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"An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-002
Overview

The manuscript, "An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman," written by Ruth S. Abbott, describes the death of a Prussian nobleman in 1749, as an example of the ideal, peaceful death of a faithful Christian.

Dates: 1924

Francis G. Allinson photograph album

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-06-005
Overview Francis G. Allinson's photograph album features photographs from his travels in Europe, particularly of landscapes, buildings, ruins, and mountains. According to some of the labels on the photos, a number of photos were taken in Germany, along the Rhine river. Also included are a number of Quaker portraits, including those of Charles S. Taylor, Abraham Taylor, Lizzie Rob, Belle Pugh, Amelia Gummere, Bessie Eyre, William Kimber, Howard Taylor, Samuel Alsop, Edward Allinson, and Samuel...
Dates: 1833

American Committee for Relief of German Children Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-American Committee for Relief of German Children
Abstract

Includes Final Report (1924) of the Committee, issued by Henry T. Allen; and 1 poster"We Must Not Let Them Starve" [n.d.].

Dates: Majority of material found in 1924

American Friends Service Committee lantern slides of World War I relief work

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Identifier: SFHL-PA-AFSC
Overview English and American Quakers were involved in relief efforts in Europe during and after WWI. These efforts were begun by English Quakers of London Yearly Meeting, and later joined by the American Friends Service Committee. They expanded the scope of their aid from France to also include Russia, Serbia, Poland, Austria, and Germany. The lantern slides in this collection were taken during these relief efforts and, along with lecture notes, sent back home to Friends groups who would use the...
Dates: 1914 - 1922

American Friends Service Committee Reference Files

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-032
Overview

Contains the reference files collected and assembled by American Friends Service Committee over many years to keep it informed of parallel service work by British and Irish Friends. Includes minutes, reports, and related papers of Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee, Friends' Council for International Service, Friends Service Council, and other Quaker relief agencies, mostly under the direction of London and Dublin Yearly Meetings.

Dates: 1916-1944

Anna S. Cox Brinton family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1228
Overview

The papers of the family of Anna S. Cox Brinton, a notable Quaker educator, activist and minister. Her family includes Joel and Hannah E. Shipley Bean, the founders of the Beanite branch of Quakerism, as well as Catharine M. Cox Miles, who was active with the American Friends Service Committee in Germany after World War I. Other family members are also included.

Dates: 1825-1960

Addition to Henry J. Cadbury papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1121-addition
Overview

Henry Joel Cadbury (1883-1974) was one of the foremost American Quaker scholars of the 20th century. He published in the fields of Quaker and biblical history, served as a teacher and philanthropist. This addition to the papers of Henry Cadbury includes biographical materials, correspondence, diaries, writings, such as his The Book of Acts in History and photographs of Cadbury and his family.

Dates: 1866-1987

Henry J. Cadbury correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-016
Abstract

This collection primarily includes correspondence related to Frederick Tolles' article "Emerson and Quakerism" and to Henry Cadbury's article " Quakerism in Friedrichstadt.". Correspondents include Frederick Tolles, Bliss Perry, R.L. Rusk, Jessie Carter, and others.

Dates: 1936-1951

Deutsche Friedensgesellschaft Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Germany-Deutsche Friedensgesellschaft
Abstract

The Deutsche Friedensgesellschaft (German Peace Society) was founded in 1892 and still exists today as the Deutsche Friedensgesellschaft - Vereinigte Kriegsdienstgegnerinnen or DFG-VK.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1897-1991

Anna B. Eckstein Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Germany-Eckstein, Anna B.
Overview Born in Coburg, Germany, Anna B. Eckstein eventually became a naturalized American citizen and joined the Boston [Massachusetts] Peace Society. She became an ardent champion of world peace and gave numerous lectures and wrote many articles on peace problems of the United States and of Europe. Eckstein was a vice-president of the American Peace Society (1905-1911), and an honorary member of the Liberal Christian League in London and of many other social and education societies. She collected...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1886-1944

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 21
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany 5
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Peace movements -- Germany 3
Quaker women 3
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 3
Social service -- France 3
Society of Friends -- Germany 3
travel photography 3
France -- History -- 1914-1940 2
German Americans -- History -- Sources 2
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Brinton, Anna Cox 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 3
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 3
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Quidde, Ludwig, 1858-1941 3
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 2
Baer, Gertrude 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 2
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 2
Council for International Service 2
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 2
Harvard University 2
Haverford College 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 2
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 2
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Abbott, Ruth S. 1
Adenauer, Konrad, 1876-1967 1
Aggs family 1
Aggs, Anna C. (Anna Christy), 1831-1913 1
Aggs, Henry Gurney, 1866- 1
Aggs, Henry, 1780-1859 1
Aggs, Mary, b. 1785 1
Aggs, Thomas, 1750-1824 1
Aggs, Thomas, 1822-1896 1
Allen & Hanburys 1
Allen, Charlotte, 1762-1816 1
Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930 1
Allen, William, 1770-1843 1
Allinson, Francis Greenleaf 1
American Committee for Relief of German Children 1
American Friends Fellowship Council 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
American Young Friends Fellowship 1
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940 1
Arnett, Katharine M. (Katharine McCollin) 1
Baber, Zonia 1
Barnard, George N. 1
Bastian, Gert 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Bergas, Hans 1
Berlin Centre Committee 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Birchard, Bruce 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bliss, Ann 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Brüning, Heinrich, 1885-1970 1
Buchwitz, Otto, 1879-1964 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burnham, T.R. 1
Cadbury family 1
Cadbury, Lydia Caroline Brown, 1889-1978 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Carter, Jessie Gidley, 1876-1946 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Chester High School (Chester, Pa.) 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
Conference of European Churches (2nd : 1960) (Nyborg, Denmark) 1
Congress of Verona (1822) 1
Cox, Catharine E. Bean 1
Cox, Charles E., 1854-1930 (Charles Ellwood) 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crewdson family 1
Crewdson, Wilson, b. 1856 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
Deutsche Friedensgesellschaft 1
Deutsche Jahresversammlung (Society of Friends) 1
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Ebert, Friedrich, 1871-1925 1
Eckstein, Anna B., 1868-1947 1
Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990 1
Elkinton, David Cope, 1915- 1
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 1
Elliot, Martha Helen 1
Elliott, Errol T., 1887-1971 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Fisher, Katharine Ward 1
Frank, Morton 1
Freiday, Dean 1
Freund-Hoppe, Martha, -1951 1
Friedrich, Leonhard 1
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 1
Friends Service Council 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas 1
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