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Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]
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""A.J. Muste Acc. 2017-071 and 2018-027""
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Acc. 2017-071 and 2018-027
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1765
Extent: 1 folders
This manuscript book of meetings, compiled in about 1765 by an anonymous author, lists the Quaker Meetings in the Yearly Meetings of New England, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and North Carolina. According to a note on the back of the first page of the photostatic copy, the original manuscript was located at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, as of 1932, and that it had previously belonged to a woman named Mary Olney. (View full finding aid.)
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"A Account of the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly & Particular Meetings of the people called Quakers"
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HC.MC.975.07.141
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1 folders
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1765
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This manuscript book of meetings, compiled in about 1765 by an anonymous author, lists the Quaker Meetings in the Yearly Meetings of New England, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and North Carolina. According to a note on the back of the first page of the photostatic copy, the original manuscript was located at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, as of 1932, and that it had previously belonged to a woman named Mary Olney.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 02 linear feet (1 volume)
The biographical account of Thomas Kite describes Kite's early life, his convincement (conversion to Quakerism), and his testimonies against Elias Hicks during the Hicksite-Orthodox separation. (View full finding aid.)
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"A Brief Account of Thomas Kite"
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HC.MC.975.07.057
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The biographical account of Thomas Kite describes Kite's early life, his convincement (conversion to Quakerism), and his testimonies against Elias Hicks during the Hicksite-Orthodox separation.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1890
Extent: .2 linear feet (1 volume)
Typed copy of the play manuscript found in the British Library. (View full finding aid.)
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"A Journey to Bath: A Comedy"
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HC.MC.801.07.009
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.2 linear feet (1 volume)
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1890
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Typed copy of the play manuscript found in the British Library.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 015 linear feet (1 volume)
The manuscript of "A Memorable instance of Divine guidence and protection," as told to Sarah Taylor by Jane Fearon and James Dickinson, two Quaker ministers, tells the story of Fearon and Dickinson's experience when on a religious visit to Scotland circa 1680. (View full finding aid.)
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"A Memorable instance of Divine guidance and protection"
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HC.MC.975.07.029
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The manuscript of "A Memorable instance of Divine guidence and protection," as told to Sarah Taylor by Jane Fearon and James Dickinson, two Quaker ministers, tells the story of Fearon and Dickinson's experience when on a religious visit to Scotland circa 1680.
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"A Short Account of a visit made by Isaac Jackson to Friends on the Western Shore of Maryland: 1776"
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HC.MC.975.11.017
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 04 linear feet (1 volume)
The single volume autobiography of Jane Hoskins, entitled "A Short Narrative of the Life of Jane Hoskins," details her early life, an account of her convincement (conversion to Quakerism), her passage to Pennsylvania as an indentured servant, and her Quaker beliefs and religious reflection. (View full finding aid.)
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"A Short Narrative of the Life of Jane Hoskins"
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HC.MC.975.07.048
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The single volume autobiography of Jane Hoskins, entitled "A Short Narrative of the Life of Jane Hoskins," details her early life, an account of her convincement (conversion to Quakerism), her passage to Pennsylvania as an indentured servant, and her Quaker beliefs and religious reflection.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript describing Joshua Sharpless's visit to Native American tribes in New York state with John Pierce and Henry Simmons. The inside cover includes the signature of Aaron Sharpless, and it appears that he may have copied the manuscript from the diaries of Joshua Sharpless. (View full finding aid.)
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"Account of a visit paid to the Indians in New York State"
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HC.MC.975.07.132
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This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript describing Joshua Sharpless's visit to Native American tribes in New York state with John Pierce and Henry Simmons. The inside cover includes the signature of Aaron Sharpless, and it appears that he may have copied the manuscript from the diaries of Joshua Sharpless.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 06 linear feet (1 volume)
This copy of an account from 1798 and 1799 was written in an unknown hand likely in the latter half of the 19th century. The volume describes Isaac Coates, Joshua Sharpless, and John Pierce's travel to Native American reservations on behalf of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Indian Committee, and the work they did while there. (View full finding aid.)
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"Account of Isaac Coates, Joshua Sharpless & John Pierce's Visits to the Indian Reservation in Western New York"
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HC.MC.975.07.130
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06 linear feet (1 volume)
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This copy of an account from 1798 and 1799 was written in an unknown hand likely in the latter half of the 19th century. The volume describes Isaac Coates, Joshua Sharpless, and John Pierce's travel to Native American reservations on behalf of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Indian Committee, and the work they did while there.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1945
Extent: 06 linear feet (1 volume)
This manuscript, entitled "Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought," edited by Francis Doan Hole, includes a description of his early life, attendance at Earlham College, and essays written by Allen David Hole, which include "The Prophet," "Fundamental Concepts," "Real Safeguards for Individuals and Nations," and "He doeth all things well." (View full finding aid.)
