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Levinus King Painter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-209
Overview Levinus King Painter (1889-1983) was a Quaker minister, author, and social activist. Born in Spiceland, Indiana, in 1889, he attended Spiceland Academy, Earlham College, and Hartford Theological Seminary. His pastoral service began in Collins, New York, in 1914, and he later served at Poplar Ridge (N.Y.), Monkton and South Starksboro (Vt.), Clintondale (N.Y.), Putney (Vt.), and back to Collins from 1942-56. He also worked as Interim Secretary of Friends Africa Mission from 1956-1957. Papers...
Dates: 1960-1983

Some memorandum of the proceedings of the Select Preparative and Monthly Meeting of Jericho, in the case of Anne Willis, Thomas Willis, and Phebe Willis,

 Collection — othertype: SC-219
Identifier: SFHL-SC-219
Overview

This volume contains two copies in the same hand of the account of the charge against Anne, Thomas, and Phebe Willis before Jericho Preparative and Monthly Meetings and their defense of their views; the first version includes a copy of the essay written and signed in their defense, and the second version omits the essay but includes more detail about Elias Hicks' remarks.

Dates: circa 1828

Purdy Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-243
Overview The collection contains account books, financial papers, family correspondence, and miscellaneous papers of William Purdy, a New York Quaker preacher, and his family. He was a member of Amawalk Monthly Meeting, attending Croton preparative and worship meetings, and traveled in the ministry, leaving an undated record of the Friends and meetings that he visited. Purdy was donated money, land, and labor towards building a new bridge and school house in Cortlandt. Collection also includes...
Dates: 1801-2004

Collection of sufferings of Flushing Friends during the American Revolution

 Collection — othertype: SC-243
Identifier: SFHL-SC-243
Abstract

Contains a document listing the Sufferings of Friends belonging to Flushing Monthly Meeting given to the Committee appointed to inspect the Sufferings of Friends, 1782. Also, accounts submitted by individuals and related epistles, 1775 and 1778, from London and Philadelphia Yearly Meetings.

Dates: 1775-1789

Sky Island Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-121
Overview

Sky Island was a refugee vacation hostel run by the American Friends Service Committee in copperation with the American Christian Committee for Refugees from about 1938 until at least 1947. Flora E. Pottenger was a teacher from Warsaw, Indiana, who worked at Sky Island during the summer of 1946. Her Sky Island papers, all photocopies, include correspondence, reports, and photographs.

Dates: 1945-1947

Joseph Tallcot correspondence

 Collection — othertype: SC-186
Identifier: SFHL-SC-186
Abstract

Contains five letters from Quaker educator Joseph Talcot, including one to New York Yearly Meeting for Sufferings and four to Samuel Parsons (1744-1841), long-time elder and clerk of New York Yearly Meeting. The letters deal with concerns of the Meeting for Suffering and providing literature to Friends in remote quarterly meetings.

Dates: 1814-1824

The New York Association of Friends for the Relief of Those Held in Slavery and the Improvement of the Free People of Color

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-051
Overview

The New York Association of Friends for the Relief of Those Held in Slavery and the Improvement of Free People of Color was a Quaker society in New York City, organized in 1839. Its purpose was to support the abolition of slavery and educational charities for Black people. This small collection contains a minute book (6/1839-5/1843) and loose minutes (1844).

Dates: 1839-1844

Correspondence concerning John Unthank Gift

 Collection — othertype: SC-232
Identifier: SFHL-SC-232
Abstract Contains correspondence concerning the gift of Dr. John Unthank of Limerick, Ireland, of £1,000, to be divided between two concerns: first, to the Ohio, Indiana and Baltimore Yearly Meetings to be applied by them through their Indian committees toward promoting the so-called civilization and Christian instruction of Native Americans; and, secondly£250 each to Indiana and Ohio Yearly Meetings toward establishing boarding schools for the children of members. Samuel Parsons of New York Yearly...
Dates: 1835-1837

Alson D. Van Wagner New York Yearly Meeting Papers

 Collection — othertype: RG5-274
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-274
Overview

Contains research, drafts and correspondence collected by Alson D. Van Wagner concerning two New York Yearly Meeting publications, Quaker Crosscurrents: Three Hundred Years of Friends in the New York Yearly Meeting, published in 1995, and New York Yearly Meeting Directory 1993. Of particular interest is the research done on identifying New York Yearly Meeting women ministers.

