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Quakers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 562 Collections and/or Records:

Joel Bean papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-017
Overview This collection is comprised of the papers of Joel Bean, and includes notes, clippings, and printed photographs of various quakers.
Dates: 1914

Gustave Auguste de Beaumont papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-018
Overview This collection is comprised of the single letter from Gustave de Beaumont to Samuel Wood, as well as clippings from the Bulletin of Friends Historical Association, regarding Tocqueville and Beaumont in Philadelphia.
Dates: 1831, 1952

"The Philadelphia Quakers in the Industrial Age: 1865-1920"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-012
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of Phillip S. Benjamin's dissertation for Columbia University, entitled, "The Philadelphia Quakers in the Industrial Age: 1865-1920," and materials related to the manuscript, including an undated draft and Benjamin's notes for his dissertation, which are kept on notecards. Benjamin's dissertation describes and analyzes Quaker's responses to the changing social conditions in America, created by industrialization and urbanization and the increasing homogenization and...
Dates: 1976

"The White Quakers Dublin, 1842-1858"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-136
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume excercise book, in which is a copy of an essay entitled "The White Quakers of Dublin, 1842-1848" by Ernest H. Bennis. The essay focuses on Joshua Jacob, an Irish Quaker who began his own branch of Quakerism, called the "White Quakers."
Dates: Undated

Lewis Benson papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-020
Overview This collection contains a letter from Lewis Benson to Henry Cadbury and a typed manuscript of Benson's lecture on "The Christian Universalism of George Fox."
Dates: 1959

"Bernard Barton, Quaker Poet"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-139
Scope and Content note Photocopy of a typed manuscript written by Mildred Ayars Purnell, submitted as partial fulfillment for her M.A. in English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University.
Dates: 1941

Bettle family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-024
Overview This collection contains the personal correspondence of Elizabeth, Mary, and Samuel Bettle.
Dates: 1825-1890

Bettle Family materials

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-245
Overview This collection contains eight letters written to members of the Bettle family.
Dates: 1825-1846

Jane Bettle correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-023
Overview This collection is comprised of the personal correspondence of Jane Bettle.
Dates: 1813-1851

Israel Howell Birdsall account book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-002
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Israel Howell Birdsall. The volumes includes an index, in which individuals are organized alphabetically. Entries record amounts paid or owed, the goods purchased, and the currency used. Majority of entries include the purchase and sale of: oil, oil meal (used as food for livestock), flax seed, plaster, beans, apples, and butter.
Dates: 1810-1819