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African American Quakers

Subject Source: Local Authority: Quaker Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of Paul Cuffe printed materials

Identifier: SFHL-MSS-073
Abstract Paul Cuffe (1759-1817) was an African American Quaker, Pan-Africanist, and entrepreneur who was a leader in the Back-to-Africa movement — a political effort advocating a return of African Americans to the continent of Africa. The bulk of the collection consists of material from 1811-1817, the height of Cuffe’s international fame as he worked across Sierra Leone, England, and the United States to gather support, resources, and funds for the settlement in West Africa. The collection includes...
Dates: 1811 - 1817

Emma Lapsansky-Werner collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1325

The Emma Lapsansky-Werner collection holds material primarily related to the life and career of Emma Jones Lapsansky-Werner (1945-), History Professor and Curator of Special Collections at Haverford College from 1990-2005. The collection also holds records of family members from Emma’s maternal lineage dating back to the 1760s including members from the Jenkins, Parker and Hughes families.

Dates: 1760-2019

Bayard Rustin Collected Papers

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Rustin, Bayard
Dates: 1947-1987