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Isaac Hicks Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-197
Abstract Isaac Hicks (1767-1820) was a New York Quaker merchant. He established a large fleet of international trading vessels and financially helped to support his cousin, Edward Hicks (1780-1849), the Pennsylvania Quaker folk artist. Isaac Hicks traveled extensively with his cousin, Elias Hicks (1748-1830), the New York Quaker minister. The collection contains primarily the correspondence of Isaac Hicks, including letters from Isaac Hicks to his wife describing religious journeys taken with Elias...
Dates: 1798-ca. 1956 (bulk 1798-1818)

William Hodgson Jr. diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-035
Abstract

William Hodgson Jr. was a Quaker minister. His diary entries describe the voyage from Liverpool, England, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, including descriptions of the weather, books Hodgson read while on board, and the Captain and other passengers. Later entries related to Hodgson's time in Philadelphia describe the terrain, his attendance at the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and other Quaker Meetings, visits to schools in Philadelphia, and discussions of the Hicksite separation.

Dates: 1827

Collection of Isaac T. Hopper papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-058
Identifier: SFHL-SC-058
Abstract

This collection includes Isaac T. Hopper's original and photocopied letters and his letterbook. Much of the material concerns his bookselling business and the Hicksite separation. He relates news of figures central to the controversy, including Elisha Bates, Elias Hicks, and Anna Braithwaite. Also included is Hopper's copy of the book, The History of the Life of Thomas Elwood.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1833-1902 [ 1833-1845]

John Hunt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-240
Abstract

John Hunt, a Quaker minister from Chester, New Jersey, was born in 1740, the son of Robert and Abigail (Wood) Hunt. He kept a journal for more than 40 years, recording Quaker concerns and daily events. This collections consists primarily of the manuscript journal, 1770-1800; fragments of 1805, 1806 & 1808; and 1814-1824. There if also an account book, some correspondence received, and other miscellaneous materials.

Dates: 1770-1928

Hannah Hurnard family letters

 Collection — othertype: SC-062
Identifier: SFHL-SC-062
Abstract This collection includes the correspondence of Hannah Hurnard and her family, written between Essex, England, and Wilmington, Delaware. The letters document the family's emigration to America, their struggles adapting to life there, and finally their return to England. Letters between Hannah and her sister, Elizabeth Clark, share family and local news. Letters from Mary Thresher relate the activities of Quaker ministers, including Stephen Grellet, Jesse Kersey, and Nathan Hunt. The letters...
Dates: 1804-1836

John Jackson correspondence

 Collection — othertype: SC-204
Identifier: SFHL-SC-204
Abstract

Contains primarily correspondence from John Jackson to George and Catherine Truman. Letters are largely religious in content, with reflections on education and the death of his father. Also contains a copy of a letter to William B. Irish, an account of Priscilla Hunt's sermon, and extracts of a letter from Elias Hicks.

Dates: 1834-1835

George & Ann Jones notebook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-019
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of a single volume manuscript notebook, with notes related to a disturbance at the Mulberry Street House, when George and Ann Jones held an evening meeting, in 1826. According to the first entry, at a meeting of the Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia, a committee was created for “ascertaining the facts, and enquiring into the cause of the disturbance which occurred in the vicinity of our meeting house a few weeks since.” The notebook records the meetings...
Dates: 1826-1827

Lewis-Garrigues collection of family papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-046
Identifier: SFHL-SC-046
Abstract This collection centers on the correspodence and family history of the Garrigues family and the Price family, to whom the former were linked with the marriage of Edward Garrigues and Margaret Price. The correspondence, received by Edward Garrigues, is from many prominent Quaker ministers, including Isaac Hicks as he travelled with his cousin, Elias Hicks. Other correspondents include Rebecca Jones, Sarah Scattergood, Stephen Grellet, Charity Cook, Deborah Darby, and Martha Routh. The letters...
Dates: 1753-1840

Mary Ann Lloyd letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-013
Abstract

The letterbook of Mary Ann Lloyd includes correspondence between Daniel Wheeler and his daughter Jane Wheeler, as well as a copy of a letter from Daniel Wheeler to Elias Yarnall, dated 1840.

Dates: 1832-1840

John Lockwood correspondence

 Collection — othertype: SC-074
Identifier: SFHL-SC-074
Abstract

This collection includes the letters of John Lockwood, received primarily from Aaron Leggett in 1827-28. Leggett, a Hicksite, relates business, news, and personal opinions concerning the Hicksite controversy in New York Yearly Meeting. His letters contain heated attacks on Orthodox Quakers, including Samuel Parsons, the Clerk of New York Monthly Meeting, Richard Mott, and Anna Braithwaite. He also gives news of Elias Hicks and of the progress of the Indiana Epistle.

