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Albany Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-A417
Overview Includes: Women's Preparative Meeting minutes, 1833-1865; Men's Preparative Meeting minutes, 1833-1870.

Albert Einstein Institution Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-220
Abstract The Albert Einstein Institution was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to advancing the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world. It is committed to the defense of freedom, democracy, and the reduction of political violence through the use of nonviolent action. The principle founder of the Albert Einstein Institution is Dr. Gene Sharp. To further its mission, the Institution has supported research projects, actively consulted with resistance and pro-democracy...

Henry H. Albertson collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1110
Scope and Contents Includes letters, many of which are by and to William Hodgson (1804-1878). Al lor most of the letter writers are Friends; a number of them are British Friends. Topics often include visits to other Friends, attending Meeting, health, religious or philosophical reflections, and because of the period of writing, often refer openly or obliquely to the Wilbur-Gurney controversy

Hans Albrecht manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-003
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the typed manuscript report of Hans Albrecht's visit to the United States from Germany in 1926, written in German. The sections of the report include topics such as, "factory farms and workers questions," "politics," "prohibition," "school and culture," and "the negro problem."

Horace Gundry Alexander Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-140
Abstract Horace Alexander was born in England in 1889 and died in the United States in 1989. As a life-long member of the Religious Society of Friends, he was interested in Indian rights and worked with Gandhi and others for many years to lobby for it. He wrote books about Gandhi and other subjects.

Alexandria Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-A441
Scope and Contents Records of Alexandria Monthly Meeting, 1802-2011. Includes men's and joint minutes 1802-1933, 1946-59, 1964-2011 (with a few gaps), women's minutes 1853-77, vital records 1823-1940, Ministers and Elders minutes 1829-1944, financial and property records 1802-1906 and 1933-34, committee records 1927-31, and miscellaneous 1960-2003.

Alexandria Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-B-A442
Scope and Contents Records of Alexandria Preparative Meeting, 1800-62. Includes men's and joint minutes 1833-62 and financial and property records 1800-49.

Alfred H. Bloom papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG6-D13
Overview Alfred H. Bloom was the 13th President of Swarthmore College (1991-2009). One of Swarthmore's longest-serving presidents, he emphasized the importance of intellectual rigor, diversity, and social responsibility on campus, and is best known for revitalizing the Honors Program and eliminating varsity football. A linguistics scholar, Bloom formerly held faculty positions at Swarthmore College and Pitzer College, and resigned from his Swarthmore Presidency to become Vice Chancellor of NYU Abu...

Alfred Monthly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-NY-A435
Overview Includes: minutes of Alfred Monthly Meeting and its predecessor, Finger Lakes Monthly Meeting, 1952-1984. Vol. 1965-1969 also includes Alfred Preparative Meeting minutes, 1952-1969.

Alice B. Hammond scrapbook

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Identifier: 9LS -10
Overview Alice Bradford Hammond graduated from Bryn Mawr in 1898 and later studied Greek and Latin at Yale. She was an expert linguist in Greek and Latin. She died in 1951. The Alice B. Hammond scrapbook consists of the Hammond's one volume scrapbook. The scrapbook is undated, and consists primarily of photographs.
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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Quakers -- History 591
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Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 113
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 89
letters (correspondence) 84
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 82
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 79
Quakers -- Family relationships 78
commonplace books 77
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financial records 74
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Society of Friends -- Education 70
photographs 69
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 68
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 67
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Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 62
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 62
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genealogies (histories) 60
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Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 47
clippings (information artifacts) 47
travel literature 45
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 42
Quaker women -- United States 42
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scrapbooks 38
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Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 33
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 32
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 31
minutes (administrative records) 31
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Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 30
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Indians of North America 29
Quaker businesspeople 29
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Swarthmore (Pa.) 27
autobiographies (documents) 27
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Peace movements -- United States 26
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Quakers -- United States 24
notebooks 24
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World War, 1914-1918 23
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Society of Friends 22
Antinuclear movement -- United States 21
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Names
Swarthmore College 153
American Friends Service Committee 106
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Bryn Mawr College 60
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 47
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 44
Civilian Public Service 38
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 34
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 30
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 27
Westtown Boarding School 27
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 24
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 24
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 24
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 24
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 23
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 22
Fox, George 21
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1699-1827 : Delaware County, Pa.) 21
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : Orthodox : 1827- : Delaware County, Pa.) 20
War Resisters League 20
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 20
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 18
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 18
League of Nations 18
United Nations 18
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 18
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 17
Penn, William, 1644-1718 17
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 16
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 16
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 16
Willoughby, George, pacifist 16
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 15
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 15
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 15
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 14
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 14
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 14
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 14
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 14
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 13
Lyttle, Bradford 13
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 13
Comly, John, 1773-1850 12
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 12
Kaufman, Abraham 12
Lloyd family 12
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 12
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 12
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 12
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 11
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 11
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 11
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 11
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 11
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 10
Cope family 10
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 10
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 10
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 10
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 10
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 10
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 10
Newton, Ray 10
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 10
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 10
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 10
Baer, Gertrude 9
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 9
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 9
Brown family 9
Committee for Nonviolent Action 9
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 9
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 9
Forbes, Rose Dabney, 1864-1947 9
Fothergill, Samuel 9
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 9
McReynolds, David 9
Morris family 9
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 9
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 9
Society of Friends 9
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 9
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 9
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 9
Woman's Peace Party 9
American Peace Society 8
Andrews, Fannie Fern, 1867-1950 8
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 8
Cadbury family 8
Carner, Lucy Perkins, 1886-1983 8
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 8
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 8
Earlham College 8
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 8
Friends World Committee for Consultation 8
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 8
Gulick, Sidney Lewis, 1860-1945 8
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 8
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