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Rachel Davis DuBois Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-035
Overview

Rachel Davis DuBois (1892-1993) was a Quaker educator, writer, and a pioneer in the interfaith and interracial dialogue and intercultural education. This collection contains the personal papers of Rachel Davis DuBois, including correspondence, writings, her work with interracial, intercultural, and interfaith projects, personal logs and notes, and miscellaneous material.

Dates: 1920-1993

William Hubben Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-068
Overview William Hubben (1895-1974) was a prominent Quaker educator, speaker, editor, and author. Born in Germany in 1895, William Hubben joined the small but growing movement of German Quakers in 1923 and participated in a number of international religious and peace conferences. His political involvement with the Social Democratic Party caused his dismissal in 1933 by Hitler's government. He emigrated to the United States with his wife, Maria, and children soon afterward, and went on to be heavily...
Dates: 1906-1976

Samuel M. Janney Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-183
Overview Samuel McPherson Janney was a Virginia Quaker minister, author, educator, and reformer. In 1839 he opened a boarding school for girls in Loudoun County. He traveled widely in the ministry, meeting with other denominations as well as being immersed in the contemporary issues facing the Society of Friends. Among his activities were establishing schools for African Americans and women, creating public schools in Virginia, and the abolition of slavery. In 1869 he was appointed Superintendent of...
Dates: 1815-1880

Howard Malcolm Jenkins Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-074
Overview Howard Malcolm Jenkins (1842-1902), a birthright Quaker, was a scholar of Pennsylvania history and genealogy and published many books and articles based on his research. He was an active member of the Society of Friends, editor of the Friends Intelligencer, and served on the Board of Managers of Swarthmore College. The collection contains family papers and genealogical material on the Jenkins and Foulke families, correspondence of Howard M. Jenkins, and his publications and writings....
Dates: 1724-1904

Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson) Miller Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-105
Overview Richmond Pearson Miller (1902-1972) was a Quaker author and educator. He was the son of J. Milton and Sara G. Miller In 1926 Alice Leinbach. He died in 1972. This collection contains the papers of Richmond P. Miller, Quaker author and educator, including correspondence, writings, and papers relating to various Quaker concerns. Miller was involved with the 1962 NBC television production, Gentle Persuaders; the William Penn Tercentenary in 1964; the William Jeanes Memorial Library controversy;...
Dates: 1923-1970

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All American Friends Conference (1929 : Oskaloosa, Iowa) 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Bennett, William, 1804-1873 1
Birdsall, William W. (William Wilfred), 1854-1909 1
Brown, Gould 1
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Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Carmalt, Caleb 1
Clothier, Isaac 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Conference on the Churches and Social Welfare 1
Dorsey, William, 1811-1874 1
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Foulke family 1
Foulke, Joseph, 1786-1863 1
Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 1
Friends Intelligencer Association 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends World Conference (3rd : 1952 : Oxford, England) 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Graham, John W. (John William), 1859-1932 1
Griscom, Samuel S., 1802-1878 1
Gwynedd Boarding School (Gwynedd, Pa.) 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Hodgkin, Thomas, 1831-1913 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Hubben, William, 1895-1974 1
Hunt, Uriah, 1796?-1967 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
Janney family 1
Janney, Elizabeth, 1802-1893 1
Janney, Joseph, 1800-1866 1
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 1
Jeanes, Anna T. (Anna Thomas), 1822-1907 1
Jenkins family (Jenkins, Jabez, 1792-1858) 1
Jenkins, Howard Malcolm, 1842-1904 1
Jenkins, Jesse, 1797-1890 1
Jewett, Tacy M. 1
Johnson, Jane 1
Jones, Horatio Gates, 1822-1893 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924 1
Lewis, Graceanna, 1821-1912 1
Macy, William H., 1805-1887 1
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 1
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 1
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 1
Parrish, Edward, 1822-1872 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Plymouth Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Quimby, Daniel 1
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778 1
Saunders, John, 1814-1891 1
Schofield Normal and Industrial School (Aiken, S.C.) 1
Schofield, Martha 1
Solovyov, Vladimir Sergeyevish, 1853-1900 1
Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands 1
Swain, Joseph, 1857-1927 1
Swarthmore College 1
Thomas, Philip E. (Philip Evan), 1776-1861 1
Thomas, Philip W. 1
Tolstoy, Alexandra, 1884-1979 1
Truman, George 1
United Nations 1
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 1
Wharton, Deborah Fisher, 1795-1888 1
Wharton, Joseph, 1826-1909 1
White, Barclay, 1821-1903 1
William Jeanes Memorial Library (Plymouth Meeting, Pa.) 1
William Penn Charter School 1
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