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"Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought"
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HC.MC.975.07.046
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06 linear feet (1 volume)
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1945
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This manuscript, entitled "Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought," edited by Francis Doan Hole, includes a description of his early life, attendance at Earlham College, and essays written by Allen David Hole, which include "The Prophet," "Fundamental Concepts," "Real Safeguards for Individuals and Nations," and "He doeth all things well."
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Princeton University Library. Special Collections. [Contact Us]
1947-1949
Extent: 2 boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Consists of drafts of, and material related to, American author Paul Blanshard's American Freedom and Catholic Power (1949) (View full finding aid.)
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"American Freedom and Catholic Power" Collection
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C0145
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2 boxes (0.8 linear feet)
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1947-1949
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Consists of drafts of, and material related to, American author Paul Blanshard's American Freedom and Catholic Power (1949)
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University of Pennsylvania: Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1936-1943
Extent: 0.5 linear foot (1 box)
This collection contains incomplete annual series of several true-crime magazines from the 1930s and 1940s, including Crime Confessions, Official Detective Stories, Secret Detective Cases, Sensational Detective Cases, and Tru-Life Detective Cases. They are collected in three binders, under the title "American Pulp Fiction, Volumes 1-3." (View full finding aid.)
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"American Pulp Fiction" true crime magazine collection
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1375
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1936-1943
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This collection contains incomplete annual series of several true-crime magazines from the 1930s and 1940s, including Crime Confessions, Official Detective Stories, Secret Detective Cases, Sensational Detective Cases, and Tru-Life Detective Cases. They are collected in three binders, under the title "American Pulp Fiction, Volumes 1-3."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 02 linear feet (1 volume)
Henry Stanley Newman's "Among the Red Indians" provides a narrative of Newman's travels among North American Indigenous peoples west of the Mississippi River in 1889. The manuscript was prepared for Mary S. Kimber when she was proposing to write a book on the work that American Friends did with Indigenous peoples, which was published in 1917 and entitled "Friends and the Indians." Newman's manuscript was never published. The manuscript describes the various Indigenous settlements that Newman and his wife visited on their travels, the Indigenous people they interacted with, including the Musckogee, and the landscape. (View full finding aid.)
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"Among the Red Indians"
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HC.MC.975.07.070
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Henry Stanley Newman's "Among the Red Indians" provides a narrative of Newman's travels among North American Indigenous peoples west of the Mississippi River in 1889. The manuscript was prepared for Mary S. Kimber when she was proposing to write a book on the work that American Friends did with Indigenous peoples, which was published in 1917 and entitled "Friends and the Indians." Newman's manuscript was never published. The manuscript describes the various Indigenous settlements that Newman and his wife visited on their travels, the Indigenous people they interacted with, including the Musckogee, and the landscape.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
Mary Pennington's autobiographical manuscript includes descriptions of her early life, the events leading up to her convincement (conversion to Quakerism), her attendance at Quaker meetings, a description of her marriage and her husband (Isaac Pennington), a description of her husband's family (particularly his mother), a description of a battle at London between "Parliment and the King" at Houndslow-heath, and a description of the English Civil War and upheaval it caused. (View full finding aid.)
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"An Abstract from the Life of Mary Pennington, formerly Springett"
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HC.MC.975.07.076
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Mary Pennington's autobiographical manuscript includes descriptions of her early life, the events leading up to her convincement (conversion to Quakerism), her attendance at Quaker meetings, a description of her marriage and her husband (Isaac Pennington), a description of her husband's family (particularly his mother), a description of a battle at London between "Parliment and the King" at Houndslow-heath, and a description of the English Civil War and upheaval it caused.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1872-1873
Extent: 06 linear feet (1 volume)
This manuscript, written by Joshua Maule, describes Hannah Hall's religious visit to England, Scotland, and Ireland. The manuscript describes her trip, including details of her travel, meetings attended, and Quaker families visited. The volume includes extracts of some of Hall's letters. (View full finding aid.)
