Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 11 - 20 of 812

Elizabeth Allinson commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-001
Abstract

The commonplace book of Elizabeth Allinson includes reflections upon the death of George Dillwyn, poetry, sketch of Martha Cooper Allinson, quotes and extracts, Quaker testimonies, and obituaries for Abigail Barker, Sybil Allinson, and Susanna Bigg.

Dates: 1820

Allinson family scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-04-001
Abstract

The Allinson family scrapbook is largely comprised of clippings on poetry, temperance, prison reform, reform for juvenile delinquents, and anti-slavery. Many of the anti-slavery clippings discuss the possibility of using Jamaica as a "home for colored emigrants." The end of the volume includes 12 pages of signatures. The volume also includes an obituary for Samuel Allinson.

Dates: 1829-1870

Francis G. Allinson photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-06-005
Abstract 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

Martha Allinson commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-002
Abstract

The commonplace book of Martha Allinson includes Quaker testimonies, extracts of poetry, hymns, accounts of miracles, and memorandums upon the death of Quaker leaders.

Dates: 1772-1779

Samuel Allinson commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-003
Abstract

Samuel Allinson was a Quaker active in early New Jersey politics. The commonplace book of Samuel Allinson includes reflections on a variety of topics, including: Jealousy, Constancy and Fortitude, Human Trouble or Infelicity, Deceit, Novels, Romances, Riches and Poverty, Parents and Children, Women, and Marriage. He also includes remarks on slavery (p. 71), and extracts of poetry.

Dates: 1761

Samuel Alsop mathematics notebook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-002
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume mathematics notebook of Samuel Alsop. The notebook includes notes and mathematical diagrams for classes Alsop taught at Westtown School during the year 1855.

Dates: 1855

American Friends Service Committee papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-002
Abstract

This collection is comprised of a single news letter and the correspondence of the American Friends Service Committee.

Dates: 1942-1947

American Young Friends Commitee collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-002
Abstract

The American Young Friends Committee was founded in 1934 during the All Young Friends Conference at Lake Forest, Illinois, by representatives from the Five Years Meeting (now Friends United Meeting).This collection contains minutes of the American Young Friends Committee from 1947-1950. It is missing minutes 1-15.

Dates: 1947-1950

Peter Andrews journal

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-002
Abstract

Journal kept during Andrews's travels in England during the years 1755 and 1756. Entries describe his voyage from Philadelphia to Newcastle, including the weather, fellow passengers, and Quaker meetings held on board. Upon Andrews’s arrival in England, entries describe visits to fellow Quakers, Quaker meetings, and discussions of the state of the Society of Friends in England.

Dates: 1755-1756

"Memorials"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-073
Abstract

These memorials are written for various Quaker women, including Hannah A. Jenkins, Mary Allen Hanbury, Hannah G. Field, Mary Mekeel, and Avis Alsop, and give brief biographical information for each woman, and many describe their final moments.

Dates: Undated.

