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Francis G. Allinson photograph album

 Collection
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 Young Friends Commitee collection

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

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
Overview

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

Elizabeth Ashbridge autobiography

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-005
Overview

The autobiography of Elizabeth Ashbridge includes a description of her early life, how she was lead to join the Quaker ministry, and her first religious visit to New York in 1732.

Dates: Undated.

Lewis and Sarah Benson family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1303
Overview

This collection is primarily 20th century letters from the Benson, Potts, and Rhoads families.

Dates: 1906-2014

Gilbert and Minnie Bowles correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-032
Overview

This collection is comprised of two accessions of the letters of Gilbert and Minnie Bowles. The collection is comprised of both private letters and public letters meant for circulation among Friends, written by Gilbert Bowles and his wife Minnie Bowles during their religious visits to India and Japan.

Dates: 1930-1949

Cassandra Rigby Brinton notebook

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-004
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume notebook of Cassandra Rigby Brinton, and provides a record of Friends who visited her meeting in Lampeter, and her family's Sadsbury Monthly Meeting. Entries describe the individuals who visited, many of whom stayed with Brinton's family. The collection also includes a typed extract of a letter from Walter L. Moore, who donated the notebook, providing further context for the notebook.

Dates: 1811-1852

Emma Cadbury Jr. Correspondence, 1893-1923

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Identifier: HC.MC-1019
Overview

This collection consists primarily of letter between Emma Cadbury Jr. and other members of the Cadbury family and friends. Letters cover the affairs of family and friends, such as marriages, purchases, and general correspondances. Additionally, there are two pocket diaries and meeting programs.

Dates: 1893-1923; Majority of material found within 1900-1923

"The Difficulties and Dangers of Eighteenth Century Travel as Revealed in Quaker Journals"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-016
Overview

Mary C. Campbell's thesis, submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for her Master of Arts in English and comparative literature at Columbia University, focuses on analyzing first-hand travel accounts from Quaker travelers in the 18th century, with sections about travel on foot, on horseback, by carriage, and by sea.

Dates: 1946

George Churchman diaries

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-011
Overview

Churchman frequently traveled throughout the Mid-Atlantic and New England regions, and thus many of his diary entries describe his travels to visit various meetings and Quaker families from Pennsylvania to as far north as Massachusetts. Entries describe meetings attended and families visited in the various towns and cities that Churchman traveled to, as well as family news, and marriages and deaths within the Quaker community.

Dates: 1759-1813

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Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
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Brinton, Cassandra Rigby 1
Cadbury, Anna K (Anna Kaighn), 1846-1923 1
Cadbury, Emma, 1875-1965 1
Campbell, Mary C. 1
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
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Darby, Deborah, 1754-1810 1
Dickinson, James 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1794-1868 1
Ellis, Margaret 1
Emlen family 1
Emlen, Samuel 1
Fallowfield Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
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Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
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Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Gause, Charles Edward, Jr 1
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Gumbes, Rebecca W., 1789-1869 1
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