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"An Account of a Religious Visit, Made by Hannah Hall"
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HC.MC.975.07.133
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1872-1873
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This manuscript, written by Joshua Maule, describes Hannah Hall's religious visit to England, Scotland, and Ireland. The manuscript describes her trip, including details of her travel, meetings attended, and Quaker families visited. The volume includes extracts of some of Hall's letters.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1772
Extent: 06 linear feet
This anonymously written volume provides a list of every meeting held in Colonial United States in 1772. Entries include the locations and dates of the yearly and quarterly meetings, and each entry for a monthly meeting includes a list of the particular meetings belonging to that monthly meeting. Meetings for Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland. The volume includes an index for the meetings at the back. (View full finding aid.)
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"An Account of all the Yearly, Quarterly, Monthly and Particular Meetings of the Friends of America, 1772"
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HC.MC.975.07.122
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06 linear feet
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1772
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This anonymously written volume provides a list of every meeting held in Colonial United States in 1772. Entries include the locations and dates of the yearly and quarterly meetings, and each entry for a monthly meeting includes a list of the particular meetings belonging to that monthly meeting. Meetings for Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland. The volume includes an index for the meetings at the back.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1924
Extent: 01 linear feet (1 volume)
The manuscript, "An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman," written by Ruth S. Abbott, describes the death of a Prussian nobleman in 1749, as an example of the ideal, peaceful death of a faithful Christian. (View full finding aid.)
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"An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman"
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HC.MC.975.07.002
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1924
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The manuscript, "An Account of the Death of a Prussian Nobleman," written by Ruth S. Abbott, describes the death of a Prussian nobleman in 1749, as an example of the ideal, peaceful death of a faithful Christian.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1823
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
Frederick Schmidt's "An Account of the Origin and Progress of the Christian Society of Friends at Minden" provides a historical and semi-autobiographical narrative of Schmidt and his Friend John Rasch, and their involvement in the Society of Friends in present day Germany. The narrative particularly focuses on John Rasch's efforts to begin a community of Quakers in Minden, Germany, in the late 18th to early 19th centuries. The narrative also discusses Schmidt's own trials in adhering to a pious spiritual life during his early adulthood, his life at the Hessian court, and his discovery and eventual convincement to Quakerism. (View full finding aid.)
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"An Account of the Origin and Progress of the Christian Society of Friends at Minden"
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HC.MC.975.07.080
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1823
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Frederick Schmidt's "An Account of the Origin and Progress of the Christian Society of Friends at Minden" provides a historical and semi-autobiographical narrative of Schmidt and his Friend John Rasch, and their involvement in the Society of Friends in present day Germany. The narrative particularly focuses on John Rasch's efforts to begin a community of Quakers in Minden, Germany, in the late 18th to early 19th centuries. The narrative also discusses Schmidt's own trials in adhering to a pious spiritual life during his early adulthood, his life at the Hessian court, and his discovery and eventual convincement to Quakerism.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1758
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
The manuscript of Joseph Bolles, entitled "An Addition to the book, entitled, The Spirit of the Martyrs revived. It being a short account of some Remarkable Persecution in New England," was originally written in 1758. This volume is a handwritten copy, copied by Charles E. Pratt at an unknown date. The volume details the history of British Quaker martyrs in New England. (View full finding aid.)
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"An Addition to the book, entitled, The Spirit of the Martyrs Revived. It being a short account of some Remarkable Persecution in New England"
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HC.MC.975.07.014
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1758
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The manuscript of Joseph Bolles, entitled "An Addition to the book, entitled, The Spirit of the Martyrs revived. It being a short account of some Remarkable Persecution in New England," was originally written in 1758. This volume is a handwritten copy, copied by Charles E. Pratt at an unknown date. The volume details the history of British Quaker martyrs in New England.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1885
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (2 volumes)
In addition to providing genealogical information about his ancestors, Barclay White's family history and autobiography describes his early life in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and his work with various Native tribes as an "Indian Agent." (View full finding aid.)
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"An Autobiography and Family History"
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HC.MC.975.07.097
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0.4 linear feet (2 volumes)
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1885
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In addition to providing genealogical information about his ancestors, Barclay White's family history and autobiography describes his early life in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and his work with various Native tribes as an "Indian Agent."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 0.63 linear feet (4 volumes)
Robert Barclay's "Apology for the True Christian Divinity," translated into French by Georges Liens, summarizes the early Quaker theological concerns of the beliefs of Friends as Barclay heard them preached by George Fox and other influential Friends. (View full finding aid.)
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"Apologie de la Vraie Theologie Christienne"
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HC.MC.975.07.009
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0.63 linear feet (4 volumes)
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Robert Barclay's "Apology for the True Christian Divinity," translated into French by Georges Liens, summarizes the early Quaker theological concerns of the beliefs of Friends as Barclay heard them preached by George Fox and other influential Friends.
