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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Economic Development Fund for Disadvantaged Minority Groups (Working Party on Racism) (1970-1976)

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/735
Identifier: QM-Phy-735
Overview The 1970 Working Party was appointed in the spring of 1970 to examine racism within Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. The Working Party issued a Preamble in June which in turn was the impetus for the establishment of the Economic Development Fund for Disadvantaged Minority Groups in March of 1971. The objective of the fund was to make "substantial resources available to projects which may be expected to result primarily in the development of growth, self-sufficiency, and economic independence of...
Dates: 1968-1978

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Education Committees (1833-1974)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: QM-Phy-501
Overview The Committee on Education of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends acts primarily as an advisory and consultative body. It has various funds at its disposal for use in assisting Friends schools and individual Quakers in the Yearly Meeting. An Education Committee was first appointed by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) in 1833 to survey the state of education within its limits. Hicksites and Orthodox Friends subsequently named a sucession of subroups on...
Dates: 1833-1976

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Family Relations Committee (1955-1998)

 Collection — othertype: HV/Phy/574
Identifier: QM-Phy-574
Scope and Contents

Records of PYM's Family Relations Committee at Haverford include the Committee's Minutes (1963-1992), its Financial Records (1987-1994), those pertaining to its Counseling Services (1989-1992) and the Newsletters of its Subcommittee on Lesbian and Gay Concerns (1991-1992).

Dates: 1963-1994

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Field Committee (1981-1998)

 Collection — othertype: HV/Phy/557
Identifier: QM-Phy-557
Scope and Contents

Records of PYM's Field Committee at Haverford include the group's Minutes, Correspondence, Financial Records, Annual Reports and Reports of Visitations and Acclivities of the Field Committee--the development of the handbook and the sponsorship of intervisitation weekends for members of Monthly Meetings.

Dates: 1981-1998

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Financial Stewardship Committee (1998-2003)

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/270
Identifier: QM-Phy-270
Scope and Contents

Records of the Financial Stewardship Committee and some summary records of a predecessor, the Yearly Meeting Finance Committee, 1990-2003.

Dates: 1990-2003

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: First Day School Association

 Collection — othertype: HV/Phy/579
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

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Friends Conflict Resolution Programs and Friends Suburban Project (1977-1998)

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/768
Identifier: QM-Phy-768
Overview Friends Conflict Resolution Programs of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, part of the Friends Suburban Project from 1977 to 1983, began as an attempt to utilize Quaker insights to address and solve disputes in local communities. Initially named the Friends Mediation Service, the Friends Conflict Resolution Programs acquired its current title in 1991. Its mediators work with both Quaker and non-Quaker organizations and communities and have published two manuals, The...
Dates: 1969-1998

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Friends Environmental Working Group and its predecessors (1975-1998)

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/740
Identifier: QM-Phy-740
Overview

Records of various Philadelphia Yearly Meeting groups concerned with energy and the environment, 1975-1994.

Dates: 1975-1994

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Friends Peace Committee and its predecessors (1891-2015)

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/770
Identifier: QM-Phy-770
Overview The Friends Peace Committee (FPC) of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was formed in 1933 by the merger of similar committees that had been established in 1892 by the Race Street Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) and in 1916 by the Arch Street Yearly Meeting (Orthodox) in Philadelphia. Since 1933, the committee has undergone a series of structural changes, perhaps most strikingly under the direction of Executive Secretary George Hardin from 1949-1973. There are a number of different subcommittees under...
Dates: 1891-2007

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Friends Pension Plan Committee

 Collection — othertype: SW/Phy/333
Identifier: QM-Phy-333
Overview

The Friends Pension Plan Committee was created in 1958 to oversee the disbursement of the Friends Pension Fund, which provides retirement income to staff of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, Friends General Conference, and affiliated meetings and committees. Records consist of meeting minutes, 1977-1990.

Dates: 1977-1990

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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 23
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 22
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 7
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 4
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. International Outreach Committee (1974-) 4
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Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Japan Committee 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Mission Board 3
Black Economic Development Conference 2
Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Friends Center Corporation (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Council on Education (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 2
Germantown Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Haverford Monthly Meeting of Friends (1904-) 2
Moorestown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1951- ) 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Abortion Study Group 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Community Involvement 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Criminal Justice 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Committee on Social Concerns 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Coordinating Committee for Testimonies and Concerns 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. First Day School Association 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Friends Pension Plan Committee 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Prison Service Committee of Southern New Jersey 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Records Committee 2
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Religious Education Committee 2
Social Order Committee (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Women’s Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Associated Executive Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Bansen, Richard P. 1
Brown, Francis G., 1917-2012 1
Brown, Levi K. (Levi Kirk), 1814-1899 1
Burlington Meeting House, Inc (Organization) 1
Burlington Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1685) 1
Caldwell, Samuel D. 1
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Clark, Arthur W., 1916-2008 1
Committee on the Book of Faith and Practice (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa. : 1950-1955) 1
Crauderueff, Michael 1
Cunningham, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Anne), 1934-2020 1
Dockhorn, Robert B. 1
Economic Development Fund for Disadvantaged Minority Groups (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Eves, William 1
Fiduciary Corporation of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Committee for Reconciliation and Church Reconstruction 1
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 1
Friends Conflict Resolution Programs 1
Friends Fiduciary Corporation (1920-1975 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Fiduciary Corporation (2001- : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Housing, Inc. (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Insurance Group 1
Friends Mediation Service 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Field Secretaries Program 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). General Education Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Legislative Letter Writing Campaign 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Middle East Working Group 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Militarism and Recruitment Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Nonviolent Direct Action Committee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Peace in the Media Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Policy and Legislation Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Public Witness Working Party 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Speakers Bureau 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Subcommittee on Pacifist Principles 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Waging Peace Project 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). War Tax Concerns Subcommittee 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Working Party on Civil Defense 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.). Working Party on Nonviolence 1
Friends Social Union (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends Suburban Project 1
Friends Temperance Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Friends World Conference, 3rd (1952) (Oxford, England) 1
Green, Albert Lamborn, 1845-1947 1
Griest, Jesse W., 1837-1885 1
Horne, Wright 1
Janney, Samuel M. (Samuel Mcpherson), 1801-1880 1
Japan Friends Service Committee 1
Japan Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Jeanes, Samuel, d.1894 1
Jeavons, Thomas 1
Joint Committee on Organic Union (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Joint Committee on a Common Book of Discipline, Faith and Practice (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Joint Committee on the Revision of Queries (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Jones, Wilmot 1
Kennett Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Kennett Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) 1
Kennett Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox) 1
Kent, May Day 1
Leonard, Rowland K. 1
Lightfoot, Thomas, 1821-1896 1
Metropolitan Council of Churches (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Middleton, Nancy 1
Mullen, Phillip W. 1
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Newark Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1686-1760) 1
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