Delaware County (Pa.) -- History -- Sources
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Contains the papers of the Allen Family, a Quaker family of Philadelphia and Delaware County, Pennsylvania, which traced its ancestry back to one of William Penn's commissioners. Includes papers relating to the Allen and related Breidenhart, Casdorp, Gibbons, Hubley, Jacobs, Matlack, and Samuel families. The Allen family papers contain extensive genealogical material, family correspondence, journals and memorials which provide excellent source material on Quaker family life in the 19th century...
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Campaign for Peace and Justice
Abstract Includes: correspondence and meeting agendas and minutes.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2001-2002
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Campaign for Peace-Middle East
Abstract Includes: correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, flyers, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990-1992
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Committee-Hiroshima-Nagasaki
Abstract Includes: correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, flyers regarding the August 6, 1986 commemoration; also a play written about the bombings and the aftermath by Steve Friedman titled "Fallout".
Dates: Majority of material found in 1986
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Peace Action
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Wage Peace and Justice
Abstract Primarily printouts of emails regarding activities of Delaware County Wage Peace & Justice.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2002-
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-International Arms Trade Action Group
Abstract Includes correspondence, meeting agendas, minutes and notes, flyers, and reference material. Correspondents include Alison D. Oldham, J. Tucker Taylor, Willard C. Richan, and Curt Weldon.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1994-1995
Scope and Contents This is a collection of printed ephemera and related correspondence of Charles Palmer of Chester, Pennsylvania. The materials reflect his interests in temperance and other social reforms, politics, the Society of Friends, and other topics. While there is a small amount of correspondence, most is related to business or community involvement on Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peace Center of Delaware County