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Quaker women

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 133 Collections and/or Records:

Catherine Brinton Cary papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-187
Overview The collection contains papers related to Catherine Brinton Cary.
Dates: 1829, 1930

Elizabeth Abbott Christ manuscripts

Identifier: HC.MC-950-041
Overview Typed histories: "Florida's First Two Friends Meetings for Divine Worship" and "Orlando-Winter Park Friends Meeting."
Dates: Undated.

Rebecca Timbres Clark Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-026
Overview Rebecca Timbres Clark (1896-2000) was a Quaker nurse and social worker. She and her first husband, Harry Garland Timbres (1899-1937), performed relief work under the auspices of the AFSC in Eastern Europe in 1921-22 and worked with Rabindranath Tagore in Bengal, India, in 1931-34. In 1936-1937, the couple worked in the malaria unit in Soviet Russia. After Harry Timbres' death, Rebecca returned to the U.S. She married Edgar Sydenham Clark (1885-1961) on July 2, 1943, and the couple moved to...
Dates: 1853-1999 [bulk 1920-1990]

Collection of Bringhurst Family Correspondence

Identifier: SFHL-MSS-046
Overview Contains the collected correspondence of the Bringhurst family, largely compiled by C. Marshall Taylor. It includes correspondence, 1780-1806, of Philadelphia Quaker businessman James Bringhurst and his letters received from John Murray of New York City. Bringhurst corresponded with family and prominent friends including John Dickinson, Job Scott, Nathan Hunt, James Pemberton, Jesse Kersey, Lindley Murray and Moses Brown. Of particular interest are descriptions of life in Philadelphia and the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1780 - 1811; 1780 - 1941

Julia Cope Collins signature album

Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-001
Overview The signature album of Julia Cope Collins includes signatures, which are occasionally accompanied by a short note, quote, or sketch by the signer. According to the inscription on the front cover, this "Floral Album" was given to Collins by her mother in August of 1879.
Dates: 1879-1884

Rebecca Conard commonplace book

Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-006
Overview The commonplace book of Rebecca Conard includes poetry, extracts on religious and moral topics, and hymns.
Dates: 1827

Sarah Conard commonplace book

Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-007
Overview The commonplace book of Sarah Conard includes extracts and reflections concerning religion, friendship, virtue, and hope. It also includes a memorandum for Charles William and extracts from "Complaint of an African Woman."
Dates: 1815-1819

Lydia Cooke diaries

Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-014
Overview Lydia Barton Cooke was a Philadelphia Quaker who joined the Hicksites in 1828. Diary entries include prayers, poems, descriptions of domestic duties, social calls from family and friends, Quaker meetings, and discussions of the health of her husband and children. Cooke's diaries also feature religious reflections, potentially concerning the separation between Orthodox and Hicksite.
Dates: 1815-1829

Sarah Wistar Cope commonplace books

Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-008
Overview This collection is comprised of two volumes of the commonplace books of Sarah Wistar Cope. The first volume includes extracts on moral and religious topics, poetry, and pressed leaves. The second volume includes a memorandum of a religious visit to New York, extracts, and an "account of Joseph Hoag's family."
Dates: 1824

Abbie M. Crossman signature album

Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-002
Overview This collection is comprised of the two volumes of signature albums of Abbie M. Crossman.
Dates: 1863-1905