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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

British Friends' letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-861
Overview

Letters of English Friends containing information on Quaker history as well as religious and cultural activities. The collection also includes letters relating to the activities of early Friends.

Dates: 1650 - 1985

Richard T. Cadbury collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-954
Overview

Letters of English and American Friends written at the end of the 18th century on topics relating to travel in the ministry in England and the northeastern United States, Friends, and health. Almost all the letters are directed to Quaker minister, James Thornton.

Dates: 1780 - 1878

Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting lantern slide collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SFHL-PA-219
Overview

This is a collection of glass lantern slides, originally owned by Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting (CPMM), and likely compiled by the Philadelphia Young Friends' Association. Most slides depict Quaker meetinghouses, portraits of Quakers, slides of Quaker conferences, or topics relating to Quakerism in the United Kingdom.

Dates: circa 1900-1920

Friends General Conference slide show on "George Fox Country"

 Collection — othertype: PA-040
Identifier: SFHL-PA-040
Overview

The Audio-Visual Subcommittee of the Religious Education Committee of the Friends General Conference assembled this slide collection alongside a script. The purpose, according to the introduction, is "to help viewers feel better acquainted with George Fox, the period in which he lived, and to bring alive for present day Friends the feel of theh country where Quakerism began." This collection contains slides related to George Fox's life and surroundings and an accompanying script.

Dates: 1952 - 1970

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?

Lindley Murray Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-198
Overview

Lindley Murray, Quaker author and grammarian, was born in 1745 in Pennsylvania and resided in England for many years while publishing grammar books and religious tracts. The collection is primarily composed of letters written by Lindley Murray and other family members between 1785 and 1822.

Dates: 1785-1830

Northern Friends Peace Board Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Northern Friends Peace Board
Abstract

This collection includes minutes of meetings (1915-1917), annual reports, releases, pamphlets.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1915-1982

Vipont-Brown-Crowley Family Papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-157
Identifier: SFHL-SC-157
Overview

The Vipont, Brown, and Crowley families were active Quakers in England and were particularly involved in Mount Street Monthly Meeting.

Dates: 1802-1993

Nicholas Waln Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-966
Overview

Correspondence, portraits, photographs, poetry, genealogy, and miscellaneous papers related to Nicholas Waln and the Waln family. Bulk of the material consists of correpsondence related to Nicholas Waln's journeys as a Quaker minister in England and Ireland. Topics discussed include news of family, activities of Friends, travel, friendship, spiritual matters, and ministry. Includes a chart of Waln family genealogy.

Dates: 1783 - 1895; Majority of material found within 1783 - 1819

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Names
Alexander, Samuel, 1840-1914 2
Fox, George 2
Harris, J. Rendel (James Rendel), 1852-1941 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Newman, Henry Stanley 2
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Ackworth School 1
Alexander, H.P. 1
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 1
Anna Morris Shinn Maier 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
Barrow, Robert, -1697 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, James, 1822-1915 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Braithwaite, Isaac, 1781-1861 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Bright, John, 1811-1889 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Cedric Vipont, 1896-1972 1
Brown, Dorothy, 1874-1968 1
Brown, E. Vipont (Edward Vipont), 1863-1955 1
Brown, Emily, 1827-1903 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Brown, Moses, 1793-1879 1
Cadbury, Richard Tapper, 1853-1929 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Cary, Catharine Brinton 1
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends 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
Collins, Isaac 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox, John, approximately 1754-1847 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Crowley family 1
Crowley, Mary Catherine, 1834-1912 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Farnworth, Richard 1
Fisher, Thomas 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Foster, Robert W. 1
Fothergill, Ann, 1830- 1
Friends General Conference (U.S.). Religious Education Committee 1
Friends University (Wichita, Kan.) 1
Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845 1
Hadley, David, 1842- 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Hartshorne, Susan Vipont 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888 1
Howitt, William, 1792-1879 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
James, John, -1710? 1
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 1
Kelly, Robert Lincoln, 1865-1954 1
Langdon, Mary A. 1
Lloyd, Mary Ann 1
Logan, James, 1674-1751 1
Malone, J. Walter 1
Mather, J. Francis 1
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 1
Moore, Joseph, 1832-1905 1
Murray family 1
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 1
Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826 1
Neave, Joseph J. 1
Negus, Jesse, 1831-1922 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Newlin, Thomas, 1855- 1
Nicholson, Timothy, 1828-1924 1
Northern Friends Peace Board 1
Ohio Yearly Meeting of the Friends Church (Evangelical : 1854-1971) 1
Opie, Amelia, 1769-1853 1
Parrish, John, 1729-1807 1
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 1
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Potts, Anna, 1827-1905 1
Potts, Joseph 1
Pumphrey, Stanley, 1837-1881 1
Rathbone, William, 1757-1809 1
Robson, Priscilla, d.1879 1
Scull, David, 1836-1907 1
Scull, Edward Lawrene, 1846-1884 1
Sharp, Isaac 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
Shipley, Murray, 1830-1899 1
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