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Rebecca Mary Hannum correspondence

 Collection — othertype: SC-303
Identifier: SFHL-SC-303
Overview The collection contains the correspondence of Rebecca Mary Hannum (1889-1984) mostly related to her work with the American Friends Service Committee child feeling program in post WWI Germany, 1921-1924 and Peasant Industries, Poland. After the child feeling project was transferred to local groups in Germany, Mary Hannum became involved with the Peasant Industries program which supported women's handwork for sale in the United States and elsewhere. Her personal and business letters contain...
Dates: 1918 - 1924

William Huntington papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1181
Overview

The collection relates primarily to William Huntington, (1907-1990), a 20th century Quaker peace activist and the ship The Golden Rule which Huntington and others used to protest atomic testing in the South Pacific. Included are correspondence, photographs, conference papers, newspaper articles, memoranda, and minutes.

Dates: 1932-1984

Rufus M. Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1130
Abstract Rufus Matthew Jones was born on January 25, 1863 in South China, Maine. His parents were Edwin and Mary Gifford Hoxie Jones. Their family had been Quakers, and he was brought up in a spartan and religious household. By his own estimate, Rufus M. Jones was deeply influenced as a child by his Aunt Peace Jones for her life of Quaker homily and, as a young man, the spirituality and philosophical powers of oratory and discourse of his other aunt and uncle, the ministers Eli and Sybil Jones. He...
Dates: 1860 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1997

Gilbert MacMaster papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1016
Overview Gilbert MacMaster (1869-1967), a Quaker, was involved in charitable work in post-World War II Europe. The papers include his letters, photographs, and diary, which covers his and Margarethe Lachmund's (his wife) 30 years of service (1920-1950) with the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) child feeding mission in Germany, after World War I, as head of the Friends Center in Hamburg, during Hitler's rise to power, and as American Friends' representative in Basel, Switzerland, during World...
Dates: 1901-1968

Douglas V. and Dorothy M. Steere papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1174
Abstract Douglas and Dorothy Steere were prominent figures of the Quaker movement in the twentieth century, and deeply committed to the causes of peace and spiritual enrichment. This commitment is evident in their involvement with Quaker-led relief work after World War II, Quaker spiritual retreats, international diplomacy, and Dorothy’s work with the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Douglas taught philosophy at several institutions including Haverford College, and published extensively on topics...
Dates: 1896-2003

The collection of Beulah Hurley Waring and Alston Waring, New Hope, PA

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1225
Overview

The collection, primarily of correspondence of Quaker Beulah Hurley (1886-) relating principally to her relief work after World War I in Europe and Russia under the auspices of several Friends' groups and the photographs of Quaker P. Alston Waring (1895-1978) taken in Europe, East Asia, California, Central America and mainly in India between 1915 and 1954.

Dates: 1917-1954

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Library
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 12
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 3
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1
 
