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"Sermons by Eli and Sybil Jones"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-053
Overview

The manuscript entitled, "Sermons by Eli and Sybil Jones," recounts a sermon given by Eli Jones, and a second sermon given by Sybil Jones (beginning on page 22) at Devonshire House, on February 17, 1869. Eli Jones's sermon focuses on 2 Thessalonians 3:1, and Sybil Jones's sermon focuses on Isaiah 21:11.

Dates: 1869

Jesse Kersey papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-199
Identifier: SFHL-SC-199
Abstract

Includes letters, sermons, and manuscript fragments, as well as an 1824 printed epistle from London Yearly Meeting. The papers provide important insight into Kersey's faith and his thoughts on the Separation in the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1824-1841

John Mott papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-208
Identifier: SFHL-SC-208
Abstract Contains transcriptions of John Mott's letters to family and friends and journals, probably compiled to circulate in manuscript form. Also some original letters from John Mott to his family. Mott wrote extensively on his religious views, particularly on Quaker testimony and the issues of the Hicksite separation, as well as the conflicts within Genesee Yearly Meeting which led to the separation of Congregational (Progressive) Friends. Of special interest is a draft of responses to queries...
Dates: 1822-1851

Edward F. Stratton Collected Papers on Ohio Quakers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-142
Overview Edward F. Stratton (1876-1968) was a Quaker from Salem and Barnesville, Ohio. He served as Curator of the Salem Quarterly Meeting records and was Librarian of the Friends Society, Salem, Ohio. The collection contains historical and biographical information compiled by Edward F. Stratton about the Maule, Stratton, Williams, and related Ohio Quaker families, especially those involved in separations in Ohio Yearly Meeting. Of particular interest are Joshua's Maule's diaries and correspondence...
Dates: 1770-1967

Abraham Pennell commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-049
Overview

The commonplace book of Abraham Pennell contains excerpts from Elias Hicks’s letters and sermons, from George Fox’s sermons and writings, and from the bible.

Dates: 1826-1827

Moses Pierce correspondence with George F. White

 Collection — othertype: SC-238
Identifier: SFHL-SC-238
Abstract The collections contains correspondence between George F. White and Moses Pierce in which Pierce asks White to clarify his views on abolition, temperance, and peace. White does not agree with abolitionists who want an immediate end to slavery, and he thinks that Great Britain's Abolition of Slavery Act was a ill-conceived. He notes the wretched conditions of factories and mines in England and Scotland as other forms of slavery. Pierce, in copies or drafts of the letters he sent, argues that...
Dates: 1839-1926 (bulk 1842-1846)

Sarah Wistar Rhoads family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1211
Abstract The Sarah Wistar Rhoads family papers indicate strong relationships and family ties that spanned the 19th and 20th centuries. Sarah Wistar Rhoads (1839-1920) married William Gibbons Rhoads (1838-1880) on November 28, 1866. At that time, the Rhoads, Gibbons and Wistar families began corresponding, the result being an outstanding collection illustrating family support, friendship and love. These papers include correspondence, financial records, diaries and journals, memorabilia, classwork and...
Dates: Bulk, 1824-1930 1824-1963; Majority of material found within 1824 - 1930

Leon A. Rushmore collection of New York Yearly Meeting miscellaneous papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-213
Identifier: SFHL-SC-213
Abstract

This collection of miscellaneous papers collected by Leon A. Rushmore includes several religious essays or sermons, a copy of Nicholas Waln's 1772 prayer, and an undated address "To the great Sachems and Chief of the [missing] sitting around the Counsill at new york" possibly transcribed from dictation.

Dates: ca. 1789-1833

Elbert Russell Writings

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-133
Overview Elbert Russell (1871-1951) was a Quaker teacher, historian, and writer. His was a leading voice in bringing the insights of liberal, British Friends on the primacy of revelation and the importance of scholarship in the renewal of faith into American Quakerism. He was professor of Bible at Earlham College starting in 1895 and also served as chaplain. He resigned his position in 1915, later taught at Johns Hopkins, and then became Dean at Duke University. This collection contains primarily...
Dates: 1893-1951

Friends Historical Library Collection of Sermons

 Collection — othertype: MSS-047
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-047
Overview

Collected sermons received from miscellaneous sources.

Dates: 1737 - 1870

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Names
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 3
Fox, George 3
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 3
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 3
Truman, George 3
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Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 2
Haverford College 2
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 2
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 2
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative : 1854- ) 2
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1854) 2
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 2
Stratton, Edward F., 1876-1968 2
Allen, William Charles, 1857-1938 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Arnold family 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee Appointed for Indian Affairs 1
Bennett, William, 1804-1873 1
Brown, Gould 1
Carmalt, Caleb 1
Carpenter family 1
Chalkley, Thomas, 1675-1741 1
Churchman, George, 1730-1814 1
Clarke 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Cornell, John J., 1826-1909 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Dorsey, William, 1811-1874 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Eldridge, Phebe, 1776-1845 1
Evans, Charles, 1802-1879 1
Evans, William, 1787-1867 1
Fallowfield Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Female Association of Philadelphia for Promoting the Manufacture and Use of Free Cotton 1
Fisher, Samuel Rowland, 1745-1834 1
Ford, Alice, 1906- 1
Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends World College 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Genesee Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Gibbons, Hannah, d. 1868 1
Gould, Martha S., b. 1813 1
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 1
Graves, Michael P. 1
Griscom, Samuel S., 1802-1878 1
Griscom, Sarah M., 1839-1895 1
Hall, Hannah, approximately 1836- 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Harvard University 1
Hicks, Jemima, 1750-1829 1
Hobson, William, 1820-1891 1
Holmes, Jesse Herman, 1864-1942 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Hough, Oliver, 1804-1855 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hunt, Uriah, 1796?-1967 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
Imlay, Maria, d. 1829 1
Irish, William B. 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Janney family 1
Janney, Elizabeth, 1802-1893 1
Janney, Joseph, 1800-1866 1
Jennings family 1
Jennings, Hannah A., 1803-1853 1
Jennings, Levi, b. 1799 1
Jewett, Tacy M. 1
Johnson, Jane 1
Johnson, Samuel, 1763-1843? 1
Jones, Ann, 1774-1846 1
Jones, Eli 1
Jones, Horatio Gates, 1822-1893 1
Jones, Sybil 1
Judge, Hugh, 1750?-1834 1
Kimber, Emmor, 1775-1850 1
Kite, Mary, 1793?-1861 1
Kite, Nathan 1
Macy, William H., 1805-1887 1
Maule family 1
Maule, Joshua, b. 1806 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Mott, James, 1788-1868 1
Mott, John, 1783-1848 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Nine-Partners' Boarding School (Washington, N.Y.) 1
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 1
Parrish, Edward, 1822-1872 1
Parry, Isaac, 1774-1857 1
Pennell, Abraham 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Pierce, Moses, 1816-1886 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Potts, Ethel Rhoads, 1870-1962 1
Quimby, Daniel 1
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