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New York Quarterly Meeting Workroom Committee photographs

Identifier: SFHL-PA-116
Overview The Workroom, a project of the 15th Street and 20th Street New York Monthly Meetings, was established in 1940 by the Joint Peace and Service Committee of the New York Monthly Meetings. The sewing room produced garments for needy children during World War II. This collection contains one photo album, two packets of snapshots, and one folder of sixteen loose photographs. The photo album documents the Workroom activities as well as international photos of recipients of garments, with descriptions....
Dates: 1940 - 1976

New York Quarterly Meeting Workroom Committee Records

Identifier: QM-NY-N478
Overview Includes records of the Workroom, a project of the New York Monthly Meetings. Records consist of minutes, corre spondence,financial Records history, photographs and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1940-1978

Josiah P. Marvel collected Quaker Emergency Service records

Identifier: SFHL-SC-221
Abstract Collection contains primarily Marvel's files on the wartime projects of the Quaker Emergency Service, 1942-1945, and its postwar Civilian Readjustment Committee, including typed minutes, 1947-1961. Also includes papers concerning the Spears Mobile Clinic which operated in Syria with the help of the Friends Ambulance Unit, including a typescript describing the mission; the dispersal of French funds, 1954-1958, raised by Mme. de la Noue for her Centre Guynemer and deposited with the Quaker...
Dates: 1942-1966

Rockland County Peace Association Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-121
Overview The Rockland County Peace Association was a small local peace group begun in 1930 to stimulate popular education and public opinion with a view to the prevention of war. It carried on relief work during World War II through the American Friends Service Committee.
Dates: 1930-1950

Stephen G. Cary collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1320
Overview This collection contains the personal materials of Stephen G. Cary and historical materials collected by Cary about his relatives.
Dates: 1714-2003

Swarthmore College Civilian Foreign Service Training Program records

Identifier: SFHL-RG6-J03
Overview During World War II, Swarthmore College offered relief and reconstruction training programs, initially at the graduate level for men in the Civilian Public Service (CPS), and later as an undergraduate major. This collection consists of meeting minutes, correspondence, syllabi, reports, and other documents relating to Civilian Foreign Service (CFS) training programs at colleges and universities, particularly the CFS program at Swarthmore. The collection was compiled by J. Roland Pennock, a...
Dates: 1942-1946

John Wood, Jr. and Jean Brown Wood Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Wood, John
Overview John Wood served in Civilian Public Service (CPS) at the Big Flats CPS Camp (#46) in Big Flats, New York, during 1942-1943, and for a short time in 1943 at Guilford College (unit #101).
Dates: 1934-1943

Elizabeth Biddle Yarnall Refugee Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-256
Overview Elizabeth Biddle Yarnall and her husband, D. Robert Yarnall, were Quakers, active in the American Friends Service Committee relief efforts. They worked with the Quaker center in Vienna, Austria, during the summer of 1938 to help in the emigration of German and Austrian Jews. The collection contains correspondence concerning their work with refugees and letters from refugees asking for assistance, especially the musician and composers Karl Weigl and his wife, Vally, who emigrated in October...
Dates: 1938-1945

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Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
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Children's Crusade for Children 1
Church of the Brethren 1
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Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Comfort family 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Ambulance Unit Post-War Service 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Relief Service 1
Friends War Relief Service (London, England) 1
Friends' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gamble, Ralph A. (Ralph Abernathy), 1885-1959 1
Grellet family 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Leiper, McCarrell H. 1
MacKellar, Walter 1
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 1
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : Orthodox : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 1
National Committee on Food for the Five Small Democracies 1
National Committee on Food for the Small Democracies 1
National Peace Conference (U.S.) 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1958-1974 : New York, N.Y.). Workroom Committee 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.). Peace and Service Committee 1
O'Day, Caroline, 1875-1943 1
Pennock, J. Roland (James Roland), 1906-1995 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Quaker Emergency Service Readjustment Center (New York, N.Y.) 1
Rockland County Peace Association (Rockland County, N.Y.) 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 1
Sayre, Kathleen Whitaker 1
Spears Mobile Clinics 1
Swarthmore College 1
Weigl, Karl, 1881-1949 1
Weigl, Vally 1
Wood, John 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
Yarnall, D. Robert (David Robert), 1878-1967 1
Yarnall, Elizabeth Biddle, 1897-1975 1
Youth Peace Group (U.S.) 1
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