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“Some Notes on Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Extracted by Jacob R. Elfreth of Landsdowne, Penna. From his Diary”

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-123
Overview

This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of Jacob R. Elfreth’s notes on Philadelphia Yearly meeting, as well as correspondence related to the manuscript.

Dates: ca. 1916-1917

Ross Flanagan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-064
Overview

Ross Flanagan (1934- ), is Quaker pacifist and activist, has been involved in many Quaker-sponsored projects, peace, and civil rights activities. In the 1950s he served on the staff of the American Friends Service Committee. He was an early protestor against the Vietnam war and worked with A Quaker Action Group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In the 1970s Flanagan was involved in neighborhood revitalization projects in West Philadelphia.

Dates: 1962-1993; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1040
Overview

This collection relates to the Ramallah Friends Meeting and Friends International Center in Ramallah, Palestine. The majority of the collection is dated between 2002 and 2014, and pertains to renewing the Ramallah Friends Meetinghouse and transforming it into a Friends Center.

Dates: 2002-2014

Elizabeth A.W. Furnas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-283
Overview

Elizabeth A.W. (Betty) Furnas was an active member of the Society of Friends who served as a member of the Board of Pendle Hill and was a member of the Women's Problems Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and its sucessor, Philadelphia Quaker Women. The collection includes minutes and correspondence, particularly of the latter, as well as published and unpublished writings and other material.

Dates: 1928-1967

Theodore Brinton Hetzel papers and graphics

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Identifier: HC.MC-1168
Abstract

Theodore Hetzel (1906-1990) was a Quaker professor of engineering at Haverford College in Haverford, Pennsylvania, whose interests led him to involvement with Native American and Quaker issues. An avid photographer, the materials in this collection are primarily photographic, as well as correspondence and documents.

Dates: 1866-1987; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1987

Mary R. Hopkins Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-222
Overview Mary Hopkins (b. 2928), Quaker social worker, lecturer, and feminist, wrote and spoke on the issue of women in the Quaker faith and community. Much of her research involved ancient religions and the ways that modern women can incorporate these ideas into their spiritual life. Hopkins gave lectures and slide shows to many groups. Her research and lectures led to a video series titled Woman and her Symbols. The collection includes letters and papers relating to...
Dates: 1936-2002

International Arms Trade Action Group Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-International Arms Trade Action Group
Abstract

Includes correspondence, meeting agendas, minutes and notes, flyers, and reference material. Correspondents include Alison D. Oldham, J. Tucker Taylor, Willard C. Richan, and Curt Weldon.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1994-1995

Joint Committee of the Religious Society of Friends records

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-104
Overview

This collection contains materials relating to the work of the Joint Committee of the Religious Society of Friends, including minutes, correspondence, and reports.

Dates: 1929-1949

George & Ann Jones notebook

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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

Joseph S. Elkinton collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1220
Overview

A collection of various materials including papers of Nathaniel Peabody Rogers (1794-1846), a writer on antislavery topics, and miscellaneous Quaker documents, as well as some relating to the Institute for Colored Youth (now Cheyney University).

Dates: 1731 - 1902

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Sharpless family 3
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Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 2
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Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 2
Dublin Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 2
Earlham College 2
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 2
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Haverford College 2
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 2
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 2
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Pemberton, Israel, 1715-1779 2
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 2
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Indian Committee (1827-1948) 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
Swarthmore College 2
Westtown Boarding School 2
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Abington Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason 1
Bacon family 1
Balderston, Mark 1
Bettle, Samuel 1
Block Association of West Philadelphia 1
Borton, Hugh 1
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Bryn Mawr College 1
Cadbury, Emma, 1875-1965 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Canadian Friends Service Committee 1
Canby, Isaiah 1
Chalkley, Thomas, 1675-1741 1
Cheyney State College 1
Citizens Local Alliance for a Safer Philadelphia 1
Clarkson, Thomas 1
Claypoole, Jane 1
Coleman, John Royston 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Cope, Alfred 1
Cope, Thomas P. (Thomas Pim), 1768-1854 1
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 1
Darlington family 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Darlington, Esther 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
Dean, Mary 1
Deer, Ada Elizabeth 1
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 1
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Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 1
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Elkinton, Joseph, 1794-1868 1
Ely, Ruth 1
Emlen Institution for the Benefit of Children of African and Indian Descent (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Evans, William, 1787-1867 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
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Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) 1
Furnas, Elizabeth A. W. (Elizabeth Ann Walter), 1900-1972 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Garrett, John Biddle 1
Garrett, Thomas, 1789-1871 1
Gause family 1
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Hanna, Benjamin, 1779-1853 1
Harvard Business School 1
Hastings, Faith O. 1
Hetzel, Theodore Brinton, 1906-1990 1
Hopkins, Mary R., b. 1928 1
Huffman, Herbert 1
Hunn family 1
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