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Aimwell School records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1183
Overview

The Aimwell School in Philadelphia was founded in 1796 by Anne Parrish (1760-1800) for the purpose of providing "a good English education" in the primary and grammar grades for underprivileged girls. It was instituted by the Society for the Free Instruction of Female Children and operated under the management of the Society of Friends.

Dates: 1796-1935

A.J. Muste Memorial Institute Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
Dates: 1974-

Fay Ajzenberg-Selove papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-001-013
Overview

The collection consists of the 1947-1950 correspondence between Fay Ajzenberg-Selove and Louis Leprince-Ringue pertaining to her translation of his book "Les Rayons Cosmiques" (The Cosmic Rays) and a 1991 copy of Ajzenberg-Selove's memoir typescript.

Dates: 1947-1950; 1991; Majority of material found within 1947-1950

Akron Council for Peace Action Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Akron Council for Peace Action
Dates: 1936-1946

Alapocas Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/Ph/A400
Identifier: QM-Ph-A400
Scope and Contents

Records include: minutes 1974-2001 ; membership records, 1975-2001 ; miscellaneous papers, 1975-2001.

Dates: 1974-2001

Alaskans for World Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Alaskans for World Peace
Abstract

Collection includes: articles of incorporation and by-laws, correspondence, newsletters, articles and letters to the editor by members; peace-related writings of Conner Sorensen; information about programs: anti-hunger, disarmament, efforts against U.S. military assistance to Nicaragua.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1986

Albany Executive and Monthly Meetings (1840-1915) Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/A410
Identifier: QM-NY-A410
Overview

Includes: Minutes (men's and joint), 1840-94 and 1894-1915; women's minutes, 1840-69; minutes of the Preparative Meeting of Ministers and Elders, 1841-87 and 1887-94; register & scrapbook, 1840-1915; Deeds and Property Records 1898-1908; contained with the Register are records of births & deaths, marriages, removals, names of the members of Albany and New Scotland Preparative Meetings, and miscellaneous items tipped in.

Dates: 1840-1915

Albany Friends Meeting (1942- ) Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/A412
Identifier: QM-NY-A412
Overview

Records of the second Albany Friends Meeting, 1942-ongoing. Includes: Minutes, 1942-1994, and newsletters, 1965-68.

Dates: 1942-1995

Albany Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/A417
Identifier: QM-NY-A417
Overview

Includes: Women's Preparative Meeting minutes, 1833-1865; Men's Preparative Meeting minutes, 1833-1870.

Dates: 1833-1894

Albert Einstein Institution Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-220
Abstract The Albert Einstein Institution was founded in 1983 and is dedicated to advancing the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world. It is committed to the defense of freedom, democracy, and the reduction of political violence through the use of nonviolent action. The principle founder of the Albert Einstein Institution is Dr. Gene Sharp. To further its mission, the Institution has supported research projects, actively consulted with resistance and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1974 -

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1755
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1145
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1080
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 777
Bryn Mawr College 235
 
Subject
Quakers -- History 593
Quakers 565
correspondence 326
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 242
manuscripts (documents) 210
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diaries 202
Quakers -- Social life and customs 177
Haverford (Pa.) 144
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 144
Quaker women 135
Quakers -- Diaries 134
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 125
letters (correspondence) 121
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 114
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Haverford 103
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 96
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 90
commonplace books 87
photographs 85
financial records 82
Quakers -- Family relationships 81
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 80
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 76
Quakers -- Education 76
Student publications 76
minutes (administrative records) 74
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 72
Society of Friends -- New Jersey 71
Quakers -- New York (State) 70
Society of Friends -- Education 69
Quakers -- Travel 68
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 67
scrapbooks 66
Poetry 63
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 62
Society of Friends -- Delaware 61
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 60
genealogies (histories) 59
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 58
Society of Friends -- Maryland 58
clippings (information artifacts) 55
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 54
Quakers -- New Jersey 54
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 48
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 47
travel literature 46
emails 45
Quaker women -- United States 42
account books 42
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 41
Quaker businesspeople 41
Quakers -- Great Britain 40
Society of Friends -- Charities 40
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 35
Quakers -- New York (State) -- New York 35
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County 35
Education 34
Swarthmore (Pa.) 34
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 33
photograph albums 33
Chester County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 32
World War, 1939-1945 32
autograph albums 32
Draft -- United States -- History -- Sources 31
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 31
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 31
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 30
Indians of North America 30
Literature 30
Society of Friends -- New Jersey -- Burlington County 30
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- Westchester County 30
Society of Friends -- Indian affairs 29
Society of Friends -- New York (State) 29
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County 29
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware County 29
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 29
autobiographies (documents) 29
notebooks 29
Conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- Sources 28
Society of Friends -- Doctrines 28
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 27
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- Sources 27
Peace -- Societies, etc. 26
Peace movements -- United States 26
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania 26
World War, 1914-1918 26
newsletters 26
Bucks County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 25
International organization -- History -- Sources 25
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 25
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 25
Quakers -- United States 25
Society of Friends -- New York (State) -- New York 25
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Sources 25
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Sources 25
Antislavery movements -- United States 24
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 24
Quakers -- Maryland 24
Quakers -- Social service 24
Youth and peace -- History -- Sources 24
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Language
English 4920
French 40
German 15
Spanish; Castilian 6
Undetermined 4
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Names
Haverford College 215
Swarthmore College 171
American Friends Service Committee 119
Bryn Mawr College 87
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 47
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 44
Civilian Public Service 41
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 39
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 35
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 33
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox : 1827-1955) 32
Westtown Boarding School 29
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 28
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 27
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 26
Pendle Hill (School: Wallingford, Pa.) 26
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 26
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 25
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 24
Fox, George 23
Penn, William, 1644-1718 21
War Resisters League 21
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 19
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 19
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 19
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 18
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 18
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 18
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 17
League of Nations 17
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 17
United Nations 17
Friends General Conference (U.S.) 16
Willoughby, George, pacifist 16
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 15
Haverford College. Office of the President 15
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 15
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 15
Pickett, Clarence, 1884-1965 15
Wilson, E. Raymond (Edward Raymond), 1896-1987 15
Woolman, John, 1720-1772 15
Adelman, Seymour, 1906-1985 14
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 14
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 14
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 14
Cope family 13
Lyttle, Bradford 13
Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 12
Comly, John, 1773-1850 12
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 12
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 12
Hallowell, Benjamin, 1799-1877 12
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 12
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 12
Kaufman, Abraham 12
Lloyd family 12
Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 12
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 12
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 11
Friends World Committee for Consultation 11
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 11
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 11
Jones, Mary Hoxie 11
Thomas, Evan W. (Evan Welling), 1890-1974 11
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 11
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 10
Elkinton, J. Passmore (Joseph Passmore), 1887-1971 10
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 10
Morris family 10
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Hicksite: 1828-1955) 10
Newton, Ray 10
Pemberton, James, 1723-1809 10
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 10
Smith family 10
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van), 1901-1995 10
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 9
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 9
Bryn Mawr College Library 9
Committee for Nonviolent Action 9
Cooper family 9
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 9
Elkinton family 9
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 9
Fothergill, Samuel 9
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 9
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 9
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 9
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 9
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 9
Lochner, Louis Paul, 1887-1975 9
McReynolds, David 9
Morris, Elliston P. (Elliston Perot), 1899-1980 9
New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Orthodox : 1828-1955) 9
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 9
Sharpless family 9
Sharpless, Isaac, 1848-1920 9
Smith, Daniel B. 9
Society of Friends 9
Taylor family 9
Witherspoon, Frances, 1886-1973 9
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