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Archives & Manuscripts

Quakers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 562 Collections and/or Records:

Joshua L. Baily commonplace books

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-005
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two volumes of Joshua Baily's commonplace books. Volume 1 is composed of extracts organized by topics such as: benevolence, courage, doing for Jesus, fear, forgiveness, honesty, lying, missionaries, prayer, resignation, and truthfulness. Volume 2 is composed of extracts of essays on literature, and copied poems.
Dates: Undated

Roland Herbert Bainton papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-011
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two photocopies of materials collected by Roland Herbert Bainton.
Dates: Undated

Baltimore Yearly Meeting correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-013
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single folder of the typed correspondence of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting. Many of the letters are addressed to or from Allen C. Thomas and Kirk Brown.
Dates: 1909

"Apologie de la Vraie Theologie Christienne"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-009
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the four volumes of Robert Barclay's "Apology," translated into French by Georges Liens. The Apology summarized the early Quaker theological concerns of the beliefs of Friends as Barclay heard them preached by Fox and other influential Friends.
Dates: Undated

"Philadelphia's Arch Street Meeting House: A Biography"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-010
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of the single volume typed manuscript of Gergory Barnes' "Philadelphia's Arch Street Meeting House: A Biography." The manuscript provides a history of Philadelphia's Arch Street Meeting House from the purchase of the land by William Penn in 1683 to the present, including important Quaker individuals, the influence of Philadelphia's history on the Meeting House, the Orthodox-Hicksite separation, and the Wilburite-Gurneyites.
Dates: 2011

Bartlett family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-014
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the correspondence, school records, financial records, legal documents, and miscellaneous papers of various members of the Bartlett family.
Dates: 1842-1859

Bernard Barton letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-002
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the single handwritten letterbook of Bernard Barton, as well as correspondence related to the history of the letterbook, dated 1942.The letterbook contains personal correspondence from friends and family, and are often related to personal and family news, Barton's poetry and writings, and literature in general. Letter writers include; Charles Lamb, Thomas Campbell, Elizabeth Fry, Charles Lloyd, Andrew Ritchie, Robert Southey, John Scott, Horatio Smith,...
Dates: 1822-1837

"The Boston Broad Brim"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-011
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single, handwritten volume manuscript of George A Barton's, entitled "The Boston Broad Brim." The piece appears to be satirical in nature, and, according to the introduction supplied by the manuscript, "The Boston Broad Brim is published Semi-Occasionally for the benefit of the Boston Meeting. It is the official organ of the Whittier Association," and was previously called the "Highland Hall News, and was a weekly paper." This volume provides a brief ...
Dates: 1884

George A. Barton papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-015
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the two copies of the manuscripts of George Aaron Barton, as well as correspondence related to the collection.
Dates: 1951

James Bean papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-016
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of two folders of the correspondence and notes of James Bean.
Dates: 1909-1911