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American Friends Fellowship Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-004
Overview The American Friends Fellowship Council had its origin in the Fellowship Committee of the American Friends Service Committee. Founded in 1933, its primary purpose was to foster an increased interest in Quakerism throughout the United States and to draw all Friends groups into closer sympathy and fellowship. The Fellowship Council merged with the Friends World Committee, American Section, in 1954. The collection includes correspondence and administrative records, minutes, financial...
Dates: 1933-1954

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

Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG1
Overview A Friends World Conference Committee, sponsored by the Fellowship Council of the American Friends Service Committee, was established in 1932 to promote better understanding among Friends world wide. The representatives at the Second World Conference of Friends, held at Swarthmore and Haverford Colleges, Pa., in 1937, approved the establishment of a continuing international organization, a Friends World Committee, to promote international contacts and cooperation among Friends. In 1958, it...
Dates: 1933-2010

Rufus M. Jones papers

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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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American Friends Fellowship Council 2
American Friends Service Committee 2
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 2
American Young Friends Fellowship 2
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 2
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Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 2
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 2
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 2
Goodenow, Leanore 2
Heacock, Walter G. 2
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 2
Pickard, Irene 2
Shaffer, Leslie D., 1901-1950 2
Simkin, Margaret T. 2
Simkin, Robert L. 2
Walker, James F., d.1978 2
Walton, J. Barnard (Joseph Barnard), 1885-1963 2
Wider Quaker Fellowship (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
57th Street Meeting of Friends (Chicago, Ill.) 1
American Friends Reconstruction Unit 1
Ann Arbor Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Ann Arbor, Mich.) 1
Atlanta Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Baily, Sydney 1
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 1
Beaver, Gilbert A., -1952 1
Beede, Willis 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Binford, Raymond, 1876-1951 1
Bolzau, Dr. Emma 1
Bowles, Gilbert, 1869-1960 1
Brinton, Anna Cox 1
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 1
Buchinger, Hans, -1910 1
Burridge, Florence 1
Burridge, Seaton 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cary, John R. 1
Cleveland Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Cleveland, Ohio) 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 1
Conference of Christian Pacifists 1
Connecticut Valley Association (Society of Friends) 1
Davidson, Pearl 1
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 1
DuBois, Rachel Davis 1
Durham Monthly Meeting of Friends (Durham, N.C.) 1
Earlham College 1
Eaton, Emily, 1874- 1
Eaton, Horace Ainsworth, 1871-1958 1
Edgerton, Mae 1
Elderkin, Noble S. (Noble Strong), 1878-1966 1
Elliott, Errol T., 1887-1971 1
Elmira Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends: Elmira, N.Y.) 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
Foxworthy, Theodore 1
Freiday, Dean 1
Friedrich, Leonhard 1
Friends Meeting of Ames (Ames, Iowa) 1
Friends Meeting of Washington (Washington, D.C.) 1
Friends Sesqui-centennial Commission 1
Friends World Committee for Consultation. Section of the Americas 1
Friends World Conference 1
Fuller, Walter G. 1
Gatlinburg Civilian Public Service Monthly Meeting of Friends (Gatlinburg, Tenn.) 1
Gillett, Henry T. (Henry Tregelles), d.1955 1
Gillett, Lucy 1
Gillman, Frederick John, 1866-1949 1
Griscom, Anna Bassett, 1889-1974 1
Hadley, Herbert M. 1
Hadley, W. Spencer 1
Hardin, Floyd, 1890-1974 1
Hartford Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends: West Hartford, Conn.) 1
Harvard University 1
Haverford College 1
Hill, Burton S. W. 1
Hobbs, Mary Mendenhall, 1852-1930 1
Hodgkin, Erika 1
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 1
Hole, Allen David, 1866-1940 1
Hole, Helen G. (Helen Griscom), 1906-1983 1
Honolulu Friends Meeting 1
Howard, Elizabeth Fox, 1873-1957 1
Howson, Grace 1
Hubben, William, 1895-1974 1
Hujer, Karl 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy, 1895-1956 1
Ithaca Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends: Ithaca, N.Y.) 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
Jones, Paul, 1880-1941 1
Jones, T. Canby (Thomas Canby), 1921-2014 1
Jones, Thomas Elsa, 1888-1973 1
Junta Mensual de los Amigos de la Ciudad de Mexico 1
Kantor, William Marx 1
Kelly, Thomas R. (Thomas Raymond), 1893-1941 1
Kelsey, Mary 1
Kilpack, Gilbert Hawthorne 1
Koch, Hilda 1
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