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All Friends Regional Meeting Records

 Collection — othertype: SW/NY/A456
Identifier: QM-NY-A456
Overview

Includes: Minutes, 1929-1977 and 1978-1996, and clerks' papers, 1941-1984, including correspondence, reports, etc.

Dates: 1929-1996

Allen and Roberts Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1155
Overview

Primarily the letters of the interconnected Philadelphia-area Quaker families, Allen and Roberts, in the period 1846-1931. The a large potrion of letters were are from Sarah H. Roberts Allen, Susan Janney Allen, and Lillie Allen, as well as Lizzie Roberts, though there are a considerable number from Samuel Allen, inventor of some agricultural tools as well as the "flexible flyer" sled.

Dates: 1846-1931

Charles Allen letters

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-226
Overview

This collection contains letters written by Charles Allen to members of his family.

Dates: 1879-1896

Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract

Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

Allen Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-001
Overview Contains the papers of the Allen Family, a Quaker family of Philadelphia and Delaware County, Pennsylvania, which traced its ancestry back to one of William Penn's commissioners. Includes papers relating to the Allen and related Breidenhart, Casdorp, Gibbons, Hubley, Jacobs, Matlack, and Samuel families. The Allen family papers contain extensive genealogical material, family correspondence, journals and memorials which provide excellent source material on Quaker family life in the 19th...
Dates: 1700-1954

Marilou Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-002-002
Overview

Papers of Marilou Allen, longtime Haverford administrator and head of 8th Dimension and the Women*s Center, which highlight her involvement with Haverford College's administration, multicultural and minority issues on campus, psychological services, and student groups.

Dates: 1972 - 2010

William C. Allen diaries

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-001
Overview

Diaries of William C. Allen's religious visits around the world from 1904 to 1937. Entries generally describe the customs, manners, language, transportation, food, and religious beliefs of each location Allen visited, as well as Quaker meetings he lead and religious and political leaders he met with in each place he visited. One volume of the collection does not record a religious visit, but is a record of Allen's thoughts on World War I, which he kept during 1917.

Dates: 1904-1937

William Charles Allen Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Allen, William Charles
Overview

William C. Allen was born in 1857 in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Society of Friends. Allen was deeply opposed to war and wrote often about the problems of propaganda, censorship, conscription, imperialism, and the munitions industry. He traveled widely and wrote many articles about his experiences abroad.

Dates: 1895-1937; Majority of material found within 1913-1937

Alliance for Conscientious Objectors Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-088
Abstract The Alliance for Conscientious Objectors (AFCO), based in Seattle (Washington), was founded in 1970 by John Long and Paul Anderson, who served as its national coordinator. It changed its name in 1972 to represent a wider scope of purpose. During this time, conscientious objectors who performed two years of alternate service, the same period as those drafted into the military served, were not entitled to Veterans Administration benefits under the GI Bill of Rights. By 1974 AFCO had reached a...
Dates: 1970-1974

Alliance for Nuclear Accountability Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-250
Abstract The Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA), is a national network of organizations working to address issues of nuclear weapons production and waste cleanup. The organization was founded in Colorado in 1987 as the Military Production Network (MPN). In 1997 the name was name to the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability. The headquarters of the organization are in Washington D.C. and its members work together as a network to influence national policies related to nuclear weapons production,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990-

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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1755
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Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1080
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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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