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Friends Boarding Home of Bucks Quarterly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-020
Abstract

Friends Boarding Home of Bucks Quarterly Meeting, a Quaker boarding home for the aged in Newtown. Pennsylvania, was opened in 1897 and incorporated in 1899. In 1900 it moved to a new building erected on Congress Street, with funds given by Edward M. Paxson in memory of his parents. Friends' Village was opened in 1981. The records include correspondence, minute books, constitution and legal papers, reports, and other papers.

Dates: 1896-2013

Friends' Boarding Home of the Concord Quarterly Meeting

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-081
Abstract The Friends' Boarding Home of Concord Quarterly Meeting, a Quaker boarding home for the elderly in West Chester, PA, was established in 1891. It was originally for women only, but by 1894, men were also admitted. In 1936, the Home moved to a new facility which was constructed with funds provided by a bequest from Nathaniel Hickman. After 1976, the Home no longer offered nursing services. The collection contains minutes, reports, admission and financial, and other related papers, some of...
Dates: 1890-1991

Friends Burial Ground, Philadelphia records

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-074
Abstract

Handwritten records related to the establishment of the Friends Burial Ground in Philadelphia.

Dates: 1810

Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-093
Abstract

This collection contains the records of the Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology, primarily from the years 1943 to 1997. The Conference was originally founded as a way of addressing the spiritual turnmoil people were feeling after World War II. It continues to examine the ways Jungian psychology interacts with Quaker beliefs at its annual three-day conference over the Memorial Day weekend.

Dates: 1938-2011 [bulk: 1943-1997]; 1843-1874

Friends Council on Education records

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Identifier: HC.MC-1278
Abstract The Friends Council on Education is a force in Quaker education, serving Friends' schools in an advisory, consultative, and nurturing capacity, developing mutual understanding and support among its institutions. The records include minutes and reports, 1930-1974; financial records, 1962-1983; executive committee records, 1936-1970; conference papers, 1940-1972; surveys and reports, 1930-1978; and publications, 1931-1966. Additionally included are the records of a number of subcommittees and...
Dates: 1902-1981

Friends Fiduciary Corporation Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: QM-Phy-200
Abstract

Records of the Quaker investment company Friends Fiduciary Corporation (2001- ) and its predecessor organizations, the Trustees of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (1898-1975), the Friends Fiduciary Corporation (1920-1975), and the Fiduciary Corporation of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (1975-2001).

Dates: 1889-2005

Friends Historical Association

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-026
Abstract

Friends Historical Association is an organization that promotes research and publication on topics in Quaker history. Membership and editorial offices are located at Swarthmore and Haverford Colleges. Minutes of the organization after 1964 are at Haverford College.

Dates: 1942-2001

Friends Historical Association records

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Identifier: HC.MC-901
Abstract

The collection contains records of meeting minutes, correspondence, financial statements, information concerning the Conference for Quaker Historians and Archivists, details about various committes within the association, publications and publicity, events, and miscellaneous materials of the Friends Historical Association.

Dates: 1873-2012

Friends' Home for Children

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-086
Abstract Friends' Home for Children (“Friendly Acres”) was established in 1881 in Philadelphia by Hicksite Quakers. The Home was a residential facility for orphans and other children in need, modeled on a homelike environment rather than the large institutional more typical of the era. The Home was administered by a Board of Managers which originally was composed entirely of members of the Society of Friends. Eventually it became a summer camp, “Camp Sommerdale,” a summer facility for the children....
Dates: 1881-1988

Friends Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia

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Identifier: SFHL-RG4-031
Abstract

Friends' Indian Aid Association of Philadelphia was an organization of Hicksite Quakers in Philadelphia founded in 1869 to solicit donations of money and goods to distribute to the Indian tribes in Nebraska assigned to the care of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (Hicksite) during the period of Grant's peace policy. The collection includes reports and minutes, financial reports, correspondence, and lists of goods.

Dates: 1869-1875

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Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 255
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Swarthmore College Peace Collection 2
 
