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Abortion Study Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-710
Overview The Abortion Study Group was formed by the Family Relations Committee to discuss the Yearly Meeting's position on abortion issues. It met monthly for two years, and wrote position papers supporting the pro-life and pro-choice points of view. Records include minutes, reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1981-82

Ad Hoc Committee for Financing the Youth and Family Facility at Burlington Meetinghouse Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-255
Scope and Contents Records of the Ad-Hoc Committee for Financing the Youth and Family Facility at Burlington Meetinghouse held at Haverford include the group's Minutes (1990-1995), Correspondence (1988-1993), Financial Records (1989-1992), records pertaining to Keast and Hood Engineers (1992-1993) and its Operations and Use Subcommittee (1993-1994).
Dates: 1987-1995

AIDS Working Group Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-769
Overview The AIDS Working Group of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting began in 1992 as a response to the growing severity of the AIDS epidemic. The main focus of the group, organized under the title of "A Quaker Ministry to Persons With AIDS," was to visit those terminally ill with AIDS to provide solace, friendship, and spiritual counseling. The AIDS Working Group also organized the Quaker presence at the Philadelphia AIDS Walk and held retreats and seminars for caregivers of AIDS patients. The group was...
Dates: 1991-2000

American Friends Fellowship Council Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-004
Overview The American Friends Fellowship Council had its origin in the Fellowship Committee of the American Friends Service Committee. Founded in 1933, its primary purpose was to foster an increased interest in Quakerism throughout the United States and to draw all Friends groups into closer sympathy and fellowship. The Fellowship Council merged with the Friends World Committee, American Section, in 1954. The collection includes correspondence and administrative records, minutes, financial statements,...
Dates: 1933-1954

Annual Sessions of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-001
Overview A general meeting for Friends in the Delaware Valley area was first convened at Burlington in 1681. The first general meeting held in Philadelphia was in 1683, and in 1685, it was agreed that the meetings in New Jersey and Pennsylvania should be combined into one yearly meeting with alternate sessions at Philadelphia and at Burlington. The great Separation among Philadelphia Friends into Orthodox and Hicksite branches occurred at the Yearly Meeting of 1827. Through the course of the early 20th...
Dates: 1662-2013.

Baltimore Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-By
Scope and Contents The collection contains pre-separation, Orthodox, and Hicksite records of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting. The records of the Stony Run Meeting include pre-separation and Hicksite minutes, committee records, and miscellaneous items from 1677-1967. Minutes included are men's from 1677-1912, and women's from 1790-1899. Memorials, registers, treasurer's accounts, and cash books make up the material covering vital statistics and financial information. Records of the Homewood Meeting are primarily...
Dates: 1677-1998

Bequests Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-054
Overview The Committee on Bequests was established by Representative Meeting September 23, 1976 with instructions to review requests for financial aid from three bequests: The Longstreth Fund (given by Emily P. Longstreth), the Troemner Fund (given by S. Edna Troemner), and the Keeney Bequest (given by Virginia Drysdale Keeney), and to recommend such appropriations as seemed best in the Committee's judgment to the Representative Meeting for approval by that body. The committee continues to 2004 under...
Dates: 1979-1992

Central America Working Group Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-772
Overview The Central America Working Group of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting began in 1985 under the name "Sanctuary Working Group." In 1986, the group was given over twenty one thousand dollars with which to send volunteers to the American southwestern border to aid refugees. In 1989, the name of the group was changed to the Central America Working Group, and its three main areas of activism became lobbying, education, and refugee assistance. The most recent minute of the group in this collection is...
Dates: 1972-1993

Church Unity Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-715
Overview The Church Unity Committee was composed of a small group of members-at-large appointed by the Yearly Meeting and those Friends who served "in any official capacity as representatives of this Yearly Meeting on State, National, or World Councils of Churches." It had originally been appointed by the Orthodox branch to coordinate ecumenical contacts. The Committee was laid down by Representative Meeting in 1973.
Dates: 1949-1955

Civilian Public Service Fund Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-510
Scope and Contents Records of contributions and related correspondence of the Civilian Public Service Fund Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Hicksite), 1941-1945.
Dates: 1941-1945