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Princeton University Library. Special Collections. [Contact Us]
1920s
Extent: 2 boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Consists of a copy of an unpublished manuscript by Thomas Clinton Pears (Princeton Class of 1907), entitled "The Archives: Being the History of a Family, 1775-1899," which constitutes his transcription and editing of original Pears family papers in Pittsburgh, Pa. (View full finding aid.)
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"Archives: Being the History of a Family, 1775-1899," by Thomas Clinton Pears
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C0579
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2 boxes (0.8 linear feet)
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1920s
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Consists of a copy of an unpublished manuscript by Thomas Clinton Pears (Princeton Class of 1907), entitled "The Archives: Being the History of a Family, 1775-1899," which constitutes his transcription and editing of original Pears family papers in Pittsburgh, Pa.
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John J. Wilcox, Jr. LGBT Archives, William Way LGBT Community Center [Contact Us]
1990-1997
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Au Courant (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 22.5 linear feet
Au Courant was a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, based LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) news publication which began production in 1982 and ceased production in 2000. The Au Courant photographs, 1990-1997, consist of photographs taken for use in the publication. (View full finding aid.)
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"Au Courant" photographs
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Au Courant (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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Ms.Coll.23
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22.5 linear feet
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1990-1997
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Au Courant was a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, based LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) news publication which began production in 1982 and ceased production in 2000. The Au Courant photographs, 1990-1997, consist of photographs taken for use in the publication.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1902-1911
Extent: 0.125 linear feet (1 volume)
The autobiography of Augustine Jones describes Jones's early life in Maine, the death of his father, his early experiences growing up as a Quaker, his time spent in his uncle's house, political upheaval leading to Civil War, the free labor movement, Jones's work as a teacher at a Friends School in Maine, and a description of his experiences during the Civil War era. (View full finding aid.)
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"Autobiography of Augustine Jones"
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HC.MC.975.07.052
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0.125 linear feet (1 volume)
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1902-1911
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The autobiography of Augustine Jones describes Jones's early life in Maine, the death of his father, his early experiences growing up as a Quaker, his time spent in his uncle's house, political upheaval leading to Civil War, the free labor movement, Jones's work as a teacher at a Friends School in Maine, and a description of his experiences during the Civil War era.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1941
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
Photocopy of a typed manuscript written by Mildred Ayars Purnell, submitted as partial fulfillment for her master's in English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. (View full finding aid.)
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"Bernard Barton, Quaker Poet"
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HC.MC.975.07.139
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0.2 linear feet
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1941
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Photocopy of a typed manuscript written by Mildred Ayars Purnell, submitted as partial fulfillment for her master's in English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1955
Extent: 0.125 linear feet (1 volume)
The biography of Joshua Longstreth Baily, written by Alfred Baily, includes a brief history of the Baily family, and is largely comprised of extracts of Joshua Baily's letters. (View full finding aid.)
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"Biographical Sketch of Joshua Longstreth Baily"
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HC.MC.975.07.007
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1955
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The biography of Joshua Longstreth Baily, written by Alfred Baily, includes a brief history of the Baily family, and is largely comprised of extracts of Joshua Baily's letters.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1937-1938
Extent: 0.33 linear feet (2 volumes)
These manuscripts of "Book of Epistles of George Fox, Founder of Quakerism," which was originally written in 1714 by Thomas Richardson, are typed transcripts of the original document, as compiled by Thomas Richardson's descendants, Edward Wanton Smith, Esther Morton Smith, and Anna Wharton Wood. The manuscript includes an introduction which discusses the history of Thomas Richardson's volume of the epistles of George Fox and its inheritance to subsequent generations, and provides biographical information for Thomas Richardson. Letters in the volume include those to Men and Women's Quarterly and Monthly Meetings, to Friends in Barbados, to Friends in Maryland and Virginia, and to Friends in Dublin. (View full finding aid.)
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"Book of Epistles of George Fox, Founder of Quakerism"
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HC.MC.975.07.031
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0.33 linear feet (2 volumes)
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1937-1938
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These manuscripts of "Book of Epistles of George Fox, Founder of Quakerism," which was originally written in 1714 by Thomas Richardson, are typed transcripts of the original document, as compiled by Thomas Richardson's descendants, Edward Wanton Smith, Esther Morton Smith, and Anna Wharton Wood. The manuscript includes an introduction which discusses the history of Thomas Richardson's volume of the epistles of George Fox and its inheritance to subsequent generations, and provides biographical information for Thomas Richardson. Letters in the volume include those to Men and Women's Quarterly and Monthly Meetings, to Friends in Barbados, to Friends in Maryland and Virginia, and to Friends in Dublin.
