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George Beyer papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1304
Overview

Materials related to the personal life of Quaker George Beyer and to his work with the Pennsylvania Historical Marker program.

Dates: 1923-1994

John W. Biddle letter

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-252
Overview

This collection contains an autographed letter written by John W. Biddle.

Dates: 1925

Robert Birgeneau protest materials

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Identifier: HCQ-000-001
Overview

This collection consists of two fliers and two buttons related to Robert Birgeneau's presence at Haverford College's commencement in 2014 as well as correspondence between Haverford students and alumni and President Dan Weiss regarding William Bowen's commencement speech.

Dates: 2014

John Bishop letter to John W. Chambers

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Identifier: HCS-003-105
Overview

The collection contains one letter written by John Bishop to John W. Chambers describing his experiences at Haverford College.

Dates: 1836 December 15

David S. Bispham letter to Mr. Mellor

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Identifier: HCS-003-137
Overview

This collection consists of a letter from David S. Bispham, Haverford College Class of 1876, to a Mr. Mellor, probably Ralph Mellor, Haverford College Class of 1899. In the letter, Bispham discusses a piece he has written that may be performed by the Haverford Cap and Bells Club and the Glee Club, possibly as part of a fundraiser.

Dates: 1914 June 13

Cornelia Blow letterbook

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Identifier: HC.MC-801-02-006
Overview This collection is composed of the single handwritten letterbook of Cornelia Blow. The volume is comprised of personal correspondence primarily addressed to Blow’s mother and father on her travels through Europe with her traveling companion Meade between the dates of November, 1862 and May, 1863. Additionally included are a copy of a letter from Blow’s mother addressed to Blow and one pressed fern. Letters are written from a variety of European locations including Liverpool, Paris, Bordeaux,...
Dates: 1862-1863

Phyllis Pray Bober papers

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Identifier: BMC-2004-08
Overview Phyllis Pray Bober (b. 1920) received her B.A. from Wellesley College in 1941. In 1973 she accepted the position of Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Bryn Mawr College which she held until 1980. Bober's life long interest in culinary history led to courses, "historical banquets", and a book: Art, Culture, and Cuisine: Ancient and Medieval Gastronony. The collection consist of miscellaneous materials on Bober's career, miscellaneous research notes, typescripts, materials...
Dates: 1940 - 2002
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Bowles family correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-1212
Abstract The Bowles family was deeply involved with Quaker missionary and relief work during the 20th century. In 1900, the Bowles moved to Japan under the auspices of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and managed the Friends School and established the Tokyo Friends Center. During World War II, the Bowles family moved to Hawaii and worked with war refugees. The Bowles family correspondence consists of correspondence from Gilbert and Minnie Pickett Bowles to their son Gordon Townsend Bowles from 1922 to...
Dates: 1922-1960

Branch Family correspondence

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-028
Overview

This collection is comprised of the correspondence of the Branch family.

Dates: 1899-1921

Zelma Corning Brandt papers

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Identifier: BMC-M92
Overview Zelma Corning Brandt (1891-1990) was a social crusader active throughout the twentieth century. Her chief interests included the independence and development of colonial countries, American Indian affairs, nuclear disarmament, women’s issues, and geriatric concerns. The collection consists of correspondence, travel notes, diaries and writings, and publications and reports, especially from 1960-1989. Brandt’s longevity and attention to detail provide a complete view of various world and...
Dates: 1906 - 1989
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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correspondence 354
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Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 8
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 7
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Cope family 5
Evans family 5
Harvard University 5
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 5
Jones, Mary Hoxie 5
Morris family 5
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 5
Brown family 4
Evans, Thomas, 1798-1868 4
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 4
Hamm, Thomas D. 4
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 4
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 4
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 4
Rhoads, Samuel, 1806-1868 4
Sharpless family 4
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 4
Shipley family 4
Stokes family 4
Allen family 3
Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 3
American Red Cross 3
American School of Classical Studies at Athens 3
Bacon family 3
Benson, Lewis 3
Borton, Hugh 3
Brinton, Anna Cox 3
Brinton, Howard Haines, 1884-1973 3
Cadbury family 3
Civilian Public Service 3
Comfort family 3
Cope, Thomas Pim 3
Earlham College 3
Fothergill, Samuel 3
Friends Girls School (Tokyo, Japan) 3
Friends World Committee for Consultation 3
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 3
Jones, Sybil 3
Jones, Thomas Elsa, 1888-1973 3
Kite family 3
Ly , Juwan Usang 3
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Hicksite) 3
Morley, Christopher 3
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 3
Morris, Margaret Hill 3
Morris, Samuel Buckley (1791-1859) 3
Nitobe, Inazō, 1862-1933 3
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Indian Committee 3
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 3
Rhoads, James E. (James Evans), 1828-1895 3
Scattergood family 3
Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 3
Swarthmore College 3
Thomas, Arthur Henry, 1872-1942 3
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 3
Walton family 3
Wheeler, Daniel, 1771-1840 3
Wistar family 3
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 2
Allinson family 2
Allinson, Samuel, 1739-1791 2
American Women's College in Beirut 2
Archaeological Institute of America 2
Associated Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 2
Association for the Care of Coloured Orphans (Cheyney, Pa.) 2
Association of Friends for the Relief of Freedmen (New York, N.Y.) 2
Bacon, Francis R. (Francis Rogers), 1888-1965 2
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 2
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 2
Benezet, Anthony 2
Bettle family 2
Bettle, Samuel 2
Bowles, Minnie, 1868-1958 2
Brinton family 2
Bronner, Edwin B., 1920- 2
Brown, Caroline Cadbury, 1851-1914 2
Brown, Mary Wistar, 1807-1842 2
Brown, Moses, 1793-1879 2
Brown, Moses, 1829-1883 2
Brown, Thomas Kite, 1851-1929 2
Brown, Thomas Kite, 1885-1944 2
Cadbury, Anna K (Anna Kaighn), 1846-1923 2
Cadbury, Catherine J. 2
Cadbury, Emma, 1875-1965 2
Cadbury, Lydia Caroline Brown, 1889-1978 2
Cadbury, William Warder 2
Canton Christian College 2
Carpenter, Rhys 2
Cary, John R. 2
Chase, Thomas 2
Clark family 2
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