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Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

American Friends Fellowship Council Records

Identifier: SFHL-RG4-004
Overview The American Friends Fellowship Council had its origin in the Fellowship Committee of the American Friends Service Committee. Founded in 1933, its primary purpose was to foster an increased interest in Quakerism throughout the United States and to draw all Friends groups into closer sympathy and fellowship. The Fellowship Council merged with the Friends World Committee, American Section, in 1954. The collection includes correspondence and administrative records, minutes, financial...
Dates: 1933-1954

Associated Executive Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs Documents

Identifier: HC.MC-950-299

This collection contains various reports regarding the education of Indigenous children in Oklahoma between the years 1938-1946 by Quaker, Christian, and Indigenous people. The Indigenous childrens' nation of origin include the Wyandotte Nation, the Seneca Nation, and the Osage Nation. Their schools include The Kickapoo School, the Seneca Indian School, and various Sunday Schools.

Dates: 1932 - 1947; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1947

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1189
Abstract Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton were 20th-century Quaker educators and prolific authors whose areas of expertise included the physical sciences and the Classics. Notably, they also worked for the American Friends Service Committee in Europe, for Friends Center in Tokyo, Japan, and as directors of Pendle Hill, an adult study center in Wallingford, PA. They were both recorded ministers in the Religious Society of Friends. This collection also contains materials of other...
Dates: 1859-2005

Emma Cadbury papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1017

The papers of Emma Cadbury (1875-1965), a Quaker social worker, consist of correspondence, programs, essays, notebooks, and clippings. These papers were kept by Cadbury while attending Quaker Women's Yearly Meetings and summer schools at Haverford and Bryn Mawr Colleges and the George School (Pennsylvania), during the early 20th century.

Dates: 1894-1963

Dickinson-Francisco family papers

 Collection — Othertype SC-027
Identifier: SFHL-SC-027

This collection includes the correspondence, in original and typescript copy, of Hannah Francisco and others of her family. The letters primarily concern family matters, with some discussion by Rowland Reece about the state of Howard Orphan asylum with which he was involved. Other correspondents include Joseph and Esther Dickinson, and Miriam Maxwell. Also included are genealogical notes on the Dickinson family.

Dates: 1844-1931

Friends Freedmen's Association Records

Identifier: SFHL-RG4-024
Overview Friends' Freedmen's Association was an organization of Philadelphia Quakers founded in 1863 as Friends' Association of Philadelphia and Its Vicinity, for the Relief of Colored Freemen. Its purpose was to provide relief and education to formerly enslaved people during and after the Civil War. The name was changed circa 1873. From 1947-1955 the Association supported black students in schools and summer work camps. From 1955-1970 the income from investments was used to provide grants for...
Dates: 1863-1982

"Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought"

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-046

This manuscript, entitled "Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought," edited by Francis Doan Hole, includes a description of his early life, attendance at Earlham College, and essays written by Allen David Hole, which include "The Prophet," "Fundamental Concepts," "Real Safeguards for Individuals and Nations," and "He doeth all things well."

Dates: 1945

S. Francis Nicholson Family Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-275

S. Francis Nicholson was a prominent Quaker investment banker, longtime officer of Provident National Bank, Philadelphia, and active in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, A.F.S.C., and Friends Fiduciary Corporation. The collection contains correspondence, financial records, memorabilia, and other papers reflecting his career and life with his wife, Evelyn Haworth Nicholson.

Dates: 1900-2005

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Committee on Race Relations and its predecessors (1919-1970)

 Collection — Othertype SW/Phy/800
Identifier: QM-Phy-800

Records, 1921-1969, of the Race Relations Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and its predecessors, the Anti-Lynching Committee (1919-1921), Committee on the Interests of the Colored Race (1921-1929) Committee on Race Relations (1921-1929), and the Joint Committee on Race Relations(1929-1955).

Dates: 1921-1969

"From the Wabash to the Delaware"

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-098
Overview Thomas Raeburn White wrote this manuscript for his children and their descendants. The volume begins with a brief genealogical history of White's ancestors, who came from England or Scotland, and initially settled in the Carolinas. White describes how the family migrated to Indiana when his father was a child, in search of a more religiously tolerant community, and provides brief family history for his mother and father. White also describes his childhood, early education, Quaker...
Dates: Undated.

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Society of Friends -- Education 2
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African Americans -- Civil rights 1
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African Americans -- Education -- Virginia 1
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African Americans -- Services for -- Southern States 1
American periodicals 1
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Civil rights movements -- Pennsylvania 1
Civil rights workers -- Pennsylvania 1
Classicists 1
Declaration of Intention (Petition) 1
Delaware Indians 1
Education -- Southern States 1
Freedmen -- Education -- Southern States 1
Freedmen -- Services for -- Southern States 1
Freedmen -- Southern States 1
Indians of North America -- Oklahoma 1
Kickapoo Indians -- History 1
Levittown (N.Y.) -- History 1
Lynching 1
Mexico 1
Modoc Indians -- History 1
Nonprofit organizations -- Southern States 1
Oklahoma 1
Osage Indians -- History 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Race relations 1
Philippines 1
Philippines -- Photographs 1
Philippines -- Social life and customs 1
Photography 1
Photography -- History 1
Poland -- History 1
Quaker women 1
Quaker women -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Education 1
Quakers -- Indiana 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 1
Race relations -- Pennsylvania 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Racism -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Reports 1
Research notes 1
Rose Valley (Pa.) 1
Schools -- Southern States 1
Seneca Indians 1
Seneca Indians -- Education 1
Seneca Indians -- Reservations 1
Shawnee Indians -- History 1
Silesia (Poland : Voivodeship) -- History 1
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires 1
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Society of Friends -- Hawaii -- Honolulu 1
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Society of Friends -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
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