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1972
Extent: 0.15 linear feet (1 volume)
The manuscript of Eugene C. Elser's dissertation analyzes the rhetoric of George Fox in his journal entries and analyzes George Fox as a "charismatic communicator." (View full finding aid.)
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"Charismatic Communication: A Critical Analysis of the Rhetorical Behaviors of George Fox, Founder of the Society of Friends"
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HC.MC.975.07.028
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0.15 linear feet (1 volume)
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1972
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The manuscript of Eugene C. Elser's dissertation analyzes the rhetoric of George Fox in his journal entries and analyzes George Fox as a "charismatic communicator."
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Chestnut Hill Historical Society [Contact Us]
1960-1995
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Chestnut Hill Local (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 26.7 linear feet
Established in 1958, the Chestnut Hill Local emerged as a community forum and since has become an award-winning, independent weekly newspaper serving the neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, PA and the surrounding communities of Northwest Philadelphia. The "Chestnut Hill Local" Collection, 1960-1995, consists of photographs taken by photographers of the newspaper, as well as related clippings. It is arranged into two series: "Series I. Portraits/Headshots" and "Series II: Subject files." (View full finding aid.)
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"Chestnut Hill Local" Collection
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Chestnut Hill Local (Philadelphia, Pa.).
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CHHS.2007.1-2
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26.7 linear feet
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Established in 1958, the Chestnut Hill Local emerged as a community forum and since has become an award-winning, independent weekly newspaper serving the neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, PA and the surrounding communities of Northwest Philadelphia. The "Chestnut Hill Local" Collection, 1960-1995, consists of photographs taken by photographers of the newspaper, as well as related clippings. It is arranged into two series: "Series I. Portraits/Headshots" and "Series II: Subject files."
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Undated.
Extent: 04 linear feet (1 volume)
Charles Fremont Taylor's manuscript, entitled "Civilization's Next Step, Columbia, America's Goddess of Liberty, Appeals to the Nations," discusses European politics and potential solutions for peaceful international political interaction. This copy was produced for Haverford College president Isaac Sharpless. (View full finding aid.)
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"Civilization's Next Step"
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HC.MC.975.07.105
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04 linear feet (1 volume)
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Charles Fremont Taylor's manuscript, entitled "Civilization's Next Step, Columbia, America's Goddess of Liberty, Appeals to the Nations," discusses European politics and potential solutions for peaceful international political interaction. This copy was produced for Haverford College president Isaac Sharpless.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 02 linear feet (1 volume)
Shortened to "Clarke's Dialogue," the sermon's full title is: "A Dialogue Between a Real Christian and Seeker of Christ by an Europian Educated & Brought up in the Establish'd Church of England" written by "a schoolmaster near Burlington named Clarke." (View full finding aid.)
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"Clarke's Dialogue"
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HC.MC.975.07.020
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02 linear feet (1 volume)
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Shortened to "Clarke's Dialogue," the sermon's full title is: "A Dialogue Between a Real Christian and Seeker of Christ by an Europian Educated & Brought up in the Establish'd Church of England" written by "a schoolmaster near Burlington named Clarke."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
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"Corrections of Journey in North America"
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HC.MC.975.11.014
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0.1 linear feet
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
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"Corrections of News of a Trumpet Sounding in the Wilderness"
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HC.MC.975.11.034
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08 linear feet
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1952
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Paul M. James's manuscript, entitled "Cromwell and the Quakers: A Historical Dissertation," compares the lives of Oliver Cromwell and George Fox, their relationship to each other, and their affect on the Puritan movement in England. The manuscript was James's thesis for his bachelor's from University College, University of Wales, in 1952. (View full finding aid.)
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"Cromwell and the Quakers: A Historical Dissertation"
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HC.MC.975.07.050
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0.1 linear feet (1 volume)
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1952
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Paul M. James's manuscript, entitled "Cromwell and the Quakers: A Historical Dissertation," compares the lives of Oliver Cromwell and George Fox, their relationship to each other, and their affect on the Puritan movement in England. The manuscript was James's thesis for his bachelor's from University College, University of Wales, in 1952.
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Undated.
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection is comprised of the single volume "Det Norske kvekersamfunns Historie i forste Halvdel av det 19de Hundrearet," which translates from Norwegian to "The Norwegian Quaker History in the First Half of the 19th Century." (View full finding aid.)
