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Halliday Jackson Manuscripts

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

Collection of papers concerning John Jackson

Identifier: SFHL-SC-064
Abstract This is an artificial collection of papers concerning John Jackson, his spiritual teachings, and his religious mission to the West Indies. Included are essays by an unknown author, regarding John Jackson's views on Quaker ministry and doctrine as presented in his work"A Dissertation.. on Christian Ministry." An eight part manuscript entitled "Some account of the life and labors of John Jackson" is also unsigned. Also included is a bound volume of copies of letters written by John Jackson to his...
Dates: 1840-1900

O. Edward Janney (Oliver Edward) Papers

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

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?

T. Canby Jones Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Jones, T. Canby
Abstract Collection includes biographical material, printed copies of selected writings of T. Canby Jones.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-

George M. Justice Memorandums, 1825-1861

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

George M. Justice papers

Identifier: SFHL-SC-068
Abstract This collection includes various business correspondence, including a letter and testimony by John Comly encouraging changes in the Quaker discipline regarding marriage. Also contained are extracts of minutes from Abington Quarterly Meeting discussing marriage, a letter from George M. Justice to his sons, and a hymn printed in raised type for the Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind. Also included are unsigned writings on the subjects of a possible war between the U.S. and...
Dates: 1818-1853

Lippincott-Dillwyn papers

Identifier: SFHL-SC-028
Abstract This collection includes a daily journal and spiritual essays by William Lippincott and extracts on theological themes by George Dillwyn. Also included is the copy book of Edward Randolph, dated 1822, and a bound manuscript entitled The Experiences of Margret Bispham, of Mount Holly, 1769. This manuscript reflects the influence of Quakerism and spirituality on the choices of an 18th century Quaker woman.
Dates: 1738-1824

Walter R. Miles correspondence concerning Why be loyal to the Society of Friends?

Identifier: SFHL-SC-081
Abstract In April of 1911, Walter R. Miles, then professor at Iowa State University, posed this query to other Quakers: Why be loyal to the Society of Friends as a distinct denomination? This collection includes responses he received over the next year from prominent Friends across the nation, particularly educators from the Midwest. The letters present their spiritual and doctrinal philosophies. Authors include J. Herschell Coffin, H. Lavinia Bailey, O. Edward Janney, Edward Grubb, Joseph Elkinton,...
Dates: 1911

Carol R. Murphy Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-195
Overview Carol R. Murphy (1916-1994) was a Quaker writer. She was the daughter of Mildred Knight Murphy (1889-1974) and Charles R. Murphy (1884-1936) who were convinced Friends. Carol R. Murphy was a member of Swarthmore Monthly Meeting and active at Pendle Hill Quaker Study Center, Wallingford, Pennsylvania. The papers of Carol R. Murphy, late twentieth century Quaker writer, are organized into two series. Series 1 contains autobiographical material and memorabilia, literary manuscripts, published...
Dates: 1918-1993

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Comly, John, 1773-1850 3
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 3
Poole, William, 1764-1829 3
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Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Janney, O. Edward (Oliver Edward), 1856-1930 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Justice, George M. (George Middleton), 1792-1862 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 2
Swarthmore College 2
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Baily, H. Lavinia (Hannah Lavinia), 1837-1921 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 1
Barbour, Hugh 1
Barclay, Robert, 1672-1747 1
Barclay, Robert, 1751-1830 1
Bennet, Thomas, 1673-1728 1
Benson, Lewis 1
Bettle, Samuel, 1774-1861 1
Bispham, Margaret, -1783 1
Bloomington Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Bloomington, Ind.) 1
Bronner, Anne Taylor 1
Brosius, Samuel M., 1851-1938 1
Burr, George H. (George Harris), born 1791 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 1
Coffin, J. Herschel (Joseph Herschel), b.1880 1
Coffin, Narcissa B. (Narcissa Battey), 1818-1892 1
Collins, Micajah, 1764-1827 1
Comly family 1
Comly, John, 1831-1916 1
Crosswicks Preparative Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Dean Freiday (b. 1915-) 1
Edmunds, Albert J. (Albert Joseph) 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 1
Fisher, Miers, 1748-1819 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Forbush, Bliss, 1896-1990 1
Fox, George 1
Frazer, Solomon, 1816- 1
Friends General Conference 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) Advancement Committee 1
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Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Gibbons, J. S. (James Sloan), 1810-1892 1
Gibbons, William, 1781-1845 1
Gilbert, E. W. (Eliphalet Wheeler), 1793-1853 1
Gordon, Charles, approximately 1615- 1
Hadley, David, 1842- 1
Hallock family 1
Hallock, Nicholas, 1785-1853 1
Hanson, John F. (John Frederick), 1841-1917 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Haverford College 1
Haviland, Henry M. (Henry Morris), 1840?-1943 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
Hobbs, L.L. (Lewis Lyndon), 1849-1932 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Jackson, Rachel, 1807?-1883 1
Jacob, Edward H. 1
Jacob, Emma Taylor 1
Janney, Anne W. (Anne Webb), 1861-1933 1
Jesus Christ 1
Jones, T. Canby (Thomas Canby), 1921-2014 1
Kelly, Robert Lincoln, 1865-1954 1
Kenworthy, Murray S., 1874-1951 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Lippincott, William, 1755- 1
Malone, J. Walter 1
Marlborough Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite: 1828-1847 : Milton, N.Y.) 1
Marriott, Charles 1
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 1
McGrew, Edwin, 1868- 1
Miles, Walter R. ((Walter Richard)), b. 1885 1
Miller, Larry 1
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 1
Moore, Joseph, 1832-1905 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
Murphy family 1
Murphy, Carol R. 1
Murphy, Charles R., 1884-1936 1
Murphy, Mildred K., 1889-1974 1
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