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A. Keith and Ruth Smiley slides

 Collection — othertype: PA-161
Identifier: SFHL-PA-161
Abstract

A. Keith and Ruth Smiley were Quakers active in the Mohonk area. This collection consists of slides they took on their travels to England, Africa, and other sites.

Dates: 1952 - 1976

A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

Abington monthly meeting manumissions

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-001
Scope and Content note This volume records the manumissions of enslaved people for various members of Abington Monthly meeting. The Manumissions include a statement describing who the enslaver is freeing, and why, and includes the signatures of the enslavers and their witnesses. Individuals whose manumission of enslaved people is recorded in the volume include: Thomas Walton, David Parry, Thomas Fletcher, Susannah and Thomas Walmsley, Sarah Bolton, Margaret Bolton, Rachel Bolton, and Isaac Bolton, Silar Walmsey,...
Dates: 1775

Abington Friends School (Abington, Pa.) Account book

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-001
Abstract

Abington Friends School was established by Abington Monthly Meeting in the latter part of the eighteenth century as a day school. The account book covers the period 1828-1842. Pupil's names are given with the status of their payments, etc.

Dates: 1828-1842

Abington Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection — Othertype SW/Ph/A200
Identifier: QM-Ph-A200
Scope and Contents Records of Abington Monthly Meeting and its predecessors since 1670. Included of the Pre-Separation and Hicksite records: minutes of the men's meeting and later, of joint sessions with women; minutes of the women's meeting; registers of births and deaths; marriage and membership records through the present day; certificates of removal, disownments, etc.; epistles received and other miscellaneous papers. The records of the Orthodox branch of Abington Monthly Meeting...
Dates: 1670 - 2021

Abington Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/Ph/A220
Identifier: QM-Ph-A220
Scope and Contents

The original records of Abington Preparative Meeting -- pre-Separation, Hicksite, and Orthodox -- include minutes of men's, women's and joint business meetings as well as other records. Records of Abington Preparative Meeting include: men's minutes, 1786-1897 (H), 1827-1868 (O); women's minutes, 1787-1893 (H); women's account books, 1834-1874; school fund account books, 1773-1900 (H).

Dates: 1773-1943

Abington Quarterly Meeting Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: QM-Ph-A250
Scope and Contents Records of Abington Quarterly Meetings, 1786, include: Hicksite and United men’s minutes; Orthodox men’s minutes; Hicksite women's minutes; Orthodox women’s minutes; First-day School Union records; minutes of the Hicksite Meeting on Worship and Ministry, the Ministry and Counsel Committee, and of the Meeting of Ministers and Elders, Orthodox; Orthodox meeting financial records; minutes of the Abington Visitation Committee; minutes of the Gwynned Visitation Committee; minutes of the...
Dates: 1786-2018

Irwin Abrams Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Abrams, Irwin
Abstract

Includes biographical and bibliographical information and photocopies of a small portion of Abrams published writings, including material about the Nobel Peace Prize, women Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Quaker peace testimony and the Nobel Peace Prize, Henri La Fontaine, and Carl von Ossietzky.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-

Abstracts from the Le Ray Monthly Meeting (Orthodox) Records

 Collection — Othertype SW/NY/L453
Identifier: QM-NY-L453
Abstract

Abstracted records of Le Ray Monthly Meeting (Orthodox), 1828-1843, copied by Grace Moffett Lansing from the compilations of Minnie Ward Kellogg.

Dates: 1828-1843

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Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 782
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 423
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 231
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 67
 
Subject
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 97
Quakers -- History 92
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 92
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 81
Quakers -- Social life and customs 78
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Quakers 71
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 71
Society of Friends -- Education 69
diaries 62
Society of Friends -- Delaware 61
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 61
Society of Friends -- Maryland 58
Quakers -- Diaries 49
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 48
correspondence 47
Quakers -- New York (State) 41
Society of Friends -- Charities 40
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 37
Quaker women 36
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 35
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County 35
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 34
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 33
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 33
Chester County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 32
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 31
Society of Friends -- New Jersey -- Burlington County 31
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Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 28
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 28
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- New York 25
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 23
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 23
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 22
manuscripts (documents) 22
Burlington County (N.J.) -- Genealogy 21
Quakers -- New Jersey 21
letters (correspondence) 21
Delaware County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 19
Quakers -- Family relationships 19
Society of Friends -- Charities -- Records and correspondence 19
Society of Friends -- History 19
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Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Montgomery County 19
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 18
Church and social problems -- Society of Friends 17
Indians of North America 17
Society of Friends -- Japan 17
Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 16
Quakers -- Travel 16
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 16
Social service -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 16
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Cayuga County 16
Quaker authors 15
Quaker missionaries 15
Quakers -- Social service 15
Society of Friends -- International assistance 15
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Saratoga County 15
Society of Friends -- Wilburite controversy 15
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 15
Quaker businesspeople 14
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travel literature 14
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Slavery -- United States 13
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photographs 13
Antislavery movements -- United States 12
Charities -- Pennsylvania 12
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Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 12
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 12
Seneca Indians 12
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 12
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief 12
Education -- Pennsylvania 11
Indians of North America -- Missions 11
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Genealogy 11
Prison reform -- Society of Friends 11
Quakers -- Virginia 11
Social service -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 11
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Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Erie County 11
Society of Friends -- Sermons 11
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World War, 1939-1945 11
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French 1
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Names
American Friends Service Committee 66
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 30
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 29
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 28
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 26
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 23
Swarthmore College 22
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 18
Haverford College 17
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 17
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 16
Westtown Boarding School 16
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 15
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 14
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 9
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 9
Civilian Public Service 8
Comly, John, 1773-1850 8
Fox, George 8
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 8
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 8
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 8
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 8
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 8
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 8
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 7
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 7
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 7
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 7
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 7
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1957 : New York, N.Y.) 7
Parsons, Samuel, 1774-1841 7
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 7
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Indian Committee (1827-1948) 7
Brinton, Anna Cox 6
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 6
Cadwallader, Priscilla, 1786-1859 6
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends 6
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 6
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 6
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 6
Friends World Committee for Consultation 6
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 6
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 6
McClintock, Thomas, 1792?-1876 6
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) 6
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : approximately 1671-1828 : New York, N.Y.) 6
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 6
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 6
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 6
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative : 1854- ) 6
Penn, William, 1644-1718 6
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 6
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 6
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 6
Sharpless family 6
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 6
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 6
Wilbur, John, 1774-1856 6
Brown family 5
Chalkley, Thomas, 1675-1741 5
Cornplanter, Seneca chief 5
Earlham College 5
Friends World College 5
Friends' War Victims' Relief Committee (London, England) 5
Green Street Monthly Meeting of Friends (Philadelphia, Pa.) 5
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 5
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 5
Kite family 5
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 5
Monthly Meeting of New York (Society of Friends : Orthodox : New York, N.Y.) 5
Mott, James, 1788-1868 5
New York Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1958-1974 : New York, N.Y.) 5
Parrish, Dillwyn, 1809-1886 5
Parrish, John, 1729-1807 5
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Social Order Committee 5
Poole, William, 1764-1829 5
Schofield, Martha 5
Scott, Job, 1751-1793 5
Sharpless, Joshua 5
Simmons, Henry 5
Society of Friends 5
Walton family 5
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 5
White, Barclay, 1821-1903 5
Willoughby, George, pacifist 5
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 5
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 5
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 4
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 4
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 4
Brinton family 4
Bryn Mawr College 4
Cadbury family 4
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 4
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 4
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 4
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 4
Fothergill, Samuel 4
Foulke family 4
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