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Archives & Manuscripts

Quakers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 562 Collections and/or Records:

Catherine Brinton Cary papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-187
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single folder of papers related to Catherine Brinton Cary, and includes a copy of a short book entitled "Ibaraki Here and There" about a trip to Japan, a poem composed on the death of Charles Fisher (1829), and a typed "Chronology of Her Life" by Edith Sharpless.
Dates: 1829, 1930

Stephen G. Cary papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1240
Overview Stephen G. Cary graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1933 and from Haverford College in 1937, earning a master's degree in international administration from Columbia University in 1943. Between 1946 and 1969, Cary worked for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), and was the chairman of the AFSC from 1979-1991. Cary was a member of the Haverford College Board of Managers from 1955-1969. In 1969 he joined the staff as vice president of development. He was acting president of...
Dates: 1930-2002

Certificates of Removal

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-300
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of original and photocopied Quaker certificates of removal.
Dates: Undated

Harold J. Chance papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1214
Abstract Harold J. Chance (1898-1975) worked for peace education through the American Friends Service Committee, the Peace Caravans, the Youth Section of the Emergency Peace Campaign, the Institute of International Relations, and the Friends Peace Service from 1934-1964. Included in the Harold Chance papers are correspondence, journals, writings, mailings, reports, and materials on the Friends Peace Service. Also included are Harold Haines Brinton's (1884-1973) lectures and course notes on topics such...
Dates: 1938-1964

Isaac Chapman letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-003
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the single handwritten letterbook of Isaac Chapman. The book contains business correspondence, particularly related to the buying and selling of real estate, and information related to financial accounts and investments. All letters appear to be addressed to Wrightstown, Pa. Letter writers include: Henry R. Fell, James Buchanan, Edward Roberts, James Barten, E.W. Clark, Joseph Satterthwaite, Thomas Miller, Ellwood Lewis, Charles Meyers, Benjamin Scattergood, and...
Dates: 1874-1904

Charles F. Jenkins Autograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-031
Overview Collection consists of over 450 original letters, documents, and photographs collected by Charles Francis Jenkins (1865-1951) of personalities distinguished in American history, politics, international and cultural affairs, and in the Society of Friends in Britain and the US.
Dates: 1656-1940

"The Vision of Isaac Childs"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-019
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of three handwritten copies of the manuscripts of "The Vision of Isaac Childs, which he saw in the year 1757, concerning Pennsylvania, the land of his nativity."
Dates: 1757

China, Maine Monthly Meeting records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-040
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the correspondence between members of the China, Maine Monthly Meeting and friends in Nova Scotia, and a single volume of meeting minutes for China, Maine Monthly meeting.
Dates: 1852-1860

Elizabeth Abbott Christ manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-041
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of typed histories of "Florida's First Two Friends Meetings for Divine Worship," and "Orlando-Winter Park Friends Meeting."
Dates: Undated

J. Churchman commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-048
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the single volume commonplace book of J. Churchman, and includes "An Account of sundry Remarkable Espressions spoken by John Churchman," "Sermon delivered by Joseph White of America at Grace Church Meeting House, London, 1760," "Some Expressions dropp'd from Mordecai Yarnall," "To the Monthly and Quarterly and Particular Meetings in the County of Hertford, 1778," "The Prophecy of James Usher, 1st Lord Primate, etc. of Ireland, of the Rebellion 40 years before,"...
Dates: Undated