Cresson diary

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-015
Overview Cresson was a Quaker minister who was born in Philadelphia and later moved to Haddonfield, New Jersey. The majority of her diary entries detail visits from traveling Quaker ministers, funerals of community members, and descriptions of Quaker meetings, including testimonies given. Many entries are composed solely of prayers to God, or exclamations of Sarah’s religious conviction and her devotion to her God and the Quaker faith, while later entries tend to detail more earthly concerns,...
Dates: 1789-1829

Edward Hicks Manuscript Collection

Identifier: SFHL-MSS-016
Overview This collection is composed of the draft manuscript of the memoirs and journal of Edward Hicks and related miscellaneous papers. Included are his drafts of the first pages of the memoirs, photocopies of letters and sermons of Hicks relating to the Hicksite Separation, abolition, and Quaker spirituality. Also included are a typescript copy of Samuel Johnson's letter to Edward Hicks on slavery, the original of Hicks' responses, and a letter from Isaac Parry to Benjamin Ferris after the death of...
Dates: 1836 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1836 - 1849

Rowland Greene journals

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-029
Overview Rowland Greene was a Quaker minister from Rhode Island. His diary entries focus largely on religious visits Greene made throughout New England, as well as Quaker meetings he attended, social calls, family news, deaths within the Quaker community, and passages of religious reflection.
Dates: 1830-1857, 1907

Isaac Hicks Family Papers

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)

Hull family papers

Identifier: SFHL-SC-255
Abstract The collection contains papers of the George Hull family of Gasport, New York. It includes sermons by George Hull dated 1913, miscellaneous Gasport Friends Church notices, 1910-1930; acknowledgements for donations to Friends Relief Mission, 1920-1921; family prohibition concert poster and other temperance ephemera; postcards of Quaker meeting houses; and miscellaneous material.
Dates: 1910-1930

Ann P. Jackson Family Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-186
Overview Ann P. Jackson (1792-1874) was a Quaker minister of Darby and Birmingham Monthly Meetings in Pennsylvania. She was originally from Darby, Pa. and had two children, Mary and Stephen. Her children married another set of siblings, Philip and Ann Sharples Chester County. In 1831, Ann P. Paschall (later Ann P. Jackson) was recorded as a minister of Darby Monthly Meeting (Hicksite). In 1849, she moved to Birmingham Monthly Meeting where her children were members. The collection contains manuscript...
Dates: 1776-1856 [bulk 1813-1856]

William Jackson journal

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-036
Overview William Jackson's diary of his religious visit to England and Ireland. Diary entries detail the preparations required to make the journey, as well as details about the voyage itself. Upon his arrival in Ireland, entries describe attendance at Quaker Meetings, visits with Friends, and descriptions of the various Friends who hosted Jackson during his time abroad.
Dates: 1802-1803

Robert Lindsey journal

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-042
Overview Journal of Robert Lindsey's trip to visit Friends in Iowa. Entries describe the journey, including descriptions of the weather, travel by horse and wagon over the prairies, the dangerous crossing of the frozen Mississippi River, the history of the Quakers in Iowa, Quaker Meetings attended, and visits to various Iowa Quaker families.
Dates: 1850

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Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 2
Richardson, Nathaniel, 1839-1920 2
Andrews, Peter 1
Bacon, David 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 1
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Blunston family 1
Bradley, A. Day (Amos Day), -1905 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Cresson, Sarah 1
Fisher, Miers, 1748-1819 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Ford, Alice, 1906- 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Foulke, Joseph, 1786-1863 1
Friends' Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia 1
Gibbons, J. S. (James Sloan), 1810-1892 1
Greene, Rowland 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Hartland Monthly Meeting of Friends (1955- : Gasport, N.Y.) 1
Hazard, Elizabeth L. 1
Hicks family 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hicks, Isaac, 1767-1820 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Hough, Oliver, 1804-1855 1
Hull, George, 1853-1922 1
Jackson, Ann P., 1792-1874 1
Jackson, William 1
Johnson, Samuel, 1763-1843? 1
Lindsey, Robert 1
Marriott, Charles 1
Monkton Monthly Meeting of Friends (ca. 1925-1996 : Monkton, Vt.) 1
Moore, Anne, active 1756-1786 1
Morris, Elizabeth Hudson 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Painter, Levinus King 1
Palmer, Anna 1
Parrish, John, 1729-1807 1
Parry, Isaac, 1774-1857 1
Pearson family 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
Richardson, Mordecai, 1784-1808 1
Richardson, Nathaniel, 1793-1872 1
Rotch, Thomas, 1767-1823. 1
Rotch, William, 1734-1828 1
Rushmore, Stephen 1
Savery, William, 1750-1804 1
Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 1
Sharples, Nathan H., 1779-1838 1
Simpson, John, 1739-1811 1
Thorne family 1
Thorne, Phebe Anna, 1828-1909 1
Townsend, Nicholas W., 1790-1818 1
Turner family 1
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, Margaretta, 1829-1904 1
Webb, Elizabeth 1
Whitley, Daniel P., 1945- 1
Wilson, Rachel, 1720-1775 1
Woman's Christian Temperance Union 1
Yarnall, Hannah, 1765-1822 1
Yarnall, Mordecai, 1705-1772 1
Yarnall, Peter, 1754-1798 1
Yarnall, Rebecca, 1786-1859 1
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