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The Northern Association of the City and County of Philadelphia for the Relief and Employment of Poor Women records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-053
Abstract

This Hicksite Quaker women's charity was organized in 1844 and incorporated in 1856. Its mission was to provide employment in sewing for poor women. Lucretia Mott served as president until 1866. The Association went out of existence in 1926. The collection contains legal documents, financial records, membership list (1849-1872), reports, correspondence, and related papers.

Dates: 1841-1929

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Society of Friends -- Charities 5
Society of Friends -- Charities -- Records and correspondence 5
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 4
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 4
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Women in charitable work -- Pennsylvania 4
Clothing and dress 3
Poor -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 3
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania -- Societies and clubs 3
Women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Societies, etc. 3
Women -- Pennsylvania -- Societies and clubs 3
Charities -- Pennsylvania 2
Patients -- Clothing 2
Quaker women -- Pennsylvania 2
Quaker women -- Societies and clubs 2
Quakers -- 20th century -- Diaries 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Quakers -- Social life and customs 2
Sick -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 2
Women -- Pennsylvania -- Societies, etc. 2
African American children -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
African American children -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Cheyney -- Population 1
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Population 1
African Americans -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 1
Apprentices -- Pennsylvania 1
Boys -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
Burial -- Pennsylvania 1
Charities -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Cheyney 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- New Brighton 1
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Civic leaders -- Pennsylvania 1
Education -- China 1
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Ex-convicts -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 1
Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- History -- Sources 1
Girls -- Pennsylvania 1
Girls -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 1
Hicksites -- Societies, etc. 1
Hicksites -- United States 1
Hospitals -- China 1
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Land use -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
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Poor -- Services for 1
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Poor women -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 1
Quaker philanthropists 1
Quaker women -- China 1
Quaker women -- Education 1
Quaker women -- New York (State) -- New York 1
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Quakers -- Social work 1
Quakers -- United States 1
Real property -- Pennsylvania 1
Real property -- Pennsylvania -- Pike County 1
Schools -- Pennsylvania -- Cheyney 1
Schools -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Sewing -- Pennsylvania 1
Social service -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Social service -- Pennsylvania -- Cheyney 1
Social service -- Pennsylvania -- New Brighton 1
Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Society of Friends -- Education 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- China 1
Teachers, Foreign -- China 1
Universities and colleges -- China 1
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Women -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 1
Women civic leaders -- Pennsylvania 1
Women in charitable work -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Women philanthropists -- Pennsylvania 1
Women prisoners -- Pennsylvania 1
Women teachers 1
Youth -- Employment -- Pennsylvania 1
account books 1
deeds 1
diaries 1
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Association of Friends for the Relief of Freedmen (New York, N.Y.) 1
Augur, Margaret Riggs 1
Beaver Valley General Hospital (New Brighton, Pa.) 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1