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Iwao Frederick Ayusawa papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-969
Abstract

Iwao Frederick Ayusawa (1894-1972) spent much of his life working with the International Labor Organization, and later served as a faculty member of the International Christian University in Japan. The collection consists primarily of personal letters, speaking of his belief in pacifism and his work in Geneva and Japan.

Dates: 1918-1964

Bowles family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1212
Abstract The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. In 1900, the Bowles moved to Japan under the auspices of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and managed the Friends School and established the Tokyo Friends Center. During World War II, the Bowles family moved to Hawaii and worked with war refugees. The Bowles family correspondence consists of correspondence from Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles to their son Gordon Townsend Bowles from 1922 to...
Dates: 1922-1960

Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1161
Abstract

The papers document the lives of service of Quakers Gilbert Bowles (1869-1960) and Minnie Picket Bowles (1868-1958), Quaker missionaries and ministers in Asia and Hawaii for over 60 years, from 1896-1960.

Dates: 1890-1974

Erica Brooks commonplace books

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-055
Abstract

The commonplace books of Erica May Brooks include poems about nature, history, family, friendship, and World War II, as well as both copied poems and originals written by Brooks.

Dates: 1925-1951

Lydia Caroline Brown Cadbury and Elsa Weisz correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-261
Dates: 1940s, 1959 and undated

William Warder Cadbury papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1160
Abstract

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

Stephen G. Cary collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1320
Abstract

This collection contains the personal materials of Stephen G. Cary and historical materials collected by Cary about his relatives.

Dates: 1714-2003

Civilian Public Service publications

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1236
Abstract This collection consists primarily of the publications of conscientious objectors (COs) working at Civilian Public Service (CPS) camps in the United States during World War II, performing "work of national importance" in lieu of combat. Camps were established for various purposes, from firefighting in the rural West to caring for mental patients and the elderly. The publications cover areas across the United States, although are focused in the Northeast, Upper Midwest, and California. Two...
Dates: 1941-1946

E. Newbold Cooper / Margaret Hawkins collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1180
Abstract

Represents, in large measure, the Cooper and Wills families of E. Newbold Cooper and the Green, Hawkins, and Sharpless families of Margaret Hawkins.

Dates: 1820s-1979

Samuel Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-008
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of five folders of materials related to Samuel Cooper's conscientious objection to WWII. The collection includes Cooper's correspondence with political leaders, court officials, organizations for religious objection, and his family members in the months leading to the war, during the period of his arrest and imprisonment, and for the remainder of the war.

Dates: 1939-1948

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World War, 1939-1945 22
correspondence 9
Quakers 8
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 8
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Quakers -- History 6
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany 6
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Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 4
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 4
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 4
diaries 4
manuscripts (documents) 4
Pacifism 3
Quaker missionaries 3
Quaker women 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan 3
letters (correspondence) 3
Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 2
Courtship -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 2
International relief 2
International relief -- France 2
Japan -- History 2
Missionaries 2
Quakers -- Diaries 2
Quakers -- Family relationships 2
Quakers -- Germany -- History -- 20th century 2
Refugees 2
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Japan 2
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World War, 1914-1918 2
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newsletters 2
photographs 2
speeches (documents) 2
Antinuclear movement 1
Art, European 1
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Quaker businesspeople 1
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Civilian Public Service 6
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Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 3
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Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 3
American Field Service 2
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 2
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 2
Bowles, Jane T. 2
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 2
Cary, Stephen G. 2
Harvard University 2
Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia 2
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 2
Nicholson, Herbert V. (Herbert Victor) 2
Society of Friends 2
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
American Peace Society of Japan 1
Barnard, George N. 1
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs), 1872-1951 1
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962 1
Borton, Hugh 1
Bourke-White, Margaret, 1904-1971 1
Bowles, Herbert E. 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Branson, J. (Julia) 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brooks, Erica May 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Burnham, T.R. 1
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 1
Cadbury, Lydia Caroline Brown, 1889-1978 1
Cadbury, William Warder 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Comfort family 1
Cooper family 1
Cooper, Dorothy Nyhart, 1898-1990 1
Cooper, E. Newbold, 1898-1957 1
Cooper, Samuel 1
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Elkington, Peter W. 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, Howard W. (Howard West), 1892-1955 1
Elkinton, Katharine Wistar, 1892-1961 1
Esterbrook Steel Pen Manufacturing Company 1
Freligh, Earl M. 1
Friedrich, Leonhard 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Friends of Ramallah Friends Meeting (Quakers) 1
Friends' Centre (Shanghai, China) 1
Germany. Geheime Staatspolizei 1
Gildemeister, Marlis, 1917-2017 1
Gimbel Brothers 1
Girard College 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Green, Albert Lamborn, 1845-1947 1
Grellet family 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Grover, Allen 1
Grover, Robinson A. 1
Gutekunst, Frederick 1
Haverford College. Relief and Reconstruction Unit 1
Heifer Project 1
Henry, James M. 1
Honolulu Friends Meeting 1
Hu, Shi, 1891-1962 1
Hughes, William R. 1
Huntington, William R. 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
International Labour Organisation 1
Iwao Frederick Ayusawa 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Japan Peace Society 1
Japan Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
John Wanamaker (Firm) 1
Jones, Alice Whittier 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kenworthy, Leonard Stout, 1912- 1
Kokusai Kirisutokyō Daigaku 1
Kraft family 1
League of Nations. Assembly 1
Leeds family 1
Leeds, Morris Evans 1
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001 1
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 1
MacMaster, Gilbert 1
Madāris al-Frindz (Rām Allāh) 1
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 1
Maule family 1
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