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"Det Norske kvekersamfunns Historie i forste Halvdel av det 19de Hundrearet"
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HC.MC.975.07.051
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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This collection is comprised of the single volume "Det Norske kvekersamfunns Historie i forste Halvdel av det 19de Hundrearet," which translates from Norwegian to "The Norwegian Quaker History in the First Half of the 19th Century."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1966
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Henry Chandlee Forman's "Early Nantucket and its Whale Houses" describes the history of 17th and 18th century Nantucket, including the "pioneers" of Nantucket, the history of the town planning and building, and the early economy of Nantucket, which was dependent on fishing and sheep-shearing. (View full finding aid.)
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"Early Nantucket and its Whale Houses"
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HC.MC.975.07.030
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0.25 linear feet
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1966
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Henry Chandlee Forman's "Early Nantucket and its Whale Houses" describes the history of 17th and 18th century Nantucket, including the "pioneers" of Nantucket, the history of the town planning and building, and the early economy of Nantucket, which was dependent on fishing and sheep-shearing.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 05 linear feet (1 volume)
The typed speech of Samuel Austin, entitled "Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends," focuses on the history of "Pagan Education" and the transition to "Christian Education." It also highlights early Quaker education and educators. (View full finding aid.)
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"Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends"
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HC.MC.975.07.006
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05 linear feet (1 volume)
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The typed speech of Samuel Austin, entitled "Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends," focuses on the history of "Pagan Education" and the transition to "Christian Education." It also highlights early Quaker education and educators.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1947
Extent: 06 linear feet (1 volume)
Frank O. Wargny's 1947 master's thesis at John Hopkins University, entitled "Education of the Freedmen by Baltimore Quakers during the Civil War and Reconstruction Period," describes the efforts of Philadelphia and Baltimore area Quakers to provide education to freed slaves during and after the Civil War. It provides a brief history of Philadelphia area Quakers' abolition efforts prior to the Civil War, including the work of Benezet and Woolman, but the majority of the manuscript focuses on the years during the Civil War and Reconstruction. The volume includes the following chapters: Preliminaries, Efforts of Philadelphia Orthodox Friends, Efforts of Philadelphia Hicksite Friends, The Baltimore Association for the moral and educational Improvement of the Colored People, and Teaching the Freedmen. (View full finding aid.)
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"Education of the Freedmen By Philadelphia and Baltimore Quakers During the Civil War and Reconstruction Period"
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HC.MC.975.07.094
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06 linear feet (1 volume)
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1947
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Frank O. Wargny's 1947 master's thesis at John Hopkins University, entitled "Education of the Freedmen by Baltimore Quakers during the Civil War and Reconstruction Period," describes the efforts of Philadelphia and Baltimore area Quakers to provide education to freed slaves during and after the Civil War. It provides a brief history of Philadelphia area Quakers' abolition efforts prior to the Civil War, including the work of Benezet and Woolman, but the majority of the manuscript focuses on the years during the Civil War and Reconstruction. The volume includes the following chapters: Preliminaries, Efforts of Philadelphia Orthodox Friends, Efforts of Philadelphia Hicksite Friends, The Baltimore Association for the moral and educational Improvement of the Colored People, and Teaching the Freedmen.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1932
Extent: 0.15 linear feet (1 volume)
Joseph Hutchinson Smith's "English Fairies, A History of Belief" explores the history of English belief in fairies. The manuscript is divided into two sections: "The origin and development of the belief" and "The literary expression of the belief." The manuscript includes illustrations from early sources to be included in the published volume, as well as minor edits and annotations. (View full finding aid.)
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"English Fairies, A History of Belief"
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HC.MC.975.07.088
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0.15 linear feet (1 volume)
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1932
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Joseph Hutchinson Smith's "English Fairies, A History of Belief" explores the history of English belief in fairies. The manuscript is divided into two sections: "The origin and development of the belief" and "The literary expression of the belief." The manuscript includes illustrations from early sources to be included in the published volume, as well as minor edits and annotations.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1683
Extent: 0.13 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection is comprised of the single, handwritten volume of the epistles and sermons of George Fox, ca. 1683. The inside cover of a later binding attributes the volume to Thomas Richardson, dated 1714. However, it has been speculated that the volume may have been written originally by one of George Fox's secretaries. (View full finding aid.)
