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Joel and Hannah Bean Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-012
Overview Joel Bean (1835-1914) and his wife, Hannah Elliott Bean (1830-1909), were prominent Quaker ministers in Iowa Yearly Meeting in the mid-nineteenth century when Quaker settlements were expanding in Iowa. Joel Bean was born in Alton, New Hampshire, in 1825, the son of John and Elizabeth Hill Bean, and educated at Friends Boarding School in Providence, Rhode Island. He migrated to Iowa in 1853, and taught school at West Branch, Iowa, from 1850 to 1861. In 1859, he married Hannah Elliott Shipley...
Dates: 1825-1914

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1189
Abstract Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton were 20th-century Quaker educators and prolific authors whose areas of expertise included the physical sciences and the Classics. Notably, they also worked for the American Friends Service Committee in Europe, for Friends Center in Tokyo, Japan, and as directors of Pendle Hill, an adult study center in Wallingford, PA. They were both recorded ministers in the Religious Society of Friends. This collection also contains materials of other...
Dates: 1859-2005

Henry J. Cadbury papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1121
Overview

Papers of Quaker Biblical scholar Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974), a founder of the American Friends Service Committee and Nobel Prize winner on behalf of the American Friends Service Committee. Cadbury taught at Haverford (1910-1919 and 1954-1963) and Bryn Mawr Colleges as well as Harvard Divinity School as Hollis Professor of Divinity.

Dates: 1910-1974

William W. Cadbury and Catharine J. Cadbury collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1192
Overview

The principal creators in the collection are Quakers William Warder Cadbury (1877-1959) and Catharine Jones Cadbury (1884-1970) who spent most of their lives in China. William Warder Cadbury came to China as a medical missionary in 1909.

Dates: 1893-1967

William Warder Cadbury papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1160
Overview

The papers of William Warder Cadbury, who was a Quaker medical missionary in China during the first half of the 20th century.

Dates: 1877-1959

Edward W. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-122
Overview

Edward Wyatt Evans (1882-1976) was a lifelong member of the Germantown (Pennsylvania) Monthly Meeting and was active in the Friends Peace Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Evans was instrumental in the founding of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (Fellowship of Reconcilation), and was the executive secretary from 1916-1919. During the 1920s, he was also active in educational and peace programs of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1916-1922

Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-037
Overview

The Friends Sesqui-Centennial Commission was an organization involved with coordinating Quaker activities relating to the sesquicentennial celebration of the American Revolution in 1926 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The collection contains a minute book containing committee and treasurer's reports, registration books, printed material and other records.

Dates: 1925-1926

Collection of Rufus Jones papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-066
Identifier: SFHL-SC-066
Abstract This collection includes letters and printed materials relating to Rufus Jones. Included are photocopies of letters commenting on or criticizing The American Friend of which Rufus Jones was editor. Among these are a letter from Henry Stanley Neuman, editor of The Friend, regarding the state of the Society in England, and a letter from Walter Malone relating events at Ohio Yearly Meeting in 1894. Letters from R.L. Kelly, Joseph Moore, David Hadley, and Thomas Newlin discuss The American...
Dates: 1894-1947?

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

Peace Association of Friends in America Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-027
Overview

The Peace Association of Friends in America was organized in 1867 by Orthodox Friends in the New York, Baltimore, North Carolina, Ohio, Indiana, Western and Iowa Yearly Meetings in reaction to the Civil War, with its mission being to convince Friends and others that war was unchristian, inhumane and unnecessary.

Dates: 1868-1944

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Names
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 2
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Cadbury, William Warder 2
Canton Christian College 2
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 2
Haverford College 2
Jones, Mary Hoxie 2
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 2
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel, 1840-1914 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Bean family 1
Bean, James, 1822-1915 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Benson, Lewis 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bowen, Catherine Drinker 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Burton, Emma Cadbury 1
Cadbury family 1
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 1
Cadbury, Catharine Jones 1
Cadbury, Sara Manatt 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Cary, John R. 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Comfort, William Wistar 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox family 1
Cox, Alvin J., 1907- 1
Cox, Charles 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
Earlham College 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends : U.S.). Peace Board 1
Foulds, Elfrida Vipont 1
Fox, George 1
Foxworthy, Theodore 1
Freund, Hans 1
Friends Sesqui-centennial Commission 1
Friends University (Wichita, Kan.) 1
Fry, Joan Mary 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Goodbody, Olive C. 1
Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 1
Grubb, Isabel 1
Guilford College 1
Hadley, David, 1842- 1
Hadley, W. Spencer 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 1
Hartshorne, Anna C. (Anna Cope) 1
Harvard University 1
Henry, James M. 1
Hicks, Muriel 1
Hilden, Joy Totah 1
Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930 1
Hobhouse, Stephen, 1881-1961 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hole, Allen David, 1866-1940 1
Husayni , Amin, Grand Mufti, 1893-1974 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Irie, Yukio 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Kelly, Robert Lincoln, 1865-1954 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Kraus, Hertha 1
Lachmund, Margarethe 1
Lambe, Catharine Cadbury 1
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