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Society of Friends -- Delaware 55
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Temperance and religion -- Society of Friends 2
Visitations (Church work) -- Society of Friends 2
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects 1
AIDS activists 1
Abortion -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History 1
Alcoholism -- Study and teaching 1
Cecil County (Md.) -- Genealogy 1
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Environmental ethics 1
Family counseling -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Fox Indians 1
Gay rights 1
Homosexuality -- Law and legislation 1
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Housing -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Housing rehabilitation 1
Housing rehabilitation -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Human rights 1
Indians of North America -- Nebraska 1
Indians of North America -- Pennsylvania 1
Inner cities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Interpersonal conflict in children -- Study and teaching 1
Labor movement -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Mediation 1
Minorities -- Civil rights 1
Nature -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Nonviolence -- Study and teaching 1
Nuclear energy -- Public opinion 1
Occupational training 1
Oto Indians 1
Outlook (Periodical) 1
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Peace -- Social aspects 1
Peace -- Study and teaching -- United States 1
Pennsbury Leaflets 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social conditions 1
Political ecology 1
Prison reform -- Society of Friends 1
Prisoners -- New Jersey -- Social conditions 1
Prisons -- New Jersey 1
Public worship -- Society of Friends 1
Quaker conscientious objectors 1
Quakers -- Education 1
Quakers -- Mississippi 1
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 22
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 21
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 7
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 4
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. International Outreach Committee (1974-) 4
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Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 3
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Japan Committee 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Mission Board 3
American Friends Fellowship Council 2
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 2
American Young Friends Fellowship 2
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 2
Black Economic Development Conference 2
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 2
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 2
Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 2
Friends Council on Education (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 2
Germantown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Goodenow, Leanore 2
Haverford Monthly Meeting of Friends (1904-) 2
Heacock, Walter G. 2
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 2
Moorestown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1951- ) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Abortion Study Group 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Community Involvement 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Criminal Justice 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Coordinating Committee for Testimonies and Concerns 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Association 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Prison Service Committee of Southern New Jersey 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Religious Education Committee 2
Pickard, Irene 2
Shaffer, Leslie D., 1901-1950 2
Simkin, Margaret 2
Simkin, Robert 2
Social Order Committee (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Walker, James F., d.1978 2
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 2
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 2
Wider Quaker Fellowship (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Women’s Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
57th Street Meeting of Friends (Chicago, Ill.) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Ann Arbor Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Ann Arbor, Mich.) 1
Associated Executive Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Atlanta Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Baily, Sydney 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). -- Nottingham Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). -- Warrington Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. -- Warrington and Fairfax Quarterly Meeting (1776-1787) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Nottingham Quarterly Meeting 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Warrington Quarterly Meeting 1
Bansen, Richard P. 1
Beede, Willis 1
Binford, Raymond, 1876-1951 1
Bolzau, Dr. Emma 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Brown, Levi K. (Levi Kirk), 1814-1899 1
Buchinger, Hans, -1910 1
Burlington Meeting House, Inc 1
Burlington Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1685) 1
Burridge, Florence 1
Burridge, Seaton 1
CC1: Committee on Aging 1
CC1: Committee on Education 1
CC1: Committee on Worship and Ministry 1
CC1: Outreach Committee 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting. Drug Concerns Working Group 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleveland Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Cleveland, Ohio) 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Committee on the Book of Faith and Practice (Society of Friends : 1950-1955 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Connecticut Valley Association 1
Crauderueff, Michael 1
Davidson, Pearl 1
Davidson, Robert J. 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
Dockhorn, Robert B. 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Durham Monthly Meeting of Friends (Durham, N.C.) 1
Earlham College 1
Eaton, Emily, 1874- 1
Eaton, Horace Ainsworth, 1871-1958 1
Economic Development Fund for Disadvantaged Minority Groups (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Edgerton, Mae 1
Edgerton, Russell 1
Elliott, Errol T., 1887-1971 1
Elmira Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends: Elmira, N.Y.) 1
Eves, William 1
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