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Annual Sessions of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-001
Overview A general meeting for Friends in the Delaware Valley area was first convened at Burlington in 1681. The first general meeting held in Philadelphia was in 1683, and in 1685, it was agreed that the meetings in New Jersey and Pennsylvania should be combined into one yearly meeting with alternate sessions at Philadelphia and at Burlington. The great Separation among Philadelphia Friends into Orthodox and Hicksite branches occurred at the Yearly Meeting of 1827. Through the course of the early...
Dates: 1662-2013.

Committee on Cooperation with Arch Street Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-364
Overview In 5mo 1930, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) appointed a committee "for the development of closer cooperation between Arch Street and Race Street Yearly Meetings, and to consider also whether the time of our Yearly Meeting might be changes so that the sessions of the two Meetings would at least in part overlap." Includes records of this Committee, 1930-1935. Of particular interest are surveys of cooperation between the two Philadelphia Quaker bodies to that point, as well as histories...
Dates: 1930-1935

Committee on the Religious Life of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-507
Overview

In 3mo 1944, Rufus Jones published an article, "Are We Ready," in Friends Intelligencer. In response to his concern for deepening the spiritual life of the Religious Society of Friends, members of both the Race Street and Arch Street Philadelphia Yearly Meetings gathered six months later in the meeting house at 15th and Race Streets. Records include minutes, correspondence, and publications.

Dates: 1944-1950

First Day School Association Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-579
Scope and Contents Records of First Day School Association of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Delaware County, PA), 1833-1956, including Association's Minutes (1862-1930), Minutes of its Executive Committee (1862-1913), Minutes of its Small Executive Committee (1912-1914) and the printed papers, proceedings and reports of its annual meetings (1865-1930). Records germane to the "First Day School Committee", including the Committee's Minutes (1890-1923), Circulating Libraries Records (1893-1901) and...
Dates: 1862-1927

Friends Temperence Association Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-749
Scope and Contents

Records of the Friends Temperence Association of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1883-1943, include those of its Main Committee (1925-1939) and Executive Committee (1881-1925), as well as other Miscellaneous Papers (1893-1921) and its publication, "The Outlook" (1892-1898).

Dates: 1881-1943

General Secretary, General Services, Financial, and Administration of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-325
Overview The administrative structure of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting has been re-worked a number of times. This finding aid describes administrative records and office files, primarily from the early 20th century to the present -- from the time when the Hicksite and Orthodox Yearly Meetings first began to employ paid staff to handle administrative matters. Today these functions are grouped under the auspices of General Services. This finding aid also describes the records of the General...
Dates: 1829-2005

Halliday Jackson Manuscripts

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-182
Overview Halliday Jackson (1771-1835) was a Quaker minister from New Garden and Darby, Pa.. From 1798 to 1800 he joined the Quaker mission to the Seneca Indians organized by the Indian Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. Shortly after his return from the mission to the Seneca, Halliday Jackson married Jane Hough and moved to Darby, Pa. Following Jane's death in 1830, Halliday Jackson remarried in 1833 to Ann P. Paschall (1792-1874), also a Quaker minister. These records contain documents...
Dates: 1755-1833

Lippincott Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-251
Overview Horace Mather Lippincott (1877-1967) was a Quaker editor and historian. The collection contains his speeches and writings on topics primarily concerning the Society of Friends and the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Of particular interest is the scrapbook he compiled in 1946 of papers and photographs of the 1913-1914 Joint Group which met weekly to study the Separation in the Society of Friends, along with other papers on the topic and on the first joint meeting of the two...
Dates: 1752 - 2010

Trustees and Friends Fiduciary Corporation of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-200
Overview

Friends Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends was created in 1975 by a merger of the Trustees of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and the Friends Fiduciary Corporation. The Fiduciary Corporation primarily manages and invests funds entrusted to it by Friends meetings and organizations, which are commingled into a Consolidated Fund.

Dates: 1889-2005

Young Friends Movement (Hicksite) Records

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Identifier: QM-Phy-585
Scope and Contents Records of the Young Friends Movement (H) at Haverford include the organization's Minutes (1916-1922), Correspondence (1917-1930), Financial Records (1915-1929), Publications (1912-1928), Conference Records (1918-1929) and Special Projects Records (1921-1930) and the minutes and other records of its Central Committee (1916-1929) and Executive Committee (1916-1931). Records of the Movement (H) and Young Friends Committee (O) are located in separate boxes, but under the common...
Dates: 1912-1932

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Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 2
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Bansen, Richard P. 1
Black Economic Development Conference 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Burlington Meeting House, Inc (Organization) 1
Burlington Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1685) 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Collins, Micajah, 1764-1827 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Eves, William 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Friends Center Corporation (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Fiduciary Corporation (1920-1975 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Fiduciary Corporation (2001- : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Insurance Group (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Social Union (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 1
Garrigues, Edward, 1756-1845 1
Horne, Wright 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
Jeavons, Thomas 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Leonard, Rowland K. 1
Lippincott family 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 1
Lippincott, Margaret Walker 1
Mather family 1
Metropolitan Council of Churches (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Middleton, Nancy 1
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Budget Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Central Bureau 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Trustees 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Indian Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Audit and Budget Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Bicentennial Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Programs, Salaries and their Financing 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Computer Search Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Computer Services Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Finance Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Association 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Friends Pension Plan Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. General Services Coordinating Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. General Services Standing Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. International Outreach Committee (1974-) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Office Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Personnel Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Personnel Services Group 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Property Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Records Committee 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Tercentenary Committee 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Seaman, David, 1791-1844 1
Third and Arch Streets Associates (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Walker family 1
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 1
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