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Martha Shepard Lippincott Writings

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-307
Overview A Quaker poet and book reviewer, Martha Shepard Lippincott (1867-1949) was a birthright and life-long member of Moorestown Monthly Meeting, New Jersey. She graduated from Swarthmore College in 1889 and supported herself as a writer; many of her poems were published in women's, Christian, and local papers. The wide ranging themes include war and peace, temperance, nature, and love. The collection contains her manuscript poetry arranged chronologically and a small amount of her prose and...
Dates: 1886-circa 1939

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

Charles Palmer Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-112
Overview Charles Palmer (1863-1966) was a Quaker teacher, lawyer, and real estate broker from Chester, Pennsylvania. The collection includes family correspondence, including that of Palmer as a student at Swarthmore College, diaries of Palmer's father, Lewis Palmer (1837-1917), mother, Hannah H. Palmer (1836-1917), and other family members in Chester and Delaware counties, Pa., account books, business and legal papers, essays, poetry, clippings, memorabilia, and other papers. Includes material relating...
Dates: 1829-1942

Charles Palmer Topical Files

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-328
Scope and Contents This is a collection of printed ephemera and related correspondence of Charles Palmer of Chester, Pennsylvania. The materials reflect his interests in temperance and other social reforms, politics, the Society of Friends, and other topics. While there is a small amount of correspondence, most is related to business or community involvement on Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
Dates: 1894-1917

Laura Lippincott Pancoast correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-091
Abstract This collection includes letters received by Laura Lippincott Pancoast regarding the movement for temperance and women's suffrage. Letters refer to Francis B. Willard, and describe in detail the activities and philosophies of J. Ellen Foster. Letters discuss the issue of the WCTU's involvement with party policies. Correspondents include Anna H. Shaw, Anna A. Gordon, and J. Ellen Foster.
Dates: 1888-1917

San Jose Monthly and Preparative Meeting minutes

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-024
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two volumes of minutes, one of which contains minutes from San Jose Monthly and Preparative Meetings, and one which contains minutes from San Jose Monthly Meeting. The latter also contains a brief description of the beginnings of worship in San Jose. The minutes contain business notes, as well as committee reports, responses to annual state of the meeting queries, membership decisions, and financial reports.
Dates: 1867-1885

Elizabeth Sellers Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-115
Abstract This collection consists of documents relating to the withdrawal of Elizabeth Sellers from the Society of Friends and her subsequent disownment. Included is a letter from to Darby Monthly Meeting explaining her reasons for leaving the Society of Friends. In the letter she accuses Quakers of failing to take action on issues of temperance, pacifism, and abolition. Also included are genealogical notes on the Sellers family.
Dates: 1845-1851 & n.d

Sharpless-Reeve family papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-325
Overview The collected papers of the Sharpless and Reeve family of New Jersey and Philadelphia. Much of the correspondence is between Edward Sharpless (1831-1894), a New Jersey Quaker minister, and his sister, Anna N. Sharpless, who married John Newbold Reeve in 1857. Their daughter, Mary Offley Reeve, worked as a school teacher when young and became involved in temperance and evangelical Christianity. She shared these interests, reflected in diaries and other writings, with Annie Way Smith, a...
Dates: 1852 - 1957

The Temperance Association of Friends of Media (Media, Pa.) Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-063
Overview The Temperance Association of Friends of Media was a Quaker temperance association in Media, Pennsylvania, established in 1883. The records include the constitution, minutes, financial records, correspondence, and related papers.
Dates: 1883-1909

Yearly and Monthly Meeting minute extracts

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-033
Scope and Contents This collection contains typed research notes by an unknown person. Previously they were referred to as extracts, however they are not formal printed extracts. The notes are from Yearly and Monthly Meetings, including Baltimore Yearly Meeting, Indiana Yearly Meeting, and Ohio Yearly Meeting. Many of the notes either are categorized by topic, or include topical indices.
Dates: 1759-1887

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 19
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Subject
Temperance 15
Temperance and religion -- Society of Friends 7
Temperance -- Pennsylvania 6
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Quakers -- New Jersey 3
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Antislavery movements 2
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Prisons -- United States 2
Prohibition -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Education 2
Quakers -- History 2
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Temperance -- New York (State) 2
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letters (correspondence) 2
scrapbooks 2
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Outlook (Periodical) 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Pacifism -- United States 1
Peace 1
Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
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
Quaker women -- Diaries 1
Quaker women -- Education 1
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Quakers -- United States 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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