Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 205 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the four typed manuscripts: "Memories" by Elizabeth Taber Price, "Barclay Society," (100th anniversary of the Friends' Barclay Society), "Letter of Lucinda Havermore," "Turn Backward, Turn Backward, O Time in Thy Flight."
Overview Fritz Solmitz (1893-1933) was an early and outspoken leader in the opposition to Nazism, an editor of a Social Democratic newspaper in Lübeck and a member of the City council. Because of his active opposition to the Nazis, and probably because he was a Jew, he died of mistreatment in a German prison shortly after Hitler came to power. Karoline Somitz (1893-1966) was, like her husband, active in civic affairs. Much of the collection contains letters and photographs, some translated from German.
Dates: 1929 - 2006
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of Emil Fuch's "George Fox, Seine Botschaft, Seine Wesen un Sein Leben," in German. In English, the title of the manuscript is: "George Fox, his Message, his Essence, and his Life."
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume dissertation at Northwestern University of Walter B. Fulghum, entitled "Quaker Influences on Whitman's Religious Thought." The manuscript analyzes the influences of Quakerism, particularly the influences of Elias Hicks and Hicksite Quakerism, on Walt Whitman's religious though. The manuscript discusses ways in which Whitman's personal demeanor and behavior reflected a Quaker influence, and connects Quakerism to the themes in Whitman's "Leaves of...
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the Garrett family genealogial records, and includes manuscripts concerning family history, research notes, and photographs of family members.
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume, handwritten copy of "The Short Journal of George Fox," transcribed from the original by Emily Jermyn. The manuscript describes the life of George Fox.
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of Marty Voellmy Giessler's autobiography. The autobiography begins with her travel to Berlin from her home in Switzerland. She arrives as a student hoping to study the socialist movement and describes her experiences with other students and members of the "German Youth Movement."