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Ackworth School, England records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-001
Overview

Ackworth School was founded in 1779 as a co-educational boarding school for Quaker children by Dr. John Fothergill and other Quakers. It is located in West Workshire, England. It was intended to be a board school for children whose parents were not rich. This collection is comprised of four volumes, one of which is a transcription of one of the other volumes. They all relate to the rules and regulations for the Ackworth School in England.

Dates: 1785-1786, undated

Association of Friends Schools Executive Committee minutes

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-262
Abstract

Contains the minutes of the Executive Committee of the Association of Friends School. Inserted into the volume are the constitution, conference programs, and some reports.

Dates: 1900-1921

Howard Haines Brinton and Anna Shipley Cox Brinton papers

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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

Bristol Friends' School Minutes

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-09-004
Overview

This collection contains one minute book from the Bristol Friends' School for Girls and Boys, in Bristol, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1875-1880

Byberry School Association Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-014
Overview

The Byberry School Association was formed in 1837 by several members of the Society of Friends, mostly members of Byberry Monthly Meeting (Hicksite) for the purpose of raising stock to buy land and erect a secondary school in Byberry, Pennsylvania. It includes minutes, financial records, and some miscellaneous papers.

Dates: 1837-1844

Coordinating Committee for Education and Care of Members Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-450
Scope and Contents Records of the Coordinating Committee of PYM for Education and Care of Members (CC1) include: Minutes, Correspondence, and other administrative papers (1974-1998). For the most part though, this collection encompasses the records of other committees and groups, some technically under the CC1 umbrella and others not, as they relate to CC1. These records were held by CC1 and are thus kept with the CC1 collection. Groups with records included in the CC1 collection are...
Dates: 1974-1998

Rachel Davis DuBois Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-035
Overview

Rachel Davis DuBois (1892-1993) was a Quaker educator, writer, and a pioneer in the interfaith and interracial dialogue and intercultural education. This collection contains the personal papers of Rachel Davis DuBois, including correspondence, writings, her work with interracial, intercultural, and interfaith projects, personal logs and notes, and miscellaneous material.

Dates: 1920-1993

Fisher-Whitson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-281
Overview This collection contains manuscripts and other materials relating to the Whitson, Smedley, Fisher and other Quaker families of southeastern Pennsylvania. Along with commonplace books, correspondence, and photographs are a series of thematically arranged genealogical binders assembled by the donors. Of particular interest are the battlefield correspondence of Sam Smedley who was killed in the American Civil War and the journal of Esther Whitson, later Cope, who served as a nurse with the AFSC...
Dates: 1778-2011

Friends General Conference Records

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-025
Overview

Friends General Conference is a Quaker organization in the unprogrammed tradition of the Religious Society of Friends which primarily serves affiliated yearly and monthly meetings. For additional information about Friends General Conference, please consult their web site: http://www.fgcquaker.org/info/

Dates: 1867-2013

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

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American Friends Service Committee 3
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 3
Society of Friends 3
Westtown Boarding School 3
Akihito, Emperor of Japan 2
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Haverford College 2
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 2
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 2
Truman, George 2
Ackworth School 1
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Allen family 1
Association of Friends Schools. Executive Committee 1
Augur, Margaret Riggs 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1968) 1
Bean family 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Benezet, Anthony 1
Bennett, William, 1804-1873 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Bowne, Amy, 1795- 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Edward 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Brinton, Ruthanna 1
Brinton, Yuki 1
Bristol Friends' School 1
Brown, Gould 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Byberry Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Byberry School Association (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1
Carmalt, Caleb 1
Carter family 1
Carter, W. (William), 1651-1739 1
Collins, Sarah, b. 1795 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Cope, Esther Whitson, b.1900 1
Cox family 1
Cox, Alvin J., 1907- 1
Cox, Charles 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Cromwell, Caroline A., b. 1833 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Dorsey, William, 1811-1874 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Dugdale, Joseph A., 1810-1896 1
Earlham College 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Elizabeth R. Lippincott (Elizabeth Roberts), 1888-1979 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
First Day School General Conference 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Alfred William 1
Fisher, Thomas S., b.1928 1
Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 1
Free-School Society of New-York 1
Freund, Hans 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Publications Committee 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Religious Education Committee 1
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Friends Meeting of Washington (Washington, D.C.) 1
Friends Opportunity in the Orient (Organization) 1
Friends' Union for Philanthropic Labor (U.S.) 1
Fry, Joan Mary 1
Garvan, Theresa 1
General Conference of Young Friends Associations (U.S.) 1
Genesee Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Griscom, Samuel S., 1802-1878 1
Guilford College 1
Gummere, John 1
Gummere, Richard M. (Richard Mott), 1883-1969 1
Gummere, Samuel James 1
Haines, Elizabeth F. ((Elizabeth French)), 1826-1864 1
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 1
Hartshorne, Anna C. (Anna Cope) 1
Harvard University 1
Hazard family 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hirohito, Emperor of Japan 1
Hoag, May 1
Hobhouse, Stephen, 1881-1961 1
Holcombe, Hadassah M. L. (Hadassah Moore Leeds), 1891-1878 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Hunt, Uriah, 1796?-1967 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
Illinois Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1975) 1
Irie, Yukio 1
Irish, William B. 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jacob, Caroline M. 1
Janney family 1
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