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Darlington Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-296
Overview This collection contains the papers of the Darlington family of Delaware County, Pa., and Woodstown, NJ. Quakers with strong ties to Swarthmore College, the family was involved in education, social and peace concerns, and businesses in the Philadelphia area. Charles J. Darlington (1894-1966) served as Clerk of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends during the reunification of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings. The collection includes family correspondence relating to...
Dates: 1831-2012

Edward W. Evans Quaker Concerns Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-237
Overview Edward W. Evans (1882-1976) was a Quaker leader and lawyer active in the educational and peace concerns of the Society of Friends. The collection primarily contains papers compiled by Edward W. Evans during his time as Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Orthodox), from 1938-1946. Of particular interest are the materials concerning Civilian Public Service. The collection is significant in its documentation of pacifist attitudes and the ways in which the Society of Friends was active...
Dates: 1938-1951

E. Raymond Wilson papers concerning Five Years Meeting

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-148
Abstract This collection includes papers of E. Raymond Wilson concerning the 1935 Five Years Meeting, and in particular the development of a statement of the Peace testimony. Also included is information on a peace training camp at Quaker Hill, NY, in 1940.
Dates: 1935-1940

Quaker Disciplines

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Identifier: SFHL-MSS-005
Overview The Society of Friends or Quakers (the terms are synonymous) was founded in the middle of the seventeenth century in England by George Fox and others. The Friends Historical Library has collected Quaker disciplines since its founding in 1871. FHL is also the official repository for the records of seven American yearly meetings.
Dates: 1689-2009

James Wood papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1218
Abstract James Wood (1839-1925) was “interested in education, philanthropy, in the various branches of agriculture, in archaeology, history, Indian lore, anthropology, science, in prison reform and above all, in the Bible and religion,” (ABS, 2). He was also a business man, serving as President of the Genesee Salt Company in Piffard, New York. The James Wood papers are divided into twelve series: “Biographical Material:” “Agriculture;” Business and Financial Material;” “Collected Quaker Material;”...
Dates: Bulk, 1865-1921 1865-1964; Majority of material found within 1865 - 1921

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Barbour, Hugh 1
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Central Yearly Meeting of Friends. Union Quarterly Meeting 1
Congenies Two Months Meeting (Society of Friends : Congenies, France) 1
Darlington family 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Darlington, Esther 1
Deutsche Jahresversammlung (Society of Friends) 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Fox, George 1
Freedom Friends Church (Salem, Or.) 1
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 1
Friends Church Southwest Yearly Meeting 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
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Friends Meeting of Washington (Washington, D.C.) 1
Furnas, Paul J. 1
Gause family 1
Haverford College 1
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Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 1
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Nebraska Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 1
New Zealand Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ) 1
North Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1975- ) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1813-1828) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative : 1854- ) 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1854) 1
Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church 1
Pacific Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Religious Society of Friends in Ireland 1
Sharpless family 1
Shortlidge family 1
Society of Free Quakers 1
Société religieuse des Amis (Quakers) 1
Southeastern Yearly Meeting 1
Swarthmore College 1
Westchester County Bible Society (Westchester County, N.Y.) 1
Western Yearly Meeting of Friends (1877- : Plainfield, Ind.) 1
Wilmington Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 1
Wood, Carolena Morris, 1871-1936 1
Wood, James, 1839-1925 1
Woodstown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
World Alliance for International Friendship through Religion 1
World Council of Churches 1
Yearly Meeting of Congregational Friends (Waterloo, N.Y.) 1
Yearly Meeting of Friends, held in Virginia 1
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