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Henry H. Albertson collection

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1110
Overview

Includes letters, many of which are by and to William Hodgson (1804-1878). All or most of the letter writers are Friends; a number of them are British Friends. Topics often include visits to other Friends, attending Meeting, health, religious or philosophical reflections, and because of the period of writing, often refer openly or obliquely to the Wilbur-Gurney controversy.

Dates: 1826-1918

Mary Albertson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG6-L8-001
Overview

Mary Albertson was born in 1895 and earned a Ph.D. from Bryn Mawr College. She joined the Swarthmore faculty in 1927 and served as chairman of the History Department from 1942 until her retirement in 1963. She died in May 1986. The collection contains notes and bibliography on index cards for book on British royal castles in the 13th and 14th centuries.

Dates: 1933-1935

Hans Albrecht manuscript

 Collection
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

Friends Historical Library album collection

 Collection — othertype: MSS-002
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-002
Overview

This collection consists of scrapbooks, commonplace books, class notebooks, autograph albums, piecebooks, and other albums that were received by the Friends Historical Library as individual volumes and not as part of a larger collection.,

Dates: 1656 - 1957

Horace Gundry Alexander Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-140
Abstract

Horace Alexander was born in England in 1889 and died in the United States in 1989. As a life-long member of the Religious Society of Friends, he was interested in Indian rights and worked with Gandhi and others for many years to lobby for it. He wrote books about Gandhi and other subjects.

Dates: 1915-1989

Alexandria Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/B/A441
Identifier: QM-B-A441
Scope and Contents

Records of Alexandria Monthly Meeting, 1802-2018. Includes men's and joint minutes 1802-1933, 1946-59, 1964-2011 (with a few gaps), women's minutes 1853-77, vital records 1823-1940, Ministers and Elders minutes 1829-1944, financial and property records 1802-1906 and 1933-34, committee records 1927-31, and miscellaneous 1960-2019.

Dates: 1802-2022

Alexandria Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/B/A442
Identifier: QM-B-A442
Scope and Contents

Records of Alexandria Preparative Meeting, 1800-62. Includes men's and joint minutes 1833-62 and financial and property records 1800-49.

Dates: 1800-1862

Alfred Monthly Meeting Records (including Finger Lakes)

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/A435
Identifier: QM-NY-A435
Overview

Includes: minutes of Alfred Monthly Meeting and its predecessor, Finger Lakes Monthly Meeting, from 1952. Vol. 1965-1969 also includes Alfred Preparative Meeting minutes, 1952-1969.

Dates: 1952-2016

Gabriel Alix Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Alix, Gabriel
Scope and Contents

Manuscripts (typescript), publicity materials, and photographs.

Dates: 1948-1950

All American Friends Conference (Oskaloosa, Ia.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-002
Overview

All American Friends Conference (1929) was a conference of Quakers from the United States and Canada which was held in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in September 1929. This collection contains a journal kept by Rebecca Thomas Miller, program, list of participants, pictures, and other records relating to the Conference.

Dates: 1929

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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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