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"Epistles and Sermons of George Fox"
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HC.MC.975.07.117
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0.13 linear feet (1 volume)
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1683
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This collection is comprised of the single, handwritten volume of the epistles and sermons of George Fox, ca. 1683. The inside cover of a later binding attributes the volume to Thomas Richardson, dated 1714. However, it has been speculated that the volume may have been written originally by one of George Fox's secretaries.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1840-1844
Extent: 04 linear feet (1 volume)
According to the note on the inside cover of "Essays in Prose and Verse," the essays and poetry inside were written by Samuel Morris when he was 13, and again later when he was a student at Haverford College in 1843. This volume is a copy of the original, and is copied by Beulah S. Morris, who wrote this copy as a gift for her father, on his 55th birthday, in 1846. The volume is largely comprised of poetry, but also includes short stories and personal essays related to family, nature, travel, and religion. (View full finding aid.)
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"Essays in Prose and Verse"
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HC.MC.975.07.068
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04 linear feet (1 volume)
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1840-1844
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According to the note on the inside cover of "Essays in Prose and Verse," the essays and poetry inside were written by Samuel Morris when he was 13, and again later when he was a student at Haverford College in 1843. This volume is a copy of the original, and is copied by Beulah S. Morris, who wrote this copy as a gift for her father, on his 55th birthday, in 1846. The volume is largely comprised of poetry, but also includes short stories and personal essays related to family, nature, travel, and religion.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
"Foundations of English Literature," written by F.B. Gummere, a professor of English at Haverford, discusses the history of the English language, and the history of various genres of English literature. (View full finding aid.)
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"Foundations of English Literature"
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HC.MC.975.07.135
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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"Foundations of English Literature," written by F.B. Gummere, a professor of English at Haverford, discusses the history of the English language, and the history of various genres of English literature.
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Undated.
Extent: 06 linear feet (1 volume)
Thomas Raeburn White wrote this manuscript for his children and their descendants. The volume begins with a brief genealogical history of White's ancestors, who came from England or Scotland, and initially settled in the Carolinas. White describes how the family migrated to Indiana when his father was a child, in search of a more religiously tolerant community, and provides brief family history for his mother and father. White also describes his childhood, early education, Quaker experiences, college years at Earlham College, and business endeavors in adulthood. (View full finding aid.)
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"From the Wabash to the Delaware"
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HC.MC.975.07.098
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06 linear feet (1 volume)
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Thomas Raeburn White wrote this manuscript for his children and their descendants. The volume begins with a brief genealogical history of White's ancestors, who came from England or Scotland, and initially settled in the Carolinas. White describes how the family migrated to Indiana when his father was a child, in search of a more religiously tolerant community, and provides brief family history for his mother and father. White also describes his childhood, early education, Quaker experiences, college years at Earlham College, and business endeavors in adulthood.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1976
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 volume)
This autobiography describes Morris Wistar Wood's early life, his education, his travels in the United States and abroad, his time spent teaching and in academic administration at various schools, including at a school in Lingnan, at the Culver Military Academy, the University of Pennsylvania, Westtown School, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Wood also describes his family life with his wife Evelyn, and their children. (View full finding aid.)
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"From World War One to the Bicentennial: An Autobiography"
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HC.MC.975.07.100
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0.1 linear feet (1 volume)
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1976
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This autobiography describes Morris Wistar Wood's early life, his education, his travels in the United States and abroad, his time spent teaching and in academic administration at various schools, including at a school in Lingnan, at the Culver Military Academy, the University of Pennsylvania, Westtown School, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Wood also describes his family life with his wife Evelyn, and their children.
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John J. Wilcox, Jr. LGBT Archives, William Way LGBT Community Center [Contact Us]
1989-1995
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Gaydreams (Radio show : Philadelphia, Pa.).
Extent: 2 linear feet
Gaydreams was among the first gay radio programs in the United States when it debuted in 1974 on the University of Pennsylvania's public radio station WXPN out of Philadelphia. The Gaydreams audio recordings, 1989-1995, consist of dozens of tapes of the radio show in several formats. (View full finding aid.)
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"Gaydreams" audio recordings
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Gaydreams (Radio show : Philadelphia, Pa.).
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Ms.Coll.8
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2 linear feet
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1989-1995
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Gaydreams was among the first gay radio programs in the United States when it debuted in 1974 on the University of Pennsylvania's public radio station WXPN out of Philadelphia. The Gaydreams audio recordings, 1989-1995, consist of dozens of tapes of the radio show in several formats.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1946
Extent: 0.13 linear feet (1 volume)
Edward A. Manice's "George Fox, Quakers, Negroes, and Slavery on Barbados 1671-1675" describes the ways in which Quakers in Philadelphia and surrounding areas engaged with slavery in Barbados in the 17th century. The manuscript was written as an essay for Manice's senior history class at Yale University. (View full finding aid.)