Dates: 1992 - 1994

Daniel P. Whitley correspondence with New York Yearly Meeting Friends

 Collection — othertype: SC-242
Identifier: SFHL-SC-242
Abstract

The collections contains correspondence between Daniel P. Whitley with Friends in New York Meeting concerning issues of faith. Primary correspondent is Joseph A. Vlaskamp, General Secretary of the Yearly Meeting.

Dates: 1988-1991

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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 21
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Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 8
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Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- History 2
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 2
Slavery -- United States 2
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 2
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Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 2
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Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Nassau County 2
Abolitionists 1
African Americans -- Education -- New York (State) -- New York 1
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Middletown (Delaware County, Pa. : Township) 1
New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
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New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 6
Friends World College 3
Long Island University 3
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on a Friends World College 3
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 3
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Hicks family 2
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 2
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Meeting for Sufferings 2
Nicklin, George L. 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
Bates, Elisha, 1781-1861 1
Bradley, A. Day (Amos Day), -1905 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Churchman, John, 1753-1805 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Elliott Baldwin Hunt 1
Emlen family 1
Emlen, James, 1760-1798 1
Emlen, James, 1792-1866 1
Emlen, Samuel 1
Emlen, Samuel, 1829-1920 1
Emlen, Sarah Foulke Farquhar (Sarah Foulke Farquhar Emlen), 1787-1849 1
Eyre, Isaac, 1819-1904 1
Fisher, Miers, 1748-1819 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Gibbons, J. S. (James Sloan), 1810-1892 1
Grimke, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879 1
Hazard, Elizabeth L. 1
Hicks, Benjamin D. (Benjamin Doughty), 1836-1906 1
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 1
Hicks, Isaac, 1767-1820 1
Hicks, Isaac, 1815-1900 1
Hicks, John D., 1829-1907 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 1
Jericho Preparative Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Nassau County, N.Y.) 1
Kite, Thomas, 1785-1845 1
Marriott, Charles 1
Mekeel, Amy Grace, 1885-1976 1
Monkton Monthly Meeting of Friends (approximately 1925-1996 : Monkton, Vt.) 1
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : approximately 1671-1828 : New York, N.Y.) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955). Farmington Quarterly Meeting (1828-1955) 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955). Meeting for Sufferings 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955). Scipio Quarterly Meeting 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Scipio Quarterly Meeting 1
Niles, Mary Cushing Howard 1
Nine-Partners' Boarding School (Washington, N.Y.) 1
Painter, Levinus King 1
Pottenger, Flora E., 1890-1980 1
Powell House (Old Chatham, N.Y.) 1
Purdy family 1
Purdy, William, d. 1847 1
Ringenbach, Ruth P. (Ruth Pretakewitz), 1922-1999 1
Rotch, Thomas, 1767-1823. 1
Rotch, William, 1734-1828 1
Samuel S. & William Wood (Firm) 1
Scott, Job, 1751-1793 1
Shillitoe, Thomas, 1754-1836 1
Sky Island Hostel (Nyack, N.Y.) 1
Swarthmore College 1
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 1
The New York Association of Friends for the Relief of Those Held in Slavery and the Improvement of the Free People of Color 1
Tingue, Arthur M. 1
Townsend, Richard H., 1804- 1
Tuke, Esther, 1727-1794 1
Unthank, John, 1754-1840 1
Vlaskamp, Joseph A., 1929-2001 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Whitley, Daniel P., 1945- 1
Wilbur, John, 1774-1856 1
Willets, William, 1808-1844 1
Willis, Thomas, 1770 or 1771-1864 1
Wood, M. S. (Mary Sutton), 1805-1894 1
Wood, Samuel, 1760-1844 1
Wood, William, 1797-1877 1
Young Friends' Association (New York, N.Y.) 1
Young Friends' Association (Purchase, N.Y.) 1
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