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Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 97
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 61
Society of Friends -- Delaware 60
Society of Friends -- Maryland 58
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Chester County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 32
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Bucks County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 22
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 20
Delaware County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 19
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Montgomery County 19
Quakers -- Social life and customs 15
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 14
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 13
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County 12
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Genealogy 11
Montgomery County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 10
Philadelphia County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 9
Society of Friends -- Education 9
Quakers -- History 8
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Quakers 7
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Society of Friends -- Ohio 7
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 6
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History 6
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diaries 6
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 5
Lancaster County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 5
Quakers -- Diaries 5
Society of Friends -- Charities 5
Society of Friends -- History -- Societies, etc. 5
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Adams County 5
Columbia County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 4
Literature -- Societies, etc. 4
Nonprofit organizations -- Pennsylvania 4
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 4
Schools -- Pennsylvania 4
Society of Friends -- New York (State) 4
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Berks County 4
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Media 4
Adams County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 3
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Civil rights -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 3
Conservative Quakers 3
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Quaker businesspeople 3
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Quakers -- Ohio 3
Religious education -- Society of Friends 3
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Society of Friends -- History 3
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 3
Society of Friends -- Missions 3
Society of Friends -- Nebraska 3
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Bedford County 3
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Kennett Square 3
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Lycoming County 3
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Quakertown 3
Society of Friends -- Reunification 3
Society of Friends -- Virginia 3
Society of Friends -- Wilburite controversy 3
Spiritual life -- Society of Friends 3
Temperance -- Pennsylvania -- Societies, etc. 3
York County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 3
Youth -- Religious life 3
African Americans -- Pennsylvania 2
Architecture -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Centre County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 2
Charities -- Pennsylvania 2
Chester County (Pa.) 2
Church work with Indians -- Society of Friends 2
Church work with older people -- Society of Friends 2
Conflict management 2
Diaries 2
Ercildoun (Pa.) 2
Fox Indians 2
Housing -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1869-1934 2
Indians of North America -- Missions 2
Indians of North America -- Nebraska 2
Inner cities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Jungian Psychology 2
Lawyers -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifism -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Pacifists -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends -- History -- Sources 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social conditions 2
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Names
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 26
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 25
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 11
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 9
American Friends Service Committee 5
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Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 5
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 5
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology 4
Gwynedd Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1936) 4
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. International Outreach Committee (1974-) 4
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Religious Education Committee 4
Westtown Boarding School 4
Young Friends Movement (Philadelphia, Pa.) 4
Abington Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 3
American Young Friends Fellowship 3
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 3
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 3
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends 3
Davis, Bainbridge C., 1910-1993 3
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Germantown Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Green Street Monthly Meeting of Friends (Philadelphia, Pa.) 3
Haverford College 3
Haverford Monthly Meeting of Friends (1904-) 3
Miller, Richmond P. (Richmond Pearson), 1902-1972 3
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) 3
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia held at Spruce Street (Hicksite : 1833-1903) 3
Muncy Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955). Joint Committee on Indian Affairs (1869-1892) 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
Wilbur, John, 1774-1856 3
Woolman School (Swarthmore, Pa.) 3
Abington Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1944) 2
Abington Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
American Friends Fellowship Council 2
American Friends Service Committee. Message Committee 2
Ann Arbor Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : Ann Arbor, Mich.) 2
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 2
Black Economic Development Conference 2
Brinton family 2
Brinton, Anna Cox 2
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 2
Brinton, Joseph, 1828-1917 2
Brinton, Mary H. (Mary Howland), 1833-1870 2
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 2
Byberry Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Cheltenham Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Chester Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1827) 2
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 2
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Media, Pa.) 2
Clark, Rebecca Timbres, 1896- 2
Cleveland Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Cleveland, Ohio) 2
Conference of All Friends (1920) (London, England) 2
Cunningham, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Anne), 1934-2020 2
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends 2
Earlham College 2
Elfreth, Jacob R. Jr., 1837-1924 2
Elfreth, Jacob R., Sr., 1789-1870 2
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 2
Emlen family 2
Evans, Edward W. (Edward Wyatt), 1882-1976 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Foreign Missionary Association of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Frankford Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1805-1827) 2
Frankford Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) 2
Friendly Acres (Orphanage : Secane, Pa.) 2
Friends Center Corporation (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Friends Council on Education (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Friends Temperance Association of Philadelphia 2
General Meeting of Men and Women Primitive Friends of Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey 2
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 2
Germantown Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1877-1914) 2
Goodenow, Leanore 2
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 2
Green Street Monthly Meeting of Friends (Philadelphia, Pa.). Fair Hill Friends' Meeting 2
Gwynedd Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1714-1827) 2
Gwynedd Monthly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1936) 2
Gwynedd Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1936- ) 2
Haverford Preparative Meeting of Friends (Hicksite 1827-1950) 2
Heacock, Walter G. 2
Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933 2
Howland, David P., 1809-1852 2
Jones, Margaret E., 1895-1984 2
Kennett Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite) 2
Kennett Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1827-1904) 2
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 2
Lightfoot, Thomas, 1821-1896 2
Little Elk Meeting (Society of Friends : Hickory Hill, Pa.) 2
London Grove Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 2
Marlborough Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Media Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 2
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia 2
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia for the Western District (Philadelphia, Pa.) 2
Moorestown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (1951- ) 2
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 2
Norristown Preparative Meeting of Friends (1860-1936) 2
Ohio Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative : 1854- ) 2
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