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Archives & Manuscripts

Quaker women

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 133 Collections and/or Records:

Friendly Woman Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-087
Overview This collection contains papers related to the publication of the Quaker periodical, Friendly Woman. Friendly Woman is a quarterly journal focusing on Quaker women's concerns and experiences. The periodical contains essays, fiction, poetry, commentary, and art.

Elizabeth A.W. Furnas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-283
Overview Elizabeth A.W. (Betty) Furnas was an active member of the Society of Friends who served as a member of the Board of Pendle Hill and was a member of the Women's Problems Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and its sucessor, Philadelphia Quaker Women. The collection includes minutes and correspondence, particularly of the latter, as well as published and unpublished writings and other material.

Anna Greene diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-028
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the single, handwritten diary of Anna Greene. Entries focus on prayer and religious reflection.

Amelia Mott Gummere papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1005
Scope and Contents The Amelia Mott Gummere papers (1831, 1881-1937) consist of Mott’s research and writing focused mainly on Quaker topics and John Woolman. The John Woolman series (1831, 1889-1890, 1901-1937) consists of primary source documents both original and reproductions related to John Woolman, including legal records, personal documents, photos, portraits, drawings, reproductions of journal pages, and his published and unpublished works, as well as the Gummere’s research on John Woolman, including...

Catherine Haines commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-017
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Catherine Haines. The volume includes extracts on the art of writing, poetry, extracts of speeches, extracts on child rearing and education, Indians, a memorandum for Susanna James, extracts from William Hunt's illness, and a memorandum of Hannah Shoemaker.

Deborah Haines commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-018
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Deborah Haines and includes poetry, short stories, and hymns, all religious in nature.

Mary R. Haines signature album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-004
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the single volume signature album of Mary R. Haines. The album is composed of signatures from Quaker friends, some accompanied by quotes.

Mary Rhoads Haines memoir

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-041
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the three volumes of handwritten memoirs by Mary Rhoads Haines, written for her children, John and Hannah Garrett. The memoir describes Haines' trip to Great Britain and Ireland, which she took in 1874-1875. The memoir describes the voyage by sea, her arrival in Britain, and travel throughout Britain and Ireland, as well as Quaker meetings she attended, Quaker families visited, tourist destinations visited, and local history, and includes excerpts of letters and...

Caroline Cope Yarnall Hartshorne commonplace books

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-047
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Caroline Cope Yarnall Hartshorne. It includes sketches, postcards, pressed flowers, and poems copied by various friend's of Hartshorne's, including: M.A. Longstreth, S. Longstreth, Susan H. Lloyd, Hannah Whitall Smith, Alfred Cope, M. Newlin, Jane Edge, and Anna Hallowell. Poetry focuses on nature, religion and friendship.

Alice G. Heap poems

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-091
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the typed poems of Alice G. Heap.