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Memorials

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

"Memorials"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-073
Overview These memorials are written for various Quaker women, including Hannah A. Jenkins, Mary Allen Hanbury, Hannah G. Field, Mary Mekeel, and Avis Alsop, and give brief biographical information for each woman, and many describe their final moments.
Dates: Undated.

Emmy Noether materials

 Collection
Identifier: BMC.2012-15
Overview Born in Germany, Emmy Noether was a distinguished mathematician who immigrated to the United States as a refugee Jewish scholar in the 1930s where she took a teaching position at Bryn Mawr College. During the 1934-1935 academic year Noether taught one graduate level course in Algebra in the department of mathematics. Noether died suddenly in 1935 at the Bryn Mawr Hospital. The collection consists mainly of material written about Noether and memorializing Noether.
Dates: 1885 - 1935; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1935

Pike family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-149
Overview Collection contains letters, memorials, commonplace books, and miscellaneous items of the Pike family, especially Sarah Pike, and letters of Thomas Scattergood to his son, Alfred Scattergood.
Dates: 1769-1902

W.S. Sampson Memorial Book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-046
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume memorial book for W.S. Sampson. The volume includes three pages of hand illustrated quotations, including a quote from a poem by John Greenleaf Whittier.
Dates: 1878

Smith family commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-050
Overview This commonplace book features writings from the Smith family.
Dates: Undated.

"Lives of the Ministers of the Gospel Among the People Called Quakers"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-087
Overview The manuscripts of John Smith's "The Lives of Ministers of the Gospel Among the People called Quakers" are comprised of entries about Quaker ministers, arranged alphabetically. Entries briefly describe the life of each minister, largely relying upon quoted testimonies from Monthly and Yearly Meetings.
Dates: 1770