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American Friends Fellowship Council Records

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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

Joel and Hannah Bean Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-012
Overview Joel Bean (1835-1914) and his wife, Hannah Elliott Bean (1830-1909), were prominent Quaker ministers in Iowa Yearly Meeting in the mid-nineteenth century when Quaker settlements were expanding in Iowa. Joel Bean was born in Alton, New Hampshire, in 1825, the son of John and Elizabeth Hill Bean, and educated at Friends Boarding School in Providence, Rhode Island. He migrated to Iowa in 1853, and taught school at West Branch, Iowa, from 1850 to 1861. In 1859, he married Hannah Elliott Shipley...
Dates: 1825-1914

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

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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

Henry J. Cadbury papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1121
Overview

Papers of Quaker Biblical scholar Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974), a founder of the American Friends Service Committee and Nobel Prize winner on behalf of the American Friends Service Committee. Cadbury taught at Haverford (1910-1919 and 1954-1963) and Bryn Mawr Colleges as well as Harvard Divinity School as Hollis Professor of Divinity.

Dates: 1910-1974

William W. Cadbury and Catharine J. Cadbury collection

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Identifier: HC.MC-1192
Overview

The principal creators in the collection are Quakers William Warder Cadbury (1877-1959) and Catharine Jones Cadbury (1884-1970) who spent most of their lives in China. William Warder Cadbury came to China as a medical missionary in 1909.

Dates: 1893-1967

William Warder Cadbury papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1160
Overview

The papers of William Warder Cadbury, who was a Quaker medical missionary in China during the first half of the 20th century.

Dates: 1877-1959

Committee on the Religious Life of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-507
Overview

In 3mo 1944, Rufus Jones published an article, "Are We Ready," in Friends Intelligencer. In response to his concern for deepening the spiritual life of the Religious Society of Friends, members of both the Race Street and Arch Street Philadelphia Yearly Meetings gathered six months later in the meeting house at 15th and Race Streets. Records include minutes, correspondence, and publications.

Dates: 1944-1950

Edward W. Evans Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-037
Overview

The Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission was an organization involved with coordinating Quaker activities relating to the sesquicentennial celebration of the American Revolution in 1926 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The collection contains a minute book containing committee and treasurer's reports, registration books, printed material and other records.

Dates: 1925-1926

Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG1
Overview A Friends World Conference Committee, sponsored by the Fellowship Council of the American Friends Service Committee, was established in 1932 to promote better understanding among Friends world wide. The representatives at the Second World Conference of Friends, held at Swarthmore and Haverford Colleges, Pa., in 1937, approved the establishment of a continuing international organization, a Friends World Committee, to promote international contacts and cooperation among Friends. In 1958, it...
Dates: 1933-2010

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Subject
correspondence 4
diaries 4
photographs 4
China -- History -- 20th Century 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
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Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Quakers 2
Quakers -- China 2
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 2
Society of Friends -- California 2
Society of Friends -- Colorado -- Denver 2
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 2
Society of Friends -- History -- 20th century 2
Society of Friends -- Japan 2
Society of Friends -- Maryland 2
Society of Friends -- Mexico 2
Society of Friends -- Missions -- China 2
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 2
Society of Friends -- Oregon -- Elkton 2
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 2
Society of Friends -- Washington (D.C.) 2
letters (correspondence) 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
speeches (documents) 2
American Friend (Richmond, Ind.) 1
Apartheid -- South Africa 1
Arabs 1
Bible. Gospels 1
Bible. Luke 1
China -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union 1
China -- Politics and Government -- 1949- 1
Church anniversaries -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 1
Classicists 1
Festivals -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945- 1
Hospitals -- China 1
Israel -- History 1
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 1
Leprosy -- China 1
Medical education -- China 1
Medicine -- China 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1870) 1
Messenger of peace (Richmond, IN : 1900) 1
Missionaries -- China 1
Missionaries, Medical -- China 1
Missionaries, Medical -- China -- Guangzhou 1
Missions -- China 1
Mysticism 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Palestine 1
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 1
Palestine -- Politics and government -- 1917-1948 1
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 1
Philippines 1
Philippines -- Photographs 1
Philippines -- Social life and customs 1
Photography -- History 1
Poland -- History 1
Quaker missionaries 1
Quaker physicians -- China 1
Quakers -- 19th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- 20th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Australia 1
Quakers -- California 1
Quakers -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Education 1
Quakers -- England -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- Hawaii 1
Quakers -- History 1
Quakers -- Iowa -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- Ireland -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- Middle East 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Quakers -- Scotland -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Race 1
Racism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Red Cross and Red Crescent 1
Silesia (Poland : Voivodeship) -- History 1
Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Africa 1
Society of Friends -- Alabama 1
Society of Friends -- Alaska 1
Society of Friends -- Argentina 1
Society of Friends -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires 1
Society of Friends -- Arizona 1
Society of Friends -- Arizona -- Phoenix 1
Society of Friends -- Arizona -- Tucson 1
Society of Friends -- Arkansas 1
Society of Friends -- Arkansas -- Little Rock 1
Society of Friends -- Barbados 1
Society of Friends -- Brazil 1
Society of Friends -- California -- Berkeley 1
Society of Friends -- California -- Riverside 1
Society of Friends -- California -- Sacramento 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 3
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
American Friends Fellowship Council 2
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 2
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American Young Friends Fellowship 2
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 2
Brinton, Anna Cox 2
Cadbury, William Warder 2
Canton Christian College 2
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 2
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 2
College Park Association of Friends 2
Earlham College 2
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 2
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 2
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 2
Goodenow, Leanore 2
Haverford College 2
Heacock, Walter G. 2
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 2
Jones, Mary Hoxie 2
Jones, Thomas Elsa, 1888-1973 2
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 2
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 2
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 2
Pickard, Irene 2
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 2
Shaffer, Leslie D., 1901-1950 2
Simkin, Margaret T. 2
Simkin, Robert L. 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Walker, James F., d.1978 2
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 2
Wider Quaker Fellowship (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
57th Street Meeting of Friends (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel, 1840-1914 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Ann Arbor Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Ann Arbor, Mich.) 1
Atlanta Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
Baily, H. Lavinia (Hannah Lavinia), 1837-1921 1
Baily, Sydney 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Bean family 1
Bean, James, 1822-1915 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Beede, Willis 1
Benson, Lewis 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Binford, Raymond, 1876-1951 1
Bolzau, Dr. Emma 1
Bowen, Catherine Drinker 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Buchinger, Hans, -1910 1
Burridge, Florence 1
Burridge, Seaton 1
Burton, Emma Cadbury 1
Cadbury family 1
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 1
Cadbury, Catharine Jones 1
Cadbury, Sara Manatt 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Cary, John R. 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Cleveland Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Cleveland, Ohio) 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
Coffin, J. Herschel (Joseph Herschel), b.1880 1
Comfort, William Wistar 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Connecticut Valley Association (Society of Friends) 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox family 1
Cox, Alvin J., 1907- 1
Cox, Charles 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Davidson, Pearl 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
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