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Allinson Family Papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-968
abstract This collection spans more than two centuries and includes most notably members of the Allinson and Taylor families. There are also letters from Joseph Bonaparte, Sarah Moore Grimke, Julia Ward Howe and George Washington. Prominent material types include correspondence, diaries, financial, legal and property papers, maps, photographs and poetry. The richest subject veins are anti-slavery, including the Free Produce Association of Friends, the yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia and settlement...
Dates: 1710 - 1939

Committee on Alcohol Problems, Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs, and the Committees on Temperance of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-750
Scope and Contents Records of the Committee on Alcohol Problems of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends and its predecessors, Friends Temperance Committee and the Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia. Includes minutes, financial records, copies of literature, clippings, and other materials.
Dates: 1881-1968

Committee on Philanthropic Labor Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-759
Overview The Committee on Philanthropic Labor was appointed by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) in 1892, merging the existing committees of Indian Concerns, Temperance and Intoxicating Beverages, and Colored People of the South. The Committee coordinated Philadelphia Hicksite Quaker activity in a number of social concerns, including race relations, Indian affairs, temperance and peace. In 1892, Subcommittees included Peace and Arbitration, Improper Publications, the Colored People,...
Dates: 1892-1937

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

Friends Temperence Association Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-749
Scope and Contents Records of the Friends Temperence Association of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1883-1943, include those of its Main Committee (1925-1939) and Executive Committee (1881-1925), as well as other Miscellaneous Papers (1893-1921) and its publication, "The Outlook" (1892-1898).
Dates: 1881-1943

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

O. Edward Janney (Oliver Edward) Papers

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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

Longshore-Williams family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-076
Abstract This collection includes letters written to Mary W. Longshore from the family of her sister, Martha Williams, after the Williams moved from Pennsylvania to Warsaw, Ohio. Included are letters from her sister, brother-in-law, Isaac B. Williams, and nephews, Jonathon and Jeremiah. These letters relate family and local news, and news about the temperance and anti-slavery movements. A letter from Isaac B. Williams, dated 1861, relates his thoughts on the prospect of civil war. A letter from Dr....
Dates: 1840-1965-bulk 1840-1861

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Temperance and religion -- Society of Friends 7
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 4
Temperance 4
Temperance -- Pennsylvania -- Societies, etc. 4
Quakers -- New Jersey 3
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Quakers -- Social life and customs 3
Temperance -- Pennsylvania 3
Antislavery movements -- United States 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 2
Society of Friends -- Delaware 2
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 2
Society of Friends -- Maryland 2
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 2
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
African Americans -- Charities 1
Alcoholism -- Study and teaching 1
Antislavery movements 1
Charities -- Maryland -- Baltimore 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania 1
Children -- Health and hygiene -- History 1
Evangelical Quakers 1
Evangelicalism 1
Fresh-air charity 1
Gambling 1
Gasport (N.Y.) 1
Hull family 1
Indians of North America -- Charities 1
Indians of North America -- Missions 1
Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Maternal and infant welfare 1
Outlook (Periodical) 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Peace 1
Poetry 1
Prohibition -- New York (State) 1
Prohibition -- Pennsylvania 1
Quaker women -- 20th century 1
Quaker women -- Diaries 1
Quaker women -- United States -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- 20th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore 1
Quakers -- New York (State) 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quakers -- Ohio -- Columbiana County 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Media -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Media 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 1
Quakers -- United States 1
Sex Instruction for Children -- History 1
Slavery -- United States 1
Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Charities 1
Society of Friends -- Clergy 1
Society of Friends -- Education 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Media -- Societies, etc. 1
Society of Friends -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Substance abuse 1
Temperance -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Temperance -- New York (State) 1
Temperance -- Ohio -- Columbiana County 1
Temperance -- Societies, etc. 1
Unemployment 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Public Opinion 1
Women -- Suffrage 1
Women -- Suffrage -- New Jersey 1
Women teachers -- Pennsylvania 1
Youth -- Alcohol use 1
commonplace books 1
diaries 1
letters (correspondence) 1
minutes (administrative records) 1
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Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Committee on Temperance and Intoxicating Beverages (1881-1892) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Committee on Philanthropic Labor (1892-1936) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs 2
Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899 2
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Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919 2
Woman's Christian Temperance Union 2
Allinson family 1
Allinson, Margaret 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1808-1883 1
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Bogardus, Joseph A., 1851-1896 1
Bradford Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Brosius, Samuel M., 1851-1938 1
Burlington Company Association 1
Capron, George T. (George Truman), b. 1858 1
Capron, Jacob, d. 1891 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 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 Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 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
Hull, George, 1853-1922 1
Hunt family 1
Hunt, John, 1740-1824 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Jackson, William M. (William Morris) 1
Janney, Anne W. (Anne Webb), 1861-1933 1
Janney, O. Edward (Oliver Edward), 1856-1930 1
Longshore family 1
Longshore, J.S. (Joseph Skelton), 1809-1879 1
Longshore, Mary W. ((Mary White)), 1792-1860 1
Pancoast, Laura Lippincott, 1860-1927 1
Philadelphia Free Produce Association of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Child Welfare Sub Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Committee on Philanthropic Labor (1892-1936). Indian Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Committee on the Education of the Colored People of the South (1887-1892) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Social Service Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Sub-committee of Mission Work Among Women & Children 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Sub-committee on Books of the Temperance branch 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Sub-committee on Improper Publications 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827- 1955). Sub-committee on Purity 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Powell, Anna Rice, 1834-1915 1
Rees, Jonah L., 1843-1915 1
Reeve, Anna N. (Anna N. Sharpless Reeve), 1825-1891 1
Reeve, Mary Offley, 1861-1947 1
Sellers family 1
Sellers, Elizabeth, 1821-1898 1
Sharpless, Edward, 1831-1894 1
Skinner, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1857-1919 1
Smith, Annie Way, 1867-1938 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
Wharton, Deborah Fisher, 1795-1888 1
Willard, Frances E. (Frances Elizabeth), 1839-1898 1
Williams family 1
Williams, Isaac B. (Isaac Burson), 1794- 1
Williams, Jeremiah, 1825- 1
Williams, Joseph, b.1827 1
Williams, Martha, 1788-1856 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
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