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"A Account of the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly & Particular Meetings of the people called Quakers"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-141
Overview This manuscript book of meetings, compiled in about 1765 by an anonymous author, lists the Quaker Meetings in the Yearly Meetings of New England, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and North Carolina. According to a note on the back of the first page of the photostatic copy, the original manuscript was located at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, as of 1932, and that it had previously belonged to a woman named Mary Olney.
Dates: 1765

"John Greenleaf Whittier: Some General Characteristics of his Poetry"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-001
Overview Wilhelm Aarek's thesis, entitled "John Greenleaf Whittier: Some General Characteristics of his Poetry," provides a brief history of early American literature and the influence of religion, chiefly providing a literary analysis of John Greenleaf Whittier's poetry, including various influences on his poetry, as well as its themes and subjects.
Dates: Undated.

"An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-002
Overview The manuscript, "An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman," written by Ruth S. Abbott, describes the death of a Prussian nobleman in 1749, as an example of the ideal, peaceful death of a faithful Christian.
Dates: 1924

"Account of Isaac Coates, Joshua Sharpless & John Pierce's Visits to the Indian Reservation in Western New York"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-130
Overview This copy of an account from 1798 and 1799 was written in an unknown hand likely in the latter half of the 19th century. The volume describes Isaac Coates, Joshua Sharpless, and John Pierce's travel to Native American reservations on behalf of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Indian Committee, and the work they did while there.
Dates: Undated.

Hans Albrecht manuscript

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-003
Overview This manuscript reports Hans Albrecht's visit to the United States from Germany in 1926, written in German. Sections of the report include topics such as, "factory farms and workers questions," "politics," "prohibition," "school and culture," and "the negro problem."
Dates: 1926

Allinson and Taylor family papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-950-001
Overview This collection is comprised of the papers of the Quaker Allinson and Taylor families.
Dates: 1876-1912

Samuel Alsop Mathematical Analysis manuscript

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Identifier: HCS-001-009
Overview The collection contains a manuscript of mathematical analysis by Samuel Alsop.
Dates: 1875

William Ambler papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-002-001
Overview The collection includes a typescript and a manuscript of "History of Haverford College Football" written by William Ambler.
Dates: 1908, ca. 1990s

Annals of Haverford

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Identifier: HCS-003-056
Overview This collection contains two copies of the Annals of Haverford, one being the original manuscript version and the other a typed copy. The Annals was a contemporary account of the history of Haverford College, from its opening in 1833 through its first four years.
Dates: 1833-1837

"Memorials"

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-073
Overview These memorials are written for various Quaker women, including Hannah A. Jenkins, Mary Allen Hanbury, Hannah G. Field, Mary Mekeel, and Avis Alsop, and give brief biographical information for each woman, and many describe their final moments.
Dates: Undated.

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Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 3
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Grant, Elihu, 1873-1942 2
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Jones, Mary Hoxie 2
Leach, Robert 2
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 2
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955). Indian Committee (1827-1948) 2
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Rhoads, Sarah Wistar, 1839-1920 2
Rhoads, William Gibbons, b. 1876 2
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Albrecht, Hans 1
Aldin, Cecil Charles Windsor 1
Alexander, Herbert 1
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Allinson, William J., 1810-1874 1
Alsop, Avis 1
Alsop, J. J. 1
Alsop, Samuel 1
American Bible Society 1
American Research Center in Egypt 1
American Research Institute in Turkey 1
American School of Classical Studies at Athens 1
American Women's College in Beirut 1
Anderson, Stanley 1
Anscombe, Francis Charles 1
Armington, Caroline Helena 1
Armington, Frank Milton 1
Ashbridge, Elizabeth 1
Associated Committee of Friends on Indian Affairs 1
Austin, Samuel 1
Bainton, Roland H. 1
Ballard, Willa E. 1
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Barbour, Hugh 1
Barnes, Gregory Allen, Sir 1
Barton, Bernard 1
Bedford Farmers' Club (Bedford (Westchester County, N.Y.)) 1
Benjamin, Phillip S. 1
Bennis, Ernest H. (Ernest Henry) 1
Benson, Lewis 1
Bertsche, Faith Brown 1
Bober, Phyllis Pray 1
Bolles, Joseph 1
Borton, Hugh 1
Bowne, John, 1627-1695 1
Brate, Charlotte 1
Bringhurst, James, 1730-1810 1
Bronner, Edwin B., 1920- 1
Brown family 1
Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry 1
Cadbury, Sarah 1
Campbell, Mary C. 1
Carter, Henry, 1804-1896 1
Carter, Joseph C. 1
Childs, Isaac 1
Christ, Elizabeth Abbott 1
Clarke 1
Clement, John 1
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Creedy, Frederick 1
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Davis, John D. 1
Davis, Marguerite Scobie 1
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De Laguna, Grace Andrus 1
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