Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
This collection includes letters, documents, and photographs of 18th, 19th, and early 20th century family members mostly of the Quaker Cary, Cope, Elkinton, Gilpin, Newlin, Stokes, and Waln families.
The Cope-Evans papers cover the years 1683 to 2012, and detail the history of the inter-related Cope and Evans families, important Philadelphia-area Quakers. The papers are divided into four series: Personal and Family papers, Business papers, J. Morris Evans papers, and Miscellaneous.
Letters (with accompanying poetry, acrostics, drawings, clippings, etc.), marriage certificates, photographs, friendship book, estate related papers, account books, and computer disks. Primarily letters of the closely related Quaker families of Cope and Evans of Germantown (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania); other families include Brown, Drinker, and Haines.
This collection includes photocopies of letters from Joseph and Hannah Evans addressed to their children William, Joseph, and Mary, while they attended Westtown Boarding School. Also included are letters from William Evans to his parents, and from Joseph Evans to his brother. These letters primarily relate family news.
This collection contains materials collected and donated by Frank Evans, spanning the years 1776-1978. Included in the collection are the letters, inventories, business documents, stories, geneological records, photographs, and daguerreotypes of prominant Quaker families, the Smith, Evans, Carter, Cope, Waring, and Whiteall families.
The papers of Quaker William Bacon Evans (1875-1964), a traveler to the Middle East, including Palestine, Syria and Lebanon and to Europe. His letters and journals are complemented by letters to him from a number of prominent people.
Correspondence, diaries, legal and business papers, artifacts, printed volumes, scrapbook, account books, marriage certificates, deeds, photographs and photo-album, computer disks, typed transcripts and various misc. papers. Papers are chiefly of the related Quaker families of Stokes, Evans, Cope and Wistar of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
- letters (correspondence) 3
- Quakers -- Education 2
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
- photographs 2
- Conscientious objection 1
- Health 1
- Middle East -- Description and travel 1
- Quaker businesspeople 1
- Quaker philanthropists 1
- Quaker politicians 1
- Quakers 1
- Quakers -- Family relationships 1
- Quakers -- Middle East 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 1
- Quakers in business 1
- Society of Friends -- Missions -- Lebanon 1
- Society of Friends -- Missions -- Syria 1
- Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Haverford 1
- business records 1
- correspondence 1
- daguerreotypes (photographs) 1
- genealogies (histories) 1
- scrapbooks 1 ∧ less