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50th Anniversary of Doukhobors

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-289
Abstract

This collection contains photographs of the Doukhobors during their 50th anniversary in Sasketchewan, Canada in 1949.

Dates: 1949

1948 Democratic National Convention ticket

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-238
Abstract

This collection contains a ticket to the 1948 Democratic National Convention.

Dates: 1948

2016 Presidential Election reactions collection

 Collection
Identifier: HCQ-000-002
Abstract

The collection contains 5 folders relating to the Haverford students, staff, and faculty's reaction to the 2016 election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Dates: 2016 September 30 - 2016 November 13

"A Account of the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly & Particular Meetings of the people called Quakers"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-141
Abstract

This manuscript book of meetings, compiled in about 1765 by an anonymous author, lists the Quaker Meetings in the Yearly Meetings of New England, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and North Carolina. According to a note on the back of the first page of the photostatic copy, the original manuscript was located at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, as of 1932, and that it had previously belonged to a woman named Mary Olney.

Dates: 1765

William Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-996
Abstract

This collection contains a handwritten copy of correspondance from William Smith, an Anglican priest and the first Provost of Philadelphia College (later the University of Pennsylvania), to an unnamed acquaintance in England regarding the political history of colonial Pennsylvania and the threat of a French invasion of the colony. Includes harsh criticism of the Germans residing in Pennsylvania and of the political inaction of the Quaker political elite.

Dates: 1755

A Cross Country Trip, 1890

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-801-06-004
Abstract "A Cross Country Trip, 1890" is a photo album that follows an individual's month-long journey from Chicago, Illinois, through Canada and the northwestern, southwestern, and central portions of the United States before returning to Chicago. It includes images from Manitoba, British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Utah, Colorado, Kansas, and Illinois. While on this trip, the photographer captured images of the Chicago Stockyard, various industrial complexes, wildlife, canyons, rivers, and Native...
Dates: 1890

"A Journey to Bath: A Comedy"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-801-07-009
Abstract

Typed copy of the play manuscript found in the British Library.

Dates: 1890

A Trip to Europe photo album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-801-06-005
Abstract

This photo album documents a trip to Europe in 1891. The album begins on the S.S. Waesland with many images of the passangers and crew. In Europe, Hemmenway visits Antwerp, Brussles, Cologne, Heidelberg, Baden-Baden, Pisa, Paris, London, Stratford, Chester, and Liverpool, as well as traveling down the Rhine by boat.

Dates: 1891

"John Greenleaf Whittier: Some General Characteristics of his Poetry"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-001
Abstract

Wilhelm Aarek's thesis, entitled "John Greenleaf Whittier: Some General Characteristics of his Poetry," provides a brief history of early American literature and the influence of religion, chiefly providing a literary analysis of John Greenleaf Whittier's poetry, including various influences on his poetry, as well as its themes and subjects.

Dates: Undated.

Charles Tucker Abbott letter

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-090
Abstract

The collection contains a letter written by Chales T. Abbott to his parents about his time at Haverford in 1865.

Dates: 1865

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Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 18
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Haverford College. Office of the President 15
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 15
Jones, Mary Hoxie 13
Penn, William, 1644-1718 13
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 13
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Morris family 12
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 11
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Smith, Daniel B. 10
Taylor family 10
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 9
Haverford Loganian Society 9
Morley, Christopher 9
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 9
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 9
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 9
Comfort, William Wistar 8
Cope, Thomas P. (Thomas Pim), 1768-1854 8
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 8
Kelsey, Rayner Wickersham 8
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 8
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 8
Wistar, Thomas 8
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 7
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 7
Civilian Public Service 7
Gummere, Francis Barton (1855-1919) 7
Harvard University 7
Lloyd family 7
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Indian Committee (1827-1948) 7
Sharpless family 7
Sharpless, Joshua 7
Simmons, Henry 7
Stokes family 7
Taylor, George Washington 7
Bacon family 6
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 6
Brown family 6
Cope, Thomas Pim 6
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 6
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 6
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 6
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 6
Friends World Committee for Consultation 6
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 6
Gummere, Samuel James 6
Jones family 6
Morris, Margaret Hill 6
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 6
Rhoads, Samuel, 1806-1868 6
Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 6
Sharpless, Henry Hale G. 6
Society of Friends 6
Vining, Elizabeth Gray 6
Wistar family 6
Wistar, Edward Morris (1852-1941) 6
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 5
Benezet, Anthony 5
Benson, Lewis 5
Bettle, Samuel 5
Borton, Hugh 5
Cadbury family 5
Cadbury, Richard, 1825-1897 5
Carter family 5
Chase, Thomas 5
Coleman, John Royston 5
Comfort family 5
Comfort, Howard 5
Earlham College 5
Elfreth, Jacob R., Sr., 1789-1870 5
Emlen, Samuel 5
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 5
Friends Historical Association 5
Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott) 5
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 5
Jones, Eli 5
Jones, Sybil 5
Leeds family 5
London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 5
Matlack family 5
Morris, Marriott Canby 5
Morris, Samuel, 1827-1905 5
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 5
Rhoads family 5
Rhoads, James E. (James Evans), 1828-1895 5
Roberts, Charles, 1846-1902 5
Scattergood family 5
Shipley family 5
Smith family 5
Taylor, Francis Richards 5
White, Gilbert F. 5
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