Dates: 1827-1828

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 22
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Subject
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 17
Quakers -- History 10
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 7
Quakers 7
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 5
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Quakers -- Diaries 5
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 5
Quakers -- New York (State) 4
commonplace books 4
diaries 4
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 3
Quakers -- Social life and customs 3
Society of Friends -- New York (State) 3
Hicksites 2
Hicksites -- 19th century 2
Quaker abolitionists 2
Quaker authors 2
Quaker businesspeople 2
Quaker women 2
Quakers -- Delaware -- Wilmington 2
Quakers -- Genealogy 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Quakers -- Travel 2
Sermons, American 2
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Nassau County 2
Society of Friends -- Wilburite controversy 2
Spiritual life -- Society of Friends 2
genealogies (histories) 2
letters (correspondence) 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
Abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Antislavery movements -- History 1
Antislavery movements -- United States 1
Baal (Canaanite deity) 1
Baptism -- Society of Friends 1
Bookstores -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Business 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
Congregational Friends 1
Conservative Quakers 1
England 1
England -- Description and travel 1
England -- Emigration and Immigration -- 19th century 1
Folk art -- Pennsylvania 1
Indigenous rights -- Civil rights 1
Literature 1
Mentally ill -- Care -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Mentally ill -- Care -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Netherlands 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Genealogy 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Philadelphia County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 1
Poetry 1
Poetry -- Women authors -- 19th century 1
Quaker artists 1
Quaker church buildings -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quaker deeds 1
Quaker publishers 1
Quaker social reformers 1
Quaker women -- 19th century -- Correspondence 1
Quaker women -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker women ministers -- 19th century 1
Quaker youth 1
Quakers -- 19th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Abolitionists 1
Quakers -- Correspondence 1
Quakers -- Delaware 1
Quakers -- Education 1
Quakers -- England -- Essex 1
Quakers -- New Jersey 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- Westbury 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- Poetry 1
Quakers -- Songs and music 1
Québec (Province) 1
Seneca Indians 1
Seneca Indians -- New York (State) 1
Sermons 1
Slave labor 1
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Slavery -- United States 1
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Society of Friends -- Indian affairs -- History 1
Society of Friends -- Indiana -- Epistles 1
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Society of Friends -- Missions -- Japan 1
Society of Friends -- Netherlands 1
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Names
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 6
Comly, John, 1773-1850 5
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 5
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 4
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 4
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Braithwaite, Anna, 1788-1859 3
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 3
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 3
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 3
Mott, James, 1788-1868 3
Poole, William, 1764-1829 3
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 3
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 3
Barbour, Hugh 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 2
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 2
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 2
Fox, George 2
Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845 2
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 2
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 2
Hicks family 2
Hicks, Isaac, 1767-1820 2
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Kimber, Emmor, 1775-1850 2
Matlack family 2
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 2
Price family 2
Price, Benjamin, 1793-1872 2
Routh, Martha Winter, 1743-1817 2
Seaman, David, 1791-1844 2
Willis, Thomas, 1770 or 1771-1864 2
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 1
Barclay, Robert, 1648-1690 1
Barrow, Robert, -1697 1
Bates, Elisha, 1781-1861 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Benezet, Anthony 1
Bettle, Samuel 1
Biddle, Mary, 1780-1849 1
Bowne family 1
Bowne, John, 1627-1695 1
Braithwaite, Isaac, 1781-1861 1
Bright, John, 1811-1889 1
Bringhurst, Deborah, 1773-1844 1
Bringhurst, Joseph, 1767-1834 1
Bronner, Anne Taylor 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842 1
Clark, Amanda K., 1822?-1895 1
Coffin, Elijah, 1798-1862 1
Conrow, Elizabeth Biddle, -1939 1
Cook, Charity, 1745-1822 1
Cox, John, approximately 1754-1847 1
Darby, Deborah, 1754-1810 1
Delaware Indians. Lenape Indians. Lenni Lenape Indians 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Edmunds, Albert J. (Albert Joseph) 1
Elizabeth A. Lippincott 1
Evans, Jonathan, 1759-1839 1
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 1
Farnworth, Richard 1
Fennell, George, b.1787 1
Ferris family 1
Ferris, Anna M., 1815-1890 1
Ferris, David, 1821-1908 1
Ferris, Fanny, 1778-1833 1
Ferris, Henry 1
Ferris, John, 1775-1802 1
Ferris, Matilda, 1853-1937 1
Ferris, Ziba, 1743-1794 1
Fisher, Miers, 1748-1819 1
Ford, Alice, 1906- 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Foster, Robert W. 1
Fothergill, Ann, 1830- 1
Foulke, Joseph, 1786-1863 1
Foulke, Susan 1
Francke, Marie Ogden, 1878-1955 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Garrett, Thomas, 1789-1871 1
Garrigues family 1
Gibbons, J. S. (James Sloan), 1810-1892 1
Gibbons, Mary, 1795-1876 1
Gilbert, E. W. (Eliphalet Wheeler), 1793-1853 1
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 1
Green, Joseph J. (Joseph Joshua), 1854-1921 1
Greene, Anna, b. 1799 1
Griscom, John Mietou 1
Groth, Mary Coates 1
Haverford College 1
Hicks, Jemima, 1750-1829 1
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