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Swarthmore Refugee Resource House

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-088
Overview The Swarthmore Refugee Resource House, Swarthmore, Pa., was founded in 1979 by members of Swarthmore Monthly Meeting as a place of temporary assistance and shelter for legal refugees in gaining independence by providing them with shelter, counseling and tutoring in English. The Swarthmore Refugee House was incorporated in 1988 as a non-profit corporation. However, the House was laid down in 1994 when Swarthmore College reclaimed its building and the Board was unable to find either sufficient...
Dates: 1979-1994

The Harned (Moylan, Pa.)

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-083
Overview

The Harned was a non-profit boarding home for the elderly in Moylan, PA, under the care of Media Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. It operated under the direction of The Harned Committee. It was established in 1940 through the bequest of Quaker sisters, Phebe and Katherine Harned, and laid down in 1994. The collection contains minutes and reports, admission and financial papers, and other related information.

Dates: 1931-1996

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Society of Friends -- Charities 7
Nonprofit organizations -- Pennsylvania 6
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 5
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 5
Church work with older people -- Society of Friends 4
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Church work with the poor -- Society of Friends 4
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 4
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 3
African Americans -- Pennsylvania 2
African Americans -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 2
Charities -- Pennsylvania 2
Church work with Indians -- Society of Friends 2
Church work with immigrants -- Pennsylvania 2
Immigrants -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 2
Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1869-1934 2
Indians of North America -- Missions 2
Old age homes -- Pennsylvania 2
Poor -- Services for -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Social life and customs 2
Quakers -- Social service 2
Quakers -- Social service -- United States 2
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 2
Social service -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Society of Friends -- Charities -- Records and correspondence 2
Society of Friends -- Nebraska 2
African American youth -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
African Americans -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
African Americans -- Education -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Charities -- United States 1
Church and social problems -- Society of Friends 1
Church work 1
Church work -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Church work with African Americans 1
Church work with older people -- Pennsylvania 1
Church work with older people -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Church work with refugees -- Society of Friends 1
Church work with the poor -- Pennsylvania 1
Community centers -- Pennsylvania 1
Education -- Pennsylvania 1
Food relief -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Fox Indians 1
Freedmen -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Home missions -- Pennsylvania 1
Indians of North America -- Nebraska 1
Indians, treatment of 1
Iowa Indians 1
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 1
Old age homes -- Pennsylvania -- Moylan 1
Old age homes -- Pennsylvania -- Newtown 1
Old age homes -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Older people -- Care -- Society of Friends 1
Older people -- Institutional care -- Pennsylvania 1
Older people -- Pennsylvania -- Newtown (Bucks County) 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) 1
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Poor -- Services for 1
Physical fitness -- United States -- History -- 19th Century 1
Poor -- Pennsylvania 1
Poor -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Poor -- Services for 1
Poor -- Services for -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Poor -- Services for -- Pennsylvania -- Swarthmore 1
Prison reformers 1
Quaker philanthropists 1
Quaker women 1
Quakers -- Charities -- History -- Sources 1
Quakers -- Family relationships 1
Quakers -- Institutional care -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Nebraska 1
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Swarthmore 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester 1
Quakers -- Poor -- Services for 1
Refugees -- Pennsylvania 1
Rest homes -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Sauk Indians 1
Schools -- Pennsylvania 1
Schools -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Social service -- Pennsylvania 1
Social settlements -- Pennsylvania 1
Social work with African Americans 1
Society of Friends -- Charities -- Pennsylvania 1
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester 1
Soup kitchens -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Urban poor -- Pennsylvania 1
Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Youth -- Services for 1
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Names
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 2
Beehive School for Colored Children (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Benezet House Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, John W., 1835-1916 1
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Biddle, Robert, 1867-1935 1
Biddle, William C. 1
Bringhurst, James, 1730-1810 1
Bringhurst, Joseph, 1733-1811 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Central Soup Society (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Cooper, Stanley B. 1
Dickinson, John, 1732-1808 1
Evans, Charles, 1802-1879 1
Foulke, Elizabeth, 1758-1820 1
Friendly Settlement Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Boarding Home of the Bucks Quarterly Meeting (Newtown, Pa.) 1
Friends Mission No.1 (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Neighborhood Guild 1
Friends Village (Newtown, Pa.) 1
Friends' Boarding Home of the Concord Quarterly Meeting 1
Friends' Boarding House Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends' Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia 1
Garrett, Martha H., 1839-1927 1
Hunt, Nathan, 1758-1853 1
Ingram, William S. 1
Jeanes, Joseph 1
Jeanes, Samuel, d.1894 1
Joseph Sturge Mission School (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Leidy, Joseph 1
Lightfoot family 1
Lightfoot, Mary B. (Mary Bonner), 1820-1907 1
Lightfoot, Samuel, 1701-1771 1
Lightfoot, Susanna 1720 1781 (Susanna Hudson Hatton Lightfoot) 1
Lightfoot, Thomas Montgomery, -1865 1
Lightfoot, Thomas, 1728-1793 1
Lightfoot, Thomas, 1821-1896 1
Locust Street Mission Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Maiden Creek Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1735-1829 : Maiden Creek (Pa. : Township)) 1
McInnes, Robert K. 1
Murray, John, 1758-1819 1
Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826 1
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 1
Parrish, Edward, 1822-1872 1
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 1
Perot, T. Morris 1
Philadelphia First Day School Union 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Concord Quarterly Meeting of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955).Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1827- 1955). Sub-committee on Indian Concerns 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Concord Quarterly Meeting of Friends 1
Robins, George 1
Scott, Job, 1751-1793 1
Shepard family 1
Sheppard, Anne E. ((Anne Elizabeth)), 1842-1915 1
Sheppard, Margaret G. (Margaret Garrett), 1809-1890 1
Sheppard, Mary M., 1846- 1
Sheppard, Rebecca C., 1844-1892 1
Spring Street Mission (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Spring Street Settlement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Swarthmore Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends). Refugee Committee 1
Swarthmore Refugee Resource House 1
The Harned (Rest home) (Moylan, Pa.) 1
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Great Nemaha Agency 1
West Chester Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Whitson, Benjamin F., 1867-1957 1
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