Filtered By

  • Subject: Quakers X
  • Subject: Quakers X
  • Library: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Quakers -- History 580
Quakers 548
correspondence 182
manuscripts (documents) 176
diaries 132
∨ more
Quaker women 100
letters (correspondence) 100
Quakers -- Diaries 99
Quakers -- Family relationships 86
commonplace books 72
Quakers -- Travel 69
financial records 65
Poetry 51
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 45
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 43
travel literature 43
clippings (information artifacts) 41
photographs 39
Quaker women -- United States 33
account books 31
Quakers -- Great Britain 30
Quakers -- Education 29
genealogies (histories) 29
autobiographies (documents) 24
minutes (administrative records) 24
Literature 23
scrapbooks 23
Academic writing 21
Quaker businesspeople 21
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 20
Women and religion 19
Indians of North America 17
Quakers -- Social life and customs 16
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 16
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 16
Wills 16
notebooks 16
Quakers -- New Jersey 15
biographies (documents) 15
research notes 15
Philadelphia (Pa.) 14
Society of Friends -- Education 14
Quaker missionaries 13
Society of Friends -- Japan 13
American poetry 12
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 12
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 12
speeches (documents) 12
Antislavery movements -- United States 11
Child rearing -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 11
Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 11
Quakers -- Genealogy 11
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 11
deeds 11
family papers 11
Haverford (Pa.) 10
Motherhood -- United States -- History 10
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History 10
Quakers -- Ireland 10
Women clergy -- United States -- Diaries 10
marriage certificates 10
Diaries 9
Education 9
England 9
Japan 9
Quaker abolitionists 9
Society of Friends -- Clergy -- Diaries 9
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 9
Women travelers 9
estate records 9
maps (documents) 9
sketches 9
Health 8
Pacifism 8
Photography 8
Quakers -- Middle East 8
Quakers -- New York (State) 8
Seneca Indians 8
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 8
World War, 1914-1918 8
World War, 1939-1945 8
lecture notes 8
photograph albums 8
Death 7
Germany 7
Photographs 7
Sermons 7
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 7
autograph albums 7
notes 7
pamphlets 7
postcards 7
school records 7
Agriculture -- United States 6
Education -- United States 6
Mathematics 6
Memorials 6
Quakers -- Massachusetts -- History 6
Quakers -- New England -- History 6
Quakers -- Virginia 6
+ ∧ less
 
Language
English 805
French 4
German 2
Norwegian 1
Welsh 1
 
Names
Haverford College 39
American Friends Service Committee 27
Fox, George 17
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 16
Westtown Boarding School 16
∨ more
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 14
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 12
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 12
Penn, William, 1644-1718 10
Jones, Mary Hoxie 9
Cope family 8
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 7
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 7
Brown family 6
Comfort, William Wistar 6
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 6
Evans family 6
Lloyd family 6
Morris family 6
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 6
Simmons, Henry 6
Smith, Daniel B. 6
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 6
Bacon family 5
Baily, Joshua L. (Joshua Longstreth), 1826-1916 5
Bettle, Samuel 5
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 5
Carter family 5
Cope, Thomas P. (Thomas Pim), 1768-1854 5
Cope, Thomas Pim 5
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 5
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 5
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 5
Friends World Committee for Consultation 5
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 5
Matlack family 5
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 5
Morris, Margaret Hill 5
Morris, Marriott Canby 5
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 5
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Indian Committee (1827-1948) 5
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 5
Rhoads, Samuel, 1806-1868 5
Sharpless, Joshua 5
Society of Friends 5
Taylor, George Washington 5
Wistar, Thomas 5
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 4
Barclay, Robert, 1648-1690 4
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 4
Benezet, Anthony 4
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 4
Bryn Mawr College 4
Cadbury family 4
Cadbury, Richard, 1825-1897 4
Cadbury, William Warder 4
Comfort, Howard 4
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 4
Fisher, Thomas 4
Harvard University 4
Jones family 4
Jones, Eli 4
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 4
Jones, Sybil 4
Lloyd, Mary Ann 4
Parrish, John, 1729-1807 4
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 4
Scattergood, Joseph 4
Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 4
Seebohm, Benjamin 4
Sharpless family 4
Sharpless, Henry Hale G. 4
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 4
Shipley family 4
Smith family 4
Smith, John, 1722-1771 4
Smith, Richard 4
Stackhouse, Asa Matlack (Asa Matlack Stackhouse) 4
Stokes family 4
Taylor family 4
Wheeler, Daniel, 1771-1840 4
Allen family 3
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 3
Bacon, David 3
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 3
Benson, Lewis 3
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 3
Brinton, Anna Cox 3
Brown, Moses, 1793-1879 3
Cadbury, Anna K (Anna Kaighn), 1846-1923 3
Coleman, John Royston 3
Collins, Isaac 3
Comfort family 3
Earlham College 3
Elfreth, Jacob R., Sr., 1789-1870 3
Emlen, Samuel 3
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 3
Evans, William Bacon, 1875-1964 3
Friends Historical Association 3
Garret family 3
+ ∧ less