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Allinson family scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-001
Overview The Allinson family scrapbook is largely comprised of clippings on poetry, temperance, prison reform, reform for juvenile delinquents, and anti-slavery. Many of the anti-slavery clippings discuss the possibility of using Jamaica as a "home for colored emigrants." The end of the volume includes 12 pages of signatures. The volume also includes an obituary for Samuel Allinson.
Dates: 1829-1870

Moses Bailey papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-205
Abstract Contains miscellaneous papers relating to Moses Bailey, including his draft essay on Alexander C. Purdy, a letter to him from Rufus Jones concerning an Arabic translation by George Keith, and a mimeographed draft of Hannah J. Bailey's 1902 annual address to the Winthrop Women's Christian Temperance Union with her editing.
Dates: 1902-ca.1950

Joshua L. and Theodate L. Baily diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-006
Overview The diaries span the majority of Baily's adult life. As a young man, Baily was very involved in the Philadelphia community, and many of his early entries are related to the Philadelphia Historical Society, the Eromathean society, the Pennsylvania Prison Society, which advocated for the health and safety of prisoner and prison reform, The Philadelphia Society for Employment and Instruction of the Poor, and the Moyamensing House of Industry. In later entries, Baily is largely concerned with...
Dates: 1845-1916

William Baxter Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-011
Overview William Baxter (1824-1886) was a Quaker businessman who lived in Wayne County, Indiana, and was active in social reform, particularly in the temperance movement. The collection includes correspondence of William and his wife, Mary Baxter (1830-1918), business papers, essays and speeches on temperance and other social reforms, family memorabilia, and miscellaneous materials.
Dates: 1840-1942

Coffin Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-029
Overview The Coffin family were Quakers of Wayne County, Indiana. Elijah Coffin was born in 1793 in Guilford County, N.C., the son of Bethuel and Hannah Dicks Coffin. His son and daughter-in-law, Charles F. and Rhoda M. Coffin were active in the peace movement, prison reform, reform of the treatment of the insane, and the temperance movement. Father and son both served as Clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting. The collection contains family correspondence, journals, business papers, and miscellaneous...
Dates: 1797-1932

Conrow-Hunt Family Correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-203
Abstract Contains three letters, 1786-1787, with later manuscript copies, to Quaker minister and diarist, John Hunt, from Darling Conrow. John Hunt added a biographical note concerning Conrow to the final letter. Also contains a letter, 1886, concerning Hunt genealogy.
Dates: 1786-1886

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

Friends Temperance Union (New York, N.Y.)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-094
Overview Records of the Friends Temperance Union of New York, a Quaker organization which promoted abstinence from all alcohol. It was founded in 1876 and ceased to meet after 5/1898. Includes Minutes, Executive Committee minutes, a Treasurer's book, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1876-1905

Emily Howland Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-066
Overview Emily Howland (1827-1929) was a Quaker humanitarian and educator who is particularly known for her work with formerly-enslaved African Americans in Virginia during and after the American Civil War. A birthright Friend, Emily Howland was the only daughter of Slocum and Hannah (Tallcot) Howland of Sherwood, N.Y. She was educated locally and for a brief period in Philadelphia, and then moved to Washington, D.C. in 1857 to teach at the Miner School for Freedmen. During the war she worked at a...
Dates: 1763-1929

Hull family papers

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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

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Palmer, Charles, 1863-1966 2
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 2
Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919 2
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Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
Baily, Theodate Lang 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Baxter family 1
Baxter, Mary, 1830-1918 1
Baxter, William, 1824-1886 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Bogardus, Joseph A., 1851-1896 1
Bradford Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Brosius, Samuel M., 1851-1938 1
Capron, George T. (George Truman), b. 1858 1
Capron, Jacob, d. 1891 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 1
Cincinnati Book Association of Friends 1
Coffin family 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
Coffin, Elijah, 1798-1862 1
Coffin, Percival Brooks, 1865-1935 1
Coffin, Rhoda M., 1826-1909 1
Conrow, Darling 1
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Fell, Marshall, 1822-1897 1
Forbush, Bliss, 1896-1990 1
Foster, J. Ellen (Judith Ellen), 1840-1910 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Advancement and Outreach Committee 1
Friends Temperance Union (New York, N.Y.) 1
Gordon, Anna A. (Anna Adams), 1853-1931 1
Grubb, Edward, 1854-1939 1
Hartland Monthly Meeting of Friends (1955- : Gasport, N.Y.) 1
Hiatt, Benajah, 1773-1847 1
Hiatt, Mordecai (Rhoda Moorman), 1799-1873 1
Howland family 1
Howland, Benjamin, 1837-1882 1
Howland, Emily, 1827-1929 1
Howland, Hannah T. (Hannah Tallcot), 1796-1867 1
Howland, Slocum, 1794-1881 1
Howland, William, 1823-1905 1
Hull, George, 1853-1922 1
Hunt family 1
Hunt, John, 1740-1824 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Jackson, William M. (William Morris) 1
Janney, Anne W. (Anne Webb), 1861-1933 1
Janney, O. Edward (Oliver Edward), 1856-1930 1
Jones family 1
Jones, Eli 1
Jones, James Parnell 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jones, Susan Taber 1
Jones, Sybil 1
Jones, Virginia Costello 1
Keith, George, 1639?-1716 1
Lloyd family 1
Longshore family 1
Longshore, J.S. (Joseph Skelton), 1809-1879 1
Longshore, Mary W. ((Mary White)), 1792-1860 1
Palmer family 1
Palmer, Hannah H., 1836-1917 1
Palmer, Lewis, 1837-1917 1
Pancoast, Laura Lippincott, 1860-1927 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Powell, Anna Rice, 1834-1915 1
Purdy, Alexander Converse, 1890-1976 1
Putnam, Caroline F., 1826-1917 1
Rees, Jonah L., 1843-1915 1
Reeve, Anna N. (Anna N. Sharpless Reeve), 1825-1891 1
Reeve, Mary Offley, 1861-1947 1
San Jose Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1873-1885 : San Jose, Calif.) 1
Scipio Executive Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1886-1924 : Scipio, N.Y.) 1
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Sellers, Elizabeth, 1821-1898 1
Sharpless, Edward, 1831-1894 1
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Skinner, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1857-1919 1
Smith, Annie Way, 1867-1938 1
Strange, Edward, d. 1872 1
Swarthmore College 1
Talcott family 1
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 1
Tallcot, Phebe F., 1799-1870 1
Tallcot, Richard, b.1791 1
Temperance Association of Friends of Media (Media, Pa.) 1
The Temperance Association of Friends of Media (Media, Pa.) 1
Underhill, Rachel W., 1844-1923 1
Valentino, Carmen 1
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 1
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 1
Wayne County (Ind.) 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
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