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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

Allinson family scrapbooks

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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

Samuel Allinson papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-001
Abstract Correspondence and miscellaneous memorabilia, including a 1834 letter from brother William and Uncle (?) in Burlington regarding temperance and the potential purchase of land.
Dates: 1812-1856

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

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

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 19
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Temperance 15
Temperance and religion -- Society of Friends 7
Temperance -- Pennsylvania 6
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Prisons -- United States 2
Prohibition -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Education 2
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letters (correspondence) 2
scrapbooks 2
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Chester (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Chester County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Children -- Health and hygiene -- History 1
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Hull family 1
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Peace 1
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Prisons -- Missions and charities -- United States 1
Prohibition -- New York (State) 1
Quaker businesspeople 1
Quaker poets 1
Quaker women 1
Quaker women -- 20th century 1
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Sex Instruction for Children -- History 1
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Woman's Christian Temperance Union 4
Allinson family 2
Allinson, Samuel, 1808-1883 2
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 2
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 2
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Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 2
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 2
Palmer, Charles, 1863-1966 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
Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Allinson, Bernice 1
Allinson, Margaret 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 1
Allison family 1
Alsop, John , b.1813 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Bailey, Hannah J. (Hannah Johnston), 1839-1923 1
Bailey, Moses, 1892-1994 1
Baily, Theodate Lang 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 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
Burlington Academy 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
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
Cresson, J. E. 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
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
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
Kansas Freedmen's Relief Association 1
Keith, George, 1639?-1716 1
Leeds, Josiah W. (Josiah Woodward) 1
Lippincott, Martha Shephard, 1867-1949 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
Philadelphia Free Produce Association of Friends 1
Philadelphia Society for the Employment and Instruction of the Poor 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
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