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Rufus M. Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1130
Abstract Rufus Matthew Jones (1863-1948) was a Quaker historian, mystic, and philosopher. Born in South China, Maine, to Edwin and Mary Gifford Hoxie Jones, he taught philosophy at Haverford College between 1893 and 1934, and was involved in the Haverford Emergency Unit, American Friends Service, and Fellowship of Reconciliation, and is often attributed as having helped to unite Yearly Meetings in the United States. The collection consists of Rufus Jones’ correspondence, diaries, financial papers,...
Dates: 1779 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1875 - 1952

Thomas Elsa Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-109
Overview

This collection contains materials relating to the South African apartheid, including correspondence, notes, draft reports, reports, essays, and other materials related to apartheid, racial justice, and Quaker involvement in these movements.

Dates: 1936-1946, undated

Walter R. Miles correspondence concerning Why be loyal to the Society of Friends?

 Collection — othertype: SC-081
Identifier: SFHL-SC-081
Abstract In April of 1911, Walter R. Miles, then professor at Iowa State University, posed this query to other Quakers: Why be loyal to the Society of Friends as a distinct denomination? This collection includes responses he received over the next year from prominent Friends across the nation, particularly educators from the Midwest. The letters present their spiritual and doctrinal philosophies. Authors include J. Herschell Coffin, H. Lavinia Bailey, O. Edward Janney, Edward Grubb, Joseph Elkinton,...
Dates: 1911

Peace Association of Friends in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-027
Overview

The Peace Association of Friends in America was organized in 1867 by Orthodox Friends in the New York, Baltimore, North Carolina, Ohio, Indiana, Western and Iowa Yearly Meetings in reaction to the Civil War, with its mission being to convince Friends and others that war was unchristian, inhumane and unnecessary.

Dates: 1868-1944

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Joint Committee on the Religious Life of Our Society (1944-1950)

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/507
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

Khalil A. Totah and Eva Marshall Totah papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1210
Overview The papers revolve around three topics and provide a picture of Quakers in Palestine in the 20th century: Khalil A. Totah, his second wife, Eva Marshall Totah and his first wife, Ermina Jones Totah. Khalil Totah discusses the situation in Palestine, primarily in the 1930s, and speaks of his own life and aspirations, as when he became a Quaker minister. His diaries expand the picture, adding information about Friends Boys School in Ramallah (Palestine) and his understanding of the political...
Dates: 1896-1955

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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
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Society of Friends -- Alabama 1
Society of Friends -- Alaska 1
Society of Friends -- Argentina 1
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Society of Friends -- Barbados 1
Society of Friends -- Brazil 1
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Society of Friends -- California -- Riverside 1
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Society of Friends -- Canada 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, Catherine J. 1
Cadbury, Sara Manatt 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Cary, Catharine Brinton 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
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