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British Friends' letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-861
Overview Letters of English Friends containing information on Quaker history as well as religious and cultural activities. The collection also includes letters relating to the activities of early Friends.
Dates: 1650 - 1985

Letters to "Miss Brooks"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-257
Overview This collection includes three letters written to "Miss Brooks."
Dates: 1950

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.
Dates: 1876-1967

Brown Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1300
Overview This collection primarily contains correspondence of members of the Brown family. It also contains biographical information about some of the members of the family.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1870-1972

Thomas Wistar Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1321
Scope and Contents Correspondence, letter books, diaries, scrapbooks, account books, deeds, marriage certificates, genealogical material, and miscellaneous manuscript and printed items of, or about, Thomas Wistar Brown (1826-1916), his father Moses Brown (1793-1878), his mother Mary (Wistar) Brown (b. 1807), his brother Moses Brown (b. 1829), his wife Mary (Farnum) Brown, his son John Farnum Brown (1873-1894) and others. Under correspondence, there are four letters from Eliza Paul (Kirkbride) Gurney to Elizabeth...
Dates: 1701-1917

Bucks Auxiliary Bible Association of Friends (Bucks County, Pa.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-011
Overview The Bucks Auxiliary Bible Association of Friends, a Quaker Bible distribution society, located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, was established in 2nd month, 1830, under the Bible Association of Friends in America. Its purpose was to supply “Friends and others with the Holy Scripture, “to encourage “the frequent and serious perusal of them”, and to promote “a more accurate knowledge of their invaluable contents”. All subscriptions collected by the Auxiliary were turned over to the parent body,...
Dates: 1830-1845

Edward S. Burd and Eli K. Price papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-032
Overview These papers are the from a law firm in Philadelphia, run by Edward Shippen Burd (1779-1848) and Eli Kirk Price (1779-1884).
Dates: 1805-1855

Israel Burshatin correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-001-022
Overview This collection consists of two letters from Spanish poet, essayist, and novelist Juan Goytisolo to Haverford College Professor of Spanish Israel Burshatin regarding a potential visit to campus.
Dates: 1984-1985

Byberry Library Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-013
Overview Byberry Library Company was founded in 1794 and incorporated in 1799. Located in the Byberry section of Philadelphia, Pa., the Library was generally under Quaker management. The collection includes the minutes of the director's meetings; constitution and by-laws, financial and property records, and miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1794-1922

Byberry School Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-014
Overview The Byberry School Association was formed in 1837 by several members of the Society of Friends, mostly members of Byberry Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) for the purpose of raising stock to buy land and erect a secondary school in Byberry, Pennsylvania. It includes minutes, financial records, and some miscellaneous papers.
Dates: 1837-1844

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 268
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 58
Bryn Mawr College 35
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1
 
Subject
correspondence 249
Quakers 169
Quakers -- History 154
letters (correspondence) 92
photographs 44
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diaries 43
Quakers -- Family relationships 42
manuscripts (documents) 40
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 32
financial records 25
Quaker women 24
clippings (information artifacts) 22
Quakers -- Correspondence 21
commonplace books 21
Society of Friends -- Charities -- Records and correspondence 19
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 17
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 14
Quakers -- Social life and customs 14
minutes (administrative records) 14
scrapbooks 14
Haverford (Pa.) 13
Quakers -- Travel 12
family papers 12
Quakers -- Education 11
Society of Friends 11
World War, 1914-1918 11
research notes 11
Bryn Mawr (Pa.) 10
Education 10
Indians of North America 10
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 10
Travel 10
World War, 1939-1945 10
Social service -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 9
Women in education 9
Antislavery movements -- United States 8
Quaker businesspeople 8
Quaker missionaries 8
Quakers -- United States 8
Society of Friends -- Correspondence 8
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 8
Wills 8
deeds 8
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 7
Poetry 7
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 7
Society of Friends -- Japan 7
Women in charitable work -- Pennsylvania 7
genealogies (histories) 7
photograph albums 7
publications (documents) 7
Charities -- Pennsylvania 6
Japan 6
Literature 6
Poor -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 6
Quakers -- Great Britain 6
Reports 6
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 6
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 6
Women -- Education -- Pennsylvania 6
postcards 6
sketches 6
speeches (documents) 6
African Americans -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 5
Archaeology 5
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Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 5
Women -- Education 5
lecture notes 5
newsletters 5
notebooks 5
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century 4
American poetry 4
Archaeology and history 4
Art 4
Children -- Institutional care -- Pennsylvania 4
Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 4
Philadelphia (Pa.) 4
Quaker women -- United States 4
Refugees 4
Society of Friends -- Education 4
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 4
Society of Friends -- Missions 4
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 4
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Language
English 359
Spanish; Castilian 2
Multiple languages 1
 
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Haverford College 27
Bryn Mawr College 25
American Friends Service Committee 14
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 6
Society of Friends 6
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Westtown Boarding School 6
Cope family 5
Fox, George 4
Harvard University 4
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 4
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 4
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 4
American Red Cross 3
American School of Classical Studies at Athens 3
Brown, Caroline Cadbury, 1851-1914 3
Cadbury family 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Cope, Thomas Pim 3
Evans family 3
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 3
Guilford College 3
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 3
Jones, Mary Hoxie 3
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) 3
Morris family 3
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 3
Morris, Margaret Hill 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Indian Committee 3
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 3
Rhoads, Samuel, 1806-1868 3
Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 3
Sharpless family 3
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 3
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 3
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 3
Allinson family 2
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 2
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 2
Archaeological Institute of America 2
Association for the Care of Colored Orphans 2
Bacon family 2
Benson, Lewis 2
Bettle family 2
Bettle, Samuel 2
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 2
Brinton family 2
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 2
Brown family 2
Brown, Thomas Kite, 1851-1929 2
Brown, Thomas Kite, 1885-1944 2
Canton Christian College 2
Carpenter, Rhys 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Comly, John, 1773-1850 2
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 2
Davison, John (John H.) 2
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 2
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 2
Earlham College 2
Eastman School of Music 2
Edwards family 2
Eliot, Charles William 2
Female Association of Philadelphia for the Relief of the Sick and Infirm Poor with Clothing 2
Fisher family 2
Fisher, Thomas 2
Fothergill, Samuel 2
Friends Instruction Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends' Association of Philadelphia and Its Vicinity, for the Relief of Colored Freedmen 2
Garrett, Thomas Harrison 2
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 2
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 2
Gurney, Eliza Paul, 1801-1881 2
Haines, Samuel Bunting, 1840-1863 2
Hartshorne, Anna C. (Anna Cope) 2
Hilles, Margaret Hill Smith, 1786-1882 2
Howell family 2
Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.) 2
Jones, Eli 2
Jones, Sybil 2
Kelsey, Rayner Wickersham 2
Kite family 2
Kite, Mary, 1793?-1861 2
Ladd, Benjamin 2
Leeds, Josiah W. (Josiah Woodward) 2
Letchworth, Elizabeth Kite 2
Letchworth, John 2
Ly , Juwan Usang 2
McBride, Katharine Elizabeth 2
Moore, Marianne 2
Morley, Christopher 2
Morris, Samuel Buckley (1791-1859) 2
Mott, James, 1788-1868 2
Mott, John, 1783-1848 2
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 2
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 2
Nitobe, Inazō, 1862-1933 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Penn Sewing School (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 2
Price, Eli K. (Eli Kirk), 1797-1884 2
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