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"George Fox, Quakers, Negroes, and Slavery on Barbados, 1671-1675"
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HC.MC.975.07.063
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0.13 linear feet (1 volume)
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1946
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Edward A. Manice's "George Fox, Quakers, Negroes, and Slavery on Barbados 1671-1675" describes the ways in which Quakers in Philadelphia and surrounding areas engaged with slavery in Barbados in the 17th century. The manuscript was written as an essay for Manice's senior history class at Yale University.
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
Undated.
Extent: 04 linear feet (1 volume)
Emil Fuch's manuscript "George Fox, Seine Botschaft, Seine Wesen un Seine Leben" is written in German. In English, the title of the manuscript is "George Fox, his Message, his Essence, and his Life." (View full finding aid.)
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"George Fox, Seine Botschaft, Seine Wesen und Seine Leben"
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HC.MC.975.07.033
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04 linear feet (1 volume)
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Emil Fuch's manuscript "George Fox, Seine Botschaft, Seine Wesen un Seine Leben" is written in German. In English, the title of the manuscript is "George Fox, his Message, his Essence, and his Life."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1968
Extent: 0.33 linear feet
Douglas Heath's "Growing up in College: Liberal Education and Maturity" expands upon Heath's work, "Explorations of Maturity," and studies a small group of young men at a single college using the "theory of maturity." The book aims to assist educators to clarify the goals of liberal education, and to explore what types of environmental determinants affect healthy development in young adults. (View full finding aid.)
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"Growing up in College: Liberal Education and Maturity"
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HC.MC.975.07.043
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0.33 linear feet
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1968
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Douglas Heath's "Growing up in College: Liberal Education and Maturity" expands upon Heath's work, "Explorations of Maturity," and studies a small group of young men at a single college using the "theory of maturity." The book aims to assist educators to clarify the goals of liberal education, and to explore what types of environmental determinants affect healthy development in young adults.
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Undated.
Extent: 06 linear feet
Katherine Paxson's family history/memoir, entitled "Growing Up Quaker," includes vignettes describing various events in Paxson's life, which she recorded to pass on to her family members. Includes biographical entries for her grandfathers, Isaac H. Thompson and Thomas E. Anderson; her grandmothers, Anne W. Hutton Thompson and Nancy Almina Anderson; her father, I. Walter Thompson; and her sister, Ruth Thompson Davidson. Vignettes describe Paxson's "Early Years," "Summer Days," "Twelfth Street Friends Meeting," her mother's influence in her life, "Visiting Grandpa and Grandma in N.C.," "Ecumenical Outreach," and "Westtown School." (View full finding aid.)
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"Growing Up Quaker"
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HC.MC.975.07.072
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Katherine Paxson's family history/memoir, entitled "Growing Up Quaker," includes vignettes describing various events in Paxson's life, which she recorded to pass on to her family members. Includes biographical entries for her grandfathers, Isaac H. Thompson and Thomas E. Anderson; her grandmothers, Anne W. Hutton Thompson and Nancy Almina Anderson; her father, I. Walter Thompson; and her sister, Ruth Thompson Davidson. Vignettes describe Paxson's "Early Years," "Summer Days," "Twelfth Street Friends Meeting," her mother's influence in her life, "Visiting Grandpa and Grandma in N.C.," "Ecumenical Outreach," and "Westtown School."
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Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]
1984
Extent: 03 linear feet (1 volume)
Mark Webster's academic paper applies Hegel's theory of positivist Christian religions to two sects of Quakers, which Webster calls the Evangelical Friends and the Liberal Friends, and which Webster sees as the two least positivist Quaker groups. In the paper, Webster describes Hegel's theory of positivity, examines the history of Quakers through this theory, applies the theory to the two Quaker sects, and examines how different degrees of positivity in the two groups affected their reactions to the Vietnam War. (View full finding aid.)
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"Hegel's Theory of Positivity: An Application to Two Quaker Sects"
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HC.MC.975.07.096
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03 linear feet (1 volume)
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1984
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Mark Webster's academic paper applies Hegel's theory of positivist Christian religions to two sects of Quakers, which Webster calls the Evangelical Friends and the Liberal Friends, and which Webster sees as the two least positivist Quaker groups. In the paper, Webster describes Hegel's theory of positivity, examines the history of Quakers through this theory, applies the theory to the two Quaker sects, and examines how different degrees of positivity in the two groups affected their reactions to the Vietnam War.
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