Friends World Conference, 2nd (1937) (Swarthmore College; Haverford College)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Friends World Committee on Consultation records
Three separate sets of records of Friends World Conferences, the first through the third, dated 1926-1952.
Dates: 1926-1929, 1934-1937, 1949-1952
Benjamin F. Whitson Family Papers
Overview Benjamin F. Whitson (1867-1957) of Moylan, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, was a Quaker businessman. Whitson was active in Quaker affairs such as Friends World Conference in 1937 and the Fellowship of Reconciliation, and in Quaker concerns such as peace, temperance, and education. He was the son of Thomas H. and Phebe (Cooper) Whitson, and his family and extended family has deep Quaker associations. Both Benjamin Whitson and his father, were recognized as Quaker ministers and made visits to...