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Iwao Frederick Ayusawa papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-969
Abstract

Iwao Frederick Ayusawa (1894-1972) spent much of his life working with the International Labor Organization, and later served as a faculty member of the International Christian University in Japan. The collection consists primarily of personal letters, speaking of his belief in pacifism and his work in Geneva and Japan.

Dates: 1918-1964

Bowles family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1212
Abstract The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. In 1900, the Bowles moved to Japan under the auspices of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and managed the Friends School and established the Tokyo Friends Center. During World War II, the Bowles family moved to Hawaii and worked with war refugees. The Bowles family correspondence consists of correspondence from Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles to their son Gordon Townsend Bowles from 1922 to...
Dates: 1922-1960

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

Stephen G. Cary collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1320
Overview

This collection contains the personal materials of Stephen G. Cary and historical materials collected by Cary about his relatives.

Dates: 1714-2003

Elkinton, Waring Family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1239
Overview This collection includes information about multiple generations of the Elkinton and Waring families. It is concentrated on two generations: firstly, that of Howard West Elkinton (1892-1955) and Katharine Wistar Mason Elkinton (1892/3-1961), his wife, and secondly, that of their daughter, Theodora Elkinton (1927-) who married Thomas Waring (1921-2001). It is a story of life choices made by these Quakers: for Howard and Katharine Elkinton, to serve under the American Friends Service Committee...
Dates: 1815-2006

Leonhard Friedrich papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-071
Overview

This collection includes photocopies and reproductions related to Leonhard Friedrich, a German Quaker.

Dates: 1942-1986

William R. Hughes papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-100
Overview

This collection is comprised of the typed manuscript, "The Friends of Jakob Boeheme," an essay describing a visit to former Nazis interned after the war, and correspondence in both German and English.

Dates: 1952

William Huntington papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1181
Overview

The collection relates primarily to William Huntington, (1907-1990), a 20th century Quaker peace activist and the ship The Golden Rule which Huntington and others used to protest atomic testing in the South Pacific. Included are correspondence, photographs, conference papers, newspaper articles, memoranda, and minutes.

Dates: 1932-1984

Alice Jones diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-037
Overview This collection is comprised primarily of the original, handwritten diary of Alice Jones, and a photocopy of the original. Diary entries discuss the history of the Friends School in Ramallah, Palestine, religious reflection and discussions concerning the divides between Muslims, Jews, and Christians in Palestine, and discussions concerning the politics within Palestine. Jones also provides descriptions of the children she teaches at the school.In addition to the Jones's diary,...
Dates: 1919-1946; 1930

Leonard Stout Kenworthy diary

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-039
Overview

Leonard Stout Kenworthy's "Quaker Berlin Diary" describes his experiences in Germany during World War II working with German Quakers to assist unaffiliated German Jews to leave Germany.

Dates: 1940-1941

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Akihito, Emperor of Japan 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Bowles, Gordon Townsend 1
Bowles, Jane T. 1
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Branson, J. (Julia) 1
Brown, H. Tatnall, Jr., 1900-1983 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Cadbury, Catharine Balderston 1
Cadbury, William Warder 1
Canton Christian College 1
Canton Hospital (Guangzhou, China) 1
Cary, Elizabeth S. 1
Civilian Public Service. Camp (Big Flats, NY) 1
Comfort family 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Ecumenical Institute of Spirituality 1
Elkington, Peter W. 1
Elkinton family 1
Elkinton, Howard W. (Howard West), 1892-1955 1
Elkinton, Katharine Wistar, 1892-1961 1
Esterbrook Steel Pen Manufacturing Company 1
Friedrich, Leonhard 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation 1
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Grellet family 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
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Hughes, William R. 1
Huntington, William R. 1
Hügel, Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1852-1925 1
International Labour Organisation 1
Iwao Frederick Ayusawa 1
Japan Friends' Mission (Tokyo, Japan) 1
John Wanamaker (Firm) 1
Jones, Alice Whittier 1
Jones, Elizabeth B. (Elizabeth Bartram) 1
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kenworthy, Leonard Stout, 1912- 1
Kokusai Kirisutokyō Daigaku 1
League of Nations. Assembly 1
Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia 1
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China) 1
MacMaster, Gilbert 1
Madāris al-Frindz (Rām Allāh) 1
Marvel, Josiah P. (Josiah Philip), 1896-1959 1
Michigan Agricultural College 1
Nicholson, Herbert V. (Herbert Victor) 1
Nitobe, Inazō, 1862-1933 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Japan Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Mission Board 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 1
Quaker United Nations Office 1
Rhoads, Esther Biddle, 1896-1979 1
Scattergood, Alfred Garrett 1
Schneider, Louis W. 1
Stanton, Lois V. (Lois Virginia), 1922- 1
Steere, Dorothy M., 1908-2003 1
Thomas, Margaret Loring 1
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United Nations Association 1
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University of Oxford 1
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) 1
Waring, Bernard Gilpin 1
Waring, Theodora Elkinton 1
Waring, Thomas 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Wood, Alexander Cooper, 1841-1919 1
Wood, Edward S., b. 1868 1
Wood, Mary Emma Stokes, 1842-1920 1
Wood, Nancy Morris, 1898-1988 1
Wood, Richard R. (Richard Reeve), 1897-1982 1
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