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Friends Historical Library collected miscellaneous lantern slides, glass negatives, and other formats

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-199
Overview

This collection contains assorted lantern slides from various sources and places. These include: Joseph Schmoe Collection; Spence Etchings; National Parks; George A. Hoadley Travel Collection; Flowers and Gardens; Unidentified and uncategorized Swarthmore Borough Gardens

Dates: 1890 - 1930

Francis Cope Haines gardening notebook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-015
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume gardening notebook of Francis Cope Haines. The notebook lists shrubs, vegetables, and flowers planted each year, clippings about Robert Huey’s Rose Garden, and other clippings related to gardening.

Dates: 1900-1906

Jackson-Conard Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-217
Overview

The Jackson-Conard Family Papers include correspondence and other manuscripts of the Jackson and Conard families of London Grove Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The primary recipients are William Jackson (1746-1834), a Quaker minister, and his nephew, William Jackson (1789-1864), who served a single term in the Pennsylvania State Senate and was active in the anti-slavery movement.

Dates: 1748-1910

Mary Phillips Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Phillips, Mary
Dates: 1951-1963

Sarah Coates Harris scrapbooks

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Identifier: SFHL-MSS-067
Abstract The collection is composed of three scrapbooks compiled by Sarah Coates Harris, Quaker reformer and naturalist of Galena, Illinois. Scrapbook 1 contains newspaper clippings that reflect Harris' activities in horticultural, temperance, suffrage, and other civic endeavors as well as biographical information about her husband and local history. Scrapbook 2 contains botanical cards organized by the month of flowering and a small number of images of the Gould Mine in Nevada. Scrapbook 3 contains...
Dates: 1865-1880

Katharine Sergeant White papers

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Identifier: BMC-M56
Overview Katharine Sergeant White, the first fiction editor of The New Yorker magazine, was born in Winchester, Massachusetts in 1892. In 1914, White graduated from Bryn Mawr College. She married her first husband, Ernest Angell in 1915, and with him she had two children, Nancy and Roger. After a divorce in 1929, Katharine married her second husband, New Yorker staff writer E. B. White. White's career at The New Yorker began in 1925 and continued until her retirement in 1961. As the first...
Dates: 1928 - 1977; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1977
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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Alajalov, Constantin 1
Angell, Callie 1
Behrman, S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel) 1
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Brooks, Van Wyck 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Cain, James M. (James Mallahan) 1
Cheever, John 1
Coates, Robert M. (Robert Myron) 1
Cooper, David 1
Cuppy, Will 1
Darby, Deborah, 1754-1810 1
Davenport, Marcia 1
Davis, Linda H 1
Day, Clarence 1
Emlen, Samuel, 1730-1799 1
Fisher, Thomas, 1741-1810 1
Flanner, Janet, 1892-1978 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Haines, Francis Cope 1
Harlan, Ann, 1739-1804 1
Harris, Sarah Coates, 1824-1886 1
Hoadley, George A. (George Arthur), 1848-1936 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, Hannah, 1767-1845 1
Jackson, Isaac, 1775-1855 1
Jackson, James, 1736-1817 1
Jackson, Joel, 1776-1857 1
Jackson-Conard family 1
Jenkins, Mehetabel, 1731-1815 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Lindley, Jacob, 1744-1814 1
Lockridge, Richard 1
Lundy, Benjamin, 1789-1839 1
McBride, Katharine Elizabeth 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Monaghan, Hannah, W.1784-1804 1
Moore, Marianne 1
Mott, James, 1742-1823 1
Mott, James, 1788-1868 1
Nabokov, Vladimir 1
New Garden Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Chester County, Pa.) 1
New Garden Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : Chester County, Pa.) 1
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 1
Peace Garden (Organization) 1
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 1
Pennsylvania. General Assembly. Senate 1
Pennypacker, E.F.(Elijah Funk), 1804-1888 1
Phillips, Mary 1
Preston, Ann, 1813-1872 1
Rodman, Sarah 1
Roethke, Theodore 1
Rotch, William, 1759-1850 1
Rowntree, Rachel, 1770-1825 1
Salinger, J. D. (Jerome David) 1
Sands, David, 1745-1818 1
Schmoe, Joseph 1
Scott, Job, 1751-1793 1
Smith, George, 1804-1882 1
Stafford, Jean 1
Updike, John 1
Webb, Benjamin, 1786-1851 1
Webb, Catherine, 1792-1872 1
White, E. B. (Edward Brickell) 1
White, Katharine Sergeant Angell 1
Willis, Thomas, 1770 or 1771-1864 1
Willson, Anne 1
Wistar, Margaret, 1728?-1793 1
Wood, Samuel, 1760-1844 1
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