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Quaker Disciplines

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-005
Overview

The Society of Friends or Quakers (the terms are synonymous) was founded in the middle of the seventeenth century in England by George Fox and others. The Friends Historical Library has collected Quaker disciplines since its founding in 1871. FHL is also the official repository for the records of seven American yearly meetings.

Dates: 1689-2009

Benjamin F. Whitson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-164
Overview Benjamin F. Whitson (1867-1957) of Moylan, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, was a Quaker businessman. Whitson was active in Quaker affairs such as Friends World Conference in 1937 and the Fellowship of Reconciliation, and in Quaker concerns such as peace, temperance, and education. He was the son of Thomas H. and Phebe (Cooper) Whitson, and his family and extended family has deep Quaker associations. Both Benjamin Whitson and his father, were recognized as Quaker ministers and made visits to...
Dates: 1835-1957

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Alaska Yearly Meeting 1
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Congenies Two Months Meeting (Society of Friends : Congenies, France) 1
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Deutsche Jahresversammlung (Society of Friends) 1
Freedom Friends Church (Salem, Or.) 1
Friends Church Southwest Yearly Meeting 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends Meeting of Washington (Washington, D.C.) 1
Friends World Conference (2nd : 1937 : Swarthmore College; Haverford College) 1
Hoag, Huldah, 1762-1850 1
Illinois Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Kansas Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Masters family 1
Nebraska Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
New Zealand Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ) 1
North Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1975- ) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1813-1828) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1854) 1
Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Religious Society of Friends in Ireland 1
Society of Free Quakers 1
Société religieuse des Amis (Quakers) 1
Southeastern Yearly Meeting 1
Thorp family 1
Western Yearly Meeting of Friends (1877- : Plainfield, Ind.) 1
Whitson family 1
Whitson, Benjamin F., 1867-1957 1
Whitson, Jane Thorp, 1866-1952 1
Whitson, Thomas H., 1829-1907 1
Wilmington Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Yearly Meeting of Congregational Friends (Waterloo, N.Y.) 1
Yearly Meeting of Friends, held in Virginia 1
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