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Archives & Manuscripts

Quakers -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 592 Collections and/or Records:

Iwao Frederick Ayusawa correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-008
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the personal correspondence of Iwao Frederick Ayusawa.
Dates: 1945, 1950-1954

James A. Babbitt photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-06-002
Scope and Content note This collection includes photographs from WWI Europe. Photographs include those taken on the ship to Europe, at a hospital in France, and at a number of battlefields throughout Europe. This volume includes graphic images of war casualties.
Dates: Undated

James A. Babbitt scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-003
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of four volumes of James Babbitt's scrapbooks, which are composed of pamphlets and clippings related to collegiate sports, and a variety of organizations that Babbitt belonged to.
Dates: 1894-1910, undated

Bacon family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-012
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single volume diary, as well as correspondence from various members of the Bacon family.
Dates: 1881, 1874-1887, 1908-1909

David Bacon financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-009
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the financial records of David Bacon, and financial materials related to his will.
Dates: 1809

Francis Bacon diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-004
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of the two original, handwritten diaries of Francis Bacon, kept during the years 1841-1843, and 1858-1862. Entries describe Bacon’s daily life, including descriptions of the weather, Quaker meetings he attended, business transactions, social calls with friends and family, and the births, deaths, and marriages within the Quaker community.
Dates: 1841-1862

George Bacon diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-005
Scope and Content note This collection is composed of seventeen, handwritten volumes of George Bacon's diaries from 1813-1829. All of Bacon's diaries were written in "the Gentleman's Annual Pocket Remembrancer," which, in addition to Bacon's daily entries, includes an almanac, lists of members of the U.S. government, and a list of the Army and Navy for each year. In addition to the seventeen original volumes of diaries, the collection includes a folder of partial transcripts of Bacon's diaries, some typed, some...
Dates: 1813-1829

"Biographical Sketch of Joshua Longstreth Baily"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-007
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume typed manuscript biography of Joshua Longstreth Baily, written by Alfred Baily. The volume includes a brief history of the Baily family, and is largely composed of extracts of Joshua Baily's letters.
Dates: 1955

Joshua L. Baily account book

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-001
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume account book of Joshua L. Baily. The volume was originally used as an account book, from 1794-1795, and was later re purposed by Baily as a diary or timeline of events in his life, dated 1826-1915. The section of the volume that acts as an account book includes an index, in which individuals are organized alphabetically, and entries record amounts paid or owned, the goods purchased, and the currency used. Goods listed are mainly dry goods and...
Dates: 1794-1915

Joshua L. Baily notes on quaker meetings

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-003
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of Joshua Baily's notes on the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, as well as various Quarterly meetings. The collection includes Baily's original handwritten notes, a volume of typed notes compiled later, and related materials, such as letters and extracts of sermons.
Dates: 1826-1871