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All American Friends Conference (Oskaloosa, Ia.) Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-002
Overview

All American Friends Conference (1929) was a conference of Quakers from the United States and Canada which was held in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in September 1929. This collection contains a journal kept by Rebecca Thomas Miller, program, list of participants, pictures, and other records relating to the Conference.

Dates: 1929

American Friends Service Committee, Committee on Rights of Conscience Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-006
Overview

Contains the records of American Friends Service Committee, Committee on Rights of Conscience, 1955-1962, including minutes and other supporting documents. Persons represented include Faith Bissell, Miriam E. Brailey, Harrop Freeman, Frederick Fuges, Alan Howe, Mary Knowles, Patrick M. Malin, Roland Pennock, Sara Pickus, Harry B. Sprogell, Frederick B. Tolles, and John T. Watkins.

Dates: 1955-1962

Baltimore Yearly Meeting draft epistles collection

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-269
Abstract

Collection of manuscript drafts of epistles prepared by Baltimore Yearly Meeting to send to the Yearly Meetings of Philadelphia, New York, Rhode Island, and North Carolina. Most concern the education and treatment of Indians, African Americans, and Quaker children; also, opposition to war and the production of liquor by Friends. All are handwritten with corrections.

Dates: 1776-1815

Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-278
Overview

This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.

Dates: 1876-1967

Chapman family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-259

Joshua Evans Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-190
Overview Joshua Evans, a Quaker minister and abolitionist, was born in 1731 in West Jersey. About the year 1754, he experienced a religious conversion and thereafter devoted his life to sharing his rigorous interpretation of the gospel through an ascetic and pious life style and simple ministry. Barely educated, he was nevertheless acknowledged as a minister by Haddonfield Monthly Meeting in 1759. Evans was a vegetarian and a fervent proponent of the peace testimony, Quaker plainness, and ending...
Dates: ca. 1788- ca. 1804

Marshall Fell writings

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-256
Abstract

The collection contains drafts of poems, letters to the editor, and a few personal letters. 1880-1890. Most of the letters express support for prohibition; one letter mentions the school run by Bradford Preparative meeting.

Dates: 1880-1890

Friends' Opportunity in the Orient

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-036
Overview

Friends Opportunity in the Orient was an unofficial Hicksite organization which sponsored a Quaker teacher in Canton, China, in the 1920s. The collection contains primarily correspondence with Margaret Hallowell Riggs, who was sponsored to teach at Canton Christian College and Canton Hospital.

Dates: 1923-1924

William Hobson Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-062
Overview

William Hobson, 1820-1891, was a Quaker minister and farmer from North Carolina, Iowa, and Oregon. The collection contains chiefly diaries (1859-1891) describing rural life in Iowa and ministerial visits to California, Kansas, Missouri, and Oregon; together with autobiographical fragments and notes for sermons.

Dates: 1851-1891

T. Atkinson Jenkins Research for Friends World Conference (London, 1920)

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-075
Overview T. Atkinson Jenkins (1868-1935) was a Quaker and a university professor. The collection contains chiefly correspondence, questionnaires, notes, clippings, and other papers, relating to Jenkins's collection of information on Friends' attitudes to the Mexican and Civil wars, information which was designed to be part of the reassessment of the Quaker peace testimony in preparation for the first Friends World Conference (London, 1920). Also includes bibliography of Jenkins' writings on French...
Dates: 1917-1919

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Augur, Margaret Riggs 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 1
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Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963 1
Bissell, Faith 1
Bradford Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Brayley, Miriam E. 1
Broomell, Anna Pettit 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1
Carpenter family 1
Chapman, Ann B. (Ann Baldwin), 1788-1854 1
Chapman, T. Ellwood 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Evans, Joshua, 1731-1798 1
Fahnestock, Zephine 1
Fell, Marshall, 1822-1897 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
Foulke, Elizabeth 1
Freeman, Harrop A. (Harrop Arthur), 1907-1993 1
Friends Opportunity in the Orient (Organization) 1
Friends World Conference (1st : 1920 : London, England) 1
Friends' Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia 1
Fuges, Frederick 1
Hamm, Thomas D. 1
Hobson, William, 1820-1891 1
Howe, Alan R. 1
Jenkins, T. Atkinson (Thomas Atkinson), 1868-1935 1
Knowles, Mary, 1910- 1
Lippincott family 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 1
Lippincott, Margaret Walker 1
Malin, Patrick Murphy, 1903-1964 1
Mather family 1
Miller, Rebecca Thomas, 1864-1938 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Patterson, Mary Sullivan, 1906-1987 1
Pennock, J. Roland (James Roland), 1906-1995 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
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Pierce, Moses, 1816-1886 1
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Richardson, Elliott, 1881-1964 1
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Richardson, Mordecai, 1784-1808 1
Richardson, Nathaniel, 1793-1872 1
Richardson, Nathaniel, 1839-1920 1
Shihadeh, Fred (Fred Shihadeh) 1
Sprogell, Harry E. (Harry Edward), 1911-1972 1
Sullivan family 1
Tallcot, Joseph, 1768-1853 1
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 1
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Tolles, Frederick Barnes, 1915-1975 1
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Turner, Joseph, III, 1831-1865 1
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Turner, Rebecca Sinclair, 1795-1877 1
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Turner, Richard Townsend, 1819-1892 1
Vickers, Elizabeth, 1813-1863 1
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Vickers, Joseph, 1811-1864 1
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Watkins, John T. 1
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 1
White, George F., 1789-1847 1
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Yarnall, Hannah, 1765-1822 1
Yarnall, Mordecai, 1705-1772 1
Yarnall, Peter, 1754-1798 1
Yarnall, Rebecca, 1786-1859 1
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