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Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 97 Collections and/or Records:

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Women's Problems Group (1917-1969)

 Collection — Othertype HV/Phy/821
Identifier: QM-Phy-821
Scope and Contents

Records of the Women's Problem Group of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1949-1961.

Dates: 1949-1961

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records: Worship and Care Standing Committee (1998-2015)

 Collection — Othertype SW/Phy/410
Identifier: QM-Phy-410
Scope and Contents

Records of the Worship and Care Standing Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, 1998-2003.

Dates: 1998-2003

Records of Primitive Friends

Identifier: HC.MC-1145

Nineteenth and twentieth century records, especially minutes of Primitive Friends (Quakers) in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1832-1922

Towanda Friends Meeting Records

 Collection — Othertype SW/Ph/T707
Identifier: QM-Ph-T707
Scope and Contents

Records include minutes, 1998-2012 (gaps), financial records, 1998-2016, and miscellaneous papers.

Dates: 1998-2016

Judy and Michael Van Hoy Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-341
Abstract The papers of Judy and Michael Van Hoy, members of Green Street Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, who have been deeply involved in social justice concerns particularly through the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Workcamps programs. Both also were active in international workcamps, especially in Kenya. Judy Van Hoy maintained correspondence with many international workcampers, including extensive correspondence with Jane Swart, a South African who worked at the Quaker Peace Centre...
Dates: 1967 - 2015

Samuel Wetherill Correspondence

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-257
Abstract Samuel Wetherill (1736-1816), a Philadelphia manufacturer of cloth, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals, was a birthright Quaker born in Burlington, N.J. During the Revolutionary War, he actively supported the military effort and was disowned from Philadelphia Monthly Meeting in 1779. In 1781, he, along with other disowned Quakers, founded an independent Quaker meeting, called the Society of Free Quakers. This collection contains correspondence primarily from another group of disowned Quakers...
Dates: 1780-1816

Whiteland Preparative Meeting of Friends Records

 Collection — Othertype HV/Ph/P100
Identifier: QM-Ph-P100
Scope and Contents

Records include: Orthodox meeting minutes, 1822-1853 and 1858-1902; records of the building of the Whiteland Meetinghouse in 1879

Dates: 1822-1922