Subject
correspondence 5
Quakers 4
World War, 1939-1945 4
Society of Friends 3
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 3
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World War, 1914-1918 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious Objectors -- United States 3
Quaker businesspeople 2
Quaker women 2
Society of Friends -- Charities 2
Society of Friends -- Missions 2
diaries 2
postcards 2
Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Architecture 1
Bible. Acts 1
California -- Pictorial works 1
Central America -- Pictorial works 1
Child welfare -- Germany 1
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Cooking, American 1
Egypt -- Pictorial works 1
England -- Description and travel 1
Europe -- Description and travel 1
Famines -- Soviet Union 1
Finland 1
Food relief -- Germany 1
Food service 1
Germany 1
Germany -- Pictorial works 1
Haverford (Pa.) 1
Hawaii 1
Hungary -- Pictorial works 1
India -- Pictorial works 1
International relief 1
International relief -- Africa 1
International relief -- France 1
International relief -- Poland 1
Italy -- Pictorial works 1
Japan 1
Mexico -- Pictorial works 1
Missionaries 1
Mysticism 1
Nonviolence 1
Nonviolence -- History 1
Nuclear disarmament 1
Odisha (India) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Peace -- Religious aspects 1
Philosophy -- Study and teaching 1
Poland -- Pictorial works 1
Quaker missionaries 1
Quaker philanthropists 1
Quaker photographers 1
Quaker women -- 20th century 1
Quaker women -- History -- 20th century 1
Quakers -- 18th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Austria 1
Quakers -- Delaware 1
Quakers -- Education 1
Quakers -- Family relationships 1
Quakers -- Germany -- History -- 20th century 1
Quakers -- History 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- Social service 1
Quakers -- Suffrage 1
Quakers -- Switzerland 1
Quakers -- Tennessee 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- Austria 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- Poland 1
Reconstruction (1939–1951) 1
Refugees 1
Religion -- Study and teaching 1
Rhodes Scholarships 1
Russia -- Pictorial works 1
Sermons 1
Society of Friends -- Germany 1
Society of Friends -- History 1
Society of Friends -- International assistance 1
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- France 1
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Russia 1
Society of Friends -- Jamaica 1
Society of Friends -- Japan 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 1
Society of Friends -- West Indies 1
Travel -- 20th century 1
United States -- History -- Colonial period -- ca. 1600-1775 1
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
Vienna (Austria) -- Pictorial works 1
Women and Peace -- History 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- American Friends Service Committee 1
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Haverford College 4
Civilian Public Service 3
Harvard University 3
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 3
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 2
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Society of Friends 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
American Friends Service Committee. China Program 1
American Friends Service Committee. Civilian Public Service 1
American Friends Service Committee. Committee on Rights of Conscience 1
Babbitt, James A. 1
Bacon, Edith Farquhar, 1892-1988 1
Bacon, Francis R. (Francis Rogers), 1888-1965 1
Bacon, Samuel Allen, 1848-1908 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bliss, Ann 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
Bowles, Jane T. 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Branson, J. (Julia) 1
Brethren Service Committee 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Cadbury family 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cadbury, Lydia Caroline Brown, 1889-1978 1
Cary, Stephen G. 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (China Unit) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Lagro, Ind.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Powellsvile, Md.) 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Trenton, N.D.) 1
Civilian War Services Conference (1943 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Columbia University 1
Cox, Catharine E. Bean 1
Cox, Charles E., 1854-1930 (Charles Ellwood) 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Elkington, Peter W. 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, Howard W. (Howard West), 1892-1955 1
Elkinton, Katharine Wistar, 1892-1961 1
Friends Civilian Public Service Cooking School 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
Fuson, Chester Garfield, 1881-1965 1
Fuson, Marian Darnell, b. 1920 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Golden Rule (Ketch) 1
Haines, Joseph H. 1
Haines, William Henry 1
Hannum, Rebecca Maery, 1889-1884 1
Hollingsworth, H. (Henry), 1737-1803 1
Huntington, William R. 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
James, Dorothy Biddle 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kamp, Esther Farquhar, 1895-1994 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Lowry, Alfred, 1888-1935 1
Lowry, Grace Scattergood, 1891-1964 1
MacMaster, Gilbert 1
Malik, Gurdial 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 1
Miles, Catharine Cox 1
Miles, Walter R. ((Walter Richard)), b. 1885 1
Nelson Fuson, 1913-2006 1
Nitobe, Inazō, 1862-1933 1
Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedral) 1
Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Quaker United Nations Office 1
Relief Missions of the Society of Friends 1
Richardson, Thomas, 1816-1867 1
Rickman, Lydia Cooper Lewis, -1885 1
Scattergood, Alfred Garrett 1
Schneider, Louis W. 1
Steere, Dorothy M., 1908-2003 1
Stirling, Anne Biddle, -1857 1
Swarthmore College 1
United Nations Association 1
University of Oxford 1
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 1
Waring, Bernard Gilpin 1
Waring, Beulah Hurley 1
Waring, P. Alston (Pinckney Alston) 1
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